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Articles Tagged Headphones

  • Wednesday, February 26, 2014
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    Mark Marshall 02/26/14 05:22 PM,
    This article is provided by the Pro Audio Files.   There are certainties in life: everyone is mortal and the vocalist will ask for reverb in the headphones. Unfortunately, only one of these has a solution. Vocalists, more then anyone need to have a good headphone mix. Mind you, everyone benefits from a great mix. But, nobody is more exposed than a vocalist for the sheer reason that the voice is a direct expression of emotion. Headphone mixes are amongst… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingFeatureBlogStudy HallDigital Audio WorkstationsLoudspeakerMicrophoneMonitoringSignalStudio

  • Monday, February 17, 2014
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    PSW Staff 02/17/14 10:31 AM,
    Donal Hodgson, an award-winning sound engineer with an impressive list of credits, including work with Sting, Primal Scream, Jeff Beck, the La’s, and more, recently upgraded his recording setup with AKG K812 headphones. Based in the United Kingdom, Hodgson, who’s latest project was recording Ronnie Wood’s performance at BluesFest 2013 at the Royal Albert Hall, with special guests Bobby Womack, Mick Hucknall and Paul Weller, states, “The K812 headphones are amazing. They’re incredibly comfortable, and although they felt quite heavy… View this story
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  • Monday, February 10, 2014
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    PSW Staff 02/10/14 10:14 AM,
    Radial Engineering has announced that the new StageBug SB-7 EarMuff, a unique headphone interface that enables an artist to mute one side of his/her headphones to eliminate “bleed” when recording, is now shipping. Radial production manager Steve Hopia explains: “When recording classical music, violinists will often remove one side of the headphones to uncover one of their ears so that they can better hear their instrument when performing. This generally improves their intonation and tone versus only hearing their performance… View this story
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  • Friday, February 07, 2014
    audio-technica
    PSW Staff 02/07/14 10:46 AM,
    Audio-Technica has remastered its M-Series line of professional monitor headphones with the new ATH-M20x, ATH-M30x, ATH-M40x and ATH-M50x. Taking cues from the sound and proprietary design of A-T ATH-M50 headphones, the new models deliver accurate audio and outstanding comfort. The ATH-M20x, ATH-M30x and ATH-M40x all incorporate 40mm drivers with rare earth magnets and copper-clad aluminum voice coils, as well as a circumaural design that contours around the ears for optimal sound isolation in loud environments. The ATH-M50x (with 45mm drivers)… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsProductLoudspeakerMonitoringSound ReinforcementStudio

  • Tuesday, January 28, 2014
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    PSW Staff 01/28/14 09:15 AM,
    Sennheiser has announced a brand new range of professional mixing and DJ headphones. Building on the legacy of its iconic HD 25 DJ headphones, the new HD6 Mix, HD7 DJ and HD8 DJ are designed for the most demanding users and punishing professional environments. Developed in conjunction with some of the world’s top DJs including Bob Sinclar, Luciano, Andy Baxter, Missill and Davina, the three new DJ headphones deliver excellent sound reproduction with the highest levels of external noise attenuation.… View this story
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  • Wednesday, January 08, 2014
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    PSW Staff 01/08/14 04:30 PM,
    Sennheiser has introduced a new range of mixing and professional DJ and headphones, the HD8 DJ, HD7 DJ and HD6 MIX. They have been developed in conjunction with some of the world’s top DJs, among them Bob Sinclar, Luciano, Andy Baxter, Missill and Davina. “Drawing on our success based around the HD 25 and extensive experience in high-end audio, the DJ range applies Sennheiser’s proprietary acoustic system to answer the needs of different performing and production applications,” says Ivan Kuan,… View this story
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  • Friday, January 03, 2014
    shure
    PSW Staff 01/03/14 01:16 PM,
    Shure has introduced SE112 Sound Isolating earphones, joining the company’s SE line. Designed for audio pros, musicians and music/audio enthusiasts, SE112 earphones provide Shure quality and durability at an affordable price, offering consistent, rich sound with deep bass and an optimized nozzle design for listener comfort. Intended for everything from live performance to personal listening, sound isolating sleeves for the SE112 help block ambient noise and prevent outside noise from interfering with the listening experience. Three sizes of soft, flexible… View this story
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  • Wednesday, November 13, 2013
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    PSW Staff 11/13/13 05:41 PM,
    During World Space Week, more than 1,000 events in 80 countries celebrated space exploration with the motto, “Exploring Mars. Discovering Earth.” Headquartered in the Austrian Space Forum’s mission control room, each event was tactfully coordinated to help educate researchers, students and space enthusiasts on the science behind future missions to Mars. Field tests, simulated Mars expeditions and international communications were successfully accomplished and transmitted with the use of 20 sets of Harman’s  AKG HSC271 headsets and K171 MKII headphones, The… View this story
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  • Tuesday, October 22, 2013
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    PSW Staff 10/22/13 02:39 PM,
    Shure Incorporated has announced the introduction of its SRH1540 Premium Closed-Back Headphones. Featuring an expansive soundstage for clear, extended highs and warm bass, the lightweight headphones extend Shure’s established SRH headphone portfolio, offering a comfortable   circumaural design for professional critical mastering and audiophile listening. Powered by 40 mm neodymium drivers, the SRH1540 headphones have a unique sound signature, delivering the most superior acoustic performance available in a closed-back headphone model from Shure. A design developed with aluminum alloy and… View this story
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  • Monday, October 14, 2013
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    PSW Staff 10/14/13 04:38 PM,
    In celebration of its 85th birthday, Neumann USA has announced two special incentives for U.S.-based customers interested in purchasing its microphones and studio monitors. Effective immediately, purchasers of any Neumann microphone are eligible to receive free Sennheiser HD 280 Pro headphones, while purchasers of a pair of Neumann KH 120 studio monitors, or a single KH 310 monitor, are eligible to receive a free soft carrying case. Rebates are valid on products listed above, which must purchased from an authorized… View this story
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