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by    Music Marcom    on    04/17/2015

This year’s MusikMesse sees renowned British console manufacturer, Audient release two breakthrough new products: iD14 which redefines high performance audio interfaces, and ASP800 an eight-channel mic pre & ADC with revolutionary tone controls. Both are available at incredible prices, and further build on Audient’s successful entry into the home recording market.

by    David Goggin    on    04/16/2015

Prolific producer and recording engineer Matt "Linny" Linesch takes the helm at United Recording in Hollywood for the fifth album from Chicago's Mike Mangione & The Union.

by    Heather Ball    on    04/15/2015

Cakewalk, dedicated to powerful and thoughtfully designed software for modern musicians, announces the new Rapture Pro virtual instrument for Windows and Mac (Hall 4.0, Stand J60). Rapture Pro is the first performance synth to combine algorithmic and sample-based synthesis in an intuitive design for musicians of any skill level—whether simply browsing for the right preset, thrilling audiences on stage, or diving deep into sound design. 

by    David Goggin    on    04/15/2015

 Rocking gypsy folk troubadours Caravan of Thieves have a new album, "KISS KISS," which relied heavily on large diaphragm tube condenser mics from TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik.

by    D. Pagan Communications, INC.    on    04/15/2015

Gibson Brands, Inc. continues to honor the legacy of Les Paul; the genius who pioneered the solid-body electric guitar, and multi-track recording, with its release of the new Les Paul Reference Monitors.

by    David Goggin    on    04/15/2015

 Vintage King Audio has named Dan Scalpone as Sales Manager, working directly with company co-founder and Sales Director Mike Nehra. 

by    Heather J. Davis    on    04/14/2015

OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA – APRIL 2015: Engineer John Cuniberti’s first professional highlight was a gig mixing monitors for Stevie Wonder in the late 1970s. After that, he pivoted to the studio and has since recorded, mixed, and mastered hundreds of major- and indie-label artists, including The Dead Kennedys, Tracy Chapman, Thomas Dolby, and the Grateful Dead. Cuniberti worked with legendary guitar virtuoso Joe Satriani to record his first professional studio album, Not Of This Earth, in 1986, and the two have been a productive team ever since. Most recently, they traveled to Skywalker ...

by    D. Pagan Communications, INC.    on    04/14/2015

When Neptune Productions was tasked with designing the sound, lighting and video for Armenian-American singer Harout Balyan’s recent concert at the world-famous Dolby Theatre, the company’s new VUE Audiotechnik h-class hm-112 High Definition Stage Monitor System proved to be an essential component.

by    David Goggin    on    04/14/2015

 Although SMPTE 4K standards have not yet been resolved, a number of new high-resolution camera systems are in widespread use.  Sommer is now shipping optimum quality new 6G/12G SDI cables designed for the newest video production systems.

by    Music Marcom    on    04/14/2015

EastWest Sounds is taking a bold new direction with the launch of Composer Cloud, a new cloud-based subscription program featuring the gold editions of their award-winning virtual instrument collections. Composer Cloud is designed to give composers, musicians, producers and songwriters instant access to the more than 9,000 award-winning virtual instruments, anytime, anywhere, for a low monthly cost.

by    D. Pagan Communications, INC.    on    04/13/2015

RTW, the market leader in visual audio meters and monitoring devices, is presenting its new Mastering Tools plug-in for loudness, level, audio analysis and mono-to-7.1 measurement at Musikmesse 2015

by    Music Marcom    on    04/13/2015

LAS VEGAS, NV - NAB 2015 - Pro Sound Effects®, the next level sound library company, releases its Master Library 2.0™. The 2.0 upgrade brings over 30,000 new sound effects, an online access feature, annual updates and new subscription pricing options.


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