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Articles Tagged Wireless

  • Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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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
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertManufacturerMicrophoneStageWireless

  • Monday, July 07, 2014
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    PSW Staff 07/07/14 04:15 PM,
    Video production specialists La Fabrica de Carbon have recently completed a film for Castrol and Ken Block which truly stretched their Lectrosonics audio recording equipment. Entitled ‘Footkhana’ the film combines world-famous gymkhana driving with world-famous football skills in a head-to-head competition of man in a machine versus man and his feet. “It’s always amazing to me when people like Neymar Jr. are aware of me because of my Gymkhana videos,” said Block. “Neymar’s one of the biggest names in football… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsBusinessMicrophoneWireless

  • Thursday, May 22, 2014
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    PSW Staff 05/22/14 10:57 AM,
    The West Ocean String Quartet, 2013 winner of The Irish Times Ticket Award for Trad CD of the Year for their album An Indigo Sky, are now using DPA Microphones’ d:vote 4099 instrument microphones. Supplied by DPA’s Irish Distributor Big Bear Sound, the mics were chosen to capture the quartet’s unique style and for their ability to deliver a true string sound with exceptional clarity. “The assurance of knowing that wherever we play in the world, the warmth and accuracy… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertMicrophoneSound ReinforcementWireless

  • Tuesday, May 20, 2014
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    PSW Staff 05/20/14 12:22 PM,
    Lake Local High School, home of the Blue Streaks in Uniontown, Ohio, started the year with 12 channels of wireless audio gear comprised of incompatible equipment from a variety of manufacturers with zero frequency coordination capability. The result was drop outs, crackling, and unsatisfactory sound quality during the school’s talent shows, concerts, theater productions, and presentations. While the school budget required a degree of frugality, Lake Local High School needed a new solution for the widely used and often rented—by… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsAVConcertInstallationMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStageWireless

  • Thursday, May 15, 2014
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    PSW Staff 05/15/14 09:01 AM,
    Capturing clean, broadcast quality audio is never something to be taken for granted when doing location work. To avoid any problems when capturing travel documentary sound, the production team of White Nile Media, Inc., rely on Digital Hybrid Wireless technology from Lectrosonics. Didrik Johnck is the director of content & production for LA-based White Nile Media, Inc. Johnck has been creating award-winning content for almost two decades. With over 100 productions and 400-plus webisodes under his belt along with numerous… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsMicrophoneWireless

  • Tuesday, May 13, 2014
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    PSW Staff 05/13/14 08:03 AM,
    Research scientist and oceanographer Victoria Hill’s research has taken her all over the world. Most recently she visited the Barneo ice camp, a floating, temporary ice camp only accessible by helicopter during the month of April. Before leaving for Barneo, Hill packed clothing required for the inhospitable conditions the camp was known for—namely high winds and temperatures that routinely fall below 25 degrees centigrade—as well as her Sennheiser ew 112-p G3 wireless system. Hill, who was there to study the… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsAVEducationManufacturerMicrophoneWireless

  • Tuesday, April 29, 2014
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    PSW Staff 04/29/14 02:03 PM,
    Slovenian accordionist Jure Tori is using DPA Microphones’ d:vote 4099 instrument mics to bring extra energy and quality to the sound he achieves on stage. The internationally acclaimed musician recently bought two d:votes from DPA’s Slovenian distributor, Sonus, and is now using them for all of his live performances. A unique and charismatic musician, Tori has performed on stage all over the world, both as a solo artist and in collaboration with other musicians, such as Austrian double bass player… View this story
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  • Wednesday, April 16, 2014
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    PSW Staff 04/16/14 09:52 AM,
    George - Aris Anastassopoulos, one of the location sound engineers for Back2Back Productions’ Pedal to the Metal, is tasked with capturing the roar of the engine as the car passes the camera—challenging work with little margin for error. In order to accomplish it he relies on Digital Hybrid Wireless microphone technology from Lectrosonics. Anastassopoulos has been working in professional audio for better than fifteen years—starting as a recording engineer for classical and orchestral recordings in addition to handling live sound… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsMicrophoneWireless

  • Thursday, April 10, 2014
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    PSW Staff 04/10/14 12:34 PM,
    At NAB 2014 Sennheiser has announced its support for the Dante multi-channel audio networking standard. “By joining this standard, we will be able to optimally cater to our customers in the broadcasting and live sound worlds,” explains Claus Menke, head of portfolio management pro for the Sennheiser professional division. The first product to make use of the network technology will be the company’s Digital 9000 wireless microphone system. A Dante-enabled expansion card for the receiver will be launched in summer… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsManufacturerMicrophoneNetworkingSound ReinforcementWireless

  • Monday, March 24, 2014
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    PSW Staff 03/24/14 11:07 AM,
    Justin Timberlake has again selected Montreal’s Solotech as the audio provider for his “20/20 Experience” world tour. To ensure the tour’s success, the sound company has in turn designated Shure as its primary wireless supplier. The 2014 tour, which began in January, is currently in its second leg with dates across North America. Solotech RF Technician Éric Marchand is currently on the road with the band. “I’ve been working as a touring wireless specialist for the last six years,” he… View this story
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