Posts Categorized: pro audio

September 15

relax-its-avxThere’s a lot of goodness crammed into a tiny package, once you start to discover Sennheiser AVX. We’ve had our first wave of stock roll in and out of Factory Sound, and have taken the chance to get a closer look. AVX camera wireless systems are perfect for filmmakers who need bulletproof audio, without complicated… Read More »

June 4

ev-etx-grilleIt feels like an eon since we first got to have a touch-and-feel session with the high-spec, high-powered ETX Series by EV. Indeed it was, back at the CX Roadshow 2014 in February. Finally, stock has arrived – and in LARGE quantities too. Let’s rip in and discover just… Read More »

May 23

rcf-speakers-bestRCF is a brand that has certainly come a long way in Australia. Known once mainly for their precision components – 18” woofers and high powered compression drivers, RCF also used to make, would you believe, high spec CRT cinema projectors! All that changed in 1996 with the release of the first generation of RCF powered speaker box: ART300A (along with a few other members of the first ART family). It’s no surprise that, approaching 20 years on, some of these original models are still in active service, gigging weekly around… Read More »

April 8

art415-endof-lineAs is usual throughout the year, pro audio manufacturers like to tweak their range of offerings – sometimes to ‘refresh things’ while other times it can be the addition of an upgraded model or whole product line. Unfortunately this sometimes means that a favourite product gets deleted from manufacture. So let’s have a look at RCF ART415A MkII… Read More »

February 28

factorysound-tv-rigThe trucks are unloaded, and the tour is over. We saw a stack of new gear in the flesh, and got to have a good chinwag with not only the local importers, but in some cases the international representative of the product. Part of the charm of CX Roadshow is that it’s not too big and overwhelming, plus we took a stack of video… Read More »

February 24

apollo-twinWe’ve got a feeling that the ApolloTwinD (with the power of UAD2DUO DSP processing on board) is going to be hugely popular. But if you’re keeping a vigilant eye on the pennies to save them for extra studio tools, the ApolloTwinS is a great choice (with a UAD2SOLO… Read More »

November 26

lx7ii-fadersWe’ve been busy recently, busy crunching deals on great gear! The latest of our scoop purchases is on the re-vamped range of Soundcraft LX7ii mixing consoles. We’ve got a big pile of 16 and 24 Channel versions in stock, and they’re at fantastic pricing. It’s a well-featured desk with a long standing heritage. Although the undeniable… Read More »