March 6, 2014
Mackie Presents: A Fixtervention

A bad mixer hurts everyone. What’s the only thing to do when your band’s sound has hit rock bottom? – Or maybe bottom is what’s missing. If that’s the case, a”fixtervention” is in order. Watch as the Mackie VLZ4 Mixer puts Dave and his band get back on top.

Letting go is hard to do, but the Mackie VLZ4 is just the mixer to get you on the road to recovery.

 


February 19, 2014
Master Fader v2.1 Now Available

MFMyF_FB_v2.1_LMOD_555x237_v3The Mackie Master Fader app for our DL Series Digital Live Sound Mixers with iPad Control has continually evolved since its launch. Since its inception, we’ve added tons of additional features that have truly added value to DL users. Plus, our Master Fader and My Fader apps are always FREE!

DOWNLOAD MASTER FADER v2.1 NOW FOR FREE!

Today, we are extremely excited to announce the newest update – Master Fader v2.1 – is now available! Master Fader v2.1 delivers new…


February 3, 2014
Mackie at Mobile Beat 2014 – We Got the Beat Sweepstakes!

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Come on by and check out some awesome Mackie products that are perfect for DJ’s! We’ll have SRM Series Loudspeakers, DLM Series Loudspeakers, Thump Series Loudspeakers and DL Series Digital Live Sound Mixers on display for you to get an up-close and personal look at.

Also, while you’re there you can enter our We Got the Beat Sweepstakes!

Follow @mackiegear on Instagram, snap a photo with one…


December 11, 2013
Updated iPad Compatibility Matrix Now Available

Our iPad Compatibility Matrix has now been updated. The Retina iPad mini is now fully tested and supported for docked operation with the DL1608 and DL806 using the iPad mini tray kit, which is available from any authorized Mackie dealer.

The compatibility matrix has all the answers to which combination of DL mixer and iPad will work for you.

Do you have an iPad and are not sure what DL Mixer to get?

Maybe you have recently purchased a DL Mixer (high-five) and you don’t know what iPad you need?

Possibly you’re looking to upgrade your current…


November 26, 2013
Match Your iOS and Your iPad to Your DL Control App

Master Fader v2.0 and My Fader v2.0 are here! Maybe you have found yourself with some questions about which iOS and iDevice is compatible with the new 2.0 version of Master Fader and My Fader?

We’ve got you covered with our new Control App Compatibility Matrix!

Just match up what iOS you are running and what iDevice you are using and this chart will tell you what you need to know.

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November 15, 2013
Questions about DL Mixers and iPad Compatibility? We Have Answers

Do you have an iPad and are not sure what DL Mixer to get?

Maybe you have recently purchased a DL Mixer (high-five) and you don’t know what iPad to get?

Possibly you’re looking to upgrade your current iPad, but you’re afraid it won’t work with your new DL Mixer? No way!

Whatever your situation is, we’ve got you covered with our new iPad Compatibility Matrix chart. We know technology changes rapidly and we are here to help you keep up with it all. This chart will be updated regularly so as soon as we know something you…


November 1, 2013
Be Prepared for Master Fader v2.0

Important Info for iOS7 Users

Master Fader v2.0 is just around the corner and we want you to be prepared. There is one important MasterFader_largething iOS7 users should be aware of before this update happens. iOS7 has a new feature allowing the operating system to update apps automatically. These updates can happen before you’re even aware of them. This feature is great for consumer apps like games. However, for professional apps like Master Fader, and MyFader, an automatic update could leave you at a show needing to do an unexpected firmware update….


October 17, 2013
The Mixbusters Bring Back the Competition to Battle Against the New VLZ4

Blowtorches? Out-of-control after parties? Lead singer tantrums?

Just how much can one mixer take?

We know the VLZ4 Series is tough. That’s why it’s a road warrior for live sound.  In the latest Mixbuster mashup, the mad scientists here at Mackie bring back the competition to go up against the all-new VLZ4 to see if it remains the cream of the crop.

Who will prevail? Watch the video to find out.

 


August 2, 2013
New Mackie VLZ4 Mixers – Now With Onyx Mic Pres

Mackie VLZ4 Series Compact Mixers

The all-new Mackie VLZ4 Series Compact Mixers now include the proven performance of Mackie’s acclaimed Onyx mic preamps.

Mackie Onyx Mic PreampsIntroducing the all-new Mackie VLZ4 line of analog compact mixers, which now include Mackie’s acclaimed Onyx mic preamps and deliver the ultimate in high-headroom, low-noise mixer design. The eight new VLZ4 models…


January 24, 2013
Mackie Introduces DL806 Digital Live Sound Mixer

Mackie DL806

DL806Mackie is excited to announce the all-new DL806 8-Channel Digital Live Sound Mixer with iPad Control. Building on the popularity of the DL1608, the new DL806 delivers all the digital goodness and wireless control that the DL Series is known for in a mixer with a channel count that’s perfect for smaller utility applications that have never before been able to take advantage of digital…