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  • Friday, April 29, 2016
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    PSW Staff 04/29/16 07:47 AM,
    Audio-Technica announces that it has been named the exclusive microphone and headphone category sponsor for Jam in the Van, an innovative company that packs a solar-powered mobile recording studio facility into a 38-foot-long Winnebago Holiday Rambler RV and takes it to wherever new music is being created. Rock, Americana, jazz, blues, soul — Jam in the Van has done it all, from bands’ back yards to festivals like SXSW, Lollapalooza, Outside Lands and Live on the Green. Founded by two… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsMicrophoneMonitoringStudio

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    PSW Staff 04/29/16 07:28 AM,
    American hip-hop artist Future chose an all-RCF system for his concert in Charlotte, North Carolina recently. The show was held in the renovated multi-purpose arena of the Bojangles Coliseum Complex. Touring extensively in the US, Canada and Europe, the 32-year-old rapper has proved to be a real hitmaker with four studio albums plus several mix tapes and singles released since 2010, and over 1.3 million copies sold in the US. The RCF system for the Charlotte show comprised:—24 x TTL33-A… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerMonitoringSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

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    PSW Staff 04/29/16 07:09 AM,
    Point Source Audio (PSA) announces that the US Patent Office has approved its patent submission that covers its modular headset design method of integrating in-earphones into a structure. This design creates a lightweight and modular audio headset that has been said to enhance hearing, and transform communications work flow for some users. The granted patent is U.S. Patent No. 9,271,065. This protects PSA’s audio headset structure where the earphones can be readily separable, removable, and replaceable via wired guided grooves… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsProductAVMicrophoneMonitoring

  • Thursday, April 28, 2016
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    PSW Staff 04/28/16 07:21 AM,
    Having worked on the vast majority of Judas Priest’s signature albums, along with most of their earlier live albums – producer Tom Allom was called back to the chair for Battle Cry Live. Allom brought in mixer, Jack Ruston, the team relying on the Metric Halo LIO-8 interface, and MIO Console software to flip between a wide variety of monitoring systems. Of course, Judas Priest is among the small cadre of bands that might constitute the “founding fathers of metal”… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsDigitalDigital Audio WorkstationsEngineerLoudspeakerMonitoringProcessorSound ReinforcementStudio

  • Wednesday, April 27, 2016
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    PSW Staff 04/27/16 08:48 AM,
    Rental company Sound Design has purchased NEXO’s STM M28 modular line arrays for Ireland’s edition of the TV talent show, ‘The Voice’, which is produced in the Mahony Hall at the Dublin venue The Helix. This is Sound Design’s fifth consecutive year of providing sound reinforcement for the live shows, keeping things fresh by changing the auditorium PA from the NEXO GEO S8 compact line array to the more powerful M28 cabinets.  However, NEXO’s distinctive wedge-shaped 45°N-12 stage monitors remain… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerMonitoringSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 04/27/16 07:05 AM,
    Celebrating 30 years in 2016, the “South by Southwest Music and Media Conference” (SXSW) is a six-day event held every March in Austin, Texas (USA).  Allen & Heath’s digital mixers from across its dLive, GLD and Qu ranges were employed this year in many of the participating venues. Two dLive systems managed the popular British Music Embassy Showcase, hosted by Austin’s “Latitude 30” club and featuring 10 to 12 bands each day of the festival. A GLD-80 was installed at… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalMixerMonitoringSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 04/27/16 06:47 AM,
    For more than 20 years tribute band BABBA has been selling out halls across Australia, Asia, and New Zealand, transporting spellbound crowds back to the heady days of the 1970s with tight harmonies, stunning costumes, and razor-sharp choreography. The band’s authentic musical tribute is all the more impressive thanks to their compact Fulcrum Acoustic PA rig. The band’s audio director, Simon Stavenuiter, has long been an advocate of Fulcrum loudspeakers. Stavenuiter, or “Stav” as his friends call him, employs a… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertLoudspeakerMonitoringSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

  • Tuesday, April 26, 2016
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    PSW Staff 04/26/16 08:04 AM,
    In the hands of Wicklow-based systems rental house Sound Design, NEXO’s STM Series line arrays have played a prominent role in Dublin’s month-long official commemorations of the 1916 Easter Rising, the long and bloody rebellion of the Irish people against British rule. ‘Ireland 2016’ was an ambitious and wide-ranging national commemoration with an extensive program of music and speech, theatre and sport. As in 1916, some of the most significant events took place in Dublin, where large crowds attended ceremonial… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsAmplifierConcertConsolesDigitalLine ArrayLoudspeakerMonitoringSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

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    PSW Staff 04/26/16 06:46 AM,
    Genelec is expanding the SAM (Smart Active Monitoring) series with five additions: the new 8340 and 8350 monitors, combined with new 7360 and 7370 subwoofers, offer system flexibility for demanding monitoring needs, for both analog and digital audio applications. SAM subwoofers are also complemented by the new 9301 AES/EBU Multichannel interface, which allows connection to any 7.1 digital audio sources.  “Broadcasters have widely embraced Genelec monitor systems, from studio to remote production vehicles. We are delighted to bring five new… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsProductAVLoudspeakerMonitoringSound ReinforcementStudioSubwoofer

  • Monday, April 25, 2016
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    PSW Staff 04/25/16 06:43 AM,
    Gibson Pro Audio announces new releases in their series of documentary-style interviews with respected musicians, engineers and producers using products from Cerwin-Vega, KRK and Les Paul monitors. This project gives these respected and successful producers, engineers and musicians an opportunity to share their stories of the early days and what continues to inspire them with the student, journeyman and other professionals in the recording industry. We continue the project this week on the Gibson You Tube channel with the two… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsVideoAVEducationEngineerLoudspeakerManufacturerMonitoringSound ReinforcementStudio



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