Passing of Manfred Klemme

July 16, 2010 at 3:56 pm

Manfred N. Klemme, passed away on Friday, July 2, 2010 after a long battle with multiple Myeloma. He was born in Alberta, Canada on March 13, 1939, and moved to California in 1980. Klemme spent many years with Nagra Hollywood. While there, Manfred was at the center of many industry […]

Playback by Jim Malloy

October 31, 2008 at 4:53 pm

A review by Jane Baxter, Trew Audio Marketing Coordinator Jim Malloy enjoyed a long and decorated career as a Recording Engineer in Los Angeles and later Nashville and is revered for his skill in capturing big sound from any size group or artist. “Playback” combines Jim’s stories of recording stars […]

Nagra Wear

November 2, 2001 at 10:55 am

People in business have to be conscious of changing trends and adapt to them. Location sound mixers are certainly no exception, and in this case we have to be aware of the effects trends have on our equipment. While Music Videos can no longer be considered a new trend, it […]

A Brief History of Timecode (For synchronous sound recording)

October 26, 2001 at 10:16 am

In the beginning, for the timecode audio recordist anyway, there was the Nagra IV-S adapted for timecode. Eventually Nagra would have a timecode version of their own, affectionately (but unofficially) called the Nagra IV-STC. But theirs was not the first. The first viable commercial entry into this field was made […]