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Articles Tagged Thunder Audio

  • Wednesday, May 21, 2014
    PSW Staff 05/21/14 11:14 AM,
    Moogfest, the annual electronic technology, art, science and music festival, expanded its downtown Asheville, North Carolina event to five days. The festival, which takes place in late April, encompassed more than 10 venues. For audio reinforcement at the main stage located at US Cellular Center’s 2,431-seat Thomas Wolfe Auditorium, Detroit-based Thunder Audio specified the use of its new L-Acoustics K2 loudspeaker system. The loudspeaker complement for Moogfest 2014’s main stage included left and right arrays of nine K2, plus eight… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementStageSubwoofer

  • Thursday, February 27, 2014
    PSW Staff 02/27/14 02:32 PM,
    Fresh back from the 25th annual Pollstar Awards in Nashville, where they were nominated for “Sound Company of the Year,” Thunder Audio President Tony Villarreal and Vice President Paul Owen proudly announce that they have now officially taken delivery of their company’s first L-Acoustics system, the new K2. Comprised of 36 K2 and six KARA variable curvature WST line source elements, eight K1-SB and 18 SB28 subs, six ARCS II constant curvature enclosures and 10 LA-RAK touring racks – each… View this story
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  • Wednesday, February 05, 2014
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    PSW Staff 02/05/14 06:09 PM,
    Thunder Audio (Livonia, MI, and Nashville) is supporting the legendary Dolly Parton on her current “Blue Smoke” world tour that kicked off in Palm Springs CA, and has her performing in New Zealand, Australia, Europe and the U.S. The tour went into rehearsals in mid-November at the Nove Entertainment rehearsal space in Nashville that’s jointly owned by Thunder Audio and CTK management. “We built two identical control and monitor systems due to the geographies and timeline of this tour, which… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesLine ArrayMonitoringSound ReinforcementSystemWireless

  • Friday, January 17, 2014
    PSW Staff 01/17/14 10:55 AM,
    This recent Donny and Marie Christmas tour brought the Osmonds’ family-friendly blend of music, dancing, comedy and entertainment to audiences across the US. The 15-city arena tour featured the Osmonds performing holiday music, hit songs and more—even mixing in classic clips from 1970s holiday TV broadcasts that hadn’t been seen in decades. The all-out entertainment extravaganza delivered with the help of a Harman JBL VTX Series line array audio system provided by Livonia, Michigan-based Thunder Audio. “Donny and Marie are… View this story
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  • Monday, November 18, 2013
    PSW Staff 11/18/13 01:57 PM,
    Thunder Audio, based in Livonia, Michigan, recently made its debut at the Austin City Limits Music Festival. The sound production company provided a JBL VTX line array system, powered by Crown I-Tech HD amplifiers for the event. “We know what sound needs to be like for large outdoor music festivals,” assures Thunder Audio Vice President Paul Owen, who spent 23 years mixing monitors for heavy-metal legend Metallica. “You need a powerful system with excellent low-frequency response and clarity that’s also… View this story
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  • Thursday, November 14, 2013
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    PSW Staff 11/14/13 03:04 PM,
    Thunder Audio, long a leading sound and production company based in Michigan, has just announced the opening of a new branch in Nashville in conjunction with CTK Management. The new facility, headed up by Thunder Audio vice president Paul Owen, also offers a fully equipped private rehearsal space. “This has been a long process of finding the right building to accommodate our business,” Owen states. “Our main goal of being here is to better serve our Nashville clientele, including Dolly… View this story
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  • Tuesday, July 02, 2013
    PSW Staff 07/02/13 12:40 PM,
    Detroit is one of the cities where electronic dance music originated, and it’s only fitting that one of the genre’s biggest festivals is held in Detroit’s Hart Plaza every year. The Movement Electronic Music Festival kept more than 100,000 electronic dance music (EDM) fans grooving over Memorial Day weekend with performances by Detroit techno pioneers Derrick May, Kevin Saunderson and Carl Craig, plus Moby, Squarepusher, John Digweed, Francois K, Big Gigantic and many more. Livonia, Michigan sound contractor Thunder Audio… View this story
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  • Tuesday, January 22, 2013
    PSW Staff 01/22/13 02:52 PM,
    Thunder Audio, headquartered in Livonia, Michigan, has provided famous artists and corporate events with sound reinforcement systems and crews for more than three decades. Their client list ranges from Trace Adkins, Dolly Parton and Diana Ross to Robert Plant, Steely Dan and Metallica. In an effort to provide the low end that today’s music demands, the company recently added 34 RCF subwoofers to their production inventory.  “The sub harmonic frequency coverage and punch that come from these boxes is amazing,”… View this story
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  • Monday, November 09, 2009
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    PSW Staff 11/09/09 11:16 AM, 0 Comments
    Thunder Audio of Taylor, MI, recently installed sound systems at Cedar Creek Church locations in Ohio, beginning with the Perrysburg campus followed by the Whitehouse and Toledo satellite locations, utilizing Yamaha and NEXO components for all three projects. “Since Cedar Creek Church is looking to develop several more satellite locations over the next few years, it was necessary to develop a system that could be duplicated successfully. The church relies on an excellent resource of volunteer staff, so uniformity between… View this story
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  • Wednesday, January 28, 2009
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    PSW Staff 01/28/09 11:16 AM, 0 Comments
    Launched just four months ago, the Midas PRO6 live audio system has already been utilized for a wide range of tours and events around the world. In fact, the 100th PRO6 has now shipped, and an ever-growing order book is heading towards the next 100, which are being shipped as fast as they can be built. “We seem to have judged the market exactly right with the launch of PRO6,” says Midas sales and marketing director David Cooper. “We knew… View this story
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