Partner Profile: Exponential Audio
The feature of the Focusrite’s Plugin Collective in April 2017 is the R2, which Michael describes as “a character reverb; a reverb that's meant to be heard”.
Free Exponential Audio plug-in
This month's Plug-in Collective offer is the Exponential Audio R2 stereo reverb plug-in. Worth $239, R2 is free for Focusrite hardware customers.
Greg Wurth Brings Clarett on Steve Vai's Passion and Warfare Tour
"“To make all this happen, one of the things I needed to do was to put together a rig that would let the drummer hit a foot switch, which would trigger Pro Tools to play the backing tracks..."
Westwind Media Increases Efficiency of Its Audio Post-Production Studios with Focusrite RedNet Interfaces
Founded by television veterans – composer Mike Post and producers Stephen J. Cannell and Steven Bochco...
FabFilter’s Sound Obsession
FabFilter entered the industry with a gem of a plugin. 2004’s FabFilter One, a virtual monosynth...
Get 25% off FabFilter plug-ins
If you register a Focusrite hardware product, you get a 25% discount off the Pro-Q 2 equaliser and Pro-DS de-esser plug-ins from FabFilter throughout March 2017.
Better. Faster. Easier. And until 30th April 2017, more affordable too. Buy now and save $100/€100 on a top-line Clarett Thunderbolt interface.
RedNet at CHOP
Focusrite RedNet Components Help the Christian House of Prayer, Near Fort Hood, TX, Transition to Digital Live Sound
Jake Morelli’s Clarett 8Pre & Octopre
Plenty of artists come from musical families: There are the Bachs and the BeeGees, the Cash/Carters and the Coltranes, the Wainwrights and the Winans... the list goes on and on.
We’ve taken the Interface Shootout to New York
We’ve moved our Interface Shootout blind listening test to New York City, battling out Thunderbolt interfaces Focusrite Clarett 8PreX, Apogee Ensemble and Universal Audio Apollo 8p.
Beyond Perfection: D16 Emulate Classic Gear
The D16 product featured in the Focusrite Plugin Collective is Syntorus, a double-path analogue chorus inspired by classic units from the ’80s.
Syntorus: free throughout February
Syntorus double path analogue chorus from D16 Group Audio Software is free throughout February, you just have to register a hardware product or sign in by 28 February 2017.
Richard Chycki on Red 4Pre
If you were to judge solely from his resumé, Richard Chycki wouldn’t seem like someone who has much time for frivolity—the man has had one serious career.
Receive free access to Addictive Keys
The Addictive Keys virtual instrument from XLN Audio is now included for free with all Focusrite audio interfaces
Empower your DAW with Flux’s sound science
Flux have established a reputation as one of the leading brands in audio plugin design, with a focus on creating intuitive and technically innovative audio software tools with unparalleled sound quality.
Get Pure Analyzer Studio Session for free
Focusrite customers can now receive free access to Studio Session Analyzer from Flux
Scarlett OctoPre: The ideal way to expand your studio
Have you reached the point where you simply don't have enough inputs? The new Scarlett Octopres could be the answer.
Interface Shootout 2
Our Clarett 8PreX 26x28 Thunderbolt interface has now won two back-to-back Interface Shootout blind listening tests
Tool Up With The Plugin Collective
Make the most of free plugins from iZotope, Eventide, Sound Radix & Positive Grid.
Blending overdubbed vocals with live ensembles using Eventide's 2016 Stereo Room
Focusrite Christmas Gear Giveaway
Christmas is coming and we’re getting into the festive spirit with our Christmas Giveaway competition...
Win an OctoPre
Are you in need of a major upgrade to your multitrack recording capabilities?
Get creative with BIAS FX
While BIAS FX is designed with guitar processing in mind, it’s a really useful tool elsewhere in your mix. Mike Senior (Sound On Sound) takes you through some creative uses...
What artists are saying about Clarett
Check out what some of our artists have to say about the Clarett range.
Steve McGuire- "The convenience of the iTrack Dock cannot be overstated".
"She Sells Sanctuary," “Fire Woman;” “Love Removal Machine”—these are tunes that have blasted their way through the eardrums...
Focusrite Announces First Windows Driver For Clarett Range
New driver allows Windows users to enjoy the high-performance, low-latency Clarett interfaces.
Positive Grid Joins Plug-in Collective
Positive Grid’s contribution to the Focusrite Plugin Collective is BIAS FX, a guitar effects processor that’s “designed from the ground up with no-compromise mindset on sound quality,”
Better. Faster. Easier. And until 31st December 2016, more affordable too.
Clarett 8Pre and 8PreX. Better. Faster. Easier. And until 31st Decemeber 2016, more affordable too.
Eventide’s Five Decades Of Dominance
Eventide is one of the recording industry’s most respected brands, and like many pro audio companies, it came from humble beginnings with bright ideas.
Mission Impossible: Sound Radix and their assault on convention
It’s easy to get stuck in your ways, whether using the same synth patches and plugin presets on your tracks, or sticking to the arbitrary recording conventions of yore.
Ian Hultquist - Red 4Pre is the answer to my entire checklist.
He was only in fifth grade, and Ian Hultquist was already zeroing in on a career in composing music for movies, even if he didn’t quite know it yet.
Introducing Clarett OctoPre
Focusrite has announced the launch of a new eight-channel mic pre/A-D/D-A, the Clarett OctoPre, designed to allow the rapid addition of eight mic/line inputs and line outputs with the company's successful Clarett range of audio interfaces, or other interfaces that include ADAT optical I/O.