Episode #134 – Downloads Are Down, New Acoustic Materials, And ProMusicDB Founder Christy Crowl

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NEWS

  • Downloads are the lowest they’ve been in 10 years.
  • We’ll be living in a quieter world soon as new acoustic materials come to market

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  • Conductor, musical director, singer, songwriter and ProMusicDB founder Christy Crowl

Episode #133 – The 7 Year Rule, Evaluating Monitors, And Mastering Engineer Gene Grimaldi

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  • Warner Music takes Avenged Sevenfold to court thanks to California’s arcane 7 Year Rule
  • Some thoughts on evaluating monitor speakers

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Episode #131 – Amazon’s New Streaming Service, Sound System In The Ceiling And Ultimate Ears’ Mike Dias

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NEWS

  • Amazon launched it’s Music Unlimited streaming service and it’s cheap – but there’s a catch.
  • Let’s think out of the box by putting the sound system in the ceiling instead of the sides of the stage.

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  • Ultimate Ears sales director Mike Dias tells us everything to know about in-ear monitors

Episode #130 – The Streaming Wars, Cheating With Plugins, And Crowdfunding Author Ariel Hyatt

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  • Are the streaming wars over? Spotify and Apple Music have 2/3rds of the business.
  • Is using the latest generation of plugins cheating when it comes to mixing?

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Episode #129 – Spotify Buying Soundcloud, GameSoundCon And AES, And Music Publisher Greig Watts

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  • Will Spotify buy Soundcloud? Why it might be a good idea.
  • Reports from GameSoundCon and AES 2016 in Los Angeles

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  • Music ¬†publisher Greig Watts from DWB Songs talks about writing and ¬†publishing in Asia and songwriting camps

Episode #128 – Radio Is Dying, Pro Tools Version 12.6, And Patreon’s Jack Conte

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  • Radio is dying right before our eyes, as it chooses to live in the past
  • Pro Tools version 12.6 brings some new features that we should have had years ago

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