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Articles Tagged Festival

  • Thursday, December 12, 2013
    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
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalSound ReinforcementStage

  • Tuesday, October 29, 2013
    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
    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
    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
    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
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerProcessorSound ReinforcementStage

  • Thursday, May 09, 2013
    PSW Staff 05/09/13 10:40 AM,
    Now in its fifth year, the annual Port Harcourt Carnival, better known as CarniRiv, has evolved from its modest beginnings as an informal regional gathering to become a major festival event - a true carnival in many respects. This year, with Port Harcourt celebrating its centennial, the program was even bigger. Held at the 25,000-seat Elekahia Liberation Stadium, the six-day lineup featured more than 40 regional and international artists including Shaggy, Morgan Heritage, 2face, Timaya, Duncan Mighty, and many more.… View this story
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  • Wednesday, January 23, 2013
    PSW Staff 01/23/13 09:30 AM,
    The TURBOSOUND Flex Array loudspeaker system has helped to make the fourth annual Nairobi Rock Fest a storming success. The festival, which takes place in the Kenyan capital, was headlined by African rockers Skinflint. “Flex Array has become a firm favorite for us here in Kenya as it allows our engineers and guest engineers to concentrate on getting bands to sound right, and not have to spend time setting up the front of house. It delivers no compromises on punch… View this story
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  • Wednesday, August 08, 2012
    PSW Staff 08/08/12 06:30 AM,
    Dóm Square in Szeged, Hungary, (literally, Cathedral Square) is one of the largest squares in Hungary. Every year its 12,000 square meters of open space are transformed into a 4,000-seat auditorium to host the Szeged Open-Air festival. With a tradition stretching back over 75 years, the festival is Hungary’s largest open-air theatre and music event and the most visited summer cultural event of the region. The unique nature of the festival with its stunning backdrop of the Szeged cathedral is… View this story
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  • Wednesday, May 09, 2012
    PSW Staff 05/09/12 09:24 AM,
    Malaysian DPA dealer AV United has supplied a number of mics to two companies staging the Penang World Music Festival 2012, Kinakoworx Productions and Echo Sound. The annual event, hosted by the Penang State Tourism Development and Culture Office, was held at Penang’s Botanic Gardens. It featured 18 bands from as far away as Colombia and Mongolia as well as from neighbouring Indonesia, South Korea and the Philippines. The DPAs – 10 DPA d:vote 4099D clip mics for drums and… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollConcertMicrophoneSound ReinforcementAudio

  • Tuesday, April 17, 2012
    PSW Staff 04/17/12 10:53 AM,
    Quakenbrueck,a small idyllic town on the Hase River in Lower Saxony, Germany, has played host to The Artland Bicycle Music Festival for the last two years. This year they did something different. Power was literally in the hands (or rather, the feet) of the spectators. Working with d&b audiotechnik, the festival organizers created a sound system that was bicycle-powered. “We take audience participation to a whole new level,” explains Bob Giddens, member of The Artland Country Club Band and one… View this story
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