Monthly Archives: July 2011

The Recording Academy® Producers & Engineers® Wing presents Music Production Advocacy Event on Capital Hill

GRAMMYs on the Hill® Event Titled “On The Record” Brings GRAMMY®-Winning Producers and Members of Congress Together to Discuss Music Industry Issues SANTA MONICA, Calif. (July 29, 2011) — On Tuesday, July 26, in a first-of-its-kind event, The Recording Academy® … Continue reading

SPARS member Airshow Mastering wraps up Grateful Dead’s epic 73 disc box set

Six months ago David Glasser embarked on a project of outstanding proportions, the long-awaited release of the Grateful Dead’s entire 1972 European Tour. Spanning 22 shows, “Europe ’72: the Complete Recordings” is a 73 disc box set. Release date September … Continue reading

SPARS Spotlights members West LA Music and Westlake Professional Sales

Long time SPARS member and supporter, West L.A. Music, was ‘there’ when rock history was being made, supplying equipment to top musicians around the world. From onstage at the California Jam in the 70s, to the digital multimedia 90s, West … Continue reading

SPARS member SugarHill records local young vocalists for project celebrating Houston’s 175th birthday celebration

Soon you can sing along to Houston’s history The sweet and uncorrected voices of local youngsters have joined that of recording artist Leah White on a new album devoted to Houston’s heritage. It’s being created in time for the city’s … Continue reading

Lou Marino of the PooPin Seagulls records at SPARS member the Village Studios

Exciting musical summer projects are washing ashore from local bassist Lou Marino.  Lou Marino and his lovely wife, Beverly Marino have put together a CD of original songs. The Marino’s and their band have had the privilege to record at Village … Continue reading

Ears Chicago July meeting to host mastering legend, Bob Ludwig

WEDNESDAY JULY 27th 7p.m. @ JOHNNY K’S GROOVEMASTER STUDIOS 1719 S. CLINTON ST. CHICAGO 60616 (312) 929-2811 | Google Maps Link   MEETING QUICK NOTES – Please note this meeting is on a WEDNESDAY, not the usual Tuesday. – Groovemaster … Continue reading

Sennheiser schedules New York listening demonstration of Neumann KH 120, 0300 and 0410 Studio Monitors

Come together and listen with Sennheiser Join Sennheiser for a special listening night at Manhattan Center Studios, New York, featuring the new KH 120, 0300 and 0410 studio monitors from Neumann. The demonstration will be presented by Christopher Spahr and David … Continue reading

SPARS Past President Leslie Ann Jones to hold Recording Clinic

Past SPARS President and Grammy award-winning sound engineer Leslie Ann Jones will hold a recording clinic in Madison, WI, sponsored by SPARS member Sennheiser and Full Compass Systems. The audio recording clinic will be held on July 21st at the … Continue reading

SPARS Spotlights member Prairie Sun Recording Studios

Prairie Sun Recording is a 3 studio complex for tracking, mixing and mastering located in scenic Sonoma County, CA, with live-in guest facilities in a rural setting. Tucked away in a quiet country location, yet convenient to the greater SF … Continue reading

2012 NAMM Show’s H.O.T. Zone to Add Valuable Mini-Conference presentations examining music and media technologies/operations

The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) today announced that its Hands-On Training (HOT) Zone, which serves as an education center for pro audio, entertainment technologies and music business operations, will feature new mini-conference-style presentations that will run during all … Continue reading