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From Mix Magazine | A PRIMEDIA Property    August 18, 2005  
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Table Of Contents
AES NEW PRODUCTS DIRECTORY
GENERATION MIX: PETE MARTINEZ
DIGIDESIGN MEDIADOCK, MEDIADRIVE
EMERSON COLLEGE GOES LIVE WITH THE PM5D
MIXLINE FEATURE: JOHN MCLAUGHLIN CUTS LOOSE AT THE CUTTING ROOM
ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM MIX
AES NEW PRODUCTS DIRECTORY
Coinciding with the AES Convention in New York City, October 7 to 10, 2005, Mix will publish its 28th annual New Products Directory. Audio manufacturers, make sure your new products get maximum exposure by participating in this guide. Don't delay! Our final deadline is August 19, 2005. To submit, click HERE.

BARBERSHOP STUDIO BLOG
Follow the daily trials and tribulations (and successes!) of running a world-class studio in 2005, as The Barber Shop Studios opens on beautiful Lake Hopatcong, N.J., 45 minutes west of Manhattan. Check it out here.

REMIX HOTEL CHICAGO: WE'RE ON!
Remix Hotel heads to Chicago August 19-21, 2005, for three evenings of technology master classes, workshops, seminars and clinics at the Hard Rock Hotel Chicago, 230 N. Michigan Ave. Apple, Digidesign, M-Audio, Ableton, Pioneer Pro DJ, Rane, Serato, Disc Makers, Ortofon and Sonicbids are all onboard, and Midwest Stereo is hosting gear giveaways every hour. If you haven't registered yet, no problem! Do so here. For more info and to learn how to become a VIP, head to http://remixhotel.com/chicago/about/.


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GENERATION MIX
GENERATION MIX: PETE MARTINEZ
L.A.'s Sound City is home to Pete Martinez, an engineer who's worked with everyone from Bon Jovi to Garbage, Queens of the Stone Age and Ry Cooder. Though he's a true rocker at heart, Martinez has a bit of country song to his story, traveling a long road -- from working gigs for country and contemporary Christian artists in Nashville, and projects in Richmond, Virginia -- before finding his current niche in L.A.'s rock scene. MORE

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NEW PRODUCTS
DIGIDESIGN MEDIADOCK, MEDIADRIVE
Digidesign is offering two new Avid MediaDrive stand-alone SCSI hard drives (146 GB and 300 GB) and a new MediaDock Shuttle™ 146GB removable SCSI drive. MORE

Grace Design m802 System
Grace Design is now shipping the m802 8-channel remote-controlled mic preamp system, which is designed for audio professionals in the music recording, film scoring, live sound and fixed installation markets. MORE

Korg ToneWorks AX3000G
Korg ToneWorks has introduced the AX3000G modeling signal processor, which integrates Korg's exclusive REMS (Resonant Electronic Modeling System) technology with extensive control possibilities, as well as performance- and studio-oriented features. MORE

M-Audio ProSessions Producer Series
M-Audio announced its new ProSessions Producer series of pro instrument libraries. Co-produced by Sonic Implants in EXS24, HALion, Kontakt, MachFive and Reason formats, ProSessions Producer is a library of ensembles drawn from the vaults of Sonic Implants' soundware developers. MORE

Moog Music Minimoog Voyager Version 3
Moog Music has announced Version 3 for the Minimoog Voyager. Version 3 extends the current single bank of 128 presets to seven banks of 128 presets each, for a total of 896 user-accessible presets. MORE

MPCsound.com Platinum Rhythmz for Akai MPC
MPCsounds.com has released the new Platinum Rhythmz 1 drum loop library for the Akai MPC1000/2000/XL/3000/LE/4000 drum samplers. MORE

MXL iBooster
MXL Microphones has introduced the iBooster signal-compatibility interface for Apple computers, which is designed to raise low-level input signals to interface with the audio input level of Apple personal computers. MORE

PVDJ Powermode Series
Peavey PVDJ, a division of Peavey, introduced the PowerMode Series power amplifiers, including the PowerMode 4, a 4-channel amp operable in parallel, bridged, stereo two-way and subwoofer modes. MORE

Rupert Neve Designs Portico 5042
Rupert Neve Designs is now shipping the Portico 5042 2-channel "true tape" emulation and line driver, the second in an expanding series of all-analog products. MORE

Sony 810 Series Burners
Sony Electronics has introduced its 10th generation of DVD burners: the internal DRU-810A and external DRX-810UL models. The units support the 8x DVD+R Double Layer (DL) recording speed and can burn up to 8.5 GB of video, data, music or images on compatible media in about 15 minutes. MORE

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NEWS YOU CAN USE
EMERSON COLLEGE GOES LIVE WITH THE PM5D
Emerson College in Boston recently underwent an extensive overhaul of its broadcast media equipment and the WERS-FM facility, including the post-production room and, most recently, the performance studio. MORE

KCET Stays on the Move With Euphonix System 5-BP
In addition to sound stages, conference facilities and rehearsal space, PBS affiliate KCET, which serves the greater Southern California community, now operates its own production truck equipped with a Euphonix System 5-BP with 24 channel strips and 72 channels. MORE

HHB Portadrive Offers Complete Workflow Package
For a period "strictly limited" from August 15 to November 30, 2005, all HHB Portadrive units will ship with a free Workflow Package. MORE

Telex Pro Audio Holds Mic Seminars in Toronto
Telex Pro Audio Group recently held two professional microphone seminars at McClear Digital recording studios in Toronto, Ontario, which covered the Electro-Voice, BLUE,and Electro-Voice/BLUE lines of recording and live microphones. MORE

Full Compass' Susan Lipp Works With NAMM for Music Education
As a member of the NAMM Government Relations and Education committee and current board member, Full Compass Systems' president Susan Lipp is working to keep music in our schools. MORE

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PROJECTS
MIXLINE FEATURE: JOHN MCLAUGHLIN CUTS LOOSE AT THE CUTTING ROOM

Guitar virtuoso John McLaughlin has been cranking away on his forthcoming CD, working with fellow greats such as Michael Brecker, Bill Evans, Ada Rovatti and Eric Johnson. Recently, he stopped by the Cutting Room (New York City) to take care of some percussion and guitar overdubs. MORE

MixLine Feature: The Village Gets a Does of ATL
The Village got an extra dose of southern charm when an Atlanta-based R&B production team and one chart-topping former Atlanta resident made their way to the L.A. studio. MORE

Sum 41 Teams With Jack Joseph Puig for Queen Tribute
Canadian pop-punks Sum 41 recorded and mixed "Killer Queen" with producer/mixer Jack Joseph Puig at Ocean Way Recording Studios in Los Angeles. The track is on Killer Queen, A Tribute, which features new versions of 14 Queen classics. MORE

Enrique Gonzalez Müller Masters Two Projects at Stubblebine Mastering
Producer Enrique Gonzalez Müller recently brought two of his projects to Paul Stubblebine Mastering & DVD in San Francisco: Italian sensation "L'Aura" for Sony Music and the latest project from former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted. MORE

Markus James Revisits Mali to Record New CD/DVD
Building on the inspiration of his popular 2001 world music release Nightbird, guitarist/songwriter Markus James returned to the West African nation of Mali to create his latest album and DVD, Timbuktoubab. MORE

Kids Wail Into Lectrosonics Wireless
While most of us would wince or cover their ears at the wails of childhood tantrums, David Berg and Steve Orfield of Orfield Laboratories are looking for ways to record those unpleasant moments. MORE

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