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    The Mix Review

    Commercial Productions Analysed

    This month: Louis Tomlinson & Steve Aoki, Stormzy, Sturgill Simpson, Sarah Jarosz and our Classic Mix is Toni Braxton ‘Un-break My Heart’ (1996).

    People Jul 2017
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    Paul White

    Career Opportunities

    Leader

    Our esteemed Editor In Chief offers some sage advice to budding audio students...

    People Jun 2017
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    Notes From The Deadline

    TV Music From The Inside

    We’d all love to work with the LSO at Abbey Road. But if we don’t have the budget, are we betraying British musicians by looking overseas?

    Music Business Jun 2017
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    Off The Record

    Off The Record

    Music & Recording Industry News

    Automation is a double-edged sword...

    Music Business Jun 2017
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    Sounding Off: Stable Software

    Simon Grey

    Could it be the idea of using software live is ‘sexy’ and sells units, but the back-end task of making it function solidly is not?

    People Jun 2017
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    The Mix Review

    Commercial Productions Analysed

    This month: Ariana Grande, Tim McGraw, Zara Larsson, Kelsea Ballerini and our Classic Mix is Gloria Gaynor ‘I Will Survive’ (1978).

    People Jun 2017
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    Paul White

    Rent Or Buy?

    Leader

    Opinion seems divided as to whether rented software is a good idea, but what about renting hardware?

    People May 2017
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    Notes From The Deadline

    TV Music From The Inside

    Pretentious hairy people have influenced the world of art in more ways than you might expect.

    Music Business May 2017
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    Off The Record

    Off The Record: Battle Of The Brands

    Music & Recording Industry News

    What’s in a name? A lot — if you play your cards right.

    Music Business May 2017
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    Sounding Off: A Media Composer's Lot

    Michael Begg

    Valuable lessons from a media composer...

    People May 2017
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    The Mix Review

    Commercial Productions Analysed

    This month: Starley • Flume • Gnash • La La Land (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) • Classic Mix: Domenico Modugno ‘Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu (Volare)’

    People May 2017
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    Paul White

    In With The New

    Leader

    As I suspected might be the case, this year’s NAMM show turned out to be mainly evolutionary rather than revolutionary...

    People Apr 2017
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    Notes From The Deadline

    TV Music From The Inside

    Being precious about your artistic sensibilities is all very well — as long as you don’t mind no-one ever hearing your music.

    Music Business Apr 2017
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    Off The Record

    Off The Record: Blurred Lines

    Music & Recording Industry News

    As expectations for live performances increase, the line between stage and studio engineering blurs.

    Music Business Apr 2017
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    Sounding Off David Ricard 04-2017

    Sounding Off: Sound Bright

    David Ricard

    Speak like an idiot or sound intelligent: take your pick. You can’t do both...

    People Apr 2017
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    The Mix Review

    Commercial Productions Analysed

    This month: Hamilton (Original Broadway Cast Recording) • Ed Sheeran • Sean Paul featuring Dua Lipa • Jax Jones featuring Raye • Clean Bandit featuring Sean Paul & Anne-Marie • Classic Mix: Mungo Jerry ‘In The Summertime’ (1970)

    People Apr 2017
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    Paul White

    Brave New World

    Leader

    Our Editor-in-Chief is worried that we are becoming ever more dependent on a computer industry that sees audio as a very small part of its business...

    People Mar 2017
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    Off The Record

    Off The Record: Large-format Consoles

    Music & Recording Industry News

    Large-format mixing consoles have been in decline for years — but could there be life in them yet?

    Music Business Mar 2017
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    Notes From The Deadline

    TV Music From The Inside

    The secret of success is to deal with failure in the right way. Which is easier when your failures don’t cost thousands of innocent lives.

    Music Business Mar 2017
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    Sounding Off: Focus On Listening

    Michael Westbrook

    It should go without saying that the most important task recording and mix engineers need to focus on is listening, but we are being distracted from that task.

    People Mar 2017
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    The Mix Review

    Commercial Productions Analysed

    We examine the production of some recent hits to help you brush up on your listening skills: Neiked featuring Dyo • Rae Sremmurd featuring Gucci Mane • Michael Ball & Alfie Boe • The Rolling Stones • Robbie Williams • Classic Mix: George Michael ‘Careless Whisper’ (1984 Single Version).

    People Mar 2017

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