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A Guide To Alternate Mixes

Until most engineers joined the DAW revolution, alternate mixes were a way of life for the mixer to cover himself in case a change in the mix was deemed necessary at a later time. Renting the studio and then setting up an analog console and all of the outboard gear just to raise the vocal … Continue reading A Guide To Alternate Mixes

The Revolutionary Audio Chip Inside All Your Pedals

Something that I wasn’t aware of until recently is that most spatial effects guitar pedals are built around the same DSP chip. That’s not unusual in itself since so many audio devices are built around basically the same chip sets, but the source of this particular one, called the FV-1, is a surprise. The FV-1 … Continue reading The Revolutionary Audio Chip Inside All Your Pedals

New Music Gear Monday: Tonelux JC37 Microphone

One of the most revered vintage microphones that you hardly ever see cloned is the Sony C37a. It’s a tube mic that sounds distinctly different from those offered by Neumann and AKG at the time, especially in the midrange, but because of the unique construction of its mechanical assembly behind the capsule, not many current … Continue reading New Music Gear Monday: Tonelux JC37 Microphone

Music And Audio Companies Recently Acquired And Radial’s Jay Porter On My Latest Inner Circle Podcast

My guest on the podcast this week is Jay Porter, who worked as both a live and studio engineer before entering the world of audio manufacturing.  Over the past 10 years while working with Primacoustic, Jay has assisted with acoustic treatment layouts for every type of venue from the home recording studio to the mega church to rooms … Continue reading Music And Audio Companies Recently Acquired And Radial’s Jay Porter On My Latest Inner Circle Podcast

Your Car As A Musical Instrument? Harmon Thinks So

We spend so much time in our cars and most of it is in a passive state – aware of the road yet in an entertainment consumption mode that’s forced upon us. What would happen if you could get more creative with that time? Harmon (parent company to JBL, among other audio companies) thinks that’s … Continue reading Your Car As A Musical Instrument? Harmon Thinks So