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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.

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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IK Multimedia MODO Bass RevArticle Posted

What started out to be a review of how this interesting virtual electric bass VST plug-in that’s based on physical modeling of a vibrating string could be viewed as a learning tool turned into a lengthy article. It’s about what … Continue reading

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USITT Expo – St. Louis March 8-11

And speaking of St. Louis, the USITT (United States Institute of Theater Technology) will be holding its annual conference at the St. Louis, Missouri America’s Center Convention Complex from March 8 through 11, 2017. I’ve never attended this one and … Continue reading

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Prism Sound Mic To Monitor Seminar Midwest US Tour March 25-31 2017

Prism Sound is again bringing their free Mic to Monitor seminar to the US for five sessions in March. This is a roughly 4 hour program with several presenters on a variety of topics, explaining jargon, clarifying myths, and explaining … Continue reading

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Winter 2017 NAMM Show Report Posted

Oh, man, these things are taking longer to write every year. I need an intern! This is the full report, 26 pages, I think. There are some things in here that weren’t in the tidbits, and some things in the … Continue reading

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