Riffhard: Audient In Metal

Guitar player (and founder) of tech metal hard-hitters Monuments, John Browne is also CEO of tutorial website Riffhard – the only one specifically dedicated to rhythm guitar. Members have access to hours of learning, hand endurance and strengthening exercises, as well as insider tips on his legendary downpicking technique, songwriting, competitions and loads more.   […]

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Drummer Beats Depression

Drummer Alex ‘Rudi’ Rudinger has clocked up nearly 10 million views on his YouTube channel and is a joy to watch, radiating passion and an obvious talent for his craft.     “When I say: ‘drums and music make me happy,’ I really mean that in more than just the ‘instant gratification’ sense” – Alex […]

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Josh Molen Brings Back 80s Synth Pop With Audient

Josh Molen used his ASP880 8-channel mic pre and iD22 USB audio interface to help record and mix C.H.A.D., his first album recorded under the moniker, Your Sister Is A Werewolf. Released at the end of February, his album had the added bonus of being mastered by Bernie Grundman, whose credits include Michael Jackson’s Thriller […]

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600-Year-Old Studio With Audient Preamps Produces BBC 6 Music Newcomer

Solo artist VC Pines has burst onto the music scene, releasing Vixen, his second single with Fierce Panda Records  on 25th January. It was produced in a tiny, gear-packed studio located above an ancient, haunted coaching inn in St Albans, using (among other things) ASP880 mic preamps from Audient.     ASP880: “It’s performed outstandingly […]

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ASP4816 Analogue Chic: Studio Bohemo

“I suddenly knew what I had been missing,” said Wes Chapmon, describing his initial reaction to the ASP4816 after running a mix that he’d previously been working on with his digital system. “The sound was alive, three dimensional, revealing and much easier to work with.” According to Wes, owner of Studio Bohemo in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, this […]

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LIPA Further Invests in Audient at Sixth Form College

An Audient ASP8024 Heritage Edition is now installed at the brand new recording studio in LIPA Sixth Form College. Sound technician, John Kershaw – a LIPA graduate himself, therefore fully conversant with Audient products – is very pleased at its arrival. “It is our hope that tech students from LIPA Sixth Form will graduate and gain […]

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Flashes of Inspiration: Graham Coxon’s Home Studio

Blur guitarist and solo artist Graham Coxon treasures his home studio, a reasonably sized space flooded with light located at the top of his north London home. “It was going to be my creative space,” he says to Audient. “It started off as just a table with an interface on it – and a computer.” […]

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Audient on Shook’s Bicycle Ride: An Emotional Rollercoaster

Independent producer, composer and musician, Shook has a new album out this month, which was created with the help of Audient’s iD22 audio interface and ASP880 eight-channel mic preamplifier. ‘Bicycle Ride’ is the follow-up to the 2014 ‘Spectrum’ album (from which the hugely successful track Milestones came, featured in the first episode of Netflix series, […]

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James LoMenzo: “It’s all about the way it sounds”

James LoMenzo is a self-professed ‘journeyman’ bass player best known in the heavy metal arena for playing with Megadeth, Ozzy Osbourne, White Lion, Slash’s Snakepit and Zakk Wylde among others. In between his busy touring schedule, he spends time in his own studio space which is packed full of bass guitars and peppered with Audient […]

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Watch: Songwriting Tips From Ed Sheeran Producer, Jake Gosling

“Great songs that stand the test of time will have a story behind them,” says producer and songwriter Jake Gosling, sitting at his creative workstation at his own Sticky Studios in leafy Surrey. With a long list of credits including Shawn Mendes, Shania Twain and The Libertines, Audient figured Jake knows what he’s doing when […]

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