Monthly Archives: October 2009

October 28

Rode BlimpThe gurus at Rode have done it again! Read More »

How’s this for a cracking good combo. For the months of November and December 2009 (unless promotional stock depleted), you can purchase a Rode Blimp (now with 10 year warranty) for JUST $1, when you purchase one of their fabulous NTG-3 shotgun microphones (also with a 10 year warranty). Read More »

So, get the NTG-3 from Factory Sound, and claim your $1 Blimp from Rode. It’s simple. Read More »

October 21


After a bit of digging, we’ve worked out that our crazy PA speaker sale is now even better value. A small investment up front works out to be the cheapest way of improving your speaker set up for gigs and even for your venue. Not just a little bit cheap, we’re talking awesome deal. Read More »

October 11

Continuing our recent theme of international visitors, we were lucky enough to have a session with Seiichi Yoshino from Canare recently. Read More »

He brought along the new Canare catalogue, and a bunch of samples for us to get tactile with, and dismantle where necessary. Video patchbay modules, low-profile BNC, tools and 75 ohm HDTV coaxial cable. Read More »

October 5

We’re lucky at Factory Sound. Not only do we get to play with the best gear around, but we also get to meet the makers of much of this equipment. Sept 24th was another one of those golden moments for us. Read More »

Jim Odom was in town, and he dropped in for a beer and a chat. Lucky for us the camera was rolling, and we managed to get 3 episodes for Factory Sound TV. Jim’s got a very laid-back manner, but he’s ‘right on it’ which becomes evident the more he talks. Not only is Jim the founder and president of Presonus, but he also still rolls the sleeves up and designs much of this great gear. Read More »