July 28, 2014
Iconic Comet Tavern in Seattle is Reborn with Mackie DLM Series Sound

Since 1935, the Comet Tavern has been a fixture of Seattle’s storied Pike/Pine corridor. The well-worn wood bar of this venerable Capitol Hill pub has bent the elbows of generations of locals and visitors, and its stage has played host to multiple decades of Seattle music and culture.

When the Comet was shuttered late last year, many long-time Seattle residents feared it was another nail in the coffin of what local entrepreneur Dave Meinert refers to as the city’s “black hole of gentrification.” But thanks to Meinert and partner Jason Lajeunesse, the Comet has opened its doors once again.

The…


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,


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