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New Software Review: Harrison Mixbus 32C

Harrison applies the large format console aesthetic, workflow and mindset to their full-featured DAWs, Mixbus and Mixbus 32C.Writing a fair and complete review of an entire DAW is a daunting task, to say the least.A DAW is much more than just a recording device. It’s more than an editor and more than a processor. It’s an entire studio environment with complex workflow possibilities and constraints alike.When you become adept with any one DAW, it becomes a bit like a home office that you are...

Trash Or Nawl: The 10 trash albums of the year

Welcome to Trash Or Nawl, a weekly column to help you weed through the Internet Muck. To do that, I’ll be breaking it down to a helpful binary: Is something trash? Or nawl? Topics here will involve sports and whatever else the hell I say is sports or sports adjacent. I’ll do my best to make sense of what's going on each week, but the thing to remember is no matter what I say, most of these things are still trash.You might say this is simplistic, and hell yeah it is. This is how I make sense...

Sellout crowd scorns weather at R&V

ORGAN-pulverising bass beats from hip-hop artist Schoolboy Q’s headline act on the main stage had a packed crowd heaving and chanting on the first night of the Rhythm and Vines festival last night. The sold-out 15th anniversary Rhythm and Vines festival attracted 20,000 party people, including 12,300 campers. Rain turned the tracks to the festival’s stages to mud but only seemed to add to the joyous spirit of the event. Onehunga hip-hop collective SWIDT (See What I Did There?) and two...

Alaska finally beats Cone, Mixers to tie semis series at 1-1

Rob Dozier slams against Denzel Bowles (ahead), Alex Mallari, PJ Simon and Rafi Reavis (behind) PBA IMAGE / Nuki SabioMANILA, Philippines — Alaska’s losing skid against its former coach Tim Cone and San Mig Coffee finally came to an end Monday night.More importantly, the Aces leveled their PBA Commissioner’s Cup semifinals series at 1-1 following a masterful 86-67 win over the Mixers in Game 2 at the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City.“Finally a breakout win for us,” said Alaska...