Archive for the 'Essential' Category



10
Sep
07

World Forum for Acoustic Ecology

The World Forum for Acoustic Ecology (WFAE), founded in 1993, is an international association of affiliated organizations and individuals, who share a common concern with the state of the world’s soundscapes. Our members represent a multi-disciplinary spectrum of individuals engaged in the study of the social, cultural and ecological aspects of the sonic environment.

10
Sep
07

Typing injury FAQ

Seems tedious but many artists, musicians, and engineers are plagued by repetitive strain injuries.

10
Sep
07

Audio FAQ from Bob Katz

This FAQ from Digido.com covers a wide range of topics but emphasizes high-quality sound processing and reproduction.

10
Sep
07

We hear with more than our ears

Fascinating research on how our skull can help us hear frequencies above what our ears can pick up – http://www.tinnitus.vcu.edu/Pages/Human%20Skull%20Response.PDF – this is why the CD sampling rate of 44.1 KHz is NOT enough.

10
Sep
07

Tape Op Magazine

Tape Op, despite their indie rock slant, is a great resource for anyone interested in audio production. And it’s free, and they have a great web forum too.

10
Sep
07

Audio FAQs

FAQs covering many facets of audio: http://www.faqs.org/faqs/AudioFAQ/

10
Sep
07

Eddie Ciletti – gear maintenance

Eddie Ciletti’s Tangible Technology site is a useful resource for information about equipment maintenance and repair.