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The EarMix 16M offers a scalable solution that lets you start with just a few personal mixers and keep expanding along with your growing music team. more

Feb 21, 2018 12:00 AM Gear

Does the impending service band transition having you feeling stressed and unsure about your church’s wireless mic situation? As you prepare for post-600 MHz investments, this CPM report can help you plan more

Dec 6, 2017 12:43 PM Education

With a hole in the middle of the lineup, A&H engineers hit the drawing boards and came up with the nifty new ME-500 personal mixer, a junior sibling to the ME-1 that retails for around $400. Let’s take a look. more

Nov 6, 2017 8:37 PM Gear

Digital technology is reshaping how sound is done in church, and the focal point of change is the feature-rich mixing console. more

Sep 28, 2017 10:37 AM Gear

Does DIY monitor mixing make sense for your church’s music ministry? The cost of getting in the gear has never been lower, CPM’s reporter finds, and the options have never been more plentiful. more

Jul 17, 2017 2:22 PM Gear

Occasionally it helps to investigate the outer edges of available technologies as a way of understanding concepts that also apply to what you’re doing in the middle ground. Here, CPM’s writer takes you through that journey. more

Jun 7, 2017 11:55 AM Gear

There’s no turning back. Audio, video and lighting systems for worship are migrating onto network connections with accelerating speed. In many cases, the functions are isolated on separate networks—but that is changing. more

Jun 6, 2017 6:53 PM Education

This is the third entry in SSL’s series of consoles for live applications, one the company temptingly describes as a “mid-scale console that makes…SSL Live available to a much wider audience.” more

May 21, 2017 6:44 PM Gear

Most pastors, worship leaders and praise band members learn how to use a mic from experience, even if they don’t know the terminology. Laypeople are another matter. Here's are tips for dealing with the "great unwashed." more


When it comes to winding mic cables, there is the right way, the wrong way and my way. more

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Wikipedia lists no fewer than 20 different digital audio networking technologies as currently available. Most articles on the subject offer an alphabet soup of obscure terminology. CPM offers a refreshing take on what church techs need to know, an... more


Tips for dealing with those tense, awkward moments when a “newbie” needs help. more

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Compared to the existing S21, the new model offers is a larger control surface to accommodate ten more faders and one more 10-inch touchscreen. Is this really big news? Well, for churches like ours, it could end up being the deal-maker. Here’s why. more

Nov 9, 2016 2:54 AM Gear 3 Comments

We now have access to the full range of mixing functions on a wireless tablet from anywhere in the auditorium. But is that what we really want to do? more


The theme was “Immersed in Audio.” Here a quick rundown on what this year’s AES conclave had to offer in realms related to worship sound. more

Oct 6, 2016 1:43 PM News

Of the three most important recent innovations in church sound, digital mixers, line arrays and headworn mics, I believe the latter has provided the greatest overall benefit. more

Aug 31, 2016 6:43 PM Gear

An audio expert breaks down the best options and scenarios to consider more


For small- and mid-sized churches, fully stocking a mic locker can challenge the budget. So how do you prioritize purchases to make sure you can cover all the bases at a price you can afford? Reading this guide is your start.. more


The exact configuration of your drum mic complement will depend on the size and acoustics of your auditorium. This must-read tells you what other factors to consider. more

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Nothing but net. Arria Live first out of the gate with a radical new “network-centric” sound reinforcement system. more

Apr 13, 2016 2:12 PM Gear

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