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by    David Goggin communication arcs    on    02/05/2016

James Taylor's "Before This World" has earned a NAMM TEC Award for Creative Achievement and two Grammy Nominations

by    Matt LoDolce    on    02/05/2016

VUE Audiotechnik is proud to announce the expansion of avon lydinstallasjon (AS) to exclusive distributor for the Nordic countries for all VUE Audiotechnik product lines.

by    MSMedia    on    02/04/2016

 Anaheim, CA (February 4, 2016) — At this year’s annual NAMM Show held at the end of January, where thousands of musicians and audio industry professionals gather each year, the “TEC Tracks” sessions made their debut on the second floor of the Orange County Convention Center. The TEC Tracks program featured more than 70 sessions including music technology master classes, live interviews and panel discussions with a variety of well-known musicians, producers, designers and other noted industry professionals. Lectrosonics Digital Hybrid Wireless® Technology w...

by    D. Pagan Communications, INC    on    02/04/2016

New SONAR “Manchester” release offers Melodyne 4 Update, major Patch Point/Aux Track enhancements and user requested fixes and enhancements 

by    Music Marcom    on    02/02/2016

A fan favorite for lo-fi sound is re-released with new Spin Down feature and AAX/VST3 support

by    Roger Maycock    on    02/01/2016

Ft. Lauderdale, FL – February 2016… Synthax, Inc., Americas distributor for RME, a leading manufacturer of high quality digital audio solutions, is pleased to announce RME’s 20th anniversary. From its 1996 start with the DAM1 (Digital Audio Monitor) and a PCI recording card, RME has blossomed into an industry leading manufacturer—and the only manufacturer—that doesn't use third-party USB or Firewire technology in its products, preferring instead to develop its own solutions.

by    Brainstorm Media    on    02/01/2016

The new Fishman website, built on the theme of “Inspired Performance Technology,” is now live at

by    Roger Maycock    on    02/01/2016

 Council Bluffs, IA – February 2016… Grundorf Corporation, a leading manufacturer of equipment for musicians and audio professionals, proudly announces the model BB-48LSWB ‘Beat Booth’ Tabletop Lycra-front façade. Designed for DJ’s looking to visually enhance their on-stage visual aesthetic, the new Beat Booth tabletop façade is a compact, lightweight, all-in-one mobile solution that provides space for turntables, mixers, and other equipment while maintaining a clean, uncluttered appearance. 

by    Music Marcom    on    01/29/2016

iZotope’s RX 4 Advanced and Iris 2 have won awards for Outstanding Technical Achievement at the 31st Annual NAMM Technical Excellence & Creativity Awards, the highest honor within the pro audio and sound recording industry, which recognizes the most outstanding products in the world of music making, live performance, video games, television and film. The award ceremony was held on Saturday, January 23 during the NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA.

by    D. Pagan Communications    on    01/29/2016

With state-of-the-art performance and teaching facilities, the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) is one of the most successful and renowned arts training institutions worldwide.

by    Heather J. Davis    on    01/29/2016

SAFETY HARBOR, FLORIDA – JANUARY 2016: “I kind of accidentally fell into producing,” claims Josh Wilbur. “I started playing in bands in high school and then naturally gravitated to the other side of the glass. I thought I was just an engineer until someone pointed out that I was really engineering and producing the bands I was working with.” That’s fine with Wilbur, whose passion is great music and the creative process that brings it to life. In his view, recording technology is merely a tool to elicit and record great music. He started out in rock music, th...

by    MSMedia    on    01/28/2016

  North Hollywood, CA (January 2016) — For nearly 28 years, Clear Lake Recording Studios has taken pride upon being a world-class studio built to meet the needs of major label projects, while still remaining accessible to local producers, engineers and independent artists. Acoustician George Augspurger designed Clear Lake’s Studio A to include an exceptionally well-tuned control room, a vast live room and two isolation booths. Complementing this acoustically accurate space is top of the line equipment -- the best musical instruments, an impressive collection of vintage ge...


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