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What to Expect on The CTS Exam

In March of 2017, I took and passed the Certified Technology Specialist exam. It took me about six months of on and off prep to get ready, and the test itself took me about an hour and a half to complete. 599 more words


Networking Basics for AV

I’m gonna skip the boring introduction on this one and get right into it…

This is a primer: IT put into simple language, specifically geared toward AV applications. 1,200 more words


The Idiot's Guide to Wireless Microphone Troubleshooting

I call this the Idiot’s Guide to Wireless Mic Troubleshooting because if experience has taught me anything, it’s that your wireless problems are usually your own damn fault. 972 more words


Mixed by AB Studio | North Carolina

From a recent observation I've noticed how discouraging the lack of a professional studio setting can be to an independent artist. So when AB revealed her desire to open a studio in the Fayetteville, NC area, I had to commend her for not only that but the fact she's a single mother like myself! 53 more words



Change is hard for some people, and we’ve made a big change. Moving from an 1800 square foot home in Denver, CO to a 200 square foot Airstream would be unfathomable for most. 272 more words

Frank Oceans engineer Jeff Ellis speaks...

This is a fantastic video for anyone wanting to get some insight into the mysteries of sound engineering.

Jeff Ellis is the mix engineer who worked on Frank Oceans debut album Channel ORANGE (2012) and its follow up Blondie (2016), he’s also worked with a number of other artists in his career including Kate Nash and Skylar Grey. 65 more words