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PRODUCT NEWS

MIDAS ADDS TO M32 FAMILY

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ALLEN & HEATH EXPANDS QU RANGE

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SOUNDCRAFT ANNOUNCES UI SERIES

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NEW STUDIOLIVE AI SYSTEMS FROM PRESONUS

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RĂ˜DE INTRODUCES FIRST WIRELESS SYSTEM

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SHOW NEWS

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TRAINING AND TECHNOLOGY AT BVE IN LONDON

PEOPLE

OPINION Ryan McCambridge discusses mixing in the box

Rob Bridgett delves into the changing landscape of game audio

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FINAL CUT Adam Savage speaks to BAFTA-nominated sound team behind recent blockbuster The Imitation Game IN-EAR MONITORING Jim Evans looks at how the IEM market has developed over the years and discovers why choosing the right system is crucial

TECHNOLOGY

HOW TO Harman engineer Brandon Graham offers his advice on the best ways to prevent audio feedback

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EXPERT WITNESS Ian Shepherd explains why broadcast loudness meters also matter in mixing and mastering

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FOCUS Loudness Audio Metering: Our round-up some of the most effective tools currently available

Andy Coules on how to deal with a badly-placed desk when mixing monitors

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FEATURES

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INTERVIEW Award-winning sound designer John Kassab on the art of the radio play

ALSO INSIDE

GEO FOCUS: ITALY Economic concerns and government regulation are combining to create tricky conditions for the pro-audio market in the Mediterranean country BROADCAST FOCUS Will Strauss reports on a unique approach to mixing the Grammys

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REVIEWS

STEINBERG CUBASE PRO 8 QSC TOUCHMIX-16 DPA IN-EAR HEADSET MIC NEVE 1073LB APOGEE ENSEMBLE THUNDERBOLT

AMI February 2015 Digital  
AMI February 2015 Digital