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REVIEW: Sennheiser EW D1-835S Evolution Wireless D1 Digital Vocal System

Sennheiser EW D1-835S Evolution Wireless D1 Digital Vocal System – $699 PROS: Great sound, sonically adjustable, expandable. CONS: Rack mounting hardware not included. Wireless systems used to be expensive, and any cheap or mid-priced unit usually skimped, wiping out any actual sound and build quality or value to getting one (especially for DIY and indie […]Read More »

TOUR TEST: Young Buffalo Takes Audio-Technica Artist Series Mics on the Road

Let’s start out by agreeing with one thing. The cardinal rule of music, musicians, and fans alike: Sound. I’ll be the first to tell you I’m a very visually stimulated person. I believe the “look” is of the most important aspects of a live show, of a band, of an event. I believe the colors […]Read More »

Mackie ProFX8v2 Mixer Review

Mackie ProFX8v2 Mixer  PROS: Small enclosure, great preamps, good fx, low price. CONS: None. PRICE: $229 In music analogies the ProFX8v2 we’ve been testing out is like the Mark II lineup of Deep Purple. It took something you liked and made it something you loved. The footprint for the 8-channel model is small, which is […]Read More »

JBL EON 615 Two-Way Speaker Review

JBL EON 615 Two-Way Speakers PROS: Phenomenal sound, versatility and control options. CONS: None. PRICE: $499 each JBL engineers decided to build the 600 series from the ground up, and just when you thought there was really nothing left to improve upon in the monitor/PA arena, these bad boys hit the street. So what makes […]Read More »

Harbinger L1202FX Mixer Review

Harbinger L1202FX Mixer – $109 PROS: Ridiculous price, no frills, easy to use. CONS: None. PRICE: $109 Less is more – it seems a lot of companies’ cram so many features into a product to fill any possible need that it over does it. Harbinger’s kept things simple, making a mixer that delivers without useless […]Read More »

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