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Articles Tagged Mixers

  • Tuesday, October 09, 2012
    church sound
    Shane Clements 10/09/12 10:33 AM,
    This article is provided by Church Audio Video.   As summer is winding down and fall approaches, you know what that means… Christmas is coming! Many church music departments have already begun planning for their Christmas music productions; if you haven’t yet, it’s time to get started. Here is a question to consider: is your mixing console everything you’d like it to be? If the answer is no, there is good news. Several manufacturers have recently released new digital mixers… View this story
    Filed in: Church SoundFeatureProductConsolesMixerSound Reinforcement

  • Monday, October 08, 2012
    allen & heath
    PSW Staff 10/08/12 10:40 AM,
    Allen & Heath will be releasing new firmware updates for the Xone:DB4 and Xone:DB2 digital FX mixers, and the Xone:K2 MIDI controller. The new software provides enhanced FX sections and configuration for the DB4 and DB2 mixers, and greater integration between the DB4 and the K2 controller. Xone:DB4 V2.0 firmware offers more creative flexibility with an advanced channel FX configuration, which allows the user to determine where the FX section, EQ section and FX ON switch are placed in the… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsProductConsolesMixerProcessorSoftwareSound ReinforcementStudioAudio

  • Monday, October 01, 2012
    Joe Gilder 10/01/12 09:16 AM,
    This article is provided by Home Studio Corner.   Here’s some advice you may not want to hear. You may nod your head in agreement as you read it, but when it comes to working in the studio, it may be obvious that you’re not completely on board. (And I’m no exception. I have to constantly remind myself as well.) Ready? Here it is: The key to a full mix lies in the RECORDING phase, not in the MIXING phase.… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingFeatureStudy HallDigital Audio WorkstationsMixerProcessorStudio

  • Friday, September 28, 2012
    Matthew Weiss 09/28/12 12:00 PM,
    This article is provided by the Pro Audio Files.   Mixing vocals to pre-mixed instrumental is an issue that just about every engineer will encounter. The idea of recording vocals to a mixed down instrumental has been around for decades. On rare occasions that vocal and instrumental would be released as the actual song. In Hip Hop, this is fairly common, and comes with the intention of the combined vocal and instrumental being the final release. Because Hip Hop producers… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingFeatureBlogStudy HallConsolesEngineerMixerProcessorStudio

  • Thursday, September 13, 2012
    allen & heath
    PSW Staff 09/13/12 04:29 PM,
    Allen & Heath has launched the XB-10, an ultra-compact broadcast mixer designed for a range of applications from small radio or internet broadcast studios, to college and university radios, podcasting and content creation. Based on the larger XB-14, the XB-10 has three mic/line and three stereo inputs and equipped with a similar range of features specifically designed for broadcasters, including a telephone communication channel, mic channel on switch sensing, stereo channel start/cue outputs for CD deck transport control, and automatic… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsProductConsolesMixerSound ReinforcementStudio

  • Wednesday, August 22, 2012
    line 6
    PSW Staff 08/22/12 06:55 AM,
    Padre Serra Parish, a large Roman Catholic Church in Camarillo, CA recently implemented the new StageScape M20d visual mixing system from Line 6, a compact, touchscreen-driven live sound mixer designed to streamline and accelerate the process of getting a great mix. With a team of volunteers experienced in working with a traditional analog mixer, moving to a brand new, high technology product might seem risky at first, but Director of Liturgy & Music Dominic MacAller explains, “The thing that’s really… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsAVConsolesDigitalMixerSound ReinforcementAudio

  • Monday, August 20, 2012
    PSW Staff 08/20/12 09:24 AM,
    The new Mackie DL1608 16-channel digital live sound mixer with iPad control is now shipping worldwide. In addition, Mackie has announced a major update to the Master Fader control app for the DL1608. Upgrades include the ability to store and recall presets for all plug-ins, which allows the user to quickly dial in a channel, with factory and user-defined presets available. Other upgrades include snapshot and show capabilities so users can store and instantly recall all aspects of any mix.… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsProductConsolesDigitalMixerProcessorRemoteSoftwareSound ReinforcementAudio

  • Wednesday, August 01, 2012
    PSW Staff 08/01/12 10:24 AM,
    Gemini has announced that it is now shipping announce CDJ-650, a professional DJ media player offering many of the same features as the CDJ-700 in a more modest tabletop footprint. The CDJ-650 interfaces with CDs, USB sticks and computers, offering command with a 5-inch touch-sensitive jog wheel, programmable Hot Cues, variable Pitch Control, and MIDI capabilities for use as a software controller. The CDJ-650 also offers a 3.2-inch color TFT display with contrast adjustment and a comprehensive waveform display. “This… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsProductDigitalMixerSystemAudio

  • Wednesday, July 18, 2012
    PSW Staff 07/18/12 07:58 AM,
    Mackie has announced the first release of the Master Fader control application for the company’s new DL1608 16-channel digital live sound mixer with iPad control. This preview release of the Master Fader app comes before DL1608 availability, providing the ability to try out the functions of the DL1608 mixer before purchase. “There’s been a tremendous amount of interest in the DL1608, especially surrounding the user interface,” notes Ben Olswang, Mackie product manager. “That’s why we wanted to release the Master… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsProductAVConsolesMixerSoftware

  • Monday, July 16, 2012
    church sound
    PSW Staff 07/16/12 08:09 AM,
    HK Audio unveiled the LUCAS Nano (Lightweight Ultra Compact Active System) for the U.S. market at the recent Summer NAMM 2012 show in Nashville. LUCAS Nano features subcompact dimensions and a miniscule footprint. Its self-contained 22-pouond package can be easily carried via built-in handles, and includes a dedicated subwoofer and built-in mixer, along with two small - yet surprisingly powerful - satellite loudspeakers. The fist-sized satellite loudspeakers can be mounted directly on top of the sub via HK’s Easy-Click connectors… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsProductAVLoudspeakerMixerSubwooferSystem