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About mikeriversaudio

Helping people getting their studios together has been a passion of mine for more than 30 years. Get yours together.

New York AES 2017 Advance Registration Extended (again) 10/6/2017 update

As I suspected, there’s another extension to the advance registration until October 16. I’ve confirmed that the promo code AES143NOW still works to get a free exhibits+ badge, and there are discounts for pre-registration for the other events, papers, and … Continue reading

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New Technical Article – Talkin’ Taters

I’ll confess to being a raving fan of producer/engineer Sylvia Massy, who comes up with clever and frequently wacky techniques to get something new in a recording. She created the “potato filter” – a potato wired in series with the … Continue reading

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Sound Toys Plug-In Sale Sept 20-21 with proceeds going to aid hurricane Harvey and Irma survivors

On September 20 & 21 – for two days only – Sound Toys is offering Little AlterBoy, Little PrimalTap, Little MicroShift, Little Radiator and Devil-Loc for $10 each (reg. $79-99), with 100% of proceeds for ALL sales those two days … Continue reading

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AES Reminder

The Audio Engineering Society convention in New York is getting close, and so is the deadline for on-line free registration for the core package which includes the exhibits, all of the educational programs that are  presented in the exhibits area, … Continue reading

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NY AES Convention Free Registration Extended

As I suspected, they appear to have re-opened the free Exhibits Plus registration. I don’t know for how long, so if you’re thinking about going and haven’t registered yet, do it soon. Click here to Register and use the promo … Continue reading

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Billy Bragg Skiffle Music Lecture Video

I don’t usually write about musical stuff, but last week, punk rocker Billy Bragg gave a really fascinating talk at the Library of Congress on the history of skiffle music in Great Britain in the 1950s, from its origin with … Continue reading

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2017 New York AES Show October 18-21 Registration Is Now Open

AES is joining some forces this year. The Winter NAB show, traditionally a modest sized show in New York in the Fall, will be co-located and running concurrent with the New York AES show. For the past several years, AES … Continue reading

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