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Articles Tagged Sound Reinforcement

  • 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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    PSW Staff 07/22/14 02:04 PM,
    GRAMMY-winning singer-songwriter and producer Bruno Mars recently performed at the Wireless Festival in Finsbury Park in London using an Audio-Technica Artist Elite 5000 Series wireless system with an AEW-T6100a hypercardioid dynamic handheld microphone/transmitter throughout his performance. The event was part of Mars’ Moonshine Jungle Tour 2014, the ongoing second concert tour by Mars in support of his second studio album, Unorthodox Jukebox.The tour began on June 22, 2013 and will continue through September 6, 2014. Audio-Technica View this story
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    PSW Staff 07/22/14 01:03 PM,
    Baton Rouge, Louisiana-based Premier Sound Services (PSS) recently provided the sound reinforcement for the Miss USA Pageant, one of the country’s most widely viewed beauty contests. The event is part of Miss Universe, which is owned by Donald Trump and was televised nationally live on NBC. As they have for previous Miss USA Pageants, PSS deployed their inventory of Harman JBL VTX line arrays to generate the best coverage and superior sound quality.  The main PA system consisted of 13… View this story
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  • Monday, July 21, 2014
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    PSW Staff 07/21/14 01:10 PM,
    SAE in Mexico recently opened a new live audio engineering degree course, installing Allen & Heath’s new Qu-24 compact digital mixer as the teaching console. Supplied by Allen & Heath’s Mexican distributor, Audyson, students will learn to mix using Allen & Heath digital mixers, starting with the Qu-24 and progressing onto larger consoles, such as the GLD-80. The course will also include practical sessions, placing students in real situations with live bands, where they will also mix using A&H consoles.… View this story
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    PSW Staff 07/21/14 12:25 PM,
    One of the region’s most respected institutions, Slovak Medical University, has recently completed a major renovation and reconstruction project at their campus in Banská Bystrica. The multi-functional complex includes several classrooms, student dormitories, and a large, multi-purpose auditorium and presentation hall, used for graduations, conferences, technical seminars, and more.  The complex underwent a full technology modernization, including new audio, conferencing, and interpretation systems, as well as video, digital signage, and information technology systems. The systems were designed and installed by… View this story
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  • Friday, July 18, 2014
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    PSW Staff 07/18/14 11:43 AM,
    When Spanish tenor and conductor Plácido Domingo took to the stage for the concert in Rio, honoring the close of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, television audiences received a crystal clear sound thanks to DPA Microphones’ d:dicate recording microphones. Performing at the HSBC Arena Stage in Rio de Janeiro, Domingo was accompanied by Puerto Rican soprano Ana María Martínez, Chinese pianist Lang Lang and the Brazilian Symphony Orchestra. With the entire world watching, Grammy Award-winner Jesse Lewis, audio producer for… View this story
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    PSW Staff 07/18/14 10:23 AM,
    Poznań-based Gigant Sound Letus, one of Eastern Europe’s leading production companies, have announced a major investment in Outline’s flagship loudspeakers. Their new inventory includes substantial stocks of GTO, DBS 18-2 subwoofers and the all-new GTO C-12 compact line-source module. Founded in 1993 by owner Jurek Taborowski, Gigant Sound Letus is a dominant force not only in Polish rock, pop and classical productions but also throughout eastern Europe and as far afield as the US. Their full-time staff of over thirty… View this story
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    PSW Staff 07/18/14 10:14 AM,
    The 79-year-old Oregon Shakespeare Festival (OSF) in Ashland has chosen Meyer Sound MINA line array loudspeakers to anchor the first full reinforcement setup in its 1,190-seat, outdoor Allen Elizabethan Theatre. With a stage house and thrust stage originally built for non-amplified performances, the theatre now benefits from an architecturally pleasing audio solution that heightens vocal clarity and musicality for the audience, while making performing easier for the actors. “The Meyer Sound system has completely changed the experience for both artists… View this story
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