The Wire

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by    D. Pagan Communications, INC.    on    04/30/2015

DPA Microphones was front and center at the 2015 Kentucky Music Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on April 10, when blockbuster artists such as Montgomery Gentry and members of the Backstreet Boys performed.

by    David Goggin    on    04/29/2015

Legendary Producers/Engineers Publish Online Educational Courses

by    Music Marcom    on    04/28/2015

Taylor Swift, P!nk, Gwen Stefani – what do they have in common? They are all music super stars and they are female. And they are not alone – women are well represented among top performers in the music industry. But look behind the scenes and what do you find? The technical aspect of music has largely been the domain of men. The Women’s Audio Mission (WAM), an award-winning non-profit organization that provides comprehensive training and job placement for women in the recording arts, has been busy changing this trend.

by    Music Marcom    on    04/28/2015

Hal Leonard Books, the leading publisher of books and digital content on the music business, audio technology, and related content, and the renowned METAlliance® group, an important alliance between six of the most iconic and prolific engineer/producers in the music business today, have partnered to develop a series of educational tools for a wide range of sound engineers and music producers—from the professional to the hobbyist.

by    David Goggin    on    04/28/2015

 For the first time, Vintage King has opened the door to their tech shop and filmed an exclusive inside look at the console restoration process.

by    Heather J. Davis    on    04/22/2015

NEW YORK, NEW YORK – APRIL 2015: Greg Cohen is an Emmy-nominated, multitalented composer, producer, arranger, re-mixer, and mixer, who works out of MXD Studio in New York City. He has worked on projects with industry superstars such as Celine Dion, Christina Aguilera, Estelle, Mary J. Blige, Michael Jackson, Passion Pit, R. Kelly and Usher, and his abbreviated client list includes MTV, RCA, Sony/BMG, Fox Sports, ESPN, Comedy Central, DreamWorks, Warner Bros, Walt Disney, and Virgin Records. Recently, he’s been working with DJ Cassidy on his forthcoming album Paradise Royale (Columb...

by    David Goggin    on    04/22/2015

Tyler, the Creator has mastered his third studio album, "Cherry Bomb," at Bernie Grundman's with mastering engineer Brian "Big Bass" Gardner.

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.


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