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  • Wednesday, October 19, 2016
    PSW Staff 10/19/16 09:48 AM,
    Over 600 d&b audiotechnik loudspeakers, nearly 150 D80 amplifiers, and twenty nine delay towers for one stage; this was an event on an almost unprecedented scale. Blonia Park, near Poland’s ancient city of Kraków, was the venue for the thirteenth World Youth Day. Since the inaugural gathering in Rome in 1986, the Catholic Church has invited young people of all faiths and persuasions to congregate at events held globally, from Toronto to Sydney to Denver, to Manila in the Philippines.… View this post
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  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016
    PSW Staff 10/18/16 10:19 AM,
    Another TAO Group project has recently opened in New York City and again has selected K-array. Vandal, a restaurant, bar and lounge, showcases the work of street artists and serves globally inspired street food from Peru, Vietnam and Barcelona. The venue aims to capture the spirit of creativity, leaving a truly distinctive mark on a historic stretch of the Bowery district in Manhattan. Vandal’s audio, video, lighting and effects systems were designed by Joseph Lodi, Angelo Poulos and John Campbell… View this post
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    PSW Staff 10/18/16 07:30 AM,
    As the five-time Grammy-winning punk rock trio Green Day filled out a project studio in anticipation of recording its twelfth studio album, their longtime engineer, Chris Dugan (U2, Iggy Pop, Smash Mouth), collaborated on the equipment choices. They filled it with their favorites, including API, BAE, Manley, Vintech, Universal Audio, Chandler preamps and equalizers, and a Trident 80b console. When it came time to decide on monitors, Dugan recommended ATC SCM45A Pro nearfields paired with two Subwoofer Pros’ Studio Sub… View this post
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  • Monday, October 17, 2016
    PSW Staff 10/17/16 09:18 AM,
    Every year, over 100,000 fans flock to the grounds of Slovakia’s two largest music festivals—Pohoda and Topfest—to experience everything from EDM, experimental music, classical and more. In order to support the audio needs of a diverse group of artists and musical genres, Slovakia-based production company RentalLive turned to JBL by Harman Professional Solutions VTX Series loudspeakers and Crown I-Tech HD amplifiers. The JBL VTX series enabled system engineers Marek Barabas and Tomas Oravec to deliver accurate, high-impact sonic experiences at… View this post
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    PSW Staff 10/17/16 07:32 AM,
    Ask front of house engineer Jim Ebdon about the configuration of the L-Acoustics line array sound system he’s been piloting for three-time Grammy Award winners Maroon 5 for nearly the last two years on a world tour and he’ll likely reply starting with the phrase, “Well, currently, at the moment…” That’s because in that time—during what’s been billed alternately as the Maroon V Tour or the M5OnTheRoad, which has so far passed through North America, Europe, Africa, Asia, Oceania and… View this post
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  • Friday, October 14, 2016
    PSW Staff 10/14/16 11:09 AM,
    The Verizon Amphitheater in Alpharetta, Georgia, recently hosted Live Nation’s “I Love The 90s” concert, to the delight of more than 11,000 fans. AEE Productions, based out of Atlanta, Georgia, provided a EAW KF line array system to reinforce the sold out show. “AEE started in the industry back in the 80s,” explains Tracey Towne, production manager for AEE. “At that time AEE built an excellent reputation for supporting dozens of national hip-hop and R&B tours. Though it was before… View this post
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    PSW Staff 10/14/16 08:06 AM,
    Bernie’s Beach Bar encompasses a city block’s worth of boardwalk space on Hampton Beach and serving patrons its famous Bernie’s Rum Runner. When Bernie’s Beach Bar tasked RPM Dynamics with the unique mission of permanently installing a touring system, they chose VUE Audiotechnik‘s al-8 line arrays. As a Northeast outdoor venue, Bernie’s Beach Bar needed a system that not only could cover the multiple listening areas, but also be taken in and out due to the unpredictable weather. Featuring a… View this post
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    PSW Staff 10/14/16 07:15 AM,
    Current four-time CMA nominee Dierks Bentley is out on the Somewhere On A Beach Tour in support of his album Black. His current tour, named after the Platinum multi-week Number one summer anthem has been a success, not only due to the entertaining stage presence and musicality of Bentley, but also due to the talent backstage. James “Pugsley” McDermott, front of house engineer for Bentley and system engineer for VER, has chosen to outfit Bentley’s show with Meyer Sound LEO… View this post
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  • Thursday, October 13, 2016
    PSW Staff 10/13/16 10:21 AM,
    Elite Presentations of Chesapeake, VA recently acquired a Martin Audio MLA Mini arrays including six stacks with 24 cabinets and six subs, and quickly put it to good use at an outdoor worship service held by the River Oak Church. Covering a range of functions including production, AV integration and weddings, Elite is currently focused on corporate events, which explains their purchase of MLA Mini. As technical director Ray Dixon points out, “We were looking for a larger array system… View this post
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    PSW Staff 10/13/16 09:28 AM,
    Thunder Audio recently deployed a large-scale JBL by Harman VTX Series-based system at Lollapalooza 2016 to power a diverse lineup of artists at the festival’s Bud Light stage, including Ellie Goulding, Major Lazer, Lana Del Ray, The 1975, Future, Disclosure, HAIM and many more. Thunder Audio used the JBL VTX Series for Lollapalooza 2015, and selected it once again for its frequency response, output and ease of deployment. The VTX Series sound quality was especially important, and enabled Thunder Audio… View this post
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