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Articles Tagged Sound Reinforcement

  • Monday, April 30, 2012
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    PSW Staff 04/30/12 03:14 PM,
    Organized by Reed Exhibitions UK, the biennial SPE Offshore Europe conference and exhibition is the largest upstream oil and gas event outside North America. With some 1,500 exhibitors, the convention attracts an audience of around 50,000 visitors, including engineers, technical specialists, industry leaders, and experts from all over the world. Held at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre, around 25,000 square meters (270,000 square feet) of temporary exhibition space is created in five giant marquees. Not surprisingly, a substantial PA… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementAudio

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    PSW Staff 04/30/12 02:11 PM,
    The conversion of Britz Castle in Berlin-Neukölln, Germany, into a new cultural centre, was recently completed, and includes a 300-capacity concert and theatre hall, installed with Allen & Heath’s iLive digital mixing system. The spec was for a future-proof digital system that could easily be used by sound engineers of guest productions. It also needed to be portable to service not just the hall but other areas in the venue, and flexible and simple to configure, with the option to… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsPollConsolesDigitalMixerSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 04/30/12 01:03 PM,
    South Africa’s largest rental company, Gearhouse South Africa, has recently reinvested in more L-Acoustics components to complete its existing inventory of KUDO, V-DOSC, dV-DOSC and ARCS. The new equipment comprises of 48 KARA, 12 ARCSII and 12 KUDO WST line source cabinets, eight SB28 and 24 SB18 woofers and 22 LA-RAK touring racks installed with LA8 amplified controllers. South Africa is increasingly becoming a regular fixture on the international touring circuit. Combined with an increase in the domestic market, Gearhouse… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollBusinessLine ArrayLoudspeakerManufacturerSound ReinforcementAudio

  • Thursday, April 26, 2012
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    PSW Staff 04/26/12 04:43 PM,
    Extron is pleased to announce the addition of three new models to the Retractor series, a cable retraction system for Extron Cable Cubby series cable access enclosures. The Retractor provides a discreet, convenient solution for accessing AV cable connections and then storing them effectively. New models include the Retractor VGA-A, the Retractor DC and the Retractor VGA SM. The Retractor VGA-A combines VGA and 3.5mm stereo audio in a single Retractor module, providing a cost-effective option for VGA and audio… View this story
    Filed in: AVNewsPollManufacturerSound ReinforcementStageAudio

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    PSW Staff 04/26/12 04:30 PM,
    Radial Engineering Ltd. is pleased to announce that Steve McKay will be transitioning from Sales Manager to fill a newly created position as Export Sales Manager. Roc Bubel joins the Radial team as new sales manager. According to Radial company president Peter Janis: “Steve has been managing our domestic sales team for several years while also investing what time he had available on developing our export distribution channels. With the global economy shifting to emerging markets like China, India, Turkey,… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsPollBusinessProcessorAudio

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    PSW Staff 04/26/12 04:17 PM,
    Kimbra is quickly becoming somebody that you ought to know. With a slew of SXSW showcase gigs, nationwide tours in support of Gotyé and Foster The People, tens of millions of views on YouTube, and a cover of the hit Gotyé song she lends her powerful vocals to, “Somebody That I Used to Know,” performed on Fox’s hit show Glee, Kimbra is bringing her music to the masses, one powerful performance at a time. And Earthworks is there to capture… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsVideoMicrophoneSound ReinforcementWirelessAudio

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    PSW Staff 04/26/12 03:51 PM,
    The Anaheim Ducks are working to change the perception of hockey with The Rinks, a fast-growing chain of ice and inline hockey venues in southern California designed to promote the game in a kid- and teen-friendly environment. The recently-opened Irvine location of The Rinks is a prime example. Irvine Inline boasts a pro hockey genealogy, having been originally owned by hockey legend Wayne Gretsky. Home to three inline rinks, the venue is a fresh new take on hockey rinks, with… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollInstallationLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementAudio

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    PSW Staff 04/26/12 11:42 AM,
    With roots that date back to 1796, the historic Odense Theater in Denmark has recently upgraded to a Meyer Sound surround system based on the MINA line array and miniature MM-4XP loudspeakers. With its new sonic capabilities, Odense looks forward to broadening its programming and clientele. The theatre principals had long awaited the opportunity to present plays and other programs with the added dimension of an enveloping audio experience. “For a long time, the sound department at Odense Teater wanted… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollInstallationLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementStageAudio

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    PSW Staff 04/26/12 11:26 AM,
    In early March at Amanora Park Town, the second installment of this year’s Eristoff Invasion Festival took place with one the world’s foremost music makers, DJ David Guetta, as the show’s headlining act. Guetta’s pulsating sounds projected over the audience from an impressive sound reinforcement system comprised of D.A.S. Audio Aero and Aero Series 2 line arrays. Sound & Light Professionals (SNL Pro) of Mumbai, a major provider of sound reinforcement systems, was contracted to provide the sound system for… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementAudio

  • Tuesday, April 24, 2012
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    PSW Staff 04/24/12 11:53 AM,
    Lectrosonics is pleased to introduce the release of Version 5.1 firmware for the company’s Venue Wideband modular receiver system. The V5.1 firmware provides an important enhancement that will be most beneficial to broadcast, location, and sound reinforcement professionals—the capability of a “TalkBack” function compatible with the newly introduced HH handheld transmitter. When the transmitter is set to TalkBack mode and the function is engaged (activated when the user presses the multi-function button on the HH transmitter), the audio will switch… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundChurch SoundNewsPollInstallationMicrophoneSound ReinforcementAudio



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