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  • Tuesday, April 21, 2015
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    PSW Staff 04/21/15 10:40 AM,
    AKG by Harman is announcing the new D5 C dynamic directional microphone, designed for live sound environments. “Since its launch, the D5 has gained a well-deserved reputation as a highly durable and high-performance dynamic vocal microphone for live staging applications of all sizes,” said Erich Gaertner, product line manager, AKG. “The D5 C lives up to this reputation and offers live vocalists an expanded lineup of industry-leading microphone options to choose from.” Thanks to its cardioid polar pattern, the D5… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStage

  • Monday, April 20, 2015
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    PSW Staff 04/20/15 11:22 AM,
    AKG by Harman is introducing the new K181 DJ UE reference class DJ headphones, developed based on input from professional DJs. The K181 DJ UE (Ultimate Edition) headphones are built for professional DJ use in club environments. The K181 DJ UE headphones feature a closed back design and a 50 mm transducer, delivering power to withstand PA speakers, especially for pre-fader listening. For loud working conditions, the Bass Boost will help DJs better hear low frequencies, while the headphones’ coiled… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundAVMonitoringSound ReinforcementStage

  • Friday, April 17, 2015
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    PSW Staff 04/17/15 07:37 AM,
    AKG by Harman announces the introduction of its D112 MKII kick drum microphone, successor to the company’s D112. The D112 MKII improves upon its predecessor with a new integrated flexible mount. “The D112 has earned a well-deserved reputation as one of the best kick drum microphones ever made, for its high SPL capability, punchy EQ and bulletproof construction,” said Erich Gaertner, product line manager, AKG. “However, its rigid mount sometimes made it a little tricky to place in the optimum… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingAVMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStageStudio

  • Thursday, April 16, 2015
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    PSW Staff 04/16/15 09:57 AM,
    AKG by Harman has introduced the C314 dual-diaphragm condenser microphone, designed for studio environments ranging from home to professional studios. “The C214 holds the distinction of being the top-selling recording microphone in the United States, and the C314 is the latest model in this family of microphones,” says Erich Gaertner, product line manager, AKG. “We expect the C314 to achieve even greater success thanks to its affordability, versatility and world-class audio quality.” Other models with the new C314 in the… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsProductMicrophoneSignalStudio

  • Wednesday, April 15, 2015
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    PSW Staff 04/15/15 09:00 AM,
    Harman’s Soundcraft and Shure announce a new collaboration that enables native monitoring and control of select Shure wireless systems on Soundcraft Vi Series digital consoles. The initial implementation is being showcased at Prolight + Sound, where the new Soundcraft Vi5000 and Vi7000 Digital Mixing Consoles support Shure’s ULX-D and QLX-D Digital Wireless Systems. With the introduction of the Vi5000 and Vi7000 Consoles comes the new extension to the Vi’s VM2 radio microphone status monitoring feature, with Shure’s digital wireless systems… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundAVConsolesDigitalMicrophoneMixerProcessorSound ReinforcementWireless

  • Monday, April 06, 2015
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    PSW Staff 04/06/15 11:13 AM,
    Recently opened in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam, the new Gem Center is designed to host corporate conferences, artistic performances and more, equipped with an integrated audio system developed by local Harman Professional distributor Basao Investment. Specifically, the system for the 7,200-square-meter venue incorporates components from JBL Professional, Crown Audio, Soundcraft, dbx Professional, Lexicon and AKG. The integrated system delivers reinforcement to a coffee shop, a restaurant, two meeting rooms, two ballrooms, a sky bar, a… View this story
    Filed in: AVAmplifierAVBusinessConcertInstallationLine ArrayLoudspeakerManufacturerMicrophoneMixerProcessorSound ReinforcementSystemWireless

  • Friday, March 20, 2015
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    PSW Staff 03/20/15 12:19 PM,
    As a percussionist, singer and songwriter for Rúckatan, Carlos Elizalde combines Latin and Reggae dance-oriented music with highly energetic and crowd-electrifying moves. On Friday, March 27, the band will celebrate its 5-year anniversary with a show at Club Fox in Redwood City, California, where Elizalde will rely on Harman’s AKG microphones to support his mesmerizing vocals and percussions. Elizalde’s AKG live setup includes an AKG WMS4500 Wireless Microphone System with a D7 microphone and an IVM 4500 In-Ear Monitor Set,… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStageWireless

  • Friday, March 13, 2015
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    PSW Staff 03/13/15 01:41 PM,
    British folk rock trio (and sisters) The Staves recently toured Europe with a Harman’s Soundcraft Si Performer 2 digital console and AKG C5 microphones. Noted for their harmonies, the three sisters released their debut album, Dead & Born & Grown, in late 2012 and have grown in popularity throughout the world since that time. The delicate balance of harmonies led to the group’s current use of the C5 microphones. “We’ve got quite different-sounding voices and the AKG microphones easily handle… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsAVConcertConsolesDigitalEngineerMicrophoneMixerSound Reinforcement

  • Thursday, March 05, 2015
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    PSW Staff 03/05/15 11:04 AM,
    Shanghai University of International Business and Economics recently added 111 Harman’s AKG Perception wireless microphone systems for its on-campus lecture halls. Known for its diligence in handling large-scale projects across a wide range of verticals, including education, commercial, hospitality and entertainment, integrator Gold Sound chose the presenter set of this system to deliver a sustainable solution on a tight budget. “We like AKG not just because of its worldwide popularity, but also for what they offer at a reasonable price,”… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsAVInstallationInterconnectMicrophoneSound ReinforcementWireless

  • Monday, February 02, 2015
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    PSW Staff 02/02/15 03:11 PM,
    Offering closed-back performance and open-back sound for monitoring, mixing and mastering, Harman’s AKG today introduced its K553 PRO closed-back studio headphones. The K553 PRO provides an optimal balance of noise-isolating qualities of closed-back headphones and the spacious, multi-dimensional sound of an open-back design. The K553 PRO headphones feature 50mm drivers for a strong, yet accurate and distinguished bass response as needed for monitoring and mastering contemporary music. The extra-large soft ear pads and lightweight over-ear design ensure stress-free listening over… View this story
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