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Articles Tagged Production

  • Friday, March 13, 2009
    euphonix ceo kloiber
    PSW Staff 03/13/09 07:31 AM, 0 Comments
    Euphonix announced that its professional products division had continued strong sales in Q4, with the company posting its best annual revenues for over 10 years. Key sales included multiple dual-operator System 5 film mixing systems to Todd-AO Hollywood, as well as individual System 5 orders for Japan’s Shochiku Pictures and TV Audio Post house, Yomiuri Eizo. Broadcast consoles sales were also strong with orders from CBC-Vancouver and Zhejiang TV in China as well as from both Univision and Telemundo in… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsBusinessManufacturer

  • Thursday, March 12, 2009
    soundcraft nba allstar
    PSW Staff 03/12/09 10:32 AM, 0 Comments
    The recent 58th annual All-Star Game in Phoenix featured a weekend of competition and events, including the three-point and dunk contests as well as the Rookie Challenge. Two Guys Audio Services Inc. of Rainbow City, Alabama, through Volume Inc., provided front of house audio console support and mixed sound for the weekend’s events on two Soundcraft Vi6 digital consoles. Engineers Jerome Fox and Dave Zammit independently operated the desks and provided top-shelf audio quality. Fox utilized one Vi6 to drive… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConsolesDigitalNetworkingSound Reinforcement

  • Wednesday, March 11, 2009
    aviom rep firms
    PSW Staff 03/11/09 11:37 AM, 0 Comments
    Aviom has announced that Fault Line and Mac West Group have joined the company’s team of rep firms. Both firms provide sales teams with extensive experience in systems contracting, sales, design, studio recording, and live production work in the pro audio industry. Fault Line will represent Aviom in northern California and Hawaii, while Mac West Group will cover southern California and southern Nevada. Rocky Giannetta, Fault Line’s principal, says, “We are excited to add Aviom to our portfolio because of… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsBusinessDigitalManufacturerMonitoring

  • Tuesday, March 10, 2009
    peavey dmi
    PSW Staff 03/10/09 02:24 PM, 0 Comments
    Peavey Electronics has endowed a musical-equipment grant totaling $60,000 to support curricula at the Delta Music Institute, a center for interdisciplinary studies in the music and entertainment industries at Delta State University. “The music of the Mississippi Delta has influenced countless musicians around the world, and it inspired my lifelong passion for making the tools that allow us to create music,” said Hartley Peavey, founder and CEO of Meridian-based Peavey Electronics Corporation, one of the world’s largest makers of music… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsEducationLine ArrayLoudspeakerMicrophoneMixerProcessorSound Reinforcement

  • newhouse berkleemusic
    PSW Staff 03/10/09 12:26 PM, 0 Comments
    Berkleemusic.com, the online continuing education division of Boston’s Berklee College of Music, is now offering Orchestration 2.  Building on the techniques presented in Orchestration 1, which covers the individual orchestral instruments and families, Orchestration 2 equips students with advanced strategies and approaches to writing for full orchestra.  Author, Berklee professor, and composer/orchestrator Ben Newhouse designed and wrote the curriculum and will teach the online course in Berkleemusic’s spring term, beginning April 6. “Having taught both at Berklee in Boston and… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsDigital Audio WorkstationsEducationStudio

  • studer daw
    PSW Staff 03/10/09 10:42 AM, 0 Comments
    Studer Vista consoles are now equipped with STUDER RELINK (Resource Linking), the company’s new scalable and flexible audio resource sharing system that integrates tightly with Pro Tools, Pyramix, Logic Pro and many more audio workstations. The new V4.1 release of software for the Studer Vista series of digital consoles adds source and target sharing over a network of Studer consoles. Vista consoles are now able to use inputs and outputs from any other console in the RELINK-network, and control and… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingProductConsolesDigitalDigital Audio WorkstationsSoftwareStudio

  • Monday, March 09, 2009
    dynacord desse
    PSW Staff 03/09/09 09:16 AM, 0 Comments
    Dessa Darling, emcee for Minnesota-based hip-hop group Doomtree, recently performed at the Guthrie Theater’s Dowling Studio in Minneapolis in celebration of the release of her new book, Spiral Bound, a collection of short fiction and poetry. Twin Cities-based production and rental company Windy Shores Sound provided a suitably high-end compact sound system for the event – the XA from Dynacord. Sound engineer Maury Jensen was impressed with the system’s performance: “I had heard of other engineers’ favorable experiences with Dynacord… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

  • sennheiser mo 2000
    PSW Staff 03/09/09 07:50 AM, 0 Comments
    The new Sennheiser MO 2000 optical microphone offers a new type of transducer that processes acoustic signals on the basis of variations in light intensity, making it well suited for applications where other microphones are only partly (or not at all) effective. “By implementing the optical principle, both the microphone head and the electronics can be located far away from each other,” noted David McNutt, industry team manager-installed sound. “And to insure functionality in demanding environments the microphone head is… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsMicrophone

  • Thursday, March 05, 2009
    meyer Auditorio Nacional
    PSW Staff 03/05/09 04:31 PM, 0 Comments
    Mexico City’s Auditorio Nacional, honored with the top slot in Billboard’s Touring Awards in 2007 and topping Pollstar’s rankings of theatres and auditoriums by posting total ticket sales of over 995,000, has just implemented a new high-end audio system featuring 60 Meyer Sound MILO line array loudspeakers - the largest MILO system owned by any theatre or auditorium. The Auditorio seats an audience of nearly 10,000 and is the Western Hemisphere’s largest auditorium that is not a religious institution. Size… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

  • cad lil wayne
    PSW Staff 03/05/09 02:15 PM, 0 Comments
    After extensive A/B testing, CAD Microphones were chosen by Production Manager Maceo Price to handle several key mic’ing functions on Lil’ Wayne’s 2009 I AM MUSIC tour. Lil’ Wayne’s dynamic stage presentation involves a “three dimensional” approach with each band member on an 8- by 8-foot moving deck with video panels and surrounds weaving around and between them, dramatic pyro effects and Wayne moving all over a 60 x 48 foot “rolling” stage below.  Price, who notes that he “loves… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStage