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  • Thursday, January 19, 2017
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    PSW Staff 01/19/17 02:08 PM,
    Travis front of house engineer Jon Lewis notes that the Allen & Heath dLive S Class digital mixing system has become his mixer of choice following several months of extensive touring by the Scottish rock band. Travis embarked on a European tour in May 2016 to promote its new album, Everything At Once. The tour was followed by dates on the worldwide festival circuit, finishing in December with a run of arena gigs back in the UK. “I was very… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsAVConcertConsolesDigitalEngineerMixerSound Reinforcement

  • Monday, January 16, 2017
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    PSW Staff 01/16/17 01:09 PM,
    Status Quo boasts 100 single releases, 60 UK chart hits including 22 in the top ten, the opening act for ‘Live Aid’ in 1985 and recipients of multiple industry awards. Perhaps less well-known but just as significant is their long commitment to charities including The Prince’s Trust, the British Heart Foundation and Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy. In early 2016 the band announced their final electric tour, the appropriately-named ‘Last Night Of The Electrics’, for which London-based Capital Sound deployed its Outline… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound Reinforcement

  • Friday, January 13, 2017
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    PSW Staff 01/13/17 02:52 PM,
    Since he first appeared at the Marshland Festival in Lake Charles, Louisiana, Frank Foster has stuck with Deep South Productions (DSP) for all his touring technology, including the J-Series from d&b audiotechnik which was added about three years ago. “It’s where my business relationship with DSP’s owner Marvin Simon was cemented,” says Foster. “I’m into every aspect of my show, especially the sound, and I appreciate the difference I get from DSP, especially since Marvin bought that new German audio… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsAVBusinessConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementStageSubwoofer

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    PSW Staff 01/13/17 09:55 AM,
    As they prepare for a busy 2017 touring schedule, Los Angeles based indie-rock band, Local Natives, is celebrating its successful 2016 USA and European concert series, with Allen & Heath’s dLive S Class digital mixing system managing monitor requirements. Promoting their third studio album, Sunlit Youth, the 16-week tour extensively covered venues across the USA and Europe. Monitor engineer, Laurence Eaves, provided the five-piece band with 12 separate in-ear and wedge mixes from 48 on-stage sources, using a dLive S5000… View this story
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  • Thursday, January 12, 2017
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    PSW Staff 01/12/17 02:40 PM,
    The Dead Daisies comprise some of the most wanted A-list musicians on the heavy rock circuit, including lead guitarist Doug Aldrich (Whitesnake, Dio), vocalist John Corabi (Mötley Crüe, The Scream), rhythm guitarist David Lowy (Red Phoenix, Mink), power drummer Brian Tichy (Ozzy Osbourne, Foreigner), and versatile bass player Marco Mendoza (Thin Lizzy, Whitesnake, Ted Nugent).  Self-described as “classic, three-chord, visceral, melt-your-face hard rock,” the band requires solid wireless systems like the Lectrosonics Digital Hybrid Wireless LT belt pack transmitters and… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertManufacturerSound ReinforcementStageWireless

  • Wednesday, January 11, 2017
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    PSW Staff 01/11/17 08:09 AM,
    OSA International recently had to produce back-to-back events for two clients who used Chicago’s Navy Pier in very different ways. Fortunately, they had Martin Audio MLA to help them overcome a number of challenges. The American Institute of Architects (AIA) Designight 2016 had the venue for one night while the Gateway for Cancer Research Cures Gala 2016 was set for the following evening. Both of the events were completely different technically, and had to be strategically designed to provide both… View this story
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  • Tuesday, January 10, 2017
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    PSW Staff 01/10/17 10:54 AM,
    A combined Allen & Heath dLive and ME system was used on the 20th anniversary tour of collaborative album ‘El Gusto es Nuestro’ by Spanish artists, Ana Belén, Joan Manuel Serrat, Miguel Ríos and Víctor Manuel. Supplied by PA company, Sorter Sound Professional, a dLive digital mixing system, comprising a S7000 surface with DM64 MixRack, and a set of 16 ME-1 personal mixers with a ME-U hub, managed the complex monitoring requirements of the 4 main artists and additional 14… View this story
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    PSW Staff 01/10/17 08:06 AM,
    Four-time Grammy Award winning bassist, Stanley Clarke, is equally gifted as a recording artist, performer, conductor, arranger, producer, and film score composer. A true pioneer in jazz and jazz-fusion, Clarke is particularly known for his ferocious bass dexterity during his over 40+-year career. Out on tour recording promotional material for Clarke’s latest yet-to-be-named album which was mixed live during several dates this past December, front of house engineer, Travis Rogers, used a Yamaha CL1 digital audio console to mix and… View this story
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  • Wednesday, January 04, 2017
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    PSW Staff 01/04/17 11:38 AM,
    Big Night Chicago is part of the Big Night America New Year’s Eve Series. Once again this year, Sound Works Productions, (Mokena, IL) deployed NEXO GEO S12 line arrays to ring in 2017 at the event held in the historic Palmer House Hotel. This year’s entertainment included DJ ArkiTeK, Steve Smooth, and Wells Adams at the all-inclusive affair. The NEXO-based system consisted of eight GEO S1210s, two S1230s, six RS18 Ray Subs, eight PS10s used for fills, and four NX4x4… View this story
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  • Tuesday, January 03, 2017
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    PSW Staff 01/03/17 03:41 PM,
    When heavy metal band, Stryper was scheduled to play at The Liberty in Roswell, New Mexico, recently, John Pennell, owner of Total Productions, turned to FBT to supply a complete front of house rig utilizing Mitus 206 line arrays and Mitus 218A subs. The Liberty is a popular venue with bands making their way from Texas to Albuquerque on their tours, but it’s also a rental space for private events. With this in mind, Pennell has always had to be… View this story
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