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API 1608 Analog Console

– A Classic Console is Reborn – The API 1608 console is outwardly modeled on the original API 1604 console, whose production run spanned much of the 1970s and into the early 1980s. These vintage workhorse consoles continue to hold a great deal of value and demand; to wit, many stock (as well as Franken-modified […]


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Features and Columns – Original Index»

Features (from Pro Audio Review, Audio Media, TV Tech) All-in-One Recorders – Feature article on the latest-generation portable workstations. From Pro Audio Review (PDF). Tracking the Transition – Steve interviews Chuck Ainlay, Bob Ludwig, Jon Astley and seven other top engineers and producers on the state of high-resolution recording. From AudioMedia UK (PDF) Remastering the […]


Overcoming Aural Adversity»

by Stephen Murphy I trace my start as an audio engineer back to my brother David, older by four years. He was already a good guitar player at 16, playing in a rock band that practiced in our basement. More than anything else, I wanted to be in the band, too. And why not? I […]