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December 1, 2008

On the Cover

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On the Cover: Hit Factory Criteria—50 Years of Musical Milestones

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Dan Daley

Read Mix writer Dan Daley's article on the 50 years of audio recording history at studio Hit Factory Criteria in Miami...

Features

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From LP To MP3

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Janice Brown

Mix magazine talks to mastering engineers about mastering audio for multiple sound audio formats. Learn about audio mastering studio engineers in Mix magazine...

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Essay: The Limits of Compression

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Gavin Lurssen

Compression article in Mix magazine December 2008 issue focuses on audio mastering. Read Mix magazine December 2008 mastering feature about loudness and compression...

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Mastering in the Box

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By George Petersen

Mix magazine feature about music mastering plugins in the December 2008 used for audio music production. George Petersen writes about mastering audio plug-ins for the Mix December 2008 issue...

Music

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Music: The Killers

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Heather Johnson

The Las Vegas rock band The Killers put together their own recording studio and brought in remixer Stuart Price to help produce their “Day & Age” album...

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Music: McCoy Tyner

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Blair Jackson

A look at the recording of jazz piano great McCoy Tyner’s Guitars album/DVD, on which he is joined by several top players, including John Scofield, Derek Trucks and banjo master Bela Fleck...

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Classic Tracks: Lou Reed's "Walk on the Wild Side"

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Dan Daley

Engineer Ken Scott talks in detail about the recording of Lou Reed’s 1973 hit “Walk on the Wild Side” Trident Studios Herbie Flowers Thunder Thighs Mick Ronson...

Live

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Tour Profile: Janet Jackson

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Gaby Alter

Interview with audio engineers and live sound crew on mixing audio for Janet Jackson 2008 tour. Tips, techniques and equipment applications from front of house (FOH) and monitor mix engineers...

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Updating Le Poisson Rouge

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By David Weiss

Read Mix news profile on New York City Le Poisson Rouge Updating Its Sound Reinforcement System...

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Tour Log: Jakob Dylan

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM

Read Mix Spotlight on Jakob Dylan 2008 Tour With Touring Engineer Jimmy Ace Acevedo...

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Byrne Brings 'Eno' to Shows

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Steve Jennings

Read Mix Spotlight on David Byrne 2008 Tour With Touring Engineer Brian Knight...

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Load In: Sound Reinforcement News, December 2008

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM

Read Mix News For the Concert Touring Professional In the December 2008 Issue of Mix...

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Road-Worthy Gear: New Sound Reinforcement Products, December 2008

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM

Mix magazine new sound reinforcement products column in the December 2008 issue of Mix magazine live sound products section article...

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All Access: The Hives

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Steve Jennings

Mix magazine interview with audio engineers and live sound crew on mixing audio for The Hives 2008 tour. Tips, techniques and equipment applications from The Hives's front of house (FOH) and monitor mix engineers. Mix magazine December 2008...

Tech

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Tech: New Products, December 2008

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM

Mix magazine December 2008 tools of the trade article features new pro audio products in December 2008 Mix magazine pro audio product section...

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Review: Euphonix Artist Series MC Mix and MC Control

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Robert Brock

Euphonix MC Mix and MC Control are desktop controllers for your Mac-based DAW used for music production. Robert Brock reviews Euphonix MC Mix and MC Control for the December 2008 issue...

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Review: BIAS Peak Pro XT 6.0.3

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Jim Aikin

BIAS Peak Pro XT 6.0.3 is CD Authoring editing and mastering Software for music production. Jim Aikin reviews BIAS Peak Pro 6.0.3 CD Authoring editing and mastering Software for the November 2008 issue...

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Review: KSdigital C5 Tiny Studio Monitor

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Bobby Frasier

KSdigital Coax C5 Tiny, Self Powered Nearfield Monitor is a console or desktop small footprint coaxial speaker for music production. Bobby Frasier reviews KSdigital Coax C5 Tiny, Self Powered Nearfield Monitor for the December 2008 issue...

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Review: Focusrite ISA One Mic Preamp

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Barry Rudolph

Focusrite ISA One Microphone Pre-Amplifier is sequencing loop making and recording software for music production. Barry Rudolph reviews Focusrite ISA One Microphone Pre-Amplifier for the December 2008 issue...

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Tech's Files: The Kit Revival

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Eddie Ciletti

Mix magazine's resident tech Eddie Ciletti talks about audio kits and building your own pro audio gear in the December 2008 issue...

Sound for Picture

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SFP: "Quantum of Solace"

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Blair Jackson

Sound for the James Bond film Quantum of Solace is featured in Mix Magazine December 2008 feature. Read the Mix magazine article about audio production for the James Bond film Quantum of Solace...

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Gus Van Sant's Milk

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Blair Jackson

Sound for the Gus Van Sant film Milk is featured in Mix Magazine December 2008 feature. Read the Mix magazine article about audio production for the Gus Van Sant movie Milk...

Departments

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From the Editor: The Forest and the Trees

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Sarah Jones, Editor

Read Mix Editor Sarah Jones Editors' Note, Where She Writes About the Meticulous Audio Process in Mastering Album Releases...

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TalkBack | Letters to Mix, December 2008

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM

Read Mix Readers Letters to the Editor, December 2008 issue...

Currents

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Jim Cowan, 1956-2008

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By George Petersen

Read Mix obituary on the Professional Live of Neutrik president Jim Cowan...

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Monster Cable Rocks With TOP

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Matt Gallagher

Mix profiles Monster Cable anniversary celebration With Performance Concert by Tower of Power...

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Get in on the Mix

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, Compiled By Sarah Benzuly

Read Mix News Article on Third Eye Blind Asking Fans to Mix Songs for Upcoming Album...

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CAS to Honor Maitland

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, Compiled By Sarah Benzuly

Read the Mix news article of Cinema Audio Society to Give Sound Mixer Dennis Maitland Career Achievement Award...

'Tis the Season

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, Compiled by Sarah Benzuly

Read Mix news story about consumer electronics companies' recycling materials habits with statistics...

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On the Move: Adam Munoz

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, Compiled by Sarah Benzuly

Read Mix profile on Fantasy Studios engineer Adam Munoz...

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Bookshelf: From Demo to Delivery

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, Compiled By Sarah Benzuly

Read Mix magazine review on the 2008 From Demo to Delivery Mastering Series Book...

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Giving Back To Stax

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, Compiled by Sarah Benzuly

Read Mix news article about Ardent Studios Donating Audiotronics Console to Stax Museum...

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Audio at LDI!

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, Compiled by Sarah Benzuly

Read the Mix Recap of Audio Panels Hosted by Mix at LDI 2008 Convention...

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Industry News, December 2008

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, Compiled by Sarah Benzuly

Read Mix December 2008 Coverage on New Hires, Promotions, Distribution Deals in Pro Audio...

Sessions

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Studio Profile: Chicago Mastering Service

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Rich Wells

Read the Mix Profile on Mastering Studio Chicago Mastering Service in December 2008 issue...

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Project Studio: Forest Hill Studios

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Matt Gallagher

Read Mix Profile on Rebeca Mauleon San Francisco Forest Hills Recording Studio...

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Airshow at 25

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Barbara Schultz

Read Mix Profile on Mastering House Airshow Mastering Celebrates 25 Years in Professional Audio Business...

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Track Sheet, December 2008

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, Compiled by Barbara Schultz

Read Mix Report on New Recording Sessions Across the United States...

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New York Metro, December 2008

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By David Weiss

With conventional recording studios closing left and right and rents skyrocketing in Manhattan, mastering studios have had to get creative to stay afloat...

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Nashville Skyline, December 2008

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Peter Cooper

Nashville-based mastering engineers Andrew Mendelson, Jim DeMain and Joe Palmaccio discuss the pressure to make recordings louder and louder...

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L.A. Grapevine, December 2008

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Bud Scoppa

At Hollywood’s Ocean Way Recording. top mixer Jack Joseph Puig has left his large, colorful studio room to work in a dedicated mix room in the same building...

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Q&A: Bob Ludwig

Dec 1, 2008 12:00 PM, By Sarah Jones

An interview with top mastering engineer Bob Ludwig for Gateway Mastering...