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SOCIETIES and ORGANIZATIONS

Audio Engineering Society (main)   Boston Chapter
Audio Engineering Society  (links page)
Acoustical Society of America       Boston Chapter
AAF Advanced Authoring Format Association
ALMA International Loudspeaker Manufacturers Association
AMPS  Association Of Motion Picture Sound (UK)
Advanced Media Workflow Association
APRS  Association of Professional Recording Services (UK)
ARSC Association for Recorded Sound Collections
ATSC  Advanced Television Systems Committee
AVNU.org   
BSRA British Sound Recording Assn.
Cinema Audio Society
Common Amplifier Format Group  NEW. another interesting approch.
Consumer Electronics Association
CES  Consumer Electronics Show
DLNA  Digital Living Network Alliance  (yes, they tried to make it sound like DNA.)
EBU  European Broadcasting Union
FilmSound.org
Home Acoustics Alliance
Home Theater Alliance
IEEE  Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers
IFPI  International Federation of the Phonographic Industry
IASA  International Assn of Sound and Audiovisual Archives
InfoComm
Ircam  (France - English version)
ISRC  International Standard Recording Code  (more new stuff to learn about !)
and here: http://isrc.ifpi.org/en/
ITU  International Telecommunications Union
www.midi.org  (the MIDI Manufacturer's Association)
mpeg.org (Motion Pictures Expert Group)
MPEG-H Audio Alliance   NEW  Uh-oh. Here we go again...
mpse.org  (Motion Picture Sound Editors)
NAB National Association of Broadcasters
NAMM  (National Association of Music Merchants)
NARAS  National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences
NARM  National association of Recording Merchandisers
NCAC National Council of Acoustical Consultants
NSCA  National Systems Contractor Assn.
PAMA Professional Audio Manufacturers Alliance
PARA  Professional Audio-Video Retailers Association
PLASA Professional Lighting & Sound Assn.
MERGING WITH ESTA Entertainment Services Technology Assn. in 2011
RIAA  Recording Industry Association of America
RIGHTSCOM and DDEX Digital Data Exchange
SBE Society of Broadcast Engineers
SMPTE  Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers
SMPTE  New England Chapter (Boston) UPDATED
Society of Broadcast Engineers
SPARS   Society of Professional Audio Recording Services
UPnP  Universal Plug n' Play
W.A.M. Women's Audio Mission  (Women in Pro Audio)
WiSA  Wireless Speaker and Audio  
OTHER AUDIO SOCIETIES - US
Arizona Audio Video Club   
Audio Video Club of Atlanta
Audio Society of Minnesota  UPDATED
Bay Area Audiophile Society  or HERE if they ever fix the link
Bay Area Tube Audio Enthusiasts
Carolina Audiophile Society
Central Coast Audio Club   
Chicago Audio Society
Colorado Audio Society
Connecticut Audio Society  UPDATED
Dallas Audio Club (link to Yahoo group)
L.A. Audiophile
Los Angeles / Orange County Audio Society
South Florida Audio Society    UPDATED
Miami Valley Audio Enthusiast (Ohio) email
New Jersey Audio Society
The Audiophile Society of NYC  718-802-0183  email
The Audio Syndrome  516-489-9576
New York Audio Society
Northeastern Wisconsin Audio Society
Oregon Triode Society
Pacific Northwest Audio Society
Purdue Audio Society (Purdue University)
San Diego Area Audio Group  (email only)
S.E. Mich. Woofer & Tweeter Marching Society
Space Coast Audio Society  (email only)
Suncoast Audiophile Society (Tampa-St. Pete)
Utah Audiophile Society
Telephone list of audio societies with no website
OTHER AUDIO SOCIETIES - INTERNATIONAL
Audio Society of New South Wales (Australia)
also see their forums, HERE
Audio Club Of Athens (Greece)
Hong Kong Tube Audio Club
IHIFI Istanbul HiFi Club (Turkey)
Krakow Society of Sonic (Poland)   added 2013
London Live DIY HIFI Circle
Matrix-HiFi (Spain)  English version  SUPERB, don't miss.
Melbourne Audio Club (Australia)
Swiss High End Society (in German, French)
Toronto Audiophiles (Yahoo Group)
West of Scotland Hi-Fi Club
OTHER GROUPS
Auditory.org
AudioAsylum.com
AudioForums.com  (see forums, below left)
digitalprosound.com  which is part of...
digitalmedianet.com  also  LOUDjournal.com
Electronic Music Foundation
www.filmsound.org
Fraunhofer Institute  (home of MP3)
HRRC Home Recording Rights Coalition (go figure)
Imaging Science Foundation
www.recording.org
pro-music.org
pronetguide.com (huge)
prorec.com  (Resources for the Recording Pro)
streamingmedia.com
wildlife-sound.org
COMPANIES of SPECIAL INTEREST
BSO
www.dolby.com
DTS
HDCD and SACD HERE  and  HERE
Lexicon and LARES
TMH Corporation
www.thx.com
WGBH
OTHER LINK PAGES
Andrew's Prepare to spend all day surfing. Huge!
Audiolinks.nl   (don't miss!)
AudioNova
AudioScientific.com a fabulous link site!
Audioweb links page (huge) and Audioweb HOME
AudioWorld.com
Audio Survey (a shopping reference...)
Avid Listener  NEW and very promising!
Dick Olsher's Audio Mecca
digital-recordings.com
Belgian Educypedia homepage    Updated links
Belgian Educypedia audio section   speaker section
EAW links  (very comprehensive!)
eCoustics.com
electronic music links ( on EMF site)
ePanorama.net   (a list of tech magazines)
HIFI Links  (odd, but useful)
Home Theater World  (a great manufacturers listing)
Jenson's Pro Audio Links
Ken's links  The monster list at ProSoundWeb.com  HUGE !
John Klett's TechnicalAudio.com
The List of Great Audio Sites
Microphone Links
Nolody Studio
pro and theater sound links
ProAudioSearch
samerweb links  (electronics and very entertaining)
SavantAudio links page (large and complex)
Speakerbuilding Link List  (large and complex)
Stereophile (Mag) Links 2 Die For
Steve Ekblad's Audio Grid    actual links page
Synthesizer Resources
Hifi on WWW  (The UNIK site - huge and entertaining)
Virtual Times Audio Links  (some outdated but still useful)
Worldwide Pro Audio Directory (huge)
Old Radio Digital World  an oxymoron from the UK. Cool!
MAGAZINES and PUBLICATIONS: PRINT & ONLINE
6 moons.com  a new perspective!
The Absolute Sound
Ask.Audio Magazine
Audio Express / Audio Amateur /
Voice Coil / Multimedia Manufacturer / AudioBytz
AudioEnz  New Zealand ! Nice !
AudioHolics
Audio Ideas Guide
Audiophile Audition  and  The Binaural Source
Audiophile.online
Audiophile.org
AudiophileReview.com
Audiophile Voice
AudioPhilia
Audio Media
Audio Musings
Audio Revolution  (review site)
AudioReview.com  (review site)
Audio Review Italy  (in Italian)
Audio Technology (Australia)  (wonderful!)
AudioUtopia.com 
Audio Video Interiors
Audio Video News
AudioWorld.com
Australian HI FI
BBC Music Magazine
Orion Blue Book   $FEE Charged for use
Bound For Sound
British Audio Journal  (UK)
Broadcast Engineering
Canada HiFi
Car Audio Magazine
Car Sound Magazine (like Car Audio Magazine... only different)
Computer Music Journal
DVDetc.com  
ElectronicMusician.com
Entertainment Design
www.enjoythemusic.com
EQ Magazine
EX Hi Fi  (review site)  (also see under forums)
GoodSound.com
Gramophone  (UK)
Hi Fidelity  (UK)
HI FI Choice  (UK)
Hi Fi Critic
HI FI +
Hifi Pig  You know you want to read this.
HiFi Zine  Oh my - this somehow got lost and here it is again. Quite nice.
HI FI World  (UK)
Home Cinema Choice  (UK)
(...secrets of...) Home Theater & HI FI
Home Theater Magazine
Home Theater Review  
Home Toys
InAudio  World class audio magazine from Greece
In Ear Matters
Inner Ear Report  (Canada)
InnerFidelity
International AudioVideo Review
Internet Audio  (it's on paper, not on the web. Go figure.)
L.A. Audiophile  (also see forums, below)
Listener
Live Design  
Live Sound International ...superb articles, insight and wit
Mix Magazine  and The Mix Foundation
MonoAndStereo.com
Music Education Technology
Nuts & Volts
One-to-One The magazine for the CD/DVD duplication industry
ONHIFI.com  with Wes Phillips
Part Time Audiophile
the Perfect Vision
Planet HIFI
Positive Feedback
Preservation Sound Another over the top site presented in wacko ever-so-annoying wordpress. Great!
Pro Audio Review
Professional-Sound.com (Canada)
Pro Sound News
Radio World
Recording Engineer's Quarterly
Recording Magazine  (Music Maker Publications)
ReMix  Like MIX Magazine, only different...
Residential Systems Online
Resolution  replacing Studio Sound Magazine
RevolutionHomeTheater.com
schwann guides
SensibleSound.com
SonoMag Sound + Lighting from France  FRENCH HERE
Sound and Video Contractor
Sound and Vision Magazine
Sound on Sound  (Pro for the UK and Europe)
SoundReproduction.com (new and excellent)
SoundStage Magazine
SoundStage Network of sites and Reviewer's Choice
Stereophile
Stereophile Guide to Home Theater
Stereo Sound (in Japanese)
StereoTimes
Studio Covers
Superior Audio Magazine
Surround Professional Magazine
TapeOp
The Audio Critic  wow, back issues too !
The High Fidelity Report
TNT Audio
TONE Audio Magazine
TWICE  The Week In Consumer Electronics
EE Times
UltimateAV
Ultra High Fidelity
United Entertainment Media  (master list)
VALVE  (tubes)
The Vinyl Factory   If you like vinyl you belong here.
VTV (Vacuum Tube Valley)
Web Audio Magazine  (you be the judge)
Web of Hi Fi  (from Poland, in English)
WHAT HI FI ? (UK)
Widescreen Review
MAGAZINES devoted to RECORD COLLECTING (Vinyl !)
Classical Recordings Quarterly
fanfaremag.com
Goldminemag.com  
RecordCollectorMag.com
RecordCollectorNews.com
the-record-collector.com  
therecordcollector.org  
recordcollector.co.uk
RocklistMusic.co.uk   -or- Rocklist.net
nice article at Slug Magazine
Vintage Jazz Mart
...watch this space! more coming!
DISCUSSION GROUPS / FORUMS (browser based)
AudioCircle.com Somewhat different than the others...
AudioForums.com (MOSTLY PRO audio)
Audioholics.com
AudioKarma.org
AV Forums (UK)
AVS Forum   The 900 lb gorilla.
gearslutz Professional - definitely NOT hi fi guyz - but fun
headwize.com  (started with headphones but now more)
HomeTheaterForum.com
HomeTheaterShack.com
LA Audio Forum  Also "different", but very interesting.
quadraphonicquad   Just "different"
TheAudioXchange.com
75 more forums coming !
NEWSGROUPS (usenet) (i.e. Old Skool)
Newsgroups require a reader. I suggest XNEWS, here: xnews.en.softonic.com
rec.audio.high-end
rec.audio.opinion
rec.audio.marketplace
rec.audio.pro
rec.audio.tubes
alt.music-lover.audiophile
alt.music-lover.audiophile.hardware
alt.audio.dts
rec.audio.misc
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