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Mike Williams | Camera 2 | Ultimate Ears Stories from the Field

Mike Williams | Camera 2  | Ultimate Ears Stories from the Field

Mike Williams is a composer, drummer, multi-instrumentalist and DJ who has worked and played  with the likes of Samantha Ronson, The Teddybears and Nancy Boy to name just a few. He’s now a member of Camera 2 and recently made the transition to IEMs with UE Pro. We wanted to [...]

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Larry Crane | Tape Op Magazine | Ultimate Ears Stories from the Field

Larry Crane | Tape Op Magazine  | Ultimate Ears Stories from the Field

Larry Crane is the creator of Tape Op Magazine. For nearly 20 years Tape Op has been a must read for those looking to learn and explore ideas in creative recording.  Fittingly,  Tape Op got it’s start in the mid 1990’s as a photocopied, hand-stapled magazine with spray painted covers. [...]

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Matt McCoy and Loop Community | Ultimate Ears Stories from the Field

Matt McCoy and Loop Community  | Ultimate Ears Stories from the Field

This week on UE University we got a chance to chew the fat with Matt McCoy of Loop Community. Loop Community is the premiere resource for loops, multitracks and sounds for worship. It also is a phenomenal storehouse of tutorials and training for live performance for houses of worship. The [...]

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Thinking Group | Hong Kong

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Thinking Group Limited was established in 1998 with headquarters in Hong Kong and branches in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Taiwan, Singapore and Guangzhou. The first subject in our dealer profile series is Thinking Group. Thinking Group are well known for their excellent customer service ( Just check them out on Head-fi.org) [...]

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DJing wirelessly with Ultimate Ears | Ultimate Ears Stories

DJing wirelessly with Ultimate Ears | Ultimate Ears Stories

Recently I made a change to my DJ monitoring setup and discovered a whole new world of possibilities as well as a smoother workflow. First, I want to say that DJing with in-ear monitors (IEMs) has been a mind-altering experience. It took me ‘til the cows came home to make [...]

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Building the Perfect Portable Studio with Ultimate Ears | Ultimate Ears Stories from the Field

Building the Perfect Portable Studio with Ultimate Ears  | Ultimate Ears Stories from the Field

In the previous installment, I talked about how the UERM and the AK120 became my new tools of choice for on-the-move mixing and referencing. These two products are a creative workhorse beyond my wildest expectations. I stumbled into using this setup while writing, and I might never go back. While [...]

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Confidently take your studio on the road with Ultimate Ears. This is how I did it pt 1.

I needed to use my studio on the road. I needed power, portability and translation — the triumvirate of the modern producer / mixer. Power and portability are self-explanatory, translation means: am I confident that I am hearing an accurate representation of my project? And is what I am hearing [...]

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Why do I have to visit an Audiologist?

Ultimate Ears Stories | Wax Happens

That’s a very good question and I’m glad you brought it up. In-ear monitors are custom fit to your ears and your ears only. They are not off-the-shelf products so before we can build them for you, we need to know your precise measurements. We need to know the interior [...]

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Netherlands & Brussels | Audique | Dealer Profile

Audique Ultimate Ears Stories

Audique was founded by Marcel Peters in 1989 and started with personal moulded hearing protection for the music industry. That tradition continues to this day. In 1997 they started selling Ultimate Ears. Since 2001 they have been an official distributor for UE, so they were there from the very beginning. [...]

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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. First let me give you a little background. Thomas established [...]

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