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  • Friday, March 13, 2009
    PSW Staff 03/13/09 10:04 AM, 0 Comments
    Ironman Sound Industries provided a turnkey solution from its St. Louis headquarters for the staging, audio equipment and labor for a concert featuring local favorite the David Crowder Band and a supporting act at Spring Arbor University in Spring Arbor, Michigan. According to ISI event coordinator Nick Barnes the concert was in a field house/gym that wasn’t built for concerts, so “we didn’t know 100% what the rigging situation was going to be. Luckily, our (Martin Audio) W8LCs gave us… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

  • Friday, February 27, 2009
    rat sound l-acoustics
    Keith Clark 02/27/09 07:40 AM, 0 Comments
    Rat Sound Systems recently joined the L-Acoustics K1/KUDO Pilot Program with select other companies like Firehouse Productions, Sirius, and Black Box, and as a result, took delivery of a stadium-sized sound reinforcement system primarily comprised of 48 new K1 enclosures, 16 K1-SB subwoofers, 16 LA-RAK touring racks loaded with LA8 amplified controllers, and 24 SB28 subs. The Pilot Program was created to provide advance field proofing of the new K1 flagship line source array enclosures for stadium and festival tour… View this story
    Filed in: AmplifierBusinessLine ArrayLoudspeakerProcessorSound ReinforcementSubwooferSystem

  • Wednesday, February 04, 2009
    d&b t-series
    PSW Staff 02/04/09 08:33 AM, 0 Comments
    The new d&b audiotechnik T-Series line array offers two different loudspeaker technologies in one package - it is the company’s smallest line array that also easily transforms into a stand-alone point source system. The T10 cabinet (470/18.5 x 197/7.8 x 300/11.8 mm/inch) is a passive two-way design that houses two 6.5-inch drivers, a 1.4-inch-exit HF compression driver and can be used either as a compact component in a multiple cabinet line array or, by rotating the horn as a high-directivity… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundProductSlideshowLine ArrayLoudspeakerSubwoofer

  • Friday, January 30, 2009
    meyer kanye west
    PSW Staff 01/30/09 01:15 PM, 0 Comments
    Hip-hop icon Kanye West had a successful tour across Europe in late 2008, making stops in Brussels, Rotterdam, Manchester, and at London’s massive O2 Arena. After supporting West on previous tours with Meyer Sound systems, London-based Canegreen provided a multifaceted Meyer Sound MILO and MICA line array system for the rapper’s latest shows. Working alongside West’s FOH engineer Horace Ward, systems tech Dan Seal used Meyer Sound’s MAPP Online Pro acoustical prediction program to plan out the system configuration and… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerMeasurementProcessorSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

  • Thursday, January 29, 2009
    turbosound tcs
    PSW Staff 01/29/09 03:37 PM, 0 Comments
    Turbosound has introduced a complete new range of TCS Series sound contracting products, ranging from a large-format double 18” subwoofer and two single 15” arrayable subs, through 12” and 15” active/passive two-ways to an ultra-compact 6.5” passive model. Turbosound has also developed a high power three-way switchable bi-amp / tri-amp loudspeaker to provide contractors with a full complement of solutions. “We are really excited at the prospect of being able to present some highly advanced acoustics technology in a new… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundChurch SoundProductLoudspeakerSound Reinforcement

  • Monday, January 26, 2009
    polar focus clamp
    PSW Staff 01/26/09 02:01 PM, 0 Comments
    “It was a complex piece of engineering.”  That’s what Bill Moore of TECHNIARTS Engineering (Washington, D.C.) said about a custom loudspeaker clamp system, designed by Polar Focus, that was crucial in the recent installation of a Renkus-Heinz Iconyx IC24 digitally steerable loudspeaker at the Robert F. Kennedy Department of Justice Building in Washington. D.C. Because the building is listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places as part of the Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site, no part of the… View this story
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  • Thursday, January 22, 2009
    eaw mw15
    PSW Staff 01/22/09 11:04 AM, 0 Comments
    EAW is now shipping the MicroWedge15 stage monitor (MW15), the newest addition to the MicroWedge Series of products that also includes the MicroWedge12 monitor (MW12). The MW15 is the second model to be released since EAW and MicroWedge developer Rat Sound Systems Inc reached an agreement that EAW would serve as the exclusive manufacturer and distributor of MicroWedge products. Additional EAW-exclusive MicroWedge Series products will be introduced in the near future. Designed to complement the performance capabilities of today’s most… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundChurch SoundProductConcertMonitoringSound ReinforcementStage

  • Thursday, January 15, 2009
    l-acoustics rat sound
    PSW Staff 01/15/09 04:15 PM, 0 Comments
    L-ACOUSTICS US announces that fellow Oxnard-based company Rat Sound Systems has just joined its K1/KUDO Pilot Program with the delivery of a stadium-sized sound reinforcement system primarily comprised of 48 new K1 enclosures, 16 K1-SB subwoofers, 16 LA-RAK touring racks loaded with LA8 amplified controllers, and 24 SB28 subs. Longtime V-DOSC (and, more recently, KUDO) user Rat Sound now joins New York’s Firehouse Productions on a very short list of North American touring companies to take part in the manufacturer’s… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsBusinessLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementSubwooferSystem

  • Friday, January 09, 2009
    yamaha sw112 sub
    PSW Staff 01/09/09 04:59 PM, 0 Comments
    Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems has introduced the SW1112 subwoofer, the newest member of the company’s Installation Series of loudspeakers. Significantly smaller than other 12-inch-loaded subwoofers, the woofer features a 4-inch voice coil providing very good power handling and response. The SW1112 has a 2,800-watt input capacity with peak 127 dB sound pressure level output. Discrete nominal impedance measures 8 ohms with power ratings delivered at 700W (Noise), 1400W (PGM), 2800W (Max). Discrete sensitivity measures 93 dB. Further, the SW112 has… View this story
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