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  • Wednesday, January 18, 2012
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    PSW Staff 01/18/12 10:44 PM,
    Electro-Voice launched the ZXA1-Sub at NAMM 2012 – the matching subwoofer for its best-selling ZXA1 compact self-powered loudspeaker. The ZXA1-Sub is designed to provide the ultimate combination of portability, performance, and power in a lightweight, stylish, small-format package. Though equipped with a heavy-duty EV-engineered 12” woofer, a state-of-the-art 700-W amplifier, a durable 15-mm wood enclosure, and a maximum SPL rating of 126 dB, the ZXA1-Sub weighs-in at just 46 lbs and sports a trim 15.75” x 17.5” x 18” profile.… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollConcertSound ReinforcementSubwooferAudio

  • Sunday, January 15, 2012
    turbosound
    PSW Staff 01/15/12 11:38 AM,
    Via the technological wonderment of enhanced video, the late, legendary composer Frank Zappa joined his son Dweezil and band on stage in Brighton (England) in December as part of the long-running and critically acclaimed Zappa Plays Zappa show, with the band playing in its entirety in original track order one of Frank’s best known albums Apostrophe (‘). The current line-up of Dweezil Zappa, Scheila Gonzalez, Pete Griffin, Billy Hulting, Jamie Kine, Ben Thomas, Joe Travers, and Chris Norton has toured… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollConcertLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

  • Thursday, January 12, 2012
    das audio
    R Maxwell 01/12/12 04:24 PM,
    For three wild days and nights, music enthusiasts of every popular genre in Medellin, Columbia recently had the opportunity to enjoy live performances of their favorite artists at the 8th Annual Altavoz International Music Festival, more commonly known as Festival Altavoz. Key acts at this year’s festival included Mexico’s alternative rock band Plastilina Mosh and Latin Grammy Award-winning rockers Molotov, the English punk band The Adicts, as well as Argentina’s Bajo Fondo Tango Club. Held at Estadio Cincuentenario, a large… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundFeaturePollConcertLine ArrayMonitoringSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

  • amplifiers
    PSW Staff 01/12/12 06:56 AM, 2 Comments
    Pascal A/S, a manufacturer of high-power OEM amplifier modules, has launched the new, ultra-compact S-PRO2 amplifier module, designed to power a wide range of loudspeakers, line arrays and subwoofers. The new S-PRO2 is a complete power pack offering 2 x 500 watts (RMS) at 4 ohms, and 1,000 watts in bridge mode. The integrated universal power supply including power factor correction (PFC). It measures only 2 x 3.1 x 8.5 inches (5.1 x 8.0 x 21.5 cm). It incorporates proprietary… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsPollProductAmplifierLoudspeakerMonitoringPowerProcessorSubwoofer

  • Tuesday, January 10, 2012
    road test
    Craig Leerman 01/10/12 08:17 AM,
    The Danley Sound Labs SM-60F is a passive, full-range loudspeaker that utilizes Tom Danley’s Synergy Horn concept, where multiple drivers covering different frequency ranges all play into a single horn. It’s loaded with 2 x 8-inch woofers and a 1 x 5-inch mid/high coaxial driver. Dispersion is 60 x 60 degrees. The Danley TH-Mini is a compact subwoofer that uses a single 12-inch driver in a tapped horn configuration. At only 24 x 15 x 22 .5 inches and 76… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundFeatureNewsBlogRoad TestPollProductLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

  • Monday, January 09, 2012
    loudspeakers
    PSW Staff 01/09/12 12:29 PM, 0 Comments
    On Point Audio has introduced the new line of ACTIVE Series loudpeakers featuring Powersoft amplifiers and digital signal processing. They will be on display at the NAMM 2012 in booth 6894. Powersoft amplifiers combine state-of-the-art design and rock-solid construction quality that match perfectly with On Point Audio’s top-grade transducers, with a 50 V/ μsec slew rate fostering unconstructed transients. The OPA 10 ACTIVE is a 10-inch, two-way loudspeaker with 1,000 watts of DSP controlled Powersoft power, with a 90-degree x… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsPollProductAmplifierLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

  • loudspeakers
    PSW Staff 01/09/12 10:46 AM,
    American Audio has introduced the flexible, compact SenSeries loudspeakers, with models including Sense 8, Sense 12 and Sense 15 joined by Sense 15B and Sense 18B subwoofers. The SenSeries’ HF cabinets offer an asymmetric design allows for both front-of-house and monitor usage, along with a proprietary rotatable horn design with a wide-dispersion range. Each full-range loudspeaker has a 40-degree monitor cut, making them equally at home on the stage floor. “Even the most popular clubs and venues have characteristics that… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsPollProductLoudspeakerSubwoofer

  • Sunday, January 08, 2012
    loudspeakers
    Craig Leerman 01/08/12 11:26 AM,
    When it comes to loudspeakers for professional audio applications, line arrays get the glory and much of the press, but traditional 2-way boxes are still the real workhorses of the business. They remain invaluable for a range of very good reasons, with versatility that translates to “great bang for the buck” topping the list. A quick check of manufacturer websites bear this out as well. Again, the latest line array might be the “next big thing” touted on the home… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundFeaturePollSlideshowLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

  • Friday, January 06, 2012
    loudspeakers
    PSW Staff 01/06/12 12:55 PM, 0 Comments
    D.A.S. Audio has announced the introduction of the new Action Series of loudspeakers, which will be on display at the upcoming NAMM 2012 Show at booth 7101. The new D.A.S. Action Series loudspeaker line includes six models, including a dedicated 12-inch floor monitor (the Action M12 and powered Action M12A) as well as the Action 12 and powered Action 12A.  These 2-way, compact models are comprised of a 12-inch LF transducer and a 1-inch HF driver. The Action 12A and… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsPollProductAVLoudspeakerSubwooferAudio

  • Thursday, January 05, 2012
    neumann
    PSW Staff 01/05/12 09:53 AM, 0 Comments
    Following the debut of the KH 120 two-way active nearfield monitor last fall, Neumann has announced the launch of the KH 810 and KH 870 active subwoofers. Both feature the company’s 7.1 High Definition Bass Management technology, which complements high-definition video with accurate sound reproduction. Bass Management is compatible with all formats, from mono to the latest 7.1 high definition systems such as Blu-ray. Eight electronically balanced analog XLR inputs ensure flexible interconnectivity. Four-mode LFE channel processing provides compatibility across… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollProductMonitoringStudioSubwoofer