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  • Wednesday, December 05, 2012
    PSW Staff 12/05/12 10:33 AM,
    Riedel Communications recently celebrated its 25th anniversary on its premises in Wuppertal, Germany. More than 1,400 guests from the live event, theatre, broadcast, and industrial markets joined the celebration. The event included five different areas with accessible installations, 3D project mappings, outdoor whirlpools and a captivating fire show. Numerous acts in changing locations from Klezmer and jazz performances over high wire acrobats to a heavy metal playing robot band were the ingredients for the night. “It is incredible, what my… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundProductionNewsProductionAudioAVBusinessNetworking

  • live sound
    Karl Winkler 12/05/12 10:14 AM,
    There are many unwritten rules in any industry, and ours is no exception. Know how some people just seem to get it, while some are clueless? I’m sure you’ve observed people trying to make their way in this business of sound, and you think to yourself, “That guy is never going anywhere because of X, Y and Z.” What if there were people in positions of power and/or influence observing you in this way? Here’s a list of things you… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundFeatureOpinionPollBusinessEducationEngineerSound ReinforcementTechnician

  • brit row
    PSW Staff 12/05/12 09:49 AM,
    Beginning in April 2013, Britannia Row Productions Training will be offering courses in live sound practice and theory to individuals seriously considering a career in live audio. There will be a 3-month intensive full-time “Live Sound Technology” course covering all essential aspects of live audio production. Advanced courses will offer training to industry professionals who wish to develop their skills further in specialist areas such as mix engineering. Since its formation in 1975, Britannia Row Productions has been at the… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundProductionNewsTrainingProductionAudioAVBusinessEducationEngineerSound ReinforcementTechnician

  • image
    PSW Staff 12/05/12 09:40 AM,
    German pro audio manufacturer d&b audiotechnik has announced the introduction of the next version of their ArrayCalc simulation software at ISE in Amsterdam (January 29-31). “This is the planning tool that makes that target of fullness complete,” said Ralf Zuleeg from the d&b Education and Application support department. “For any installer or integrator the new ArrayCalc Version 7 offers the ability to perform acoustic simulations quickly, easily and intuitively. “One can now choose from a selection of d&b point source… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsProductAVInstallationSoftwareSystem

  • transaudio group
    PSW Staff 12/05/12 09:12 AM,
    TransAudio Group, the worldwide distributor of products by Geoffrey Daking and Company, is introducing the Daking Comp 500, an easy-to-use VCA compressor/limiter module compatible with 500 series rack enclosures. The semi-automatic Daking Comp 500, intended for both tracking and mixing, has been designed to perform and sound similarly to the FET circuitry found in Daking’s other compressor products, even though it uses a VCA.  The front panel controls of the Comp 500 are simple to use. Compression is set with… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsProductProcessorStudio

  • nsca
    PSW Staff 12/05/12 08:13 AM,
    The upcoming 2013 NSCA  Business & Leadership Conference (BLC) in Phoenix, February 21-23, will address a wide range of vital business topics, including profits, employees, revenue diversity, investments and more. The 15th annual conference will be highlighted by world-class presenters and industry peers discussing solutions and tactics to help AV businesses for years to come. Conference sessions cover a broad range of topics from the future of our economy and contracts, to service revenue models and making intelligent buying decisions.… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsTrainingAVBusinessEducation

  • Tuesday, December 04, 2012
    PSW Staff 12/04/12 04:21 PM,
    PreSonus has named Patrick Foucher to the newly created post of Chief Information Officer. In his new position, Faucher will oversee the streamlining and unification of the company’s communications infrastructure, focusing on end-user experience across the entire suite of PreSonus hardware, software, and online solutions, as well as internal data and communication platforms. Faucher was previously the CEO and co-founder of Nimbit (now a part of the PreSonus family), where he was instrumental in creating the music industry’s most powerful… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsAVBusinessInstallationManufacturerSound Reinforcement

  • image
    PSW Staff 12/04/12 03:51 PM,
    Morehouse College graduates include filmmaker Spike Lee, actor Samuel L. Jackson, and rapper Lil Jon. So not surprisingly, the college has tried to keep its performance venues, including the King Chapel and the Ray Charles Performing Arts Center and Music Academic Building, at the cutting edge of live-sound technology. Helping them do just that is Guitar Center Professional (GC Pro), the outside sales division of Guitar Center that focuses on the needs of professional users, which has become the first-call… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertConsolesDigitalLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementStage

  • image
    PSW Staff 12/04/12 03:43 PM,
    At the end of a boom pole on a film set is probably the last place you’d expect to find a microphone designed for close miking toms and snare. Yet thanks to some ingenuity from Production Sound Mixer Mark LeBlanc, that is exactly where you’ll find the Earthworks DP30/C. So, how did a drum microphone end up as 25 year industry veteran LeBlanc’s microphone of choice on set? After meeting with an Earthworks representative to discuss the challenges faced on… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsMicrophoneStageStudio

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    PSW Staff 12/04/12 03:30 PM,
    Waves Audio has again teamed with London’s legendary Abbey Road Studios to introduce the new REDD Console plugins. Abbey Road Studios were at the epicenter of a shift that rocked the world of music during the 1960s, and changed the course of popular culture forever. At the heart of it all were REDD consoles, custom-designed, built by and named after Abbey Road Studios’ in-house Record Engineering Development Department (REDD). Renowned for their smooth EQ curves, extraordinary warmth and lush stereo… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsProductConsolesProcessorSoftwareStudio