Sign up for ProSoundWeb newsletters
Subscribe today!


All AV Posts

  • Friday, January 22, 2016
    image
    Pat Brown 01/22/16 06:34 AM,
      Here’s a handy quiz for checking your knowledge about audio power. Rather than submit you to the typical “right or wrong” questions with exact numerical answers, I’ve elected to provide a different means of self-evaluation. I can tell you up front that the answer to every question is “It depends!” But what’s really being asked is “WHAT does it depend on?” At first glance it may seem that the question is not even related to audio. Don’t be fooled.… View this post
    Filed in: AVFeatureBlogStudy HallAmplifierAVEducationLoudspeakerPowerSignal

  • Thursday, January 21, 2016
    image
    PSW Staff 01/21/16 02:31 PM,
    Eastern Acoustic Works (EAW) has announced the retirement of Kenton Forsythe, EVP of strategic engineering. Forsythe, one of the original founders of EAW, has spent his career advancing loudspeaker technology and design. In 2011 he received a Parnelli Award for audio innovation as further testament to his contributions to the professional audio industry. “I have had the profound honor of working closely with Kenton for over 21 years,” states EAW president Jeff Rocha. “It is remarkable that Kenton had already… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsAVBusinessEngineerLoudspeakerManufacturerSound Reinforcement

  • image
    PSW Staff 01/21/16 01:34 PM,
    Yamaha introduces the Tio1608-D Dante equipped I/O Rack and the NY64-D Dante I/O expansion card for the TF Series Digital Mixers at the 2016 NAMM Show. Following the “Design Meets Intuition” concept of the TF Series’ TouchFlow Operation, this digital snake solution allows for fast, easy setup for both novice and professional users and eliminates the need to use a network switch. The Tio1608-D offers a QuickConfig mode, which auto patches the inputs and outputs without requiring a computer to… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsProductAVDigitalManufacturerNetworking

  • image
    PSW Staff 01/21/16 01:22 PM,
    Audio-Technica (Booth 6740, Hall A) debuts its new E-Series professional in-ear monitor (IEM) headphones at winter NAMM. Bringing the sonic signature of the M-Series to an in-ear design, the three models in the E-Series are compatible with A-T’s popular M2 and M3 in-ear monitor wireless systems – together offering a comprehensive in-ear monitoring solution from Audio-Technica. ATH-E70 Features:—Three balanced armature drivers provide accurate and extended response across the entire frequency range—Flexible memory cable loops over ears for a custom fit… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsProductAVManufacturerMonitoringWireless

  • image
    John Calder 01/21/16 11:30 AM,
    Courtesy of Acoustic Geometry.   There’s a moment early in the movie “Men In Black” – after a big green alien has put up ‘all his hands and flippers’ (and was then blasted to goo) – where an older, tired-out Agent D says to Agent K “They’re beautiful, aren’t they?” K replies “What?” And D says “The stars. We never just – look anymore.” I’m in the sound business, so I don’t have to worry about blasting creatures into goo… View this post
    Filed in: AVFeatureBlogStudy HallAVEngineerMonitoringSound ReinforcementStudio

  • image
    PSW Staff 01/21/16 10:51 AM,
    Radial Engineering announces the Shotgun, a guitar-signal distribution amplifier that is able to drive up to four amps simultaneously without introducing the hum and buzz that is typically encountered due to ground loops. According to Radial Tech Department specialist Ryan Juchnowski: “Radial has always been known as a solution-based company. A few months ago we had the opportunity to visit with the stage techs that manage Colin James and Joe Bonamassa’s guitar rigs.” “Colin’s set up is wired in mono,… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsProductAVInterconnectManufacturerSound ReinforcementStage

  • image
    PSW Staff 01/21/16 10:39 AM,
    Renkus-Heinz announces the release of an important update to its RHAON II software. Version 2.0.1 of RHAON II (Renkus-Heinz Audio Operations Network) expands control to all current Renkus-Heinz products, including all Iconyx Gen5 systems, IC Live, IC2, VARIAi modular point source arrays, and CF Series loudspeakers. Joe Orlando, president of Commercial Media Systems in Atwater, CA, remarked, “We used RHAON II for a recent installation at a historic 100-year-old church, and it was simply fantastic. The user interface is well-designed,… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsProductAVDigitalInstallationLoudspeakerManufacturerProcessorSoftwareSound ReinforcementSubwooferSystem

  • image
    PSW Staff 01/21/16 10:24 AM,
    PreSonus announced its new ULT-series active loudspeakers, which combine the widest horizontal dispersion of any loudspeaker in their class with a focused vertical dispersion for long throw. The result is even coverage throughout the space, enabling the audience to hear clearly wherever they are. Designed for both mobile use and permanent installations by PreSonus’ WorxAudio commercial loudspeaker division, the series includes the ULT12 and ULT15 full-range systems and the ULT18 subwoofer. The full-range ULT12 and ULT15 feature PreSonus’ proprietary, rotatable… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsProductAmplifierAVLoudspeakerManufacturerMonitoringSound ReinforcementStageSubwoofer

  • image
    PSW Staff 01/21/16 10:03 AM,
    At the 2016 Winter NAMM Show in Anaheim, Shure unveils the KSM8 Dualdyne cardioid dynamic vocal microphone. The KSM8 is the world’s first dual-diaphragm dynamic handheld microphone for vocal reproduction and accurate sound-reinforcement and control. Designed for live sound performances where vocal clarity and sound quality are absolutely critical, the KSM8 provides sound engineers with a dynamic microphone that has virtually no proximity effect, excellent off-axis rejection and an output accuracy, virtually eliminating the need for EQ and processing. “The… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsProductAVManufacturerMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStage

  • image
    PSW Staff 01/21/16 09:51 AM,
    Waves Audio (Booth 6620, Hall A) introduces Waves Nx, a Virtual Mix Room plugin that gives you the optimal acoustics of a great mix room – right inside your headphones. Powered by Waves’ Nx technology, this plugin lets you hear, on headphones, the same natural depth, natural reflections, and panoramic stereo image you would be hearing from loudspeakers in an actual, physical room. You can now enjoy all the advantages of headphones – portability, affordability, privacy – with all the… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsProductAVDigitalDigital Audio WorkstationsLoudspeakerMonitoringSound ReinforcementStudio



Audio Central