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  • Wednesday, April 25, 2012
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    PSW Staff 04/25/12 08:18 AM,
    Like a “miniature Red Rocks” nestled amid the raw scenic splendor of Southwest Utah, Tuacahn Amphitheater is an outdoor venue that hosts off-Broadway theatrical runs, as well as national and regional musical acts. The nearly 2,000-seat venue occupies the end of a red rock box canyon and draws visitors from nearby communities, as well as escapees from Las Vegas. Because the shows at Tuacahn – which have included Tarzan, Grease, Cats, and Annie, among many others – are held to… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsPollAVInstallationLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

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    PSW Staff 04/25/12 07:19 AM,
    The recent National Achiever’s Congress meeting brought together entrepreneur/billionaire Donald Trump, peak performance coach Tony Robbins, best-selling authors Robert Kiyosaki (“Rich Dad, Poor Dad”), Harv Eker (“Secrets of the Millionaire Mind”) and a number of other motivational speakers to San Jose’s McEnery Convention Center. Audio production and staging for the unique event was handled by Stanco Productions of St. Louis, with technical director Sam Wehrmeyer heading up a crew that included A1 and system designer Justin Slazas, system tech and… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound Reinforcement

  • Tuesday, April 24, 2012
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    PSW Staff 04/24/12 11:53 AM,
    Lectrosonics is pleased to introduce the release of Version 5.1 firmware for the company’s Venue Wideband modular receiver system. The V5.1 firmware provides an important enhancement that will be most beneficial to broadcast, location, and sound reinforcement professionals—the capability of a “TalkBack” function compatible with the newly introduced HH handheld transmitter. When the transmitter is set to TalkBack mode and the function is engaged (activated when the user presses the multi-function button on the HH transmitter), the audio will switch… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundChurch SoundNewsPollInstallationMicrophoneSound ReinforcementAudio

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    PSW Staff 04/24/12 11:34 AM,
    When North Carolina State University’s athletic administration decided to build the Dail Outdoor Tennis Stadium and renovate its Paul Derr Track and Soccer Field; they needed to install new sound systems as well. For their new facilities, they chose speakers from One Systems, a leading manufacturer of high-intelligibility, high-output, direct weather loudspeakers.  Davidson Audio Visual, Inc. of Winston-Salem, NC designed and installed the new audio systems. The installations include a number of One Systems’ CrossField Array (CFA) speakers,  a high… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsInstallationLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementAudio

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    PSW Staff 04/24/12 11:21 AM,
    Adamson Systems Engineering is proud to announce the addition of the first Energia Beta partner in Latin America.  Bogota, Colombia based C.Vilar Amplificacion LTDA, has been a long time Adamson user, with one of the largest Adamson inventories in South America.  C.Vilar provides production for high profile shows, tours, festivals and installations.  Recent Colombian productions with C.Vilar at the helm include FIFA, Coldplay, US President Barack Obama’s recent visit, The Cartagena Classic Music Festival, Rock al Parque and The Bicentennial… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementAudio

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    PSW Staff 04/24/12 10:03 AM,
    The Soho Grand Hotel, Manhattan’s first luxury downtown boutique hotel, recently upgraded the sound system in their lobby salon. The new system continues with the hotels philosophy of providing the very best to their sophisticated guests. Working closely with David Schwartz of Essential Communications, the hotel has created a high-end listening environment in the lobby salon utilizing Tannoy iSeries column loudspeakers. The Salon, famously dubbed “SoHo’s Living Room,” features vaulted ceilings and masonry columns that soar over groupings of plush… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollInstallationLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementAudio

  • Monday, April 23, 2012
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    PSW Staff 04/23/12 01:37 PM,
    Hosa Technology is pleased to introduce a significant upgrade of the company’s popular Elite Series microphone cables. Now available with Neutrik XX-Series connectors plus a new nylon webbing over the cable’s PVC jacket, the Elite Series takes advantage of the latest technological advances and state-of-the-art manufacturing processes to deliver performance attributes that are every bit on par—if not superior to—more costly boutique cables. Available in both Lo-Z (XLR3F to XLR3M) and Hi-Z (XLR3F to ¼ inch TS) configurations, the cable… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundChurch SoundNewsPollMicrophoneSound ReinforcementAudio

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    PSW Staff 04/23/12 01:08 PM,
    Waves Audio and Musicsoft Arts have announced the availability of Mashup, an innovative new iPad app featuring an advanced playback engine and effects controlled by an intuitive interface. Mashup lets users play and mix directly from their iPad music library – plus download exclusive tracks from leading DJs like Junior Sanchez and Kris Menace. Mashup is a complete mobile DJ booth, with studio-quality EQ and analog-style resonant filters, Vinyl Touch glitch-free scratching, and independent time-stretch and pitch-shift for each of… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollMixerSoftwareSound ReinforcementAudio

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    PSW Staff 04/23/12 10:55 AM,
    One of the key aspects of any successful business is its ability to listen to its customers. Such is the case at Noble Street Studios, Toronto’s newest premiere downtown recording studio. The studio recently added an SF-24V vacuum tube stereo ribbon microphone and two R-122 active ribbon microphones from Royer Labs View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollBusinessMicrophoneStudioAudio

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    PSW Staff 04/23/12 10:07 AM,
    As important to digital console manufacturer DiGiCo as the quality of its products is the support and education it provides its customers. The company runs a series of well-attended training seminars both at its UK headquarters and around the globe. The latest location added to its roster is Russia, with its first seminar for the territory held in February at the recording and performance studios of the famous artist Igor Sandler by its Russian distributor, Aris Pro. DiGiCo’s Vice President… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsPollBusinessConsolesDigitalEducationSound ReinforcementAudio