Save the Soundboard Behind Pearl Jam's 'Ten'
Time running out to help Seattle studios restore Neve used by Soundgarden, Blind Melon
Via Nick Jewell — with Hassam Ul Hassan and 7 others.
Imogen Heap Demos Her MIDI Gloves
In this video interview, musician Imogen Heap demonstrates her MIDI gloves, which are being developed for production as a Kickstarter project. The interview was filmed at Heap's home studio outside...
- Never forget the power and history that comes with recorded audio.
Latest additions to National Recording Registry (Photos + audio)
U2, Linda Ronstadt, Everly Brothers and Isaac Hayes among artists whose work will be preserved by the Library of Congress
- Doug Hoyt giving a seminar on drum tuning for audio engineers.
Acoustic cloaking device hides objects from sound
Engineers have demonstrated the world's first three-dimensional acoustic cloak. The new device reroutes sound waves to create the impression that the cloak and anything beneath it are not there. The phenomenon works in all three dimensions, no matter which direction the sound is coming from or where...
Are you a take-charge individual with the desire, drive, and determination to be a music recording or post-production engineer, record producer, acoustic consultant, sound effects editor, studio manager, or other expert in the audio field? Do your career goals include turning creative dreams into exciting-sounding audio productions? Welcome to NESCom! The Audio Engineering program includes stimulating courses in recording, mixing, and editing, a solid academic foundation in the physics of sound and electricity, and an in-depth survey of popular music fundamentals. Most importantly, NESCom Audio is fun! With plenty of hands-on labs, you will spend hours learning techniques from expert instructors and mastering equipment in the phenomenally equipped NESCom studios.
As a NESCom audio student, you will learn a diverse set of skills that can be used in a variety of real world situations. Elective courses in business of music, live sound, video production, and web media give NESCom audio grads varied career options. The junior year choice between a music recording or post-production focus gives students the option to either culminate their studies with either a full-length record album project, or to record and mix all of the sound for a film or TV project. To support this diversity, the NESCom audio faculty pulls from their impressive professional experience, which includes Grammy-winning albums, international film and television productions, and world touring with legendary artists. A variety of industry representatives also visit NESCom regularly, including famous engineers, leading equipment manufactures, and touring musical artists.
There is no better way to jump-start your career in audio. You’ll love the challenge of NESCom!