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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 and NAB Shows Coming Soon – October 17-20, 2018

The annual US Audio Engineering Society convention and New York NAB show is coming to the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York. As was the case last year, the two shows are held concurrently. Though each has its own … Continue reading

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NAMM Winter 2018 Show Report Posted

Later than usual, here’s this year’s Winter NAMM show report. More details than in the daily tidbits, pictures, links, snarky remarks. The usual disclaimer – I write about what I personally find interesting. There was a lot more at the … Continue reading

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NAMM 2018 Tidbits – Day 3

Well, either they got the security setup under control or my strategy of getting there at a bit after 10 AM (doors open at 9:30) worked and the line to enter the building was only about a minute long, plus … Continue reading

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NAMM 2018 Tidbits – Day 2

Lines to get in the building are longer than ever – where are all these people coming from? It was a good day for chatting but not much new information gathered. But it’s a NAMM show. The Focusrite Scarlett range … Continue reading

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2018 NAMM Show Tidbits – Day 1

As has been my custom for a good many years, I started my show tour in Hall E. Traditionally, this has been where they put new exhibitors (both new to the show and new to the business). It’s where you … Continue reading

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NAMM 2018 Tidbits – Pre-Show

There’ll be a full report eventually, but as has been my custom, I’ll be dropping little tidbits here daily. If I mention something that you’d like to learn more about, drop me a note before the show is over on … Continue reading

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Another Day at CES 2018

Less Wow, more Whoa! Samson is about as close as it gets to studio gear at CES. Their products fall in low price range and performance is usually better than you’d expect for the cost. Most are oriented toward podcasting … Continue reading

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