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  • Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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    PSW Staff 05/25/16 11:00 AM,
    When Grease: Live, a television adaptation of the 1971 musical Grease, aired on FOX, audio supervisor/designer Bruce Arledge knew that DPA Microphones would provide the perfect audio support for the multitude of actors on set. Brought on by producer Greg Sills and production mixer Mark King, Arledge was confident that the DPA mics would catch every syllable, both spoken and sung. Shooting on four stages at Warner Bros. Studios and outfitting multiple performers, Arledge needed microphones that would complement the… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsMicrophoneStageWireless

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    PSW Staff 05/25/16 08:45 AM,
    Professional Wireless Systems, a subsidiary of Masque Sound, has purchased the first two newly-released Bel Digital BM-A1-64DANTE monitoring units for their latest music awards show in Miami, FL. Jim Van Winkle, general manager of PWS, says, “We had an analog monitoring system, but it required us to either put a splitter in line or get a return feed from the main show splitter. We had been looking for a way to monitor through Dante and we decided this box would… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsAVDigitalMicrophoneMonitoringNetworkingSound ReinforcementWireless

  • Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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    Mark Frink 05/24/16 11:09 AM,
    The input list and stage plot is the audio core of any technical rider and the road map for organizing stage equipment and console inputs. Accurate advance information allows risers and backline to be placed, microphones and wedges cabled, and even a line check when the touring crew’s travel is delayed. Working for clubs, festivals or sound companies, we’re often frustrated by inaccurate paperwork reflecting a version of a band that’s months or years old. The reason for out-of-date paperwork… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundFeatureBlogStudy HallConcertInterconnectMicrophoneSignalSound ReinforcementStage

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    PSW Staff 05/24/16 11:04 AM,
    Songwriter, guitarist, producer, and composer Blake Mills recently acquired a sizeable stash of microphones from TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik. The company, with headquarters in South Windsor, CT, has for 15 years been making faithful reproductions of classic microphones from the past. TELEFUNKEN also designs new microphones that combine the best of old technology with recently developed advances in circuitry and microphone components. While on tour with his band, Mills stopped in at the TELEFUNKEN factory and research lab. “It was my first… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsMicrophoneStudio

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    PSW Staff 05/24/16 06:42 AM,
    Adele’s tour of Europe and North America is possibly the biggest tour of 2016 – it certainly has the highest of production values and there is, quite simply, no room for error. German rental company Black Box Music and a team of engineers have specified Sennheiser’s flagship Digital 9000 system microphones for Adele and her three backing singers. For Sennheiser, being part of such a prestigious, high production value tour fits perfectly with its ethos of providing solutions that continually… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertDigitalMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStageWireless

  • Monday, May 23, 2016
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    PSW Staff 05/23/16 09:11 AM,
    DPA Microphones will showcase its newly expanded line of d:vote instrument microphones with the addition of three new instrument mount options, the CM4099 clamp mount, the SM4099 stand Mount and the AC4099 clip for the Accordion, at InfoComm 2016 (Booth C9947). Also on display, will be a range of DPA’s proven miking solutions for the AV and Installation markets, including models from its d:dicate,  d:vote, d:screet, d:fine and d:facto product lines. “We’re really looking forward to showing the InfoComm crowd… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsAVMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStageStudio

  • Wednesday, May 18, 2016
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    PSW Staff 05/18/16 02:26 PM,
    Lone Star EMMY award-winning KRGV Channel 5 News recently employed Lectrosonics Digital Hybrid Wireless equipment in Studio B for its 39th annual Easter Seals Rio Grande Valley telethon, including a Venue receiver, HM UHF plug-on transmitters, LMa belt pack transmitters and M152 lavalier microphones. The ABC affiliate is currently preparing to install another Venue receiver, paired with LMb belt pack transmitters, in Studio A, where it will be used for the daily newscasts. “The Venue system in Studio B works… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsAVDigitalMicrophoneStudioWireless

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    PSW Staff 05/18/16 02:08 PM,
    Ted Burch, Technology Support technician in charge of audio/video at Red Ventures’ Indian Land, South Carolina headquarters recently resolved a difficult situation with a conference room installation of microphones from Audio-Technica. “During my second month at Red Ventures the conference room system went down in flames, so to speak – it simply stopped working. Since I was the newest tech and lowest on the totem pole I was at the end of a long and unhappy list of people who… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsAVInstallationMicrophone

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    PSW Staff 05/18/16 11:18 AM,
    A Meyer Sound Constellation acoustic system is helping Australian telecommunications and media company Telstra to inform and educate visitors at the company’s Customer Insight Centre (CIC) in Sydney. Installed in a 300-seat theater, Constellation provides Telstra with the acoustical flexibility to hold a variety of meetings, concerts, and multimedia presentations in the same space, helping to connect customers with the company’s range of cross-platform technology solutions. “The theater helps us to engage customers in a way that provides more impact… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsAmplifierAVInstallationLoudspeakerMicrophoneProcessorSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 05/18/16 07:05 AM,
    Zoom Corporation has collaborated with Google on an update for the Zoom H2n Handy Recorder that gives content creators a streamlined and easy-to-use solution for recording and outputting spatial audio files for VR applications. The Zoom H2n captures four-channel surround sound audio, making it the perfect solution for creating spatial audio files for the Google Jump platform.  Google’s Jump platform makes it possible for viewers to experience a place like they’re actually there, through VR videos and surround-sound audio. To… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsProductAVDigitalMicrophoneSoftwareStudio



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