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by    Music Marcom    on    05/28/2015

NEW YORK, NY - Pro Sound Effects®, the next level sound effects library company, has posted a new installment of their "How I Work" interview series, which features freelance sound designer and editor David Barbee. Published on the Pro Sound Effects Blog, and inspired by Lifehacker, How I Work asks sound designers what inspires them and what tools they rely on to get their work done day in and day out.

by    Vanessa Bishop    on    05/27/2015

Capturing pre-recorded materials for a fast-paced reality production, like the 20th anniversary season of Dancing With the Stars (DWTS), is never short of challenging. When Production Sound Mixer/Supervisor Daniel McCoy, CAS, owner of California-based audio production company ToneMesa, Inc., was given the task, he turned to DPA Microphones. Calling on 28 Heavy Duty d:screet™ 4060 Omnidirectional Miniature Microphones, one of the first applications in the U.S., and his tried and trusted d:dicate™ 4017B Shotgun Microphones, McCoy utilized the mics to record the audio seamlessly amids...

by    David Goggin    on    05/27/2015

Sommer cable America is introducing for the first time at InfoComm new 6G/12G SDI cables designed for the latest 4K and higher video production systems.

by    Vanessa Bishop    on    05/27/2015

Steven Ellison, a.k.a. the innovative musician, producer, and rapper Flying Lotus, has installed a Solid State Logic XL-Desk, in his personal studio. Ellison, a great-nephew of the jazz and avant-garde musician Alice Coltrane, has long pushed musical boundaries and defied categorization, wielding a musical sensibility that packs multiple, disparate textures, rhythms and instrumentation into a sonic exploration that is at once familiar and otherworldly. Flying Lotus’ music can be heard on the Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim programming. In addition, his fifth and most recent release, Y...

by    Roger Maycock    on    05/26/2015

Hilversum, The Netherlands… As part of their pre Frankfurt Musik Messe activities, Mojave Audio and sibling company Royer Labs stopped by The Netherlands’ leading recording facility— Wisseloord Studios—to conduct a clinic for the area’s pro audio community. Located just 25 minutes from Amsterdam, Hilversum is the media capital of The Netherlands and Wisseloord Studios has a rich cultural and entertainment-related history. The recording studio was originally founded by entertainment conglomerate Phillips to enable their various artists to record in a state-of-the-a...

by    Music Marcom    on    05/22/2015

Audio professionals will learn how to produce their best-sounding masters through hands-on mentoring

by    D. Pagan Communications, Inc    on    05/21/2015

DJ/producer Marc “MK” Kinchen, has been a fixture and in demand producer, songwriter and remixer for years. MK has just added an SSL AWS 948 at the centre of his Los Angeles private production studio to aid in the creation of his forthcoming new album.  

by    D. Pagan Communications, INC.    on    05/21/2015

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds’ current world tour, in support of the group’s Chasing Yesterday album, has included stops in Asia, the U.K. and across Europe, before beginning its two-month U.S run in early May. 

by    David Goggin    on    05/21/2015

A new documentary "The Wrecking Crew," which depicts the era when a small group of session players dominated the record charts, was screened in United Recording's Studio A.

by    David Goggin    on    05/20/2015

Studio Trilogy in San Francisco recently donated studio space and sponsored the "Kentucky Derby Race for a Cure" fundraiser.

by    Music Marcom    on    05/19/2015

Xhail, the next generation of production music, is currently recruiting talented composers and professional musicians for publishing deals that provide real income opportunities licensing music for TV, film, video, advertising, video game and other media productions.

by    David Goggin    on    05/19/2015

Michael Bishop, 2015 GRAMMY(c)-winner for Best Engineered Album, Classical, also recently captured the orchestral excellence of the "Cancer Blows" benefit concert with his Sanken CO-100K microphones.


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