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Articles Tagged Sound Reinforcement

  • Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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    PSW Staff 07/29/14 03:01 PM,
    This year’s annual Montreal Jazz Festival featured a wide assortment of artists from Earth, Wind & Fire, B.B. King, Tony Bennett, and Diana Krall, to Aretha Franklin, Diana Ross, Terence Blanchard, and Nikki Yanofsky. Solotech of Montreal provided the majority of the audio production for the 30 stages and stacked them with Yamaha digital audio consoles. Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems pitched in for five of the stages: Scene TD, the main outdoor stage, was outfitted with two Yamaha CL5 digital… View this story
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  • Monday, July 28, 2014
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    PSW Staff 07/28/14 01:48 PM,
    Located just blocks from the White House, the World Bank opened for business at 1818 H street on June 25, 1948.  Today, the Bank’s address remains the same, but as the organization’s focus has evolved, so has the footprint of its headquarters.  The Bank’s H Street headquarters is now a multi-building complex covering an entire city block. The buildings are enclosed by a massive glass atrium more than 150 feet tall and 150 feet wide. The atrium has become a… View this story
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    PSW Staff 07/28/14 01:36 PM,
    Since 1935, the Comet Tavern has been a fixture of Seattle’s storied Pike/Pine corridor. The well-worn wood bar of this venerable Capitol Hill pub has bent the elbows of generations of locals and visitors, and its stage has played host to multiple decades of Seattle music and culture. When the Comet was shuttered late last year, many long-time Seattle residents feared it was another nail in the coffin of what local entrepreneur Dave Meinert refers to as the city’s “black… View this story
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    PSW Staff 07/28/14 01:29 PM,
    Chongqing Guotai Arts Centre in China has installed Allen & Heath’s flagship iLive digital mixing system, the iLive-176 Surface and iDR10 MixRack as its new FOH console. With a total area of 36,000 square meters, the Guotai Arts Centre is a versatile venue, which stages musicals, operas, drama, entertainment, exhibitions and commercial events. Sanecore Group installed all the audio systems, which cover the performance system, public addressing system, intercom system, recording and broadcasting system, as well as the stage lighting… View this story
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    PSW Staff 07/28/14 01:03 PM,
    Outline Butterfly and Mantas loudspeaker systems amplified the voice of Pope Francis on the occasion of the Holy Mass celebrated on the Plain of Sibari before a crowd of 250,000. A stage measuring approximately 50 x 25 meters was erected for the event, along with the installation of four maxi-screens and 20 km of barriers. The 35,000-seat audience area measured 650 metres (2,132 ft) by 250 (820 ft). Dee Jay Service located in Rende (Cosenza)—a well-known Calabrian company that has… View this story
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    PSW Staff 07/28/14 11:49 AM,
    Diggerland is a unique construction-themed adventure park with four locations in the UK and a new “Diggerland USA” park in West Berlin, New Jersey which opened in June, 2014.  Visitors can ride on and operate construction machinery, play arcade games and hold birthday parties at the park. Diggerland USA’s is a large, fourteen-acre site that has varying ambient noise levels and a combination of outdoor, indoor and covered open-air areas. As a result, it was challenging to create an audio… View this story
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  • Friday, July 25, 2014
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    PSW Staff 07/25/14 06:44 AM,
    Founded in 1891, Seattle University is a Jesuit Catholic university and law school in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood. More than 7,400 students are enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs within eight schools and colleges. The university’s Father LeRoux Conference Center, located in the Student Center building, is a large, multipurpose room used for live presentations and special events and for movies and video presentations. The Conference Center can be subdivided with an air wall to accommodate two simultaneous events. Last… View this story
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  • Thursday, July 24, 2014
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    PSW Staff 07/24/14 01:18 PM,
    India’s An Ode to the Blues festival, now in its fourth year, was recently held at Bangalore’s CounterCulture performance space/restaurant. The festival featured international and Indian blues artists including Guitar Shorty, Soulmate, Blackstratblues, Ministry of Blues and many others. Two stages were outfitted with a complete Harman Professional live sound system and Martin lighting. “With every event we do, our primary focus is on the artist and we want to present the way they sound and the way they look… View this story
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  • Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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    PSW Staff 07/22/14 05:06 PM,
    The 2014 Special Olympics USA Games was the largest national games undertaking by the organization. This year’s event (June 16-20) included 16 different sports competitions with over 5,000 athletes and more than an estimated 70,000 spectators. RCF was proud to partner with Windsor, New Jersey-based Reid Sound to provide the sound system for the Olympic Town Entertainment Stage. The College of New Jersey acted as the site for the Olympic Town, which served as the hub for all the events… View this story
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    PSW Staff 07/22/14 03:04 PM,
    The Sextant Group, a national independent technology consulting firm specializing in the planning and design of learning, communications and entertainment facilities and systems, was recently contracted to specify a sound system for the new Convocation Center at Mount Aloysius College in central Pennsylvania. After much consideration, the Sextant Group selected a RoomMatch sound system from Bose Professional Systems. The system consists of 17 RoomMatch loudspeakers divided into one five-speaker array (RM5505, RM7010, RM9010, RM9020, and RM12040 modules) that covers the… View this story
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