Sign up for ProSoundWeb newsletters
Subscribe today!

Forums Presented By: 

Articles Tagged Live Sound

  • Wednesday, January 28, 2015
    blue microphones
    PSW Staff 01/28/15 02:21 PM,
    Blue Microphones has announced Hummingbird, a versatile and precision-engineered Class A small-diaphragm microphone with an adjustable pivoting head that allows for 180 degrees of rotation so users can set the mic at any angle without adjusting the stand. With a precisely tuned diaphragm based on Blue’s B1 capsule, Hummingbird is very responsive and delivers extended frequency response, making it a studio and stage solution for drum overheads, acoustic guitar, strings, harp, or any other instrument with fast transients and rich… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsProductMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStudio

  • Friday, January 23, 2015
    image
    PSW Staff 01/23/15 02:20 PM,
    Turbosound has launched their all-new iQ Series networked loudspeaker product line. By combining Turbosound’s 40-year loudspeaker legacy with Klark Teknik’s award-winning networking and Digital Signal Processing technologies, iQ Series loudspeaker systems herald a new age of high-precision performance and audio networking. The iQ Series features “Acoustic Integration”, enabling digital mixers, personal monitor systems and loudspeakers to communicate directly with each other via the Company’s proprietary ULTRANET Technology. Another first for the iQ Series is the sophisticated speaker modelling capability, which… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsLoudspeakerManufacturerSound Reinforcement

  • image
    PSW Staff 01/23/15 02:13 PM,
    CAD Audio is expanding its critically acclaimed CADLive line with a number of new vocal and instrument microphones at Winter NAMM 2015. The new CADLive D32 is a Supercardioid dynamic handheld vocal mic with a QuietTouch on/off switch. Its Neodymium capsule design produces a powerful signal in different live sound applications. Exceptional sound quality and durable all metal construction round off this versatile performer. The 3-pack D32X3 is outfitted with carry case and mic clips Also a Supercardioid dynamic handheld… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStage

  • image
    PSW Staff 01/23/15 02:04 PM,
    Midas is pleased to announce the addition of the M32R and M32C digital consoles, and the DL32 32 x 16 stage box to the Company’s well received M32 platform. Both the M32R and M32C are 40-input / 25-bus digital mixers with a host of connectivity options sure to appeal to audio professionals in need of advanced live sound and recording solutions. The M32R features the same award-winning Midas Microphone Preamplifiers and “1-million cycle” motorised faders as the PRO Series consoles.… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalSound ReinforcementStage

  • Thursday, January 22, 2015
    image
    PSW Staff 01/22/15 11:25 AM,
    Sennheiser has launched evolution wireless D1, a range of digital wireless microphone systems that lets bands go wireless the easy way. The announcement was made at the 2015 NAMM show in Anaheim.  With systems for vocals or for instruments, a band’s life is made simpler: transmitters and receivers automatically pair and select suitable transmission frequencies, while multiple D1 systems can automatically coordinate themselves. ew D1 operates in the 2.4 GHz range, which is license-free worldwide. “D1 instantly readies you for… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertMicrophoneWireless

  • image
    PSW Staff 01/22/15 08:40 AM,
    After more than a dozen years in retirement, Garth Brooks has returned to the road with his wife, Trisha Yearwood, for a global tour that has already sold over one million tickets. DiGiCo SD7 digital consoles lie at the heart of both the front-of-house and monitor positions. The trek, in support of Man Against Machine - Brooks’ first new studio album in 13 years - formally kicked off with 10 shows in Chicago on September 4 and is now moving… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalSound ReinforcementStage

  • Tuesday, December 23, 2014
    image
    PSW Staff 12/23/14 03:48 PM,
    One of the longest running folk festivals in the world, the Cambridge Folk Festival recently celebrated its 50th anniversary, drawing an audience of approximately 10,000 people. Taking advantage of this historical occasion, SSE Hire provided Harman Soundcraft Vi6 digital consoles for the main and second stage, while also using the Soundcraft Realtime Rack on the second stage. The result of a unique collaboration between Soundcraft and renowned plugin manufacturer, Universal Audio, the Soundcraft Realtime Rack brings industry-standard UAD studio plugins… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalSoftwareSound ReinforcementStage

  • Friday, November 21, 2014
    image
    PSW Staff 11/21/14 03:40 PM,
    The Sleep Country Amphitheater, an 18,000 seat live music venue located 20 miles outside of Portland, Oregon, has extremely strict operating regulations regarding SPL levels at the mix position (as do many other facilities). When General Manager Dan Braun’s Grozier SPL monitoring system ceased to work a few weeks back, he was in a tight spot with a Mötley Crüe performance just days away. Luckily Braun, who is also happens to be the production designer for Metallica, had heard about… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertManufacturerSound ReinforcementStage

  • image
    PSW Staff 11/21/14 03:33 PM,
    The Marriott Theatre in the Chicago suburb of Lincolnshire is the most subscribed musical theatre company in the US, and a new DiGiCo SD7T console is ensuring that its sound is every bit as top rate as the shows that are produced there year-round. Founded in 1975, The Marriott Theatre sells more than 400,000 tickets a year and has presented more than 165 productions to an estimated eight million people. The venue has received a record 500 Joseph Jefferson Award… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConsolesDigitalSound ReinforcementStage

  • Friday, November 07, 2014
    image
    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
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerPowerSoftwareSound ReinforcementStageSubwoofer