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Articles Tagged Headphones

  • Monday, May 07, 2012
    PSW Staff 05/07/12 09:53 AM,
    Audio-Technica today announced the introduction of its ATH-ANC9 QuietPoint active noise-cancelling over-ear headphones, the company’s new top-of-the-line active noise-cancelling (ANC) model. The ATH-ANC9 offers new features including exclusive Tri-Level Cancellation selectable noise-cancellation settings, an inline microphone and controller for answering calls and controlling music, and additional enhancements. The ATH-ANC9 blocks up to 95% of outside noise—the highest ANC performance ever achieved by Audio-Technica QuietPoint headphones, while delivering superlative sound quality. Audio-Technica’s new Tri-Level Cancellation provides three preset filters for noise… View this story
    Filed in: AVRecordingNewsPollAVStudioAudio

  • Wednesday, March 21, 2012
    PSW Staff 03/21/12 09:52 AM,
    Get more of the latest news from the 2012 PL+S show.   AKG’s new Perception Headphone series extends the Perception line, offering an entire range of solutions for enthusiastic musicians and engineers.  Three new headphone models, the K44 Perception, K77 Perception and K99 Perception, deliver AKG sound quality, a great design and comfort level at an affordable price. “It is AKG’s continued mission to offer the greatest in professional audio to industry professionals and the Perception line completes our range… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsPollStageStudioAudio

  • Thursday, June 09, 2011
    PSW Staff 06/09/11 10:15 AM, 0 Comments
    Califone International, Inc.  is proud to announce that it will feature four new headphone series during InfoComm 2011, held in Orlando, Fla. The professional-grade, computer-friendly Odyssey Series is designed for heavy-duty use and is Windows and MAC compatible. Its replaceable 6-foot cord withstands 250,000 flexes, and with a cord change (from stereo to mono, or mono to stereo), enables the same headphone to operate instead in mono or stereo mode for added flexibility. Also Windows and MAC compatible, the Explorer… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsPollAVEducationAudio

  • Thursday, June 02, 2011
    PSW Staff 06/02/11 09:25 AM, 1 Comment
    It’s every singer/songwriter’s dream to have the opportunity to show the world why their original songs and natural talent warrant a record deal. Bravo’s “Platinum Hit” recently premiered on TV screens across the nation featuring a variety of Harman AKG microphones for contestants to utilize while writing, recording and performing original works for weekly challenges. The cast of 12 energetic, talented up-and-coming musicians, world-renowned singer/songwriter and host “Jewel” and head judge Kara Dioguardi worked and recorded in state-of-the-art recording and… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsPollConsolesMicrophoneStudioAudio

  • Friday, April 15, 2011
    PSW Staff 04/15/11 07:47 AM, 0 Comments
    In September 2010, responding to reports by companies Harman, Sennheiser, Shure and Audio-Technica (acting to uphold their rights), Guangdong Public Security Department supervised a criminal investigation by Jiangmen City Police into Enping City Meipai Electronic Audio Factory, which was suspected of selling fake audio equipment under famous brand names. On October 28, after meticulous investigation, Jiangmen City Police launched a crackdown operation, raiding the above-mentioned large-scale fake goods den and three other storage dens in one swoop. They broke up… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsPollProductBusinessDigitalManufacturerMicrophoneMonitoringSignalSound ReinforcementSystemWirelessAudio

  • Thursday, November 11, 2010
    PSW Staff 11/11/10 08:00 AM, 1 Comment
    At the 129th AES Convention Ultrasone Inc. showcased the company’s first pair of balanced closed-backed headphones – Balanced PRO 900. By utilizing two wires to deliver equal and opposite audio signals, Ultrasone has increased audio performance by doubling the slew rate and voltage swing power, while reducing distortion components & eliminating crosstalk. The end result is a transparent and sonically accurate pair of headphones. Ultrasone’s Balanced PRO 900s are closed-back headphones with a classic black design, velvet covered black ear… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollProductAnalogLoudspeakerMonitoringStudioSystemAudio

  • Thursday, September 16, 2010
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    PSW Staff 09/16/10 08:00 AM, 3 Comments
    Provided by Sweetwater.   Q: I’ve been recording for a while, and frankly I thought I’d seen everything. Nope . . . I’m recording a vocalist who simply will not wear headphones. Now, I don’t mean they’ll wear them around their neck, or will have one on / one off. No, the headphones cannot be anywhere in the room. Why is this the problem? Well, they can’t very well sing along with backing tracks they can’t hear, can they? Given… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingFeaturePollStudy HallMonitoringSignalStudioSystemAudio

  • Thursday, August 05, 2010
    PSW Staff 08/05/10 12:04 PM, 0 Comments
    The new Audio-Technica ATH-M10 dynamic stereo headphones deliver exceptional clarity, comfortable lightweight design and a natural frequency response ideal for professional mixing and monitoring. The headphones’ closed-back padded circumaural (around-the-ear) ear cups provide acoustic isolation and long-wearing comfort. Features include: 40 mm drivers; lightweight, adjustable headband; dual-sided straight 3 meter (10 foot) cable; stereo 3.5 mm (1/8-inch) connector with snap-on 6.3 mm (1/4-inch) adapter. Closed-back circumaural cushioned ear cup design provides maximum isolation SPECIFICATIONS Type: Closed-back dynamic Driver Diameter :… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingChurch SoundPollProductMonitoringSound ReinforcementStudioAudio

  • Monday, June 21, 2010
    audio-technica microphones
    PSW Staff 06/21/10 12:12 PM, 0 Comments
    Audio-Technica is a sponsor of the 15th Annual USA Songwriting Competition, the 11th year of company’s involvement in the contest. As part of the competition’s prize packages, Audio-Technica has provided four AT4040 cardioid condenser microphones, two ATM450 cardioid condenser instrument microphones, ten ATH-M40fs precision studio headphones, two AT2041SP studio microphone packs and two ATM610 hypercardioid dynamic handheld microphones. The entry period recently ended May 28, 2010, and winners will be announced November 15, 2010. The USA Songwriting Competition is currently… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsPollBusinessManufacturerMicrophoneMonitoringSound ReinforcementStudioAudio

  • Tuesday, May 04, 2010
    PSW Staff 05/04/10 05:43 AM, 0 Comments
    The house orchestra of Italy’s prime time TV program I migliori anni (“The Best Years”) is relying on Aviom’s Pro16 personal mixing system. Broadcast weekly on Rai Uno and hosted by Carlo Conti, each episode of “The Best Years” highlights two different decades from the 60’s to present time, looking at the music, sex symbols and current events of those periods.  The show features a variety of live dance performances, comedy skits, and musical performances with an orchestra conducted by… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollAVDigitalEngineerEthernetInstallationInterconnectMixerMonitoringNetworkingSound ReinforcementSystemAudio