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  • Tuesday, July 31, 2012
    avid
    PSW Staff 07/31/12 02:03 PM,
    The new Avid VENUEPack 4 is a suite of professional plug-ins and utilities that will come bundled with all VENUE digital console systems, providing live sound engineers with more creative options. From re-creations of popular vintage hardware to the latest studio processing effects, VENUEPack 4 includes 30 plug-ins from Avid and third-party partners including Flux::, Focusrite, JOEMEEK, Line 6, and others. VENUEPack 4 plug-ins run natively on all VENUE systems—no external plug-in runner or separate laptop required. They offer high-quality… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsProductAVConsolesDigital Audio WorkstationsMixerProcessorSoftware

  • Monday, July 30, 2012
    digico
    PSW Staff 07/30/12 03:03 PM,
    Founded in 1950, Oklahoma City’s Crossings Community Church had been struggling with an audio and video system that was installed over a dozen years ago and that no longer met the needs of its over 5,000-member congregation and numerous weekly services, including five distinct ones on Sunday alone. Technical director Chuck Timmons decided to enlist the help of Acoustic Dimensions senior consultant Robert Rose to design an audio system that would provide the clarity and musicality that they desired. With… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsAVConsolesDigitalInstallationInterconnectNetworkingSound Reinforcement

  • image
    PSW Staff 07/30/12 08:30 AM,
    Solid State Logic is pleased to announce that multi-talented arranger, composer, musical director, and producer Angel Fernández has upgraded his Queens, NYC-based ‘Missing Lynx’ project recording studio to center around an SSL X-Desk. Angel Fernández is well known in a touring and performing capacity as long-time Musical Director for Grammy winning Latin American superstar (and occasional actor) Marc Anthony. When not living in the limelight, touring and performing, Fernández can usually be found in his beloved project studio. “Missing Lynx… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollConsolesDigitalStudioAudio

  • Tuesday, July 24, 2012
    image
    PSW Staff 07/24/12 02:26 PM,
    When Bay Community Church in Daphne, Alabama, decided to extend its reach, they started a portable church across the bay in Mobile. When the Mobile campus grew into a permanent location, the church was determined to install an all-new multimedia system. The ESB Group, located near Birmingham in Springville, Alabama, was engaged to design and install all AV systems. “The new location was an existing building, but they gutted it and started from scratch,” says Larry Bounds, chief operating officer… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundChurch SoundNewsPollAVConsolesDigitalInstallationSound ReinforcementAudio

  • soundcraft
    PSW Staff 07/24/12 06:16 AM,
    At the upcoming Festival d’Avignon in France, Soundcraft and its French distributor SCV Audio will host “Mixing with Professionals” seminars from July 23-26. Sessions will be held each day from 10 am to 5 pm. Registration is free. The “Mixing with Professionals” sessions will be held at the ISTS (Institut Supérieur des Techniques du Spectacle), a center for training in the techniques of performing arts. The sessions are open to professionals wanting to learn more about the Soundcraft Vi Series… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsTrainingAVConsolesDigitalEducationManufacturerAudio

  • Monday, July 23, 2012
    image
    PSW Staff 07/23/12 09:37 AM,
    Behringer is staking its claim in the professional audio market with the launch of ProZone; a focused line of products aimed at Production and Rental Companies, AV and Professional Sound reinforcement applications. Comprising the company’s highly anticipated X32 Digital Console, S16 Digital Stagebox, P16 Personal Monitoring System, ELX Vertical Line Array Speakers and iNUKE High-Power Amplifiers, the ProZone line-up includes all of the components needed to stage high-performance sound in a variety of portable and fixed applications. ProZone specialists have… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollConsolesDigitalLoudspeakerMixerSound ReinforcementAudio

  • Friday, July 20, 2012
    image
    PSW Staff 07/20/12 08:12 AM,
    To meet its high standards of television production, Jiangsu TV recently invested in a brand new 8-channel and 4-channel HD EFP audio system. To work in conjunction with this purchase, the station also invested in Soundcraft Vi6 and Vi1 digital consoles to mix the in-house shows on the 8-channel and 4-channel systems, respectively.  The 8-channel audio system is configured through the Vi6 through two Soundcraft stageboxes and fiber wiring. The main functionality for this setup is for the popular “If… View this post
    Filed in: AVRecordingNewsPollConsolesDigitalStudioAudio

  • Thursday, July 19, 2012
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    PSW Staff 07/19/12 12:41 PM,
    Castlesound Studios, located in Scotland, has installed a Solid State Logic AWS 948 Hybrid Console/Controller. The new console was recently used to complete music tracks featuring renowned Gaelic singer, Julie Fowlis, for the soundtrack for the new Pixar feature ‘Brave.’ Replacing an original AWS 900, the AWS 948 provides Castlesound with an expanded channel count and new features to adequately handle larger productions. “As our business has progressed, we felt the need to get a console with a greater number… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollConsolesDigitalStudioAudio

  • allen & heath
    PSW Staff 07/19/12 09:28 AM,
    Allen & Heath has released a major firmware and driver update for the GS-R24 recording console that includes integrated support of the HUI protocol for direct integration with DAW applications with HUI MIDI control presets, such as ProTools and Reaper. Users will also benefit from a range of enhancements to the FireWire interface driver. HUI, which synchronizes DAW software and connected hardware devices, is now emulated by three virtual MIDI ports in the GS-R24’s new firmware, tunneled over the mixer’s… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsProductConsolesDigital Audio WorkstationsInterconnectMixerSoftwareStudio

  • Wednesday, July 18, 2012
    recording
    Matthew Weiss 07/18/12 10:59 AM,
    This article is provided by the Pro Audio Files.   Strings are arguably the most expressive instrument next to the human voice. Knowing how powerful string instruments can be, it’s often intimidating recording them. It’s impossible to give an exact formula for the best string sound – but I have a few key tips that will really help you get that beautiful singing string sound. A Sense of Space Figure out where the strings will be in the mix, and… View this post
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