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  • Tuesday, May 17, 2016
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    PSW Staff 05/17/16 09:50 AM,
    A brand-new Calrec Summa console is driving professional broadcast-quality sound for the University of Missouri Athletics department (Mizzou Athletics). The Summa anchors a major upgrade of the Mizzou Arena broadcast center to support ESPNU and SEC Network productions. The Summa equips Mizzou Athletics to meet the audio requirements of linear television and the demands of network producers and directors. The desk is housed in a new stand-alone audio room that can handle full basketball productions for the TV networks and… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsConsolesDigitalInstallationStudio

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    PSW Staff 05/17/16 09:22 AM,
    Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington has made a 32-channel Rupert Neve Designs 5088 console the centerpiece of their largest studio. “The biggest thing was ergonomics”, says Peter Randlette, Evergreen’s head of Electronic Media. “You can’t sit at the front of some consoles and reach the EQs. And I love the clarity of the [5088’s] signal flow, in terms of teaching students fundamental principles of recording and production. It’s really straightforward – it doesn’t mean it isn’t potentially complex, but… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsConsolesEducationStudio

  • Monday, May 16, 2016
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    PSW Staff 05/16/16 08:44 AM,
    Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood and Israeli composer Shye Ben Tzur recently staged the first full UK performance of their new project, Junun, at the London Barbican with front of house engineer, Gavin McComb selecting Allen & Heath’s dLive system to manage the diverse audio requirements. Heralded as “a powerful coming together of Eastern and Western musical traditions”, Junun comprises compositions performed by Ben Tzur and the 9-piece Rajasthan Express band, with Greenwood adding electronic elements. “Having used iLive for many years,… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalSound ReinforcementStage

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    PSW Staff 05/16/16 07:52 AM,
    In order to handle its ever-increasing live coverage of Major League Baseball and the National Hockey League, MLB Network recently needed to add a new studio and control room to its headquarters in Secaucus, New Jersey. To maximize functionality, it added a second Calrec Apollo console and linked both to a new router core to create a powerful and flexible Hydra2 network. MLB Network also upgraded the processors in its first Apollo to Concord, Calrec’s latest processor, to match the… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsAVConsolesDigitalInstallationStudio

  • church sound
    Mike Sokol 05/16/16 06:13 AM,
    Provided by Live Sound Advice.   If terms such as gain structure, impedance matching and headroom are unfamiliar, or worse, give you a headache, don’t worry, you’re not alone. Most church sound techs would rather have their gear work perfectly right out of the box than have to tweak it into compliance. Nevertheless, when it comes to setting up and operating a sound system, a working knowledge of gain structure (and a few related concepts) will help you get the… View this post
    Filed in: Church SoundFeatureBlogStudy HallAmplifierConsolesMeasurementMixerProcessorSignalSound ReinforcementSystem

  • Friday, May 13, 2016
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    PSW Staff 05/13/16 10:17 AM,
    The Tbilisi Opera and Ballet Theatre in Georgia has been refurbished by the systems integrator SALZBRENNER media in a comprehensive project from March 2013 to January 2016. The Tbilisi Opera and Ballet Theatre or, to give it its full name, “The Zakaria Paliashvili Tbilisi State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet”, was founded in 1851, and is generally considered to be the leading venue in the Caucasus. After a major fire and a new design by an architect of German… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsAVConsolesInstallationLine ArrayLoudspeakerMicrophoneProcessorSound ReinforcementStage

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    PSW Staff 05/13/16 09:26 AM,
    Located in the Texas hill country, just west of Austin, the Crossroads Saloon and Steakhouse is billed as one of Fredericksburg’s most impressive restaurants and entertainment venues. Crossroads offers live music Thursday through Sunday with dancing on a traditional wooden dance floor and regular appearances by local and national touring acts.  To support its live music, Crossroads recently upgraded its audio system with an Allen & Heath GLD-80 Chrome Edition digital mixer with an AR2412 AudioRack and AR84 Expander. Josh… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsAVConsolesDigitalInstallationSound ReinforcementStage

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    PSW Staff 05/13/16 05:54 AM,
    As part of a major AV refurbishment, Bethany Salatiga Church has become one of the first Indonesian houses of worship to install Allen & Heath’s dLive digital mixing system, along with a ME personal monitoring system. Located in the city of Salatiga in Semarang, Indonesia, the large capacity church needed a system to manage front of house and monitors in the main sanctuary, which hosts several different traditional, modern and youth services each day, as well as broadcast feeds for… View this post
    Filed in: Church SoundNewsConsolesDigitalInstallationMixerMonitoringSound Reinforcement

  • Thursday, May 12, 2016
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    PSW Staff 05/12/16 02:56 PM,
    Soundworks of Virginia has come a long way since 1976 when its founder was loading up his Ford E350 van with a Soundcraft Series 1S console, small JBL horn-loaded speaker system and Crown DC-300 and DC-150 amplifiers. Today, the full-service live production company has more than $1 million worth of equipment that’s used for events of all sizes, including multi-day festivals that attract more than 200,000 spectators. In January, the Richmond-based production company invested in two Soundcraft by Harman Professional… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsAmplifierAVBusinessConsolesDigitalLoudspeakerManufacturerSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 05/12/16 09:43 AM,
    Lawo announces the purchase and installation of the largest mc²66 audio console currently deployed in an OB vehicle to Viacom Media Networks Music and Entertainment Group for installation in their newest remote production unit, Atlas. The unit’s maiden voyage supported the production of Grease Live!, which aired January 31st on FOX. Viacom Media Networks Music and Entertainment Group is one of the early adopters of Lawo Technology, with Lawo consoles currently appearing on five of their mobile audio production units… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsAVConsolesDigitalInstallationStudio



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