New UAFX | Classic UAD Sounds At Your Feet

Universal Audio has just announced their new UAFX stereo effects pedals. Using the power of the UAD-2 platform, these three pedals put classic analog sound right at your feet.

Introducing iZotope RX 8

iZotope RX 8 brings a lot to the table for music workflows while updating many of the most essential tools from previous versions. Check out the latest in iZotope RX8!

New From NAMM 2020!

Westlake Pro at NAMM 2020

INSIDE LOOK | NAMM 2020 Check out some of the latest releases from top brands. From new mics to next-gen monitors, audiophile converters, and studio essentials, read on to see the hottest items at NAMM 2020! We’ll be updating this list as new announcements are made, so be sure to keep an eye out for […]

Meet LUNA from Universal Audio!

LUNA recording system - Universal Audio | Westlake Pro

Universal Audio have just announced their latest software development – a DAW recording system designed specifically for flawless integration with your Apollo workflow. Featuring Accelerated Realtime Monitoring, built-in Neve Summing, Multitrack Tape Emulation, and new LUNA Instruments from Universal Audio, Moog Music, Spitfire, and more, LUNA promises a smooth and streamlined recording experience with the […]

2019 Wrapped

Westlake Pro 2019 Wrapped

2019 was a busy year in audio, and we were honored to be able to share it with you! From new studio builds, special events, exclusive content, and the latest gear releases, we’ve compiled our favorite moments below.

Immersive Audio in 2020

Dolby Atmos: Not Just For The Big Screen Sony’s Cary Grant Theater | Immersive Audio Retrofit by Westlake Pro Dolby Atmos is quickly becoming a required format for music, with many studios re-mixing their back-catalog for Immersive Audio while requiring new releases to include deliverables for Dolby Atmos. Lately, Atmos-enabled home listening systems have been […]

Introducing the BURL B22 ORCA

Burl B22 ORCA

The Sound of the B26 ORCA | Now In Your Mothership For fans of the Burl Audio Mothership, get ready for some great news: Introducing the B22 Orca Control Room Daughter Monitor Card. Providing the very best in quality monitoring, this Digital to Analog converter provides unbelievable sound quality for studio mixing and monitoring. Best […]

Spotlight | Inventure Studios

Inventure Studios Post Production Facility Westlake Pro Design Group

Once Upon a Time in… North Hollywood When Steven Spielberg, Christopher Nolan, and Quentin Tarantino need sound on film, they go to one place – Inventure Studios in North Hollywood, CA. In addition to 35MM Dolby Digital, Inventure houses the only Datasat (formerly DTS) 70mm film encoder in the world to produce the film soundtrack […]

Black Friday Made Easy with Westlake Pro

Westlake Pro Black Friday 2019

Black Friday Specials, Simplified Every year, Black Friday brings along a huge wave of savings – along with hundreds of emails advertising them. To save you the headache of searching through each one for the best deals, we’ve decided to compile the most exciting sales below. Explore them below, and check in often as new […]

Trade Up with $500 Off QSC TouchMix!

Save up to $500 on QSC Touchmix live mixers at Westlake Pro

WLP Exclusive – trade in to give back! Call Westlake Pro today at 323-845-1145 for more information. Trade-in ANY live mixer and save up to $500 on select live mixers. Your trade-in will be donated to Sound Girls, a 501c3 non-profit created to inspire the next generation of women in audio and provide tools, knowledge, […]

Get $1,298 in FREE UAD Plug-ins with Universal Audio Desktop Interfaces!

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Bundle Up with Free UAD Plug-ins! For a limited time, score up to $1,298 in UAD plug-ins with the purchase of any Apollo X or Arrow desktop interfaces! From modern favorites like Auto-Tune Realtime Advanced to studio classic preamp, compressors, and EQ’s, these plug-ins will give you everything you need to make your vocals shine.

Introducing iZotope Dialogue Match

A Post-Production Revolution In film and TV, dialogue is far and away the key component that gets the story across. A large part of an actor’s talent is in the subtle inflections used to inject emotion into the script. Of course, dialogue is also one of the most difficult sound sources to capture – wind […]

FREE UAD-2 Satellite with Any Universal Audio Apollo Rackmount Interface!

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Power-Up with a FREE UAD-2 DSP Accelerator! For a limited time, score a free UAD-2 Satellite DSP Accelerator with any new Apollo rack mount interface! Get pristine A/D/A conversion and the legendary sounds of studio legends in a compact format. Experience the rich tones of classic preamps with Universal Audio‘s proprietary Unison preamp technology, all […]

Universal Audio Double Down Promotion!

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Save Big When You Double Down! Thinking of upgrading your studio? For a limited time, Universal Audio is offering up to $3,290 in award-winning UAD-2 plug-ins when you get a second Apollo interface or UAD-2 OCTO Satellite! Create your own custom bundle with up to 10 UAD plug-ins FREE to bring the sounds of legendary recording equipment […]

Westlake Pro WA-251 Warm Summer Giveaway

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Gear-Up for a Warm Summer! Westlake Pro has teamed up with Warm Audio for a series of Summer giveaways! Until September 14th, you can sign up below for a chance to win the Warm Audio WA-251! This gorgeous microphone captures the rich lows and silky highs of the legendary 251, which has been heard on countless […]

Westlake Pro | Nashville Summer NAMM Party Recap

Thanks, Nashville! On July 20th, 2019, Nashville’s audio community celebrated Summer NAMM with Westlake Pro! After four long days of NAMM, Westlake Pro hosted their first Summer NAMM Party at their location in the iconic Berry Hill neighborhood. Over 250 guests came to enjoy $15,000 in gear giveaways, a complimentary catered dinner, open bar, entertainment, […]

Exponential Audio – Reverb in 3D

Explore Space Like Never Before For years, Exponential Audio has been a go-to choice for the most discerning reverb aficionados. From Post-Production on the biggest blockbuster films, to the lush spaces heard on chart-topping records, Exponential Audio provides everything you need in a reverb and more. Place an orchestra in a realistic concert hall with Symphony 3D, craft lush vocal […]

Westlake Pro Welcomes Barefoot Sound!

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Pure Sound from Portland, Oregon Despite his humble beginnings building speakers out of his garage in San Francisco, Barefoot Sound’s Founder and CTO Thomas Barefoot has produced some of the most innovative and well-respected monitor designs in the industry. Now located in Portland Oregon, the growing team at Barefoot put an emphasis on quality and craftsmanship to create a […]

FREE RedNet AM2 from Focusrite Pro!

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take advantage of these summer specials below Focusrite Pro has kicked off a slew of Summer promos featuring their Red range of interfaces. Get a free RedNet AM2 with the Red 4Pre, Red 8Pre, or Red 16 Line and save big on the RedNet X2P!

Westlake Pro WA73-EQ Warm Summer Giveaway

Warm Audio WA73-EQ Giveaway

Gear-Up for a Warm Summer! Westlake Pro has teamed up with Warm Audio for a series of Summer giveaways! Until August 10th, you can sign up below for a chance to win the Warm Audio WA73-EQ! This gorgeous preamp is Warm Audio’s tribute to the classic Neve 1073. The WA73-EQ captures the sound of the legendary British […]

Introducing the New Avid S4 and S1 Control Surfaces

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FIRST LOOK! AVID S1 AND S4 CONTROL SURFACES With the introduction of the S1 and S4, Avid has brought their world-class control surfaces to studios of every size! Perfect for mid-size post-production facilities, editing suites, smaller mix rooms, and home studios, these new controllers are sure to upgrade your studio workflow. Read On To Find The […]

proSESSIONS Recap with Vance Powell and Burl Audio

proSESSIONS Welcomes VANCE POWELL and BURL AUDIO! At Westlake Pro, our proSESSIONS series bring some of our top brands together with GRAMMY, Oscar, and Emmy award-winning producers, engineers, and sound designers. Our customers are invited to spend an evening with some of the biggest names in the industry to ask questions, learn recording techniques, and gain insight […]

Exclusive! Meet the NEW Looptrotter Audio SA2RATE 2

World Class Saturation Founded in 2010 in Warsaw, Poland, Looptrotter Audio has since brought to market an arsenal of high-quality outboard gear for analog saturation and dynamics processing. Their custom-designed analog saturation circuits use solid state discrete class-A circuitry to endow audio with pleasing analog saturation, warmth, and attitude. Looptrotter’s founder, Andrzej Starzyk, has been […]

Watch Our Exclusive Neutron 3 AMA Livestream with ENDO!

Electronic Dance Music Visionary ENDO Joins Us for an Exclusive iZotope “Ask Me Anything” Join us for the livestream of our exclusive AMA with ENDO! The release of Neutron 3 brings new tools like Mix Assistant and Sculptor modules along with big performance improvements and updates to favorites like the EQ and Masking Meter.

Townsend Labs Sphere 1.3 Updated with AAX Support!

Sphere 1.3 – Now with AAX! Townsend Labs have just released an update to their revolutionary Sphere Modeling Technology. Version 1.3 introduces AAX DSP support, which allows Avid HDX users in pro studios and post production to experience Townsend’s revolutionary modeling technology with near-zero latency.

Westlake Pro Partners with Jammcard

Westlake Pro and Jammcard honor George Clinton

Westlake Pro has partnered with Jammcard! Westlake Pro has partnered with Jammcard, the invite-only professional musicians app launched in 2017. The Jammcard network hosts a healthy mix of professionals in the music industry, including live musicians, producers, engineers, songwriters, artist & tour managers, and vocalists. On May 9, 2019, Westlake Pro teamed up with Jammcard […]

Meet iZotope Neutron 3 | Modern Mixing Redefined

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Expanding the Frontiers of Modern Mixing iZotope has built a name for themselves making innovative audio software with assistance tools that allow users of all experience levels to achieve a polished, clean, professional sound. Award winning products such as RX, Nectar, and Ozone have all taken advantage of iZotope’s cutting edge digital processing to help […]

Abendrot Audio Everest 701 | Pure Sound, Superior Clocking

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Meet the Abendrot Audio Everest 701 Experience unparalleled accuracy and the purest sound. Enjoy rich bass, a detailed stereo image, and depth, detail, and separation like never before. Say hello to the Everest 701 and say goodbye to signal loss, jitter, transient smearing, and phase distortion.

Special Savings with Mojave and Daking Mic-Pre Bundles!

Pro Recordings, Promo Price For over two decades, Mojave and Daking have been staples in pro recording studios. Now is your chance to add their classic sound to your studio for a special price. Arguably the two most important parts of your signal chain, your microphone and preamp will determine the quality of your recordings. With Mojave and Daking, […]

New from NAMM 2019!

NAMM 2019 is here, and with it comes new gear! Check out some of the latest releases from top vendors. From new mics to next-gen monitors, audiophile converters, and studio essentials, read on to see the latest from the industry’s top vendors! We’ll be updating this list as new announcements are made, so be sure […]

Antelope Audio Holiday Studio Special

Antelope Audio: 15 Years of Audio Integrity For the past 15 years, Antelope Audio has been at the forefront of high quality digital audio. Antelope was first acclaimed for their ultra-precise Isochrone series of Atomic Clocks, which were quickly adopted in studios worldwide. From there, Antelope dove into the world of audio interfaces, from the ultra-flexible Orion Studio to […]

Polished Vocals, Right From Your Desktop

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Professional, Polished Vocals – Free with any Apollo Twin or Arrow! For a limited time, get the polished vocal sounds heard on countless hit records – absolutely free! Universal Audio is bundling up to $896 of vocal plug-ins with every Apollo Twin or Arrow desktop interface. With Antares Auto-Tune Realtime Advanced and the Unison Enabled Manley VOXBOX Channel Strip, your vocals will sit perfectly in the mix […]

Congratulations to the 66th Annual Golden Reel Award Winners!

Silver Screen, Golden Reel Every year, the Motion Picture Sound Editors, or MPSE, gather in Los Angeles to award praise to talented artists who bring life to the big screen through sound. When it comes to editing audio, the goal is often to go unnoticed. This invisibility allows the audience to become fully immersed in the world shown on […]

Congratulations to our Top 5 TEC 2019 Winners!

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Technical Excellence & Creativity Every year, the NAMM show brings tons of buzz surrounding countless new product announcements. While this gives us a glimpse of where the recording world will be going in the year to come, the TEC awards give us a chance to look back at some of the most innovative tools from […]

Meet the New Apollo Twin X and Apollo x4 from Universal Audio!

The Acclaimed X Series – Right at your fingertips Universal Audio has just released the latest in their acclaimed Apollo X series – the Apollo Twin X and Apollo x4! With class-leading Elite A/D/A conversion and an incredibly low noise floor, the new Apollo Twin X and Apollo x4 give you rich, studio quality sound […]

Vintage vs. Virtual Microphone Shootout

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Have you ever wondered what it would be like to own a vintage AKG C12? What about the recently re-issued Neumann U67? Are you curious to explore the modern forefront of microphone technology? Here at Westlake Pro, the answer to all three questions has been an emphatic YES, so we decided to hold a side-by-side […]

2018 – Thanks for Another Great Year!

2019 is here, and before we get caught up in the new year, we’d like to reflect on the numerous highlights throughout 2018. We got to meet countless new people, host numerous successful events, and even open a new location! 2018 was an incredibly busy year for us, and we want to thank everyone that […]

Universal Audio | Classic Consoles, Accelerated

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For a limited time, you can get the sound of 4 Classic Consoles from API, Neve, SSL, and Universal Audio FREE when you purchase any new UAD-2 DSP Accelerator! UAD-2 Satellite DSP Accelerators are your key to bringing the sound and power of the recording industry’s most beloved pieces of history right to your DAW. Loaded with up to 8 SHARC DSP chips, they […]

Special Financing Offers from Westlake Pro!

Up to 12 Months Deferred-Interest Financing on Your Favorite Gear! If you’re in audio, you know that there are countless tools needed to make great sounding records. From microphones, preamps, interfaces, headphones, monitors, EQs, compressors, controllers, cables, building a studio can certainly put a strain on the budget. Add on the latest in recording and post-production […]

Happy Holidays from Westlake Pro!

As the year comes to a close, we at Westlake Pro like to celebrate with a huge Holiday Sale to help our customers get stocked up for the new year. The line started early as people eagerly awaited their chance to score on some of the best deals of the season. Once the clock struck […]

Antelope Audio Holiday Studio Special

Antelope Audio: 15 Years of Audio Integrity For the past 15 years, Antelope Audio has been at the forefront of high quality digital audio. Antelope was first acclaimed for their ultra-precise Isochrone series of Atomic Clocks, which were quickly adopted in studios worldwide. From there, Antelope dove into the world of audio interfaces, from the ultra-flexible Orion Studio to […]

Feeling Lucky? Win Over $15k In Giveaways At The Holiday Sales Event 2018!

Holiday Sales Event – Hot Giveaways from Top Brands! Celebrate the holiday season with Westlake Pro! Join us at our Los Angeles location for incredible doorbusters, exclusive one day only deals, over $15K in gear giveaways, and a complimentary lunch! PLUS! Special appearances by Pensado’s Place hosts Dave Pensado and Herb Trawick followed by a […]

5 Questions with Composer / Sound Designer Anthony Baldino

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Whether you know it or not, if you’ve been to the movies lately, you’ve heard the work of Composer/Sound Designer Anthony Baldino. He’s responsible for composing the action-packed music featured in the trailers for many of today’s biggest blockbusters, including Interstellar, Star Wars: Rogue One, Zero Dark Thirty, Avengers: Infinity War, Prometheus, and Ex-Machina. Obviously, a soundtrack must match or […]

Spooky Sounds from Vintage Synths

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Since the late 70’s, the synth world has seen an explosion of new technology, from the advent of digital synths like the Yamaha DX7, to the dominance of Digital Recording, and Software Synthesis. Despite this, the past decade has proven that musicians, producers, and sound designers have never lost their love of the classic, warm, […]

Trade-in Any Interface, Get $500 Towards Apollo X!

Trade-in your old interface for $500 towards the new Apollo X! Upgrade your studio today with a special trade-up program from Universal Audio and Westlake Pro! For a limited time, trade-in your current interface to get $500 towards any member of the new Apollo X Family! Regardless of what interface you currently use, take this […]

Demo a FULLY LOADED UAD-2 Satellite in YOUR STUDIO Today!

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Experience 50+ Years of Sonic Innovation True Classics For the better part of the last 50 years, Universal Audio has pioneered some of the most important advances in recording technology, producing the first modern recording console along with two of the most popular compressors of all time – the LA-2A and 1176. Through that time, […]

Thank You Nashville!

Nashville certainly knows how to welcome new neighbors, and we had a blast getting to know Berry Hill’s Pro Audio community! From up and coming musicians to GRAMMY winning producers, we had a packed house and tons of fun at our Grand Opening celebration. It was great to see the Nashville community get hands-on with […]

Native Instruments Celebrates Anniversary with KOMPLETE 12

Native Instruments Announce KOMPLETE 12 and More! Huge updates and new versions of the top products from Native Instruments are on the horizon! Arguably, the most notable is Komplete 12, the latest upgrade to the industry-standard production suite. To celebrate the 15th anniversary of KOMPLETE, Native Instruments is now offering the bundle in four flavors. The […]

Explore the NEW Universal Audio Apollo X Series at Westlake Pro!

Apollo X Universal Audio has just announced the Apollo X series, the latest in their line of groundbreaking interfaces! The sleek, Thunderbolt 3 design fuses elite, class-leading conversion with the new HEXA Core processors, which offer 50% more DSP than previous Apollos. This allows recording of multiple tracks through UAD’s award-winning plugins with near-zero latency, […]

iZotope VocalSynth 2’s New ‘Biovox’ Module: An In-Depth Look

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iZotope VocalSynth 2 – Biovox Along with their new Creative Suite, iZotope recently released the second iteration of their vocal effects plug-in VocalSynth 2, and with it a brand new interface, effects, and a groundbreaking new module called Biovox. Biovox uses the scientific modeling of a human vocal tract to allow you to manipulate your […]

Westlake Pro Nashville – Now Open!

Westlake Pro is growing with a new brick-and-mortar storefront in Nashville, TN. This storefront is in addition to Westlake Pro’s iconic Los Angeles location. Located in Berry Hill, our neighbors include House of Blues Studios, Addiction Sound, The Trace Horse, Blackbird Studios, and Sputnik Sound. Stop by and check out our showroom, where everything you’ll […]

The Closest You Can Get to Analog Recording Without Winding Tape

The Closest You Can Get to Analog Recording Without Winding Tape If you made it to NAMM 2018, you probably saw Universal Audio’s Analog vs Digital shootout. Audiophiles donned a pair of headphones and pressed a button to listen to an analog compressor or EQ unit, then another button to hear the UAD-2 digital emulation of them […]

Westlake Pro named Avid Audio Dealer of the Year: Worldwide + Americas, 2017

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Westlake Pro was just named Avid Audio Dealer of the Year for the third year in a row, so we want to thank you for making this possible. We take pride in providing our customers with the expert technical support, solution-driven customer service, and absolute best prices on all of the tools they depend on. Westlake Pro has sold […]

Oxygen Not Included – Are Oxygen-Free Cables Worth the Added Cost?

Cables pretty much don’t do anything but pass signal. As a result, the materials and properties of those materials are turned into features, and subsequently the subject of marketing-speak and endless screeds of pros and cons. For example, oxygen-free copper (OFC) is supposed to have better conductivity, and therefore “sound” better than standard copper wire. […]