Archive for the ‘Professional Audio’ Category

Behringer UMA25S Controller Keyboard

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2008

After a bit of a quiet period on the professional audio front here at Gadgetoid we’re coming back full force with a focus on producing professional sounding podcasts. Nestled within a recent shipment of gear from Behringer, with which to do just that, came the Behringer UMA25S which has nothing much to do with podcasting […]

Sennheiser High Quality In-Ear Phones

Friday, December 19th, 2008

Now that Sennheiser have finished aggressively stomping their competition into oblivion by producing superb headphone products in almost every category imaginable they are free to try some slightly more ambitious projects. First out of the door are the IE 6, IE 7, and IE 8, which have no relation to Internet Explorer. IE, here, stands […]

Line6 Pocket POD Express And BackTrack+mic

Thursday, December 18th, 2008

Just in the nick of time for Christmas, if you haven’t already been sensible and grabbed your special someone (yourself) a gift, we’ve got hold of a Line6 Pocket POD Express and BackTrack+mic to give you the low-down on these cute little gadgets.

KORG KAOSSILATOR Limited Edition Pink

Wednesday, December 17th, 2008

It’s never too late for a last minute Christmas impulse buy, and KORG are certainly playing that market with the pink KORG KAOSSILATOR. The much adored, portable and diminutively sized portable synthesizer is now available in limited quantities in an obnoxious but, if I’m honest, rather fetching pink and white. If you want to set […] iPhone Synthesizer And Controller Review

Wednesday, November 5th, 2008

I was fortunate enough to get my hands on a couple of days before its release. Now, a couple of days after, I have been absolutely stunned by the iPhone synthesizer and even bought the application, despite already having it, to support the small but talented development team who have invested months in this […] iPhone Synthesizer Hits The App Store

Friday, October 31st, 2008

The long awaited synthesizer/controller combination,, for the iPhone is now available for your music production pleasure. Alas, I’ve been so addicted to actually playing with it, and so busy traveling down for the Microsoft Christmas Showcase that I didn’t have time to crank out a review to coincide with its release, rest assured a […] Groundbreaking Synthesizer For The iPhone

Thursday, August 28th, 2008

I’ve been pining for a quality synthesizer application on the iPhone since picking one up a few weeks ago. seems to deliver almost exactly what I was looking for, and it boggles the mind that I only discovered it yesterday. is set to sequeeze every last drop of functionality and controllability out of […]

Sound Control Stores Acquired By Professional Music Technology

Friday, June 13th, 2008

Professional Music Technology, winner of “Best UK Music Retailer Chain” for two years running has taken on Sound Control stores in Norwich, Leeds and Manchester Salford adding to their existing stores in Birmingham, Northampton, Oxford, Romford and Southend. This is good news for our local Norwich store which will remain under the management of Giles […]

Warwick Streamer LX LTD 2008 4 And 5 String Basses

Friday, June 13th, 2008

Warwicks annual limited edition bass model has arrived and this year it’s set to be the undeniably gorgeous envy of bass players the world over. The humble sounding Warwick Streamer LX LTD 2008 boasts an impressive real-wood aesthetic with an exotic madrona burl top and matching burl pickup covers complemented by a swamp ash body […]

LIMS: Korg “nanoSeries” Controllers

Friday, June 13th, 2008

Korg has unveiled their new nanoSeries controllers at the London International Music Show 2008. nanoSeries consists of the nanoKEY Slim-line USB Keyboard, nanoPAD Slim-line USB Controller and nanoKONTROL Slim-line USB Controller. All three controllers heavily emphasise both compactness and somehow also functionality with intuitive layouts and bucketloads of controls packed into a small form factor.