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Everything You Need To Know About DJ Controllers

Everything You Need To Know About DJ Controllers

Modern DJing encompasses far more than simply playing records for an audience, or even the raw power of cutting and scratching that helped define the first decade-plus of the hip-hop genre. These days, it's nothing short of an art form. DJing is a more complex art form than ever before - and DJ controllers are among its most essential tools.

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Shure Debuts a Fresh, New Look & Even Better Sound For Award-Winning SRH840 And SRH440 Headphones

Shure Debuts a Fresh, New Look & Even Better Sound For Award-Winning SRH840 And SRH440 Headphones
Many of today’s content creators, professional musicians, and recording artists will underscore the importance of using gear that looks as good as it sounds. With this in mind, Shure has unveiled new enhancements and improvements to its portfolio of SRH Headphones. Featuring significant product design upgrades and nuanced improvements to sound quality, the second-generation SRH440A and SRH840A Headphones provide superior audio, long-wearing comfort, and signature Shure durability.
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What's the difference between sound-isolating and noise-cancelling headphones?

What's the difference between sound-isolating and noise-cancelling headphones?

Nothing quite compares to immersing yourself in a great album. Quality headphones, primarily ones that minimise external distractions, become vital pieces of equipment in providing you with that immersion.   

So vital, that music reviews often use the term "headphone album" when describing a musical work best experienced in close-up stereo. (A few examples: The Beatles' Abbey Road, Pink Floyd's The Wall, The Cure's Disintegration, Mezzanine by Massive Attack, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy by Kanye West and Bad Witch by Nine Inch Nails.) Studio engineers and DJs, meanwhile, need quality headphones to ensure recording and live performances go off without a hitch. 

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Video Conferencing Equipment For Any Budget

Video Conferencing Equipment For Any Budget

Video conferencing has in some ways increased efficiency and allowed companies to downsize the amount of physical office space they need to operate. These new incentives leave businesses of all shapes and sizes with decisions to make regarding how to best use the resources at their disposal to create an effective AV system that meets their needs and budget.

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A look Back: “The Electronic Director” The AMS880

A look Back: “The Electronic Director” The AMS880

Shure has been on the cutting edge of innovation for decades. The now long obsolete Automatic Microphone System (AMS) was the first of its kind. Utilising dual microphone elements linked to an automatic microphone mixer the AMS delivered a reliable automatic mixing solution for conferencing applications. We want to turn back the clock and share the legacy of this legendary system, and this legendary brand.

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End-to-End Audio Quality for Seamless Virtual Meetings

End-to-End Audio Quality for Seamless Virtual Meetings

Rob Smith, Senior Director, Integrated Systems Sales at Shure, explains: “Without good audio, people joining office meetings on their laptops from home are at a disadvantage. This can exclude them from day-to-day workplace discussions. It isn’t a new problem but has been brought into sharp relief throughout 2020.”

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How to Choose the Best Mic for the Pastor

How to Choose the Best Mic for the Pastor
After spending hours (or even days) preparing their sermon, clergy, including the Pastor, Rabbi, Imam, etc., want to ensure their message is clearly understood and delivers its full impact. In this guide, you will learn key factors to consider when purchasing a mic for the clergy.
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Shure Champions Women And Non-Binary Podcasters In The First International Women's Podcast Awards

Shure Champions Women And Non-Binary Podcasters In The First International Women's Podcast Awards

The first edition of the International Women’s Podcast awards was celebrated and live-streamed globally at the AllBright in London on September 23. The awards recognize the work of women and non-binary podcasters worldwide. Shure, as headline partners, sponsored the category “Changing the World One Moment at a Time,” awarding winner Laura Joyce Davis with a special gold-plated SM7B microphone for her work on Shelter in Place podcast.

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