Sculptor Epic Risers
May 9, 2017

Gothic Instruments SCULPTOR Epic Risers – designing the sounds

From alerting a movie audience to impending danger through to creating anticipation before an awesome drop in an EDM track, risers have a place in many musical scenarios and have one thing in common – they are key to initiating that kick of adrenaline among your listeners. ‘Epic Risers‘ is the latest instalment in Gothic Instruments‘ SCULPTOR series of sound design tools, following on from SCULPTOR Live Impacts and SCULPTOR…

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November 30, 2016

‘Doctor Strange’ audio team reveal how iZotope software played a starring role in post production

October saw the exciting release of Marvel Studios’ newest film ‘Doctor Strange’ featuring big names such as Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Rachel McAdams. On the post production side of the things, the audio team have revealed that iZotope products RX5 Audio Editor and Iris 2 played a major part in preparing the audio of this film to be ready for the big screen. iZotope had a chat with Emmy award-winning…

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April 27, 2016

Which iZotope RX tools fit your audio needs?

Now at its fifth version, iZotope’s RX is well known as an industry leading tool for repairing, restoring and enhancing audio but did you know iZotope now offer a choice of RX solutions depending on the nature of the sound/project, the severity of the audio issues and the level of user experience? From the musician who just wants to remove an unwanted background noise from a recent recording session to…

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December 22, 2015

To buy or not to buy? Audition virtual instruments and effects plugins for free!

We understand that you want to make sure your hard earned cash isn’t wasted and many of our brands do too. That’s why you’ll find quite a few effects plugins and instruments from the likes of Toontrack, iZotope, Rob Papen and more, offering free demo versions – some with a time constraint of 30 days or less and others with unlimited use but with cut down features. Here’s a few of…

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November 20, 2015

We talk to Elbow’s sound engineer and iZotope fan Danny Evans

This week we had a chat to front of house, sound engineer Danny Evans Danny’s notable work includes acts such as festival favourites Elbow and homegrown alt rockets New Fast Automatic Daffodils. We talked to him about his musical past, his studio, and his use of iZotope products…  

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October 27, 2015

iZotope RX 5 first impressions by producer Jan ‘Stan’ Kybert

Jan ‘Stan’ Kybert is a UK-based Producer, Mixer, Engineer who has worked with a number of major artists including Noel Gallagher, Massive Attack and Miles Kane. Over the last few years, a lot of Stan’s time has been dedicated to producing and mixing Paul Weller’s 2012 number one album ‘Sonik Kicks’ and this year’s release ‘Saturn’s Pattern’ which reached number 2 in the UK Album charts. He also heads up…

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September 30, 2015

The nominees are in for the Sound on Sound awards 2016

The nominees are in for this years Sound on Sound awards and our brands have done us proud yet again. The SOS editorial team and writers, got together and reviewed hundreds of products, whittling them down to the very best and now its down to you to choose the outstanding product in each category.

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