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    Paul White

    The Art Of Convenience

    Leader

    There are many benefits to modern recording technology, but for our Editor In Chief one of the greatest remains the sheer convenience of being able to open a project and pick up exactly where he last left off.

    People Dec 2015
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    Sounding Off: Derivative Movie Sound Design?

    Michael Greenhalgh

    Tired of derivative movie sound design? Console yourself...

    People Dec 2015
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    Thank you to all our readers over the last 30 years...

    You are in good company!

    We asked dozens of professional mixers, producers, designers and audio engineers to tell us what Sound On Sound magazine means to them.

    People Nov 2015
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    Paul White

    30 Years Of Sound On Sound

    Leader

    It’s hard to believe that Sound On Sound is now 30 years old! When the magazine started in 1985 MIDI was still a new technology, but software sequencers sync’ed to tape via SMPTE were soon to change the landscape of recording beyond recognition...

    People Nov 2015
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    Sounding Off: Chris Korff

    Nostalgia ain’t what it used to be

    SOS Reviews Editor Chris Korff tackles the 80s!

    People Nov 2015
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    The Mix Review

    Commercial Productions Analysed

    This month we feature Walk The Moon, Jason Derulo, Jack featuring Justin Bieber, Tinie Tempah, Muse and our Classic Mix: Glenn Gould, Bach’s ‘The Goldberg Variations’  

    People Nov 2015
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    Paul White

    Forward To The Past

    Leader

    In any area of technology, the only thing that you can depend on being consistent is the presence of change.

    People Oct 2015
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    Sounding Off: With Festivals, Bigger Isn’t Better

    Alex Millar

     Alex Millar is currently working as a stage manager at festivals throughout the UK.

    People Oct 2015
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    The Mix Review

    Commercial Productions Analysed

    This month, Years & Years, Labrinth, Galantis, Fetty Wap, Major Lazer & DJ Snake and Classic Mix, Alanis Morissette 'Ironic'.

    People Oct 2015
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    Paul White

    Disc Assessment

    Leader

    Ever since audio recording was invented the recordings themselves have been tied to a physical format that, despite its physical failings, has given us some kind of psychological reassurance in the longevity of those recordings.

    People Sep 2015
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    The Mix Review

    Commercial Productions Analysed

    This month's selection includes: Philip George, OMI, Wiz Khalifa, James Bay, Sia and the Classix Mix - Shania Twain ‘You’re Still The One’.

    People Sep 2015
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    Sounding Off: Robin Bigwood

    Better gear always equals better recordings. Doesn’t it?

    Location sound recordist Robin Bigwood offers an insight.

    People Sep 2015
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    Paul White

    Testing Testing

    Leader

    Paul White discusses the differences between what measures well on test equipment and what sounds good.

    People Aug 2015
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    The Mix Review

    Commercial Productions Analysed

    This month's selection include Ellie Goulding, Beck, The Book Thief soundtrack from John Williams, Jess Glynne and that all time classic mix, James Brown 'I Got You (I Feel Good)'.

    People Aug 2015
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    Sounding Off

    RTFM. Please, RTFM!

    Joseph Dobson gives us an insight into a day in his technical support shoes!

    People Aug 2015
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    Moses Schneider: Drums With Character

    Video Feature

    In this video interview we meet the so-called “Einstein of live recording” to talk production, drum processing and when (and when not) to quantise.

    People Aug 2015
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    Sounding Off: Tom Flint

    When Does Technology Make Things Too Easy?

    When a whole composition can be pieced together in a matter of minutes using tempo-sync’ed samples and a bunch of exciting effects and drum loops, it makes learning to play an instrument seem like a endless trudge...

    People Jul 2015
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    Paul White

    The Long Game

    Leader

    Guitar synthesizers have been around since the mid-1970s but have never really captured the imaginations of the majority of guitar players.

    People Jul 2015
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    Paul White - Editor In Chief

    Snare Conundrum

    Leader

    After last month’s Leader column outlining the difference between products we’re asked to buy and products we actually need, I realised I’d missed out the really big one.

    People Jun 2015
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    The Mix Review

    Commercial Productions Analysed

    This month tracks from Kendrick Lamar, Roseanne Cash, Rihanna, Kanye West & Paul McCartney, Chick Corea and our Classic Mix - Miles Davis, 'So What'.

    People Jun 2015
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    Sounding Off: Martin Koszolko

    Remote Music Collaboration

    The tyranny of distance is real, and many musicians want to overcome it.

    People Jun 2015

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