The In-Ear Monitor International Trade Organization publishes unbiased educational articles about the use and benefits of in-ear monitors.
Minutes from the 1st Annual IEMITO Meeting
For anyone who missed the meeting, here's a full audio transcript of Dr. Santucci talking about dB Check and Andy Bellavia talking about the Hearable Explosion.
Tuning Drums For Your In Ear Mix
With IEM’s, the sound is going straight into your brain! There’s no PA to color the sound, and no distance factor that allows a sound to develop. So for an IEM mix, the key is to limit the amount of excess air in the drum sound and keep the tones warm.
Bluetooth LE, True Wireless, and the Coming OTC Shake Up
The biggest news coming out of CES is the new Low Complexity Communications Codec (LC3) and LE Audio's support for hearing assisted devices.
Collaboration Benefits the Industry — How Growing the Market is Good for Everyone
Join us for the 1st Annual IEMITO meeting. IEMITO founding members will meet at NAMM 2020 during the AES Academy Educational Series.
The global headphone market will exceed $20 billion in annual revenue by 2023
With such industry-wide growth, how does the in-ear monitor sector stack up and compare to the headphone market at large?
How Many Drivers Do You Need?
Worship Musician just recently published a wonderful article by Doug Leavy - Worship & CCM Artist Relations Manager for Jerry Harvey Audio - that focuses on THE BIG question for in-ear monitors. Just how many drivers do you really need?
3DME Music Enhancement by ASI Audio x Sensaphonics
Sensaphonics and Think-A-Move combine forces to form ASI Audio, Inc and to introduce 3DME Music Enhancement, a universal-fit IEM system that captures ambient sound with a binaural microphone system embedded in the earphones, sending it to a beltpack mixer that enables custom 7-band EQ and limiting via the ASI Audio smartphone app.
Here's How In-Ear Monitors Help Production Managers
In-Ears aren't just for the artists. They provide consistency and help streamline shows. They offer the band a crew a means to communicate and they let the FOH engineer have more control over the house mix. No wonder production managers encourage their artists to get onto in-ears; they make managing the tour easier.
The Hearables Explosion and What It Means for Voice-First
Andrew Bellavia — Director of Market Development for Knowles Corp — recently sat with RedFox AI at The Artificial Podcast to share his expertise on the future of hearables. This is a must-listen for anyone involved with IEMs.
IEM Opportunities in South Korea
Here's why you should be selling in-ears into South Korea.
Design Philosophy with 64 Audio
Vitaliy Belonozhko — the founder of 64 Audio — on design, inspiration, and balance.
REINVENTING THE DYNAMIC DRIVER PRINCIPLE: SENNHEISER'S IE 400 & 500 PRO IN-EAR MONITORS
Sennheiser's IE 400 PRO and IE 500 PRO offer natural, high-resolution sound, a secure and comfortable fit that comes close to custom-molded in-ears and a break-proof, patent-pending cable connection.
Multi-Driver IEM Transducers & Designs
Learn why multiple BA drivers are used in earphones & IEMs and the design considerations that go into creating them.
The Verge just published a fantastic piece titled The Wonderful World of Chinese Hi-Fi. This is a MUST-READ primer for anyone involved in the in-ear manufacturing world.
Clear Tune Monitors to Launch the CE320 Triple-Driver Earphone at NAMM 2020
CTM incorporates features from their award-nominated premium line at an affordable price point.
64 Audio Nominated for the 35th Annual TEC Awards
Nominated in the Headphone/Earpiece Technology Category, the N8 is the result of a close collaboration with Grammy-Nominated Bassist Nathan East.
Prime Time Ready IEMS
If your band is going to play a late night TV show, here’s a step-by-step guide on how to seize your moment. Don't forget the IEMs.
The History of In-Ear Monitoring with Andy Shiach from ACS
Andy Shiach — the founder and managing director at ACS — speaks about his early life as a musician and how a studio accident permanently damaged his hearing setting his life on a very different trajectory.
A New Planar Magnetic In-Ear Monitor from Audeze
The LCD-i3 the successor to the extremely popular iSINE 20 and “little brother” to the LCD-i4.
Three more audiologists earn Sensaphonics Gold Circle certification
Sensaphonics Gold Circle Seminar trains musician-specialized audiologists.
ACS Combines Spatial Awareness with High-Fidelity Sound
Hear your surroundings without affecting sound quality with the new ACS Ambient Series.
Pro Sound News Reviews the Stealth Sonics C9 In-Ear Monitor
Russ Long — one of the industry's most trusted IEM reviewers — shares his thoughts and experiences with Stealth Sonics flagship IEM.
What's the difference between an In-Ear Monitor, an Earphone, and a Headphone?
The terms are often thrown around interchangeably but there are significant differences between headphones, earphones, and in-ear monitors.
JH Audio Announces new 7-Pin Cable Design for Upcoming Icon Series
Jimi — the first new IEM in the rock and roll ICON series — is configured with seven balanced armatures and loaded with all of the newest tech, including JH Audio's latest 7-pin cable design and built-in acoustic sound chamber.
Here's a simple and professional way to start using in-ear monitors
The Fischer Amps In Ear Stick is an award winning in-ear body pack that delivers big sound while staying lightweight.
QDC Announces new IEM for less than $250
This universal in-ear monitor hits the right price point to expand the in-ear market.
Louder Isn't Better || Tips On Mixing In-Ear Monitors
The goal is to protect hearing while giving a balanced, clear mix.
It only takes one performance to experience all of the benefits of in-ear monitors
In-ear monitors provide sound isolation and help performers stay in pitch and hit their cues. And getting started with them is much easier than you might think.
In-Ear Monitors for Drummers
What's more important — a good in-ear monitor system or your snare drum?
64 Audio Launches Limited Edition Fourté Noir Universal In-Ear Monitor
Based upon the foundation of 64 Audio’s acclaimed and award-winning audiophile-grade tia Fourté, the Fourté Noir includes the industry’s first completely tubeless technology taken to the next level with numerous upgrades
JH Audio & Astell & Kern Launch the Layla Aion IEM
This is the 3rd generation of an industry classic.
When my Artists want that Studio Mix sound plus ear protection, IEMs are the way to go.
Eddie “El Brujo“ Caipo — Sound Engineer for Enrique Iglesias, Gwen Stefani, Christina Aguilera
In-ears are an essential tool on every show I do. With audience levels reaching over 100 decibels, the contestants rely on the sound isolation not only to hear their voice and music but also the pitch, clicks and cues vital to their performance.
Jason Batuyong, Monitor Mixer for America's Got Talent
CTM's Da Vinci X Nominated for NAMM TEC Award
The Da Vinci X is Clear Tune Monitor's flagship universal in-ear monitor.
Sound-induced hearing loss is the world’s leading cause of preventable hearing issues
Over a billion teenagers and young adults are at risk of developing hearing loss because they listen to music too long and too loud.
In-ear monitors are for the studio, for the stage, and for the true music lover
The in-ear monitor is the most versatile of all headphones. It is the most compact. The most portable. And the best way to make & listen to music.
The Chinese Transformation — From Manufacturing to Design & Innovation
Ninety per cent of the world’s headphones are produced in China, 90 per cent of China’s headphones are produced in Guangdong, and 90 per cent of Guangdong’s headphones are made in Dongguan,
In-ear Monitors give singers unprecedented control over their voice
In-ear monitors can help vocalists sing with ease and with far less strain. Use these simple mic control practice techniques to master singing with in-ear monitors.