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the art and science of sound

Design considerations for an idealized domestic surround sound listening space
The author describes an ideal surround sound system.
Random Articles
What IS The Sound Of One Amp Clipping?
Our Intrepid Author Ventures (or Sinks?) Deeper Into The Swamps of Subjective Listening Tests
So What’s So Good About Digital, Anyway?
Dave's take on the old debate over analog vs. digital audio.
Fadeout:  Fear, Loathing and Copyright, Virtual Style
A rant, this time about copy protection. Everybody's a crook of some sort, it turns out.
The Intellectual Property Bargain
More Thoughts About Copyright
The Wacky World of Blind Testing
An introduction to reducing bias in our sound judgments.
Some Thoughts About Copyright
A discussion of copyright issues.
The Mackie Digital 8•Bus Mixing Console, Version 2.0
A review of Mackie's multitrack digital mixer, the Digital 8•Bus console.
A Bit About Digital
Digital audio. ONEs and ZEROs, right? Yadda-yadda-yadda... Dave takes on the yaddas in this comprehensive overview of recording and processing in the digital realm.
Panoramic Power Response: A Fresh Approach To Loudspeaker Dispersion and Control Room Design
Moulton's fresh take on monitoring in the recording studio.
The Key Ingredients for A Good Demo Recording
How to make recordings that demonstrate a musician's playing ability and expression well.
KCUR broadcasts piece on the Kauffman Center Garage
For a series called "Artists in their Own Words," KCUR's Laura Spencer met up with composer David Moulton and artist Lajos Héder during the installation.
Bang & Olufsen wins major car sound system award
The Bang & Olufsen in-car entertainment system fitted to the Audi A8 has been voted the world’s best sound system. II
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“From Exile to Exaltation” wins 2006 Independent Music Awards for Best Gospel Song
Two of Dave's surround mixes were nominated for the Independent Music Awards, one wins!
Sensible Sound on the BL5
"demonstrably the finest loudspeaker system designed and manufactured thus far."
Audi debuts B&O automotive sound system
The Advanced Sound System, incorporating Sausalito Audio Works' ALT lenses, was introduced at the Frankfurt Motor Show.