Audio Basics

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

Flying Solo On The Front Lines

By Nicholas Radina February 21, 2019

Are you a Lone Ranger of the audio world? I’ve been one for more than 20 years, working as an independent practitioner of live sound. 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

Five Ways AV Can Become More IT

By Maxwell Kopsho January 11, 2019

When we discuss the ways that AV can become more IT, it’s important to emphasize that the transition to becoming more IT is… Read More

Church Sound: Gear Snobs

By Mike Sessler January 11, 2019

Editor’s note: This one obviously goes back a few years, but the information is worthy of repeating. Audio folks can be snobs when it comes… 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