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Jon Ormesher | Ultimate Ears Stories from the Feild

Jon Ormesher | Ultimate Ears Stories from the Feild

Jon Ormesher has been doing monitors for nearly 35 years. He’s worked with a staggering variety of music and  situations. From TV to Arenas Jon has seen it all. Most recently he’s been doing monitors for the amazing Florence and the Machine. We caught up with Jon while he was [...]

March 21, 2015 Kenn Richards Ultimate Ears | Stories from the Field Comments Off on Jon Ormesher | Ultimate Ears Stories from the Feild

Berlin | Hearing Berlin | Dealer Profile

Fisher amps have been partners of UE since the beginning. They’ve seen it all and might just be the most influential company in live sound reinforcement for Germany if not all of Europe. Acoustic expert Dirk Henken opened HEARING BERLIN, in partnership with Ultimate Ears and Fischer Amps.  Hearing Berlin [...]

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What’s the deal with Balanced Armatures?

UE Balanced Armatures 1

In my travels I’ve learned a lot about IEMs and sound devices of all kinds. But I have to admit I was always a little confused about the pros and cons of Balanced Armature vs Dynamic Speakers, and I know I’m not alone. In the world of IEMs there is [...]

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In Ear Monitoring | What is Sound Guard and What does it do? | Ultimate Ears Stories

In a previous installment of UE University we talked about the fantastic Sound Guard that UE debuted at NAMM this year. We spoke with Engineer Joe Saggio on some of the more technical sides of Sound Guard. Hey Joe, thanks for taking some time to chat with us. Can you [...]

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Dave Pensando + Herb Trawick | Pensando’s Place | Ultimate Ears Stories

Dave Pensando + Herb Trawick | Pensando’s Place | Ultimate Ears Stories

Kenn: Dave I wanted to talk to you about mixing with in-ears. Dave: A lot of people have the misconception that when they’re engineering or mixing that they have to have speakers that sound good. The way your speakers sound is pretty much irrelevant. What you want, is your speakers [...]

January 30, 2015 Kenn Richards Ultimate Ears | Stories from the Field Comments Off on Dave Pensando + Herb Trawick | Pensando’s Place | Ultimate Ears Stories

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 Place YouTube Channel, to the Pensado Awards you will be [...]

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Tim O’Heir | Ultimate Ears Stories from the Field

Tim O’Heir  | Ultimate Ears Stories from the Field

Tim O’Heir has worked with a wide variety of bands over the years. From New England indie rock legends like Buffalo Tom and Juliana Hatfield to mainstream success with All American Rejects to Broadway with Hedwig and the Angry Inch, it’s been an incredible ride. We got a chance to [...]

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UE Introduces Sound Guard at NAMM

UE Introduces Sound Guard at NAMM

One of the questions I frequently get asked as people are considering the move over to IEMs is this: “What happens if someone drops a mike, or there is feedback? I’m really worried about how that might be harmful.” It’s a really valid question. IEMs are designed not to pop [...]

January 20, 2015 Kenn Richards What makes Ultimate Ears the best investment you can make? Comments Off on UE Introduces Sound Guard at NAMM

Ultimate Ears Offers $99 Flat Rate Repair

Ultimate Ears Out Warrantee

Things break, especially on the road, And when they do not only will you lose the use of your IEMs for a while ( and that is no good) but how much will it cost to get you back up and running? It’s the stuff of nightmares. Fear not. One [...]

January 15, 2015 Kenn Richards What makes Ultimate Ears the best investment you can make? Comments Off on Ultimate Ears Offers $99 Flat Rate Repair

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 I wasn’t sure what the minimum age is recommended for [...]

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