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Articles Tagged Concerts

  • Friday, April 29, 2016
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    PSW Staff 04/29/16 08:35 AM,
    New age pianists, Kevin Kern and Daydream, recently held a joint concert at KEPCO Art Centre in Seoul, Korea, managed by an Allen & Heath Qu-32 compact digital mixer with AB168 remote IO audio rack. Kevin Kern and Daydream are well known for writing sound tracks for many popular TV dramas, such as the popular Korean TV dramas, Autumn in My Heart and Winter Sonata, as well as documentaries and radio broadcastings. Technically, the focus of the concert was to… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 04/29/16 07:28 AM,
    American hip-hop artist Future chose an all-RCF system for his concert in Charlotte, North Carolina recently. The show was held in the renovated multi-purpose arena of the Bojangles Coliseum Complex. Touring extensively in the US, Canada and Europe, the 32-year-old rapper has proved to be a real hitmaker with four studio albums plus several mix tapes and singles released since 2010, and over 1.3 million copies sold in the US. The RCF system for the Charlotte show comprised:—24 x TTL33-A… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerMonitoringSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

  • Thursday, April 28, 2016
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    PSW Staff 04/28/16 07:04 AM,
    When your client has been one of the creative forces behind the reference music used to tune literally thousands of concert PA systems across the known universe, you had better bring your “A-Game”—and your best gear. That is exactly what Clearwing Productions did when they got the call to provide sound reinforcement for David Gilmour’s Rattle That Lock North American tour by specifying a full L-Acoustics K1/K2 rig complemented by the company’s brand new KS28 subwoofers. “KS28 is a marked… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsAmplifierConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementStageSubwoofer

  • Wednesday, April 27, 2016
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    PSW Staff 04/27/16 08:33 AM,
    A unique ‘free concert’ took place recently at Florence’s Piazza della Signoria, an L-shaped square in front of the historic Palazzo Vecchio. The idea was conjured up by Powersoft, who sensed that by taking over this famous square with an impromptu ‘orchestra’ — all ‘playing’ their Deva sensor-equipped multifunctional device that enables audio messaging and video capturing — they would be staging something unique. The event coincided with the company’s pre-Frankfurt, Germany distributor meeting. The idea was to showcase and… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVConcertLoudspeakerNetworkingRemoteSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 04/27/16 07:05 AM,
    Celebrating 30 years in 2016, the “South by Southwest Music and Media Conference” (SXSW) is a six-day event held every March in Austin, Texas (USA).  Allen & Heath’s digital mixers from across its dLive, GLD and Qu ranges were employed this year in many of the participating venues. Two dLive systems managed the popular British Music Embassy Showcase, hosted by Austin’s “Latitude 30” club and featuring 10 to 12 bands each day of the festival. A GLD-80 was installed at… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalMixerMonitoringSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 04/27/16 06:47 AM,
    For more than 20 years tribute band BABBA has been selling out halls across Australia, Asia, and New Zealand, transporting spellbound crowds back to the heady days of the 1970s with tight harmonies, stunning costumes, and razor-sharp choreography. The band’s authentic musical tribute is all the more impressive thanks to their compact Fulcrum Acoustic PA rig. The band’s audio director, Simon Stavenuiter, has long been an advocate of Fulcrum loudspeakers. Stavenuiter, or “Stav” as his friends call him, employs a… View this story
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  • Tuesday, April 26, 2016
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    PSW Staff 04/26/16 06:59 AM,
    Tools from Waves Audio were employed by front of house engineer Stephen Bailey for mixing live sound at the Passion 2016 conference. Passion 2016 was held simultaneously across three venues (with emphasis on the slogan “3 Locations, 2 Cities, 1 Heartbeat”), all linked by fiber and with satellite redundancy. Production for the event was managed by Black & White Live, with RAT Sound providing all audio systems and audio design, headed up by Matt Manix from Method Production Group.  A… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalNetworkingProcessorSound ReinforcementSystem

  • Monday, April 25, 2016
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    PSW Staff 04/25/16 12:29 PM,
    The American Airlines Center recently provided the setting for Placido Domingo’s first performance in the Miami area in over a decade. Locally owned Mix3 Sound was tapped to provide sound reinforcement for the sold out event, providing a full PA that featured Anya and Anna Adaptive Systems from Eastern Acoustic Works (EAW.). Jerry Eade, front of house engineer, notes, “It provided a really clean, pure vocal and a very natural, open sound—that’s the mark of a great system. It was… View this story
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    PSW Staff 04/25/16 10:00 AM,
    For the past ten years, Roselle Park, New Jersey-based Audio Incorporated vice president Mike Sinclair and partner Stephen Tolve have provided the sound for the annual Freifhofers Saratoga Jazz Festival, with Sinclair mixing front of house for many of the acts. The system Sinclair selected for the 2015 Saratoga Jazz Festival consists of a 12-cabinet Renkus-Heinz VL3 “J” array on each side of the stage. “Jazz audiences are totally unforgiving,” notes Sinclair. “With jazz, it’s especially important that the PA… View this story
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    PSW Staff 04/25/16 05:42 AM,
    Jeff Bridges is an Academy Award winning actor with a passion for music.  A talented song-writer, Bridges tours with his group, “The Abiders”, named after a famous line in his movie, “The Big Lebowski.” Tour manager, Sven Holcomb and front of house engineer Tyson Leonard have selected the Allen & Heath GLD-80 digital mixer and ME-1 personal monitors to support the band. Holcomb and Leonard had previously specified front of house and monitor mixers and monitor loudspeakers with a touring… View this story
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