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by    David Goggin communication arcs    on    08/04/2015

Vintage King Audio recently hosted an immersive Ableton workshop exploring the latest version of its Live software, featuring an appearance by electronic music/producer Daedelus and led by Ableton Certified Trainer and music maker, Yeuda Ben-Atar (Side Brain).

by    Debra Pagan    on    08/03/2015

For the third straight year, BottleRock Festival in Napa Valley welcomed more than 100,000 music, food and wine enthusiasts to a unique gathering of top musical acts, celebrity chefs and master sommeliers. The 2015 lineup of more than 70 acts featured Robert Plant, Snoop Dogg, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Public Enemy, No Doubt and Imagine Dragons performing on five different stages. One of those stages — the Miner Family Winery Stage — featured an exclusive lineup of VUE Audiotechnik products including al-Class Line Array Systems for mains, h-Class subwoofers, side-fills and st...

by    David Goggin communication arcs    on    08/03/2015

Sommer Cable America, the new US division of Germany's Sommer Cable, has named venerable Pacific Radio Electronics as distributor of it's extensive product line.

by    Music Marcom    on    07/31/2015

Pro Sound Effects®, the Next Level sound effects library, has released a FREE version of its newest library - NYC Ambisonics, a new sound effects library that comes with software from TSL Products that allows users to point “virtual microphones” in any direction and with a variety of polar patterns for greater control and creativity.

by    D. Pagan Communications, INC.    on    07/31/2015

Cakewalk, dedicated to powerful and thoughtfully designed software for modern musicians, announces the new July 2015 “Gloucester” release for SONAR Artist, Professional, and Platinum.

by    David Goggin communication arcs    on    07/30/2015

 The AX32 AD/DA converter and digital router interface from Digital Audio Denmark (DAD) has  been certified by the Music Engineering and Technology Alliance (METAlliance).

by    Roger Maycock    on    07/29/2015

Cleveland, OH… 2015 is, once again, turning out to be a banner year in terms of recognized accomplishments for Recording Engineer and Producer Michael Bishop. At February’s 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards, Bishop won his 10th GRAMMY in the category Best Engineered Album, Classical for his engineering, mixing, and mastering work on the ASO Media release Vaughan Williams: Dona nobis pacem, Symphony No. 4, The Lark Ascending, which features Robert Spano, Norman Mackenzie, and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus. Shortly after on March 4th, he could be found in Dallas, TX engineering t...

by    David Goggin communication arcs    on    07/29/2015

Prolific producer, songwriter and studio owner Matty Amendola assembled a diverse collection of TELEFUNKEN microphones for the debut album from Katie Lee.

by    Debra Pagan    on    07/27/2015

Held this spring at the H3 Arena in Fornebu, The Voice Norway 2015 employed a state-of-the-art sound system from VUE Audiotechnik, designed and installed by avonlyd as. The vocal competition, produced by Nordisk Film TV and Kurder King Production AS, spanned a period of several months, starting earlier this year with blind audition rounds, then narrowing the field to 40 contestants, and ultimately down to a single vocalist. On June 5 — the final night of the vocal competition — it was announced that Yvonne Nordvik Siversten was the winner. 

by    D. Pagan Communications, INC.    on    07/24/2015

Solid State Logic is proud to announce that MEGA AUDIO, the noted German pro audio distributor, has added the SSL Live range of consoles as their new distribution line for digital live-sound consoles to their portfolio of products for Germany.

by    Music Marcom    on    07/23/2015

iZotope, Inc., a leading audio technology company, announced a permanent price reduction on their Trash 2 distortion engine. The plug-in is now available for the lowest price ever of $99, and also includes two free Expansion Packs (Classic Textures and Edge) full of patches and impulses for additional creative experimentation.

by    Music Marcom    on    07/23/2015

Pro Sound Effects®, the next level sound effects library company, has unveiled a new online presence featuring a host of new functionality and an enhanced user experience. Sound designers and editors from the independent freelancer to large-scale commercial production facilities that visit will find a clean, efficient layout with easy navigation as well as all new pricing, licensing, and delivery options.


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