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Design considerations for an idealized domestic surround sound listening space
The author describes an ideal surround sound system.
Random Articles
“It’s A Wine-Tasting, Not A Shoot-Out,” Tom Said.
Checking Out Eighteen In-Yer-Face® Monitors In A Single Day!
The Brave New World: Bad Audio Fixed?
Dave discusses trends in television audio and techniques for improving it.
Straight Arrow Recording: A Profile
A Vermont studio. Mike Billingsley (inventor of the SASS mic) built this one.
What’s This Mastering Business, Anyway?
The final step of preparing a recording for release in its final format (such as a CD).
Looking At MIDI Through the Wrong End of The Telescope
A Quick Review of Voltage Control Languages, and the Origins of MIDI
TV Audio IS Getting Better, And We’re Learning To Use Metadata Too!
How television engineers (attempt to) broadcast audio signals intact from the control room to the end-user's set-top box.
Nick Batzdorf Interviews David Moulton
Regarding Acoustics of Control Rooms and Loudspeakers.
Acoustical Measurements For The Rest of Us
How to measure the room acoustics in your home studio.
Hearing: The Louds and the Softs of It
Where Dave tries to explain loudness to an alien.
Baby, It’s A Brave Brave New New World Out There
Editorial piece on the emergence of cheap digital consoles and surround sound.
KCUR broadcasts piece on the Kauffman Center Garage
For a series called "Artists in their Own Words," KCUR's Laura Spencer met up with composer David Moulton and artist Lajos Héder during the installation.
Bang & Olufsen wins major car sound system award
The Bang & Olufsen in-car entertainment system fitted to the Audi A8 has been voted the world’s best sound system. II
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“From Exile to Exaltation” wins 2006 Independent Music Awards for Best Gospel Song
Two of Dave's surround mixes were nominated for the Independent Music Awards, one wins!
Sensible Sound on the BL5
"demonstrably the finest loudspeaker system designed and manufactured thus far."
Audi debuts B&O automotive sound system
The Advanced Sound System, incorporating Sausalito Audio Works' ALT lenses, was introduced at the Frankfurt Motor Show.