Zaxcom Summer Sale!

June 3, 2014 at 12:00 pm


Zaxcom is kicking off the summer season with a sale!  There are 3 packages to choose from.

20 Questions with the Sound Devices 633

November 27, 2013 at 8:48 am


Since the release of the Sound Devices 633, we’ve noticed a number of questions that customers are consistently asking. I’ve addressed the top 20 FAQs below. If you have any further questions, please contact a member of our sales staff or e-mail me directly.

Sound Devices 664 Firmware Update

November 11, 2013 at 1:07 pm

Sound Devices 664 Firmware Update

Sound Devices has released a firmware update (v2.00) for their flagship field production mixer, the 664. Version 2.00 opens up the mixer’s connections to accommodate 6 additional inputs by reappropriating the TA3 direct output jacks.

TASCAM DR-60D Mixer/Recorder Problems

August 21, 2013 at 6:39 pm

TASCAM DR-60D may eventually turn out to be a good product for double system DLSR production, but there are some concerns.

A Trew Audio customer brought his Tascam DR-60D to our Los Angeles store hoping we could figure out why his recordings had a serious noise issues. He also brought in the two Canon 5D Mark II cameras he was using with the DR-60D.

The Future is Modular

June 22, 2012 at 11:14 am

In the not so distant past there have been major updates to long standing products. If we follow the sound flow from the tip of the boom to the cans on the ears a lot has changed. As we progress with new innovations and ideas we can see more products becoming more modular.

Zaxcom’s Digital Sound Bag Presentation

February 24, 2012 at 12:30 pm

Zaxcom’s Glenn Sanders stopped by Coffey Sound for a look at Zaxcom’s new digital wireless features combined with the Nomad mixer/recorder, creating an all-digital sound bag. In this set of videos, Glenn explains this all-AES interconnected system that improves the quality and reliability of wireless microphones, recorded audio, and wireless […]

The MixPre-D by Sound Devices

May 13, 2011 at 4:44 pm

One box. Many uses. We’re going to see the MixPre-D with just about everyone who works in professional field production audio because with a single, compact, affordable, high quality box, the MixPre-D combines the utility that previously required three separate devices. It’s a two-channel mic pre and analog mixer. It’s […]

The long-awaited Nomad from Zaxcom

April 13, 2011 at 9:22 am

After months of speculation about this product, Glenn Sanders demonstrates the very sophisticated Zaxcom Nomad Production Sound System and how it is more than just a field mixer/recorder.

Communications options for the CL-9

February 26, 2010 at 7:33 pm

Since the Sound Devices CL-9 hit the blogosphere, views and how-to’s have filled the web.  Instead of rehashing what the CL-9 is designed to do, I’ve decided to take a practical approach to using the communications section of the new control surface. If the boom operators wish to listen to […]

2009 Highlights (yes, there were some)

January 8, 2010 at 6:33 pm

As we looked back over 2009 we found several things to be happy about. NAB2009 brought out a few new products of interest and the Sound Devices 552 debuted to a waiting crowd. We worked to bring some clarity to the complex and ever changing world of digital workflows with […]