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  • Friday, November 07, 2014
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    PSW Staff 11/07/14 12:00 PM,
    MGM Resorts International and Live Nation teamed up this fall to produce the inaugural Route 91 Harvest country music festival on the Las Vegas Strip over October’s first weekend reinforced by a L-Acoustics K1/K2 line arrays. Staged on a huge lot across the famed boulevard from MGM’s Luxor, the three-day event featured some of the biggest names in country music, including nightly headliners Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert and Jason Aldean, plus more than two dozen other classic artists and fast-rising… View this story
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  • Thursday, June 05, 2014
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    PSW Staff 06/05/14 02:17 PM,
    Recently rated by The Las Vegas Review Journal as Best Musical 2014, “Raiding the Rock Vault” at the LVH Hotel and Casino is utilizing Harman’s AKG microphones to help present a classic rock concert experience. Written by Grammy-winning producer David Kershenbaum and John Payne of Asia, the 2-hour experience weaves an entertaining storyline with some of the greatest rock hits of the ‘70s and ‘80s. The microphone locker for the show includes 12 AKG WMS4500 wireless channels for vocals, with… View this story
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  • Thursday, May 29, 2014
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    PSW Staff 05/29/14 04:29 PM,
    Britney Spears is currently settling into a two-year residency on the Las Vegas Strip at Planet Hollywood’s AXIS theater, which was revamped for the purpose with new staging, lighting, projection, and sound equipment, including a pair of DiGiCo digital consoles. Britney: Piece of Me, which has already grossed nearly $18 million, brings a dance club atmosphere to the 4,600-seat theater, where the singer, backed by 14 dancers and a four-piece band, performs hits from her 15-year career. Marc Delcore, the… View this story
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  • Friday, May 09, 2014
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    PSW Staff 05/09/14 02:17 PM,
    A recent upgrade to the sound system at the Moorea Beach Club at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas includes 22 QSC Audio AcousticDesign AD-S282H surface-mount, full-range loudspeakers. Selected for their weather resistance and durability, the dual 8-inch, two-way AcousticDesign Series loudspeakers support background music and DJ performances at the club, which is described as providing a sophisticated European bathing experience. “The AD-S282H can take the Vegas heat, and it can take how dry it is,” says… View this story
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  • Wednesday, February 26, 2014
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    PSW Staff 02/26/14 07:04 AM,
    For the second year in a row, Delicate Productions supported Maroon 5 with a Martin Audio MLA system for two celebratory New Year’s Eve shows at the Mandalay Bay Event Center. The Event Center, a modern 12,000-seat venue, “is fortunately one of the better sounding casino rooms,” according to Jim Ebdon, FOH Engineer for Maroon Five. “In these venues it’s all about the coverage,” Jim explains, “and what’s great about the MLA system is that it covers so well. It’s… View this story
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  • Thursday, August 01, 2013
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    PSW Staff 08/01/13 11:29 AM,
    Memorial Day Weekend saw the opening of the all-new dual outdoor pool venue DAYLIGHT/ECLIPSE at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, featuring a sound reinforcement system based upon loudspeakers from Fulcrum Acoustics. The 52,000 square foot club owned by The Light Group, Cirque Du Soleil, and MGM Resorts International boasts the first 24/7 outdoor pool experience in Las Vegas. The space, which features a full performance stage, provided a unique set of audio challenges. The system, designed and installed by… View this story
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  • Wednesday, July 31, 2013
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    PSW Staff 07/31/13 10:10 AM,
    H.A.S. Productions, based in Las Vegas, NV, has acquired a dozen Powersoft K3 KAESOP amplifiers to drive a monitor system comprising Adamson M15 and Radian Audio Apex wedges. The company is already using 30 Powersoft K10 KAESOP and K20 KAESOP amplifiers to power a main rig of EAW KF740 line array modules and SB2001 subwoofers According to Larry E. Hall, Jr., president, H.A.S. Productions, the original decision to purchase Powersoft K Series amplifiers came as the result of their unanimous… View this story
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  • Wednesday, July 17, 2013
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    PSW Staff 07/17/13 02:18 PM,
    Las Vegas’ brand new MGM Grand nightclub Hakkasan is rocking the famous strip with high performance Turbosound loudspeakers installed throughout the main room and five additional levels. At the heart of Hakkasan is a 10,000 sq ft multi-tiered nightclub kitted out entirely with 24 TFA-600HW Flex Array modules and 12 TFA-600L low frequency loudspeakers, flown in four arrays of three low frequency cabinets with six wide dispersion mid/highs. Twelve RACKDP-50 4-channel amplifiers power the 24 Flex Array cabinets. In addition,… View this story
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  • Tuesday, June 25, 2013
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    PSW Staff 06/25/13 02:58 PM,
    As the third largest hotel in the world and the largest hotel resort complex in the United States, the MGM Grand Las Vegas is one of the true cornerstones of Las Vegas entertainment. With its broad assortment of clubs, conference centers, and arenas, the MGM Grand is one of the most in-demand venues for entertainment of all types. To ensure the best audio performance at its many events, Countryman microphones and direct boxes (DI’s) are in regular use. Jerome Lee,… View this story
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  • Monday, June 24, 2013
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    PSW Staff 06/24/13 02:46 PM,
    South Point Hotel, Casino and Spa, the first mega-resort to be built south of McCarran Airport on the Las Vegas Strip, has installed a QSC Audio Q-Sys Core 500i network processor, CX Series amplification and AcousticDesign ceiling speakers to handle paging and P.A. in its recently expanded Arena and Equestrian Center. The resort, which purchased the QSC Audio components through Solotech Las Vegas, intends to extend the Q-Sys network into a $30 million bowling arena planned for completion at the… View this story
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