Monthly Archives: September 2012

Chris Stone announced as the SPARS 2012 Legacy Award recipient

The SPARS Board of Directors is pleased to announce the recipient of the 2012 SPARS Legacy Award, industry pioneer, recording icon and founder of the legendary Record Plant Studios, Christopher Stone. The award will be formally given to Stone at … Continue reading

SPARS offers complementary AES exhibits passes to members and industry professionals

The 133rd AES Convention is fast approaching. This year’s convention is being held at the Moscone Center in San Francisco on October 26-29, 2012. SPARS will be exhibiting on the floor at booth 1123. As part of our participation, SPARS … Continue reading

Transformation of SPARS as told by Sound On Sound

Here is an article written by Dan Daley for the September 2012 issue of Sound On Sound magazine (US Edition Only) in his column, Off The Record, about how SPARS has evolved as the industry has changed.

SPARS Spotlights Women’s Audio Mission | Q&A with Terri Winston

We recently sat down with Terri Winston, Founder and Executive Director of the Women’s Audio Mission, to find out more about the organization. WAM is one of the participating groups along with AES, the Game Audio Network Guild (GANG) and Manhatt… Continue reading

SPARS Spotlights Women’s Audio Mission | Q&A with Terri Winston

SPARS recently sat down with Terri Winston, Founder and Executive Director of the Women’s Audio Mission, to find out more about the organization. WAM is one of the participating groups along with AES, the Game Audio Network Guild (GANG) and Manhattan Producers … Continue reading

SPARS Blog with J. Michael Dolan | All Together Now

Excerpted from J. Michael Dolan’s Blogs & Stories | for Artists and Entrepreneurs… ALL TOGETHER NOW (Read time 1:03) When I was the hot-shot, top dog, head honcho, know-it-all, smart-ass publisher at MCI, “proofreading” was everything. A few days before we launched … Continue reading

Pete Townshend to Receive 2012 Les Paul Award

Read more… Les Paul Award, Pete Townshend Hall of Fame Award, Rose Mann Cherney Sponsoring TEC Awards Read more…

SPARS member Prairie Sun announces Live Division

Prairie Sun Recording has announced the launch of the live sound division of Prairie Sun.  Prairie Sun Live is bringing 35 years of recording studio knowledge to live sound.  In addition to providing superior audio for live events, Prairie Sun Live offers top … Continue reading

SPARS Blog with J. Michael Dolan | Every Single Day

Excerpted from J. Michael Dolan’s Blogs & Stories | for Artists and Entrepreneurs… EVERY SINGLE DAY (Read time 0:51)  Mike Bloomfield said: “I practiced guitar in my bedroom for four hours a day, every single day, from the time I was seven to … Continue reading