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Articles Tagged Festivals

  • Thursday, January 19, 2017
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    PSW Staff 01/19/17 04:40 PM,
    A daily crowd of more than 10,000 came together at the Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir for the 2016 edition of the annual BIC National Day Festival, with Bahrain’s Maestro Sound & Light providing sound reinforcement headed by the E-Series from Adamson Systems Engineering. The event at the “home of motorsport in the Middle East” featured the Kingdom of Bahrain’s biggest fireworks display and performances from Arabic stars such as Khalid Fouad and Abdallah Al Rowaished. “For the crucial mid-high… View this story
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  • Friday, December 16, 2016
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    PSW Staff 12/16/16 09:41 AM,
    Wall Sound and Lighting, based in the Canadian national capital of Ottawa, has secured its place as a major player in the region’s high-end event rental market by investing in a Meyer Sound LEO Family reinforcement system. “Here in Ottawa we’re sandwiched between Toronto and Montreal, which means we face stiff competition from large regional providers on the major events,” notes Neil Collier, senior project manager for the company. “Our recent investment in Meyer Sound’s LEO Family not only has… View this story
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  • Tuesday, December 13, 2016
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    PSW Staff 12/13/16 01:17 PM,
    Broadcast live on MSNBC, the fifth annual Global Citizen Festival (GCF) took over New York City’s Central Park in late-September for a concert that featured headliners Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar, Ellie Goulding, Metallica, Demi Lovato, Major Lazer and many others sharing their voices and music to help reduce world hunger, poverty and other pandemic social issues. Firehouse Productions once again served as the concert sound provider for GCF and this year switched over to L-Acoustics K1/K2-based PA system for the stage… View this story
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  • Friday, December 09, 2016
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    PSW Staff 12/09/16 09:05 AM,
    Allen & Heath’s dLive digital mixing system was selected to provide front of house and monitor mixing at the first Delta Jazz International festival hosted in Astrakhan, South Russia. The 3-day festival was an Italian-Russian collaboration involving the Astrakhan State Theatre of Opera and Ballet, Santa Cecilia Conservatory of Rome and the International Academy ARCO Foundation. The dLive system employed at the festival comprised a S5000 surface, DM48 MixRack and DX32 expander module, plus the new IP6 remote controllers. Monitor… View this story
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  • Tuesday, December 06, 2016
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    PSW Staff 12/06/16 08:48 AM,
    Hardly Strictly Bluegrass (HSB) is not your average festival. In fact, there is nothing “hardly” or “strictly” about the event in any way, be it the artists booked, the location, or the mix of tech that Bay-area-based Sound On Stage (SOS) uses to make it all happen. This year, SOS—which has supplied sound for each iteration of the festival since its debut in 2001—extended its run of leaning on L-Acoustics to provide the PA for all seven of the festival’s… View this story
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  • Thursday, December 01, 2016
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    PSW Staff 12/01/16 10:39 AM,
    Electric Jungle Music Festival in South China was recently staged at the Shenzhen Universiade Center, which was inaugurated just five years ago and offers a wide variety of on-site activities as well as the music. The festival, which featured sets by jungle artists such as R3HAB, Knife Party and Adventure Club, was supported by loudspeakers from Outline. For the second consecutive year, Guangzhou Haona Audio Equipment was the festival’s audio supplier. As well as lasting longer than in the past… View this story
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  • Wednesday, November 30, 2016
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    PSW Staff 11/30/16 01:28 PM,
    3G Productions recently provided five DiGiCo consoles to support RiseUp AS ONE, a live concert event held on the US-Mexico border in San Diego on Saturday, October 15. The event, produced jointly by the Fusion and Univision networks, and broadcast and streamed worldwide in both English and Spanish, featured Latino and Latina artists such as Alejandro Sanz, Miguel Bosé, Julieta Venegas, Los Tigres del Norte, Lupillo Rivera, Carlos Vives and Natalia Lafourcade, as well as appearances from Gael Garcia Bernal,… View this story
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  • Tuesday, November 15, 2016
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    PSW Staff 11/15/16 03:06 PM,
    Soundwave Productions provided a new Martin Audio MLA Compact system that enjoyed a successful inaugural run at the Dusk Music Festival. The first of its kind, the festival was held at the Rillito Downs Park racetrack at the base of the Catalina Mountains. It featured a typically eclectic Tucson lineup of artists including local Tex-Mex, Americana, indie rock’s Calexico, “Latin folk/soul artist” Gaby Moreno and “cosmic pop star” Luna Aura along with Hip Hop, EDM and other hard to categorize… View this story
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  • Friday, November 11, 2016
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    PSW Staff 11/11/16 07:43 AM,
    Allen & Heath’s dLive digital mixing system was employed on the main stage of the recent Bacardi NH7 Weekender, held in RBDSA Sports Complex in Shillong, India. The annual multi-city festival is one of the largest music festivals in India, hosting emerging local artists alongside major international acts, and attracting 12,000 visitors. PA company, Sound & Light Professionals (SNL), has managed sound reinforcement for the main stage since the event’s inception. This year, acts included Steven Wilson, Vertical Horizon, Farhan… View this story
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  • Wednesday, November 02, 2016
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    PSW Staff 11/02/16 07:57 AM,
    The eighth annual Electric Zoo Festival attracted a reported 83,000 EDM fans to Randall’s Island Park in New York City over Labor Day weekend with a lineup that featured Tiësto, Hardwell, The Chainsmokers, Bassnectar, Porter Robinson, Steve Aoki and many others. According to festival organizers, this year’s event marked the highest attendance since 2013, included a fully sold-out Sunday crowd of 33,000, and drew ticket holders from 90 countries and all 50 US states. Working closely with Backbone International, the… View this story
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