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the best audio links on the internet
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Audio Engineering Society (main)   Boston Chapter
Audio Engineering Society  (links page)
Audio Engineering Society Mastering Group  (new, 2018)
Audio Engineering Society, Los Angeles Section
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   
BSRA British Sound Recording Assn.
Cinema Audio Society
Common Amplifier Format Group  another interesting approach.
Consumer Electronics Association
CES  Consumer Electronics Show
CTA  Consumer Technology Association
DEG Digital Entertainment Group (still more Baron Von Tollbooth busyness in corporate suits)
DLNA  Digital Living Network Alliance  (yes, they tried to make it sound like DNA.)
EISA  European Imaging and Sound Association (magazines)
EBU  European Broadcasting Union
GrammyPro  (you guessed it...)
Home Acoustics Alliance
Home Theater Alliance
IABM  International Association for Broadcast & Media
IABM Glossary of tech Terms - quite terrific!
IASA  International Assn of Sound and Audiovisual Archives
IEEE  Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers
IFPI  International Federation of the Phonographic Industry
Ircam  (France - English version)
ISBN  International Standard Book Number
ISNI  International Standard Name Identifier
ISRC  International Standard Recording Code  (more new stuff to learn about !)
and here:
ITU  International Telecommunications Union  Conference in Detroit Oct 1-2, 2018  (the MIDI Manufacturer's Association) (Motion Pictures Expert Group)
MPEG-H Audio Alliance   Uh-oh. Here we go again...  (Motion Picture Sound Editors)
Music Loudness Alliance   NEW   as of 3/23/18
NAB National Association of Broadcasters
NAMM  (National Association of Music Merchants)
NARAS  National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences
NARM  National association of Recording Merchandisers
Nashville Songwriters Association
NCAC  National Council of Acoustical Consultants
NMPA  National Music Publishers Association
NRSC  National Radio Systems Committee
NSCA  National Systems Contractor Assn.
Open Connectivity Foundation (incorporating previous UPnP - Universal Plug N' Play)
Open Music Initiative  
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
SPARS   Society of Professional Audio Recording Services
ULE alliance  (more Baron Von Tollbooth nonsense but still relevant)
W.A.M. Women's Audio Mission  (Women in Pro Audio)
WiSA  Wireless Speaker and Audio  
Women In Consumer Technology
Arizona Audio Video Club   
Audio Video Club of Atlanta
Audio Society of Minnesota
Bay Area Audiophile Society  or HERE if they ever fix the link
Bay Area Tube Audio Enthusiasts
Carolina Audio Society  coming soon...
Central Coast Audio Club   
Chicago Audio Society
Colorado Audio Society
Connecticut Audio Society
Dallas Audio Club (link to Yahoo group)
L.A. Audiophile
Los Angeles / Orange County Audio Society
Miami Valley Audio Enthusiast (Ohio) email
New England Vintage Electronics Club   New Listing!
New Jersey Audio Society
New York Audio Society
Northeastern Wisconsin Audio Society
Oregon Triode Society
Pacific Northwest Audio Society
Purdue Audio Society (Purdue University)
Rocky Mountain Audio Fest
San Diego Area Audio Group  (email only)
S.E. Mich. Woofer & Tweeter Marching Society
South Florida Audio Society  
Space Coast Audio Society  (email only)
Suncoast Audiophile Society (Tampa-St. Pete)
The Audiophile Society of NYC  718-802-0183  email
The Audio Syndrome  516-489-9576
Utah Audiophile Society
Telephone list of audio societies with no website
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
The incredible industry event worldwide Calendar is HERE !
California Audio Show
CanJam New York  2018
Capital Audio Fest  2018
High-End show at CES  2019
Los Angeles Audio Show  2018
New York Audio Show  2018
Rocky Mountain Audio Fest  2018
Toronto AudioFest  2018
OTHER GROUPS  (17)  (see forums, below )  which is part of...  also
Electronic Music Foundation
Fraunhofer Institute  (home of MP3)
HRRC Home Recording Rights Coalition (go figure)
Imaging Science Foundation (huge)  (Resources for the Recording Pro)
BSO  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Fraunhofer IIS
Lexicon and LARES
TMH Corporation
WGBH  Boston's own.
OTHER LINK PAGES  (37)   (don't miss!)
AudioNova a fabulous link site!
Audioweb links page (huge) and Audioweb HOME
Audio Survey (a shopping reference...)
Avid Listener  NEW and very promising!
Dick Olsher's Audio Mecca
Belgian Educypedia homepage    Updated links
Belgian Educypedia audio section   speaker section
EAW links  (very comprehensive!)
electronic music links ( on EMF site)   (a list of tech magazines)
HIFI Links  (odd, but useful)
Home Theater World  (a great manufacturers listing)
Jenson's Pro Audio Links
John Klett's
The List of Great Audio Sites
Microphone Links
Nolody Studio
pro and theater sound links
samerweb links  (electronics and very entertaining)
SavantAudio links page (large and complex)
Speakerbuilding Link List  (large and complex)
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!
Including the personal blog to "almost magazine" drift...
The Absolute Sound
American Radio History   Stunning magazine archive - all PDF's
Analog Planet
Archimago's Musings  worth the long-ish read.
Ask.Audio Magazine
Audio Engineering Magazine (historical PDF's )
Audio Express / Audio Amateur /
Voice Coil / Multimedia Manufacturer / AudioBytz
AudioEnz  New Zealand ! Nice !
Audio Ideas Guide
Audio Media
Audio Musings
Audiophile Audition  and  The Binaural Source
Audiophile Heaven
Audiophile Voice
Audio Reputation
Audio Revolution  (review site)  (review site)
Audio Review Italy  (in Italian)
Audio Technology (Australia)  (wonderful!) 
Audio Video Interiors   sorry, gone...
Audio Video News
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 Audiophile
Computer Music Journal
Daily Audiophile  A quick aggregate of reviews
db Magazine  (historical PDF's)
Entertainment Design
EQ Magazine
EX Hi Fi  (review site)  (also see under forums)
Fidelity Online (Germany) with Google translate included
Gramophone  (UK)  NOT TO BE CONFUSED WITH...
Hi Fidelity (Poland)
HI FI Choice  (UK)
Hi Fi Critic
Hi Fi News & Record Review  from Belgium. Dutch and English.
Hifi Pig  You know you want to read this.
Hi Fi Statement  (in German)
HiFi Zine  Oh my - this somehow got lost and here it is again. Quite nice.
HI FI World  (UK)
Homebuilt HiFi
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)
International AudioVideo Review
Internet Audio  (it's on paper, not on the web. Go figure.)
Ken Kessler  (a personal blog)
L.A. Audiophile  (also see forums, below)
Live Design  
Live Sound International ...superb articles, insight and wit
Loudspeaker Industry Sourcebook
Mix Magazine  and The Mix Foundation
Music Business Worldwide
Music Education Technology  kind of a nice blog, but hateful wordpress.
Nuts & Volts
One-to-One The magazine for the CD/DVD duplication industry  with Wes Phillips
Part Time Audiophile and The "Occasional" magazine
the Perfect Vision
Planet HIFI
Positive Feedback
Preservation Sound Another over the top site presented in wacko ever-so-annoying wordpress. Great!
Pro Audio Encyclopedia
Pro Audio Review (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
schwann ...sadly, closed... more here:
SonicScoop  some nice classifieds here, as well
SonoMag Sound + Lighting from France  FRENCH HERE
Sound and Video Contractor
Sound and Vision Magazine
Sound on Sound  (Pro for the UK and Europe) (new and excellent)
SoundStage Magazine
SoundStage Network of sites and Reviewer's Choice
Stereophile Guide to Home Theater
Stereo Sound (in Japanese)
Studio Covers
Superior Audio Magazine
Surround Professional Magazine
The Audio Beat
The Audio Critic  Back issues are now at this repository in PDF form.
The Clueless Audiophile  (super nice blog)
The High Fidelity Report
The Master Switch
The Sound Blog  ( )
TNT Audio   (English and Italian)
TONE Audio Magazine  (and a bunch of sub category magazines)
TPI Magazine Total Production International   (UK, subscription)
TWICE  The Week In Consumer Electronics
EE Times
Ultra High Fidelity
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)
Widescreen Review
Woofer & Tweet  A satirical comic look at the audiophile
MAGAZINES devoted to RECORD COLLECTING (Vinyl !)  (12)
Classical Recordings Quarterly   -or-
nice article at Slug Magazine
Vintage Jazz Mart
FORUMS / DISCUSSION GROUPS  (browser based)  (37)
Remember the fabulous concept of actually going to a search engine and FINDING SOMETHING ?
Yeah, me too.
Never really worked though because of all the advertising and greed. Just horrible noise to signal ratio.
I've saved you all the astonishingly annoying work. Have fun.   — barry
Acoustic Fields
Art Of Sound
AudioGon   (I wish)
Audio Review
Audio Video Revolution
AVS forum (the 900 lb gorilla)
AV Nirvana
Classic Speaker Pages
Computer Audiophile
Ethan Winer's Audio Expert Forum
Free Speaker Plans  (note very slow)
Home Theater Equipment
Home Theater Forum
Home Theater
Hydrogen Audio
Speaker Plans
Stereophile Forum
Super Best Audio Friends
The Art Of Sound
The WAM HiFi Forum  (note very slow)
What HiFi forum   UK
What's Best Forum
PRO, SEMI-PRO, M.I.   (29)
Audio Science Review
Broadcasting World Forums
Cacophony Forums (ex-Mackie)
Creative Planet Network
Electrical  Fun with Steve Albini
Harmony Central   (every kid with a gittar in his bedroom)
History of
cult of the infinitely baffled  (the deaf advising the blind, but nicely.)
John Sayers Rec Studio Design  Aussie nice
KVR Audio
M-Audio user forum
Pro Audio Design
Pro Recording Workshop
Prosound web forums  (5)
Secret Society of Lathe Trolls
Sound Forums
Sound On Sound
Sweetwater  (closed, so read only)
Tape Project Forum
Tape Op
Axiom Audio Forum (mfg)   Forum here:
Klipsch community
Outlaw audio
MOBILE / 12 VOLT   (2)
Car Audio Forum
Car Stereo Forum   (the same, only different)
OTHER very useful forums   (2)
Tech Support Guy
Engineering Tips
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updated 11/12/18