Posts Tagged ‘ NAMM ’

NAMM Report: HHB Microphone Has A Built-In Digital Recorder

Jan 18th, 2009 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Podcasting, Podcasting Hardware, Video

Podcasting News has been covering new digital media product launches at the NAMM Show for several years. This year, though, we’ve invited veteran podcaster and new media strategist Ron Ploof to give us his impressions of the show. Here, Ron talks with Dave Dysart of HHB Communications. HHB has an interesting microphone, the DRM H85, that […]

NAMM: Blue Mikey iPod Microphone

Jan 18th, 2009 | By | Category: iPod Accessories, iPods & Portable Media Players, Mobile Podcasting, Podcasting Hardware

Perhaps it is fitting that when the economic climate is stormy, people take pleasure in small, modestly-priced amusing things. Or maybe we’re just on a “cute little gear” kick. Whatever the case, the Mikey iPod microphone from Blue was one of the newer pieces of podcasting hardware that caught our eye at the 2009 NAMM […]

NAMM: Cute Little ‘GO’ Mic From Samson

Jan 18th, 2009 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Podcasting, Podcasting Hardware

At the NAMM Show this weekend, we’ve been looking at a range of music, audio and video gear that might be useful to podcasters and other media creators. One of the things that caught my eye was a prototype of the upcoming Samson “Go” microphone. The Go Mic is a neat little USB condenser microphone […]

Alesis ProTrack Turns Your iPod Into A Professional Audio Recorder

Jan 15th, 2009 | By | Category: General

Audio equipment manufacturer Alesis has announced that its new ProTrack Mobile Recording Kit is now shipping. The handheld ProTrack recorder turns the user’s iPod into a stereo digital recorder, using the new Alesis AM2 Stereo Microphone Set. Users can record stereo audio using the ProTrack’s onboard dual condenser microphones, which are fixed in XY-stereo configuration […]

Samson Announces Enhanced Zoom H2 Recorder

Jan 8th, 2009 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Podcasting, Podcasting Hardware

Samson Technologies, the US distributor of the Zoom recorder, and audio software developer Immersive Media Research (IMR) today announced what they are calling “the missing link” for owners of Zoom’s H2 Handy Recorder. The Vortex Zoom Encoder has a streamlined program for sharing audio recordings, for both Mac OS X and Windows operating systems, and […]

Grape Radio Inks American Airlines Deal

Jan 28th, 2008 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Making Money with Podcasts

While we were out covering the NAMM music industry convention last week, we had a wonderful lunch meeting with Gigavox Media’s Michael Geoghegan (with me in photo, right). Michael told us lots of great stories about his work creating the Disney podcast before we headed over to play at Disneyland (shh! don’t tell our kids […]

NAMM iPod Gadget #1: The Karaoke iPod Dock

Jul 16th, 2006 | By | Category: Digital Music, iPod Accessories

At the 2006 NAMM Summer Session, a meeting of musical gear manufacturers and retailers being held in Austin, Texas July 14-16, CAVS introduced a unique iPod dock/karaoke station. The CAVS IPS-11G Karaoke Station, is a turbo-charged iPod dock that does all the usual docking chores… karaoke.

NAMM Preview: The Austin Connection Podcast

Jul 9th, 2006 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Podcast Quickies, Podcasting Events

People planning on travelling to Austin for NAMM Summer Session 2006, a music and recording industry convention being held July 14-16, should check out the Austin Connection podcast. In the podcast, host Jeffrye Glenn Tveraas talks to some of the best songwriters and musicians in the Austin area, and captures them performing their tunes and […]