Archive for June, 2010
Duality Experience Is the Last Word for Senior Class Study
BOSTON, MA â€“ Berklee College of Music recently installed a 48-channel Solid State Logic Duality SE console in its advanced study mix room. Duality provides Berklee with the ideal bridge between traditional analogue signal flow, and the control of a DAW, giving senior class students a state-of-the-art real world experience before graduation. Dualityâ€™s superior sound quality and routing flexibility made it the console of choice for this program. more
Donald Fagen in Studio A. The team includes L-R: Asst Engineer Adam Tilzer, Donald, Elliot and bassist Michael Leonhart.
We’ve been super busy this summer – with some incredible names in the studio! Here’s a peek at who we’ve seen come through:
Steely Dan’s Donald Fagen worked on overdubs in Studio A with producer/engineer Elliot Scheiner. more
Donetsk, Ukraine â€“ June 2010â€¦ Newly opened in the latter half of 2009, Donbass Arena is the first stadium in Eastern Europe designed and built to meet UEFA (Union of European Football Associations) regulations for elite stadiums. On Sunday, May 30th, Donbass Arena played host to its first mega-concert: The Hits of the 80s. From Franceâ€™s salsa-funk band The Gypsy Kings and the British R&B/dance band London Beat to Greek-Egyptian singer Demis Roussos and the Spanish vocal duo Baccara, there was something for everyone. With approximately 40,000 attendees at the concert, this was the place to be as music filled the airâ€”thanks to the power and efficiency of a massive sound reinforcement system from D.A.S. Audio. more
Nashville, TN, June 29, 2010 — 615 Music is the Winner of a 2010 Daytime Emmy Award in the â€œOutstanding Original Songâ€? category. Company President Randy Wachtler and songwriter Greg Barnhill (in photo: Barnhill at left, Wachtler at right) were on hand in Los Angeles on Friday, June 25th to receive the honor in person, during the 37th Annual Daytime Creative Arts & Entertainment Emmy Awards event. more
Company Invites the Public to Join the Celebration Online
CALABASAS, CA – DTS, Inc. (NASDAQ: DTSI), a digital technology company dedicated to delivering the ultimate entertainment experience, is once again celebrating “DTS 7.1 Day.” The holiday, first declared by the state of California on July 1, 2009, honors the company’s cutting-edge 7.1 surround sound audio technology, as well as its longstanding economic and entertainment contributions to California and the arts. more
SANREMO, ITALY, JUNE 29, 2010 â€” Aviom helped with the performances at Italyâ€™s 60th annual Sanremo Music Festival by supplying more than 25 A-16II Personal Mixers, via Sisme Spa, to the showâ€™s entire orchestra. Each year, the popular Italian song contest hosts musicians from all over Italy, who perform original Italian language pieces. The program is televised, and the artists are ultimately judged by viewers watching at home. Described best as a battle of the bands combined with any popular televised music contest, the Sanremo Music Festival is held annually at Teatro Ariston in the city of Sanremo, and has been broadcast live on RAI Uno since 1955. This yearâ€™s 60th anniversary festival was viewed by over 10 million people each night. more
iZotopeâ€™s Technology for Pitch Detection and Pitch Shifting Will Debut in Latest Version of Rock Band
CAMBRIDGE, MA â€“ Since 2007, Harmonixâ€™s Rock Bandâ„¢ has enabled players to live out their fantasy as a rock vocalist. Now, thanks to a technology licensing agreement with iZotope, Inc., a research-driven audio signal processing company, gamers who play upcoming Rock Bandâ„¢3 this holiday will be able to take their vocal performance to new heights. more
Johannesburg, South Africa â€“ June 29, 2010â€¦ During the football tournament in South Africa, German broadcaster SÃ¼dwestrundfunk (SWR) is acting in the name of ARD, the nationwide German radio and TV network, as customer of the World Cupâ€™s host broadcaster, Swiss Host Broadcast Services (HBS). This means SWR is responsible for all organizational, technical and logistical matters for ARD. In turn, HBS is responsible for the entire technical infrastructure used for the production of international video and audio feeds of the world championship. ARDâ€™s TV and radio audio feeds are both produced using Lawo consoles and routers. more
â€” In their 11th year as a sponsor, Audio-Technica supplies 20 of its acclaimed microphone and headphone products as part of the competitionâ€™s prize packages â€”
STOW, OH, June 21, 2010 â€” Audio-Technica, a leading innovator in transducer technology for over 45 years, is proud to be a sponsor for the 15th Annual USA Songwriting Competition. This is the 11th year of Audio-Technicaâ€™s involvement in the contest.
As part of the competitionâ€™s prize packages, Audio-Technica has provided four AT4040 Cardioid Condenser Microphones, two ATM450 Cardioid Condenser Instrument Microphones, ten ATH-M40fs Precision Studio Headphones, two AT2041SP Studio Microphone Packs and two ATM610 Hypercardioid Dynamic Handheld Microphones. The entry period recently ended May 28, 2010, and winners will be announced November 15, 2010. more
â€” As part of its ongoing Systems and Product Installation Initiative, GC Pro will now make available to customers Sennheiserâ€™s critically acclaimed 3000 and 5000 Series professional wireless systems â€”
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA, June 21, 2010 â€” GC Pro, the outside sales division of Guitar Center, is pleased to announce it has been appointed as a dealer for the complete range of Sennheiserâ€™s flagship 3000 and 5000 Series Wireless Systems. The announcement was made by Rick Plushner, GC Pro Director, and further underscores the companyâ€™s ongoing growth and the expansion of its Systems and Products Installation Initiative. With the addition of Sennheiserâ€™s 3000 and 5000 Series Wireless, GC Pro can now provide customers a high-end wireless solution for live sound venues and fixed installations like houses of worship, theaters and clubs. more
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