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  • Friday, January 27, 2012
    PSW Staff 01/27/12 09:56 AM,
    At the NAMM 2012 Show, Lauten Audio and its North America distributor, Audio Plus Services , introduced the FC-387 Atlantis microphone, a solid-state multi-functional, large-diaphragm condenser outfitted with multiple switches for three different polar patterns, gain, and unique timbre settings. The FC-387 is for recordists seeking a diverse and useful modern FET studio microphone, offering a blends of full and rich low and mid-range, as well as smooth and unique high-mid and high-frequencies. The multiple switches located on each side… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsPollProductMicrophoneStudio

  • recording
    PSW Staff 01/27/12 09:42 AM,
    At the NAMM 2012 Show, Dangerous Music announced its newest monitor controller, the “Dangerous Source” - a portable and desktop unit designed for portable applications or to fit a limited space on the desktop, a complement to any DAW for its centralized control of loudspeakers, headphones, and more. Dangerous Source fits beneath a 13-inch laptop computer, and it can also sit unobtrusively on the desktop within arms reach to provide easy control of volume, input selection, loudspeaker switching, and headphone… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsPollProductDigitalInterconnectMonitoringRemoteAudio

  • image
    PSW Staff 01/27/12 09:17 AM,
    The Western North Carolina Agricultural Center (WNCAg) in Fletcher, NC, hosts a wide range of events, such as equestrian shows, dog shows, and gun shows that may run in parallel with conventions, meetings, and workshops. WNCAg recently updated the Davis Arena, which offers 45,000 square feet of exhibition space plus meeting rooms and hospitality suites, with upgraded sound reinforcement. Local A/V integrator B&R Audio deployed Ashly Audio amplifiers and signal processors, including a Pema multi-channel amplifier with on-board Protea DSP… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsPollAmplifierAVInstallationProcessorSound Reinforcement

  • microphones
    PSW Staff 01/27/12 09:01 AM,
    Mojave Audio has introduced the MA-301fet, a solid-state, large-diaphragm condenser microphone with a hand-selected, 3-micron thick, 1-inch (diameter) gold sputtered capsule. Based upon the MA-201fet designed by company founder David Royer, the MA-301fet’s multi-pattern capabilities - cardioid, omnidiectional, and figure-eight (bi-directional) - makes it well suited for numerous applications, including vocals, voice over and broadcast, electric guitar, piano, acoustic instruments, both drum overheads and room mics (drum ambience), and high SPL sources such as kick drums and bass guitar amps.… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsPollMicrophoneSoftware

  • Thursday, January 26, 2012
    PSW Staff 01/26/12 08:18 AM,
    Rich Trombitas of Cardone Solomon & Associates and Vic Palmer from Quest Marketing were presented with “Outstanding Service” awards at the annual Powersoft rep meeting held at the 2012 NAMM show. “Rich and Vic have gone above and beyond for our customers during 2011,” explains Ken Blecher, EVP of Powersoft Advanced Technologies Corp. “It was only appropriate that we acknowledge their efforts and our appreciation with the Outstanding Service awards.” During the meeting Blecher also announced the addition of Jonathan… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundChurch SoundNewsPollAmplifierManufacturerPowerSound ReinforcementAudio

  • namm 2012
    PSW Staff 01/26/12 05:55 AM,
    Welcome to ProSoundWeb’s ongoing coverage for the NAMM 2012 Show. Held January 19-22 at the Anaheim Convention Center, the show drew more than 95,000 attendees from the world of professional audio and music, coming from more than 100 countries. The show floor hosted exhibits from 1,400-plus manufacturers, with hundreds of new products expected to make their debut. NAMM also provides an ever-growing slate of educational courses and programs. In addition, the show offered well over 100 live performances and events… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsPollBusinessEducationSound ReinforcementStudioAudio

  • akg
    PSW Staff 01/26/12 05:40 AM,
    At the NAMM 2012 Show, AKG launched the new IVM4500 IEM in-ear monitoring system, including high-end radio electronic and a manual radio signal attenuator for more RF dynamic, enhanced frequency setup to show the number of free channels and supported TV channels, and quick frequency change functions to support monitors. Battery life for the IVM receivers has been tested up to 10 hours. “AKG’s IVM 4500 IEM in-ear monitoring hardware raises the bar for audio quality, as the user becomes… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundChurch SoundNewsPollProductMonitoringWireless

  • lectrosonics
    PSW Staff 01/26/12 05:09 AM,
    Prospect Theater Company in New York frequently re-interprets classic plays and musicals when creating new works, and such is the case of The Iron Curtain, a new musical comedy set in New York City, Moscow, and Berlin in 1954 about two struggling songwriters kidnapped by the KGB to fix a clunker propaganda musical. Performances of The Iron Curtain late last year took place in The Rose Nagelberg Theatre at the Baruch College Performing Arts Center, with Andy Leviss, a New… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsPollConcertMicrophoneWireless

  • presonus
    PSW Staff 01/26/12 04:58 AM,
    PreSonus has begun incorporating Rational Acoustics Smaart Measurement Technology directly into the software used to control its StudioLive digital mixers. PreSonus Virtual StudioLive (VSL) remote-control/editor/librarian software will now incorporate Smaart Spectra and Smaart Locator, powerful tools for sound-system analysis and optimization, as part of PreSonus Universal Control 1.6, expected to be available later this spring. Smaart is not a single technology but an evolved collection of audio measurement tools and techniques. Using Smaart technology, users can tap into the power… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsPollProductConsolesMeasurementSoftware

  • Wednesday, January 25, 2012
    PSW Staff 01/25/12 03:57 PM,
    GJM Sound and Lighting of Placerville, CA recently installed a sound and lighting system for the Jackson (California) Rancheria Casino ballroom that is used as its indoor concert hall, and it is also designed for use with the casino’s outdoor event center. Owned and operated by the Jackson Rancheria Band of Miwok Indians, the ballroom concert venue seats approximately 600, while the outdoor venue seats 1,000. Both venues offer a variety of entertainment for their guests from rock and blues… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsPollConcertConsolesDigitalInstallationSound Reinforcement