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Avid Announces Free Version of Pro Tools

Avid® (Nasdaq: AVID)  unveiled Pro Tools® | First at NAMM this past week, a free version of the industry-standard Pro Tools that offers many of the same music creation capabilities used by top artists and recording studios worldwide. Delivering on Avid EverywhereTM and built upon the Avid MediaCentral Platform, Pro Tools | First is simple enough […]Read More »

Dept. of Transportation Issues Final Rule On Air Travel with Musical Instruments

The U.S. Department of Transportation has issued a final rule to implement section 403 of the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012, which requires that U.S. airlines accept musical instruments as carry-on or checked baggage on commercial passenger flights, provided that certain conditions are met. “At DOT, we know how important instruments are to […]Read More »

Marshall Introduces Stanmore Pitch Black Portable Bluetooth Music Speakers at NAMM

Named for locations in London that are significant to the history of Marshall Amplification, Marshall Headphones has produced a range of portable music speakers with high quality audio reproduction and the classic look of Marshall amps. Shrouded in darkness, this fourth addition to the cult Stanmore range casts an ominous shadow. Its blacked out look […]Read More »

Sennheiser and Apogee announce partnership at NAMM Show

At Winter NAMM, audio specialist Sennheiser and Apogee Electronics, industry leader in digital audio conversion technology, have announced their collaboration. At the NAMM Show in Anaheim, Apogee’s Betty Bennett and Sennheiser’s Peter Claussen have jointly announced the cooperation of their companies. Peter Claussen, COO of Sennheiser, said that “Apogee and Sennheiser are a perfect fit. […]Read More »

News From NAMM: Sennheiser launches evolution wireless D1 systems

Anaheim, CA, January 22, 2015 – At NAMM, Sennheiser has launched evolution wireless D1, a range of digital wireless microphone systems that lets bands go wireless the easy way. With systems for vocals or for instruments, a band’s life is made simpler: transmitters and receivers automatically pair and select suitable transmission frequencies, while multiple D1 […]Read More »

Kobalt Backs Berklee's Rethink Music Initiative

An Interview with Allen Bargfrede, Executive Director of Rethink Music If you’re reading this, you’re involved in the “Great Music Industry Debate of the ’10s,” in which we all wax poetic about the vinyl resurgence, argue the merits and downfalls of streaming, scorn Taylor Swift-types, and bitch about audio file quality; just to name a […]Read More »

Win Audio-Technica Camera-Mount Digital Wireless Systems & Get Featured in Print!

Performer just got our grubby little paws on the two new Portable Camera-Mount Digital Wireless Systems** you see above, courtesy of our awesome friends at Audio-Technica.We love these things and you can read our complete review in the January 2015 issue here. Here’s the deal – they’re doing no good just sitting in our editorial office, and […]Read More »

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