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Articles Tagged Tours

  • Friday, September 23, 2016
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    PSW Staff 09/23/16 11:36 AM,
    During a recent week-long tour of Mexico, pope Francis addressed record audiences at five venues around the country, accompanied by Solid State Logic Live L500 and L300 consoles in a variety of roles. Miguel Angel Tapia Trujillo was the front of house engineer at the Parque Chamizal in Ciudad Juárez. His SSL L500 console used the SSL Blacklight II high bandwidth multiplexed MADI connection for around 90 inputs from stage including choir, orchestra, and podium microphones, plus the stage feeds… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalEngineerSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 09/23/16 07:10 AM,
    With over four million tickets sold to concerts that have taken place in 35 countries, The Australian Pink Floyd Show has amazed millions of concertgoers with a replication of the classic UK band’s live show. Employing a collection of visual aids (including lasers, inflatables and 3D stereoscopic projection), the group’s live shows recreate the look, feel and sound of Pink Floyd’s later world tours. For over 120 shows this year, the touring ensemble has had DiGiCo SD consoles on tour… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalMonitoringSound Reinforcement

  • Thursday, September 22, 2016
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    PSW Staff 09/22/16 02:13 PM,
    San Diego-based rock/roots/reggae outfit Slightly Stoopid recently wrapped up its ninth coast-to-coast summertime tour of North American amphitheaters and pavilions. Billed as the Return of the Red Eye Summer Tour—with support from SOJA and Fortunate Youth, as well as other acts on select dates—the trek ran from mid-June through the end of August carrying L-Acoustics K2 arrays supplied by Miami-based Beach Sound. Although Return of the Red Eye marked the third consecutive summer that Beach Sound had toured with Slightly… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsAmplifierConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerMonitoringSound ReinforcementStageSubwoofer

  • Wednesday, September 21, 2016
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    PSW Staff 09/21/16 12:10 PM,
    The final live show by Kyosuke Himuro, one of Japan’s most successful pop singers, was an emotional experience for 50,000 Japanese pop fans, being the very last time that they would see the singer/songwriter on stage. Thanks to L-Acoustics KS28 subwoofers, the sold-out Tokyo Dome show was a fitting end to a distinguished live career. The series of shows billed as Kyosuke Himuro Last Gigs concluded at the Tokyo Dome, with the main audio system supplied by Japanese rental companies… View this story
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  • Wednesday, September 14, 2016
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    PSW Staff 09/14/16 07:17 AM,
    Finnish front of house engineer Janne Röning (Chisu, PMMP, Zen Cafe, Jonna Tervomaa, Reckless Love, Santa Cruz) chooses Waves eMotion LV1 mixing console and DiGiGrid for touring performances by pop artist Chisu, a 12-time Finnish Emma-Gala Award winner.  Röning recalls, “I started working with Waves plugins when the band that I had been mixing with for ten years decided to disband. We recorded their last arena show in 2013 and they wanted me to mix sound for a DVD, so… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalEngineerProcessorSoftwareSound Reinforcement

  • Tuesday, September 13, 2016
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    PSW Staff 09/13/16 11:57 AM,
    On Celine Dion’s recent arena-scale tour of French-speaking lands on both sides of the Atlantic, she relied on Meyer Sound LEO Family reinforcement loudspeakers to provide an intimate connection with audiences despite the vast scale of tour’s four arenas. Once again the system was provided by Dion’s long-time audio reinforcement supplier, Solotech of Montreal. At every one of the sold-out shows, her loyal fans were enthralled by the direct connection they felt with Dion and her music. Tour front of… View this story
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  • Friday, September 09, 2016
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    PSW Staff 09/09/16 09:25 AM,
    Will Madera, front of house engineer for Pitbull, and Gabriel Gill, front of house engineer for Farruko, have each chosen the Waves Audio eMotion LV1 mixing console on their joint tour. Madera notes, “The state of music is constantly evolving, and when the Waves eMotion LV1 mixing console burst onto the scene, there was no question in my mind that it would change the future of live sound. Its innovative touchscreen console surface and superior sound quality with incredible headroom… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalEngineerSoftwareSound Reinforcement

  • Thursday, September 08, 2016
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    PSW Staff 09/08/16 06:47 AM,
    Argentine rock band, Viejas Locas, completed their 20th anniversary tour travelling with an Allen & Heath dLive digital mixing system to venues including the 5000 capacity Salon Rock Sur in Buenos Aires. Comprising an S5000 Surface and DM48 MixRack fitted with a Waves network card, dLive was selected by front of house engineer, Fernando Parra, who was trying the system for the first time. “dLive’s sound quality exceeded my expectations, the band and vocals were powerful and clear. The control… View this story
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  • Wednesday, September 07, 2016
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    Craig Leerman 09/07/16 10:42 AM,
    Whether it’s a large festival line array rig or a single loudspeaker on a stick, all audio systems have one thing in common and that’s a need for power. Before starting to design, build, or use any power distribution equipment, the local laws and electric code should be consulted. The place to start is the National Electrical Code (NEC), sponsored by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and published every three years. The purpose of the NEC is to safeguard… View this story
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  • Thursday, September 01, 2016
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    PSW Staff 09/01/16 01:50 PM,
    The latest outing for Coldplay has just arrived in the US; a mix of arena and stadium shows supported by sound systems based on J-Series arrays and subwoofers from d&b audiotechnik. “Through Europe Wigwam supplied the system, but we took two audio techs from New York based Firehouse, who provides the system over here,” explained system designer Tony Smith. “Having Alex Fedrizzi and Brett Taylor from Firehouse out in Europe has proved very positive in the transition phase to the… View this story
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