Archive for February 10th, 2010
PRG provided lighting, audio, video and rigging for the Chrysler booth at the 2010 North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
At this yearâ€™s North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), one of the most prestigious automotive events in the world and one of the largest media events in North America, many companies turned to Production Resource Group (PRG) to meet their technology needs. At NAIAS, automobile manufacturers promote their latest models and concept cars with elaborate booth designs and press events. PRG provided multi-discipline systems (lighting, rigging, audio, video, LED), as well as project coordination and installation services, for clients including Hyundai, Subaru, Land Rover/Jaguar, Tesla and the newly redesigned Chrysler Corporationâ€™s booth, which showcased Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram, Fiat, Ferrari and Maserati. more
â€” New premium plug-in bundle aimed at music production professionals â€”
TEL AVIV, ISRAEL â€” Waves Audio, the worldâ€™s leader in digital signal processing solutions, introduces the Waves Horizon plug-in bundle, which gathers over 50 of Wavesâ€™ most popular and useful plug-ins. Waves Horizon serves as a significant step up for audio professionals specializing in music production, who require modeled vintage tools and high-end mastering processors as well as Waves essentials. Designed specifically with music production professionals in mind, Horizon includes all 30+ plug-ins from the Waves Platinum bundle, CLA Classic Compressors, JJP Analog Legends, Vocal Rider, L3-16 Multimaximizer, GTR3, UM225/226 and more. Horizon represents Wavesâ€™ ongoing commitment to providing users with the tools they need in versatile, comprehensive collections. It joins the ranks of Wavesâ€™ premium bundles, which include Gold, Platinum, Diamond and the all-inclusive Mercury. more
â€” New unit turns any VOX amPlug into a portable, miniature classic VOX stack â€”
MELVILLE, NY â€” VOX Amplification offers the new amPlug Cabinet, an attractive and portable tabletop mini-stack that is compatible with VOXâ€™s popular line of amPlug headphone guitar amplifiers. The amPlug series offers a convenient way for players to enjoy serious guitar/bass amp sound anywhere they wish, for private practice. By using the new amPlug Cabinet along with any amPlug headphone amplifier, players can now share their amPlug tone of choice with friends and family. more
â€” EL34 valve power matched to advanced digital preamp captures Marshall history â€”
MELVILLE, NY â€” Marshall Amplification offers the JMD:1 Series. Marking a new era for Marshall, the JMD:1 integrates an all-valve power amp, advanced digital preamp and studio-quality multi-effects to deliver an encyclopedia of classic Marshall tones. Embracing both the benefits of new technologies and the legacy of valve power, the JMD:1 is the ideal amp for the modern musician seeking an authentic tone. more
â€” All-in-one pocket-size studio offers infinite overdubbing â€”
MELVILLE, NY â€” Korg introduces the SOUND on SOUND (SOS) Unlimited Track Recorder, which enables musicians to capture and develop musical ideas as they happen, wherever they are. Battery-powered and completely self-contained, the SOS contains a high-quality stereo microphone and a built-in speaker for all-in-one recording and monitoring. more
OXNARD, California — L-ACOUSTICS is pleased to announce the formal appointment of Scott Sugden to the newly-created post of Head of US Touring Support. The announcement comes from L-ACOUSTICS Head of Touring Support Florent Bernard to whom he reports.
Over the past two years, Sugden had been contributing to L-ACOUSTICS US’ success as an independent contractor. Now officially a full-time staff member, Sugden will continue to be based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. more
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. â€“ February 9, 2010 â€“ Sennheiser, the premium audio manufacturer, announces that it will be hosting free seminars each day at Macworld 2010. The seminars, which cover audio for film, wireless audio and studio/live sound, are open to all attendees of Macworld and will be led by Robby Scharf, key accounts manager at Sennheiser’s U.S. headquarters. more
TABLE ROCK LAKE, Mo.âŽ¯Located just ten miles south of Branson, Missouri on Table Rock Lake and tucked into the wooded hillsides of the Ozark Mountains, Big Cedar Lodge (a Bass Pro Shop property) has become a popular meeting/vacation paradise – complete with Jack Nicklaus signature golf course and Dogwood Canyon Nature Park. It is also home to the new Grandview Conference Center. Big Cedar Lodge recently hired A-1 Audio (Hollister, Mo.) to install a sound system in the 1,000-seat Grand Ballroom (the space can be separated into four individual meeting rooms). Five Yamaha IMX644 digital rackmount mixers were installed to accommodate the Lodgeâ€™s requirements. more
Music and audio innovator Hartley Peavey participated in “Mississippi Night at The GRAMMY Museum,” a preamble to the 52nd GRAMMY Awards held January 28 in Los Angeles to celebrate the state’s vast contributions to popular music.
Peavey, founder and CEO of Peavey Electronics Corporation, discussed career opportunities in music with Los Angeles-area high school students before delivering an inspiring address during the evening program, which featured performances from some of the state’s brightest musical lightsâ€”a reflection of the great diversity of Mississippi music. more
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