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  • Friday, November 28, 2014
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    PSW Staff 11/28/14 11:33 AM,
    Swedish “melodic death metal” band Arch Enemy is currently touring North America with a Harman Professional Soundcraft Vi6 digital console at front of house. According to the band’s front of house engineer Hagen Weigel, Arch Enemy’s shows are dynamic and full of energy and theatrics. “Arch Enemy is a band that has beautiful melodies arranged around very intricate drumming, which is mixed with heavy shredding guitars and spiced up with brutal growling to form a nice mélange that feels like… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsAVConsolesDigitalEngineerMixerSound Reinforcement

  • Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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    PSW Staff 11/26/14 07:56 AM,
    Audinate has named Joshua Rush its new vice president of marketing, where he is leading the company’s global marketing function with a specific emphasis on awareness of Dante-enabled products with the channel and end users. Rush brings over 20 years of experience in business, consumer and channel marketing in a variety of industries, including computer hardware, networking and telecommunications. Through similar roles at HP and Vesta Corporation, he has extensive experience developing marketing initiatives for a variety of different customer… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsAVBusinessDigitalEthernetInterconnectNetworking

  • lynx studio technology
    PSW Staff 11/26/14 06:44 AM,
    Lynx Studio Technology has introduced a new line of PCI Express Cards that combine the connectivity of the Lynx AES16e PCI Express card with the audio quality of the Lynx Aurora converters. The first two offerings in the line are the E44 and E22 cards. The E44 offers four analog input and output channels and four AES/EBU channels, expanding on the I/O offered by the LynxTWO-A card. The E22 provides two analog input and output channels and two AES/EBU channels,… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsProductDigitalEthernetInterconnectNetworkingProcessorStudio

  • aes
    PSW Staff 11/26/14 05:46 AM,
    The Audio Engineering Society (AES) recently held a successful interoperability testing event, in cooperation of the European Broadcasting Union (EBU), of its AES67-2013 standard at the Institut für Rundfunktechnik (IRT) in Munich, Germany. The event was held to demonstrate the functional compatibility of a number of different implementations of the AES67 standard for high-performance streaming audio over IP networks across a varied range of platforms and products. This standard specifically provides comprehensive interoperability recommendations in the areas of synchronization, media… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingNewsAVBusinessDigitalEthernetInterconnectNetworkingSignal

  • Monday, November 24, 2014
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    Jon Tidey 11/24/14 03:51 PM,
    This article is provided by Audio Geek Zine.   A multiband compressor is a powerful tool for controlling dynamics. The signal is split into three or more frequency ranges and processed independently. This is different from a standard compressor which operates on the entire frequency range at once. Standard compressors are great, but sometimes you’ll find that with any significant amount of gain reduction you start to get a very dull sound. With multiband compression, each frequency range has an… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingFeatureBlogStudy HallDigitalDigital Audio WorkstationsMixerProcessorSoftwareStudio

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    PSW Staff 11/24/14 03:12 PM,
    Hal Leonard Books has published Mixing and Mastering with ProTools 11 and Producing Music with ProTools 11,both by certified Pro Tools trainer Greg Lorbecki and Avid pro audio specialist Greg “Stryke” Chin. Given Pro Tools 11’s high-tech enhancements in delivery speed, ultra-low latency, inclusion of the Avid Audio Engine, and HD video-editing capability, users need practical guides to get up and running quickly and efficiently. In these focused guide, Lorbecki and Chin unlock the full potential of ProTools 11 as… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsConsolesDigitalEducationSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 11/24/14 02:32 PM,
    Fiera Milano SpA is the most important trade show organizer in Italy and its MiCo- Milano Congressi convention center is the largest in Europe, with a capacity for 18,000 attendees and 70 different conference rooms. Located in the heart of Milan, the center has a variety of exhibition spaces and its conference rooms feature a complete range of audio and video connectivity including a comprehensive audio upgrade featuring a Harman BSS Audio Soundweb London networking solution. The installation, located in… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsDigitalInstallationNetworkingProcessorSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 11/24/14 09:57 AM,
    Veteran mastering engineer Herb Powers, Jr., a winner of numerous Grammy Awards and innumerable Platinum- and Gold-certified albums, trusts Metric Halo SpectraFoo sound analysis software, a Metric Halo ULN-2 A/D/A interface along with Metric Halo plug-ins to make it all happen. His list of clients includes Mariah Carey, Alicia Keys, Justin Timberlake, Usher, Nelly, Missy Elliott, Lauryn Hill, Salt-N-Pepa, Run DMC, Afrika Bambaataa, Outkast, Toni Braxton, Babyface, Puff Daddy, Jennifer Lopez, Pink, and countless others. “We’re in the business of… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsDigitalProcessorSoftwareStudio

  • Friday, November 21, 2014
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    PSW Staff 11/21/14 03:33 PM,
    The Marriott Theatre in the Chicago suburb of Lincolnshire is the most subscribed musical theatre company in the US, and a new DiGiCo SD7T console is ensuring that its sound is every bit as top rate as the shows that are produced there year-round. Founded in 1975, The Marriott Theatre sells more than 400,000 tickets a year and has presented more than 165 productions to an estimated eight million people. The venue has received a record 500 Joseph Jefferson Award… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConsolesDigitalSound ReinforcementStage

  • Thursday, November 20, 2014
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    Karl Winkler 11/20/14 03:17 PM,
    Technology in professional audio (and technology in general) has changed so much and so quickly that it’s become difficult to get up to speed and stay up to date. The learning curve for some aspects of what we do is quite steep and appears to be accelerating. Analog consoles are challenging enough, but the number-crunching digital beasts are even more complex. We hardly used wireless 20 years ago, now it’s everywhere. Outboard effects have become plug-ins, and what were once… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundFeatureBlogStudy HallAnalogBusinessConsolesDigitalEducationSound ReinforcementTechnicianWireless