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Roland at NAMM
Roland has introduced a wide variety of digital music products at the NAMM show. For keyboard players, the company displayed several devices including an upright grand, two digital pianos, a few entry-level products and a 320-watt stereo amplifier. The TD-4S offers drummers...
Blue reveals Hummingbird microphone at NAMM
Blue unveiled its Hummingbird Class A small-diaphragm microphone at NAMM. Based on the Blue B1's cardioid capsule, the Hummingbird has a head that rotates 180 degrees, measures just 70mm (6.7 inches) tall, and offers a signal-to-noise ratio of 85.5dB-A and a maximum sound pressure level of 130dB. Shipping...
Akai intros APC40 at NAMM
At the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) expo, Akai showed the APC40 MIDI control surface it has developed in conjunction with Ableton, making it the first such device to be ready to run out of the box with the Ableton Live music editing software. As there is...
LTI-1 to showcase at NAMM
The RapcoHorizon Company is planning to unveil its new LTI-1 stereo interface at Winter NAMM 2008. The device, which is designed to connect laptops to audio equipment via a 3.5mm plug and a 3-foot attached cable, features bult-in ground lift switches as well as a -20db pad...
M-Audio at NAMM
M-Audio has unveiled new offerings at the 2007 Winter NAMM show in Anaheim. New products on the show floor include Torq Xponent, Studiophile AV 40, Studiophile AV 20, GForce Virtual String Machine, Way Out Ware KikAxxe, KeyRig 49, and more. M-Audio's Torq Xponent is designed...
Roland Music Gear at NAMM
Famed digital music hardware creator Roland today marked its presence at the NAMM music expo by revealing three new production tools. Highlighted in the announcements is the pictured MV-8000, an all-in-one production unit. The device handles virtually every stage of song creation,...
M-Audio at 2005 NAMM
M-Audio today made several announcements at the Summer NAMM conference, including Fast Track Pro mobile 4x4 audio/MIDI interface (pictured at right), the ProKeys 88 premium stage piano; shipment of Abelton's Live 5 music production software; ProSessions Producer, a comprehensive...
Prototype of Moog's space-controlled synthesizer unveiled at NAMM 2014, shipping to be determined
Electronic instrument maker Moog unveiled a prototype of its latest space-controlled synthesizer at this weekend's NAMM 2014 show, the Theremini. Theremins use two field-generating metal rods to control pitch vertically and volume horizontally, based on the proximity of the user's hands to each end....
BOSS at NAMM '09
Demoing at this year's NAMM show in Anaheim, BOSS has announced several new products, beginning with the ME-70 guitar processor. The device is a floor model related to the ME-50, and is said to feature a new Preamp section, a fourth footswitch, and a COSM engine based on the...
Pioneer at NAMM 2008
Pioneer this morning opened up the NAMM music expo with two digital offerings in its Pro DJ lineup. The MEP-7000 (shown) is aimed at a modern DJ who may never bring stacks of vinyl or regular CDs to a set. Dual DVD drives allow it to play and mix both traditional music CDs...
Digidesign at NAMM
Digidesign (booth 6606, Hall A) today introduced a range of new products designed to work with Pro Tools 7 software as well as the purchase of Trillium Lane Labs, a developer of effects and utilities plug-ins for Pro Tools systems, including the TL Space convolution reverb and the TL EveryPhase phaser...
App for iPad a response to customer requests
Music software company MakeMusic kicked off its NAMM industry trade show presence with a pair of announcements: in February, the company will make an as-yet-untitled iPad viewer app available for its Finale sheet-music users that will let them view print and play electronic...
Interface now handles USB2, phantom power switches
Motu's popular 828mk3 audio interface has finally gone dual-platform, adding USB2 to the familiar Firewire (FW400) connections. The revised model, called the 828mk3 Hybrid, also adds a computer-controllable pad and 48V phantom power switches for two mic inputs, along with plug-and-play...
Korg shows updated Kaossilator Pro music pad
Korg at the NAMM audio show has introduced its latest music control pad, the Kaossilator Pro. The new device improves over the existing Kaossilator by retaining its features but endowing it with the KP3's capabilities. Users get 200 sounds and 15 effects at their disposal,...
Marks debut of A-Pro series
Cakewalk has revealed several new products at NAMM, most notably the A-Pro series of MIDI keyboards. The collection is USB-based, and includes the A-300 Pro, A-500 Pro and A-800 Pro, which have 32, 49 and 61 keys, respectively. Each sports a number of secondary controls such...
Numark has announced at NAMM that it's displaying Stealth Control, a professional DJ controller that comes with Native Instruments Traktor LE and MixMeister Fusion Live software. With a design based around Numark's previous control devices, it provides the same two decks...
USB Recording Kit
Alesis has announced its USB Recording Kit, a complete computer-recording system on display at the NAMM show. The bundles allows recording higher quality audio by combining AM2 condenser microphones and two-way active studio monitors with a digital audio recording interface....
Canvastic, SlotZ Racer
In brief: Future Sonics has announced that new models of the Atrio earphones are shipping and that visitors to its booth at NAMM will be able to receive free ear impressions. Canvastic has announced that it will be continuing to search for technology leaders among school districts...
Native Audio 8 DJ
Native Instruments opened its appearance at the NAMM expo by unveiling the Audio 8 DJ interface for serious live artists. Made to connect to virtually every device a DJ might need during a performance, the device has four pairs of RCA inputs and outputs as well as MIDI input...
Logic Pro 7.2 for Intel
Apple is showing an Intel-native version of its high-end audio application, Logic Pro 7 at the NAMM music show in Anaheim, Calif, according to a new report. Ahead of schedule in its development, Apple reportedly will release the new Logic Pro 7.2 update in February 2006, according to Macworld. The professional...
Spark XL 2.7, PowerCore for OS X at NAMM
At NAMM 2003, TC Works debuted Spark XL 2.7 with integrated CD-burning functions under Mac OS X, showcased its Assimilator processing tool, and announced a Mac OS X driver for its PowerCore DSP card.
BitHeadz to unveil synth pack at NAMM
BitHeadz is expected to release Unity Synth Expander 1 -- a software suite that provides additional synthesizer plug-ins for the Unity 3.0 product line -- early next year. It will be previewed at this year's Winter NAMM show in San Francisco. The entire package will include 500 sounds that can be used...
Kontakt: new sampling app at NAMM 2002
At NAMM 2002, Native Instruments today released a new sampling application Kontakt, offering support for standard sample playback and manipulation abilities as well as realtime time-stretching and resynthesis, graphical breakpoint envelopes, an integrated loop editor, analog-modelled filters, visually...
NI demos, intros 3 products at NAMM
At winter NAMM 2001, Native Instruments introduced new products, including : Reaktor 3.0 software for sound synthesis, sampling and effects processing. ersion 3 offers optimized performance, a redesigned user interface and new functions and modules. It is due in April for $500. Ni-Spektral,...
Roundup: Mac market share, NAMM news
Over the weekend we noted Steve Jobs' pledge to continue the fight for market share, new products from NAMM (SmartCode Pro, updated KOL plug-ins, Altiverb ), confirmation of Belkin's VGA-ADC adapter, and a new PowerBook G4 sleeve carrying case. We also noted the release of MacAMP 2.01, QuickTime authoring...
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