A mixer is the brains and control center of a recording studio or PA system. This article will help you understand the different features you'll need in a audio mixer.
Whether you only need a single mic and a speaker or a full kit for your band, it pays to know how a PA system works. This article explains each piece of the system.
Our live sound speakers buying guide will get you on the road to finding the right PA speakers for your live sound needs.
An overview of condenser and dynamic microphones, including shotgun, ribbon, and lavalier mics.
A mixer takes the various signals from all the different singers and instrumentalists and combines them into a clear stereo mix.
Yamaha MG Series analog mixers have tough metal chassis, easy-to-understand signal routing, and come in 10 different models. Some include effects and a USB connection.
Pro audio terminology, explained in plain English.
Just getting started with pro audio? You'll need to learn a few things about the types of cables used with microphones, PA speakers, and other pro gear.
Learn the basics of power amplifier applications and connections, plus criteria for choosing the right amplifier for your PA sound system.