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  • Monday, November 24, 2014
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    PSW Staff 11/24/14 09:41 AM,
    Miami’s newly renovated Hialeah Park Raceway and Casino recently installed Tannoy loudspeakers powered by Lab.gruppen amplifiers. Dallas Texas-based, Marsh/PMK International LLC - the new incarnation of Pelton Marsh Kinsella (PMK)—was tasked with the project. Choosing Tannoy loudspeakers and Lab.gruppen amplifiers was based on a wealth of past experience with both company’s products, says Marsh/PMK international consultant Dave Stearns. “We’ve been using Tannoy for this type of application pretty much since they started making ceiling speakers,” Stearns says, “and Tannoy has… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsAmplifierInstallationLoudspeakerSound Reinforcement

  • Friday, November 21, 2014
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    PSW Staff 11/21/14 03:40 PM,
    The Sleep Country Amphitheater, an 18,000 seat live music venue located 20 miles outside of Portland, Oregon, has extremely strict operating regulations regarding SPL levels at the mix position (as do many other facilities). When General Manager Dan Braun’s Grozier SPL monitoring system ceased to work a few weeks back, he was in a tight spot with a Mötley Crüe performance just days away. Luckily Braun, who is also happens to be the production designer for Metallica, had heard about… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertManufacturerSound ReinforcementStage

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    PSW Staff 11/21/14 03:33 PM,
    The Marriott Theatre in the Chicago suburb of Lincolnshire is the most subscribed musical theatre company in the US, and a new DiGiCo SD7T console is ensuring that its sound is every bit as top rate as the shows that are produced there year-round. Founded in 1975, The Marriott Theatre sells more than 400,000 tickets a year and has presented more than 165 productions to an estimated eight million people. The venue has received a record 500 Joseph Jefferson Award… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConsolesDigitalSound ReinforcementStage

  • black lion audio
    PSW Staff 11/21/14 08:35 AM,
    Black Lion Audio has introduced the B12A MKII, a single-channel microphone preamp in the style of an API 312A. The MKII version offers an upgraded input transformer, higher gain, and lower noise than the original B12A. It also includees an output transformer, a Hi-Z input, phantom power, pad, phase, and is housed in a 1U, 1/2 rack chassis. “The original B12A was very popular, but we were continually being asked by customers to modify them for more gain,” commented Nate… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsProductAnalogProcessorSound ReinforcementStudio

  • Thursday, November 20, 2014
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    PSW Staff 11/20/14 04:31 PM,
    Free Chapel in Georgia has opened a new satellite campus in Gwinnett with a Meyer Sound MINA line array loudspeaker system in its 900-capacity auditorium. The facility is the ministry’s second venue to deploy Meyer Sound, following the success with a CQ-2 and MSL-4 loudspeaker system on its main campus in Gainesville. “Our Gwinnett auditorium is easily one of the best-sounding rooms I’ve heard in a long time in terms of coverage smoothness,” says Michael Henson, technical director for Free… View this post
    Filed in: Church SoundNewsConcertInstallationLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementStageSubwoofer

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    PSW Staff 11/20/14 02:41 PM,
    Bose Professional announces three new RoomMatch Utility (RMU) loudspeaker models: the RMU206, RMU108 and RMU105, joining the RMU208 small-format sound-reinforcement loudspeaker in the series. Featuring RoomMatch array modules’ mid/high sonic character, these RMU models are designed either to complement a RoomMatch full-range array installation or to be used on their own for high-quality foreground music, under-balcony, zone-fill and vocal-range floor monitor applications in performing arts centers, civic auditoriums, houses of worship, secondary education and college auditoriums, dance clubs, retail, hospitality… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsInstallationLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 11/20/14 02:26 PM,
    The University of Indianapolis (UIndy), a private university located minutes from downtown Indianapolis, recently upgraded Key Stadium with a One Systems sound reinforcement system. As a NCAA Division II school, UIndy is recognized for having one of the best athletic programs in the country. The decision was made to upgrade the system in order to accommodate its expanding football fan base and game day experience. The school administration tapped Tech Electronics of Indiana to assist in the design of a… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsInstallationLoudspeakerSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 11/20/14 02:16 PM,
    The George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Center, owned and operated by the Park City school district, opened in 1998 and is well known as the primary venue for Sundance, Robert Redford’s annual film festival. Recently a new sound reinforcement system, featuring L-Acoustics, was installed in the venue’s 1,269-seat Kearns Auditorium. Eccles Center Production Manager David Hallock, who had been researching the renovation of the sound system for nearly four years, finally called on Salt Lake City-based Poll Sound to… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsBusinessConcertInstallationLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementStageSubwoofer

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    PSW Staff 11/20/14 01:14 PM,
    Source Distribution recently sold the API BOX to popular mixer/engineer Scott Rosser. Rosser, who has remixed many of the biggest pop names in the industry including Rihanna, Lady Gaga, and Mariah Carey. Currently working from his home, Rosser knew he needed the right gear before finding a new space outside of him home studio. A solution arrived in April when Rosser ordered the BOX after just one demo session with Andy Bensley of Source Distribution. “Source kindly set up a… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsAnalogConsolesStudio

  • rcf
    PSW Staff 11/20/14 07:31 AM,
    The new EVOX system from RCF is a compact, self-contained PA system designed for easy portability and set-up while delivering quality sound reinforcement. The EVOX package is self-contained, with the mid-high loudspeaker cabinet fitting into the back of the subwoofer, which also protects the electronics and system connections. A pole mount is included. The loudspeaker array design provides a constant coverage of 120 degrees by 30 degrees (H x V). A progressive array shape to optimizes directivity while avoiding the… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsProductAVInterconnectLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementSubwoofer