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Top Five Reasons Mic Preamps Matter

By Daniel Keller February 4, 2019

Few topics stir up more debate than microphone preamplifiers. With dozens, if not hundreds of different brands, models, shapes, sizes, variations, and configurations to choose… Read More

Do You Hear What I Hear?

By Mike Sokol January 30, 2019

Many live mixes are not only too loud, but also sonically unbalanced. I got to thinking about this (again) when recently re-reading… Read More

Balanced And Unbalanced Connections

By Mike Rivers January 18, 2019

The significance of balanced and unbalanced connections between audio devices, as well as the meaning of the terms, is often misunderstood. A balanced output can… Read More

Tech Topic: Coherence & Reverberation

By Merlijn van Veen January 11, 2019

Coherence is a common feature found on many analyzers that enables us to distinguish signal from noise. It will indicate whether you’re measuring a loudspeaker… Read More

A Case For Lossy Music Formats

By Michael Fay January 8, 2019

Presuming you’re in the audio business on some level and are an “active” listener, you’ve probably started a collection of reference recordings you think are… Read More