PLASA11: Allen+Heath iLive+Waves

64 channels of waves plugs over cat5e      13/09/11

No flash plug


   QuickTime (MP4)  | iOS MP4
10:32 mins

Allen & Heath's iLive system providing 64 channels of input and 32 of outputs for mixing in a live situation, has proved a popular addition to the new wave of live production equipment that we've seen changing the face of mixing live over recent years. The large format analogue consoles with their massive multicores are a dying breed, mostly due to the savage cuts of basic economics - you should see the bill for shipping one or more (dont forget the monitors) around the planet, not to mention the smaller footprint means more seats (with bums on) and therefore more ticket sales.

The iLive system now has the  M-Waves card,  a new IO option to add to all the major networking audio formats (ACE, DANTE, EtherSound, MADI, Mini Multi Out). Essentially, this allows you to connect the iLive system to a Waves SoundGrid server and run 64 channels of waves plugins in real time - as well as all the other nifty functions it can add - auto latency compensation, multi-track recording, virtual soundcheck etc.

 

We spoke with iLive specialist Leon Phillips about the new card and how iLive is being used in general.

 

 

 

z

More From: ALLEN & HEATH
Even more news...

 



More Videos

MESSE 2017: Axel Hartmanns 20k Synth 

Hewn from solid aluminium


Superbooth 17: Pittsburgh Modular Double Helix In Depth 

Richard Nichols gives us a detailed overview of their new oscillator


MESSE 2017: Zynaptiq WORMHOLE Multi-effects Processor 

A whole multitude of otherworldly effects


MESSE 2017: Antelope Audio Goliath HD - New Flagship Inteface 

Marcel runs us through the features of the new interface