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Articles Tagged Console

  • Thursday, April 10, 2014
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    PSW Staff 04/10/14 02:18 PM,
    As part of a complete architectural and electronic renovation, Virginia Arts Recording recently replaced its large-format digital console with a 16-channel API 1608 analog console with P-Mix fader automation. The north-central Virginia-based studio has been serving local musicians, labels, and radio stations for over 30 years. The current owners, Chris Doermann and Sean Dart, are embracing that history and the industry’s pivot to analog with the new API console and a 24-track, 2-inch tape machine. Virginia Arts Recording also retains… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsAnalogConsolesInstallationStudio

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    PSW Staff 04/10/14 01:30 PM,
    The ever Audient ASP4816 in the South Pacific has been installed at The Analogue Café, a self-professed “old fashioned recording studio.” Studio owner Eric Malamud was keen to ensure that The Analogue Café lives up to its name, and his research into analog gear led him straight to Audient. Discovering that console designer David Dearden is Audient’s co-founder piqued his interest. “I already own a vintage Midas XL200, so I’m a Dearden fan by default,” says Malamud. General manager and… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsAnalogConsolesStudio

  • Tuesday, April 08, 2014
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    PSW Staff 04/08/14 12:53 PM,
    Located in the heart of Manhattan, Heavy Melody Music composes original tracks for film and video game trailers, designs sound and music for video games and television, and functions as a post-production facility.  Four friends run the studio, as well as software development company Heavyocity Media – a resource for composers and sound designers looking for production-ready musical and sound design elements.  Producing for both companies requires a wide range of technical audio needs, which is why each of Heavy… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsConsolesDigitalStudio

  • Friday, March 28, 2014
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    PSW Staff 03/28/14 09:12 AM,
    The Midas PRO1 Digital Mixing Console is the board of choice for Russ Miller and the Tudor House, a popular hotel, pub and performance venue located in Wigan, UK. Technical Manager Russ “the sound guy” Miller, who has worked with such notable acts as Sugarman, Lacuna Coil, Pop Will Eat Itself, and Curtis Stigers, specified the PRO1 after using it on multiple tours and high-profile music festivals. Tudor House, which has hosted live performances for the past 30 years across… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalMonitoringSound ReinforcementStage

  • Thursday, March 27, 2014
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    PSW Staff 03/27/14 02:11 PM,
    Avid has announced the release of VENUE Version 4.1.3 software, a free download for the Avid S3L live sound system that doubles the system’s on-board plug-in slots—from 20 to 40—to provide engineers with even more processing options than before. VENUE 4.1.3 also offers support for the latest qualified AAX live sound plug-ins. Avid S3L users can now choose from a superior range of Avid and third-party plug-ins from some of the world’s most respected developers such as Crane Song, McDSP… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConsolesDigitalManufacturerSoftwareSound Reinforcement

  • Friday, March 21, 2014
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    PSW Staff 03/21/14 01:15 PM,
    Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church in Plymouth, Michigan, has installed an Allen & Heath GLD-80 digital mixer along with an AR84 and AR2412 audio I/O racks, to manage FOH and Monitors. Our Lady caters for an eclectic music program that includes traditional organ, piano, cantor and a five to seven piece contemporary band. The sanctuary is acoustically lively and spacious, with high ceilings, skylights, resonant walls and, to make matters more challenging, nook spaces where audio signals can… View this story
    Filed in: Church SoundNewsConsolesDigitalSound ReinforcementStage

  • Wednesday, March 19, 2014
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    PSW Staff 03/19/14 10:25 AM,
    This year, for the first time, the National Hockey League (NHL) programmed four regular season games into outdoor venues in Los Angeles, New York and Chicago, scheduling the 2014 NHL Stadium Series between the previously established NHL Winter Classic and NHL Heritage Classic series of outdoor games. Tasked with mixing the live musical entertainment at the games in all three NHL series for broadcast on the NBC networks, Ron Reaves called on production provider Clair Nashville to supply a DiGiCo… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalSound Reinforcement

  • Friday, February 28, 2014
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    PSW Staff 02/28/14 12:46 PM,
    Ohio’s oldest and largest public community college, Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C) recently invested in an Audient ASP8024 for its Recording Arts and Technology program. Describing the British-made console as “a welcome addition to the program’s current list of analog desks,” instructor and staff technician Kevin Baylon explains, “We have never had a true in-line console to demonstrate how signal flow can be routed and re-routed through its architecture. I hope that students will appreciate and understand the ASP8024’s abilities in… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsAnalogConsolesEducationStudio

  • Thursday, February 27, 2014
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    PSW Staff 02/27/14 03:09 PM,
    Delhi’s famous Stellar Gymkhana Club used an Allen & Heath GLD-80 digital mixer for its prestigious Jashan-e Diwali event. The exclusive members-only club hosted a glittering banquet, and the mixer, supplied by local rental company Thukral Productions, managed entertainment provided by several renowned folk musicians. “The GLD-80 is a great audio experience at a simple price,” explains product specialist, Shailesh Awasthi, from A&H distributor, SunInfonet. “The labelling is clear, the fader banks make sense, the control strip across the top… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalSoftware

  • Wednesday, February 26, 2014
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    PSW Staff 02/26/14 01:50 PM,
    Woodworm Studios, a classic 30-year old rural residential facility, recently enjoyed a complete technical refurbishment with a Solid State Logic Duality SE console as the centrepiece for the studio complex. The original creative home to Fairport Convention, Jethro Tull and an early incarnation of Radiohead, among others, Woodworm Studios is under new management, which has upgraded the entire equipment collection and technical installation for the two-building facility. Duality was the key investment, bringing together the outboard gear, DAW and multiple… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsAnalogConsolesDigitalStudio