An Exercise Regime for 2018

I recently moved into a new home we purchased, and this holiday season our house is festooned not with garlands and boughs, but with boxes, moving blankets and furniture in a random location. It will take until summer for me to make some sense of my new listening room, which happens to also be our […]

The Trials of a Mastering Engineer

Unless we were born with the proverbial silver spoon in our mouths, we have to pay our dues during that slow, 10,000 hour march toward mastery. George Geurin, owner and chief engineer at DES Mastering in Dallas, has seen it all during his quarter century career in digital audio mastering. In a recent ’net posting, […]

Thoughts on TEDxPresidio 2011

This article was first published as, strangely enough,  Thoughts on TEDxPresidio 2011 on Blogcritics… Last Saturday, I had the pleasure of attending TEDxPresidio. It was the first Presidio version of their ever expanding family of independent events. TED, the brand, is known for the high quality of their invited speakers and their ability to capture […]