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Tag archive: Preamps [ 3 ]

BAE Audio Outfits Audio Input Stage for The Viper Room

BAE Audio Outfits Audio Input Stage for The Viper Room

Analogue gear manufacturer BAE Audio announced that it has partnered with revered Los Angeles club The Viper Room to enhance the club’s signal chain with classic analogue outboard gear, taking its sound to the next level. BAE Audio’s Colin Liebich assembled a package of gear to provide a recording-studio-quality input section for The Viper Room’s mixing board, enabling Viper Room audiences to experience the same coveted vintage sound as top recording studios around the world. BAE has an established relationship […]

Black Lion Audio Releases 500 Series B12A MKII Microphone Preamp

Black Lion Audio Releases 500 Series B12A MKII Microphone Preamp

Black Lion Audio, an independently owned hardware manufacturer, today announced the release of the B12A MKII 500, an API®-style single channel microphone preamp just like the popular B12A MKII ½ rack unit, but in the convenient and flexible 500 series format. All Black Lion Audio products are designed and manufactured in Chicago, Illinois. Already known for that classic API® American rock sound, the MKII version features an upgraded input transformer, higher gain, and lower noise than the original B12A. It also features an output […]

BAE Audio Introduces Blackened Preamplifiers Used By SLASH For The Rest Of Us

BAE Audio Introduces Blackened Preamplifiers Used By SLASH For The Rest Of Us

Some events are worth dressing up for. Among these is the approaching 15th Anniversary of BAE Audio’s legendary 1073 preamplifier, which was launched in June of 2000 after the company sourced the original parts and rebuilt the module in strict adherence to the original specifications and designs. Now in its 15th year of successful production, no other company can claim such longevity or experience in building the 1073, whose sound has been described as ‘larger than life’ and whose sonic […]