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Articles Tagged L-acoustics

  • Monday, November 23, 2015
    PSW Staff 11/23/15 12:12 PM,
    Over the past 17 years, The Cove Church has increased its membership to 5,000 congregants, in the process expanding to five regional campuses and a constantly growing number of neighborhood locations. But what ties them all together is pastor Mike Madding’s sermons, which are broadcast and streamed from the church’s Mooresville, NC main location each week. Realizing that the center cluster of the point source sound system that had been in use there since that building opened in 2008 was… View this story
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  • Tuesday, November 17, 2015
    PSW Staff 11/17/15 10:27 AM,
    Each year, Orchestra Hall in downtown Minneapolis concludes its season with Sommerfest, a month-long urban summer music festival. This year, Sommerfest also marked the unveiling of new L-Acoustics concert sound loudspeakers, intended to provide reinforcement for the hall’s eclectic schedule of non-orchestral performances, ranging from popular music, jazz and world music to Broadway, film music and comedy. The 2,000-seat Orchestra Hall, opened in 1974, is home to the Grammy Award-winning Minnesota Orchestra, which celebrated the 112th anniversary of its inaugural… View this story
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  • Friday, November 13, 2015
    PSW Staff 11/13/15 10:32 AM,
    In Manhattan’s Hell’s Kitchen, the 3,000-capacity Terminal 5 is the largest concert venue of the New York City portfolio of national concert promoter The Bowery Presents, which currently ranks as the number three club in ticket sales worldwide. Audiences coming through the venue in recent months have been hearing an even fresher sound—that of a new L-Acoustics K2 concert reinforcement system supplied by See Factor Industry, which also provided system design, installation guidance and consulting. The new pair of 12-enclosure… View this story
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  • Wednesday, October 28, 2015
    PSW Staff 10/28/15 08:45 AM,
    UK band ∆, better known as alt-J, hit the ground running with its 2012 debut album, An Awesome Wave, winning the British Mercury Prize, an Ivor Novello Award and multiple Brit Award nominations. Barely three years later—in support of its second album, This Is All Yours—alt-J has just completed a circuit of festivals, sheds, amphitheaters and arenas carrying full production on a North American tour for the first time, including an L-Acoustics K2 rig provided by Rat Sound Systems of… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertEngineerLine ArrayLoudspeakerManufacturerMonitoringProcessorSound ReinforcementStageSubwoofer

  • Monday, October 26, 2015
    PSW Staff 10/26/15 08:37 AM,
    L-Acoustics has strengthened support for its North American rental and installation sound markets with the appointment of Scott Pizzo as regional sales manager, Northeast. Supporting and developing L-Acoustics’ network of Certified Providers from Virginia to Quebec, Pizzo joins recently-appointed applications engineer Chris Sullivan to bolster the loudspeaker manufacturer’s operations in the northeast. Pizzo reports to Laurent Vaissie, CEO of L-Acoustics, Inc. (USA and Canada), who made the announcement. “This is a strategic position for L-Acoustics and it took an extensive… View this story
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  • Thursday, October 22, 2015
    PSW Staff 10/22/15 05:36 PM,
    The sanctuary on the largest campus of McLean Bible Church, a non-denominational, evangelical Christian church with multiple locations in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, recently became the first house of worship to install an L-Acoustics K2 loudspeaker system. The church hosts an average of 13,000 worshippers each weekend at its campuses in Arlington, VA, Montgomery County, MD, Loudon, VA, Prince William, VA, and its largest site, MBC Tysons in Vienna, VA, from which senior pastor Lon Solomon’s sermons are broadcast… View this story
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  • Friday, October 02, 2015
    PSW Staff 10/02/15 07:57 AM,
    On 16 August 2015, the Australian Netball Diamonds crowned their 2015 Netball World Cup campaign with their 11th title, beating out 15 other nations, including arch rivals New Zealand in the grand final. A crowd of just under 17,000 at Sydney’s Allphones Arena watched the Diamonds emerge triumphant, and Novatech Creative Event Technology was on hand to make sure that every game was presented with the best possible audio and technical production by using L-Acoustics K2 line arrays. Novatech partnered… View this story
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  • Thursday, October 01, 2015
    PSW Staff 10/01/15 09:50 AM,
    Solotech recently deployed L-Acoustics K1/K2 loudspeaker arrays on the primary stages for two of Canada’s biggest music festivals. The Osheaga Music and Arts Festival, hosts a wide variety of indie and alt-rock/pop bands, and Heavy Montréal, boasting a decidedly louder and more aggressive roster—perhaps surprisingly share numerous things in common, not the least of which is their location. Held on back-to-back weekends in August, both festivals are annually staged at Parc Jean-Drapeau on Île Notre Dame, an island in the… View this story
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  • Thursday, September 17, 2015
    PSW Staff 09/17/15 08:18 AM,
    UK four-piece Mumford & Sons brought their 2015 tour to North America this summer, playing a string of arena, amphitheater and outdoor shows in support of their third album, Wilder Mind, which was released earlier in the year. Canadian production provider Solotech, headquartered in Montréal, supported the tour with L-Acoustics loudspeakers selected by the band’s audio team for flexibility, scalability and, above all, musicality. “A Mumford & Sons tour plays very diverse venues; that’s the fun of it,” comments Jamie… View this story
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  • Wednesday, September 09, 2015
    PSW Staff 09/09/15 12:43 PM,
    On the heels of the US women’s soccer team winning their third FIFA World Cup championship this summer, Texas Christian University’s own team—the Horned Frogs, better known as the “Lady Frogs”—are benefitting this fall from crystal-clear play-by-play commentary thanks to a new L-Acoustics Kara(i) loudspeaker system installed at Garvey-Rosenthal Soccer Stadium in July. Built in 2010, the outdoor stadium seats 1,500 people and is used exclusively by TCU’s women’s soccer team, which made it to the quarterfinals of the NCAA’s… View this story
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