Category Archives: Info

New Mackie Hard Disk Recorder Tip Posted

I recently got an inquiry from a HDR user about how to get around the Error 50 message he was seeing when importing a file into a project. That prompted me to check out the old remedy, verify that it … Continue reading

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Black Friday Deals on Useful Audio Stuff

My e-mailbox this morning was full of announcements for Black Friday deals, so here’s one of my rare “specials” announcements. Check the web sites for prices and availability. There are some pretty deep discounts from these popular vendors. Click to … Continue reading

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Webinar – Wireless Guitar Tips from Shure

Monday, November 14, at 10 AM or 2 PM CST, Shure will present a free 60-minute webinar with  engineer and guitar player Jon Halverson. He’ll talk about guitar wireless system technology, the analog-vs-digital question, and how to tweak your wireless … Continue reading

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Knobcon V – September 9-11 2016, Chicago IL

Sorry for the late notice, but I just got the word. A long list of manufacturers of synthesizers and other electronic music production tools are presenting Knobcon, a weekend geek-out for synthesizer afficianodos. Hands-on demos of modern and vintage instruments, … Continue reading

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Roland Presents a 24-Hour On-Line Streaming Music Festival – September 9, 2016

On September 9, 2016 (#909day, a hash tag for those who lust after Roland’s classic TR-909 Rhythm Composer), Roland will be hosting a 24-hour streaming online musical instruments festival which they’re calling “The Future. Redefined.” More than 30 new products … Continue reading

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A Mixing Contest – or maybe – Some Tracks For Mixing Practice

Boz Digital Labs along with Toontrack and Groove3 are having a contest in which you download tracks (there are a lot of them), mix them to your taste, and submit your mix. The first three prizes are for what’s judged … Continue reading

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2016 Winter NAMM Show Report Posted

I finally cleared the snow away (well, it was warm and it rained all day yesterday so I had some help) and I put together my full NAMM show report for 2016. Visit the Trade Show Reports page to download … Continue reading

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