Written by Nelson Arreguín on September 9, 2014 under Artists
Gustavo Cerati was the lead singer, guitarist and main songwriter for the legendary band Soda Stereo, one of the most popular and influential Spanish rock groups of the ’80s and ’90s.
Written by Brooke Giddens on July 14, 2014 under Artists
Summer is in full swing and as we all know, it’s crucial to have a summer playlist to be the background to all our adventures. As we prepare for our upcoming Chicago festivals (Pitchfork and Lollapalooza), I’ve been finding myself listening to new music constantly. I must admit, coming from Southern Missouri, summer to me […]
Written by Nelson Arreguín on April 4, 2014 under Artists
You’re either a fan of remixes or you’re not. I get it, I’ve heard pretty bad ones myself. But as a former DJ, I do love a good remix when properly executed. Especially when it’s already a great song people love but it’s presented to you in a different way. Some remixes can barely be […]
Written by Allison Wolcott on February 11, 2014 under Events
The ten U.S. and Canadian college teams participating in the tenth annual Fantastic Scholastic Recording Competition are done planning. Now, they’re all about tracking…and discovering whether their plans for mic selection, mic positioning, instrumentation, and everything else are panning out as expected. Check out the video diaries of their tracking phase experience for a taste […]
Written by Nelson Arreguín on June 10, 2013 under Artists
If you’re like me I need music on for everything. You know, just in case… You never know when you’re going to have that dramatic cinematic moment during the course of your day, where, whether planned or unplanned, you’re going to do something absolutely breathtaking. And, when that moment arrives, you want the perfect song […]
Written by Allison Wolcott on January 28, 2013 under Events
At studios across the country, the 10 student teams in the Fantastic Scholastic 9 Recording Competition are tracking like there’s no tomorrow, sometimes working into the wee hours just to get that “phat like a sausage” sound, as one sleep-deprived competitor put it. Whatever it takes is what they’re doing! (Teamwork, humor, teamwork, and teamwork. […]
Written by Cory Lorentz on March 29, 2010 under Artists
When I last spoke with Matt, we were going over the Matt & Kim live gear needs, and at the end of the conversation he mentioned that they were going to start working on the vocals for the next album. He mentioned that the headphones at the studio were okay, but he really likes to […]
Written by Marc Young on June 22, 2017 under EducationNews
Once reliant on bulky satellite trucks and big TV crews to cover the news, traditional broadcasters are increasingly embracing mobile journalism. We spoke with the head of the innovation lab at NDR, a German public broadcasting organization.
Written by Troy Jensen on June 15, 2017 under Education
Understanding how the base building design affects the quality of audio and video conferencing in rooms can help create conference systems that provide a great experience in a modern office space.
Written by Stuart Stephens on June 6, 2017 under Education
Feedback is an annoying and potentially damaging squealing or humming sound that can be extremely distracting during a meeting. Every audio system has a maximum amount of gain or volume that can be applied before feedback is introduced. Stuart Stephens explains why feedback occurs and how it can be eliminated.
Written by Davida Rochman on May 23, 2017 under Education
With a growing legion of accordion players appearing with mainstream acts like Arcade Fire, The E Street Band, and Mumford & Sons, we offer instruction and sound samples for eight accordion miking techniques.
Written by Cheryl Jennison DaProza on May 18, 2017 under Education
So your band has a solid set and is ready to go from playing friends’ parties for free to paid gigs? From researching venues to making a press kit, the tips in this post will help you make the jump.
Written by Andrew Low on May 16, 2017 under Education
A video conferencing system with high-quality audio allows people to work effectively wherever they may be and to collaborate with employees, suppliers, clients and potential clients across the globe, allowing businesses to continue to grow.
Written by Jessica Sirkin on May 3, 2017 under Education
Audio in houses of worship requires more than just speaker placement and mic selection. Learn how GLX-D Advanced simplifies many common audio problems facing houses of worship.
Written by Cheryl Jennison DaProza on April 28, 2017 under Education
If you’ve managed to schedule a rehearsal, congratulations! You’ve already overcome a major hurdle in making music with other people. Get the most out of your time together with these 15 rehearsal tips.
Written by Andrew Low on April 26, 2017 under Education
A strong unified communications strategy is essential if workers are to maintain productivity and collaborate with their colleagues around the world.
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