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by    Music Marcom    on    03/28/2013

Transfer your RADAR recordings at ultimate speed to any computer via USB 3.0

by    Roger Maycock    on    03/25/2013

  Los Angeles, CA – March 2013 … Finding a guitar amp that delivers big full sound with a rich, dynamic distortion is a common challenge for today’s electric guitarist. The ability to control that distortion to one’s liking is not always as easy as one would expect. For guitarist / composer / producer Blues Saraceno, finding that one amp that really hits all the bases resulted in his purchase of the GAV19T guitar amplifier from Shell Rock, IA-based Chandler Limited.

by    Heather J. Davis    on    03/21/2013

JESSUP, MARYLAND – MARCH 2013: The original plan was simply to upgrade Sammy Hagar’s project studio – Red Rocker – so that he and his super group Chickenfoot could deliver decent-sounding demos, but in consultation with his engineer, John Cuniberti (Stevie Wonder, Dead Kennedys, Joe Satriani), Hagar ended up purchasing a 16-channel API 1608 analog console. They recorded Chickenfoot’s first demo on the 1608 several years ago, and, owing to the magic of a few takes and the sonic integrity imparted by the 1608, several of those demo recordings made it to the alb...

by    Vanessa Bishop    on    03/21/2013

Solid State Logic, the world’s leading manufacturer of professional digital and analogue consoles, is proud to present a new addition to its hugely successful AWS series consoles. Originally launched in 2004, the AWS reinvented the professional production console by combining classic SSL’s SuperAnalogue™ console technology with comprehensive DAW control hardware in a single work surface. Hundreds of consoles later, SSL is proud to introduce the new AWS 916.

by    Roger Maycock    on    03/19/2013

  Atlanta, GA – March 2013… Working in multiple capacities as a DJ, emcee, and host for a wide range of activities ranging from corporate special events to weddings and Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, Tod Peavy—known professionally as DJTOD—is a man of many hats. In addition to providing musical entertainment and frequently serving as the announcer, he is also responsible for the event’s sound reinforcement services, and this routinely involves providing microphones and equipment for others to use. Ensuring first-class audio performance for himself is one thing, but m...

by    Heather J. Davis    on    03/19/2013

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA – MARCH 2013: South Korea’s Audioguy & Partners is an aptly named clearinghouse for all things related to great audio. Headed by the passionate (and terrifically busy!) Jung-Hoon Choi, Audioguy is a world-class recording studio, an audiophile record label for jazz, classical, and world music, and a dealer for high-end pro audio equipment. Choi proudly wears many hats at Audioguy, including CEO, producer, recording/mixing/mastering engineer, and sales manager. His hard work was recently rewarded by winning the 2013 Korean Music Award for “Best Jazz &...

by    Music Marco    on    03/19/2013

Everyone Has A Voice

by    Music Marcom    on    03/18/2013

EASTWEST Celebrates Its Silver AnniversaryWith Silver Editions Of Their Acclaimed Virtual Instruments

by    David Goggin    on    03/18/2013

 Acclaimed band Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes is finishing up their third studio album at Ocean Way Recording in Hollywood.  On hand for mixing and overdubbing were the group's founder and imaginative conceptualist Alex Ebert and recording engineer Matt "Linny" Linesch.

by    Roger Maycock    on    03/17/2013

 Buena Park, CA – March 2013… Hosa Technology, the leading innovator of analog and digital connectivity solutions for the modern musician, is pleased to announce that it has reached an agreement with Metro-Marketing to represent Hosa and its distributed product lines throughout Europe and Western Asia. The new agreement is expected to provide music and audio-visual professionals throughout these regions far greater access to Hosa’s highly regarded product offerings. Metro-Marketing’s relationship with Hosa commenced January 2013.

by    David Goggin    on    03/14/2013

Ideal Off-Axis Cardioid for TV Broadcast, VO and High-End RadioSanken microphones, world leader in broadcast microphones for more than 50 years, is introducing at NAB 2013 the new generation CU-55 cardioid microphone.  Featuring a modern, compact design, the CU-55 provides a rich, robust sound in a small, lightweight, easy to position package.  NAB Booth #C3940 

by    Music Marcom    on    03/13/2013

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