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What is new in the fields of music and audio and what are the issues, myths, and arguments that everybody just can’t stop talking about.

Avid Pro Tools 9: An Old Player in a New Game

Pro Tools has finally entered the world of non-proprietary audio interfaces. Pro Tools 9 introduces a handful of new features, but the biggest bombshell...
Waynes World Sell Out

Selling Out

What is 'Selling Out'? The term selling out generally refers to someone who compromises on their morals, values, or goals in order to receive fame,...

Mono or Stereo

Many beginning home recordists get confused between recording to a mono or a stereo audio track. Isn’t stereo better and wider? So why record...

Gear Lust

What is Gear Lust? Gear lust is a very common phrase used in the audio industry to describe when musicians and engineers irrationally desire that...
Which is the best DAW

Which is the Best DAW for you?

Deciding which DAW is the best really depends on who is asking the question. Which is best for you really depends on what you...

Loudness Wars

There has been a war raging in the recording industry for over 20 years now. Although it has slowed a bit, there still appears...
AVID HDX Core Card

Avid Pro Tools HDX Price Drop!

Avid recently announced new pricing and 'a la cart' availability on the following: HDX Core Card HD Native Card HD Software HD Interfaces HD...

The Myth of the Cheap High Quality Studio

High Quality Recording for Cheap? Many people seem to think that there is no need to go to a professional recording studio or pay for...

5 Steps To Learning How To Mix Music

How do you learn how to mix music? How do you get that professional sound on your projects? Is it some expensive piece of...

The Truth About Apogee Symphony

There seems to have been a lot of confusion about Apogee’s Symphony system. It has been marketed as this great competitor to Digidesign's Pro...