MusicRadar's Best of 2010..buy them all here!
MusicRadar have selected this year's finest new products. Check out the winners and read the reviews here..
DAW of the Year - Propellerhead Record Reason Duo
Record Reason Duo is for independent-minded musicians, bands, beat makers and producers who are serious about their music-making and demand top quality results.
- Reason and Record fuse together into a single application to make you create more and better sounding music than ever before
- Streamlined hands-on recording for musicians. Simple to use, yet as deep as you make it
- Self-contained modular studio rack with all the instruments and effects you need. Samplers, world-class synths, drum machines, reverbs, comproessors, guitar and bass amps from Line 6 and much more. The brand new Kong, Dr.OctoRex, and Neptune devices take your music and sound to new levels.
Hardware Synth of the year - Arturia Origin Keyboard
Origin is the first hardware synth from Arturia. It's a modular system of new generation opening innovative avenues in sound design loaded with modules extracted from the best synths of all time. Origin lets you combine these modules and benefit from the additional possibilities put onboard
MusicRadar's Arturia Origin Keyboard
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Compact Synth of the year - Korg Monotron
The Monotron is one of the most versatile and fun analogue synths on the market - not only is it conveniently portable and powerful in the armoury of any gigging musican, it's a perfect gift for the hobbyist or music gan, given that it builds on the simple, easy-to-play touch mechanism of the massivley popular KOASS range.
MusicRadar Monotron Review
DJ Product of the year - Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4
Fusing a premium quality 4-channel DJ mixer, a built-in soundcard, an intuitive controller, and the Traktor Pro S4 software, Traktor Kontrol S4 is the ideal one-stop package for DJs who want pro features, instant usability and go-anywhere portability.
MusicRadar Traktor Kontrol Review
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Compact MIDI Controller of the year - Akai MPK Mini
Go mobile without losing control with Akai's MPK Mini. This ultra-compact mini-keyboard has an impressive array of buttons, knobs and pads to provide "hands-on" performance and production control no matter your location.
MusicRadar Akai MPK Mini Review
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MIDI Controller Keyboard of the year - M-Audio Axiom 49
If you need total MIDI control and playability in a compact package, this advanced 49-key USB mobile MIDI controller delivers semi-weighted action plus assignable aftertouch, along with eight rubberized trigger pads that are perfect for hands-on drum programming and performance.
MusicRadar M-Audio Axiom 49 Review
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Audio Interface of the year - Apogee One
The Apogee ONE USB Audio Interface & Microphone for the Mac is a pocket-sized music interface featuring award winning sound quality. Designed to work easily with Apple's GarageBand, Logic, Final Cut, or any Core Audio compliant application, Apogee ONE lets you create professional recordings anywhere.
MusicRadar Apogee One Review
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Audio Editor of the year - Steinberg Wavelab 7
The industry-standard production environment for mastering, audio editing and restoriation, perfectly tailored to meet the demands of today's professionals, WaveLab 7 brings mastering to the next level, providing even more professional tools and features to both PC and Mac users.Steinberg Wavelab 7
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