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Walking in Memphis

I pride myself in being a rather intelligent guy, although, some may question my intelligence.  My wife, in particular, falls in the questioning camp. You see, this year for my birthday, all she gave me was an envelope that...

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How Did They Make It? Meghan Trainor

You don’t have to be skinny to have a hit… BY: Lisa Popeil   Pop singer and songwriter Meghan Trainor scored her first hit at the age of 20 with “All About That Bass”. Born in Massachusetts in 1993, Trainor began making...

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Christmas Again

Well my friends, we are here again. It’s December and Jesus Christ’s birthday is just around the corner. I know we usually don’t think of Christmas as a birthday party but every year the entire world celebrates the birth of the...

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Tech 21 Bass Boost Fuzz Review

This time around we will be talking about Tech 21’s Bass Boost Fuzz. Again I’m taking a huge amount of razing from the guys in my band about using a fuzz pedal. Most people think you’re the bass player you don’t need any pedals...

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Solo Gigger: Problem Gigs

By now, I trust your solo or duo act is clicking right along, according to your business plan. “What’s that- you DON”T have a business plan?” Then I strongly suggest you go back to my first installment and read up on the...

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How Did Taylor Swift Make It?

Taylor Swift was born in Reading, Pennsylvania and spent her early years on a Christmas tree farm.  Her father is a a financial adviser with the brokerage firm Merrill Lynch.  At the age of 9, Swift became interested in musical...

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But What Am I Listening For?

A major emphasis in training new sound tech recruits is getting them to use their ears. Too listen and design the sound around what they hear. After all, the one who is at the board in the booth is the one responsible for what...

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  • Founding Member of The Commodores chooses NUAGE Advanced Production DAW System
    William King, a founding member of funk/soul super group The Commodores recently installed at Yamaha Steinberg NUAGE Advanced Production DAW System for his studio in Nashville. J Sound Services (JSS) completed the design and installation for Mr. King’s private studio. With NUAGE as the studio’s centerpiece, Kind has a full hands-on production suite to use […]
  • The Star Performing Arts Centre Singapore Chooses Waves MultiRack
    Reuben Ong, Head of Audio at Star Performing Arts Centre in Singapore, chooses products from Waves Audio, including Waves SoundGrid Servers, MultiRack and the SD7 Pro Show bundle. The key venue of The Star Performing Arts Centre, the 5,000-seat “The Star Theatre,” is fitted with high-end audio, video and production lighting systems for an exceptional […]
  • Group One Limited Appoints Trevor Waite to Post of Technical Support
    Long Island-based Group One Limited—the US distributor for DiGiCo, Calrec, KLANG:technologies and Avolites, among other professional audio and lighting brands—has added Trevor Waite as its newest technical support engineer. Jack Kelly, Group One CEO, made the announcement. Working at the company’s Farmingdale, New York headquarters, Waite is primarily responsible for facilitating call-in and live-chat technical […]
  • San Diego’s Vario Joins VUE al-Class Partner Network
    VUE Audio is pleased to welcome Vario to its U.S. partner network with the purchase of a sizable VUE inventory that includes al-4 and al-8 line array systems. The addition of VUE line arrays will bolster Vario’s impressive growth trajectory by opening new opportunities for their full-service operation that includes video, lighting, and staging, as […]
  • Serato + Roland TR-SYNC Update Now Available
    Roland announces updates to its iconic TR-8, TR-8S, TR-08, and TR-09 drum machines, making them Serato DJ OSA-ready. This new functionality, named TR-SYNC, is now available as part of the latest Serato DJ Pro 2.1.1 update and allows DJs to effortlessly match the BPM of the TR drum machines with tracks playing on Serato DJ […]

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