New Products: July 2016
Synthax RME Fireface UFX+ Redesign Brings Thunderbolt, USB 3 and DSP RME’s new flagship audio production tool, the Fireface UFX+ ($2,999) features 188 channels...
Cool Spin: Air, ‘Twentyears’
Roughly two decades ago, the French duo Air hit a universally agreeable note with its semi-electronic semi-organic, all lush, dreamy, fluttery pop. The two...
Wild Beasts, ‘Boy King’
For its fifth album, Boy King, British group Wild Beasts decamped to Dallas, Texas, to producer and multi-instrumentalist John Congleton’s Elmwood Recording studio. Recording...
Vincent van Haaff Remembered
Vincent Amaury van Haaff—renowned acoustician, studio designer and principal of Los Angeles–based firm Waterland Design LLC—passed away on Monday, May 23, 2016. Waterland’s design...
Best of Show, InfoComm 2016
The Pro Audio Group of NewBay Media has announced its Best of Show Award winners for InfoComm 2016. A panel of engineers and industry...
Live Sound Takeaways
In the past, I’ve written about the growing similarities between live sound and recording studio workflows.