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by    Music Marcom    on    05/30/2013

Location Sound Corp. Relaunches Website  Established pro audio dealer takes customer service to a new level  North Hollywood, CA (May 30, 2013) - Location Sound Corp., a leading pro audio retailer, continues their commitment to excellence in customer service by re-launching a newly designed, easy-to-navigate website featuring products for professional audio needs, at 

by    Music Marcom    on    05/30/2013

Backbeat Books Publishes The Ibanez Electric Guitar BookThe complete History of Ibanez Electric Guitars in a must-have book for the true enthusiastMontclair, NJ (May 28, 2013) – Ibanez is arguably the most important Japanese guitar brand, and this new book tells the story of its electric guitars, tracking the fortunes of this impressive brand from its origins to today. The reader is hooked after first paragraph: “How on earth were they going to sell all these mad-looking guitars? Would they prompt Ibanez’s final plunge into guitar-making oblivion?” We all know the story...

by    Music Marcom    on    05/30/2013

Hal Leonard and Worship Musician Present The Worship Drum Book The Drummer’s guide for playing in contemporary and traditional churchesMontclair, NJ (May 22, 2013) – The Worship Drum Book: Concepts to Empower Excellence is a powerful guide for drummers playing in both contemporary and traditional churches that are transitioning into using full rhythm sections rather than just organ or piano. This book covers methods of playing and explains concepts for touring with ministry groups and worship artists. But most of all, it will help drummers understand their calling as a mi...

by    Music Marcom    on    05/30/2013

SAVE THE DATE! Gear Demonstration and Presentation of The Worship Guitar Book by Doug Doppler on Saturday, June 1 from 11 am - 1 pm PDT in a free webinar streaming live at We would like to invite you and your readers to join acclaimed guitar talent and music industry expert Doppler when he covers subjects from his new book and addresses questions collected before and during the event. The Worship Guitar Book is the most comprehensive guide for today’s worship guitarists. During the webinar, Doppl...

by    David Goggin    on    05/30/2013

 Sanken Microphones, Japan's first and most original microphone manufacturer, has announced the Chromatic Series designed for studio recording.  Coinciding with the launch of the new Chromatic Series is the new CU-55 cardioid microphone, METAlliance(r) Certified, which features a modern, compact design in a small, lightweight, easy to position package.

by    Heather J. Davis    on    05/30/2013

SAFETY HARBOR, FLORIDA – MAY 2013: Apart from being a seriously nice guy, veteran engineer and producer Jay Ruston is a monster talent behind a mixing console, be it physical or virtual. He’s been at it for twenty years and recently leveraged his seasoned perspective and sonic-smashing tricks to mix Anthrax’s return-to-form masterpiece Worship Music and Steel Panther’s much-lauded mocurockery Balls Out. Ruston took to Metric Halo’s ChannelStrip plug-in for those efforts, citing its musical sound and useful presets as part of what made those works so effective.

by    David Goggin    on    05/29/2013

 Lovely Lady Records, an adult contemporary and adult alternative label, has announced the November, 2013 release of classically trained and internationally acclaimed soprano Kasondra Kazanjian's debut jazz album. Kazanjian recorded her new album in Ocean Way's famed Studio B.

by    David Goggin    on    05/29/2013

 TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik has partnered with Indaba Music to present a monthly mixing contest: TELEFUNKEN Multi Track Sessions LIVE.  Each month a new song recorded exclusively with TELEFUNKEN microphones, live on stage in front of an audience, will be available for download as part of the mixing contest.

by    Roger Maycock    on    05/28/2013

  Los Angeles, CA – May 2013 … When it comes to the intricacies of the recording studio, multi-Grammy® Award winning producer/engineer Joe Chiccarelli certainly knows the ropes. With a discography that includes a diverse and impressive group of artists, including Beck, U2, Elton John, the White Stripes, the Shins, The Strokes, The Killers, Tori Amos, and Morrissey to name but a few, Chiccarelli knows what it takes to bring out the best in a performer. With a track record of this caliber, it comes as no surprise that Chiccarelli has strong opinions about the studio ge...

by    David Goggin    on    05/28/2013

 Vintage King Audio, the world's premier retailer of new and vintage recording equipment, has opened Vintage King Nashville, a retail store and demo studio in the heart of one of the most vibrant music cities on the planet.

by    Music Marcom    on    05/22/2013

Learn how to “RX it” like a pro with audio guru and Sound On Sound columnist Mike ThorntonMike Thornton is a sound designer, audio producer and a Pro Tools specialist who works in radio, TV sound & digital media. He is also Deputy Editor of Pro Tools Expert and a Sound on Sound columnist. Chances are he's encountered a noisy situation like the one you’re facing, and he’s ready to show us how to fix the problem with RX 2.Check out these comprehensive, free video tutorials and share the following link in your social media, e-newsletters, on your blogs and websites: ht...

by    Music Marcom    on    05/21/2013

Hal Leonard Publishes Pitch Correction Software Now! The most innovative and popular pitch correction titles today and how to apply them to your music 


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