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Articles Tagged Microphones

  • Monday, July 02, 2012
    church sound basics
    Curt Taipale 07/02/12 04:03 PM,
    A while ago, I mentioned to my MoM (Minister of Music) that our backing vocals were sounding pretty rough on a regular basis. Their intonation was so bad at times that we often had to use the “shoot it before it multiplies” approach to mixing. You know - if it doesn’t sound good, don’t turn it up! So over the summer he scheduled regular rehearsals just with the backing vocalists, and he stopped me in the hall recently to tell… View this story
    Filed in: Church SoundFeaturePollStudy HallProductionAudioLightingEducationSound ReinforcementTechnician

  • Friday, June 29, 2012
    lectrosonics
    PSW Staff 06/29/12 01:47 PM,
    Shop Angels, an outdoor adventure travel show slated to begin airing in the first quarter of 2013, is currently in production, utilizing Digital Hybrid Wireless microphone technology from Lectrosonics. Jimmy Corn, owner of Big Oak Productions, a television production company based in Nashville, serves in a variety of capacities with the show, including overseeing photography and location sound. A veteran audio professional who started as a live sound engineer mixing concerts before moving into television production, Corn has handled projects… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsAVMicrophoneWireless

  • Thursday, June 28, 2012
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    PSW Staff 06/28/12 04:23 PM,
    Audio-Technica has recognized Pine City, New York-based Ark Productions & Marketing as its Rep of the Year for the 2011/2012 fiscal year. The award was presented to Ark principal Tim Chamberlain by Philip Cajka, Audio-Technica U.S. president and CEO, and Michael Edwards, A-T V.P. Professional Products. Also in attendance were John Cheese, A-T territory manager, Professional Products; Doug Swan, A-T director of sales & marketing, MI/PRO Audio; and David Marsh, A-T director of sales & marketing, Installed Sound & Broadcast.… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsAVBusinessManufacturerMicrophoneAudio

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    PSW Staff 06/28/12 11:48 AM,
    At the upcoming Summer NAMM show in Nashville, TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik is introducing the new Wood Series of the popular M80 dynamic cardioid microphone.  The M80 Oak (light wood) and the M80 Cherry (dark wood) microphones feature a unique hard-coat paint finish designed to replicate a wooden grain. Both Wood Series models include a microphone clip and leather carrying case. The M80 is designed for both stage and studio, performance and recording. Its directional pickup pattern and wide frequency response yield… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsProductMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStudio

  • Friday, June 22, 2012
    studio six
    PSW Staff 06/22/12 09:55 AM,
    The newest iOS test and measurement accessory from Studio Six Digital—iTestMic—will make its official debut at the InfoComm 2012 show in Las Vegas, at booth C12422 iTestMic transforms an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch in to a professional-grade test & measurement platform when combined with the AudioTools app, which provides SPL meters, speaker polarity, RTA, FFT and other system analysis tools. Studio Six Digital president Andrew Smith notes, “After developing our AudioTools test and measurement app, we knew that the… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsVideoProductAVMeasurementMicrophoneSound Reinforcement

  • Tuesday, June 19, 2012
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    PSW Staff 06/19/12 09:18 AM,
    The production crew of Miami, FL-based Accord Productions captures audio with a high level of speech intelligibility and natural sound quality by depending on Digital Hybrid Wireless technology from Rio Rancho, NM-based Lectrosonics. With offices in Miami and Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Accord Productions provides production, post production, and digitizing services to the film and video industry. Its co-founder and vice president, Rocky Wyler, typically serves as the director of photography on location and also performs double duty as the company’s… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollMicrophoneTechnicianWirelessAudio

  • Friday, June 15, 2012
    telefunken
    PSW Staff 06/15/12 08:56 AM,
    TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik has introduced new matched stereo sets of its C12 large diaphragm tube microphone, featuring a custom dual power supply capable of powering both microphones at one time, and a special locking flight case that will carry both sets of microphones, cables, wooden boxes, and the dual power supply. The microphone features the new CK12 capsule (built in the USA from the original manufacturers technical specifications), a Haufe (manufacturer of the original) output transformer built to match the original,… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsProductMicrophoneStudio

  • Wednesday, June 13, 2012
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    PSW Staff 06/13/12 09:04 AM,
    AKG is introducing the CBL410 line of personal conference microphone sets at the InfoComm 2012 show in Las Vegas, booth C10719. The USB-powered systems provide simple-to-use microphone, as opposed to built-in communication devices on personal computers. With the majority of personal and business computers containing a built in camera and microphone, users often settle for the lower quality equipment already installed.  The CBL410, which is available in conference VoIP and workstation interface sets, provides individual workstations the ability to improve… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsProductAVInstallationMicrophoneSound Reinforcement

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    Mark Frink 06/13/12 09:01 AM,
    Welcome to doing monitor sound for a singer. There are many kinds of professional entertainers, songwriters and celebrities, but now you’re working for that breed of performing artist who sings quite well and requires a refined approach in order to do their best on stage. The Microphone If she is just starting out, microphone selection is something you could explore, but having used one particular microphone for vocals for her entire career, it’s simply a comfortable pair of shoes, its… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundFeaturePollStudy HallConsolesEngineerMicrophoneMixerMonitoringSound ReinforcementStageAudio

  • Tuesday, June 12, 2012
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    PSW Staff 06/12/12 05:02 AM,
    Vive Latino is Mexico’s biggest music festival. It is a three-day event that usually features 100 bands on multiple stages at Foro Sol, a large stadium in Mexico City. This year’s festival lineup included a wide range of talent, including Café Tacuba, Molotov, ZOÉ, Foster the People, and Fatboy Slim. To ensure flawless audio, this year’s festival relied heavily on the latest Shure wireless systems, including the new Axient Wireless Microphone System and the PSM 1000 and PSM 900 personal… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollConcertMicrophoneSoftwareWirelessAudio