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  • Thursday, October 27, 2016
    PSW Staff 10/27/16 11:06 AM,
    For better or for worse, cinematic representations of roadies tend to fall short of reality, and that seems to be the consensus of critics and actual roadies of Showtime’s comedy-drama Roadies, which debuted earlier this year. However, the show is getting high marks on its efforts for the authenticity of the environment they work in, and a DiGiCo SD9 console played a major role in that achievement. Marking a return to music-themed scripts by creator Cameron Crowe, whose 2000 film… View this post
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    PSW Staff 10/27/16 07:12 AM,
    United Recording has launched its new mastering division, it was announced by Robin Goodchild, studio manager. United was founded in 1957 by recording engineer, studio designer and electronics inventor Bill Putnam and mastering is a key element of the studio’s heritage. “Mastering was always a key aspect of Bill’s predominance in the recording studio world,” comments Goodchild. “We are simply bringing it back as a convenience to our clients, but also as a re-imagined service operating in today’s Internet world… View this post
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  • Wednesday, October 26, 2016
    Nigel Redmon 10/26/16 11:59 AM,
    This article is provided by EarLevel Engineering.   Most people who’ve looked at digital audio before know about the Nyquist theorem. If you sample an analog signal at a rate of at least twice its highest frequency component, you can convert it back to analog, passing through a low-pass filter, and get back the same thing you put in. Exactly. Perfectly. The Real World In the real world, though, many people argue that analog “sounds better.” How can this be,… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingFeatureStudy HallAnalogDigitalDigital Audio WorkstationsEducationEngineerMeasurementProcessorSignalSoftwareStudio

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    PSW Staff 10/26/16 09:27 AM,
    Capital University in Columbus, Ohio is known for its diverse undergraduate and graduate programs, including its Conservatory of Music, communication and media degree programs, with renowned faculty and diverse majors such as Music Education, Performance, Music Technology and Music Industry. The school’s new Convergent Media Center (CMC) houses a recording studio, four mix/post production suites, 18 computer-lab workstations and the new home of the school’s WXCU Radio, will be linked together using RedNet Dante-networked audio converters and interfaces from Focusrite.… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsAVDigitalEducationInstallationInterconnectNetworkingProcessorStudioSystem

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    PSW Staff 10/26/16 07:44 AM,
    Rick Allen’s music, sound effects, and sound design appears in films, radio, TV, games, and ads for Disney, American Express, the United Nations, MasterCard, Clorox, and Subway. He has earned gold and platinum records, Addy Awards, and Clio certificates. He has even designed virtual instruments. Allen works hard but he has fun, too, and he loves field recording at least as much as he does studio work. To that end, he has three different TASCAM portable recorders: an HS-P82 8-track… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsAVDigitalEngineerMicrophoneStudio

  • Tuesday, October 25, 2016
    PSW Staff 10/25/16 09:33 AM,
    Klark Teknik announces the shipping of its 1176-KT FET-style compressor, making homage to the classic 1176LN model. The new unit features a modernized and discrete signal path utilizing custom-engineered MIDAS input and output transformers with an easy to operate user interface. The compressor offers three ratios: 4:1 for moderate compression; 8:1 for severe compression: 12:1 for mild limiting; and 20:1 for hard limiting. Additionally, ‘All-button’ mode is included for aggressive vocals and especially effective when applied to drums, bass, guitar… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsProductAnalogAVProcessorSound ReinforcementStudio

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    PSW Staff 10/25/16 08:42 AM,
    Producer and engineer Fab Dupont recorded David Crosby‘s new album “Lighthouse” (GroundUP Music/Verve Label Group) at Groove Masters, Jackson Brown’s private studio in Santa Monica, then mixed it at Dupont’s own Flux Studios in New York. The microphone choices were many, but the chosen were very few, with the Lauten Audio Eden tube microphone featured on Crosby’s lead vocals. The album was produced by multi-instrumentalist Michael League of Snarky Puppy fame and co-produced, recorded and mixed by Fab Dupont. Dupont,… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsEngineerMicrophoneStudio

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    PSW Staff 10/25/16 07:48 AM,
    The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) has announced it will feature Dante training and certification sessions at its annual Anaheim, California trade show, January 20-21. The sessions will be presented at the show by Audinate, and will offer attendees the opportunity to experience an intensive two-days of hands-on training as part of the company’s Dante Certification Program. As an added programming bonus, TEC Tracks at The NAMM Show will host a special “Introduction to Dante” session during its newly-announced… View this post
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    Fletcher 10/25/16 07:03 AM,
    In the early days of our industry, equipment was made to serve the user’s needs. Many of the original studio owners came from a radio background. They built their own equipment, from consoles to compressors to equalizers, etc. They didn’t have cost-effective manufacturing in mind when they created this equipment. They built it in order to make superior-sounding recordings. At some point, other people in the audio community asked these pioneers to build equipment for their studios. The world of… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingFeatureStudy HallAmplifierAnalogConsolesEducationEngineerProcessorStudio

  • Monday, October 24, 2016
    PSW Staff 10/24/16 12:19 PM,
    ADAM Audio announces the appointment of Great Wall Musical Instrument Co Ltd. as the new official distributor for the mainland in China. “It is a great honor for us to represent ADAM Audio, one of the top manufacturers of studio monitors in the world, in our home market China. The quality of their products are of the highest standards, and we look forward to offering our customers ADAM Audio monitors,” says Ye Jin Bin, co-owner of Great Wall. Great Wall… View this post
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