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by    Lauren De Bellis    on    08/30/2013

Three-time Grammy® Award winner, hip-hop legend DJ Premier headlined Stanton’s stellar roster of DJ Expo events on Tuesday, August 13. Prior to his performance, DJ Premier also hosted an exclusive Q&A session for attendees. 

by    Heather J. Davis    on    08/27/2013

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – AUGUST 2013: The Grand Opening of the new recording facility at Nashville's Pearl-Cohn Entertainment Magnet School on May 8th featured the first API 1608 console in a high school setting. Many important names in the recording industry rallied to show their support of the “Music Makes Us” initiative by welcoming the new API-equipped studio, which will serve almost nine hundred students this year alone.

by    David Goggin    on    08/27/2013

 Powerhouse ad agency Team Detroit knew they were reaching the end of the line with their existing Pro Tools system. With a roster of elite clients and work regularly reaching the global market, they wanted a newer, more powerful post-production setup, equipped to help them serve their clients even more efficiently and effectively. After bringing in a number of vendors, Team Detroit elected to partner with Vintage King Audio's VK Post team, a seasoned group of audio professionals specializing in serving the post and broadcast market.  

by    Lauren De Bellis    on    08/26/2013

Following his August 13 performance at the Stanton booth during DJ Expo 2013, Biz Markie was joined by seven of hip-hop’s most legendary DJs for a special 90-minute set.

by    Roger Maycock    on    08/25/2013

Buena Park, CA – August 2013… Hosa Technology, the leading innovator of analog and digital connectivity solutions for the modern musician and audio/video professional, is pleased to announce Hosa High Speed Micro HDMI Cables. Certified to carry an HD signal up to 1080p and beyond, the new Hosa High Speed Micro HDMI Cables are ideal for use with portable video cameras and electronic tablets.

by    Music Marcom    on    08/21/2013

Berklee chooses iZotope software for audio production facilitiesBoston, MA (August 21, 2013) Berklee College of Music, a leading educator in contemporary music and audio technology, has chosen iZotope, a research-driven audio technology company, to outfit its lab and studio facilities with industry leading software products. In addition, iZotope will partner with Berklee for educational events and training opportunities. iZotope’s award-winning products Ozone® 5, RX® 2, Alloy® 2, Iris®, Nectar®,Trash® 2, and Stutter Edit® are now available in audio tech...

by    Heather J. Davis    on    08/20/2013

NEW YORK, NEW YORK – AUGUST 2013: Ariel Borujow is chief engineer at New York City’s Stadiumred studios ( and a multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated mix engineer who has worked with artist and producers such as Kanye West, Madonna, The Black Eyed Peas, P Diddy, J-Lo, Chiddy Bang, Just Blaze, and others. His success stems from his passion for audio, which makes his typical ten-hour day (clocked seven days a week) the key ingredient in a life well lived. Indeed, when we caught up with him, Borujow was happy to be getting back into that groove after being sick for ...

by    Music Marcom    on    08/20/2013

A homage to the little instrument that helped create a guitar giantMontclair, NJ (August 20, 2013) – The Martin Ukulele is a detailed look at the ukuleles built by the C. F. Martin Co. of Nazareth, PA, and at how the instruments' success forever changed the company that made them. Martin's ukulele making led the small, respected builder of fine guitars and mandolins into an era of unprecedented growth in the 1920s and helped it become one of the most notable manufacturers of high-quality guitars in the world. As the C. F. Martin and Co. celebrates its 180th anniversary this October, this...

by    David Goggin    on    08/19/2013

  Vintage King Audio has named industry veterans Robert Alexander and Chris Karn as sales representatives at their VKLA headquarters. Both men contribute a wealth of knowledge and experience to the pro audio community in Southern California. 

by    Music Marcom    on    08/19/2013

Purchase Complete Composers Collection 2 Professional before August 31, 2013 and get PLAY 4 and the SSL/EW FX Global Suite FREE!Hollywood, CA (August 19, 2013) – EASTWEST is proud to announce the Complete Composers Collection 2 Professional, the popular customizable bundle that allows users to individually select a minimum of 7 award-winning EASTWEST/QUANTUM LEAP Virtual Instruments at a discounted bundle pricing.This new collection includes the flagship Hollywood Diamond series as well as the Platinum Editions of Symphonic Orchestra, Choirs and Pianos, adding the versatility of multiple...

by    Music Marcom    on    08/16/2013

Experience the precision and tonal characteristics of SSL console products, complete with EQ & Dynamics, Transient Shaper, Stereo Compressor, and EW Reverb ExpansionHollywood, CA (August 16, 2013) – EASTWEST has teamed up with legendary studio console maker Solid State Logic to present the SSL/EW FX Suite, a collection of professional audio processing tools for use inside the EASTWEST PLAY 4 software. The SSL audio processing tools provide the superior precision, advanced feature set and legendary tonal characteristics of SSL console products. These tools allow musicians to achi...

by    Roger Maycock    on    08/15/2013

Photo info below. Los Angeles, CA… On Thursday evening, August 8th, Universal Mastering Studios—the world-class facility where many of music’s greatest recordings come to life—played host to a very special listening event featuring inspired performances of classical pianist Yana Reznik and the Miles Mosley jazz trio. Co-hosted by Royer Labs and its sibling company Mojave Audio, the SAE Institute, and Delta H Design, Inc., the program was attended by many of the recording industry’s most notable figures and served as a terrific opportunity to hear a variety of...


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