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  • Thursday, February 13, 2014
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    PSW Staff 02/13/14 01:46 PM,
    LA-based Noah “Mailbox” Passovoy utilized an LTD-1 EQ/Pre Amp and an TG2 Pre Amp/DI from Chandler Limited in his engineering work on all tracks of Maroon 5’s latest recording, “Overexposed” (on the A&M/Octone label). Passovoy also served as the producer of five tracks on the project, which was done at Conway Recording Studios in Hollywood. “There are a number of reasons I’ve grown to love Chandler’s gear so much,” Passovoy reports. “The company’s products sound fantastic. I’ve been working with… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsEngineerProcessorSignalStudio

  • Wednesday, February 12, 2014
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    PSW Staff 02/12/14 03:06 PM,
    Fishman has announced that TriplePlay Software version 1.2 is now available with numerous enhancements, new features and improvements in terms of compatibility. This is Fishman’s second major update since the product’s successful launch in April 2013. The most notable new feature is that TriplePlay is now Pro Tools AAX compatible. It can now be inserted as a plugi-in in Pro Tools 11 for Mac-based systems The v1.2 release also offers an enhancement for GarageBand. Users will now be able to… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsProductProcessorSoftwareStudio

  • Tuesday, February 11, 2014
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    Matthew Weiss 02/11/14 03:04 PM,
    This article is provided by the Pro Audio Files.   Every mix presents a challenge. Most mixes present several challenges. But there are a few that challenge you every step along the way. Here are the four horsemen of the Mix-Pacalypse, and how to conquer them. 1. The Under-Produced Record You get the session, you pop it open, and it’s a kick, a snare, hi-hat, vocal, bass line and a single lead instrument. The parts don’t really change, there’s no… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingFeatureBlogStudy HallEngineerMixerProcessorStudio

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    PSW Staff 02/11/14 02:12 PM,
    The Music Production and Engineering Department (MPED) at Boston’s prestigious Berklee College of Music will add a fourth 32-channel analog API Legacy Plus console to its Studio A in early summer of 2014. At that time, a John Storyk-led renovation will overhaul the space to create a fourth facility with nearly identical equipment to three existing facilities for the instruction of foundational tracking and mixing courses. Because the MPED recognizes the importance of giving students abundant hands-on experience with definitive… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsAnalogConsolesEducationStudio

  • Monday, February 10, 2014
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    Joe Gilder 02/10/14 02:23 PM,
    Article provided by Home Studio Corner.   Joe Gilder frequently talks about how equipment isn’t the “end-all, be-all” in the pursuit of recording and creative excellence, instead focusing on the importance of being able to use what you already have to its utmost, and further, to strive for constant improvement in technique and then put that into practice. However, his big exception to the rule is when a new tool can be used to make a definitively enhancement to the… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingFeatureBlogVideoStudy HallDigital Audio WorkstationsProcessorSoftwareStudio

  • presonus
    PSW Staff 02/10/14 10:47 AM,
    PreSonus has announced that industry veteran Ignazio Vagnone has joined the company as sales manager for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. “We’re very excited to have Ignazio on the PreSonus team,” states PreSonus VP of sales Rick Naqvi. “We are fortunate to find such an experienced guy who not only understands the MI and Pro Audio business but is an awesome musician and understands the needs of the customer.” “Ignazio is unquestionably the right person to lead our sales… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsBusinessManufacturerSound ReinforcementStudio

  • aphex
    PSW Staff 02/10/14 10:19 AM,
    The new Aphex D 500 DUO is a 2-slot 500 Series receiving frame with a unique feature set. Balanced analog inserts jacks are provided. When two preamp modules are loaded in the rack, the inserts can be used to connect processors like compressors and equalizers. The insert return signal comes before the output jack. If no processors are inserted, the insert send can be used as a secondary output for the module. The S/PDIF output derives its signal post-insert. This… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsProductInterconnectProcessorSignalStudio

  • radial
    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 post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsProductInterconnectLoudspeakerMonitoringSignalStudio

  • Friday, February 07, 2014
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    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 post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsProductLoudspeakerMonitoringSound ReinforcementStudio

  • isoacoustics
    PSW Staff 02/07/14 10:16 AM,
    IsoAcoustics has introduced a new line of Modular Acoustic Isolation Stands, which can be custom-configured to meet the needs of sound designers, contractors and musicians, for both small and large scale situations. The stands will also be available at retail in standard sizes to complement popular brands of larger monitors, subwoofers and guitar/bass amplifiers. The new Modular Stands provide a flexible and effective means to markedly enhance sound clarity and performance of guitar, bass and other musical instrument amplifiers, studio… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsProductLoudspeakerSignalStageStudioSubwoofer



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