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How To Have The Best Live Sound internship Ever- Jaigopal Sankaran

21/03/2017, Author: Audio Academy

My tryst with all things sound began as a child when my greatest excitement lay in heading to the HMV music shop that my grandfather ran. Picking up the latest music, browsing through stacks of LPs and audio cassettes— these [...]

Academy Success Stories

I Have Worked on Live Sound for Sean Paul: Vinod Melpitiya

09/03/2017, Author: Audio Academy

Aren’t there times when you look back on life and see how taking that one decision forever changed the direction of your life? Vinod Melpitiya, currently one of the most popular live sound engineers in Sri Lanka had a desire [...]

Audio Legends

Music production workshop

14/02/2017, Author: Audio Academy

Joe Panikar, an electronic music producer, of the music and visual collaborative Aerate sound; presented a music production workshop at the Audio Academy premises. The workshop was conducted as a joint effort by the indie label Bangalore Recording Co. and [...]


4DSOUND – Pushing The Boundaries of Experiencing Sound

05/01/2017, Author: Audio Academy

What is 4D Sound? 4DSOUND is a collective involved in exploring spatial sound as a medium. Founded in 2007 by composer Paul Oomen and technologists Poul Holleman, Luc van Weelden and Salvador Breed, the collective’s goal was to further the [...]

Audio Legends

On Tour: What It Means To Be a Live Sound Engineer

14/12/2016, Author: Audio Academy

If you have always been the guy who never misses a concert and yet has eyes mostly on the man behind the controls, then this article is for you. Often shrouded in anonymity, the live sound engineer is the one [...]


Ears & Years: What It Takes To Make a Great Sound Engineer

08/10/2016, Author: Audio Academy

One of the signs of a great sound engineer is the ability to intuitively ‘feel’ their way through a mix. You don’t have to be born with this talent. It is one that can be acquired with deliberate practice, focus [...]


A Practical Guide to Kickstarting YourAudio Engineering Career

25/09/2016, Author: Audio Academy

Have you always been more fascinated with the guy live mixing at a concert rather than the band who is performing? Or maybe your dream was to create a career involving your passion for sound and ear for music? Stop [...]

Audio Legends

Pro Tools Workshop at Audio Academy

18/08/2016, Author: Audio Academy

This week at the academy, Avid product specialist Deepanshu Misra, conducted a workshop on Avid’s Protools 12.5 paired with the Avid S3 Console and and The Protools Control iPad Dock. Deepanshu explained the concepts of digital audio, Aanalogue to digital and Digital to [...]

Audio Trends & Gear

How To Ensure A Brilliant Studio Recording

02/08/2016, Author: Audio Academy

Recording a musical performance is an art in itself— from the preparation involved to getting it to sound good and equipment. Considerably different from a live performance, sound engineers and music producers need a whole different skillset to ensure that they draw [...]

Audio Trends & Gear

Sound Reinforcement Systems

19/07/2016, Author: Audio Academy

A sound reinforcement system is designed and engineered to make capture and amplify sound and deliver it to an audience. The clear role it has is to distribute sound evenly to the areas where the listeners are, while ensuring that sound is [...]