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  • Tuesday, April 28, 2015
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    PSW Staff 04/28/15 01:04 PM,
    RCF unveiled its first foray into the headphone market with the launch of ‘Iconica by RCF’ at the Prolight+Sound expo in Frankfurt. Key features of these over-ear, headphones include extended LF response and noise cancellation. They have been designed to deliver a linear frequency response, including extended bass, but without compromising on accuracy. ‘Iconica by RCF’ has been designed both for DJ monitoring at the highest level of electronic dance music (EDM), as well as a lifestyle product, making it… View this story
    Filed in: AVAVLoudspeakerManufacturerMonitoringSound ReinforcementStage

  • Monday, April 20, 2015
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    PSW Staff 04/20/15 11:22 AM,
    AKG by Harman is introducing the new K181 DJ UE reference class DJ headphones, developed based on input from professional DJs. The K181 DJ UE (Ultimate Edition) headphones are built for professional DJ use in club environments. The K181 DJ UE headphones feature a closed back design and a 50 mm transducer, delivering power to withstand PA speakers, especially for pre-fader listening. For loud working conditions, the Bass Boost will help DJs better hear low frequencies, while the headphones’ coiled… View this story
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  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015
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    PSW Staff 04/14/15 09:23 AM,
    Shure Incorporated unveiled its new BRH50M Premium Dual-Sided Broadcast Headset at the 2015 NAB show. The BRH50M introduces a modern design for on-camera use and sound quality, suitable for broadcast and media production professionals. The Shure BRH50M is constructed to meet the needs of professional users throughout the broadcast industry. “Designing an on-camera product is a bit of a balancing act,” said Matt Engstrom, category director for wired products at Shure. “Although on-camera aesthetic appeal is certainly a critical factor,… View this story
    Filed in: AVAVManufacturerMicrophoneMonitoringRemote

  • Monday, March 02, 2015
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    PSW Staff 03/02/15 06:12 PM,
    TASCAM has unveiled the TRACKPACK 2x2, a bundled portable recording system that includes TASCAM’s US-2x2 USB audio interface, TM-80 condenser microphone, and TH-02 headphones, joined by Cakewalk SONAR X3 LE and Ableton Live Lite 9 DAW software. The US-2x2 is a 2-input/2-output USB interface, bus powered from a Mac or Windows computer. A pair of Ultra-HDDA mic preamps provide up to 57 dB of gain and professional caliber noise and distortion specs. The design includes high-performance, musical components like NE5532… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsProductInterconnectMicrophoneMixerProcessorRemoteSoftwareStudio

  • Monday, February 09, 2015
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    PSW Staff 02/09/15 07:31 AM,
    Pioneer Electronics (USA) has introduced the next generation of its flagship professional DJ headphones, the HDJ-2000MK2, designed to provide quality sound from a newly redesigned body offering a modern cosmetic look, available in black or silver. “Much like its predecessor, the HDJ-2000MK2 is designed to endure harsh, loud environments so DJs can clearly hear even the most subtle changes in the music they’re mixing with,” says David Arevalo, marketing director, Professional Sound and Visual Division for Pioneer Electronics.  “We made… View this story
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  • Thursday, February 05, 2015
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    PSW Staff 02/05/15 06:06 PM,
    Audio-Technica is now shipping ATH-M70x professional monitor headphones, the new flagship model in the company’s M-Series. Designed specifically to bring out added detail in the mix, ATH-M70x headphones are equipped with proprietary 45 mm large-aperture drivers with rare earth magnets and copper-clad aluminum wire voice coils. They’re tuned to accurately reproduce extreme low and high frequencies (5 Hz to 40 kHz) while maintaining balance. Crafted for durability with a collapsible, space-saving design, the headphones are equipped with 90-degree swiveling earcups… View this story
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  • Tuesday, February 03, 2015
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    PSW Staff 02/03/15 01:26 PM,
    CAD Audio has introduced precision-built, multipurpose MH100 headphones, designed for studio, DJ and general playback use. The MH100 offers a closed-back, mid-sized desig with high-output 40 mm neodymium drivers that offer increased power and an extended frequency response of 20 Hz to 18 kHz with detail and clarity. Color choices are black (MH100) and red (MH100R). Overview: Frequency Response: 20 Hz—18 kHz Sensitivity: 98 dB Driver: 40mm neodymium Impedance: 38 ohms Power Handling: 500 mW CAD Audio View this story
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  • Thursday, January 22, 2015
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    PSW Staff 01/22/15 09:48 AM,
    Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc.’s Professional Sound and Visual Division today introduced the HRM-7 studio headphones intended for home and private studio listening, providing excellent audio reproduction with maximum comfort.  Pioneer’s latest headphones incorporate a newly developed HD driver suited for high-resolution audio sources and capable of reproducing frequencies up to 40 kHz.  Its “dual chamber” bass reflex enclosure also helps produce lower bass response as well as provide better control for increased audio accuracy.  The incorporated hybrid memory-foam ear pads… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsProductStudioTechnician

  • Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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    PSW Staff 12/17/14 01:52 PM,
    The Grammy Museum in Los Angeles recently added 200 customized Harman’s AKG headphones for its exhibits and programs. Part of the LA LIVE downtown complex, the museum is an interactive celebration of the power of music, occupying four floors and 30,000 square feet of exhibits, interactive experiences and films that provide museum-goers with perspective on the history of music, the creative process, the art and technology of recording, and the history of the Grammy Awards. To deliver clear and immersive… View this story
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  • Wednesday, December 10, 2014
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    PSW Staff 12/10/14 03:00 PM,
    MOTU has debuted Monitor 8, a 24 x 16 x 8 monitor mixer, 6-channel headphone amplifier and USB/AVB audio interface with console-style 48-channel mixing and DSP effects. It’s shipping now. With analog audio quality based on the award-winning design of MOTU’s 1248, 8M and 16A AVB interfaces, Monitor 8 can serve as a primary audio interface and monitor mixer in the studio, as a complete monitoring solution for live performance, or as a dedicated monitoring component of a MOTU AVB… View this story
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