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Articles Tagged Lectrosonics

  • Thursday, March 15, 2012
    PSW Staff 03/15/12 04:05 PM,
    Lectrosonics is saddened to announce that Matt Robertson, the West Coast face and voice of the company for 12 years, passed away suddenly March 9, 2012 at the age of 59.  A company communication states, “Matt’s easy going personality, professionalism, and easy smile will be sorely missed by all who knew him. Our prayers and condolences go out to his family and friends. The professional audio and music community has lost a true gentleman and great guitarist.” The memorial service… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsPollAVBusinessManufacturerAudio

  • Tuesday, February 21, 2012
    PSW Staff 02/21/12 10:25 AM,
    Recently renewed for its third season, A&E’s popular police drama The Glades is preparing to return to production. Capturing the location sound is no easier than solving the crimes the show is built around. That’s precisely why the show’s production sound mixer uses an arsenal of wireless equipment from the catalog of Rio Rancho, NM-based Lectrosonics. Mark Weber CAS is a veteran film & television production sound mixer and responsible for the location sound on The Glades. In this line… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsPollMicrophoneTechnicianWirelessAudio

  • Sunday, February 12, 2012
    PSW Staff 02/12/12 02:46 PM,
    Lectrosonics has recently implemented several steps to minimize the company’s power consumption, lessening the impact of its environmental footprint. The replacement of lighting fixtures throughout both the corporate offices and manufacturing facilities is an important step toward the company’s goal of being more environmentally friendly. In the company’s manufacturing areas, forty-eight 400 watt metal-halide fixtures have been replaced with forty-eight 4-lamp 52 watt fluorescent fixtures. Additionally, the machine shop offices had new bulbs and electronic ballasts installed in their 32… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsPollAVBusinessManufacturerProcessorWirelessAudio

  • Thursday, February 02, 2012
    PSW Staff 02/02/12 07:50 AM,
    The use of wireless technology from Lectrosonics provided benefits for the recent production of the musical “Gypsy” by the University of Evansville Department of Theatre. “‘Gypsy’ is a story about vaudeville performers turning to burlesque to make a living,” explains Richard Ingraham, a Cleveland, OH-based free-lance sound designer operating under the name RBI Computers and Audio who was brought in to work with the production. “There’s a strip routine in the show and the main character—Gypsy—had the most revealing part.… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollConcertMicrophoneWireless

  • Thursday, January 26, 2012
    PSW Staff 01/26/12 05:09 AM,
    Prospect Theater Company in New York frequently re-interprets classic plays and musicals when creating new works, and such is the case of The Iron Curtain, a new musical comedy set in New York City, Moscow, and Berlin in 1954 about two struggling songwriters kidnapped by the KGB to fix a clunker propaganda musical. Performances of The Iron Curtain late last year took place in The Rose Nagelberg Theatre at the Baruch College Performing Arts Center, with Andy Leviss, a New… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsPollConcertMicrophoneWireless

  • Thursday, January 12, 2012
    PSW Staff 01/12/12 08:09 AM, 0 Comments
    In conducting demonstrations of the Quadra IEM (in-ear monitoring) system at the upcoming NAMM 2012 show in Anaheim, Lectrosonics notes that its booth - 6329 - will be an oasis of quiet amidst the usual show floor noise. The use of the Quadra IEM will highlight the effectiveness of the product while simultaneously enabling the company to be a “good neighbor” to others in attendance. Consisting of the M4R belt-pack diversity receiver and the M4T half-rack transmitter, the Lectrosonics Quadra… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsPollProductMonitoringWireless

  • Friday, December 16, 2011
    PSW Staff 12/16/11 02:40 PM, 0 Comments
    As any field production professional knows, electronics and liquids simply don’t get along very well. And yet, there are those occasions when the gear simply can’t avoid taking a hit. Such was the case during a post game interview in August when the Houston Astros stunned the Chicago Cubs by coming behind with a major play in the bottom of the 9th inning. As the team celebrated, a large beverage cooler had its contents emptied on the player who made… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsPollAVMicrophoneWirelessAudio

  • Wednesday, December 07, 2011
    PSW Staff 12/07/11 04:34 PM, 0 Comments
    With 39 satellite campuses throughout the state, Northern Arizona University (NAU) is a highly respected research university offering both undergraduate and graduate degree programs to approximately 25,000 students - 17,000 of which are enrolled at the Flagstaff campus. At the Cline Library on the main campus, the University recently upgraded its Assembly Hall - a multipurpose space for lectures, presentations, meetings, movies, and more - with a new digital video and audio system. Encompassing a wide assortment of input sources… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsPollAVInstallationInterconnectNetworkingProcessorSignal

  • Tuesday, October 25, 2011
    PSW Staff 10/25/11 04:37 AM, 0 Comments
    Roland Guerin, bassist for musician, composer, and record producer Allen Toussaint, is utilizing a Lectrosonics IS400 wireless beltpack instrument system, which consists of the R400A receiver, an LMa Digital Hybrid UHF beltpack transmitter, plus the MI39A instrument cable that connects the instrument’s output to the transmitter. New Orleans-based Guerin has an enviable track record in terms of his musical accomplishments, with six CDs released under his name (including the just released A Different World), and a list of credits that… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundChurch SoundNewsPollSound ReinforcementWireless

  • Tuesday, October 11, 2011
    PSW Staff 10/11/11 06:08 AM, 0 Comments
    The new Clay County Emergency Operations Center (EOC) in Green Cove Springs, Florida (just south of Jacksonville), which commenced operation in May, incorporates a Lectrosonics ASPEN SPN1624 16-input/24-output audio processor to manage a wide range of audio signals inherent in a facility of this nature. Jacksonville-based Florida Sound Engineering Company, a commercial A/V design-build firm serving the greater North Florida and South Georgia region, was contracted to handle the design and deployment of the EOC’s new audiovisual system. Robert A.… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsPollAVEthernetInstallationInterconnectNetworkingProcessorSoftware