The PreSonus StudioLive series provides an incredible user-friendly layout, with compressors, eq, gates, etc. to make your band sound amazing in almost any gig. Add the ability to record the 24ch + ST output to a multitrack DAW and you have a winning piece of equipment. A class preamps that will cover most of any small/medium studio needs, works with most DAWs, and records in high quality. It's amazing!