April 12, 2017 - Theatrical Sound Design: Live, Recorded Playback and Generative Methods
March 20, 2017 - Impedance... Because Resistance is Futile!
February 8, 2017 - The Science of Turntablism
January 25, 2017 - I Have to Mix It in HERE??? | Affordable Acoustical Measurements
December 14, 2016 - What's All This Dante Stuff About Anyway? orAudio Networking Using Dante
November 29, 2016 - Drums, Life, and Everything in Between: Understanding the Drum Kit on a fundamental Level
October 12, 2016 - The Evolution of a Home Loudspeaker Design
September 14, 2016 - Modern Medical Ultrasound Technology
June 29, 2016 - Development of a Low Cost Programmable Microphone Preamp Gain Control IC for Pro Audio Applications
May 11, 2016 - Spatial Audio and its Applications
April 18, 2016 - Radio Frequency Coordination for Live Events
March 30, 2016 - The Decibel, Revisited
February 24, 2016 - Reference? What Are You Referring To?
January 9, 2016 - Sampling Rate Conversion - A Saturday afternoon discussion
November 11, 2015 - The State of Audio Education in the Pacific Northwest
October 8, 2015 - An Evening of Reverberation
September 17, 2015 - Rane's HAL Drag-n-Drop DSP Audio Architecture
June 18, 2015 - Algorithmic Digital Reverberators How the technology of artificial reverberation shapes musical aesthetics
May 26, 2015 - History, Technical Aspects, & the Care & Feeding of Ribbon Microphones
March 25, 2015 - Audio Band Measurements
February 12, 2015 - More Topics in Loudness - ?Microdynamics?
January 8, 2015 - The Forza Motorsport 5 Original Soundtrack - An Insider's View
November 6, 2014 - Determining the Subjective Effects of Compression: Techniques, Topologies, and Factors
September 18, 2014 - The Perception and Measurement of Headphone Sound Quality: Do Listeners Agree on What Makes a Headphone Sound Good?
June 18, 2014 - Cardioid Subwoofers: Once A Miracle, Now Easily Done
May 29, 2014 - Noise Regulations: Is it Noise or Is It Music?
April 24, 2014 - The Ribbon Microphone Resurgence and London Bridge Studios Tour
March 27, 2014 - Analog Tape Machines - Basics of Alignment and Calibration
January 29, 2014 - Dynamic Range - How LOW can you go? (Or... What does soft mean, and what does loud mean?)
November 6, 2013 - Weaponized Audio for Enormous Venues OR Can We Outshout the Crowd?
October 24, 2013 - State of the Art in Modular Synthesis
September 24, 2013 - The Circuit Is The Sound - An Engineer's Perspective on Analog Modular Synthesis
June 1, 2013 - Everything You Need To Know About Using Ethernet Cable For Portable Audio-An All-Day, In-Depth Workshop
May 16, 2013 - Transparent One and Audio Entrepreneurship
April 17, 2013 - Audio, Radio, Acoustics and Signal Processing - the Way Forward
March 14, 2013 - The State of the Mostly Modular Art of Synthesis
February 21, 2013 - Power Tools for Pro Tools 10
January 8, 2013 - Vroom - The Interesting World of Racing Game Sound Design
November 20, 2012 - A Soldering Workshop aka Soldering 101
November 8, 2012 - Termination Rights: How Artists May be Able to Undo Old Deals and Reclaim Copyrights
October 11, 2012 - Careers in Audio - a Panel Discussion
September 22, 2012 - Understanding and Interpreting Audio Measurement Tools in a Real Room with a Real System or, What Is That Squiggly Line Trying to Tell Me and What Can I Do About It?
June 19, 2012 - A Closer Look at CBS Records' Legendary 30th Street NYC Studio with Former CBS Staff Engineer Frank Laico
May 17, 2012 - Whitespaces and RF Spectrum News
April 17, 2012 - Audio Technology-from a legal perspective
March 29, 2012 - Desktop Mastering
February 28, 2012 - Game Audio Programming for Android - FMOD vs. Java
January 28, 2012 - The Fourier Transform and ways to use it to measure, characterize, and correct for various audio system issues
December 13, 2011 - New Requirements in the NEC and How They Affect Live Sound Systems
November 9, 2011 - Lies, Damned Lies, and Specifications
October 11, 2011 - Wifi/Whitespace/Wireless Mikes - Can they coexist?
October 4, 2011 - Bill Putnam — His Work and His Legacy
September 22, 2011 - Digital Audio Transport in an Ethernet World
August 20, 2011 - Field Trip to NWAA Labs acoustic test facility
June 27, 2011 - Inside a Cellular Telephone
May 19, 2011 - Audacity, A Digital Audio Workstation
April 26, 2011 - AES Honorary Member Award to Frank Laico and Operating a Public Address System: How to Increase Your Chances of Success with Available Material, Physical and Mental Resources
March 11, 2011 - Cables: Fact, Fiction and Fraud - The Horrible Truth About Wire & Cable
January 26, 2011 - Rewriting a Digital Audio Workstation
December 1, 2010 - Sound Capture Applications in Entertainment and Gaming
November 21, 2010 - An Afternoon with.... Wes Dooley, AEA
November 8, 2010 - The Acoustic Centre
October 14, 2010 - A Personal History of Perceptual Audio Coding
September 9, 2010 - The History and Future of Surround Sound
June 17, 2010 - An Overview of Film Scoring in Los Angeles
May 8, 2010 - Why You Hear What You Hear
May 1, 2010 - Let's Listen to a Large Line Array
March 31, 2010 - The Evolution of Analog Guitar Effects
February 17, 2010 - New Wave Modular Synthesizers: Meet the Seattle Area Modular Manufacturers
January 20, 2010 - Upgrading the Audio Industry (Toole); Subjective Evaluation of Loudspeaker Quality (Olive); Microsoft Studios Tour
November 17, 2009 - How Do They Make THAT Chip?
October 27, 2009 - A Memoir of Classic Recordings with Frank Laico
September 30, 2009 - Personal Listening Environments - Headphones/Headsets/Earphones
August 8, 2009 - A Cardioid Subwoofer Array - Theory vs. Practice
June 23, 2009 - Aspects of Hearing: Ears, Conservation, and Hearing Aids
May 26, 2009 - Evolution of the Universal Audio Architecture in Windows 7
April 28, 2009 - Anatomy of a Session with Frank Laico
March 25, 2009 - Home Theatre vs. Cinema Audio Production, the Technical Aspects
February 25, 2009 - Current Legal Events and The Future of Our Music Industry
January 27, 2009 - High Quality Termination and Project Management Fundamentals for Studio Design
December 16, 2008 - Anatomy of a Session with Frank Laico
November 18, 2008 - Mastering for the Real World: WaMu Family Fourth Audio
October 20, 2008 - How Does Your Portable Music Player Work?
September 24, 2008 - Inside a Remote Truck
June 9, 2008 - An Evening with Frank Laico
May 21, 2008 - Architectural Acoustics 101 For Audio Nerds
April 22, 2008 - Adventures in Live Surround Performance
March 11, 2008 - Copyright Law and Music/Recording Issues
February 27, 2008 - "Using Arrays of Loudspeakers for Focusing or Diffusing Sound"
January 23, 2008 - Acoustic and Psychoacoustic Issues in Room Correction
November 27, 2007 - An Evening with Roy DuNann
October 16, 2007 - Whitespace, Wireless Microphones, Digital TV - The Race for Space
September 18, 2007 - Audio Technology from a Legal Perspective - Running Afoul of Patent and Copyright Laws"
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