“In electronics, a vacuum tube, an electron tube, or just a tube (North America), or valve (Britain and some other regions), is a device that controls electric current between electrodes in an evacuated container.” Wikipedia. Electrons are emitted and are then absorbed causing the device to heat up. In musical terms tubes sound “warm” and … More Tubes Sound Good – Why?
Ever since mankind became interested in sound we have faced the same basic challenges. Our tools, training and workflows have become increasing complex and yet the fundamental practices of quality audio reprodution seem to be continually undervalued compared to equipment and fashions. One of most searched out subjects on the net and one of the … More K.I.S.S approach to audio…..
The way we work is heavily influenced by the equipment we choose. Having a choice of well designed and high functionining audio equipment makes for an uncomplicated workflow that is envigorating and energising. Freeing ourselves from operational complexity gives more energy to focus on what is really important in the process. Having too much choice … More Workflow-Hearing with your eyes?
In the early days of audio when the audio technology was being invented the fundamental techniques of working with audio were critical in producing the best possible results with the available technology. Has this changed since technology has now become so powerful? We started working in an ACOUSTIC world MECHANICAL technology was used to make … More Technique over technology.
Welcome…….. Todays highly complex and demanding world of audio and video production have given us extraordinary power to capture, manipulate and distribute media like never before….. Are we getting the results we desire? Or can we achieve better results with simpler approaches and have more fun doing it? Follow the Snowman to find out how…..