NAMM 2013: A Whole Lotta New!

Mar 1, 2013 9:00 AM, Mix, By The Mix Editors


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Universal Audio ( announced a gaggle of new products and system features, including multi-unit cascading of its Apollo interface, which elegantly combines two units via FireWire or Thunderbolt. UA also released the Teletronix LA-2A Classic Leveler collection, API 500 Series collection and Softube’s Vintage Amp Room, Metal Amp Room, Bass Amp Room, and Acoustic Feedback Deluxe plug-ins for the UAD Powered Plug-Ins platform and Apollo.

Universal Audio

Universal Audio

Waves ( had a range of announcements, including a new collaboration with Soundtracs (reintroduced after 10 years) and DiGiCo, who support DiGiGrid, enabling users of Native DAWs, Pro Tools and MADI-enabled live and broadcast mixing consoles to have access to Waves SoundGrid audio networking and real-time processing. Waves also released custom plug-ins developed in collaboration with Grammy Award-winning mix engineer Manny Marroquin, GEQ graphic equalizer plugin, IR-Live Convolution Reverb for Live Sound and eMotion Mixer for SoundGrid.



Music Group ( announced 10 new products, including four new versions of the fast-selling Behringer X-32 mixer line: Compact, Producer, Rack and Core. Also shown, the Behringer iX16 iPad mixer dock and a rash of new live speakers, including the Nekkt K5 and K8, and, in the Eurolive line, the B112W and B115W—12-inch and 15-inch portable, pole-mount speakers. Plus, there were a number of affordable interfaces.

Music Group

Music Group

Aphex ( showed six 500 Series rack modules, including the J PRE 500 Mic Pre; EQF 500 Parametric Equalizer; DUAL RPA 500 Mic Pre; A PRE 500 Mic Pre; the COMP 500 Optical Compressor; and the EX•BB 500 Aural Exciter/Big Bottom module. It also showed its groundbreaking USB 500 USB interface, allowing users to connect 500 Series modules to a digital audio workstation via USB.



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