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Articles Tagged Live Sound

  • Monday, July 07, 2014
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    PSW Staff 07/07/14 03:51 PM,
    The Brothers Four, an American folk singing group known for their hit songs Greenfields, Seven Daffodils and Green Leaves of Summer are touring in Japan with an Adamson Metrix loudspeaker system. The Metrix sound system, provided by OTA Audio of Japan, will be utilized extensively during the 20 city tour. OTA Audio was tasked with designing a system flexible enough to handle different sized venues. The versatility of the Metrix enclosures easily accommodate everything from smaller, intimate club settings to… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementStage

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    PSW Staff 07/07/14 09:42 AM,
    Polish production company Gigant Sound Letus recently deployed part of its brand new Outline GTO inventory supporting the celebration of the 25th anniversary of Freedom Day in Warsaw. This remarkable global gathering saw US President Barack Obama plus 50 European heads of state, the Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski and various royalty attend a special concert in the capital’s Castle Square. The Freedom Day anniversary concert was a perfect example of the GTO’s flexibility and power, as Gigant Sound Letus specified… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerManufacturerSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

  • Thursday, July 03, 2014
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    PSW Staff 07/03/14 09:37 AM,
    Full of Soul—that’s the name of tenor saxophonist Keith Anderson’s band and a fitting description of the man himself. The Texas-based Anderson is a musician’s musician with an enviable high-profile gig—he’s currently playing in the horn section with Prince. Anderson has worked with musical legends like Erykah Badu, Les McCann, Kanye West and many more. He relies on the AKG C519 professional miniature clip-on condenser microphone, having become a convert to its rich sound and ability to deliver on every… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertMicrophoneStage

  • Friday, June 27, 2014
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    PSW Staff 06/27/14 02:44 PM,
    Emmy Award-winning reality television singing competition The Voice has been a ratings juggernaut for NBC, with Season Six debuting at the end of February 2014 to an audience of nearly 16 million viewers. As the season moved into its final live performance phase in April at Universal Studios in Los Angeles, front-of-house mixer Andrew “Fletch” Fletcher selected the DiGiCo SD7 console as the best choice to optimize broadcast audio quality and manage the show’s large number of inputs and outputs.… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalSound ReinforcementStage

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    PSW Staff 06/27/14 01:12 PM,
    The Pro Football Hall of Fame’s first-ever Fan Fest was held recently with thousands of fans mingling with a star-studded lineup of 100 Hall of Famers. This event marked the most Hall of Famers gathered in one place outside of Canton, Ohio, the home of the NFL’s Pro Football Hall of Fame. Held in Cleveland’s International Exposition (I-X) Center, a sizeable D.A.S. Audio sound reinforcement system was deployed to ensure the capacity crowd could hear everything. Cleveland-based Hughie’s Event Production… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsLine ArrayLoudspeakerManufacturerSound Reinforcement

  • Thursday, June 26, 2014
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    PSW Staff 06/26/14 01:36 PM,
    Powersoft showcased the new X Series amplifier to the U.S. market at the recent InfoComm show in Las Vegas. The X Series was on display along with other notable products from the Italian manufacturer. The X Series amplifier takes power amplification to new heights by providing tremendous functionality typically only found in separate outboard units. System integration tools include channel routing, a truly universal mono, bi- and three-phase balancing power supply and a revolutionary fully-featured DSP. The larger X8 unit… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsProductAmplifierConcertInstallationProcessorSound ReinforcementStage

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    PSW Staff 06/26/14 10:00 AM,
    After a successful preview at last week’s InfoComm show, VUE Audiotechnik announced today the latest addition to it’s popular al-Class line array family—the al-4-sb Flyable Isobaric Subwoofer. Designed specifically for seamless integration with the al-4 Subcompact Line Array System, the highly versatile al-4-sb Isobaric Subwoofer features rigging options for suspension above or behind al-4 arrays in a variety of configurations. VUE even offers a flyable end fire grid that allows quick assembly of sophisticated al-4-sb end-fire arrays for improved directionality… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsProductProductionRiggingConcertInstallationLoudspeakerSound Reinforcement

  • Wednesday, June 25, 2014
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    Philip Giddings 06/25/14 11:25 AM,
    Sound Devices showcases the 970, its first-ever dedicated audio-only rack-mounted recording solution, which boasts an impressive 64 channels of Dante and MADI. The half-rack, 2U device simplifies any application requiring high-quality, high-track-count audio recording, including live events such as concerts and sports recording, corporate events, houses of worship (HOW), studio and mobile production, as well as theater and museum presentations. Sound Devices 970 records 64 channels of monophonic or polyphonic 24-bit WAV files from any of its 144 available inputs.… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundChurch SoundNewsProductConcertDigitalManufacturer

  • Friday, June 20, 2014
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    PSW Staff 06/20/14 10:11 AM,
    Crest Audio has partnered with Waves to create the Tactus Digital Mixing System. The Tactus Digital Mixing System provides a simple, customizable touch-screen operating interface that puts all of the audio routing, processing and mixing tools within easy and immediate reach. Designed to work with the new Waves eMotion Mixer for SoundGrid, the Tactus Digital Mixing System offers a full complement of professional features and allows the use of Waves audio processing plug-ins for live events. The Tactus hardware is… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsProductConcertDigitalManufacturerMixerSound Reinforcement

  • Wednesday, June 18, 2014
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    PSW Staff 06/18/14 05:05 AM,
    Allen & Heath will be unveiling Qu-32 at Infocomm. The Qu-32 is a 32 fader, 38 in / 28 out digital mixer joining the rackmount Qu-16 and compact Qu-24. Qu-32 shares the Qu series key features, such as total recall of settings (including faders and digitally controlled preamps), Qu-Drive integrated multi-track recorder, dSNAKE for remote I/O and personal monitoring, multi-channel USB streaming, Qu-Pad control app, and the renowned iLive FX Library to deliver class-leading audio quality. It comes with a… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsProductConsolesDigitalManufacturerMixerStudio