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  • Friday, August 05, 2011
    digital consoles
    PSW Staff 08/05/11 09:55 AM, 0 Comments
    DiGiCo consoles utilized on a range of outdoor shows this summer, including Jessie J, the LED Festival, Judas Priest, the Killers and Take That. But with Coldplay headlining no less than 15 festivals around the world, Front of House engineer Daniel Green’s SD7 is probably the most traveled DiGiCo desk of all. Coldplay’s busy summer includes headline appearances at Rock am Ring / Rock im Park (Germany), Jammin’ (Italy), Pinkpop (Netherlands), Glastonbury and T In The Park (UK), Where The… View this story
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  • Monday, August 01, 2011
    digital consoles
    PSW Staff 08/01/11 11:41 AM, 0 Comments
    The Donauinselfest – or Danube Island Festival – is a huge, free annual event that attracts millions of visitors to Vienna each June. This year, rental company Concept Solutions provided two DiGiCo SD8s for the festival’s front of house and monitor duties, supplied to them by DiGiCo Austrian distributor TON Eichinger.  Concept Solution’s Raphael Rupprecht explains what was involved at this event. “This is a three-day festival featuring open-air stages around the island,” he says. “We started working at 9… View this story
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  • Wednesday, July 27, 2011
    PSW Staff 07/27/11 03:33 PM, 0 Comments
    Waves Audio has announced updated SoundGrid capability for DiGiCo digital mixing consoles. The update, SoundGrid Version 2, features dual engine support for DiGiCo SD7 consoles running Waves V8 plugins. Since Waves and DiGiCo formed a strategic alliance in 2010, DiGiCo users are able to run Waves reverbs, equalizers, compressors, limiters, delays and more, directly from their DiGiCo SD series consoles. SoundGrid-compatible plugins come pre-loaded into DiGiCo consoles, eliminating the need to install. Waves SoundGrid/DiGiCo V2 features:   Full SD7 dual… View this story
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  • Wednesday, July 20, 2011
    digital consoles
    PSW Staff 07/20/11 04:38 PM, 0 Comments
    Showcasing a pair of emerging retro soul artists—Bruno Mars and Janelle Monae, along with opening acts, Plan B, Patrick Stump and Mayer Hawthorne—the two-month ‘Hooligans in Wondaland’ tour wound its way through sheds across North America in early summer. The Clair Global-supported outing was outfit with a double dose of DiGiCo SD8s—both equipped with DiGiCo/Waves SoundGrid bundle—plus two Digi-Racks (one stage 56 mic in/8 line out, and one local 8 mic in/40 line in/8 AES/EBU I/O, and 40 line out)… View this story
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  • Thursday, July 14, 2011
    digital consoles
    PSW Staff 07/14/11 07:49 AM, 0 Comments
    Jon Lemon has been utilizing DiGiCo consoles on A-list tours for nearly eight years, so when the mix engineer was asked to handle front of house on a short tour with The Fray, he took the opportunity to check out the latest DiGiCo SD10 console. The Denver rocker’s mini tour, opening for U2 on a handful of make-up dates from last year’s cancelled tour, allowed Lemon to assemble and test-drive a small touring package utilizing the compact SD10 in tandem… View this story
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  • Friday, July 01, 2011
    digital consoles
    PSW Staff 07/01/11 02:26 PM, 0 Comments
    As the audio director for Merlefest, one of the largest traditional bluegrass music hoedowns in the U.S., industry veteran and SE Systems co-owner Cliff Miller has been on the scene for all of the fest’s 24 years. Recently, SE added a pair of the new DiGiCo SD10 consoles and two DiGiCo SD racks with HMA Optics—their first DiGiCo purchase—to the company’s touring stock. Miller was looking for a couple of new digital consoles that could do 96 kHz, when DiGiCo… View this story
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  • Monday, June 27, 2011
    PSW Staff 06/27/11 11:45 AM, 0 Comments
    Late May saw Swedish truck body manufacturer SKAB Group treat its employees and their families to a remarkable company party. With DiGiCo SD8 and SD8-24 consoles mixing the performances, the party went with a swing, not to mention some heads-down boogie. Falkenberg-based Hire Sound Sweden was appointed by event management company 2e Group to provide sound reinforcement for the party, which took place in Falkenberg’s Falkenhalle. The event was for 550 SKAB employees and their families, celebrating the fact that… View this story
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  • Friday, June 24, 2011
    PSW Staff 06/24/11 11:00 AM, 0 Comments
    DiGiCo’s very first SD11 console has made its debut in the field - and on the road - with Staind founder and frontman Aaron Lewis. Out in support of his debut country-tinged solo album, Town Line, released in March 2011, the stripped-down tour features Lewis in an acoustic duo setting on sold-out stages ranging from headlining 700-seat casinos, churches and honky-tonks, to playing opening slots on 50,000-seat arena and festival bills. Long-time DiGiCo user Clay Hutson - who’s wearing multiple… View this story
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  • Monday, March 07, 2011
    PSW Staff 03/07/11 09:12 AM, 0 Comments
    It’s not easy for a young audio company to compete in London’s theatreland, but Andrew Johnson and his company, Pressure Wave Audio, are making their mark. The company’s latest project is the sound design and audio equipment supply for Southwark Playhouse’s production of the Stephen Sondheim classic, Company. The complexity of the design and restrictions on space dictated the need for a small, yet powerful and versatile mixing console, with the DiGiCo SD9 fulfilling that requirement and then some. “Southwark… View this story
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  • Monday, January 24, 2011
    PSW Staff 01/24/11 04:01 PM, 0 Comments
    As its first conference since David Cameron became prime minister, the 2010 Conservative Party Conference was of particular importance to the party, and it provided a considerable test for the DiGiCo SD9 digital console as well. Sound reinforcement for the event, held at Birmingham’s ICC’s Symphony Hall, was provided by RDC Audio for the third year running, working with conference production company Blueway. With the world’s media providing extensive coverage on radio, television, online and in the newspapers, it was… View this story
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