Mixline
From Mix Magazine | A PRIMEDIA Property    May 18, 2005  
  SUBSCRIBE : UNSUBSCRIBE : PREFERENCES   
Mixline Header
ADVERTISEMENT


The Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics
(CCRMA) at Stanford University Summer Workshops 2005.


Located on Stanford Campus June through August 2005 and open to the public.
Visit our website for more information and register today:
ccrma.stanford.edu/workshops/2005/

*Human Computer Interaction (HCI) 6/27/05- 7/8/05 (Including Monday, July 4)
*Digital Signal Processing: Spectral and Physical Models (DSP), 7/11/05-7/22/05
*Signal Processing Techniques for Digital Audio Effects (DAE), 7/25/05-8/5/05
*Perceptual Audio Coding (PAC), 8/8/05-8/12/05

CCRMA
660 Lomita Court,
Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305
650-723-4971 x320


Table Of Contents
NEW! MIXGUIDES
BLAIR'S BLOG: AUTO TUNE: MUSIC INDUSTRY STEROIDS?
GENERATION MIX: PAUL RITCHIE
ARGOSY AURA260
M-AUDIO EXTENDS M-POWERED COMPATIBILITY
HOT PROJECTS
ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM MIX
NEW! MIXGUIDES
Ever wish you could find everything Mix has published on microphones? Monitors? Consoles? Well, now you can avoid the scroll bar and the pages of search results by visiting the all-new MixGuides.

Mix eClassifieds!
Mix magazine eClassifieds will provide Mix's readers and the pro audio community with an efficient way to buy and sell gear, find employment and much more. For more information, go to mixonline.com/emarketplace.

AUDIO PRODUCTION SEMINARS ON DEMAND!
Currently Live: Taylor Guitars/Rupert Neve Expression System and K4 Preamp, Mix Presents Guitar Techniques and Mix Presents Drum Miking Techniques. Coming Soon: Mix Presents Recording Piano. Find the Seminars on Demand at www.mixonline.com/sod, www.emusician.com/sod or www.remixmag.com/sod.

10th Annual Mix L.A. Open
Come help celebrate a decade of fun golf and fundraising at the 10th Annual Mix L.A. Open, Monday, June 13, at the Malibu Country Club. This Best Ball tournament will conclude with a Silent Auction and Raffle. This year, our auction includes wine, dinners, microphones, speakers, a Grammy package, green fees, music software, a Les Paul Standard (donated by Gibson Guitar Corp.), Walden G1070 Guitar (donated by American Music & Sound), Home Theater in a Box (donated by Panasonic Automotive Systems Company of America), Bose Music System (donated by Bose Corporation), TC Electronic SCF guitar pedal (donated by TC Electronic) and an Apogee Mini-MP (donated by Apogee Electronics), as well as many other items. For more information about the auction or registration, go to http://mixfoundation.org/LAopen/LAopen.html or call Karen Dunn at 925/939-6149.

Remix Special Report!
The Alesis Ion, the Numark CDX and Akai Professional's MPC1000 were the winners of the 2004 Remix Technology Awards for Best Hardware Synthesizer, DJ CD Player of the Year and Most Innovative Hardware Product of 2004. Qualify to Win Your Very Own Ion, CDX or MPC1000 today! Click here to enter.

ADVERTISEMENT


What's GC Pro? It's your one-stop solution for all professional audio, live sound, post production and lighting needs. In addition to excellent prices from the world's largest audio retailer, GC Pro offers the expertise and excellent personalized service you deserve. Check out the new console/control surfaces from Digidesign, SSL and more today at gcpro.com!


BLAIR'S BLOG
BLAIR'S BLOG: AUTO TUNE: MUSIC INDUSTRY STEROIDS?
Living in the San Francisco Bay Area, we've heard an awful lot about steroids in baseball. After all, isn't our own Barry Bonds one of the alleged poster children for the "problem"? As a huge fan of both Barry and the Giants, this has been tough to go through, and I'm still conflicted about it. MORE
GENERATION MIX
GENERATION MIX: PAUL RITCHIE
Paul Ritchie, Retromedia
Welcome to the debut of "Generation Mix," a brand new on-line column dedicated to up-and-coming engineers. Each month, we'll induct a new professional, finding out how their accomplishments and passion translates into a career in audio. MORE
NEW PRODUCTS
ARGOSY AURA260
Argosy AURA260 Personal Workstation
Argosy recently unveiled the AURA.260 Personal Workstation. With room for multiple flat-panel monitors, a computer keyboard and mouse, the new workstation aims to transform Pro Tools--based operations into a more creative environment. MORE

Crowley and Tripp Studio Vocalist
Crowley and Tripp Microphones has introduced the Studio Vocalist, a new, full-size ribbon microphone built to modern recording standards. MORE

AES Barcelona: DK-Technologies MSD660R, PT0660M
DK-Technologies is attending this year's AES Convention in Barcelona (Booth #3112), May 28 to May 31, 2005, with a range of new products and additions to existing products for the broadcasting, audio recording and post-production markets, including the MSD660R multichannel audio monitor and the PT0660M rackmountable multichannel audio monitor, among others. MORE

AES Barcelona: Merging Technologies VCube, Sphynx 2
Merging Technologies has announced the European launch of its new VCube HD-2K system, which will be held at AES Barcelona, May 28 to May 31, 2005. MORE

SSL Awsomation for AWS 900
Solid State Logic recently presented the new AWSomation automation option for the AWS 900. AWSomation is a fully featured automation package developed from SSL's G and K Series Ultimation automation systems with a feature set designed specifically for the AWS 900. MORE

Yorkville Sound YSM2P
Yorkville Sound has just released the YSM2P active studio monitor to its YSM line. MORE

ADVERTISEMENT



NEWS YOU CAN USE
M-AUDIO EXTENDS M-POWERED COMPATIBILITY
M-Audio has announced that Digidesign's Pro Tools M-Powered software has extended compatibility to six additional M-Audio peripherals. MORE

Bennett Studios Offers Packages on eBay
Coinciding with the start of their Independent Artists Program, Bennett Studios in Englewood, N.J. is offering special studio packages on eBay. MORE

Marshall, Sweetwater Team Up for Dimebag Darrell Tribute
Marshall Amplification and Sweetwater are honoring the memory of metal guitarist Darrell "Dimebag" Abbott with an auction of a Marshall AVT20 amplifier autographed by Vinnie Paul, Dimebag's brother and bandmate, and guitar icon Zakk Wylde, a longtime friend. MORE

Paisley Park Renovates, Upgrades Mic Collection
Paisley Park Studios, the Minneapolis facility owned by Prince, recently underwent an extensive renovation, which included, among other things, a sizable upgrade to its mic closet. MORE

Miami-Based Editors Form Circolo.
Well-known editors Hernan Menandez and Alejandro Santangelo have teamed together to form a new creative editorial company -- Circolo -- based in Miami. MORE

Chace Audio Launches Internship Program
Chace Audio, a full-service audio post-production facility based in Burbank, Calif., has launched a comprehensive internship program to provide hands-on instruction in the major aspects of the company's core services. MORE

Crystalphonic Adds Aria to Gear Treasure Trove
Crystalphonic Recording Studio in Charlottesville, Va., recently acquired a new Aria Reference Series electronics package. The all-discrete Class-A Aria package, now mated to the studio's existing 1-inch 2-track ATR-102 transport, was purchased from ATR Services of York, Pa. MORE

S.F. Recording Industry Mixes With NARAS P&E Wing
The San Francisco Chapter of the Recording Academy's P&E Wing hosted the organization's quarterly "In the Mix" networking event earlier this month at North Beach neighborhood bar 15 Romolo. MORE

PROJECTS
HOT PROJECTS
Ricky Martin, will.i.am and Crew Convene at Record Plant
Latin pop sensation Ricky Martin visited the Record Plant (Hollywood) to work with producer will.i.am of the Black Eyed Peas on three songs for Martin's upcoming Sony release. MORE

Slightly Stoopid Masters at Bernie Grundman
Ocean Beach, Calif.--based group Slightly Stoopid, the 20-something rockers who sing the praises of the beach, beer and surfboards, in styles ranging from hip hop reggae to unplugged acoustic balladry, mastered their new album, Closer to the Sun at Bernie Grundman Mastering. MORE

Ardent Gets Behind White Stripes
Detroit garage-rock duo the White Stripes have finished their much-anticipated fifth album, Get Behind Me Satan. MORE

Foo Fighters, Fear Factory Gear Up With Soundelux
On June 14, 2005, Foo Fighters will release their fifth album, In Your Honor, a double album of half-electric, half-acoustic songs, the latter of which were primarily recorded with the Soundelux ELUX 251 microphone. MORE

Law & Order Responds With Lectrosonics
Engineer Bill Daly, a motion picture and television location sound mixer since 1968, uses Lectrosonics RF gear for his work on the popular TV show Law & Order and its spin-offs. MORE

AudioEngine, Donald Trump Promote 2012 Olympics in NYC
audioEngine mixer Joe Vagnoni recently completed a spot for the city of New York featuring Donald Trump to promote New York City as the site of the 2012 Olympic Games. MORE

About This Newsletter

To get this newsletter in a different format (Text, AOL or HTML), or to change your e-mail address, please visit your profile page to change your delivery preferences.

For questions concerning delivery of this newsletter, please contact our Customer Service Department at:
US Toll Free: (866) 505-7173
International: (402) 505-7173
or custserv@newsletter.primediabusiness.com

For information on advertising in this newsletter, contact Erika Lopez at mailto:elopez@primediabusiness.com.

Primedia Business Magazines & Media
9800 Metcalf Avenue
Overland Park, KS 66212

Copyright 2005, PRIMEDIA. All rights reserved. This article is protected by United States copyright and other intellectual property laws and may not be reproduced, rewritten, distributed, re-disseminated, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast, directly or indirectly, in any medium without the prior written permission of Primedia Business Magazines & Media Inc.