From Mix Magazine | A Prism Business Media Publication    May 18, 2006  
Mixline Header

GC Pro is your one-stop solution for all professional audio, live sound, post production and lighting needs. If you've ever pictured yourself owning a Solid State Logic console, now's the time! The revolutionary SSL AWS 900 combines the best analog console technology with outstanding DAW control, making it the perfect console/control surface for the studio of today... and tomorrow! Visit gcpro.com for all the info you need!

Table Of Contents
Genelec 8030.LSE PowerPAK
FREE Listing in Summer NAMM Product Guide!
SSL Console Installed in CBS Studio 58
April Recording Sessions at The Village

Is your DAW missing a volume knob? Check out the new Volume2 and Volume8 from SPL for stereo and multi-channel applications: Pure analog performance, sophisticated active circuitry, high-quality components, fresh and compact design. Don't compromise your monitoring with reduced bit rates from the DAW -- listen to the full scale at any volume! Visit www.spl-usa.com for more information.

Genelec 8030.LSE PowerPAK
Genelec's 8030.LSE PowerPak ($5,400) is a multichannel monitoring system designed for post-production suites and recording studios with control rooms measuring up to 3,000 cubic feet (WxHxD). The system comprises five Genelec 8030A two-way, bi-amplified active monitors, the new Genelec 7060B LSE Series active subwoofer and a Genelec Acousti/Tape frequency/wavelength measuring tape. MORE

SoundTech LightSnake USB
SoundTech's LightSnake USB ($69.99) is 10-foot-long shielded cable with a standard 1/4-inch plug on one end and a USB 2 connector on the other. The LightSnake USB includes an embedded A/D converter and signal booster, and can be used with electric guitar, bass, keyboard or other electronic instrument. MORE

RME MADI Converter
RME´s new MADI converter converts MADI digital audio streams from optical format to coaxial and from coaxial to optical. The compact 19-inch, 1U device comprises six independent, bi-directional converters. MORE

Nady TRM-6 Tube Ribbon Microphone
Nady Systems announced its new TRM-6 tube ribbon microphone, designed for vocal and instrument recording and live sound applications. It offers a figure-8 pickup pattern and features a low-tension, 45mm-long, 2-micron-thick aluminum ribbon design for typical ribbon audio reproduction. MORE

Zaxcom Digital Wireless Microphone Transceivers
At NAB 2006, Zaxcom introduced its new TRX900 and TRX990 digital wireless microphone transceivers. The TRX900 system is designed for use with a lavalier microphone, while the TRX990 is engineered as a complete solution to boom pole-type transmitters and offers two audio channels with integrated phantom power. These systems record directly to a Flash memory card, storing audio as WAV files that can be transferred to a PC or Mac. MORE

Behringer Studio Condenser Microphone C-3
Behringer announced the launch of its Studio Condenser Microphone C-3. The C-3 features a pressure-gradient transducer with a shock-mounted, dual-diaphragm capsule. Its two membranes allow for three selectable pickup patterns: cardioid, omni-directional and figure-8. MORE


We'll change the way you think about drum loops. Drums On Demand® offers hundreds of easy-to-use Song Sets™ in multitrack and stereo editions. Great for projects that require pro-level sound and performance -- but without the budget. Rock, pop, country. WAV, REX & Apple Formats. Click here for extensive previews.

FREE Listing in Summer NAMM Product Guide!
Mix, Electronic Musician and Remix bring you the Summer NAMM Online Product Directory. Let the audio universe know what you'll be showing off this July in Austin. Click HERE for a free product listing.

Mix Presents: eDeals!
Get first dibs on hot gear deals with edeals, the new bi-weekly e-newsletter from Mix, Electronic Musician and Remix. edeals brings you product †updates and blowout deals on manufacturer overstock equipment, demo gear, †discounted products and more. In addition, edeals includes a services and employment section of interest to musicians and audio pros everywhere. Shop now and buy anytime. edeals sends the best buys to your inbox so they're only a click away! Click here to subscribe.


Is Your Drum Sound Driving You Nuts?

Relax - Drumagog will make those old, stale drums sound like a million bucks! It works by automatically replacing what it hears on your drums tracks with drum samples. Drumagog uses advanced multisample technology that sounds so real, you simply have to hear it to believe it. The industry choice for over 5 years, Drumagog is now available for both PC and Mac, in VST, RTAS, and AU plug-in formats. It comes complete with a drum sample library, or your own samples can easily be used. Download a demo today! For more information, visit www.drumagog.com.

G.A.N.G. Extends Scholarship Application Deadline
Due to the length of time required for registration procedures, the Game Audio Network Guild (G.A.N.G.) has extended the deadline for submitting a $10,000 scholarship application for game audio studies at the Ex'pression College for Digital Arts to July 15, 2006. MORE

SSL Console Installed in CBS Studio 58
CBS Television's Studio 58, site of The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson, has answered the call for 5.1-channel broadcast and a state-of-the-art digital infrastructure with the installation of a Solid State Logic C100 digital broadcast console. MORE

Sweetwater Announces New Facility
Music technology retailer Sweetwater will move to a new 150,000-square-foot campus on 44 acres of land in Fort Wayne, Ind. Sweetwater founder and CEO Chuck Surack was joined on May 3, 2006, by state and local economic development officials for a ground-breaking ceremony at the site of the company's new location. MORE

Future Sonics Relocates to New Headquarters
Future Sonics has relocated all company operations to a new facility in Bristol, Pa. The location is Future Sonics' new worldwide headquarters and service center. It also has an expanded tour consulting office and will address order processing and fulfillment. MORE

WSDG Designs Luny Tunes Studio Complex In San Juan
The Walters-Storyk Design Group's office in Argentina, led by Sergio Molho, is overseeing the design and construction of Luny Tunes, a nine-room recording/mastering complex to be built in San Juan, Puerto Rico. In addition to nine studios, a mastering suite and a variety of recreation areas, the new complex will also house the label's corporate headquarters. Supervision of the project will be shared by WSDG´s U.S. and Latin offices. MORE

Creative Network Design's NetMix Pro Offers Expanded Support
Creative Network Design (CND) announced that its flagship software product, NetMix Pro, now features expanded support for major production music libraries, including APM. APM and other libraries provide their entire collection as Broadcast WAV and MP3 files with NetMix Pro-compatible metadata. MORE

Echo Boys Launches a Music Licensing Division
Echo Boys has launched a music licensing division and hired veteran music producer Steve McCabe to run the satellite service. With this new offering, Echo Boys becomes a full-service resource for original music, sound design and licensed music for commercials. MORE

Russ Berger Design Group Creates Ideal Practice Space
Dallas-area professional drummer and audio post engineer Scottie Richardson contacted studio designer Russ Berger of Russ Berger Design Group (RBDG) to help convert Richardson's garage into a practice space. One bay of Richardson's three-car garage was converted into a home studio. However, the location posed several obstacles at the outset. MORE


Finally. The CD and poster offer our customers have been asking for. Get 1,000 CDs in full-color jackets for $990. Now add 300 posters for $99 more. Plus, get 60 extra discs - FREE - if you place your order during 2006.

April Recording Sessions at The Village
April was a busy month at The Village Recording Studios in West Los Angeles, with numerous mixing, tracking and writing projects taking place throughout the multi-room facility. MORE

Evanescence Records and Mixes New Album in Los Angeles
Evanescence recorded their sophomore album, The Open Door, in Los Angeles at The Record Plant in early 2006 and mixed the album at Ocean Way Studios in March 2006. Dave Fortman, whose credits include Mudvayne and Bif Naked, produced the project. The album is due to be released by Wind-Up Records on October 3, 2006. MORE

38 Greene Studios Helps Complete George Clooney's Documentary
Academy Award-winning actor George Clooney stopped into 38 Greene Studios in New York City to put the finishing touches on a short documentary he shot during a recent trip to the war-torn Darfur region of Sudan. Clooney-along with his father, Nick, a former television news anchor-took a 10-day trip to the region to document the atrocities currently happening within the African nation. MORE

Indie Band Sutro Produces Debut In San Francisco Studios
Grammy Award-winning engineer Joe Chiccarelli and "iTunes Originals" producer Gordon Brislawn worked on the debut EP from San Francisco electronica trio Sutro, entitled How Things Transpire. The trio comprises remixer/producer Tyler Stone (vocals, programming), Keenan Wayne (bass) and Patrick Hinds (guitar). MORE

Lectrosonics SM Transmitter Used In Film 'The Flock'
Production sound mixer David Daniel encountered an on-set mishap during the first 10 days of filming The Flock, an upcoming movie starring Richard Gere and Claire Danes, while shooting on location in Albuquerque, N.M. MORE

Recent Projects at Threshold Mastering
New Orleans band The Subdudes chose Threshold Mastering in Los Angeles to complete their latest album, Behind the Levee with Stephen Marsh, Threshold's director of mastering. The album, produced by Keb' Mo' and featuring the engineering talents of Mark Johnson, was recorded in Louisiana just prior to the Hurricane Katrina disaster. The album is available is from Back Porch/Virgin Records. 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.prismb2b.com

For information on advertising in this newsletter, contact Erika Lopez at mailto:elopez@prismb2b.com.

Prism Business Media
9800 Metcalf Avenue
Overland Park, KS 66212

Copyright 2006, Prism Business Media. 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 Prism Business Media.