Category Archives: Ask Me Anything

An Interview with Dave Pensado & Herb Trawick at the AES Show 2014

At day two of our Ask Me Anything Livestream Events at AES 2014, we sat down with audio legends Dave Pensado and Herb Trawick of the massively popular Pensado’s Place.

Dave and Herb talk all things music and audio in their weekly show, which is streamed on their website, The show includes interviews with top music industry artists, engineers, producers, mixers, and record execs, as well as in-depth tutorials in engineering and mixing.

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An Interview with Lenise Bent at the NAB Show 2014

The annual National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show is the largest B2B media company conference.

We showcased our professional audio products and also provided some key learning channels at NAB 2014. Join us now for a review of our “Ask Me Anything” sessions, where the live NAB audience and those following on Twitter asked experts questions about sound engineering.  First up, Lenise Bent.

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AES “Ask Me Anything” Interview: Frank Filipetti

In October 2013, Audio-Technica returned to the International Audio Engineering Society (AES) Convention in New York City where the biggest names in audio engineering equipment come out each year to showcase their latest products.

In addition to a display of our mics and headphones, we held a Livestream event called “Ask Me Anything,” where celebrated professionals from the audio engineering field responded to questions from the crowd and online via Twitter.

So, who stopped by the booth? Grammy Award-winning music producer, engineer and mixer Frank Filipetti.

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AES “Ask Me Anything” Interview: Richie Castellano

richieAt the 2013 Audio Engineering Society (AES) Convention, Audio-Technica interviewed professionals in the audio industry to explain some of the finer points of the world in which our equipment operates. The “Ask Me Anything” Livestream event questions came from the audience and Twitter. In this week’s installment, we’ll cover highlights from our interview with Richie Castellano.

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AES “Ask Me Anything” Interview: Joel Singer

To continue the series of 2013 AES “Ask Me Anything” interviews, we transcribed our discussion with Joel Singer – engineer, mixer, co-founder and chief engineer of Music Mix Mobile (M3), a mobile audio business that records and broadcasts remotely for clients all over the world. In his role with M3, Singer handles all of the system designs and technical engineering, giving him a wide array of experience to share during our discussion. The audience in our booth asked him questions, as did the people watching the Livestream from Twitter. Fellow sound engineer Richard Chycki even added a question to the discussion.

Joel has engineered recordings and broadcasts for Justin Timberlake from Madison Square Garden for HBO, Barbra Streisand for Showtime, Shakira, Poison, John Mayer Trio, Madonna, Linkin Park Live in Texas and many more. Joel has received a Grammy® Award and a TEC Award for his work.


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AES “Ask Me Anything” Interview: Jimmy Douglass

Industry professionals from all corners of the globe descended on New York City in early October for the 2013 Audio Engineering Society (AES) convention, and we were right there with them.

In addition to the networking and showcasing that took place, we further explored the inner-sanctum of audio engineering by interviewing some heavy-hitting experts with accomplished resumes during our “Ask Me Anything” interviews. We took questions from the crowd in our booth and from Twitter followers online, with the only direction from our pros being “Ask Me Anything.” In this installment, we’ll focus on the highlights from our interview with Jimmy Douglass.


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AES “Ask Me Anything” Interview: Richard Chycki


Audio-Technica conducted a Livestream event at the Audio Engineering Society (AES) 2013 Convention where the public had the unique opportunity to ask revered professionals in the audio industry whatever they wanted to know. The questions came from a live audience in the booth and from a Twitter feed following #ATliveAES. The event was as exciting for us as anyone else and we received some incredible insight into multiple levels of sound engineering and the music industry. In this week’s edition, we’ll highlight some of the key responses by Richard Chycki – Toronto-based mixer, engineer and producer.

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Jackie Green’s AES “Ask Me Anything” Interview


In October, we had the opportunity to take part in the Audio Engineering Society (AES) 2013 Convention, a showcase and celebration of innovations in the sound engineering space. We wanted to dig into the reasons we pursue, develop, and refine audio equipment in the first place.

To do so, we hosted a Livestream event, “Ask Me Anything,” where we heard experts in audio weigh in on their specific areas of expertise. Today, we’ll look at key portions of our Livestream interview with Jackie Green of Audio-Technica.

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