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  • Thursday, July 23, 2015
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    PSW Staff 07/23/15 07:56 AM,
    Lindsay Jones, principal of Unique Music and Sound Design, was tasked with figuring out a sound system for 11 actors who also play musical instruments in Wonderland, Alice’s Rock & Roll Adventure. He chose Point Source Audio’s CR-8S cardioid earworn and CR-8L cardioid lavalier microphones for the family musical that premiered last April. Jones’ first experience with Point Source Audio mics was a delight. “The PSA mics sounded great out of the box. We only had to do a minimum… View this story
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  • Wednesday, April 22, 2015
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    PSW Staff 04/22/15 11:08 AM,
    Sound designer, Alan Chang recently described his first experience using Point Source Audio’s SERIES8 earset microphones. Chang was retained as live sound engineer for the world-premiere of “SEVEN” a one-time-only theatrical reading staged in recognition of International Women’s Month in February, sponsored by the National Council of Jewish Women Sacramento Section at the Congregation B’nai Israel. SEVEN tells the true stories of remarkable women and their extraordinary achievements. The occasion featured playwrights telling inspirational stories through the words of the… View this story
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  • Thursday, January 15, 2015
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    PSW Staff 01/15/15 04:57 PM,
    Point Source Audio (PSA) has unveiled the new CM-i3 intercom headset, designed to deliver a combination of noise isolation, lightweight comfort and earphone modularity. The CM-i3 is available with varying male/female XLR connectors as well as a 3.5 mm option to support intercom apps for iPhones and iPads. All CM-i3 packages include Point Source Audio’s EM-3 in-earphones, microphone assembly, three sets of eartips, windscreen, and a custom storage case. At a weight of just two ounces, the CM-i3’s patent-pending design… View this story
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  • Monday, September 15, 2014
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    PSW Staff 09/15/14 12:40 PM,
    Point Source Audio (PSA) announced that its SERIES8 miniature microphones have been adopted by the three campuses of Chase Oaks Church of Plano, Texas. SERIES8 headset mics are well-suited to the church community, particularly those with large congregations and physical dimensions to match. Chase Oaks’ expansive campuses made servicing their microphones a growing challenge and expense.  “Our old headsets were continually snapping.  It was very frustrating,” recounts Chase Oak’s Audio Engineer Kevin Sanchez before discovering Point Source Audio’s SERIES8 and… View this story
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  • Monday, August 11, 2014
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    PSW Staff 08/11/14 01:14 PM,
    Noted musician, audio engineer and conductor Lou Mannarino has chosen Point Source Audio (PSA) SERIES8 minature microphones for use in high-profile performance applications, including the New York Philharmonic Orchestra. The SERIES8 microphones were specified by Mannarino’s New York production company, L&M Sound & Light, for applications in prestigious institutions such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Historical Society, the New York Public Library, to name a few. L&M Sound & Light’s team of engineers and sound technicians has… View this story
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  • Monday, June 02, 2014
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    PSW Staff 06/02/14 02:18 PM,
    Point Source Audio (PSA) is introducing the new CM-i3 intercom headset, offering a unique combination of in-ear performance, lightweight comfort and earphone modularity, at the upcoming InfoComm 2014 show in Las Vegas (booth C10913). The feature set makes the headsets well-suited for concert venues, front-of-house operations, multimedia production, personal entertainment and other professional trades relying on convenient two-way communications. The CM-i3 intercom headset uniquely offers binaural sound isolation. Whereas traditional head clamp style headsets can provide good sound isolation, their… View this story
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  • Friday, February 28, 2014
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    PSW Staff 02/28/14 03:51 PM,
    Point Source Audio president James Lamb has been tapped as the first commander of the newly-formed California State Military Reserve (CSMR) Band. Lamb, a lifelong trumpeter, composer, and arranger, earned an appointment as a Warrant Officer in the State Military Reserve in August 2013. In addition to playing trumpet and writing arrangements, he will help coordinate support for California’s three National Guard Bands, based in Sacramento, Oxnard, and Los Alamitos. The California National Guard Bands uphold a long tradition dating… View this story
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  • Friday, January 18, 2013
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    PSW Staff 01/18/13 02:06 PM,
    Last November, Vinny Osborne was on deadline, preparing for Singin’ in the Rain to be performed by the Port Laois Musical Society in Ireland.  He had a special need for an earset microphone which could better handle water immersion as well as deliver impeccable audio quality.  The celebrated Irish sound designer—who has been nominated 11 times (winning seven) for Best Technical Award by the Association of Irish Musical Societies—got to work.  He did his research, performed rigorous testing, and chose… View this story
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  • Tuesday, May 08, 2012
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    PSW Staff 05/08/12 12:57 PM,
    Point Source Audio has launched the new CO-7L Miniature Lavalier in response to customer demand for a lavalier version of its flagship CO-7 earworn microphone.  The new CO-7L Miniature Lavalier fills a need for speakers in broadcast or theatre production who generally prefer or need an “invisible” option.  The CO-7L element is extremely small so it can be cleverly hidden in the hairline, behind a button, or even attached to eyeglasses.  It is also water-resistant to be more resilient against… View this story
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  • Wednesday, May 02, 2012
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    PSW Staff 05/02/12 02:01 PM,
    Point Source Audio has introduced the CO-5w, a new “unsinkable” waterproof earworn microphone outfitted with a special water-protected mic element. The CO-5w offers omnidirectional polar pattern that allows a 360-degree pick-up of sound, providing a natural blend of voice and ambience. The design of the CO-5w also lends itself to reduced speech produced “popping sounds” and voice overloads in close mic applications. “We’re super excited about our ‘unsinkable’ feature,” says Yvonne Ho, vice president of marketing at Point Source Audio.… View this story
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