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Articles Tagged Festival

  • Tuesday, September 23, 2014
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    PSW Staff 09/23/14 02:04 PM,
    When Rome’s DNA Concerti decided to launch a brand new festival in a small picturesque town on the Aburzzo Adriatic coast of Italy, they contacted Blackout to provide the audio, lighting and video for the four-day festival. Blackout in turn delivered Outline PAs for each of the stages at the festival. “We worked for months on ensuring the success of the festival, which involved approximately forty bands from Italy and abroad,” explains Blackout owner Gaetano. “Meeting everybody’s requirements was no… View this story
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  • Friday, September 19, 2014
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    PSW Staff 09/19/14 09:55 AM,
    Klipsch has announced that it will power the second annual Music City Food + Wine Festival as the event’s official audio sponsor. Taking place in Nashville, Tennessee, September 20-21 and produced by GRAMMY-award winning artists Kings of Leon, world-renowned chef Jonathan Waxman, Vector Management’s Ken Levitan and Andy Mendelsohn and C3 Presents, the festival will feature a star-studded line-up of chefs, live music, interactive cooking demonstrations and more. “I’ve known about Klipsch since I was a little kid and my… View this story
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  • Friday, August 29, 2014
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    PSW Staff 08/29/14 12:16 PM,
    Singer-songwriter Alex Clare headlined the Future Stage at the recent V Festival in Celmsford Essex, with The Old Lion Touring Company providing a pair of Harman Soundcraft Vi6 digital consoles for FOH and monitors. According to Alex Clare’s FOH engineer Harry Devenish, Clare’s performances showcase a human approach to electronic music. “Alex’s performances fuse the weight and power of electronic records with live elements,” he said. “A lot of that is due to the bass setup—the bass guitars trigger a… View this story
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  • Friday, August 22, 2014
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    PSW Staff 08/22/14 11:21 AM,
    NEXO’s STM M28 compact line array has proved a great success for new owners BTM Sound S.L. The system recently debuted at the Porta Ferrada International Festival in Sant Feliu de Guixols on the sunny Costa Brava. This international festival, first held in 1958 and now one of the most important summer cultural events in Catalonia, has seen a high-quality and eclectic program of performers throughout July and August.  In its picturesque location beside Sant Feliu’s town harbour, the purpose-built… View this story
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  • Monday, August 18, 2014
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    PSW Staff 08/18/14 11:26 AM,
    Four days of amazing public theatre saw the return of the Royal De Luxe giant marionettes to Liverpool for a weekend of fun, history, poignancy and superlative entertainment. Adlib, also of Liverpool, was at the heart of the action providing sound reinforcement systems throughout the city. The show “Memories of August 1914”, designed to commemorate the centenary anniversary of the start of World War I, also highlights the heroic Liverpool Pals who answered Lord Kitchener’s call for volunteer recruits. The… View this story
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  • Thursday, December 12, 2013
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    PSW Staff 12/12/13 12:40 PM,
    The Austin City Limits Music Festival is renowned for the high-caliber live performances that entertain 225,000 music fans each year in Austin, Texas. The popularity and size of the 2013 event resulted in an expansion of the program to two consecutive weekends, accommodating performances by over 150 acts on eight stages. Leading sound reinforcement companies LD Systems (Houston, TX), Big House Sound (Austin, TX), Crossroads Audio (Dallas, TX), Thunder Audio (Livonia, MI), and Miller Pro AVL (Austin, TX) all used… View this story
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  • Tuesday, October 29, 2013
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    PSW Staff 10/29/13 11:42 AM,
    Renowned French music festival, Le Cornouaille, hosted several world-known artists including Steve Hackett (Genesis Revisited), Dan Ar Braz, Murray Head, Salif Keita, and Goran Bregovik among others. The festival, held in the French region of Brittany, featured 3 main stages each supported by several of Harman’s Martin lighting consoles and luminaires. French rental company SIWA provided the gear. Lighting of the main stage, “Espace Gradlon,” was controlled with a brand new Martin M6 console operated by François Guillet of Lumières… View this story
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  • Wednesday, October 09, 2013
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    PSW Staff 10/09/13 10:56 AM,
    Pilot Record’s Inter City Music Festival recently took place at the Golden Sands Beach in the Huangdao district of Qingdao, China. Many of record label’s acts performed including Reflector, Zheng Jun, CMCB, Twisted Machine and headliner Miserable Faith. Real Music Acoustics & Lighting Technology Co. Ltd., Adamson Systems Engineering’s distributor in China and Hong Kong, supplied an Energia E15 line array system for the two-day festival. “The record labels artists represent many different genres of music,” explains Richie Wang, GM… View this story
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  • Friday, September 13, 2013
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    PSW Staff 09/13/13 11:10 AM,
    The Roskilde Music Festival in Denmark, one of Europe’s biggest summer music festivals, has brought together some of the world’s most popular artists since the early 1970s. On this year’s Orange Stage, Metallica headlined the festival, with performances from many other globally acclaimed artists, including Rihanna and Slipknot. Designed by veteran lighting designer Kasper Lange, the Orange Stage featured a vast amount of Harmn Martin lighting fixtures for the Metallica set. The Orange Stage included 68 Martin MAC 2000 Wash… View this story
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  • Wednesday, July 03, 2013
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    PSW Staff 07/03/13 03:27 PM,
    Polish rental company GMB Pro Sound will christen its new Meyer Sound LEO linear large-scale sound reinforcement system at the Heineken Open’er Festival in Gdynia, Poland. Owner Janusz Jonasz Tolopilo established GMB Pro Sound nearly 20 years ago to serve the growing demand for higher quality, more reliable live sound. The company’s purchase of a new LEO system adds to an inventory that includes MICA line array loudspeakers, UPA-1P and UPM-1P loudspeakers, MJF-212A stage monitors, and a large number of… View this story
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