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A CPM audio selection guide, this piece includes invaluable insights about planning your investment in a digital mixer. For starters, be sure to leave room for growth: "Multiplying your current inputs by 1.25 or even 1.5 is a good rule of thumb." more

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If you’re ready to take your mixes and truly make them final, WaveLab Pro 9.5 is chock-full of the tools you need. CPM's reviewer "torture-tested" it and shares, "Dive in, and you’ll discover there’s almost nothing WaveLab can’t do to an audio file." more

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We recently had the chance to evaluate the full Mackie MP line, including the MP-120, MP-220 and MP-240 in-ear monitors. All three are cosmetically identical, but the sound delivered by each is totally distinct. more

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A long cylinder, a mesh ball—you’ve seen countless handheld mic models and they all look pretty much the same. Underneath that mesh, however, hides major differences. more

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Introduced at the January 2018 NAMM show, the MP series of in-ear monitors consists of three models designed to challenge Shure and Sennheiser's positions in the church market. more

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As many churches know, capturing quality recordings is easy to discuss in a staff meeting but hard to accomplish in real life. Here, tools to set you up for success. more

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Key Largo is designed to be the "nerve center" of a keyboard rig, combining audio mixing with effects, MIDI, USB and sustain pedal functions. more

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This unique little interface makes sense when you need to capture impeccable audio from a stationary source, wherever that may be. more

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Key Largo is designed to be the “nerve center” of a keyboard rig, combining audio mixing with effects, MIDI, USB and sustain pedal functions. more

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If your mixes are in a rut of mind-numbing sameness, it’s time to try something new. Here, in no particular order, are several things you can try to breathe new life into your mixes. more

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“Mixing on the C3500 is truly a joy, and its headroom and transparency make turning out a polished-sounding mix that much easier.” more

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While it was designed for recording, the new drum module may be a Godsend for live sound applications in smaller churches with limited gear and/or mixing talent. more

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The LV1 represents a significant step forward in digital mixing. It’s compact, flexible, modular, powerful, intuitive, and it sounds great. If your church or touring group has the means, this is one mixer you need to experience for yourself. more

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Allen & Heath' reveals a new emphasis on audio solutions for any venue from boardroom to boardwalk to worship center. more

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"As a long-time audio tech, it’s rare I use or test a product that really surprises me." more

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Each mixer can control up to 24 input channels, with generous signal processing on each including parametric equalization, high-pass filter and compression. A similar complement of processing graces each output, which also adds reverb. more

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Digico’s down-market venture continues with the new S31 which has a colorful, intuitive interface, great flexibility, and support for a wide array of digital audio networking protocols. It was a pleasure to test, and sounds great too. more

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Compression has three vital functions: dynamic range reduction, peak limiting and envelope adjustment. Each needs to be understood to really apply dynamics processing effectively. more

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Consider what our eyes and brain do naturally when we’re seeing. They work together to take in a broad look, then pick something of interest, then examine that something more closely. If you mimic this human trait with your shots, your viewers wil... more

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New mid-level console pulls features from some of Digico's higher-end and less-expensive models. Two areas where it shines are the touch screen displays and connectivity options; the screens are massive and there’s almost nothing the SD12 can’t co... more

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