Best Studio Mixers

  • Yamaha MGP16X Mixer

    PROS: Plenty of channels, good FX selection, iPhone compatibility. CONS: Might be overkill for the average band. PRICE: $799 Yamaha makes items that range from...

  • GEAR REVIEW: Mackie ProFX16 Mixer

    Pros: Easy, useable features. Small footprint. Flexible for live applications and recording. Cons: Lack of handle for portability. Abridged manual in the box. It’s hard...

  • GEAR GUIDE: Control Surfaces

    Make Your DAW Work For You Digital Audio Workstations (DAWs) are great, there’s no questioning that. Every once in a while, though, staring at a...

  • GEAR GUIDE: Home Mixers

    While many programs have integrated mixers that can entail hours of clicking away to make the perfect mix, there are physical mixers that can be...

  • GEAR GUIDE: USB and Firewire Interfaces

    It is easier (and cheaper) than ever to record professional quality audio, and with the added convenience of recording gear becoming smaller with each passing...