A Chat With The Purple One's '80s Engineer Peggy McCreary
“Hollywood Sound called us, they said ‘Do you have an engineer and a studio available for the weekend,”...
Engineered to meet the needs of the modern day musician, the Blue Microphones Ember Condenser Microphone is...
The IK Multimedia iRig Micro Amp is a compact, battery-powered amplifier with a whole lot to offer. Doubling...
Multi-Effects and Sound Modules
Recording and Interfaces
Triggers and Hardware
Hardware and Accesories
Lighting and Stage
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