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Articles Tagged Sound Reinforcement

  • Thursday, October 23, 2014
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    PSW Staff 10/23/14 01:04 PM,
    Robert Lawrence Event Production Resource brings Outline’s systems to V Festival, one of the biggest live music events in Europe Robert Lawrence Event Production Resource, one of the UK’s leading event production support companies, recently installed Outline’s Butterfly and Mantas line array systems, along with DVS 118 subs, in Virgin Media’s ‘Our House’ at V Festival - considered one of the best live music events in Europe. The all-weekend house party continued for the 4th year at V Festival with… View this story
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    PSW Staff 10/23/14 12:51 PM,
    Oprah Winfrey has taken ‘The Life You Want Weekend’, a high-profile two-night self-help show on the road for eight weekends this fall. Along for the ride is CTS Audio, who is providing sound for the tour including a Solid State Logic (SSL) Live. L500 console at the mix position, operated by CTS veteran front of house engineer Jon Schwarz. The two-night event starts the first night with Winfrey offering the inspirational story of her life’s journey. She speaks about identifying… View this story
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  • Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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    PSW Staff 10/22/14 12:43 PM,
    Cheap Trick, possibly one of the most covered groups of all time, is currently out on tour with an assortment of gear that guarantees that their followers get the “Cheap Trick” sound they expect. Burst Sound & Lighting, headquartered in Detroit, is the sound production company tasked with making sure the band has all of the equipment they require including a new Adamson Systems monitor rig. “We expanded our Adamson inventory when they rolled out the E218 line array cabinets… View this story
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  • Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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    PSW Staff 10/21/14 10:50 AM,
    Since its opening, The Roost has been carving out a new space for live music in north Austin, TX. Owned by local music mavens the Cotton Brothers — Jimbo, John, Bobby and David — the 3,400-square-foot music venue opened with a New Year’s Eve run by Joe Ely. Since then, it’s been drawing rave reviews for everything from its bookings (e.g. Kelly Willis, Bruce Robison, Carolyn Wonderland and Reckless Kelly) to its sound, which local entertainment blog AustinPixels.com called “perfect.”… View this story
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  • Monday, October 20, 2014
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    PSW Staff 10/20/14 12:46 PM,
    Founded in 1953, Imam Muhammad ibn Saud Islamic University today enrolls over 35,000 students in a campus network that spans across Saudi Arabia’s capital city. Islamic tradition specifies that men and women attend school separately, so the University has a campus for each. Most of the university’s multiple lecture halls and auditoriums on both the men’s and women’s campuses have long struggled with intelligibility and reverberation issues. University officials recently embarked on a massive, multi-year retrofit of the school’s sound… View this story
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  • Friday, October 03, 2014
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    PSW Staff 10/03/14 12:46 PM,
    Famous for being the hotel where American bank robber John Dillinger was captured in 1934, the Hotel Congress is an extraordinary location that has hosted a variety of events and banquets since its construction in 1919. Its main nightlife property, Club Congress, recently received a new Harman sound reinforcement system made up of Soundcraft, JBL and Crown components. The small 45 x 40-foot live music venue hosts many national touring acts and local dance nights. To ensure optimal sound coverage… View this story
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    PSW Staff 10/03/14 12:19 PM,
    Italian manufacturer dBTechnologies presents their new high performance DVX TH theater series stage monitors. The initial introduction includes the DVX-DM12 TH and DVX-DM15 TH active two-way stage monitors. The stage monitors feature either 12-inch or 15-inch neodymium woofers with 4-inch voice coil coupled with 1.4-inch exit HF neo compression driver with 2.5-inch voice coil. The high output (136 dB max SPL) are ideal for most stage applications. The cabinets feature rotatable HF driver (for left or right configuration), double EQ… View this story
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  • Thursday, October 02, 2014
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    PSW Staff 10/02/14 11:40 AM,
    Fox Sound Service has purchased the first Meyer Sound LYON linear sound reinforcement system in Italy. Adding to Fox Sound’s large Meyer Sound inventory of more than 170 loudspeakers, the LYON system has supported a range of classical, rock, and dance events across the country. “I was extremely impressed with the technical advantages of linear sound reinforcement offered by Meyer Sound’s LEO™ linear large-scale sound reinforcementsystem, but we had been waiting for a more compact version better suited to the… View this story
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    PSW Staff 10/02/14 11:24 AM,
    Corey Hart hung up his sunglasses for good at an emotional sold-out farewell concert for 13,500 hometown fans at Montreal’s Bell Centre, supported by an SSL Live console at front of house. A 1980s phenom, Hart has had nine consecutive Top 40 hits, with “Sunglasses at Night” being his most recognizable. Outfitted with sound services by Solotech in Canada, it was another local Montreal hero, Denis Savage, who mixed the show and the week-long rehearsal. For Hart’s Farewell concert, the… View this story
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    PSW Staff 10/02/14 11:02 AM,
    It’s the world’s oldest and most prestigious tennis championship – Wimbledon – held at the All England Club In London since 1877. Although steeped in tradition, the facility takes a decidedly modern approach to its audio and communications network, evaluating and updating its installation every year. Prior to the 2014 tournament, Wimbledon-based systems contractor RG Jones Sound Engineering knew that the scope of work would be much more involved than in the past. Because of building renovations, the Broadcast Center… View this story
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