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  • Friday, February 17, 2012
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    PSW Staff 02/17/12 02:54 PM,
    A beautifully renovated museum boasting Europe’s largest collection of street organs has had its central space turned into a live performance area, attracting top Dutch artists, with its acoustics tamed by a Renkus-Heinz IC Live system installed by TM Audio. Dedicated to Europe’s largest display of street organs, Museum Speelklok was founded in 1956 in Utrecht, the Netherlands. In 1984 the museum acquired a large church, whose restored interior now houses the collection Visitors are given a guided tour with… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollInstallationLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementAudio

  • loudspeakers
    PSW Staff 02/17/12 02:40 PM,
    The Cultural Park Theatre, a Cape Coral, FL-based venue that hosts more than 50 events a year, including exhibits, musicals, concerts and recitals, recently upgraded its sound reinforcement system with new loudspeakers from WorxAudio Technologies. Creative Sound Solutions, also located in Cape Coral, was contracted to revitalize the theatre’s sound system, specifying a combination of WorxAudio Technologies Wave Series 12Ai and 6Ai loudspeakers. “This venue is approximately 40 wide feet by 80 feet long—with stadium-type seating for 189 people,” explains… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsPollAVInstallationLoudspeakerSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 02/17/12 02:16 PM,
    Mexico City’s Condesa neighborhood is the center of nightlife for the area’s upwardly mobile residents.Over the past six years, Condesa’s music tastemakers and club-goers have flocked to a cluster of five chic nightspots where Meyer Sound loudspeaker systems have proven a key ingredient in a successful formula. Completed in 2005, the AM club was the first to install Meyer Sound products and has recently added MM-4XP miniature self-powered loudspeakers and a UMS-1P subwoofer as part of a remodeling project. The… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementSubwooferAudio

  • allen & heath
    PSW Staff 02/17/12 12:25 PM,
    German electro house duo Digitalism has been touring internationally this year with Allen & Heath iLive digital mixing systems for front of house and monitors. “Early on in the tour, the band only carried one iLive system, to keep monitors consistent,” explains house engineer Daniel MacBean. “However, we were so impressed with how easy the system is to tour with and set up that we decided to get a second system in for front of house. It literally takes 30… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollConcertConsolesDigitalMonitoring

  • Thursday, February 16, 2012
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    PSW Staff 02/16/12 09:03 AM,
    Out Post Sound has been working closely with the team behind the Batman Live World Tour to create fully synchronized dubbed version of the show for foreign language audiences. Ros Cranmer, General Manager for the production said: “Having never even seen a live theatrical performance dubbed into another language, I was nervous about how it would work for our arena production of Batman Live.  The final result, however, was fantastic, and it became clear that a foreign language voice-over actually… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsPollConcertSound ReinforcementStageStudio

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    PSW Staff 02/16/12 07:12 AM,
    UK-based digital console manufacturer, DiGiCo, was the live music console of choice at the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards ceremony in Los Angeles, as specified by longtime show production partner ATK AudioTek. The 3-1/2 hour music celebration and ceremony garnered the second highest ratings of any GRAMMY airing with approximately 41 million viewers. A combination of five of DiGiCo’s newer SD10 consoles along with one of its larger format SD7s handled FOH and monitor duties—for a total of 400+ I/O’s and… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollConcertConsolesDigitalSound Reinforcement

  • Wednesday, February 15, 2012
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    PSW Staff 02/15/12 07:07 AM,
    Norwegian rental company Pro Systemer AS has become a new Rental Network Agent with the purchase of L-Acoustics KARA WST line source loudspeakers and 115XT HiQ monitors from local distributor Scandec Systemer. The company recently added 12 KARA cabinets with eight SB18 subs and four LA8 amplified controllers, plus 12 115XT HiQ active coaxial loudspeakers with two 8XT compact coaxials and four LA8s. “As a rental company in an increasingly competitive industry, when purchasing a new sound system we understand… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsPollAVBusinessLine ArrayLoudspeakerSubwooferSystemAudio

  • danley sound labs
    PSW Staff 02/15/12 06:45 AM,
    The Beasley Performing Arts Coliseum at Washington State University in Pullman, the 12,000-capacity home to the women’s and men’s Cougar basketball teams and a variety of events, has been outfitted with a new sound reinforcement system designed by Anthony James Partners of Richmond, VA, that incorporates Danley Sound Labs  Genesis Horn GH-60 loudspeakers. The new sound system is part of a larger effort that also saw the school contract Daktronics of Brookings, SD, to install a new enter-hung scoreboard and… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsPollAVInstallationLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

  • das audio
    PSW Staff 02/15/12 06:32 AM,
    Located in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, the Imperial Palace has been a prominent tourist destination for years. The hotel’s Human Nature Theater is particularly popular and features Australia’s Human Nature—The Ultimate Celebration of Motown, showcasing the distinctive harmonies of members Toby Allen, Phil Burton, Andrew Tierney, and Michael Tierney. The theater recently upgraded of its sound reinforcement system wiith Aero Series 2 line arrays from D.A.S. Audio. J. Eric D’Richards, technical director at the Imperial Palace, evaluated… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsPollAVInstallationLine ArrayLoudspeakerProcessorSound Reinforcement

  • audinate
    PSW Staff 02/15/12 06:18 AM,
    The official ceremony for the UAE 40th National Day saw Zayed Sports Stadium in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, full to capacity as thousands turned out to celebrate the achievements of the nation, and Audinate Dante was there to provide networked audio delivery. The 360-degree stadium production placed complex demands upon audio contractor Britannia Row Productions. The stadium was covered by eight hangs of L-Acoustics KUDO, SB218, V-DOSC,  dV-DOSC, 108XTs, KIVA, KILO, as well various distributed loudspeakers. All were supported… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsPollAVConcertNetworkingProcessorSound ReinforcementAudio