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  • Tuesday, February 12, 2013
    PSW Staff 02/12/13 02:29 PM,
    For the 16th year in a row, Audio-Technica microphones appeared on the Grammy Awards Show, known throughout the industry as Music’s Biggest Night. This year, the 55th Annual GRAMMYs, held February 10, 2013, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, featured a wide selection of artists from various genres of music. For the live show and broadcast, Audio-Technica supplied more than 250 hard-wired microphones and Artist Elite 5000 Series UHF wireless systems. The sound system was provided by ATK AudioTek… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingNewsProductionAudioAVMicrophoneSound ReinforcementWireless

  • martin audio
    PSW Staff 02/12/13 11:08 AM,
    The San Francisco offices of Delicate Productions recently conducted an in-depth three-day training session for the Martin Audio MLA Compact loudspeaker system. Attended by 12 top-tier Delicate touring and regional engineers along with notable independent engineers and facility owners interested in MLA technology, the session had a practical mission, according to general manager George Edwards. “We currently own an inventory of MLA and MLA Compact enclosures,” Edwards explains, “and we feel that any product with this level of depth and… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsTrainingAVEducationEngineerLine ArrayManufacturerTechnician

  • avnu alliance
    PSW Staff 02/12/13 09:40 AM,
    AVnu Alliance, an industry forum that certifies Audio Video Bridging (AVB) products for interoperability, has announced the opening of its certification testing for AVB-enabled networking bridges at its appointed testing house, the University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory (UNH-IOL). AVnu Certification is available to alliance member companies. The announcement is an important milestone in AVnu Alliance’s mission to bring high-quality open-standard audio and video networking to professional AV, automotive, and consumer electronics segments. Several manufacturers have submitted AVB-enabled devices for… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingNewsProductAVEthernetNetworkingSignal

  • image
    PSW Staff 02/12/13 06:55 AM,
    MUSIC Group, the corporate parent of Behringer, has announced the immediate appointment of Indiana-based Starin as its exclusive fulfiller for all 50 U.S. states and protectorates. Starin had previously represented Behringer in select territories while the rest of the country was served by Shoreview Distribution. The company reports that Starin has sufficient quantities of product on hand to fill all orders across the country. David O’Kelly, vice president of global sales for MUSIC Group, announced the appointment. “Starin has proven… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingNewsAVBusinessManufacturer

  • Monday, February 11, 2013
    radial engineering
    PSW Staff 02/11/13 05:09 PM,
    Radial Engineering has announce a new addition to the 500 series range of modules, the PreComp combination preamp and compressor. The PreComp is a single wide module, with a high-performance preamp equipped with Radial’s unique Accustate gain control that simultaneously sets the output and sensitivity to maximize signal-to-noise at all levels. This is particularly important when recording in the digital domain where background noise can often be audible during quiet passages.  A full-feature compressor follows with adjustable threshold, compression ratio… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsProductProcessorStudio

  • harman pro
    PSW Staff 02/11/13 04:26 PM,
    Harman Professional announced that Ken Freeman has been appointed as senior manager, business development, installed sound, western region (U.S.). He will report directly to Debbie Frantom, regional sales manager, western region, Harman Pro. “Few people have the combination of real-world installed sound system experience and technical management expertise as Ken Freeman,” says Frantom. “He is uniquely suited to provide system designers and integrators with the best audio solutions for their needs as we continue to expand our RSO support capabilities.”… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsAVBusinessInstallationManufacturer

  • waves audio
    PSW Staff 02/11/13 04:19 PM,
    Waves Audio has introduced the GEQ graphic equalizer plug-in, developed primarily for live users (but suitable for studio use as well). GEQ offers selectable cut and boost at 1/3 octave intervals, using two unique filter types. More about GEQ: —Classic component with proportional Q—Modern component with independent non-interactive filter types—30 ISO bands—6 dB, 12 dB, 18 dB selectable cut & boost—Independent HPF, LPF and a parametric bell per side—Zero latency—2 input RTA with external input options—RTA input difference mode with… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsProductProductionAudioDigital Audio WorkstationsProcessorSoftwareSound ReinforcementStudio

  • presonus
    PSW Staff 02/11/13 02:11 PM,
    PreSonus has unveiled new Eris-series, an affordable line of 2-way, bi-amped studio monitors delivering accurate response with a tight bass and clear upper end. They can also be user-adjusted to the acoustic space, allowing creation of a more accurate listening environment or to simulate different common listening environments. The Eris E8 features an 8-inch, Kevlar low-frequency transducer, driven by a 75-watt, Class AB power amplifier; and a 1.25-inch (32 mm), silk-dome, high-frequency tweeter with a 65-watt, Class AB amplifier. It… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsProductLoudspeakerMonitoringStudio

  • image
    PSW Staff 02/11/13 01:51 PM,
    There is something uniquely timeless about Kander and Ebb’s ‘Cabaret,’ if only people could wear their age as well as this musical. The current production at the Savoy Theatre, London bears the familiar hallmarks of love and lust that the musical is know for. Ben Harrison, sound designer, created a system based around older elements from d&b audiotechnik to create the ambiance he felt the production required. “Orbital Sound happens to own some d&b F1222s, these are the successor to… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundProductionNewsProductionAudioConcertLoudspeakerStage

  • image
    PSW Staff 02/11/13 01:21 PM,
    Vu has announced the redesign of its Premium and Industrial Cable Up microphone cables, rebuilt to improve overall performance and durability. The low capacitance, high bandwidth cables offer rugged neoprene jackets with a high strand count of oxygen-free copper and a 22 AWG braided shield. This combination provides excellent analog audio capabilities while allowing them to withstand harsh environments. In addition, Cable Up Premium XLR cables are now terminated with Amphenol AX Series connectors, noted for their durability. The cables… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsProductAVInterconnectMicrophone