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  • Wednesday, April 17, 2013
    d&b audiotechnik
    PSW Staff 04/17/13 02:17 PM,
    d&b audiotechnik has added two full-range loudspeakers as well as a subwoofer to its V-Series, which was launched last year. The new Vi8, Vi12 and Vi-SUB all conform to the existing V-Series loudspeakers in every facet of technical performance, but have simplified rigging and electrical connections to comply with installation requirements. The Vi8 and Vi12 loudspeakers are 3-way passive designs housing two 10-inch LF drivers, one horn-loaded 8-inch MF driver and two 1.4-inch-exit HF compression drivers with 2.5-inch voice coils… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsProductAVLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 04/17/13 02:04 PM,
    Underscoring its commitment to the increasingly popular Dolby ATMOS platform, South African cinema chain Ster-Kinekor recently deployed Harman’s JBL Professional cinema loudspeakers and Crown amplifiers at its flagship Gateway Cinema in Durban. The system was unveiled in December at a premiere for Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. South Africa professional audio distributor Wild & Marr supplied all the HARMAN components for the installation. The theatre features five JBL ScreenArray 4732 loudspeakers with three suspended left-right-rear JBL 4642A dual… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsAmplifierAVInstallationLoudspeakerSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 04/17/13 01:54 PM,
    DPA Microphones’ new d:facto II Vocal Microphone has made internationally acclaimed jazz singer Claire Martin OBE very happy indeed. Since switching to the new microphone, Claire says she has never heard so much clarity in her voice and the difference is so noticeable that all the sound engineers she works with are making positive comments. “This is definitely the right microphone for me,” she says. “It picks up all the colours in my voice and I can hear every breath,… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStage

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    PSW Staff 04/17/13 01:37 PM,
    Ashly Audio has licensed Dante digital media networking solution from Audinate. With low latency, robust synchronization, I/O scalability, and simplicity of installation via standard IT technology, Dante will significantly enhance the power and value of Ashly’s range of signal processors and amplifiers. Dante is built on IT standards, and is a complete media networking solution. Dante delivers a low-latency, tightly-synchronized, sample-accurate playback, while simplifying installation and configuration of A/V networks. Dante has become the leading solution of choice for a… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsProductAVBusinessInstallationNetworkingSound Reinforcement

  • Tuesday, April 16, 2013
    Bill Whitlock 04/16/13 05:01 PM,
    “A cable is a source of potential trouble connecting two other sources of potential trouble.” The humor in this statement may be lost on those who regularly assemble sound systems. But a reality of sound systems is that a signal accumulates noise as it flows through equipment and cables. And once noise contaminates a signal, it’s essentially impossible to remove it without altering or degrading the original signal. For this reason, no system can be quieter than its noisiest link.… View this post
    Filed in: AVFeatureBlogStudy HallAVDigitalInstallationInterconnectPowerSignalSound ReinforcementSystem

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    PSW Staff 04/16/13 05:00 PM,
    MPM, the largest carrier of Adamson Systems products in France, recently announced the addition of 32 E15s modules to their existing inventory. With a total of 78 boxes – amplified by Lab.gruppen PLM-2000Q and networked through Dante – they are prepared to handle all requests in the region. This most recent purchase was brokered by Adamson’s long-time French Distributor DV2. When Director General Marc Morosini was first introduced to the Energia line he was impressed.  “This system offers more power… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementStage

  • bose
    PSW Staff 04/16/13 04:48 PM,
    Bose Professional builds on its proprietary PowerMatch technology platform with three additional models of configurable professional power amplifiers. Configurable through the use of QuadBridge technology, each amplifier is capable of combining 2 or 4 output channels, creating flexible options to drive different power levels and loudspeaker impedances. “Building off customer feedback we’ve received during our first 18 months with the PM8500, we developed three new models with different channel and power levels—all leveraging the same great performance, efficiency, and reliability… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsProductAmplifierAVPowerSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 04/16/13 04:44 PM,
    The Rio Rancho Public School District is one of the fastest growing districts in the Albuquerque area, and V. Sue Cleveland High School (better known as Cleveland High) is a product of that growth. The newest school in the district, Cleveland High opened their doors in the fall of 2009, replete with a high-tech concert hall and state-of-the-art audio and video systems. Stan Roller and Associates of Naperville, IL did the school’s acoustical and A/V design work. Albuquerque-based Sound and… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsInstallationLoudspeakerSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 04/16/13 04:39 PM,
    Australian psychedelic hypno-groove melodic 5-piece - Tame Impala will traverse the U.S. through June in support of last year’s Lonerism release. Wanting to carry his own desk for the tour, the band’s new FOH engineer Parker had the challenge of sourcing a compact console that would fit within their adjunct trailer, alongside the group’s gear. After surveying the options, he chose a road-ready SD11 in a flight case plus a DiGiCo D rack (32 x 16) with a 75M CAT5e… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConsolesDigitalEngineerMixer

  • recording
    Bobby Owsinski 04/16/13 04:39 PM,
    This article is provided by Bobby Owsinski.   Many inexperienced mixers tend to overlook any effects placed on a track as something they can get creative with during a mix and keep the settings static as a result. As most experienced mixers know, adjusting the effects to fit the track is every bit as important to the mix as the individual recorded tracks. Here’s a list of 10 tips to help with your effects layering, taken from The Audio Mixing… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingFeatureBlogStudy HallDigital Audio WorkstationsProcessorStudio