JoeCo is based near the beautiful university city of Cambridge in the UK. Established in 2007, the company’s research and development activity has focussed on its revolutionary BLACKBOX RECORDER, designed for capturing live multi-channel audio.
Since the recorder’s launch in 2009, JoeCo has won several prestigious awards including a PLASA Award for Innovation (UK) and a series of international awards from industry press, readers and trade associations including Best Recorder and Best New Company.
2010 saw the release of the BLACKBOX PLAYER, the first dedicated multi-channel playback device specifically designed to replay backing tracks or multiple surround stems for live shows and themed entertainment. 2011 sees the arrival of the new BLACKBOX BBR64-MADI RECORDER, designed to record and replay up to 64 channels of MADI data and the BLACKBOX BBR-DANTE RECORDER, designed to record and replay up to 32 channels of audio from a Dante network.
Distributed in over 30 countries, the BLACKBOX family's growing customer base includes touring bands, outside broadcast facilities, theatres and worship venues, broadcasters, film and TV sound recordists and post-production facilities.