Archive for June 10th, 2010
With the Soundcraft Vi Series now firmly established as a firm favourite digital desk on both the touring, broadcast and installed sound scenes, Soundcraft have taken this amazing platform to another, more affordable level with the release of the new Vi1 console. more
LexiconÂ®, a Harman International Company (NYSE-HAR), today introduced the PCM92 Stereo Reverb/Effects Processor. For over 35 years Lexicon has been considered the golden standard of digital reverb and effects processing. The PCM92 utilizes the latest DSP technology and the finest collection of classic Lexicon algorithms to offer the ultimate processor for live and studio applications. Delivering 28 mono and stereo reverbs, delays, and modulation effects, flexible routing configurations, and a comprehensive library of over 700 factory presets, the PCM92 represents the most advanced audio processor in its class. more
At InfoComm 2010, JBL Professional is introducing its new Commercial Series ceiling speakers, providing excellent performance for paging and background music applications, such as retail stores, restaurants, schools and other environments. These affordable ceiling speakers are designed to meet the requirements of UL1480 and UL2043 for use in plenum ceiling spaces. more
HiQnetâ„¢-enabled Crown Audio CTs Series amplifiers with USP4AVB cards, dbx SC 32 Digital Matrix Processor, BSS Audio / NETGEARÂ® AVB bridges, and HiQnet System Architectâ„¢ were employed by On Stage Audio to create a topography for the future of A/V at the Compuware national sales meeting.
NORTHRIDGE, California â€” In a highly advanced, yet-remarkably simple audio system design that points to the future of professional-grade integration, On Stage Audio (OSA) this month deployed the worldâ€™s first real-world test of the IEEE 802.1 AVB Bridging protocol. OSAâ€™s team, led by Jim Risgin, Vice President, configured and controlled a Crown Audio, dbx, and BSS Audio A/V system using Harman HiQnet for the Compuware national sales meeting in Detroit, Michigan and ran audio using Ethernet AVB standards. more
In an introduction that redefines the category of affordable and high-quality power amplifiers, Crown today announced the next generation line of XLS Series amplifiers, The new line â€“ consisting of four models and offering an unprecedented level of performance and configuration flexibility will usher in a new era of power amplification at the entry level. more
BSS AudioÂ®, a Harman International Company (NYSE-HAR), today added the Soundwebâ„¢ London Telephone Hybrid Card to its conferencing portfolio. The new Soundweb London Telephone Hybrid Card complements the highly-regarded Soundweb London AEC Input Card and the two cards represent a highly-integrated, premium solution for conferencing applications. more
Designing sound systems for courtroom applications presents a host of challenges: acoustical, electrical and application-specific requirements make courtroom systems the most mission critical audio installations in the marketplace. After four subpar audio installations at the Payne County Courthouse in Oklahoma, Judge Worthington and the courthouse administration approached Aspen Custom Electronics with a special request to upgrade the courthouse audio system for good. Using an arsenal of AKG equipment which includes the WMS450 Wireless body pack, a DMM 4/2/2 Audio Mixer and two GN30 Goosenecks, Aspen Custom Electronics was able to do what four companies before it could not: install a clear and powerful audio system that exceeds everyoneâ€™s expectations. more
AKG is presenting the next addition to its long line of automatic microphone mixers with the DMM 4/2/4 at InfoComm in June. Designed as a studio version of the DMM 4/2/2, the DMM 4/2/4 is designed with a unique and highly effective mixing algorithm that gives it the flexibility to handle nearly any mixing application, from boardrooms to broadcast studios and even houses of worship. more
Pictured L-R: Klas Dalbjorn, Product Research Manager, Lab.gruppen & Lake; Michael Munch, VP of Strategic Product Management, Lab.gruppen; Jeffrey Cox â€“ VP, Loud Technologies Pro Audio Group; Claudio Lastrucci – Managing Director, Powersoft; and Thomas Mittelmann – Business Development Manager, Powersoft, at the 2010 InfoComm show.
InfoComm, Las Vegas, NV, June 9, 2010 â€“ EAW, a world leader in audio system solutions, today announced strategic partnerships with Lake, Lab.gruppen, and Powersoft whereby all manufacturers will integrate proprietary EAW DSP algorithms into a subset of their respective product lines. Additionally, in Q3, 2010, Lake, Lab.gruppen, and Powersoft will announce separate agreements expanding the partnership to enable EAW to sell a selection of their respective product lines as components in EAW system sales. more
â€” The first show for Music Mix Mobileâ€™s M3 remote truck was the last show for New Yorkâ€™s legendary Shea Stadium, and Waves plugins ensured great sound from stage to studio to screen â€”
TEL AVIV, ISRAEL, June 10, 2010 â€” When Billy Joel sang the swan song for legendary Shea Stadium over the course of two nights in Queens, New York, in July 2008, everyone knew it was going to be more than just another concert. Joel was joined on stage by artists including Steven Tyler, Garth Brooks, Tony Bennett, Roger Daltrey and, for the finale, Paul McCartney, who recalled the Beatles historic 1965 concert at Shea when he told Joel, â€œCame here a long time ago. We had a blast that night and we’re having another one tonight.â€? more
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