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Russ Long

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Studio Sense

Building Dangerland, Part 1: Leaving The Carport

Twenty-three years ago, I converted my freestanding two-car garage into a studio. The Carport, as I called it—there was another studio in town called The Garage—became my home-based workspace. I anticipated being there for five to 10 years before...


The PSN 2016 Holiday Gift Guide

By Russ Long. The holiday season is once again upon us. Below I share a few hints for what might make an ideal gift for your favorite engineer or producer (or even yourself).

Gear and Technology

Review: Mojave MA-50 LDC Microphone

The MA-50 is large-diaphragm, transformer- less, fixed cardioid condenser microphone with a full 20 Hz-20 kHz frequency response. It incorporates the same one-inch diameter, gold sputtered, three-micron capsule found in Mojave’s MA-200 and MA-201fet microphones. This remarkably low noise...

Gear and Technology

Review: Harrison Mixbus 32C DAW

Shortly after the release of Mixbus 3, Harrison next unveiled Mixbus32C ($299 direct), a Mixbus DAW variation incorporating the Mixbus 3 feature set and workflow that is explicitly based on the Harrison 32C analog console.

Gear and Technology

Review: Mesanovic Ribbon Mics

The Mesanovic Model 2 and Model 2S are beautifully designed world-class microphones that promise to provide a lifetime of service based on their especially high-grade build quality. Best of all, the Model 2 and Model 2S are reasonably priced...

Gear and Technology

Review: Q2 Audio ADR Compex F760X-RS

By Russ Long. The ADR Compex F760X-RS ($2,750) is a classic FET based compressor/limiter/expander/gate and has been a go-to box for many engineers over the past several decades. The vintage units continue to garner top dollar from those in...

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