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Thursday August 17, 2017. 10:50 PM
By Strother Bullins. The product category of “portable PA” (PPA) has significantly broadened in recent years to include some all-in-one tools increasingly employed in smaller venues and multifunctional A/V environments such as houses-of-worship (HOW) and educational,...
Working out of his Los Angeles studio space, three-time GRAMMY Award-winning producer/mix engineer Dave Isaac has found a useful hub in the Focusrite Red 8Pre 64 I/O Thunderbolt 2 and Pro Tools | HD-compatible audio interface.
By Liz May. The StudioLive Coaxial Active Integration (AI) loudspeaker package I utilized included the 312AI, 315AI and the 18sAI Subwoofer. There are no 10-inch models available, but there is a three-way, dual 8-inch cabinet, which I did not use. When the speakers arrived,...
I joined Ashly at the beginning of the year as CEO. Basically, my focus is setting a path for growth, and building the team and infrastructure needed to execute that vision.
For years, certainly since the transition to DTV in 2010, when wireless audio equipment operators had to vacate the 700 MHz band, RF coordinators have been warning that the sky is falling. Well, that day is here.
T-Mobile has made good on its promise to begin lighting up new 600 MHz services in August, announcing that its first network site, in Cheyenne, WY, is now live.
Intended for use in public outdoor environments, RCF’s new GS60 weatherproof speaker is an IP-56 rated outdoor speaker designed for gardens, patios, pool areas and other public spaces.
By Strother Bullins. With the popularity of multi-act musical events at an all-time high, mixing console needs at FOH and monitor positions are broader and more complex than ever. After all, many festivals host dozens of acts, and thus dozens of different engineers, each of...
By Liz May. When I first experienced the CS18AI control surface, I was really impressed with how well it interfaced with PreSonus’ Studio One DAW.
MALIBU, CA—For the past 37 years, Kevin “Caveman” Shirley has worked with some of the biggest artists on the planet, including Led Zeppelin, Aerosmith, Joe Bonamassa, Iron Maiden, Metallica and numerous others.
Wednesday August 16, 2017. 05:15 PM
Grammy-winning producer/engineer Leslie Ann Jones of Skywalker Sound will deliver the Heyser Memorial Lecture at the upcoming AES New York Convention, taking place October 18 to 21 at the Jacob Javits Center.
Sterling Audio has announces its new line of microphones built for studio recording includes six individual microphones and a two-microphone package. Also unveiled are two new shock mounts; the SM5 can accommodate a variety of medium-body (1.2 to 1.7-inch) studio microphones ...
Ashly has updated its digiMIX24 digital mixer with new editions of its firmware and iOS app.
By Strother Bullins. Some of us remember aligning analog tape machines while others of us have always had a complete recording studio, sans inputs, in our hands. Many have lived through the transition, experiencing both extremes. Yet today, essentially all of us live on...
By Steve Harvey. If you are about to order a wireless microphone or in-ear system that operates in the 600 MHz band, you need to reconsider. And if you already have such a system specified in an upcoming project, it’s time to issue a change order.
Tuesday August 15, 2017. 05:19 PM
Mackie has announced its completely redesigned Thump Series of Powered Loudspeakers, including the updated models Thump12A, Thump15A, Thump12BST, Thump15BST and Thump18S. Two new models—the “Thump Boosted” 12-inch Thump12BST and 15-inch Thump15BST—specifically offer...
Austrian mic manufacturer Lewitt has unveiled its new LCT 440 PURE microphone.
Producer/engineer Rafael Hauck has been building a high-end recording studio in Porto Alegre, Brazil since 2011 in a 3,000-square meter building where his family used to operate a Christmas decorations factory. The commercial facility can take on recording, mixing and post...
By Steve Harvey. With the emergence of new audio tools from Auro Technologies, Dolby Laboratories and others in recent years, artists working in surround sound now have an opportunity to take their mixes to a whole other level—literally, by adding an overhead layer. David...
By Larry Jaffee. “If you build it, they will come” is the stuff of Hollywood movies, and that adage applies to the art and science of music festivals as well—most of the time.
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