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SFL Uses Kudo/Kiva System for London Church Renovation

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• December 15, 2009
LONDON - SFL Group has installed an L-Acoustics line source system into Dominion Church, based in a renovated 1930s Art Deco cinema in Wood Green, North London, using large-format Kudo and compact Kiva cabinets.
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DiGiCo Consoles Travel with A-Ha

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• December 15, 2009
Sherif El Barbari, FOHE for A-Ha
OSLO - Promoting Foot Of The Mountain - their first album in four years - the Norwegian pop band A-Ha has spent the autumn touring venues throughout Europe and Japan with a DiGiCo SD7 at FOH and an SD8 on monitors.
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Adlib Supports U.K. Tour for The Specials

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• December 15, 2009
LONDON - Adlib Audio is supplying English 2-tone/ska band The Specials with sound equipment and the crew. Tour manager Mike Darling chose Adlib, based on previous assignments with Ibiza Rocks and other projects. Adlib crew members included James Neale and Richy Nicholson.
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Audio System Upgraded for Obama’s Nobel Speech

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• December 15, 2009
OSLO - In preparation for President Obama's Nobel Peace Prize acceptance speech and related music events, the sound system at Oslo City Hall was upgraded with Allen & Heath digital mixing and audio distribution systems and a low-profile Renkus-Heinz Iconyx IC32 Digitally Steerable Array system.
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New U.K. Production Line Producing Studer Vista Consoles

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• December 14, 2009
Soundcraft Studer president Andy Trott and crew
POTTERS BAR, U.K. - Soundcraft Studer recently produced and tested the first Studer Vista large-format consoles on its new U.K. production line, which has taken on manufacturing for Vista, OnAir 3000 and Router production formerly done in the Studer Regensdorf facility near Zurich in Switzerland.
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Midas PRO6 Monitors the Noisettes

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• December 14, 2009
LONDON — Monitor engineer Nahuel Gutierrez has been using a Midas PRO6 live audio system for the Noisettes’ U.K. tour.  Having previously spent 15 months with its big brother the XL8 on the final Oasis world tour, Gutierrez found the transition to the PRO6 an easy one. Read More...

Gianluca Grignani Tour Uses DiGiCo SD Consoles

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• December 14, 2009
BRESCIA, Italy — To mix the sound on Italian singer/songwriter Gianluca Grignani’s latest tour, rental firm Idea Musica Service (Latina, Italy) fielded a DiGiCo system conceived by AudioProgetti (Cavenago Brianza, Italy, near Milan). Read More...

Meyer Sound M’elodie at Adelaide Convention Centre

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• December 11, 2009
ADELAIDE, Australia — The Adelaide Convention Centre has recently added a Meyer Sound M’elodie line array loudspeaker system. Read More...

Snow Patrol Tours with Dual Midas XL8 System

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• December 11, 2009

Tristan Farrow, left, and Suneil Pusari with the Midas PRO6
LONDON — The 15-date Snow Patrol Reworked tour of the U.K. and Ireland recreated songs from the band’s 15-year career with a dual Midas XL8 system at front of house and monitors, provided by Britannia Row. As the shows featured six band members, 10 musicians and special guests, all 96 channels of each desk were full to capacity.

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Behringer Buys Midas

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• December 9, 2009
KIDDERMINSTER, UK — The Music Group signed a deal to acquire the Midas and Klark Teknik brands from Bosch Communications Systems. The Music Group owns the Behringer brand as well as a number of other associated companies and is managed by Uli Behringer and Michael Deeb.
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Buddha Bar Equipped with Alcons Gear

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• December 8, 2009
BEIRUT, Lebanon — Buddha Bar, a global chain with venues from Kiev to Monaco, Sao Paulo and Casablanca, is known for playing a wide variety of music. Elie and Maya Louaizi, owners of SPL-Sound Pressure Level (SPL), chose Alcons for the new venue in Lebanon’s capital. Read More...

Martin Audio Used For Australian WW1 Expo

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• December 8, 2009
CANBERRA, Australia — The Australian War Memorial (AWM) recently embarked on a major exhibit, recording and reproducing the exploits of Australian pilots in the skies over the Western Front in France and in the Middle East.
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