MESSE12: Seelake AudioStation - Studio in a Box

Computer based VST host and so much more      27/03/12

No flash plug


   QuickTime (MP4)  | iOS MP4
10:58 mins

Much of out time at MusikMesse is conducted in Hall 5.1, the home of most things that fall into our spheres of interest here at Sonic.
The major manufacturers have the big stands in the centre aisles, but take a walk around the outer regions and very often it's the smaller manufacturers who are doing interesting things and pushing the boundaries.
And it was in the outer reaches of Hall 5.1 that I came upon Seelake who had a pretty powerful VST & Audio workstation on display.

Raffaele Turra gave me a tour of the features - here's a quick summary of what the AudioStation offers:-

  • Powerful Multi-Instrument VST Player
  • VST Multi-FX Rack
  • Advanced MIDI Patchbay
  • Performance Digital Audio Recorder (24-track)
  • VST and Audio Digital Mixer
  • Multi-Track Digital Audio Player
  • Integrated DVD burner
  • MID Timeclock generator
  • 4 Mic + 4 Line inputs and 8 Line Outputs
  • 8 MIDI ins and 8 outs
  • Remote Controller included

For maximum compatibility with the VST protocol it runs on a Windows kernel - basically, it can run a whole bunch of VST instruments, FX, act as a MIDI patchbay and provides an individual monitor mix to musicians as well as recording, mixing and playing back audio.
The Digital Mixer has 4 VST slots per channel and can load up to 76 plugins(!)

Phew.

 

 

 

Andy McCreeth

 

 


All MESSE 2012 News |  Videos |  Live Blogs |  Follow us on Twitter and Facebook
z

More From: SEELAKE







More Videos

Volca Vibes: Power Options And Mixers - Watch and Win 

myVolts Korg Volca power solution, star splitters and mixers


Superbooth 2016: New NI Reaktor Blocks For External Gear 

MIDI and DC coupled interfaces supported


Superbooth 2016: Birdkids 42Hp System 

A small entry system based around the Bateleur Oscillator


MESSE 2016: Teknosign - Digitally Controlled Analog Circuits 

Beautifully designed analog summing mixers and pre-amps