My recollections of Ilpo Martikainen go back to 1983, which turned out to be an interesting year. Finding myself once more in Eindhoven, this time for an AES Convention, I mused that the newly announced Compact Disc had shifted the audio quality bottleneck firmly onto the loudspeaker and that something would
With the KH 80 DSP speaker, it was Neumann’s first studio monitor with digital signal processing. In designing and building it, Neumann’s engineers faced an issue of how to calculate the unknown. In this case, it was finding a way to accurately measure the acoustics of the listening room.
Dynaudio Pro has announced the LYD 48, featuring a three-way speaker design, coupling an eight and a four-inch woofer with a one-inch tweeter, making them well suited for nearfield and midfield monitoring applications.
With a compact footprint and excellent acoustic performance, the Genelec 8351 Acoustically Coaxial SAM System was shown at the 2017 NAMM show in response to the need for increasing audio perfection for near-field recording and mix environments.
It had to happen. Austin, Texas-based powered loudspeaker manufacturer Bassboss announced it is bridging the gap between live and studio speaker performance with its new SV8 Powered MicroMain monitors.