Posts Tagged ‘Transfering’


Behringer UFO202 USB Audio Interface Coming Soon

January 23, 2009

Behringer UFO202 USB Audio Interface Coming Soon

The Behringer UFO202 High-quality USB Audio Interface with Built-in Phono Preamp and Massive Software Package for Digitalizing Your Tapes and Vinyl Records connects to your turntable, cassette player, etc. with your computer for recording, playback and Transfering Your Tapes and Vinyl Records via a simple USB connection.

UFO202 By Behringer

The Behringer UFO202 High-quality USB Audio Interface includes Audacity vinyl restoration, noise-reduction, editing and recording software, comprehensive podcasting software and over 150 virtual instruments and effect plug-ins.

The Behringer UFO202 USB Audio Interface main features include:

  • High-quality USB audio interface connects your turntable, cassette player, etc. with your computer for recording and playback
  • Transfer and restore your valuable vinyl records and tapes to your computer via a simple USB connection
  • Massive software bundle includes Audacity vinyl restoration, noise-reduction, editing and recording software, comprehensive podcasting software and over 150 virtual instruments and effect plug-ins
  • Revolutionary energyXT2 Compact music production software included with feature-rich audio/MIDI
  • sequencer that loads almost instantaneously on all computer platforms

  • Phono input switchable to line input source
  • Stereo output allows easy connection and playback of computer audio files over your home sound system
  • High-resolution 48 kHz converters for high-end audio quality
  • Stereo Headphone output with dedicated Level control lets you monitor your input source
  • Works with your PC or Mac computer—no setup or drivers required
  • Powered via USB—no external power supply needed
  • High-quality components and exceptionally rugged construction ensure long life
  • Conceived and designed by BEHRINGER Germany
  • EnergyXT 2.5 Compact BEHRINGER Edition included

How to Transfer Tapes and Vinyl on to CD

November 28, 2008
Many of us still rooms full of vinyl and box’s filled with broken tapes featuring dust broken cases. many of us still consider this our prime music collection, yet we never listen to any of them due the inconvenience of of setting up old sytems. Hell, I dont even have a record player anymore but my home features same said room filled with records I never listen to …
The answer??? ……Digitize them!!!
The basics you will need are:
  • A turntable or cassette player
  • A Computer
  • A computer sound card
  • A CD burner or other storage medium
  • Any Recording Software

Here is the basic process:

  1. Connect the outputs of your turntable to a phono preamp
  2. Connect the outputs of your phono preamp to the inputs of your computer\’s sound card
  3. Put on a record or tape and record the audio to your computer using some recording software.
  4. Once the record is on the Computer;s hard drive you can then re-arrange the tracks or create your compilation from other recorded sources using your audio recording/CD creation software
  5. Burn the CD

Suggested Sound Cards

M-Audio Fast Track

If you make music with GarageBand or other software recording programs, Fast Track USB is the easiest way to record your guitar with professional results. Just connect Fast Track USB to the USB port of your computer and you’re ready to rock. Fast Track USB has an input for instruments like guitar, bass and keyboards, plus a microphone input…

Behringer U-CONTROL UCA202

With this ultra-compact, bus-powered interface, you can link your Windows® and Mac® computer with any audio gear. There is no setup or special drivers needed—simply plug the interface in a free USB port on your computer and get into the groove. The UCA202 provides 2 analog inputs and outputs, as well as an additional S/PDIF optical output for direct…

Alesis iO2

Designed as the ideal Audio/MIDI companion to notebook computer-based recording environments, the iO|2 USB has a compact form factor that can easily fit in a laptop case or small backpack. The iO|2 USB features durable aluminum casing, USB power (eliminating cumbersome external power supplies) and is optimized for minimal laptop battery drain. The iO|2 provides 2-channels of pristine…

Suggested Software

Steinberg Sequel 2

Sequel turns you into a producer, and gives you your own fully-loaded music studio. You need HipHop beats for your latest track? Or want to surprise your friends at your next party with your own electro live-set? Sequel gives you everything you need to produce pro-quality tracks at home, on a plane, in the rehearsal room or even live…

Ableton LIVE 7

Ableton Live 7 is your companion during every stage of the musical process, from creation to production to performance. The Live Concept Live offers two main views—the Session View and the Arrangement View—that interact in a powerful and unique way, allowing you to create, produce and perform your music all in a single application. Here…

Bias Deck LE 3.5

BIAS Deck 3.5 LE turns your Mac into a full-fledged recording studio. Easily record up to 12 tracks, with full CD quality. Edit your work instantly (while always being able to revert to your original recordings). Process your tracks, using EQ and other built-in digital signal processing. You can even play back MIDI files…

Restoration Software

If you would like to clean the audio this also possible with the help of a little piece of restoration software. There are many to choose from, just finds what works for you….

Bias SoundSoap Pro – Educational

SoundSoap Pro is an advanced noise reduction and audio restoration plug-in powerful enough for demanding audio professionals, yet easy enough for anyone to use. SoundSoap Pro’s unique and comprehensive approach combines hum, rumble, click, crackle, and broadband noise reduction tools with a sophisticated noise gate, in a single intuitive user interface. Unlike other audio restoration tools, this streamlined, tab-based…

Waves Restoration Native

With four intuitive state-of-the-art noise reduction tools, Restoration includes everything you need to revive damaged recordings. Whether you are rejuvenating old vinyl and shellac discs, protecting archival and field recordings, or fixing deteriorating film and television soundtracks, Restoration is the solution.  X-Noise – No noise is good noise. With simple, intuitive…