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  • Tuesday, July 24, 2012
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    PSW Staff 07/24/12 12:43 PM,
    Industry veteran Greg Oshiro has joined Community Professional in the position of senior design engineer, where he will play a key role in new product evaluation, design and development. Oshiro comes to Community after several years as president and principal consultant at Arlington, TX-based Greppen Solutions. Previously, he served as technical director for L-Acoustics US, where he was responsible for a wide range of technical manufacturing processes. He has also held high-level engineering positions at Universal Studios Japan, Advanced Media… View this post
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    PSW Staff 07/24/12 12:27 PM,
    Sandwell College’s new $119 million Central Campus building in West Bromwich, England, took four years in the planning and provides an exciting new-age space for its performing arts students across the West Midlands. The building boasts a new theatre space and two dance and drama studios that required state-of-the-art technology. As a result the school turned to Stage Electrics to provide the design and installation of the new sound reinforcement systems. Having installed the sound system at Sandwell College’s previous… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementStageAudio

  • Monday, July 23, 2012
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    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

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    PSW Staff 07/23/12 07:54 AM,
    Oslo-based production company Frontlite recently supplied JBL VTX line arrays for main stage coverage at one of Norway’s predominant annual summer music events, the Hove Festival. The event took place on the island of Tromøya, outside Arendal, and was promoted by Festival Republic. Having been caught up in the buzz surrounding the launch of JBL’s new high-directivity line array, Frontlite’s Per Marius Larsen met product specialist Espen Andersen of JBL’s Norwegian distributor, LydRommet, at the 2011 PLASA Show in London.… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementAudio

  • Friday, July 20, 2012
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    PSW Staff 07/20/12 02:30 PM,
    A quintessential celebration of American Independence, Fair St. Louis was held for several days over the July 4th holiday and featured Air Shows during the day and a series of concerts highlighted by fireworks at night. The concerts were staged under the iconic St. Louis Arch and this year featured headliners Heart, Third Eye Blind and Dierks Bentley. Audio, video and lighting was again provided by Stanco Productions with a crew that included Sam Wehrmeyer (Technical Director), Brennan Houser (Monitors),… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementAudio

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    PSW Staff 07/20/12 09:53 AM,
    Champagne Sunday Brunch in the Eden Courtyard at the Best Western Eden Resort & Suites has become a local area tradition. But while the Courtyard is known for its dining and social events, the room’s acoustics have long made it a challenge to attract speaking engagements. With its 40-foot-high glass ceiling, hard stone floor and hard walls, the room’s reverberation made intelligibility nearly non-existent. In addition to a massive water fountain at one end of the room, there is a… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsPollInstallationLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementAudio

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    PSW Staff 07/20/12 09:39 AM,
    For nearly a quarter of a century, Dallas-based Onstage Systems has been steadily updating its equipment inventories to continually raise the production bar for clients like George Strait and the Dallas Symphony Orchestra. This summer, that initiative has continued with the company’s purchase of a full K1 stadium loudspeaker system from L-Acoustics. According to Onstage Systems President Hyacinth Belcher, the company has now added 48 K1 line source elements and 24 K1-SB subs to its roster, along with 48 KUDO… View this post
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    PSW Staff 07/20/12 09:13 AM,
    Tai O Heritage Hotel is located in a traditional fishing village on the west coast of Lantau Island, Hong Kong. Originally a police station, it was recently restored and converted to a 9-room boutique hotel with a fine dining restaurant, the Tai O Lookout, located on the top floor of the building. In keeping with the Tai O Heritage’s elegant atmosphere, Hong Kong-based A/V designer Sound Classy Holding Limited gave the restaurant a high-fidelity sound system based on the Symetrix… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollInstallationLoudspeakerProcessorSound ReinforcementAudio

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    PSW Staff 07/20/12 08:27 AM,
    Peavey will reward the lucky winner of its Rehearsal Room Makeover online promotion with a free 1,000-watt sound system that includes a professional mixer, loudspeakers, microphones and more, totaling thousands of dollars in gear (U.S. MSRP). The Peavey Rehearsal Room Makeover prize package includes a Peavey TriFlex II portable sound system with two speaker stands; a Peavey PV 14 USB mixer with direct USB output for recording; a Peavey PV-1 wireless handheld microphone; and three PV MSP2 XLR microphone and… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsPollAmplifierLoudspeakerMicrophoneSubwooferAudio

  • Thursday, July 19, 2012
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    PSW Staff 07/19/12 05:52 AM,
    When Lebanon’s Casino du Liban celebrated its grand re-reopening back in 1996, the opulent gaming resort entertained visiting jet-setters in two completely remodeled venues—both featuring Meyer Sound technology. Between 2009 and earlier this year, another technical upgrade project equipped the 1,200-capacity Théâtre du Liban with Meyer Sound MICA line array loudspeakers and furnished the cabaret-style 600-seat Salle des Ambassadeurs with new M’elodie line array loudspeakers. “After hundreds of successful shows, I had no thoughts of replacing the old systems with… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollAVInstallationLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementAudio