This year's Muzix expo is going to be loaded with talent, and just as importantly, music toys! Focus Media Group will be setting up shop with a slew of state-of-the-art DJ and Production gear. Here are 8 epic new gadgets on the market you should keep an eye out for at their booth...
This year’s Muzix festival is set to be a giant showcase of talent, and just as importantly, music toys, including a whole slew of them from Focus Media Group Ltd! So if you’re in the market for some awesome gadgets to up your production game, you know where to go for the most cutting edge technologies...
We had a sit down with Focus Media Group Ltd. head honcho Amir Farag ahead of the Muzix ME Expo to hear what the number one retailer in DJ & Production gear has in store for you, from bringing you some new gear to be featured for the first time, to five VST Plug-In giveaways. Yes you heard right, free VSTs. You can rest assured that booth 01-02 at the expo will have your attention for quite a while, with several experienced industry professionals at your disposal to answer all your questions and help you demo the industry’s latest and greatest.
It is also common knowledge that Focus Media Group Ltd. has been a pioneer in featuring never before seen or heard gear in Egypt. So without further ado, here are the new products they are bringing to showcase this weekend.
1. Elektron Music Machines - Octatrack sampler, Analog 4 synth, and Analog Rytm drum machine.
2. Softube Console 1 - A full-scale mixer controller that runs in your DAW.
3. The Traktor Kontrol S5, S8 are there along with the little brothers.
4. Traktor Kontrol D2 to showcase the new Stems format.
5. RME Babyface Pro - A superb new portable interface.
6. Avantone Pro - Professional monitors & Mic's that will satisfy any audiophile.
7. They’ll also be having a few analog synths from their new brand Arturia along from the popular Novation brand.
8. Plus they’ll be letting people tryout their two DAW offerings; Fruity Loops & Bitwig studio.
To make matters sweeter or, as they say the cherry on top, is the generous gesture at hand here. Full VST Plug in Packs that you guys can win and these are none other than 5 Komplete library items that can take your productions to a whole new pro status. Here’s what’s up for grabs:
2 Session Strings Pro
1 Alicia's Keys
1 Komplete 7 Elements
For a chance to win these sweet add ons and make them a permanent part of your studio here’s the deal: Instagram yourself at their booth using the hashtag #fmgegypt and they will be selecting the winners at random, all of whom will be announced once Muzix ME is over.
It’s also worth noting that all the products on display will be on sale after the Expo for two weeks, so get that hammer and break open that piggy bank and get ready for some major purchases, resting assured that you won’t purchase and be forgotten, the guys focus on supporting the users and helping after the sale.
You can check out their Facebook page here or follow them on Instagram @fmgegypt.
Once you have your heart settled on a piece of gear you can go through one of Focus Media Group Ltd. authorized resellers:
The Resellers and their respective locations.
Vibe for Developing Arts in Dokki.
Flex Music Shop in Maadi.
Askar's Virtual Marketplace in Alexandria.
Online at Audio Source Egypt and One Roof Store.