PMC2018 Explores Getting Paid, Artificial Intelligence
By Steve Harvey. PMC2018 addressed a broad swath of issues related to production music, focusing not only on business issues, such as best practices for securing placements and, equally importantly, getting paid, but also how to maximize composition and...
AES@NAMM Pro Sound Symposium: Live & Studio returns in 2019
— Call for Contributions; Program Organizers, Academies and Tracks Announced — — Building upon last year’s inaugural event, the four-day international symposium returns to Anaheim, CA to run concurrently with The 2019 NAMM Show — New York, NY —...
AES’s Audio Archiving, Preservation & Restoration Conference A Success
The conference drew pros and presenters from around the industry to discuss the creation and maintenance of audio archives, as well as explore the Library of Congress facilities and engineers.
SEC Charges GilmanSound Founder Defrauded Investors for $3.3 Million
By Katie Makal. Purported Oil “Sonication” Companies Sell Snake Oil Instead, SEC Alleges.
Welcome to 1979 Marks 10 Years with Direct-to-Disc Session
Ten artists will perform live at the studio on June 2 for 10-song vinyl compilation.
Autism Center Turns to Primacoustic for Noise Dampening
Vancouver’s Pacific Autism Family Network built a music therapy space that addresses all the sensory sensitivities, including sound.
Need to Know: Blockchain: What It Means for Pro Audio
Blockchain as a concept has been making noise (perhaps a low rumble) across the music industry for a few years now, but hasn’t made significant inroads into the pro audio world—yet.
Memphis Studio Burglar Bites Employee’s Face, Say Police
By Clive Young. Attack reportedly the culmination of numerous days of harassment by the suspect, who is now in police custody.
Louisville, KY’s Goldsmith Studios: “Getting Back to Normal”
By Katie Makal. Studio owner Brian Cronin is able to return to work following a late-December robbery.
Sennheiser Expands AMBEO Platform with New Partnership and Technologies
Sennheiser has invested in Dear Reality and acquiring intellectual property from Sonic Emotion.
View from the Top: Stephen Siegel, Fulcrum Acoustic
By Clive Young. “As a technology-driven company, we are always experimenting with better ways to solve sound reinforcement challenges," says Siegel.
Review: Avid CEO Louis Hernandez Jr.’s Book, “The Storyteller’s Dilemma”
By Steve Harvey. Avid CEO Louis Hernandez Jr. discusses storytelling, creativity in new book.
ACT Lighting Acquires RapcoHorizon
ACT Lighting, Inc., an importer and distributor of entertainment technology, has acquired RHC Holdings Corp., better known as RapcoHorizon, a vertically-integrated manufacturer of interconnect assemblies, audio, data and interface products, and specialty industrial wire. RapcoHorizon brands include ProCo, RAT,...
TransAudio Ships Drawmer MC7.1 Controller
Las Vegas (December 1, 2017)—TransAudio Group, U.S. distributor of Drawmer and other pro audio manufacturers, has introduced the Drawmer MC7.1 surround sound monitor controller. The MC7.1 joins Drawmer’s line of monitor controllers, offering the same circuitry and mix-checking features...
A&H Adds sE Presets for Qu Series
Penryn, England (November 30, 2017)—Allen & Heath has announced the availability of the latest ProFactory channel libraries for its Qu Series digital mixers. Following collaborations with Shure, Sennheiser and Audio-Technica, the new presets cover a range of popular sE...
Meyer Sound Goes Below with New VLFC
Meyer Sound has announced the introduction of the VLFC very low frequency control element, the latest addition to Meyer Sound’s LEO Family of line array systems. According to the company, VLFC is the first large-scale loudspeaker system “specifically engineered to...
Community Launches IV6 Array
Community has expanded its I SERIES family with the new IV6 Modular Vertical Array 600 system. Designed for installed indoor or outdoor applications, IV6 is a scalable, adaptive sound reinforcement system featuring wide-dispersion IV6-1122 array elements (12-inch, 2-way) available...