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Wednesday February 22, 2017. 06:00 AM
In the December 2016 issue of Pro Sound News, I reviewed the entire ND Series from Electro-Voice, a workhorse line of stage and studio dynamic and condenser microphones with a wide range of cool proprietary features.
Tuesday February 21, 2017. 06:20 PM
The sound teams behind La La Land and Finding Dory were among the recipients of this year’s Cinema Audio Society Awards, presented in Los Angeles on February 18, 2017.
The Guild of Music Supervisors handed out its seventh annual awards recognizing outstanding music supervisors in 14 categories, representing movies, television, games and trailers.
Multi-Grammy winner Jack White was fêted by The Recording Academy Producers & Engineers Wing’s at its annual Grammy Week celebration at The Village Studios in West Los Angeles on Wednesday, February 8, 2017. Neil Portnow, president/CEO of The Recording Academy, presented...
This year’s Music Producers Guild Awards were handed out at Grosvenor House in London, with Tony Visconti and Paul Epworth picking up the top prizes.
Monday February 20, 2017. 03:55 PM
Reissuing their patent number 185,712 during the company’s 85th anniversary celebration, CAD Audio has unveiled a modern take on the distinctive A77, a supercardioid large diaphragm dynamic side address microphone. It’s “a modern tribute to the original capsule,”...
Friday February 17, 2017. 05:22 PM
Steinberg’s latest recording pack comes complete with the UR22mkII mobile USB audio interface, ST-H01 headphones and ST-M01 condenser microphone plus Cubase, WaveLab and Cubasis software collections, all for $249 street.
Nashville’s Art House studios, which has hosted sessions by Switchfoot, Holly Williams, the Civil Wars and numerous other artists, has refurbished and re-equipped its studios, including the addition of new ADAM Audio S3X-H mid-field and A7X near field monitors.
Studio28, a recently constructed orchestral facility in Thailand, has installed a 48-channel Solid State Logic Duality Delta SuperAnalogue console in its Studio A control room.
In choosing the most appropriate microphone in live instrument applications, positioning can often be as important as sonic quality; today, there are many superb-sounding yet awkwardly sized or obtrusive microphones that I might like to use on, say, snare drum.
Focusrite’s audio interfaces are based on three “pillars” that can be seen across all the products in the range: high-quality microphone preamplifiers, precision digital conversion, and low latency.
Thursday February 16, 2017. 10:31 PM
Forever ahead of the technological curve, the legendary Montreux Jazz Festival has recently been digitizing its entire archive in conjunction with the Claude Nobs Foundation, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and data specialist HGST.
John R. Petrucelli, live sound console designer and co-founder of Crest Consoles and APB-DynaSonics, died at the Hackensack University Medical Center on Saturday, January 21, 2017 after a lengthy illness. He was 64.
The Federal Communications Commission’s Incentive Auction came to an end on January 18, 2017 when telecommunications companies met the closing criteria for a clearing target of 84 MHz, of which 70 MHz is public airwaves.
Cirque du Soleil’s Toruk—The First Flight, an immersive live multimedia spectacle inspired by James Cameron’s 2009 blockbuster movie Avatar, has been touring arenas throughout the United States and Canada since November 2015, and is currently scheduled to run through...
At the end of 2016, Dolby Laboratories announced that Dolby Atmos capabilities are now available at 150 post production facilities and in 60 countries.
I own many older Tascam units, but had not seen much—other than a few film sound products—that interested me over the last decade.
Wednesday February 15, 2017. 01:44 PM
Danley Sound Labs has unveiled its new Danley TH-Mini15, an “ultra-compact” (30- x 18- x 24-inch, 100 lb.) subwoofer with a single 15-inch driver, specially built for portable live as well as fixed installation applications. It is essentially the larger version of...
Thirty-five years after the launch of the compact disc and 30 years after the Macintosh II computer’s expansion capabilities birthed the DAW revolution, audio increasingly exists as zeroes and ones.
Football season may be over, but it all got off to a memorable start for 156,990 fans back in September.
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