A Guide to buying an Audio Interface for Computer Recording

Posted on Thu 09 March 2017 in entries • Tagged with 18i20, 2i2, 2i4, apollo, buying a audio interface, firewire, focus rite, GUIDE TO BUYING AN AUDIO INTERFACE FOR COMPUTER RECORDING, had, how to, INTERFACES, octopre, prism, thunderbolt, u22, uad, usb

Every computer music setup needs a way of getting signals into and out of the computer, and to achieve this you really need to invest in an 'audio interface', often referred to as a “sound card”.

“But I have a headphone output and microphone input on my computer already. Why …

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Have you Discovered Propellerhead Discover, yet?

Posted on Wed 25 February 2015 in entries • Tagged with 2i2, bundle, focusrite, interface, reason, reason bundles 2015, recording, scarlett, solo, usb


Still currently in beta version, but already with loads of users and a growing community, Propellerhead’s Discover is the place to create, share and collaborate on musical projects on-line.

As a web-based collaboration platform, Discover allows users to upload and share projects that can be worked on by musicians …

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Posted on Wed 06 February 2013 in Computer Music • Tagged with 18i20, 18i6, 2i2, 2i4, 8i6, ableton, ableton live 8, ableton live 9, ableton suite 8, ableton suite 9, akai, apc20, apc40, focusrite, impulse, Launchpad, Novation, scarlett, sl mkii, zero sl mkii

Ableton Live 8 Bundles ThumbAnd when we say 'AMAZING', we really mean it! Grab Ableton Live in some fantastic bundles with interfaces, MIDI keyboards and DJ/studio controllers and make HUGE savings! For example, grab Ableton Live 8 with a FREE upgrade to Ableton Live 9 and a professional audio interface for less money …

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Posted on Thu 03 November 2011 in entries • Tagged with 2i2, audio, focusrite, interface, scarlett


When I bought my first ever audio interface, I forked out £99 for a 2-in, 2-out device with minimal features, average sounding preamps, USB 1.1 connectivity and a copy of Cubase LE. At the time, this seemed like a bargain to me, but things have changed since then. In …

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