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  • Thursday, May 06, 2010
    PSW Staff 05/06/10 07:15 AM, 0 Comments
    GRAMMY winning Engineer Mike Shipley has recently adopted the UAD-2 DSP Accelerator Card and UAD Powered Plug-ins. Shipley has worked with Producer Mutt Lange for over two decades, and together they have crafted multi-platinum records for Shania Twain, Def Leppard, Allison Kraus and currently Maroon 5. Whether mixing on an SSL J console or mixing in the box Shipley now relies heavily on the UAD-2 and UAD Powered Plug-ins to achieve the desired sound. Said Shipley, “I’m tracking this Allison… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollDigitalDigital Audio WorkstationsProcessorStudioSystemAudio

  • Wednesday, May 05, 2010
    Michael Nunan
    PSW Staff 05/05/10 06:48 AM, 0 Comments
    Sennheiser and Neumann Canada are presenting a technical seminar at the upcoming MIAC/PAL Trade Show in Toronto, Canada on Sunday, May 16th. Michael Nunan, post sound supervisor for CTV will discuss “Demystifying AES-42 Digital Microphones” The Most Misunderstood Newcomers on the Technology Scene. One of the most exciting and potentially revolutionary developments to come along in decades, they’re also one of the most misunderstood. Unlike many new technologies and products that are supposed to be better simply because they’re new,… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollDigitalInterconnectMicrophoneProcessorRemoteSystemAudio

  • Tuesday, May 04, 2010
    PSW Staff 05/04/10 02:47 PM, 0 Comments
    French electronic pop duo, Air, recently completed an extensive tour of Europe and America to promote their new album, Love2, carrying a combined FOH and monitor iLive digital system from Allen & Heath. “I’ve been using an iLive-112 system ever since I toured with Florence & the Machine in 2008,” explains AIR’s FOH engineer. Dave McDonald. “iLive’s two greatest attributes are the way it’s laid out and the way it sounds. When I glance down everything’s in place telling me… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConsolesDigitalMixerSoftwareSound ReinforcementSystemAudio

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    PSW Staff 05/04/10 06:55 AM, 1 Comment
    Mobile production services provider Lyon Video has selected Calrec Audio’s 144-fader Apollo with Bluefin2 HDSP, for its new HD truck, MU11, which is scheduled to hit the road in August. “We chose the Apollo console because we believe it will give us a technical edge, particularly in providing tough mixes on extremely big shows,” said Chad Snyder, Lyon Video account manager. “Apollo is a truly impressive digital desk, and its 144 faders give the audio operator extremely fast access to… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollAVConsolesDigitalInstallationMixerStageSystemAudio

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    PSW Staff 05/04/10 05:57 AM, 0 Comments
    Loud And Pro has become the first Hungarian rental company to own a Midas PRO6 live audio system, purchasing two for its fast-growing PA inventory. Loud And Pro, which started life 10 years ago, is now the biggest backline supplier in the country, and has diversified into PA hire. “We have a small PA system at the moment but it was time to upgrade,” says Loud And Pro’s sales and marketing manager Levente Csecsi. “We contacted many Hungarian distributors including… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollConsolesDigitalMixerSound ReinforcementAudio

  • Friday, April 30, 2010
    PSW Staff 04/30/10 11:09 AM,
    Audiofile Engineering has released Backline Calc 2.0, an update to their audio calculator app for Apple iPhone and iPod touch. Backline Calc is a valuable tool, featuring more than 20 calculators and converters. “Playing, teaching, practicing or writing music, mixing live sound and producing music all involve calculations and conversions of musical and technical data,” says Matthew Foust of Audiofile Engineering. “Backline Calc lets you calculate musical, acoustic, video and even electrical data quickly and easily, so you can get… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollProductProductionBacklineDigitalMeasurementStudioSystem

  • Thursday, April 29, 2010
    PSW Staff 04/29/10 09:13 AM, 0 Comments
    The David H. Koch Theater, part of the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York City, has been home to the finest ballet and opera performances since opening in 1964. Formerly the New York State Theatre, the historic structure was originally built as part of New York State’s cultural participation in the 1964-1965 World’s Fair. During a multi-million dollar renovation that began in 2008, funded by billionaire philanthropist David H. Koch, the massive overhaul encompassed structural and architectural… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollConsolesDigitalInstallationMixerSound ReinforcementSystem

  • Tuesday, April 27, 2010
    PSW Staff 04/27/10 10:45 AM, 0 Comments
    In effort to improve upon its sound reinforcement capabilities, the Indianapolis Marion County Superior Courts recently upgraded its physical systems which included the addition of audio processing technology from Lectrosonics. Indianapolis, IN based ESCO Communications was contracted to handle the court’s upgrade. Phil Hodson, Director of Project Engineering for ESCO Communications, discussed the project’s key challenges. “During our discussions with the client and upon examination of the facility,” Hodson explained, “it became clear that automation and unattended operation were crucial… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollAVDigitalEthernetInstallationNetworkingProcessorSignalSystemAudio

  • Monday, April 26, 2010
    PSW Staff 04/26/10 12:02 PM, 0 Comments
    Aviom’s Pro16 digital snake and personal mixing system, supplied by Coda Audio Services, is helping to bring versatility and lower stage volumes to the worship services at the newly constructed Bartley Christian Church sanctuary in Singapore. As part of a new construction effort to accommodate an ever-expanding congregation, Bartley Christian Church in Singapore employed PAVE Systems as systems integrators to help update its audio system. With plans for the new sanctuary to seat up to 1,200, but with attendance for… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollDigitalEthernetInstallationInterconnectNetworkingSignalSound ReinforcementSystemAudio

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    PSW Staff 04/26/10 07:15 AM, 0 Comments
    FOH engineer Trevor Gilligan recently completed a UK tour with Beverley Knight using a Midas PRO6 live audio system. This was Gilligan’s first time out with a PRO6, who stated, “I put together a 37 channel mix using one stereo sub group for Beverley and another for the backing vocals.” “This was so I could insert a frequency compressor on each sub group, and they worked beautifully. As I mixed our first show I started to notice how solid and… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollConsolesDigitalMixerSystem