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AKG WMS40 Mini Wireless Range Gets Expanded

AKG’s WMS40 mini wireless mic and instrument systems have just got an exciting expansion with the introduction of the WMS40 mini US25 range, now available in Australia.   Extension The new US25 range offers four new fixed frequencies, Band A 537.500 MHz, Band B 537.900

Front of House: With Jon Burton [The Prodigy]

Front of House With Jon Burton [The Prodigy]

In this instalment of our Front of House series of interviews with some of the world’s finest sound engineers, Noisegate was able to catch up with Jon Burton who has been sound engineering since leaving school. As a monitor and front of house engineer, he has

Behind the Scenes of a Triple R Live to Air

Photo by: Naomi Lee Beveridge Though it may be a small and humble room; minimal décor, wooden floor boards and only 150 person capacity, the Triple R Performance Space has hosted as many prestigious musical guests as most well-known venues in Melbourne. Since first opening
Sound Advice: Quality PA On a Budget

Sound Advice: Quality PA On a Budget

Many people these days are in need of a good quality PA system but can’t fork out the big bucks. Hire is always an option, but many prefer the convenience of having something at home they can quickly throw in the car and take to
Front of House: With Bonnie Knight

Front of House: With Bonnie Knight

Whether you’ve been to see a stadium sized show of 50,000+ people in attendance or an intimate show of 50 punters, chances are there’s been a person who is usually one of the first to arrive at the venue and one of the last to
CLAIR GLOBAL Record World Events with Tascam

Clair Global Record World Events with Tascam

Clair Global or simply Clair, is undoubtedly the largest a professional sound reinforcement and live touring production support company in the world today. The company offers audio solutions; backline rental services; communication services; data services; and rehearsal facilities and is based in Lititz, Pennsylvania. This article first appeared in "Get
Demystifying The Matrix

Demystifying The Matrix

In mixing live audio, everyone starts small, and that’s probably with a few channels mixed to the stereo bus, a couple of pre-fader aux sends of foldback, and a post-fader FX aux send, most likely on a small analogue mixer. As you progress and mix
CHANGES music summit

CHANGES Music Summit

Over two days in July the CHANGES music summit will incorporate talks, live showcases and forum discussions that aim to ignite conversations around the future of the music industry. Featuring showcases from artists such as RVG, Cable Ties and Loose Tooth, and speakers from Pitchfork,
A Korg Manifesto: Six Diverse Artists Using Korg in 2018

Six Aussie Artists Who Love Korg Synths

[addtoany] 2018 marks an important year for Korg. It is the 50th anniversary of their first synthesiser; the Prototype 1. Over the past half-century Korg have established themselves within the industry of synthesis as innovative creators, becoming a household name synonymous with exciting sounds, professional
Monitor Mixing Basics

Monitor Mixing – Configuring the System

Any musician, singer or sound engineer knows the monitor mix can make or break a live show. After all, it’s very difficult to sing on pitch or play in time if you can’t clearly hear yourself or your fellow musicians. In this article we cover