March 14, 2014
Mackie DLM Loudspeakers and DL Mixers Go to the SOFA DISCO

You might be asking yourself “What is SOFA DISCO?”

SOFA DISCO is a new style of DJ shows where the audience can listen to music in a sofadisco_1relaxing atmosphere while sitting on a sofa, chatting with friends, or even doing a little shopping. DJ duo Off The Rocker created the unique shows that have been cropping up throughout Japan.

Mackie DLM Powered Loudspeakers, and a DL1608 Digital Live Sound Mixer with iPad control, powered up a show at the famous ISETAN shopping center in Shinjuku last December.

The powerful Mackie…

October 15, 2012
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Rooftop Performance Powered by Mackie DL1608

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis - Easy Street Rooftop

Last week, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis performed atop the roof of Seattle’s Easy Street Records. Macklemore and Lewis recently saw their new album “The Heist” hit number one on the iTunes charts. You can imagine catching this surprise concert during the busy afternoon commute.

The sound was controlled by a Mackie DL1608. The monitor engineer had the…

August 2, 2010
Mackie HD Keeps Redhook Outdoor Movies Less Silent

Redhook Mackie loves summer events… especially summer events involving beer and movies. Redhook’s Moonlight Cinema is just that, and is yet another of our longstanding Mackie traditions, dating back to the late ’90s. Since the Redhook Brewery is a favorite of many Mackoids, and since it’s right down the street from our home office, many of us would be attending the brewery’s outdoor movie night anyway…so why not show up with…

Mackie Partners with the Vera Project for 2010 Capitol Hill Block Party



Mackie has been a proud sponsor of The Capitol Hill Block Party since the early days. Each and every year, they up the ante, delivering world-class performances covering a scope of genres that is practically unheard of for any festival setting.

This year, Mackie focused it’s attention on The Vera Stage. Named for

June 17, 2008
Everything’s Bigger In Texas: July Sound Workshops

Fits and Starts Productions will be holding several HOW-TO Church Sound Workshops this July- five in Texas, one in D.C and one in Virginia. The HOW-TO Church Sound Workshops™ focus on both basic and advanced gear and techniques that will help your volunteer staff do a more effective job of running and recording your worship services. Whether you have a single pulpit microphone with speaker, or dozens of mics with a live band and choir, these hands-on workshops will help your volunteers get the best sound for…