October 2, 2013
Mackie Sponsors HOW TO Workshops

For the fifth year in a row, Mackie is a Platinum Sponsor of the HOW-TO Church Sound HOW TO Workshopworkshops, presented by Fits and Starts Productions, LLC.

This highly successful workshop series has toured cities and churches across North America for  more than eleven years. With a handful of dates and private training sessions remaining in 2013, Mackie has already confirmed their participation for 2014.

Designed for the church audio volunteer, live sound personnel, media and praise band members, each workshop is produced by industry veteran Hector La Torre and presented by…


August 2, 2013
Mackie Extends SRM Line with Addition of Pro-Grade 1600W High-Definition Loudspeakers

Mackie SRM Series 1600W High-Definition Powered Loudspeakers

 

Mackie today announces a huge extension to its popular SRM powered loudspeaker line, introducing three 1600W models featuring professional-grade all-wood designs and a host of powerful, but simple tools perfect for modern applications. There are two high-output full-range models – the 12″ SRM550 and 15″ SRM650 plus the hard-hitting SRM1850 18″ powered subwoofer.

SRM550, SRM650 Rear Panel


November 26, 2012
Mackie Updates Master Fader Control App for DL1608 – Version 1.3 Available for Free Download Now

Download Master Fader Control App v1.3 for Mackie DL1608Well ain’t that something? Another update for your favorite control application. An updated version of the Master Fader control app for the Mackie DL1608 is now available. Master Fader v1.3 can be downloaded and installed directly on your iPad via the App Store. Or you can download it via iTunes on a…


November 1, 2012
Mackie DL1608 Delivers Big Time Wireless Control for UK Rugby Club

Welford Road StadiumUK-based Shine Systems has selected the Mackie DL1608 as the console of choice for the 24,000-capacity Welford Road Stadium, home of the Leicester Tigers rugby club. Founded in 1880, Tigers are the most successful English club since the introduction of league rugby in 1987.

Director of Shine Systems and audio engineer for Welford stadium, Phil Taylor, explains —“The


August 27, 2012
Mackie Unveils the New Shape of Sound with Ultra-Compact, 2000W DLM Loudspeakers

Mackie is extremely excited to announce the launch of a whole new line of powered loudspeakers – Mackie DLM Series.

The new line delivers premium performance at one-third the size of traditional designs. The DLM Series


August 16, 2012
Mackie Delivers Major Update to Master Fader Control App for DL1608

Master Fader UpdatedWe’re psyched to announce a big update for the Mackie Master Fader control app for the DL1608.

Download Master Fader v1.1

Updates include:

  • Ability to store and recall presets for all plug-ins. Quickly dial in a channel. Factory and user-defined presets available.
  • Snapshots and shows available. Store and instantly recall all aspects of any mix aside from mic preamp gain.
  • Device configuration is now available. Configure up to ten iPad devices for wireless operation.

For full details about the Mackie DL1608 and Master Fader control app visit


Mackie DL1608 Digital Live Sound Mixer Now Shipping Worldwide

Mackie DL1608 Now ShippingAnnounced earlier this year and easily one of the most anticipated compact live consoles with complete iPad control ever, the Mackie DL1608 16-Channel Digital Live Sound Mixer is now shipping. To meet unprecedented demand, Mackie has increased production capabilities and shipments are now leaving their North American manufacturing facility to eager customers worldwide.

“We are extremely excited to get the DL1608 into the hands of musicians and engineers,” commented Ben Olswang, Mackie product manager….


July 17, 2012
New Video Podcast Episode Covers Powerful Output Processing of Mackie DL1608

Mackie DL1608 Podcast Episode 3 - Output ProcessingThe 3rd episode of the Mackie DL1608 video podcast series is all about output processing. Each of the seven different outputs (six aux outputs plus the main out) have a host of powerful output processing that eliminates the need for heavy, additional outboard gear.

Each output features a 31-band graphic EQ with a cool draw mode to easily draw in a curve. Each band offers +/- 12dB of gain. Then there’s the comp/limiter, which offers all…


July 18, 2011
WorldMUN Gets Social with Mackie HDA

DSC_0122.jpgIn 1991, a group of Harvard University students joined together to create a new and different Model United Nations experience, inviting 300 college and graduate students to join together and participate in conferences and debate on pressing international issues. Two decades later, the annual WorldMUN conference has grown to become a week-long event, with more than 2,200 college and graduate students from more than 65 nations attending the 2011 conference in Singapore.

At this year’s WorldMUN, Singapore-based Mastana Entertainment provided high-end audio and video systems for social events throughout the conference, including a massive…


August 8, 2007
TT24 Hits The Road: Northwest Foursquare Church

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Leading the digital revelation, the TT24 found a new home in the 540-seat Northwest Foursquare Church in the Seattle suburb of Federal Way. Why? Well, according to Northwest’s Audio Service Coordinator Justin Warbreck, ramp up time with the TT24 is minimal and its performance is heavenly:

“It took about 10 minutes to adjust… The TT24′s small footprint is also a great thing for live work. I’ve got 48 channels right within arm’s reach, and I don’t have to run from one end of the board to the other.”