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by    Music Marcom    on    03/06/2015

60 years of White Falcons, 6120s, Jets, Gents, and more!Montclair, NJ – The Gretsch Electric Guitar Book is the latest book in Tony Bacon’s bestselling guitar series: a carefully researched text partnered with a gallery of full-color pictures of great guitars, rare memorabilia, and of famous Gretsch players from Chet Atkins to Eddy Cochran, Billy Duffy, Duane Eddy, and Brian Setzer.

by    David Goggin    on    03/05/2015

 Pictured in the video shot at Vintage King Los Angeles are PUTS rappers (L-R) Double K and Thes One.

by    Vanessa Bishop    on    03/04/2015

Monitor Engineer turns to company’s d:vote 4099 Instrument Mics for the legendary jazz musician’s piano

by    Roger Maycock    on    03/03/2015

Council Bluffs, IA – March 2015 … Grundorf Corporation, a leading manufacturer of equipment for musicians and audio professionals, is pleased to introduce the new GMT-004 Guitar Maintenance Table. Designed as the ultimate toolbox / guitar workspace for both electric and acoustic guitars, this one-of-a-kind work table features separate compartments to keep tools, strings, and supplies handy.

by    Music Marcom    on    03/03/2015

After relentless touring in 2014, the metal band Of Mice & Men stepped into Hybrid Studios in their home base of Orange County, California to record some new material. The sessions resulted in four new songs, which appear as bonus tracks on their February 24, 2015 release of Restoring Force: Full Circle, a follow-up to their 2014 album Restoring Force on Rise Records.

by    Heather J. Davis    on    03/03/2015

SAFETY HARBOR, FLORIDA – MARCH 2015: Metric Halo's distributor for Thailand, Kimleng Audio, is hosting KimMix 2015, a Sound Engineer Mixing Competition. The contest is running now and ends March 8th. There is no purchase necessary. Contestants receive a brief training about the Metric Halo product line, which includes high-end multi-channel interfaces and beautiful-sounding plug-ins, and then mix a song provided by Kimleng Audio using a Metric Halo interface, Metric Halo plug-ins, Focal studio monitors & headphones, and the DAW of their choice (Logic, Cubase, or Pro Tools)....

by    David Goggin    on    03/02/2015

Enterprising rocker Drew DeRieux has wrapped up his debut project at United Recording (formerly Ocean Way), with senior staff engineer Wesley Seidman also producing.

by    Heather J. Davis    on    02/25/2015

SAFETY HARBOR, FLORIDA – FEBRUARY 2015: Metric Halo, maker of high-end professional audio interfaces and plug-ins, is proud to support the Seattle Composers Alliance (SCA). Metric Halo will donate two Production Bundles for the SCA’s online auction in the weeks leading up to its annual Spring Fling fundraising gala, music showcase, and silent auction (Monday, March 9, 2015). The Production Bundle is Metric Halo’s complete collection of great sounding, easy-to-use plug-ins, including ChannelStrip (the enduring classic), Character (signal path modeling), HaloVerb, Precision De-...

by    Brainstorm Media    on    02/25/2015

CAD Audio’s new U39 professional USB condenser microphone with TrakMix™ headphone monitoring is ideal for home recording, social media. podcasts, gaming, audio for video, journaling and other computer-based audio applications.

by    Vanessa Bishop    on    02/25/2015

The duo performed at the legendary after-awards party using company’s d:facto™ Vocal Microphones

by    David Goggin    on    02/23/2015

Eclectic New Orleans funk band Galactic has embraced a variety of microphones from TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik for their stage and studio work.

by    Music Marcom    on    02/19/2015

Hybrid Studios, Orange County’s premier multimedia AV production facility, has recently upgraded the power distribution system on their sound stage, greatly increasing its maximum capacity and power handling for large-scale projects.


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