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Slate Digital Premieres Virtual Buss Compressors
New from Slate Digital is Virtual Buss Compressors, a collection of three analog-modeled dynamics processors. These compressors include modeled behavior for transformers, tubes, phase and harmonic distortion, and more. The three compressors are: the FG4014, a modern and clean design for musical but transparent compression, intended for everything from full mixes to overheads and acoustic guitar; the FG8014, a hybrid model of what Slate calls “a famous British console compressor combined with characteristics of another famous compressor known for its red faceplate”, for punchy and rich sound, with a drive control to enhance transformer saturation that makes it suitable for drums, drum busses, and rock/pop/hip hop/etc. mixes; and the FG MU, a modeled Fairchild 670 with Variable-Mu characteristics added for warm and deeply musical character, and a special Mid/Side mode. All three compressors include a highpass filter and a wet/dry mix knob for built-in parallel compression. The compressors can be used alone or in a signal chain with user-selectable processor order. Price: $249 • More from: Slate Digital, www.slatedigital.com

Applied Acoustics Systems Updates Lounge Lizard
Lounge Lizard EP-4 is the newest version of the popular electricpiano modeled virtual instrument from Applied Acoustics Systems. Available in VST, Audio Units, and RTAS plug-in formats as well as standalone applications for Mac OS X and Windows, Lounge Lizard EP-4 uses physical modeling to provide unparalleled nuance in its Rhodes and Wurlitzer electric piano emulations. The new version offers new eq and compressor modules, a new multi-effect processor, 200 new presets, and a new user interface. The new version now offers 32- and 64-bit native operation for both Windows and Mac OS X. Look for a review soon. Price: $199 (upgrades start at $39) More from: Applied Acoustics Systems, www.applied-acoustics.com; dist. in USA by ILIO, www.ilio.com

Eve Audio Monitors Come To North America
TruNorth Music And Sound has been named the North American distributor for the Eve Audio line of monitors. These speakers use a folded-ribbon tweeter and honeycomb glass-fiber woofers combined with internal Burr-Brown A/D converters and DSP to easily tweak each monitor for optimal sound in its chosen installation position. The firm’s most affordable speakers are its biamplified 2-way models: the SC204 with a 4" woofer and 50W (woofer)/50W (tweeter) of power, the SC205 with a 5" woofer and 50W/50W of power, the SC207 with a 6.5" woofer and 100W/50W, and the SC208 with an 8" woofer and 150W/50W. Look for a review of the SC205 soon. Eve also makes 3-way monitors and subwoofers, with a line of 4-way speakers coming later in 2013. Prices (each): SC204, $499; SC205, $675; SC207, $999; SC208, $1175 More from: EVE Audio, eveaudio.com; dist. in North America by TruNorth Music and Sound, www.trunorth musicandsound.com
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Recording - February 2013

Recording - February 2013
Fade In.
Contents
Talkback.
Fast Forward.
The Production Of Clare Fischer’s CD ¡Ritmo!
Big Money Drums.
Recording Fundamentals. Chapter 14: Sweet Spot Conundrums—Part 1.
Sonodyne SM200Ak Studio Monitors.
AKG D12 VR Reference Kick Drum Microphone.
Shure KSM9HS.
Radial Engineering Firefly Tube DI.
Audio-Technica AT4047MP.
Zoom Q2HD Handy Video Recorder.
iOS Music Tools: Take Control!
Emotiva Pro airmotiv 4 and airmotiv 6 Powered Studio Monitors.
DPA Microphones Reference Standard Mics.
Sony Creative Software Sound Forge Pro Mac.
Lewitt DTP 640 REX Dual-Element Kick Drum Mic.
Readers’ Tapes.
Miking An Orchestra—Rock Band And Symphony.
Stereo From A Mono Mic.
Advertiser Index.
Fade Out.
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Recording - February 2013 - Cover2
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Recording - February 2013 - Fade In.
Recording - February 2013 - 5
Recording - February 2013 - Contents
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Recording - February 2013 - Talkback.
Recording - February 2013 - 9
Recording - February 2013 - Fast Forward.
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Recording - February 2013 - The Production Of Clare Fischer’s CD ¡Ritmo!
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Recording - February 2013 - Big Money Drums.
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Recording - February 2013 - Recording Fundamentals. Chapter 14: Sweet Spot Conundrums—Part 1.
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Recording - February 2013 - Sonodyne SM200Ak Studio Monitors.
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Recording - February 2013 - AKG D12 VR Reference Kick Drum Microphone.
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Recording - February 2013 - Shure KSM9HS.
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Recording - February 2013 - Radial Engineering Firefly Tube DI.
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Recording - February 2013 - Audio-Technica AT4047MP.
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Recording - February 2013 - Zoom Q2HD Handy Video Recorder.
Recording - February 2013 - 43
Recording - February 2013 - iOS Music Tools: Take Control!
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Recording - February 2013 - Emotiva Pro airmotiv 4 and airmotiv 6 Powered Studio Monitors.
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Recording - February 2013 - DPA Microphones Reference Standard Mics.
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Recording - February 2013 - Sony Creative Software Sound Forge Pro Mac.
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Recording - February 2013 - Lewitt DTP 640 REX Dual-Element Kick Drum Mic.
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Recording - February 2013 - Readers’ Tapes.
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Recording - February 2013 - Miking An Orchestra—Rock Band And Symphony.
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Recording - February 2013 - Stereo From A Mono Mic.
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Recording - February 2013 - Advertiser Index.
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