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Articles Tagged Harman

  • Thursday, August 15, 2013
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    PSW Staff 08/15/13 06:49 AM,
    AVI Event Services is a technical service provider for corporate events and professional venues based in Fort Wayne, Indiana. AVI’s sound engineers had been seeking the right audio mixing console to complement their services with the search recently culminating in the purchase of a Harman Soundcraft Si Expression 2 console. According to Todd Fiechter, Sound Engineer/Specialist at AVI, the company began considering purchasing a digital console in early 2012. “We knew we would have to make the transition to a… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundProductionNewsProductionAudioConsolesDigitalSound Reinforcement

  • Friday, August 02, 2013
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    PSW Staff 08/02/13 10:36 AM,
    Twelve months ago Dutch rental company Story Sound mobilized a vast armory of its then-brand-new Harman JBL VTX line array PA system to cover eight stages for the Emporium Festival in the city of Nijmegen, The Netherlands. Deploying its own inventory—and enclosures sub-hired in from AED Rent—Story Sound gave the system its first major baptism. But after working with the system for a year, and learning much about its capabilities, Michael Story, Managing Director of Story Sound, was able to… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementStage

  • Wednesday, July 31, 2013
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    PSW Staff 07/31/13 10:40 AM,
    Martin Professional today announced its revolutionary CO2 hazer, producing outstanding fine-particulate atmospheric effects for large venues.  Harman’s Martin Professional Jem Ready 365 Hazer uses advanced water-based fluid, which gives a comparable performance to industry-standard oils, producing the ultimate transparent haze, ideal for concerts, events, TV studios, theaters, clubs, cruise ships, theme parks and more. The Jem Ready 365 Hazer houses advanced technology, including automatic shutdown with battery backup to prevent clogging and running out of gas by producing limited haze,… View this story
    Filed in: ProductionNewsProductProductionLightingStagingConcert

  • Tuesday, July 30, 2013
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    PSW Staff 07/30/13 02:04 PM,
    The term “mega church” might have been coined to describe Tulsa, Oklahoma’s 12,000-member Church on the Move. At services, the church’s message is delivered on a scale that rivals major rock concerts, with full-scale lighting, sound and video in a sanctuary that’s bigger than many top music venues. The rock concert analogy is appropriate in more ways than one – the church’s audio and video staff rent rather than purchase most of their lighting, giving them access to the latest… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundProductionChurch SoundNewsProductionAudioLightingConcertLoudspeakerNetworking

  • Friday, July 26, 2013
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    PSW Staff 07/26/13 10:34 AM,
    Maidstone Studios, the UK’s largest independent TV facility, recently completed an HD-upgrade to its Studio 2, which included the installation of a Harman Studer Vista 5 digital audio console. An essential part of the upgrade to HD was the audio system. With a tight timescale of just under three weeks to refurbish the studios, which including a large amount of HD cabling and gallery monitoring, a seamless transition in operations was paramount. “With a Studer Vista 8 already installed for… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsConsolesDigitalStudio

  • Wednesday, July 24, 2013
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    PSW Staff 07/24/13 10:16 AM,
    Playing to a crowd of more than 20,000, Seattle-based grunge band Soundgarden recently performed at the Palacio de los Deportes in Mexico City during its international tour, running through summer 2013. The band’s 26-song set list was highlighted with the band’s extensive catalog and was brought to life by a Harman Martin Professional lighting system, deployed by OCESA PRG Mexico. Throughout the stage, 34 Martin MAC Viper Profiles, 13 MAC 2000 WASH beams, 20 MAC Aura LED’s, 12 Atomic Strobe… View this story
    Filed in: ProductionNewsProductionLightingConcert

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    PSW Staff 07/24/13 09:42 AM,
    Musician Joe Ellis’ career is flying higher than ever these days—literally and figuratively. Ellis is a professional commercial airline pilot and a professional musician and audio engineer. When he’s not flying, Ellis appears as a host on the TV show “The Aviators,” performs with his band under the moniker “Joe.e” and uses a Soundcraft Si Expression 3 console to mix live sound for a growing number of bands and events. Like so many musicians, Ellis came to the point where… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsBusinessConcertConsolesDigitalSound ReinforcementStage

  • Thursday, July 18, 2013
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    PSW Staff 07/18/13 10:50 AM,
    With a vision to bring international musicians together in a peaceful and fair contest, the Global Rockstar competition will once again rely on social media to find the best new musicians around the world. Bands, singers and musicians from all genres are invited to upload their original compositions to be put up against fellow international artists in an online voting contest. The Global Rockstar winners receive a prize package from Harman’s AKG, in addition to international recognition. “We launched Global… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsBusinessMicrophoneStudio

  • Tuesday, July 16, 2013
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    PSW Staff 07/16/13 01:06 PM,
    The Arctic Monkeys are back with a new tour and a Harman Soundcraft Vi1 console, recently kicking off at the Sasquatch Music Festival at the renowned Gorge Amphitheater in George, Washington. New York-based Firehouse Productions provided the desk for Monitor Engineer, Will Doyle, who has great experience with Firehouse and Soundcraft’s line of consoles from prior tours with the group. “The Vi1 was a great choice, especially for a massive and spectacular venue like the Gorge,” stated Doyle. “It has… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalSound Reinforcement

  • Thursday, July 11, 2013
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    PSW Staff 07/11/13 02:56 PM,
    Harman Professional has announced that company veteran, David Ravnkilde, has been promoted to Director of Marketing of its Lighting Strategic Business Unit (SBU), Martin Professional.  Effective immediately, Ravnkilde will assume responsibility for all product marketing and marketing communications and will report directly to Lars Dige Knudsen, Vice President and General Manager of Martin Professional, who made today’s announcement.  David Ravnkilde joined Martin in 2004 and has held successively more senior management positions in product management and marketing. “David Ravnkilde understands… View this story
    Filed in: ProductionNewsProductionLightingBusinessManufacturer



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