Music Creation

  • Avid S3L

    The S3 Control Surface: Seven Design Goals of a Revolutionary Console

    Get an insider’s look at the Avid S3 control surface design and learn how it will enable game changing dual-application…

  • Avid S3L in action

    Designing Avid S3L: Birth of a Concept

    Made by and for professionals, Avid S3L gives customers game-changing functionality never before achieved by a live sound console.

  • 2013 Rockstar Mayhem Festival: Wrap Up (Week 5)

    As the saying goes, “all good things must come to an end” and that is what this week’s blog is…

  • 2013 Rockstar Mayhem Festival

    2013 Rockstar Mayhem Festival: Virtual Soundcheck (Week 4)

    So far I’ve discussed my initial set up, snapshots, plugins and recording. This week I’ll cover how to use recorded…

  • Rockstar Mayhem Festival Recording with Pro Tools HD Native Thunderbolt with MacBook Pro

    2013 Rockstar Mayhem Festival: Recording (Week 3)

    So far I have explained how I use many of the powerful features of the VENUE series consoles. Now I…

  • 2013 Rockstar Mayhem Festival: Plug-ins and Snapshots (Week 2)

    Last week I discussed the initial set up of an Avid Mix Rack system complete with an HDx options card…

  • 2013 Rockstar Mayhem Festival: Setting Up FOH for Machine Head (Week 1)

    I am currently mixing the metal band Machine Head, and will be bringing you a five part blog series from…

  • Avid’s 2013 Guide to Summer Music Festivals

    With summer in full swing, some of the hottest music festivals, featuring Avid customers, are just around the corner.

  • Food. Wine. Live Music. And Perfect Sound. The inaugural BottleRock Napa Valley Festival had it all.

    Some of the world’s hottest bands, artists and performers came together to kick-off the inaugural BottleRock Napa Valley this past…

  • Musikmesse 2013: Abbey Road Studios Discusses Benefits of HDX and Impression of Pro Tools 11

    Abbey Road Studios’ upgrade to Pro Tools HDX systems has helped the studio acquire the processing power they need to…