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Articles Tagged Console

  • Tuesday, May 20, 2014
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    PSW Staff 05/20/14 02:12 PM,
    Founding members of the multi-platinum band LIVE recently established Think Loud Studios in their hometown of York, Pa. When it came time to install a console in the world-class facility’s expansive Studio A, they opted for a 48-channel Solid State Logic Duality analog console/controller. The extensive experience that the group and their engineers have with classic SSL analog consoles led them directly to Duality. Known for classic albums including Throwing Copper, Secret Samadhi and The Distance to Here, the members… View this story
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    PSW Staff 05/20/14 01:44 PM,
    As any live sound engineer will tell you, touring mid-sized clubs is not for the faint of heart. Confronting the daily surprises of a new room, with a new sound system and a new console, can make or break the band’s show - and their audience. For Val Foster, engineer for Seattle hip hoppers Grieves, the solution was simple - using Mackie’s DL1608 digital live sound console with iPad control, Foster can assure the band and audience a consistent show,… View this story
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  • Friday, May 16, 2014
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    PSW Staff 05/16/14 11:07 AM,
    Multi-talented independent artist, producer, songwriter, performer and programmer Klayton, popularly known as Celldweller, uses a Solid State Logic AWS Hybrid Console/Controller as the centerpiece of his private Detroit-based recording studio, Celldweller Studios. Since creating his own space, all Celldweller projects, a combination of electronic tracks with rock and metal elements, have been mixed through the AWS. Recent work includes multiple iTunes charting album releases as well as custom tracks for TV shows, feature films, video games and movie trailers, such… View this story
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  • Wednesday, May 14, 2014
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    PSW Staff 05/14/14 09:11 AM,
    CADAC has announced the latest V2.1 software update for its flagship CDC eight digital live production console. The software upgrade provides a number of enhancements including simplified VCA group deployment via the SELECT button which now deploys the VCA group members on the console surface. Switching between input-driven and mix-driven Fader Follow is enabled at a touch of the screen. It is now possible to view and access single input channel contributions to multiple busses, or a single bus’ contributions… View this story
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  • Tuesday, May 13, 2014
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    PSW Staff 05/13/14 09:08 AM,
    Operating out of the home of sound engineer Kjetil Arvesen Nesheim, Kan Lyd is a growing professional project studio for mixing and overdubs. While recording and mixing full productions, Kjetil often travels with his studio gear to record throughout multiple locations. To create the sounds of a big studio through smaller recording spaces, Kan Lyd has commissioned API’s THE BOX console to accommodate the needs of recording artist clients with worldwide audiences. Kjetil had dreamed of owning a high-end console… View this story
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  • Wednesday, April 30, 2014
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    PSW Staff 04/30/14 09:20 AM,
    As part of the Cultural Center Circuit, multi-million selling singer-songwriter Heather Nova performed throughout Europe during the winter of 2013, embarking on a 50-day tour that stopped at 15 Dutch municipal theaters, 12 Belgian cultural centers, German symphony halls, an English church and Swiss clubs. The technical team selected a Harman Soundcraft Si Expression 1 digital console to power through these cultural venues, while maintaining a small footprint on the road. While also in charge of his own live sound… View this story
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  • Monday, April 28, 2014
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    PSW Staff 04/28/14 12:37 PM,
    A compact analog mixing console was what Czech violinist, composer and singer Karel Holas was after for his Prague studio. “From the wide variety of quality studio consoles available, I found only one complying with all my requests and wishes: Audient ASP4816,” he explains, having done his research. “Excellent microphone preamps, great and very easy routing options, precise EQ sections together with optimal ergonomics for studio usage,” he says, outlining some of the features on his wish list. Holas opened… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsAnalogConsolesStudio

  • Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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    PSW Staff 04/23/14 12:43 PM,
    The Behringer X32 has been selected for production and audio capture duties at 12 Moogfest panel and live performance venues. Chosen for its ease of use, scene recall and DAW integration, the X32 fits appropriately into the festival that celebrates the synthesis of art, technology and music. Asheville, NC’s annual Moogfest is five days of mind-expanding conversation, experimentation, and collaboration for creative professionals guided by pioneers of music and technology. Attendees are also treated to five evenings of landmark musical… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsBusinessConsolesDigitalManufacturerSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 04/23/14 10:57 AM,
    Italian rental company AGORA has purchased an SSL Live console to support the local and international music, sports and corporate events that it serves. In the nearly 25 years that it has been in business, AGORA has become the standard for the tours of top Italian artists, such as Andrea Bocelli, Laura Pausini, Ligabue and Tiziano Ferro, as well as high-profile international events, such as Carlos Santana, Red Hot Chilli Peppers and Elton John, the Live 8 concert and the… View this story
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  • Thursday, April 17, 2014
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    PSW Staff 04/17/14 09:26 AM,
    Since forming in December 2011, Australian pop rock band 5 Seconds of Summer has gained an impressive following, performing as the opening act for One Direction (a role they will reprise on an upcoming tour), had their debut single “She Looks So Perfect” hit Number One in 39 countries and sold out headlining shows in Australia, the U.S. and the UK in minutes. During the course of these events, the band and front of house engineer John Delf have toured… View this story
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