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  • Tuesday, February 17, 2015
    dpa micrphones
    PSW Staff 02/17/15 01:03 PM,
    DPA Microphones has announced the launch of the d:fine In-Ear Broadcast headset microphone, primarily targeted at broadcast hosts and guests who use in-ear monitors to communicate with their producers backstage or to hear foldback from people interviewed outside the studio. “By integrating a monitoring component into our d:fine headset design, we have succeeded in combining two parallel systems and creating an easy to use solution that eliminates the need for separate in-ear monitors and headset microphones,” explains DPA product manager… View this story
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  • Thursday, February 12, 2015
    microphones
    Craig Leerman 02/12/15 03:17 PM,
    What are generally categorized as “miniature” microphones come in three basic configurations: lavalier, headworn and suspended. As someone who does a lot of corporate shows and events, I’ve got quite a bit experience with all three types. Lavalier mics (“lavs”) can be attached to clothing (usually via a clip) or hidden in costumes, hats and even hair (usually for theatrical performances) to pick up vocals without being visually distracting. They come in wired versions but are far more commonly are… View this story
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  • Thursday, January 15, 2015
    point source audio
    PSW Staff 01/15/15 04:57 PM,
    Point Source Audio (PSA) has unveiled the new CM-i3 intercom headset, designed to deliver a combination of noise isolation, lightweight comfort and earphone modularity. The CM-i3 is available with varying male/female XLR connectors as well as a 3.5 mm option to support intercom apps for iPhones and iPads. All CM-i3 packages include Point Source Audio’s EM-3 in-earphones, microphone assembly, three sets of eartips, windscreen, and a custom storage case. At a weight of just two ounces, the CM-i3’s patent-pending design… View this story
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  • Wednesday, June 11, 2014
    dpa microphones
    PSW Staff 06/11/14 07:39 AM,
    The recently released DPA Microphones d:fine 66 and d:fine 88 miniature headset microphones will be highlighted at the upcoming InfoComm 2014 show in Las Vegas, at booth 11936. With a contemporary look and classic sound, the d:fine 66 and d:fine 88 combine the 4066 omni and 4088 cardioid mic capsules with features of modern d:fine mechanics, such as an advanced mount and flexible ear hooks. They also address a variety of sound handling and size options, depending on the intended… View this story
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  • Monday, June 02, 2014
    point source audio
    PSW Staff 06/02/14 02:18 PM,
    Point Source Audio (PSA) is introducing the new CM-i3 intercom headset, offering a unique combination of in-ear performance, lightweight comfort and earphone modularity, at the upcoming InfoComm 2014 show in Las Vegas (booth C10913). The feature set makes the headsets well-suited for concert venues, front-of-house operations, multimedia production, personal entertainment and other professional trades relying on convenient two-way communications. The CM-i3 intercom headset uniquely offers binaural sound isolation. Whereas traditional head clamp style headsets can provide good sound isolation, their… View this story
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  • Wednesday, May 07, 2014
    microphones
    Gary Parks 05/07/14 04:44 PM,
    It’s great to have microphones available that are small enough to hide on the bridge of a violin, on the bell of a sax, or near the mouth of a singer – and yet produce excellent sound quality with sufficient gain before feedback that they can be used for professional sound reinforcement. Headset, lavalier, instrument and other miniature mics have become both smaller and better over the years, to the point where some sound engineers choose them over larger format… View this story
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  • Wednesday, April 09, 2014
    countryman
    PSW Staff 04/09/14 10:16 AM,
    Cathedral of Faith in San Jose, CA, is relying on an assortment of Countryman H6 Headset and E6 Earset microphones in conjunction with its wireless system inventory. “Cathedral of Faith is a multi-generational, multi-ethnic, contemporary Christian church,” explains Roberta Starr, director of audio at the cathedral. “Our services are contemporary and multi-sensory. We utilize a variety of media, including a live band, worship vocalists and choir, special effect lighting, live drama, dance, engaging props and illustrations, multimedia, and video. “It’s… View this story
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  • Wednesday, April 02, 2014
    akg
    PSW Staff 04/02/14 07:52 AM,
    AKG has expanded into a new market with the introduction of the AV100 headset, the company’s first headset designed for general aviation pilots, utilizing a proprietary hybrid noise-reduction technology to block cockpit noise and offers features specifically designed for aviation use. The AV100 was developed in collaboration with pilot Hannes Arch, a member of the Red Bull Air Race Team and Red Bull Air Race World Series champion. “When AKG approached me to collaborate on their first aviation headset, I… View this story
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  • Tuesday, March 04, 2014
    dpa
    PSW Staff 03/04/14 03:46 PM,
    At the upcoming Prolight + Sound 2014 in Frankfurt, DPA Microphones (hall 8, stand C71) is introducing two new reinforced cable solutions for its d:screet 4060 Omnidirectional Miniature Microphone Series, along with a new Omnidirectional Necklace Microphone that joins the d:screet Miniature Microphone line. Also on display will be DPA’s new d:fine 66 and 88 Headset Microphones. To ensure that those who are not used to handling miniatures can use the mics without fear of breaking them, DPA is launching… View this story
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  • Monday, March 03, 2014
    shure
    PSW Staff 03/03/14 12:50 PM,
    Shure Incorporated has extended its line of SM microphones with the introduction of two new headset microphones—the SM35 Performance Headset condenser microphone for live sound applications and the SM31FH Fitness Headset condenser microphone for fitness instructors. Shure has also unveiled the PGA31 Headset condenser microphone and the Centraverse Lavalier (CVL) Condenser microphone, both designed for presentation applications. “We’re pleased to offer new options that add versatility to the Shure product line,” said Chad Wiggins, category director for Wired Microphones at… View this story
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