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  • Thursday, August 06, 2015
    PSW Staff 08/06/15 10:47 AM,
    RCF is now shipping their new lineup of passive solutions designed for the club and live sound markets. The VMAX Series offers dedicated models with focused horn directivity designed for both portable and permanent situations. Designed for both live situations and recorded music playback, the VMAX Series excels in vocal reproduction and subwoofer energy. Included in the VMAX Series now shipping are 6-inch, 10-inch and 15-ich two-way cabinets, a dual 15-inch two-way cabinet, plus dual 18-inch dual 21-inch subwoofers. A… View this story
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  • Wednesday, August 05, 2015
    PSW Staff 08/05/15 03:24 PM,
    The New Hampshire headquarters of global lifestyle brand Timberland is host to not only corporate events for several hundred employees, but also the occasional musician who stops by for a visit and special performance. For the best experience, Timberland relies on L1 portable line array systems from Bose Professional to fulfill its need for convenient and versatile audio systems for audiences of varying sizes.  The Timberland headquarters houses five Bose L1 systems, including the L1 Model II and L1 Compact.… View this story
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  • Monday, July 27, 2015
    PSW Staff 07/27/15 09:06 AM,
    Fohhn Audio announces the release of two new models in its LINEA LX range of compact line array systems. The Linea LX-60 and LX-61 aim to combine all the advantages of innovative line array technology with a design that integrates into room architecture and stage areas. The compact LX-60 is specially designed for installation applications in more challenging acoustic environments. The 200W two-way system is equipped with four 4-inch low-mid drivers (arranged in a column) and a 1-inch compression driver… View this story
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  • Tuesday, December 23, 2014
    Gary Parks 12/23/14 01:59 PM,
    It’s amazing to take a look at the latest generation of portable loudspeaker systems in terms of how far they’ve progressed. When I was with Electro-Voice as product manager for music systems in the mid-1980s, the concentration was on the design and porting of the cabinets, tweaking the components and passive crossovers for efficiency and uniform frequency response, and protecting high-frequency drivers. A big innovation was using a polyswitch in parallel with a resistor for the latter purpose, nicknamed “the… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundFeatureBlogAmplifierDigitalLine ArrayLoudspeakerMixerProcessorSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

  • Thursday, September 18, 2014
    PSW Staff 09/18/14 12:54 PM,
    San Francisco-based singer-songwriter Jeff Campbell has been playing hundreds of shows a year in dozens of cities and continues to build a loyal following through his energetic performances. Recently selected as the winner of Guitar Center’s National Singer Songwriter 2 Competition out of over 13,000 entrants, Campbell was given the chance to record a five-song EP with GRAMMY-winning producer John Shanks and perform on Jimmy Kimmel Live. “I’ve been lucky, and I’m doing well,” states Campbell. “In between my larger… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementStageSubwoofer

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    PSW Staff 09/18/14 12:39 PM,
    The new DR-22WL from Tascam is the first portable recorder to include WiFi for transport control, file transfer, and audio streaming to your smartphone or PC. Other innovations like the new Scene Dial make it easier than ever to capture great-sounding recordings and share them online. The DR-22WL includes a set of stereo condenser microphones, arranged in true XY pattern for ideal stereo imaging. The eight-position Scene Dial selects recording settings for typical situations, or can be set to full… View this story
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  • Friday, August 01, 2014
    PSW Staff 08/01/14 11:06 AM,
    “Live from The River Music Hall” has been the on-air live-music feature for greater Boston’s WXRV 92.5 FM The River for nearly 20 years. For the past two seasons, artists have been performing through an L1 Model II Portable Line Array System from Bose Professional Systems – one of the ways in which Bose, based in Framingham, MA, supports live and broadcast music in its own backyard. The system consists of one L1 Model II system with two B1 bass… View this story
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  • Monday, July 07, 2014
    PSW Staff 07/07/14 10:04 AM,
    Mackie announces the availability of the all-new, upgraded SRM450 and SRM350 high-definition portable powered loudspeakers. Featuring a powerful new 1000W amp platform, improved sound quality and a host of easy-to-use digital sound-shaping tools, the new SRM450 and SRM350 deliver the professional sound quality and indestructible portability that SRM is known for.  “The original SRM450 was the first active portable loudspeaker and, today, is still the most recognized speaker out there,” remarked Greg Young, Mackie Product Manager. “SRM has always meant… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsProductLoudspeakerManufacturerMixerSound ReinforcementStage

  • Thursday, May 15, 2014
    PSW Staff 05/15/14 01:04 PM,
    Harbinger Pro Audio has announced the debut of the new VâRi Series of portable powered loudspeakers. The new generation of Harbinger speakers is designed to deliver the ultimate in power, performance, and versatility, at an affordable price point. The new Harbinger VâRi line includes two distinct models to meet a wide range of users and applications, from bands and musical performance to DJs, Karaoke, and presentations. The V2115 is a 15-inch, two-way loudspeaker system that packs 600 Watts of crystal… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundChurch SoundNewsProductConcertLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementStageSubwoofer

  • Tuesday, February 04, 2014
    PSW Staff 02/04/14 01:03 PM,
    London’s QEII Conference Centre recently added seven Allen & Heath Qu-16 digital rackmount mixers to its inventory of AV equipment. An upgrade to existing analog mixers, the Qu-16s are installed in self-contained portable AV racks, which can be used in any of the event spaces in the venue. “We needed a higher channel count for the mixers installed on our mobile AV racks,” explains AV production manager, Derek Chalmers. “We were looking around the analog market as we couldn’t believe… View this story
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