Give the Gift of Sound: A-T’s Official 2015 Holiday Gift Guide

’Tis the season for giving! As the days get colder and shopping lists get longer, things can get a little overwhelming.

The holiday shopping season is in full swing and we all know things can get hectic. That’s why we’ve put together our second annual Holiday Gift Guide to help make your life a little easier. With gift ideas for audio engineers, musicians, podcasters, music lovers and more, our guide will help you find the perfect gift for the audiophile in your life.

Audio-Technica Holiday Gift Guide

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Q&A with Charlie Waymire

Over the years Charlie Waymire has worn many hats within the music industry.

From touring the world to opening his own recording studio, Waymire has seemingly done it all. These experiences have provided him with a wealth of knowledge that he’s shared in our ongoing Basic Recording Techniques series. Recently we had a chance to talk with the man himself and gain some insight into the recording industry.

Read on to find out what drove Waymire to open Ultimate Studios, Inc. and what advice he has for those just getting started in the business.

Charlie Waymire at Ultimate Studios, Inc.

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Get in the Game: Q&A with Summit1G

With over 1 million followers, Jaryd “Summit1G” Lazar is one of Twitch’s most popular streaming gamers.

Jaryd began his career in the world of eSports as a competitive Counter Strike player before taking up streaming full time and now he spends his days entertaining his legions of fans with daily streams. A successful full-time career as a professional gamer? Millions of fans would do anything to be in his place.

We had a chance to sit down with the famous Summit1G and talk to him about live streaming, his gaming setup, and what it’s like to meet his online fans IRL (in real life).

Twitch Gamer Summit1G

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Finding Your Calling: Q&A With Mike Johnston

Mike Johnston

Mike Johnston’s musical journey began when he took up the drums at an early age. Later, he pursued the rock star dream, touring the world and releasing two albums on a major label with the band Simon Says. However, he soon discovered that education was his true calling.

Johnston now shares his passion for teaching with students around the world thanks to, the largest educational site for drummers. Read on as Johnston shares life lessons and gives insights into his recording setup.

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Mastering your A-T Turntable: The Ultimate Resource

It’s no secret that the revival of vinyl records is in full swing. With international events like Record Store Day and Vinyl Record Day, awareness of the revival is reaching new levels.

It’s no secret that we love vinyl here at A-T and our turntable blog posts are some of our most popular posts to date. Since we have so many fans looking for turntable resources, we put together all of the tips and tricks we’ve posted so far into one jam-packed blog!

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