New Version 1.5 software for the Spirit by Soundcraft Digital 328 mixer can be downloaded free of charge from www.spiritbysoundcraft.com. The update includes such features as 32-channel MIDI control, 64 MIDI memory locations and 64 dynamic memory locations. A free CD-ROM contains step-by-step details on how to set up the Digital 328 with the most popular PC-based and stand-alone digital audio recording systems. For the Digital 328 CD-ROM, call 800/255-4363 or order it at the Web site...A new release in the VideoHelper Music library of "alternative" production music is "The Drama Sutra," a 2-CD set with 50 themes per disc, ranging from lush orchestral to cacophonous sound designs. Call 212/633-7009 or visit www.videohelper.com ...Hannay Reels' AVX Series cable reels feature welded channels for stacking multiple units, easing transport and storage. Additional features include an integrated stage-box storage tray, a slotted divider disc for pigtail storage and an adjustable friction brake. Call 877/GO REELS or visit www.hannay.com...Sound of a Different Realm from The Hollywood Edge is a 3-CD set of sound effects by the late Oscar-winning sound designer Alan Splet and his wife, Ann Kroeber. Featuring two CDs of sounds created for director David Lynch and one CD of new recordings, the collection is a tribute to Splet, considered one of the world's greatest motion picture sound designers. Call 800/292-3755 or go to www.hollywoodedge.com...Gepco's 12/16-pair digital audio snake cables in its 5526GFC Series are designed to ease interconnection among digital audio consoles, recorders, processors and routers. Call 800/966-0069 or click on www.gepco.com...QSC Audio's expanded online Technical Services Library now includes DXF-format drawings of current QSC amps, plus the CM16a Multi-Signal Processor for QSControl and the DCM-1 digital cinema monitor/crossover system. Call 800/722-2834 or visit www.qscaudio.com...A slide chart calculator from Magnetic Shield Corporation allows engineers to quickly estimate the effects of a magnetic shield on field strength. The calculator's reverse side includes application notes and conversion factors. For a free calculator and instruction sheet, call 630/766-7800 or go to www.magnetic-shield.com...The Apogee Guide to Digital Audio, a 24-page booklet from Apogee Electronics, examines important issues in digital audio, such as word lengths and sample rates, jitter, and the pros and cons of external converters. Call 310/915-1000 for your free copy or surf to www.apogeedigital.com.