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Musikmesse 2013: MIPA Award Winners Announced
Over 100 music magazines around the world took part in the vote which included more than 40 categories and showcased the best new audio equipment and musical instruments of 2012 and 2013.
The Roland TD-4KP Portable won in the Electronic Drums category, with Tama Star Drums clinching the Acoustic Drums equivalent and Paiste's Formula 602 Modern Essentials cymbals were also highly acclaimed by voters.
TC Electronic topped the Bass Amp category with the BH 250 and the broad Guitar Effects category with the TC Electronic Ditto Looper Pedal succeeded over other shortlist nominees the Boss GT-100 and Zoom MS 100BT.
Other notable winning products from this year's awards included:
- Guitar Combo Amp - Yamaha THR10
- Acoustic Guitar Amp - Fishman Loudbox Artist
- Strings - Ernie Ball Slinky Cobalt
- Synthesizer Hardware - Arturia MiniBrute
- Sound Library - Native Instruments Komplete
- Keyboard Workstation - Korg Kronos X
- Controller Keyboard - Akai MAX49
- Software Instruments - MOTU MachFive 3
- Live Performance Tool - Native Instruments Maschine MK2
- Portable Sound - Line 6 StageSource L3t
- Mixing Desk - Behringer X32
- Mixing Desk (Live) - Soundcraft Si Compact
- Studio Monitor - ADAM Audio F7
- Recording Hardware - Universal Audio Apollo
- Mixing Desk (Project Studio) - PreSonus StudioLive 16.0.2
- Field Recorder - Olympus LS-100
- DAW Controller - Steinberg CMC Series
Posted on 12 Apr 2013 10:58 to category : Instruments News
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