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Articles Tagged Broadcast

  • Tuesday, September 23, 2014
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    PSW Staff 09/23/14 10:18 AM,
    As the first company to introduce FPGA technology to the audio production business, Fairlight has announced the launch of its second generation Crystal Core (CC-2) technology at the upcoming AES Convention (booth #1304) in Los Angeles. CC-2 incorporates an impressive 1000 playback channels, 100+ output buses and 100 live inputs. When teamed with Fairlight’s new V5 operating software, it offers the ultimate professional solution for the demanding delivery requirements of today’s broadcast industry. In keeping with Fairlight’s long tradition of… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsEngineerManufacturerProcessorStudio

  • Tuesday, September 16, 2014
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    PSW Staff 09/16/14 09:57 AM,
    Lawo has announced the debut of the mc²36 audio console at this year’s IBC show. The new console is an all-in-one mixing desk, with a comprehensive feature set that covers broadcast, theater, house of worship, live and install applications. The mc236 offers uncompromised sound quality, Lawo-grade mic preamps and an unprecedented value for money. It’s compact size along with a powerful DSP micro-core with internal 512x512 port audio matrix, and integrated I/O make the console ideally suited to permanent installations… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsConcertConsolesDigitalInstallationSound ReinforcementStageStudio

  • Friday, September 12, 2014
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    PSW Staff 09/12/14 05:28 PM,
    Version 3.0 updates, available in early 2015, have been announced for Yamaha Commercial Audio CL and QL Series digital consoles, providing increased capabilities in both live sound and broadcast applications. Note that there won’t be a QL Series version 2.0 so that the CL and QL Series Consoles will be at the same V3.0 level. CL and QL files are interchangeable, making it easy to choose and combine models to accommodate front of house and monitoring as well as broadcast… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsProductAVConsolesDigitalMixerMonitoringSoftwareSound ReinforcementStudio

  • Monday, September 08, 2014
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    PSW Staff 09/08/14 08:48 AM,
    The ways in which both streaming and broadcast audio platforms are evolving and converging will be on display at the upcoming 137th Audio Engineering Society Convention, set for Thursday, October 9, through Sunday, October 12, 2014, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Broadcast and streaming track chairman David Bialik has identified key trends in these spheres and assembled a series of qualified panels that will explore and discuss these topics.   The list of presentations includes: —Loudness for Streaming and… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsTrainingDigital Audio WorkstationsEducationEngineerMeasurementProcessorSignalStudio

  • Thursday, July 24, 2014
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    PSW Staff 07/24/14 02:48 PM,
    When the world’s biggest Spanish-speaking celebrities gathered in Miami for the 10th annual Premios Juventud awards show at the BankUnited Center, Professional Wireless Systems (PWS)  was once again backstage with a custom RF entertainment and intercom package to manage frequency coordination for the festivities. Presented by Univision, Premios Juventud (Youth Awards) is an awards show that nominates Spanish-speaking celebrities to celebrate their artistic achievements in 27 unique categories within the areas of film, music, sports, fashion and pop culture. In… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStageWireless

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    PSW Staff 07/24/14 12:54 PM,
    When sound mixer Richard Lightstone decided to upgrade his audio cart with a Dante-compatible digital recorder for his work with Disney XD’s semi-animated children’s program Kirby Buckets, he invested in Sound Devices’ new 970. The Sound Devices 970 is the company’s first-ever audio-only rack-mounted solution that also boasts an impressive 64 channels of Dante and MADI. “I am familiar with Sound Devices’ reputation with their earlier products,” Lightstone explains. “I had originally looked at their Video Devices PIX line and… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsDigitalStudio

  • Friday, July 18, 2014
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    PSW Staff 07/18/14 11:43 AM,
    When Spanish tenor and conductor Plácido Domingo took to the stage for the concert in Rio, honoring the close of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, television audiences received a crystal clear sound thanks to DPA Microphones’ d:dicate recording microphones. Performing at the HSBC Arena Stage in Rio de Janeiro, Domingo was accompanied by Puerto Rican soprano Ana María Martínez, Chinese pianist Lang Lang and the Brazilian Symphony Orchestra. With the entire world watching, Grammy Award-winner Jesse Lewis, audio producer for… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStageWireless

  • Thursday, July 17, 2014
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    PSW Staff 07/17/14 03:43 PM,
    “Friday Night Tykes” on Esquire—an NBCUniversal network—is a TV show that focuses on the competitive Rookies division in the San Antonio region of the Texas Youth Football Association. The series follows five different teams, both on and off the football field. There’s a lot of action, and Digital Hybrid Wireless technology from Lectrosonics helps capture it. Austin, TX-based location sound engineer John McKallip is one of two lead sound mixers on the show, working with Allen Green from San Antonio.… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingNewsAVEngineerMicrophoneRemoteTechnicianWireless

  • Tuesday, July 08, 2014
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    PSW Staff 07/08/14 01:09 PM,
    Live broadcast engineer John Perez (NFL On Fox, Fox College Football, The Academy Awards, Dr. Phil, The Doctors, An Inconvenient Truth, It Might Get Loud) chooses the Waves  Dugan Automixer, MultiRack, and other assorted Waves products for Jimmy Kimmel Live.  On the Dugan Automixer, Perez notes, “That product has been great to have here at Jimmy Kimmel Live. We have a unique room in the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood that presents many audio challenges. We have a very loud… View this story
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  • Monday, June 30, 2014
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    PSW Staff 06/30/14 04:47 PM,
    The CatholicTV Network, which broadcasts local national and international religious programming including live coverage of Pope Francis from production facilities in the Greater Boston area, has been equipped with the first Fairlight EVO.Live digital mixing console. Based on Fairlight’s Crystal Core technology, EVO.Live offers integrated HD video and multitrack audio recording designed for live production and broadcast studio applications that can be quickly reconfigured to operate as a post production system. Fairlight’s first production mixing console, EVO.Live can be used… View this story
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