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Articles Tagged Microphones

  • Wednesday, April 25, 2012
    heil sound
    PSW Staff 04/25/12 12:36 PM,
    Heil Sound has released an upgraded version of its PR 35 handheld dynamic microphone. Changes include a new chassis, resulting in cosmetic differences with the old model. In addition, rear rejection has been increased to -42 dB with the upgrade. A concealed two-position roll off switch replaces the former thumb switch. The PR 35 ships with three interchangeable colored trim collars that can be mixed and matched. The new PR 35 will be priced the same as the current model… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundChurch SoundNewsPollProductMicrophone

  • Tuesday, April 24, 2012
    PSW Staff 04/24/12 11:53 AM,
    Lectrosonics is pleased to introduce the release of Version 5.1 firmware for the company’s Venue Wideband modular receiver system. The V5.1 firmware provides an important enhancement that will be most beneficial to broadcast, location, and sound reinforcement professionals—the capability of a “TalkBack” function compatible with the newly introduced HH handheld transmitter. When the transmitter is set to TalkBack mode and the function is engaged (activated when the user presses the multi-function button on the HH transmitter), the audio will switch… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundChurch SoundNewsPollInstallationMicrophoneSound ReinforcementAudio

  • Monday, April 23, 2012
    PSW Staff 04/23/12 10:55 AM,
    One of the key aspects of any successful business is its ability to listen to its customers. Such is the case at Noble Street Studios, Toronto’s newest premiere downtown recording studio. The studio recently added an SF-24V vacuum tube stereo ribbon microphone and two R-122 active ribbon microphones from Royer Labs View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollBusinessMicrophoneStudioAudio

  • Thursday, April 19, 2012
    PSW Staff 04/19/12 10:30 AM,
    Originally launched in 1993, AKG C3000 condenser microphone brought a remarkable level of quality and performance to musicians and sound engineers with a foundation of audio perfection and reliability. With the C2000, C4000 and C4500 BC debuting in the following years, the Project Studio Line was born. Nearly 20 years later, AKG’s has relaunched the Project Studio Line, with a cost-effective, aesthetically beautiful set of mics, channelling the popular characteristics it maintained in the ‘90s.  The revamped Project Studio Line’s… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingNewsPollAVMicrophoneSound ReinforcementAudio

  • Tuesday, April 17, 2012
    PSW Staff 04/17/12 02:20 PM,
    Sennheiser is extending its evolution wireless ew 300 G3 series with the addition of the SKP 300 G3 plug-on transmitter. Whether it is for a speaker’s podium or for fast mobile use in video productions, the SKP 300 G3 converts any conventional cabled microphone quickly and easily into a wireless version. The phantom power required by condenser microphones is also supplied by the rugged transmitter – a highly versatile device that enables cabled microphones to become wireless with ease. “With… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundChurch SoundNewsPollConcertMicrophoneSound ReinforcementWirelessAudio

  • Friday, April 13, 2012
    PSW Staff 04/13/12 05:11 PM,
    Audio-Technica is at it again. providing another humorous public service announcement that graphically illustrates why NOT to share vocal microphones. Like the first installment (see it here), it’s the brainchild of Gary Boss of A-T.   Audio-Technica View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsPollVideoMicrophone

  • shure
    PSW Staff 04/13/12 04:17 PM,
    Honoring the best of Canada’s music industry, the 2012 JUNO Awards in early April at Scotiabank Place in Ottawa utilized numerous Shure microphones, wireless systems and IEM systems for live performances, as well as host William Shatner and other applications. Transmission Squelch was charged with the operation of dozens of wireless systems utilized on the broadcast w. The wireless needs for this year’s show included 42 microphones, 28 in-ear monitoring systems, and 28 intercom systems, including 8 channels of Shure… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollMicrophoneMonitoringSound ReinforcementWireless

  • Thursday, April 12, 2012
    PSW Staff 04/12/12 06:28 PM,
    Audio-Technica has introduced new System 8 VHF wireless systems, available in handheld, headworn, guitar, lavalier and bodypack configurations. The single-channel, fixed-frequency systems are available in three traveling VHF frequencies (169.505, 170.245 and 171.905). Features include an advanced dipole antenna system for extended operating range; Power, RF and AF Peak indicators; volume control, 1/4-inch output jack and user-adjustable squelch; rugged unidirectional dynamic element on handheld microphone/transmitter; variable microphone trim control and multi-color battery/power indicator (with AA operation on transmitters); and professional… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsPollProductMicrophoneSystemWireless

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    PSW Staff 04/12/12 08:50 AM,
    Countryman Associates has introduced the H6 headset microphone, available in both omni and directional versions and outfitted with the same microphone capsule as the company’s popular E6 omni earset mic. The new H6 provides transparent, natural sound pick-up with a low profile capsule measuring just 0.1-inch (2.5 mm) in diameter—roughly the size of a No. 2 pencil lead. The capsule is offered in three sensitivities (7 mV/Pa, 2 mV/Pa, and 0.7 mV/Pa) and with its high dynamic range and flat… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsPollProductMicrophoneSound ReinforcementWireless

  • Tuesday, April 10, 2012
    PSW Staff 04/10/12 07:52 AM,
    Lectrosonics has introduced the WM Watertight Transmitter, the company’s newest addition to its line of Digital Hybrid Wireless microphone systems offering compandor-free audio. An extension of the SM series Super Miniature transmitter family, the new WM Watertight Transmitter employs a specially designed aluminum alloy case with sealed battery doors, antenna port, and microphone connector. This fully watertight transmitter with a feature set similar to Lectrosonics’ popular SMQV beltpack unit runs on two AA batteries and can take remote commands from… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsPollProductAVMicrophoneWirelessAudio