September 6, 2012
Mackie DL1608 Takes Center Stage at Bothell Blues Festival

Bothell Blues Festival 2012The DL1608 is reaching the hands of users worldwide. One of our favorite Mackoids took one out to a local blues festival in Bothell, Washington last weekend. Five of the top Northwest Blues bands (The Wired!, Chester Dennis Jones, Gin Creek, Mary McPage and Miles Tones) brought the crowd to their feet on multiple occasions throughout the 8-hour festival.  Amazing…

September 21, 2010
Sonic State Gets the Scoop on the New HD1221

Mackie just returned from the PLASA 2010 show in London. We showed off our new VLZ3 4-Bus Mixers, our new HDA Arrayable Loudspeaker System, our new Onyx Premium Recording Interfaces and the all-new HD1221.

In the video below, dedicated Mackoid, Kent Iverson, talks to Sonic State about the collaborative efforts behind the design of the HD1221. It’s all Mackie, but was designed in collaboration with the touring experts and EAW and incorporates a user-rotatable horn by Martin Audio.

June 7, 2010

HD1221When designing the all-new HD1221, the goal was relatively simple; create the smallest, most kick ass loudspeaker ever. Okay, that’s a pretty tall order, but just get in front of an HD1221…we think we pulled it off.

The HD1221 may be small, but it packs a big 1200W punch and utilizes the same HD processing that makes our HD Series so popular.

  • 1200W of ultra-efficient…