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Time & Phase Alignment

By Bob McCarthy March 27, 2019

The setting of delay times in signal processors is one of the principal techniques of system optimization. In most cases the timing is set to… Read More

Church Sound: The Intentional Tech

By Mike Sessler March 26, 2019

One of the most challenging aspects of doing production in a church setting is that church happens every week. During the week we have meetings,… Read More

A User’s Guide to Hearing

By Andy Coules March 25, 2019

Of all the tools at the disposal of the sound engineers, our ears are probably the most important yet also the most overlooked. Much like… Read More

Charting The Mix

By Jonah Altrove February 26, 2019

As sound engineers, we’re tasked with shaping the sound of the artist’s performance. When we’re running our consoles, we’re literally “putting together the pieces” of… Read More

The Impact Of Breaking The Line

By Bob McCarthy February 22, 2019

A friend of mine who’s not an audio engineer went to a show and later told me it sounded too loud and unintelligible. Plausible? Sure. Read More