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Review | Home & Studio Recording, May 1987
MIDI Programmable Mixer
A programmable mixer that will find a good home in a home studio.
Review | Sound On Sound, Apr 1987
A mixer from Simmons? Why not? The application of MIDI control to audio mixers is resulting in a radical departure from traditional designs, as Tony Hastings found out when he road-tested the SPM8:2 recently.
Review | Music Technology, Mar 1987
Could you squeeze an eight-channel programmable MIDI mixer into a 1U-high rack-mounting unit? Simmons could, and their endeavours could appeal to all kinds of musicians, as Rick Davies reveals.
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MIDI Automation Systems - Part 1
Feature Series | Topic: MIDI, Mixing | Sound On Sound, Feb 1988
How Good Are They?
Over the next two issues Graham Hinton tests five mixer automation systems which all provide control of audio signal level by means of Voltage Controlled Amplifiers (VCAs) and are accessible to some degree by MIDI. This month it's the turn of the Akai MPX820 and Simmons SPM8:2.