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Articles Tagged Digital

  • Thursday, March 26, 2009
    clearcom freespeak
    PSW Staff 03/26/09 09:14 AM,
    Clear-Com Communication Systems is introducing FreeSpeak Version 2.0, offering enhanced beltpack capacity, Interrupted Foldback (IFB) functionality and improved group operations between beltpacks, party-lines and other external inputs. It will be on display at the upcoming Prolight + Sound 2009 (Hall 8, Booth K54) in Frankfurt. FreeSpeak is a digital wireless intercom system based on a cellular architecture that offers license-free communication and can allow up to 20 beltpacks to roam seamlessly between remote active antennas.  “In today’s live performance environments,… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundProductMonitoringNetworking

  • tc electronic bmc-2
    PSW Staff 03/26/09 07:18 AM, 0 Comments
    At the upcoming Musikmesse in Frankfurt, TC Electronic is introducing the BMC-2, a dedicated digital-to-analog converter and monitor control that’s suited for use with digital and analog loudspeakers. The BMC-2 is a self-contained desktop unit and can be operated without a Mac or PC (although it interfaces easily with both), providing instant control of sound levels and switching between three digital input sources – S/PDIF, AES3, TOS and ADAT. It also confirms if inputs are synchronous. The BMC-2 drives one… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingProductDigital Audio WorkstationsInterconnectStudio

  • Wednesday, March 25, 2009
    synaudcon image
    PSW Staff 03/25/09 12:30 PM, 0 Comments
    Syn-Aud-Con has several of its in-depth audio training sessions coming up, beginning in April and continuing through the year. Led by Pat Brown, Syn-Aud-Con is noted for the depth and quality of its educational efforts. Here’s the schedule of upcoming sessions: Core Principles Of Audio: Provides knowledge that is essential for operating a sound system. Important subjects such as microphone selection, mixer setup, and signal flow are extensively covered. The emphasis is on the practical rather than the theoretical, using… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundChurch SoundNewsEducationAudio

  • worxaudio baptist church
    PSW Staff 03/25/09 08:18 AM, 0 Comments
    With a rich history that dates back to 1876, Ringgold Baptist Church recently decided to overhaul the sound reinforcement system in its sanctuary, an effort spearheaded by Danville, VA-based Big Sound Productions, which selected a WorxAudio Technologies TrueLine X3i-P line array to head the new system. Chuck Eskey, Owner of Big Sound Productions, a design/build firm that caters primarily to the church audiovisual installation market, discussed the challenges this project presented. “The sanctuary at Ringgold Baptist Church is approximately 80… View this story
    Filed in: Church SoundNewsInstallationLine ArraySoftwareSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

  • yamaha digital training
    PSW Staff 03/25/09 07:09 AM, 0 Comments
    The Yamaha Commercial Audio Training Seminars (YCATS) group will hold its two-day Digital Sound Reinforcement (DSR) 101 class on Tuesday and Wednesday, May 5 and 6 in Nashville. Sponsored in part by Shure Microphones, the class provides complete audio system design and networking solutions and will focus on set up techniques ranging from microphones to large-scale speakers. Topics include: gain construction, attenuator settings, and SPL estimation. Yamaha DSR101 course components include fundamental concepts: dBSPL, dBu. dBV, calculations, and level management;… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsDigitalEducationManufacturerAudio

  • Tuesday, March 24, 2009
    digico sd7 nickelback
    PSW Staff 03/24/09 10:23 AM, 0 Comments
    With audio partners Clair Global (spearheaded by Roger Gibbons), Nickelback hit the road in early 2009 for dates both in the U.S. and U.K., with Monitor Engineer Mike Mule’ specifying a DiGiCo SD7 for the current tour. Having cut his teeth on DiGiCo D1s and D5s on previous tours. Mule’—who has amassed over 25 years of mixing credits with groups ranging from Dashboard Confessional and Rush to Van Halen and Whitesnake—started with Nickelback in ’05 on the “All The Right… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalSound Reinforcement

  • Monday, March 23, 2009
    salt lake acting company yamaha
    PSW Staff 03/23/09 12:17 PM, 0 Comments
    Housed in a historic church, Salt Lake Acting Company premieres new, original plays with bold themes. When it came time to buy a new mixing console, in-house sound maven Cynthia L. Kehr Rees chose the Yamaha IM8-32, an analog board with a straightforward layout and feature set. Kehr Rees, who is a member of United Scenic Artists local 829 and serves as a sound designer, system designer and sound engineer, has had extensive training on Yamaha’s digital consoles, including the… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsAnalogConsolesMixerSound ReinforcementStage

  • das audio canaval
    PSW Staff 03/23/09 09:14 AM, 0 Comments
    In mid-February, the House Depot, along with We Love Industries, teamed up with Congo De Oro Productions to help bring Miami the first annual Carnaval Electronic Music Festival at Miami’s Bayfront Park. Celebrating one of Colombia’s oldest carnivals, Carnaval is the 2009 Miami rebirth of that event. Featuring a variety of music to suit everyone’s preferences, the event drew approximately 2,000 spectators. With a crowd of this size, the sound system needed to be clear, potent, and offer considerable control… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound Reinforcement

  • Friday, March 20, 2009
    PSW Staff 03/20/09 09:01 AM, 0 Comments
    Aviom has expanded its Applications & Technical Training Program to include multiple interactive webcast sessions each month. Since the beginning of this year, the company has been hosting five or more of these sessions per month. The new expanded initiative features two training programs: one set of sessions designed for contractors, consultants, and other audio professionals and a second set designed specifically for end users. The training seminars cover everything from monitor mixing to getting started with digital snakes to… View this story
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  • lectrosonics simon paine
    PSW Staff 03/20/09 07:55 AM, 0 Comments
    The journey of Alexander Mackenzie—the first European to cross North America by land —was recently chronicled for a forthcoming documentary titled Destination Nord’Ouest 2, to be aired this spring by French language broadcasters TVA of Montreal and Toronto’s TFO. Co-produced by independent film and television production companies R. Charbonneau Productions of Ottawa and Les Productions Rivard of Winnipeg, Destination Nord’Ouest 2 employed two camera/sound crews and featured a journey of 1200 miles by canoe and 250 miles on foot over… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsAVMicrophoneAudio