People: Hires and Promotions in the Audio Industry for February 2021
Industry moves this month include promotions and hires at Symetrix, KV2 Audio, Calrec, Auerbach Pollock Friedlander, Rise Organization, L-Acoustics, and David Carroll Associates.
Shure Petitions FCC for Dedicated Wireless Mic Channel
Shure has petitioned the FCC to ensure a dedicated “vacant” 6 MHz UHF channel is available in each market for wireless microphone use.
View from the Top: Ash Levitt, President, Heil Sound
Ash Levitt, president of Heil Sound, shares how a career in academic research psychology helped prepare him to lead the legendary pro audio manufacturer.
Native Instruments Announces New Investment Partnership
A majority of shares in Native Instruments have been purchased by tech investment firm Francisco Partners.
People: Hires and Promotions in the Audio Industry for January 2021
Industry moves this month include promotions and hires at Eastern Acoustic Works, AtlasIED, Full Compass, Focusrite Pro, Clear-Com, Advanced Systems Group and Renkus-Heinz.
Celestion to Discuss SpeakerMix Pro in New Webinar
In the upcoming Guitar Tone Reimagined: Celestion SpeakerMix Pro webinar, pros from Celestion will discuss the development of the company's first plug-in and how it can aid users in getting 'that tone,' regardless of what that tone might be.
UK Music Report Aims to Revive Live Music Industry
In UK Music’s “Let The Music Play: Save Our Summer” report, the trade organization suggests how to help the live sector recover from pandemic setbacks.
Recording Academy to Honor Ed Cherney, Daniel Weiss, Others
The Recording Academy Special Merit Awards will recognize a variety of pros and artists with its Trustee Awards, Lifetime Achievement Awards and Technical GRAMMY Award.
COVID-19 Relief Package Will Help Pro Audio Industry
Congress’ new $900 Billion COVID-19 Relief Package, expected to pass this week, includes the Save Our Stages Act, plus gig worker benefits, a revived Small Business PPP and more.
Genelec Announces Mike Chafee Audio Pioneering Scholarship
The new Mike Chafee scholarship will be offered to female audio graduate students in association with the AES Educational Foundation.
View from the Top: Blake Augsburger, Founder/CEO, LEA Professional
LEA Professional founder Blake Augsburger shares how he envisioned both the company and its products to take a future-driven approach.
People: Hires and Promotions in the Audio Industry for December 2020
Industry moves this month include promotions and hires at Sweetwater, Meyer Sound, DAS Audio, Point Source Audio, Endless Noise, Holoplot, Vaudeville Sound Group and more.
View From the Top: Ralf Oehl, CEO, Georg Neumann GmbH
Ralf Oehl, CEO of Neumann, shares how the legendary audio manufacturer honors its past while changing with the times.
‘Mix Sessions: The Evolution of Post-Production’ Webcast Set
Free Mix Sessions webcast to take place on December 15, featuring supervising sound editor Wylie Stateman and film editor Billy Fox.
Spotify Wrapped Wraps Up 2020 with Streaming Stats
Spotify’s Wrapped end-of-year listings once again highlight the listening preferences of the music streamer’s global audience.
Restart-19 COVID Concert Experiment Shares Results
According to the results of an experiment in Germany, indoor sports and cultural events including music concerts could return soon—under the right conditions.