View from the Top: A Different Kind of Music Management – John Spencer, President, Veva Sound
John Spencer’s interesting history in the professional audio business has a long-running theme of data management.
Record Plant Remote Rolls with TASCAM
The Record Plant Remote (RPR) location recording truck has preserved hundreds of important events over the years; recently, recording engineer Kooster McAllister used TASCAM's 48-track X-48 and, 64-track DA-6400 multitrack hard disk recorders to record last year’s edition of...
At ISE: Dante Domain Manager Debuts
Audinate is unveiling its new Dante Domain Manager platform at ISE. The system is a network management solution intended to provide enterprise-grade system administration to the AV world, and aims to make Dante networks more secure, scalable and manageable.
60 Second Interview: Greg Parkin Iron Mountain Entertainment Services
Q: What is your new position, and what does it entail?
The 139th AES Convention Anderton Awards
It was a cliff-hanger that had showgoers panicked—but literally minutes before the show opened, all lawsuits concerning the catered food at last year’s Anderton Awards ceremony were resolved (and to be fair, adult cockroaches do contain 23.8 mg of...
Review: beyer MCE 86 II Electret Condenser Shotgun Microphone
A shotgun microphone is simply a tool worth having in any “workhorse” microphone collection, and the MCE 86 II is an ideal specimen.
Review: Blue Hummingbird Small Diaphragm Condenser Microphone
Blue's 180-degree pivoting capsule SDC "sounds fantastic, feels expensive."
Review: Radial Engineering Firefly Tube Direct Box
The Firefly starts with Class A electronics and a “zero negative feedback” design feeding a 12AX7 tube
Sharing Space To Cover Mic To Master: A “GOLDMINE” DRESSED IN BLUE VELVET
SANTA ANA, CA—Punk rock musician Dan Balistreri and his wife, Nicole, also a musician, went looking for a music-related business a couple of years ago and got lucky.