The Mix

BOMG Publishing announced the release of the fully updated fourth edition of Bobby Owsinski's The Recording Engineer's Handbook, a complete compilation of the best recording techniques currently used today. Along with the rich treasure trove of information from the previous versions of the book, the latest edition also includes new sections on immersive audio recording, electric guitar recording tricks, and DIY microphone and mic preamp kits. Best of all, the information is presented so that musicians, artists, engineers and producers at any level can learn both the basic and advanced skills required to make their recordings shine.

BMG signaled its growing commitment to the production music sector by forming a new premium full-service sound agency bringing together its extensive interests in one-stop, pre-cleared and custom production music services under the BMG Production Music banner ( The new operation includes offices in LA, Nashville, London, Hilversum and Berlin, and has a catalog of around 400,000 tracks spanning all genres.

Pro Sound Effects® released its latest library, Submerged. Featuring 230 sound effects recorded using a hydrophone (underwater microphone), Submerged is a boutique collection of underwater sounds that enables sound professionals to harness the unique sonic properties of water in any audio project.