From Mix Magazine | A PRIMEDIA Property    September 18, 2005  
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MIXLINE FEATURE: THX-Bringing Higher Standards to Game Studios
MIXLINE FEATURE: John Cale Completes New Album at Ocean Way
Remix Magazine is returning to San Francisco for the Love Parade SF! On September 22 and 23, 2005, from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m., Pyramind, the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, Remix Magazine and partners will present two power-packed evenings of technology master classes, workshops, panels and clinics about music production and performance for electronic, dance and urban-music producers, engineers, musicians, fans and DJs. Stay tuned to www.pyramind.com for details!

New Products Guide, nightly e-mail newsletters, a survival guide to New York City, minute-by-minute show coverage via the Blog and much more. Keep visiting www.mixonline.com for pre-show coverage.

North Carolina-based mastering talent Jeff Carroll began his career at American Media International (Burlington, NC), fine-tuning his listening skills while working with co-workers who would mentor him in the field. Says Carroll, "[Working at AMI] was an excellent, more technical knowledge base to use as a launching pad for the more creative mastering I do now. MORE


The RØDE NT6 is the new benchmark in discrete, high performance microphones. Specifically designed for difficult mounting applications, the NT6 allows you to get in at the source. With the capsule positioned in precisely the right location, the audiophile grade pre-amplifier can be located up to 10' from the source via a custom Kevlar® fiber reinforced cable. With this level of performance and versatility, you are now free to explore the possibilities. www.rodemic.com

Behringer has announced the availability of the A500 reference amplifier, a 500-watt reference-class studio power amp. MORE

Cube-Tec Dobbin, Digital Error-Checker
Cube-Tec has released Dobbin, a distributed, fully scalable, high-availability audio processing and rendering engine, and the Digital Error-Checker, an audio analysis application that can be set to analyze small or large volumes of audio files. MORE

AES PREVIEW: HHB FlashMic DRM85, Upgraded Portadrive
HHB (AES booth #227) has developed the FlashMic DRM85 digital recording microphone and has upgraded its Portadrive system with a higher-powered rechargeable battery and a new 80GB removable drive. MORE

Metric Halo SpectraFoo for OS X
Metric Halo is now shipping SpectraFoo Standard and SpectraFoo Complete Version 4.0 in general release for Mac OS X. This release includes the standalone versions of the software; plug-in versions are scheduled for release at a later date. MORE

Omnia Multicast
Omnia Audio has introduced the new Omnia Multicast audio processor, equipped with SENSUS technology, which helps HD radio broadcasters deliver multicast audio with "punch" and clarity. MORE

Spectrasonics New Orleans Strut
Spectrasonics has announced the release of the New Orleans Strut mini drum loop collection to benefit the victims of Hurricane Katrina. The library features 50 new live grooves from seven world-class drummers. MORE

AES Preview: Weiss DNA1, P2D
LasVegasProAudio (AES booth #847), the direct-sell division of TransAudio Group, is unveiling the Weiss Engineering DNA1 96kHz/24-bit audio restoration and enhancement processor and the P2D native software, which is designed to convert PCM files to DSD files on a Windows-based computer. MORE


Complete offering of duplication, printing, and recording equipment for in-house CD/DVD production. Microboards-brand duplicators have a reputation for quality & reliability and feature the best warranty in the industry. Check out the new CopyWriter Live Audio CD recorder with disc spanning, or the PF-2 professional-quality disc label printer. www.microboards.com

MIXLINE FEATURE: THX-Bringing Higher Standards to Game Studios
Already respected throughout the audio industry for its rigorous Professional Facilities Certification Program, which established certain design and equipment criteria for multichannel recording, mixing and screening rooms, THX, Ltd. (San Rafael, Calif.) is now making inroads in the videogame industry, pushing for standards for studios involved in audio and video content creation for games. MORE

Saint Claire Recording Celebrates Official Opening
Musician and sound engineer John Parks is aiming to lure clientele to the rolling hills of Lexington, Ky., where's he has officially opened Saint Claire Recording, an 8,000-square-foot recording/retreat complex situated on 14 scenic acres. MORE

Visual 102 Equips New HDTV OBV With Studer Vista 8<
For its HD1, an expandable 24-camera truck, Paris-based broadcast company Visual 102 is reportedly the first OB operator in France to select the 52-fader Studer Vista 8 digital audio production mixer, which was supplied by Audiopole, MORE

Roland Rolls Out MV-8000 Workshop Series
Roland has launched the MV-8000 Workshop Series, which spotlights features of the Roland's MV-8000 Production Studio. MORE

Eben Carr Joins One Union, Joaby Deal Gets Promoted
Eben Carr, an award-winning audio mixer and engineer, has joined the One Union Recording (San Francisco) staff as a senior engineer, while Joaby Deal has been promoted to senior engineer. MORE

Ultrasone Announces Deals With New Marketing Firms
Ultrasone has announced that Techrep Marketing, Pro Tech Marketing and DiModica & Associates will begin representing Ultrasone headphones throughout the U.S. MORE


Win a FREE ADL 600 High Voltage Tube Preamplifier!

PreSonus is pleased to announce the ADL 600 high voltage two-channel tube microphone preamplifier is now shipping! To celebrate this momentous occasion, PreSonus is giving away a FREE ADL 600 to one lucky winner! Click here for details. Visit the ADL 600 Website at: www.presonus.com/adl600.html

MIXLINE FEATURE: John Cale Completes New Album at Ocean Way
John Cale, solo artist, producer and co-founder of the Velvet Underground, recently completed his new album, blackAcetate, with tracking completed at The Lair and mixing in Ocean Way Recording's Studio B, both in L.A. MORE

Photomag Sound & Image Posts Being Bobby Brown
Photomag Sound & Image, PostWorks New York's full-service post-production boutique in midtown Manhattan, handled post-production for Bravo's new reality television series, Being Bobby Brown. MORE

Nelson Stoll Captures Audio for Rent
For Rent, the film translation of the Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning Broadway musical, production sound mixer Nelson Stoll used HHB's Portadrive PDR2000 hard disk recorder to capture the work's memorable music. MORE

Sheryl Crow, Vince Gill Sing on Brooks & Dunn Tune
Country music hit-maker and Universal South senior partner Tony Brown called up Sheryl Crow and Vince Gill to add background vocals on "Building Bridges" from the forthcoming Brooks and Dunn album, Hillbilly Deluxe, to be released on Arista Nashville/RLG. MORE

Boz Scaggs' Fade Into Light Makes U.S. DualDisc Debut
Fade Into Light, the sought-after Japanese import from singer Boz Scaggs, will be released as a DualDisc in the U.S. by Virgin Records on September 27, 2005. MORE

Anthony J. Resta Adds New Ribbon Mics to Inventory
Producer, songwriter and omni-instrumentalist Anthony J. Resta, who recently had success as a percussionist on the Unforgivable Blackness soundtrack, has acquired a few new ribbon mics for his Boston-based studio, Bopnique Musique, which he recently put to use on several new projects. MORE

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