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Articles Tagged Microphones

  • Thursday, December 08, 2016
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    PSW Staff 12/08/16 11:10 AM,
    Audio engineer/designer Jody Elff recently wrapped up a world tour with The Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma, which formed under the artistic direction of cellist Yo-Yo Ma in 2000. The Silk Road Ensemble gathers distinguished performers and composers from more than 20 countries to explore contemporary multicultural musical crossroads and then embarks on an international musical journey across the globe. A long-time user of DPA Microphones, Elff once again relied on the company and its mics, which for this… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStage

  • guitar mic techniques
    Barry Rudolph 12/08/16 08:18 AM,
    Because of its fundamental importance in popular music, the electric guitar is the subject of intense scrutiny and wide differences of opinions. Just what makes a good guitar sound? Compared to all the subtle and not so subtle sounds that come out of an electric guitar amp, fidelity judgments of vocal sounds are easy to make! With good knowledge of the different guitar and amplifier sonic capabilities, coupled with good microphone techniques,we can achieve the ultimate guitar sound that “fits”… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingFeatureBlogStudy HallAmplifierDigital Audio WorkstationsEngineerMicrophoneProcessorSignalStudio

  • Wednesday, December 07, 2016
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    PSW Staff 12/07/16 04:32 PM,
    For the NBC live telecasts of two outdoor holiday events in New York City, Clair Global was faced with massive coverage areas, unpredictable weather, and Manhattan’s famously crowded wireless spectrum. Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and the “Christmas in Rockefeller Center” tree lighting telecast on November 30 each presented similar challenges to the wireless specialists at Clair Global. Under the unforgiving conditions of live network broadcasts, Clair Global RF engineer and project manager Joshua Flower selected Shure Axient wireless microphones and… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVConcertMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStageStudioWireless

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    PSW Staff 12/07/16 09:25 AM,
    The Hull Jackson Montessori Magnet School in north Nashville offers activities such as music programs, tutoring, various clubs, community building projects and theater, with Disney becoming a regular contributor of grants, through the Disney Musicals In Our Schools program. Last year’s musical, The Little Mermaid, was one of the first productions to employ the newly acquired System 10 Pro digital wireless microphone system from Audio-Technica. The system was installed by Nashville’s Corner Music Audio & Video and paid for through… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVInstallationMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStageWireless

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    PSW Staff 12/07/16 07:56 AM,
    Galaxy Audio introduces the new EDX frequency agile dual channel wireless microphone system, delivering quality sound at an affordable price. The EDX Series is a dual channel, frequency agile wireless microphone system with a 200-foot range. The EDX features 16 selectable UHF channels on each receiver, IR Sync from transmitters to the receiver and 2 internal antennas (1 for each receiver). The receiver has one 1/4-inch output and two discrete XLRM outputs on the back of the receiver. The output… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsProductAVManufacturerMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStageWireless

  • Tuesday, December 06, 2016
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    PSW Staff 12/06/16 03:14 PM,
    From its 7,000-square-foot street-side multi-stage studio complex in the W Hotel at the intersection of Hollywood and Vine, BiteSizeTV’s Hollywood Today LIVE serves up a daily diet of entertainment news, pop culture stories, lifestyle segments and celebrity interviews. The studio, which opened in January 2014, is located in a dense RF environment in the heart of Hollywood, so this summer the facility added Lectrosonics SSM super slight micro transmitters and Venue2 receivers to ensure trouble-free audio on its in-house productions.… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVBusinessMicrophoneStudioWireless

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    Craig Leerman 12/06/16 02:13 PM,
    Acoustic performances, and the instruments themselves, usually need to be handled differently than the electronic side of things. Thumping kick drums, compressed bass guitars and the like are not the norm for performances intended to be more musically subtle. A more natural sound is desired and it starts with microphone choice and deployment. Fortunately, most instruments can be picked up quite nicely with just three types of mics that most sound folks already have in their inventories. A mic locker… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundFeatureStudy HallConcertEducationEngineerMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStage

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    PSW Staff 12/06/16 10:04 AM,
    DPA Microphones is bringing Scandinavian design to the installation market with the launch of the Microphone Base, a new stand for its d:screet SC4098 podium microphone. The different needs and wishes of architects, AV consultants, system integrators and installing electricians are all catered to with the sound and the ease of installation. DPA’s d:screet podium microphone features a miniature d:screet supercardioid capsule that combines controlled directionality with rejection of background noise through its linear frequency response. The launch of the… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsProductAVInstallationMicrophone

  • Monday, December 05, 2016
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    PSW Staff 12/05/16 01:35 PM,
    Based on its recent analysis of the professional and commercial microphone market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Shure Incorporated with the 2016 North America Company of the Year Award. Shure has blazed trails in the microphone market with strategy and execution, earning a North American market share of more than 40 percent. It has established strong brand equity by determinedly pursuing innovation for more than 90 years, addressing previously unmet customer needs, and developing a diversified portfolio that targets key trends.… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsAVBusinessManufacturerMicrophone

  • Thursday, December 01, 2016
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    PSW Staff 12/01/16 03:27 PM,
    Shure has announced that its ULX-D digital wireless system and related accessories in the VHF frequency band are available now, with the QLX-D digital wireless system following early next year. These VHF options provide users with 42 MHz of tuning bandwidth in spectrum that is as predictable and as usable as today’s UHF TV band. As the spectrum landscape evolves, Shure continues to serve as an industry advocate and information resource, and aims to provide users with new options that… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsProductAVDigitalInstallationManufacturerMicrophoneNetworkingSound ReinforcementStageWireless



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