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Wednesday May 10, 2017. 04:41 PM
The Recording Academy put an end to the rumors on May 9 with an official announcement that the GRAMMY Awards’ 60th anniversary show will be held at Madison Square Garden in New York for the first time in 15 years.
RTW’s MM3 MusicMeter has become a tool that electronic musician and sound designer Richard Devine turns to for checking the exact loudness specification needed for his high-profile clientele, including a recent project making sounds for Google’s new virtual reality...
Focusrite has announced a free download of BIAS Amp LE, a streamlined version of the BIAS Amp Professional amp modeling plug-in. It is available to all Focusrite hardware customers registered before May 31, 2017; upon signing into their Focusrite accounts, they will receive...
Tuesday May 9, 2017. 07:56 PM
First opened as a rehearsal facility in 2012, last year saw Santa Rosa’s House of Rock become a 15,000-square-foot venue/recording studio/education facility. A year in, the venue has hosted Quiet Riot, Winger, Blue Oyster Cult, Lita Ford and Foghat on its stage, while also ...
Contemporary Christian music artist Chris Tomlin is on the road this spring as part of a multi-artist package tour, Worship Night In America. Providing audio for the trek is Indianapolis-based Mid-America Sound, which is using an L-Acoustics K1/Kara at each arena stop.
Lawo launched its new flagship mc96 Grand Audio Production Console for IP video production environments, with native support for SMPTE 2110, AES67, Ravenna and Dante, at NAB 2017.
Niv Adiri, sound designer and re-recording mixer on “Gravity” and other films, has been using Nugen Audio’s Halo Upmix to create surround 5.1 versions of the music and sound effects on numerous cinema projects.
ESI Audiotechnik GmbH—a branded and OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) pro audio design/manufacturing firm since 1998—has introduced its 24-bit/96 kHz-capable U168 XT and U86 XT USB audio interfaces featuring what are arguably a recordist’s most commonly needed I/O...
Monday May 8, 2017. 08:17 PM
Harman Professional Solutions is now distributing the public beta of the Harman Connected PA mobile app for iOS and Android.
Genelec has introduced “The Ones,” a new three-model series comprised of the original 8351 three-way Smart Active Monitor plus two new models, the 8341 and 8331.
The University of Iowa recently updated the audio system in its Carver-Hawkeye Arena for the first time since it opened in 1983. Sound Concepts, the systems operator for the 15,500-seat venue, spec’d a new audio system that included a DiGiCo S21 digital console.
PMC IB2S-A and IB2S XBD-A monitors have been installed in three of the six studios housed in the University of Salford’s New Adelphi building.
Welcome to There's More, the online 'Virtual Sidebar' that serves up additional information, links, video and more to supplement your reading experience of the May, 2017 Pro Sound News issue.
Friday May 5, 2017. 04:36 PM
Stevie Wonder joined trumpet legend Arturo Sandoval for a new track at United Recording for Sandoval's upcoming duets album with multi-Grammy winner 2010 Producer of the Year Gregg Field at the helm.
Boutique audio post production facility Gigantic Studios, located in Manhattan’s Chelsea neighborhood, recently added a dual-purpose room equipped for both sound mixing, including Dolby Atmos work, and color correction. “My main excitement about the room and its...
Vice Media has installed a Lawo mc?56 to handle audio mix workflows for its Brooklyn production facilities.
When is a house-of-worship install not a house-of-worship install? When the HOW in question is a deconsecrated 14th century gothic cathedral in Leiden, the Netherlands. Repurposed as a community events center, Pieterskerk Leiden still has all the majesty of a massive...
SnowGhost owner, designer, and chief engineer Brett Allen has been putting his Sanken CO-100K mics through their paces, miking a game of pool for experimental group Matmos.
Thursday May 4, 2017. 08:26 PM
An Allen & Heath dLive S Class mixing system was the central hub for the monitor mix and signal routing during a recent orchestral concert by German singer, Mine.
If your music collection includes popular hits from the last 30 years, odds are you have at least a few tracks (or likely a lot of them) with Tim Pierce playing guitar on them. The noted session and touring guitarist, also known for his 100,000-plus subscriber YouTube...
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