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What’s the deal with Balanced Armatures?

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Wax Happens | Clean and Happy IEMs | Ultimate Ears Stories

Wax Happens | Clean and Happy IEMs | Ultimate Ears Stories

First a disclaimer, the information provided below is intended for clients of UE Pro who have had their ears inspected, had impressions made and now want to maintain healthy ear canal. This is NOT for everyone – especially if they [...]

Mike Sessler – ChurchTechArts  | Ultimate Ears Stories from the Field

Mike Sessler – ChurchTechArts | Ultimate Ears Stories from the Field

ChurchTechArts is a terrific blog that is dedicated to advancing the cause of the local church tech. Showcasing the length and breadth of live production in the church, they cover sound, lighting, video, presentation, leadership, training and staying healthy. They [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

My Ultimate Ears are Buzzing Help

Why am I hearing a buzz or a hum in my in-ear monitor? How can I troubleshoot that?

Somethings off. I’m hearing a buzzing in both sides of my in-ear monitors. Any clue as to why? Something is off. But based on what you’re saying, I don’t suspect that it’s the monitors themselves. You see, since the sound [...]