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  • Friday, October 21, 2016
    PSW Staff 10/21/16 09:25 AM,
    When the 20th anniversary national tour of Jonathan Larson’s Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical, Rent, launched this fall, sound designer Keith Caggiano, turned to Masque Sound. The company provided a custom audio equipment package for the Broadway production. The show premiered Off-Broadway at New York Theatre Workshop on February 13, 1996 and transferred to Broadway on April 29, 1996, where it ran for 5,123 performances, making it the 11th longest-running show in Broadway history. Rent won the 1996 Tony… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalLine ArrayLoudspeakerMicrophoneProcessorSound ReinforcementStageSystemWireless

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    PSW Staff 10/21/16 07:27 AM,
    Allen & Heath is celebrating global success with its flagship dLive digital mixing system, which has been specified by many engineers on international riders over its first season, culminating in over 150 touring PA rental companies investing in the product worldwide. “dLive has turned a lot of touring engineers’ heads with its smart, customizable workflows and stunning FX and DEEP processing plugins. The 96kHz sampling rate, plus dLive’s potential for expansion and integration make it a no-brainer,” explains Leon Phillips,… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsBusinessConcertConsolesDigitalEngineerMixerSound Reinforcement

  • Thursday, October 20, 2016
    PSW Staff 10/20/16 02:16 PM,
    BAE Audio announces that it has partnered with Los Angeles club The Viper Room to enhance the club’s signal chain with analog outboard gear. BAE Audio’s Colin Liebich assembled a package of gear to provide a recording-studio-quality input section for The Viper Room’s mixing board. BAE has an established relationship with The Viper Room and owner Darin Feinstein, which has been extended throughout the year with the popularity of its Monday Night Sunset Jams. “BAE Audio gear is well known… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsAnalogConcertProcessorSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 10/20/16 09:59 AM,
    In September 2016, the open air festival “Rock im Bergbad” celebrated a successful premiere in Bückeburg in the Netherlands’ Lower Saxony. In the unique backdrop of the local mountain swimming pool, four high-profile acts performed in front of the landscape panorama of Harrl and the Weser mountains. Auditiv GmbH, based in Kassel, set up an Alcons Audio LR18 pro-ribbon line array as technical service provider for the event. The line-up of the festival consisted of the former Genesis front man… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

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    PSW Staff 10/20/16 07:35 AM,
    With a requirement for subtle audio reinforcement to complement the venue’s natural acoustic, Wolkenturm’s head of sound Andreas Dröscher turned to TiMax for the panoramic realism created by its source-oriented reinforcement (SOR) spatial amplification techniques. The architecturally futuristic Wolkenturm´s open-air stage is akin to a modern giant sculpture, nestled in the landscaped park of Austria´s 700-year old Grafenegg Castle. The modern stage, designed by architects ‘the next ENTERprise’, blends perfectly with the romance of its surroundings and, built in a… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsAVConcertDigitalInstallationProcessorSound Reinforcement

  • Wednesday, October 19, 2016
    PSW Staff 10/19/16 09:48 AM,
    Over 600 d&b audiotechnik loudspeakers, nearly 150 D80 amplifiers, and twenty nine delay towers for one stage; this was an event on an almost unprecedented scale. Blonia Park, near Poland’s ancient city of Kraków, was the venue for the thirteenth World Youth Day. Since the inaugural gathering in Rome in 1986, the Catholic Church has invited young people of all faiths and persuasions to congregate at events held globally, from Toronto to Sydney to Denver, to Manila in the Philippines.… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsAmplifierConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

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    PSW Staff 10/19/16 08:49 AM,
    Five-time Grammy award winner Celine Dion has resumed her residency at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas, with her long-time front of house engineer and tour manager Denis Savage, and systems engineer Frankie Desjardins, choosing the Solid State Logic L500 live console for front of house duties. Desjardins is chief technical adviser at Solotech. He has also been the systems engineer for Dion and Savage for over 20 years. “The show might look simple enough, but it’s actually quite complicated,” he… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalEngineerSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 10/19/16 07:47 AM,
    With rescheduled tour dates locked in for the fall of 2016, Tears For Fears were back on the road starting in the state of Washington and ending in San Diego, CA. Still going strong after more than 30 years, the British duo used Clearwing Productions (Phoenix, AZ) to handle audio and lighting, taking along a Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 digital audio console for front of house duties that was provided by Hi-Tech Audio (Hayward, CA). Clearwing also provided an audio front… View this post
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  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016
    PSW Staff 10/18/16 12:42 PM,
    The 47th annual Dove Awards in Lipscomb University’s Allen Arena in Nashville honored the top musical artists across all genres of Christian music. The event was televised on the Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) on Sunday, October 16, with KING & COUNTRY and Tye Tribbett hosting. The host microphones chosen for the show were Shure Beta 87C. For live performances, the dozens of artists on the show relied on Shure wireless microphones and in-ear monitor systems supplied by CTS Audio. The… View this post
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    PSW Staff 10/18/16 07:47 AM,
    American Mobile, the remote production arm of the Chicago Recording Company (CRC), offers dedicated, on-site facilities to capture and mix artists for live broadcast. This year it has begun deploying the Focusrite RedNet Dante-networked audio converters and interfaces as the signal-transport backbone, giving these remote productions even greater operational and sonic capabilities. American Mobile dates back to 1992, when Chicago Recording Company general manager Chris Shepard purchased his first remote Pro Tools system to capture music beyond the walls of… View this post
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