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  • Wednesday, April 25, 2012
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    PSW Staff 04/25/12 12:36 PM,
    Heil Sound has released an upgraded version of its PR 35 handheld dynamic microphone. Changes include a new chassis, resulting in cosmetic differences with the old model. In addition, rear rejection has been increased to -42 dB with the upgrade. A concealed two-position roll off switch replaces the former thumb switch. The PR 35 ships with three interchangeable colored trim collars that can be mixed and matched. The new PR 35 will be priced the same as the current model… View this story
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  • Monday, June 06, 2011
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    PSW Staff 06/06/11 02:05 PM, 0 Comments
    Guitar virtuoso Tommy Emmanuel, best known for his complex finger picking style, energetic performances, and the use of percussive effects on the guitar, now brings his high-energy show to the US for a series of summer dates. Along for the entire voyage has been a full package of Heil Sound microphones. The show uses a total of 30 inputs and all but a handful—keys and acoustic guitars are on DIs—take a Heil mic. The drum kit uses a combination of… View this story
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  • Wednesday, April 07, 2010
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    PSW Staff 04/07/10 11:54 AM, 0 Comments
    Sarah Heil has been named president of Heil Sound Ltd, the company that her husband and company CEO Bob Heil founded in 1966. She now heads up the two divisions, Pro and Amateur Radio, and will oversee all aspects of Heil Sound’s financial management as well as long-term strategies. Sarah Heil began working at Heil Sound, first in IT, in 1999 and has played in increasingly active role in the company’s activities. Increasingly, she has been a familiar face at… View this story
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  • Monday, November 02, 2009
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    PSW Staff 11/02/09 08:23 AM, 0 Comments
    Alice in Chains, which has re-formed with new singer William DuVall replacing the late Layne Staley, did a promotional concert circuit for its new album “Black Gives Way To Blue” throughout September, with front of house engineer Tom Abraham deploying Heil Sound microphones for the band. “Switching to Heil mics has allowed me to get the greatest gain before feedback of any other microphone that I have ever used, ” explains Abraham. Heil Sound PR 30 microphones are housed in… View this story
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  • Friday, August 14, 2009
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    PSW Staff 08/14/09 01:38 PM, 0 Comments
    Heil Sound has introduced the PR 48 large diaphragm dynamic microphone, designed for kick drum use.  The PR 48 features a 1.5-inch diameter element, and is mounted in a vulcanized double shock mount, which offers complete isolation within a rugged cast metal housing, which is designed with a slanted entrance to the 3-pin XLR so the cable assembly is easier to connect. A specially designed low pass filter sets the -3 dB hinge points at 30 Hz and 8kHz with… View this story
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  • Tuesday, May 05, 2009
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    PSW Staff 05/05/09 10:33 AM, 0 Comments
    Heil Sound has introduced the PR 20 UT (Utility) dynamic microphone, a low cost version of the successful PR 20 and intended for live sound, commercial broadcast, and recording applications. Specifications and performance characteristics are identical to the PR 20: wide frequency range, the ability to handle +140 dB SPL, -35 dB of rear rejection and natural articulation. The difference is a stripped down packaging scheme putting the UT in the price range of any musician, recordist or sound company.… View this story
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  • Monday, March 30, 2009
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    PSW Staff 03/30/09 09:11 AM, 0 Comments
    Heil Sound announced the appointment of Greg McVeigh as sales manager for its Pro Audio division. For the past two years, McVeigh and his company Guesthouse Projects has been handling Heil’s PR and artist relations’ duties. The new position will be adjunct to those duties and Guesthouse Projects remains an independent public/artist relations firm. McVeigh said, “For me, this move is a natural progression. Heil Sound has great products and some real momentum right now in the marketplace. What was… View this story
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  • Monday, March 02, 2009
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    PSW Staff 03/02/09 08:25 AM, 0 Comments
    Charlie Daniels recently celebrated 50 years of making music with a new live concert DVD package titled, “Preachin’, Prayin’, Singin’ with Charlie Daniels & Friends: Live from Nashville,” and this year the Grammy award-winning performer outfitted his band with a complete Heil Sound microphone package. Virtually anything on stage that needs a mic gets a Heil. A total of 23 Heil mics, including PR 35s for all of the vocals, PR 40s for kick and bass guitar, PR 22s on… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertMicrophoneSound Reinforcement

  • Tuesday, January 20, 2009
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    PSW Staff 01/20/09 04:13 PM, 0 Comments
    Heil Sound has premiered three drum microphone kits, the HDK-8 Primo, the HDK-7 and the HDK-5. “Think of it as a greatest hits boxed set with previously unreleased bonus tracks. Only instead of CD’s you get top of the line drum mics,” states Founder/President Bob Heil, describing his company’s irst foray into package drum mic kits. The HDK-8 Primo kit consists of two PR 22s, a flagship mic in the Heil Sound product line that is already in use by… View this story
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