Creative Audio Works LLC Launches Online Mastering service.

Posted on May 21, 2013 in Audio Archiving, Audio Restoration, Equipment, Music, Online Mastering, Studio History
Creative Audio Works LLC 15 Bay Colony Drive Plymouth, MA 02360 mastering@creativeaudioworks.com, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Creative Audio Works LLC Launches Online Mastering service.   Plymouth, MA – Creative Audio Works LLC has launched its new Online Mastering service.  The website more »

Transfers on the table today.

Posted on March 13, 2013 in Audio Archiving, Audio Restoration, Equipment, Location Audio Recording
This little truck is getting a lot of milage today.

There was a time when the only portable music for your car was an AM radio.

Posted on March 8, 2013 in Equipment, History
Just because you’re driving in your car, it doesn’t mean that you can’t take your hi-fi music with you. Here’s a Chrysler innovation: a phonograph for your car. In 1956 Chrysler teamed with CBS to create the “Highway Hi-Fi” – more »

The Marconi-Stille magnetic recorder-reproducer.

Posted on October 18, 2012 in Audio Archiving, Audio Restoration, Equipment, History, Studio History
  On Christmas Day 1932 the British Broadcasting Corporation first used a tape recorder for their broadcasts. The device used was a Marconi-Stille recorder, a huge tape machine which used steel razor tape 3 mm wide and 0.08 mm thick. In order more »

Mullard – The Blackburn Vacuum Tubes Factory

Posted on August 7, 2012 in Audio Archiving, Audio Perception, Audio Restoration, Equipment, History
This great documentary about the manufacturing of thermionic valves was made by Mullard at the Blackburn factory in Great Britain. The plant was closed in the early 80’s due to the decrease of demand for this kind of devices. The more »

1932 New Phonograph Record Plays Half Hour Music Program

Posted on August 6, 2012 in Audio Archiving, Audio Restoration, Equipment, History, Music
The phonograph, long overshadowed by the radio, now promises to come back into popularity, thanks to the development of an improved type of phonograph record recently introduced. Capable of running for a full half hour, the new long-playing record reproduces more »

The coming record revolution: digital discs. Popular Science (Nov, 1981)

Posted on July 28, 2012 in Audio Archiving, Audio Perception, Audio Restoration, Equipment, History, Music
    The coming record revolution: digital discs A laser “reads” the compact, no-wear disc to deliver superior hi-fi By LEONARD FELDMAN Tokyo, Japan A Sony technician slipped a small disc into the slot of a player no larger than more »

Electronics at Work

Posted on July 26, 2012 in Audio Archiving, Audio Restoration, Equipment, History
This is an odd educational film, possibly intended for the school audio-visual market. Like any film meant to be shown in Electronic Shop I, it isn’t very flashy but it has a lot of infomation to offer. It starts off more »

May 17 1965, Moog introduces the first analog synthesizer.

Posted on May 17, 2012 in Album Art, Equipment, History, Music, Studio History
The Moog synthesizer, though Robert Moog preferred the former) may refer to any number of analog synthesizers designed by Dr. Robert Moog or manufactured by Moog Music, and is commonly used as a generic term for older-generation analog music synthesizers. more »

Pet Sounds:Released May 16, 1966

Posted on May 16, 2012 in Album Art, Equipment, History, Studio History
Pet Sounds is the eleventh studio album by the American rock band The Beach Boys, released May 16, 1966, on Capitol Records. It has since been recognized as one of the most influential records in the history of popular music more »
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