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Dave Pensado: “Nobody does [Live Monitoring] better than Ultimate Ears”

Dave Pensado: “Nobody does [Live Monitoring] better than Ultimate Ears”

What an amazing way to kick off 2015 here at UE University, and just in time for NAMM. There is so much to say about the amazing partnership of Dave Pensado and Herb Trawick. From the genius of the Pensado’s [...]

What’s the minimum age to get impressions?

What’s the minimum age to get impressions?

My kid is in a band that is starting to get some attention, which means they are playing a lot of shows. She’s still in her early teens, but I was thinking about getting her a set of IEMs. but [...]

Ultimate Ears Stories

What kind of sound level do I want as a Drummer?

I am a drummer who’s thinking about getting IEMs.  if I am running IEM’s with a headphone amp and am getting my mix from the board, can I take the XLR line right from the wedge? Or do I ask [...]

Thomas Müeller of Acoustix | Ultimate Ears Stories from the Field

Thomas Müeller of Acoustix | Ultimate Ears Stories from the Field

We sat down with Thomas Müeller of Acoustix & Don’t Lose the Music in New Zealand and had a very indepth chat about SPL (sound pressure level) reduction in regards to  UE PROs and how that pertained to drummers specifically. [...]

Ultimate Ears Horn Player

In-Ear Monitors are for everyone. Including Horn Players

Yes! Absolutely yes. In Ears are for everyone. Including horn players. Custom in-ear monitors are for any musician who wants to protect their hearing and have more control over their mix. And that includes trumpet players, sax players, and even [...]

Pasi Hara [FOH System Of a Down], Life is easier with IEMs | Ultimate Ears Stories

We recently caught up with Pasi Hara and had the chance to talk about what he’s using out on the System of a Down tour, about how he broke into the business and about how to be a better monitor [...]

Kevin Madigan: “Having less high-level sound on stage, makes things much easier”

Kevin Madigan: “Having less high-level sound on stage, makes things much easier”

Kevin Madigan has many years of experience as a live sound engineer and as a consultant specializing in architectural acoustics and noise and vibration measurement. He has worked with a diverse range of artists including The Smashing Pumpkins, Crosby, Stills [...]

Pasi Hara: “In-Ears definitely made my life easier over the years.”

Pasi Hara: “In-Ears definitely made my life easier over the years.”

Pasi Hara has mixed monitors for System of A Down during their latest tours and he was nominated for the 2010 Top Dog Monitor Engineer of the Year award at the Tour Link Conference. (Tater won again though:) He is [...]