Press Releases

Live HD Drama Debuts on Sky with Soundfield’s UPM-1

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – DECEMBER 2009: UK-based satellite broadcaster Sky made broadcasting history over the summer, transmitting completely live for the first time ever a series of weekly television plays in high-definition, with a 5.1 surround soundtrack. Helping to create the 5.1 ambience during transmission of the Sky Arts channel series from Sky Studio 6… Read more »

Daking Gear Kicks on

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – NOVEMBER 2008: Producer, composer, engineer and bass player Thai Long Ly offers his musical clients custom-tailored packages that include everything from production to tracking to a finished master. He also provides a variety of post-production services. Now, Ly and e-commerce business partner Shay Godwin, a Los Angeles-based session drummer, have established… Read more »

More HD Surround Sound From Sky with Soundfield’s UPM-1

Keith Lane, operations manager at Sky, with one of the broadcaster’s new SoundField UPM-1 upmix processors. LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – NOVEMBER 2009: European satellite broadcaster BSkyB, better known as Sky, has purchased eight of SoundField’s stereo-to-5.1 upmix processors for live use in their studios and outside broadcast facilities. The SoundField UPM-1 is a 1U, 19-inch… Read more »

Bock Audio Introduces New Cinema Mic at AES

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – SEPTEMBER 2009: TransAudio Group, the worldwide distributor for BOCK AUDIO, is introducing the new BOCK AUDIO AM 50 omni-tube microphone at the 127th AES Convention in New York. Focused on a tradition that stretches back to classical orchestral recording microphones of the 1950s, the BOCK omni-directional AM 50 is similarly intended… Read more »

ATC Launches Compact, Active Three-Way Monitors at AES

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – OCTOBER 2009: TransAudio Group, the U.S. distributor for ATC (Acoustic Transducer Company) audio reference speakers, will introduce the U.K. manufacturer’s first ever compact active three-way studio control monitor, the SCM25A Pro, at the 127th AES Convention in New York. Designed for positioning on a meter bridge, or rack-mountable for broadcast applications,… Read more »

AUR at the Village Recorder

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – SEPTEMBER 2009: The Audio Underground Roadshow (AUR) followed up its inaugural event in Sacramento, California with a very well attended second roadshow at The Village Recorder in West Los Angeles at the end of August. Audio aficionados from the Los Angeles area congregated in the venerable recording facility’s historic Studio D… Read more »

Oldies but Goodies – ATC Monitors Transcend Time

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – SEPTEMBER 2009: On any random day in any random city in America, knock on any random door and ask the person who answers what they know about Rick Springfield. Without fail, you will hear a reference to Springfield’s iconic ’80s hit, “Jessie’s Girl,” but from there things become less predictable. Many… Read more »

AES NEWS! Fet III shipping

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – SEPTEMBER 2009: TransAudio Group has announced the introduction of the Daking FET3, a new dual-channel limiter incorporating Class A discrete compressor circuitry and gain stages that is built in the U.S. by Geoffrey Daking. The FET3 builds on the quality and performance benchmarks set by the renowned Daking FET II single-channel… Read more »

AES NEWS! TransAudio Group to distribute Tonelux Rack-Mount

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – SEPTEMBER 2009: TransAudio Group has been appointed as the exclusive worldwide distributor for Tonelux Designs, Ltd. rack-mount products. The first product shipping under the new arrangement will be the Tonelux Equalux, a two-channel, four-band discrete parametric equalizer. The Tonelux Equalux, based on the company’s well-known EQ4P, offers a number of unique… Read more »