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  • Monday, April 14, 2014
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    PSW Staff 04/14/14 10:31 AM,
    When Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s enduringly popular musical Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat embarked on its 2014 U.S. tour on March 4, Masque Sound supported Co-Sound Designers David Patridge and John Shivers in their quest to bring this new, contemporary production of the 1968 hit to the stage. Since Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is scheduled to tour through spring of 2015, Patridge and Shivers wanted to make sure that in designing the sound system it… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundProductionNewsProductionAudioConsolesDigitalLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementStage

  • Friday, January 31, 2014
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    PSW Staff 01/31/14 04:55 PM,
    Harman Professional and Quail Capital Corp today announced the formation of Harman Equipment Finance (H.E.F.) to provide an array of businesses and institutions across the globe with capital to acquire Harman’s category-leading audio and lighting technologies including those from Studer, JBL, Martin Professional, Soundcraft and Crown. Commenting on the program, Phil Tatro, Harman, Director of Order to Cash, noted, “This global program is designed to empower Harman dealers and customers with the financial freedom to capitalize on current economic conditions… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundProductionChurch SoundNewsProductionBusinessManufacturerSound Reinforcement

  • Friday, January 24, 2014
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    PSW Staff 01/24/14 11:20 AM,
    Harman’s Soundcraft has announced an addition to its Si Performer Series digital consoles with the introduction of the Si Performer 1—the most compact Si Performer console to date. The Si Performer 1 features two Option Card slots available for ViSi Connect Expansion cards, 80 inputs to mix, Soundcraft’s patented FaderGlow and Channel Displays for instant mix status, plus the DMX interface and control (which allows simultaneous control of light and sound)…all of which is available in a single 19-inch rackmount… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundProductionNewsProductConsolesDigitalSound ReinforcementStage

  • Wednesday, January 22, 2014
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    PSW Staff 01/22/14 09:51 AM,
    Burst Audio Systems, a full service professional sound and lighting company, has relocated and expanded its Detroit headquarters. The new location features a 12,000 square foot warehouse along with a video conferencing room, a full kitchen, multiple offices, an overnight break room and a retail supply area. “During the last 18 years our inventory has expanded significantly along with our staff,” explains Scott Ciungan, owner of Burst audio. “We felt the time was right to expand our facilities and capabilities… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundProductionNewsBusinessConcertSound ReinforcementStage

  • Wednesday, November 20, 2013
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    Jeff MacKay 11/20/13 05:58 PM,
    The story of Clair Brothers starts in 1954, when a grocer decided to purchase a PA system as a Christmas gift for his two sons, Gene and Roy Clair. “He had no knowledge of electronics or anything!” exclaims Roy in referring to the extremely unusual present. “I like to think my father was ‘Clair’-voyent in choosing this as a gift.” The two brothers enjoyed using their PA to provide sound reinforcement for local dances, Easter egg hunts, and other events.… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundProductionFeatureStudy HallProductionAudioBusinessConcertManufacturerSound Reinforcement

  • Thursday, November 14, 2013
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    PSW Staff 11/14/13 01:52 PM,
    Children are lovely, but they do have a habit of breaking things, which is why any piece of equipment used in a school environment needs to be very tough. For Matthew Talks, founder of educational equipment specialists Podboffin, DPA Microphones’ versatile d:fine headset microphones certainly fit the bill as they are virtually unbreakable, even in the hands of kids. Established in 2010, Podboffin provides recording, sound installation and live production services to schools and also consult on choosing the right… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundProductionNewsConcertEducationMicrophoneWireless

  • Monday, November 11, 2013
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    PSW Staff 11/11/13 03:23 PM,
    High End Systems has released a new version of the HOG 4 software with more than a dozen new major features that add further value for existing Hog 4 users as well as new purchasers going forward. Some of the top features are: Media Picker A new window called the “Media Picker” has been added to the Hog 4 OS which allows users to view and select slotted function values (gobos, colors, media, etc) for the current fixture selection via… View this post
    Filed in: ProductionNewsProductProductionLightingProduction Software

  • Tuesday, October 29, 2013
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    PSW Staff 10/29/13 11:42 AM,
    Renowned French music festival, Le Cornouaille, hosted several world-known artists including Steve Hackett (Genesis Revisited), Dan Ar Braz, Murray Head, Salif Keita, and Goran Bregovik among others. The festival, held in the French region of Brittany, featured 3 main stages each supported by several of Harman’s Martin lighting consoles and luminaires. French rental company SIWA provided the gear. Lighting of the main stage, “Espace Gradlon,” was controlled with a brand new Martin M6 console operated by François Guillet of Lumières… View this post
    Filed in: ProductionNewsProductionLightingConsoles

  • Thursday, October 24, 2013
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    PSW Staff 10/24/13 12:28 PM,
    Riedel Communications announced that Firehouse Productions used a substantial deployment of Riedel’s Artist digital matrix intercom systems to provide flexible broadcast-quality communications throughout the MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs), in Brooklyn, N.Y. “The VMAs are a very fast and dynamic show,” said Mark Dittmar, vice president of design and engineering at Firehouse Productions. “Seven separate shows are put together to create the entire experience, and each of these shows has its own communication needs, as well as the need to… View this post
    Filed in: ProductionNewsProductionConcertStage

  • Wednesday, October 23, 2013
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    PSW Staff 10/23/13 11:38 AM,
    Clear-Com is pleased to announce that its HelixNet Partyline was a proven intercom solution at this summer’s John Deere Annual Event in Columbus, OH. Even after being pushed beyond its limits, HelixNet rose to the challenge and enabled Kelly Epperson and his production team to deliver a successful and cost-effective show for John Deere. Epperson, audio system designer and A1 for the event, was hired by the production company, See Our Solutions in St. Louis, MO, to specify the audio… View this post
    Filed in: ProductionNewsProductionConcertSound ReinforcementStageTechnician





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