Canadian Music Trade - October/November 2021 - Page 72
Quilter Labs AJ Ghent 12 Amplifier Quilter Labs has released the AJ Ghent signature edition amplifier , which features the power of the Quilter Tone Block 202 overlaid on the Celestion Copperback speaker and with tilt legs for stage and performance monitoring .
The AJ Ghent 12 features : Overdrive 202 ; a BlockDock 12 cabinet with a Celestion Copperback speaker ; laser-engraved tilt-back legs and badge ; XLR and headphone output ; a second overdrive channel with independent level control ; and onboard limiter , digital reverb , and three band EQ .
AJ Ghent , a famed lap steel player , says the signature amp offers his ideal combination of tone and sustainability . From clean to dirty , the combination of the Overdrive 202 and cab delivers the vocal-like sound Ghent is known for .
PreSonus Revelator io24 USB-C Audio Interface PreSonus is shipping the Revelator io24 USB-C audio interface , which integrates high-headroom mic preamps , a two-channel loopback mixer , and extensive processing to deliver professionalsounding results for streaming , podcasting , and music production .
Flexible and versatile , the Revelator io24 is the only audio interface designed for both recording and streaming , according to the company . Its easy-to-use mixer lets users quickly record Zoom calls or Skype interviews and add backing tracks and sound effects for podcasts , livestream performances , music production , and more . The Stream Mix mode is engaged with the click of a button , and the complete mix – analog inputs , loopback channels , reverb , and effects – are routed to the USB output . From there , it can easily be sent to streaming software .
Two analog mic / instrument / line inputs with PreSonus ’ professional-grade XMAX-L microphone preamps , which can be stereo linked , make the Revelator io24 a high-quality production front-end . User can also get two balanced 1 / 4-in . line outputs , a high-powered headphone output , professional metering , and zero-latency monitoring . Up to 24-bit , 96 kHz audio can be recorded to the included Studio One Artist or other recording and production software . The Revelator io24 ’ s simple loopback mixer makes it easy to add backing tracks to livestream performances or conference in a Zoom caller to a podcast .
Black Lion PG-P Portable Power Conditioner Black Lion Audio has released the PG-P Portable Power Conditioner , a studio-class power conditioner featuring proprietary PG-P portable filtering technology to provide the same noise filtering found in the majority of rack-mount power conditioners , despite looking like a regular surge protector .
The PG-P itself is built using premium Panasonic capacitors , selected due to their execution in eliminating high-frequency noise that saps equipment of its peak performance . The company says that in testing , this provided an average of three times the noise filtering capability of other portable power conditioners at the same price point . The PG-P provides studio-grade power on the go via six wallwart-spaced outlets , backed by Ground OK , Protection On , and Clean Power On LEDs .