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Caparezza Performing at Villafranca di Verona with dBTechnologies VIO L212 Line Arrays

Italian Rap Artist Caparezza Tours with dBTechnologies

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• July 24, 2018
PALERMO, Italy – dBTechnologies’ VIO L212 active line array system and VIO S328 active subwoofers make up the main PA for Italian rap artist Caparezza’s Italian festival tour. More details from dBTechnologies (www.dbtechnologies.com): A dBTechnologies VIO L212 active line array system, complemented by VIO S218 active subwoofers, is the main PA for Italian artist Caparezza’s […] Read More...
The PA system followed last year’s template: “We again set-up the side-by-side rig which has been the trademark of Rock in Rio,” Racy said. “This year we not only made MLA available for the second delay line, but the ground-stacked subs were set up as end-fired arrays.

Martin Audio MLA Delivers at Lisbon’s Rock in Rio

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• July 24, 2018
LISBON – A Martin Audio MLA system was deployed on the main stages at the 2018 Rock in Rio Lisbon music festival. More details from Martin Audio (www.martin-audio.com): The evolution of Martin Audio MLA as first choice PA for some of the most famous festivals around the globe continues. Having established itself as first choice […] Read More...
Boasting a 1,450-seat proscenium arch theatre with one of the largest stages in the UK, a conference and events centre, an arena, and an atrium hall as well as bars and restaurants, Venue Cymru is a versatile space capable of receiving virtually any touring production, plus exhibitions, events and conferences.

Venue Cymru Completes Major System Upgrade With EM Acoustics

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• July 24, 2018
LLANDUDNO, U.K.– Venue Cymru entertainment venue recently completed a sound system upgrade with the installation of an EM Acoustics HALO-C compact line array system supplied by Pro Audio Systems. More details from EM Acoustics (www.emacoustics.co.uk): Venue Cymru, the region’s leading entertainment venue in Llandudno, North Wales, recently upgraded their sound reinforcement system with an EM Acoustics […] Read More...

Luna Beach Cinema’s Outdoor Movies and Sports Backed by Nexo/Yamaha Sound Setup

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• July 23, 2018
BRIGHTON, U.K. - For six weeks this summer, The Luna Cinema brought FIFA soccer and Wimbledon tennis matches along with movies to a 4,000-capacity open-air theater at Brighton Beach in the U.K., just yards from the sea. ProLights' giant OmegaPIX LED video screen was paired with a Nexo system from Orbital Sound that included 12 GEO M10 line array modules, 8 MSUB15 subs and three Nexo NXAMP4x2 amps driven by 8-way Yamaha R Series I/O racks and a Yamaha QL1 digital mixer. Read More...
The installation comprised 24 x TiRAY (12 per side) complemented by 6 x SCV-F subwoofers and 5 x HOPS5 as frontfill.

German Theater Upgrades with CODA Audio TiRAY

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• July 18, 2018
BREMEN, Germany – Theater am Goetheplatz, also known as Bremen Theatre, recently installed a TiRAY line array speaker system. More details from CODA Audio (www.codaaudio.com): The Neoclassical style Theater am Goetheplatz is the main theatre in the North German city of Bremen. Commonly known as The Bremen Theatre and dating back to 1913, this listed […] Read More...
FOH Engineer Philip J. Harvey Uses Waves Plugins and Waves Nx for Lorde’s Melodrama World Tour

FOH Engineer Philip J. Harvey Uses Waves for Lorde World Tour

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• July 17, 2018
BYRON BAY, Australia - FOH engineer Philip J Harvey has been making use of Waves Audio plugins for Lorde's ongoing Melodrama world tour, including the Waves Nx Virtual Mix Room. Harvey also uses an SSL L500 Plus console and L-Acoustics' L-ISA system to support Lorde's shows. Harvey noted that this artist's "very full and powerful voice" is heard via a DPA d:facto 4018LV handheld microphone, and that the plug-ins help with "attenuating the low-mid range, which can get pretty thick in the mix sometimes." Read More...
To create maximum impact at Hyde Park, Capital were asked to provide an additional 12 hangs of MLA/MLA Compact on towers positioned through the concourse for one night only.

Martin Audio Surrounds Roger Waters in Hyde Park

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• July 17, 2018
LONDON - Capital Sound provided a Martin Audio MLA/MLA Compact loudspeaker system for the sixth annual AEG Live's Barclaycard Presents British Summer Time (BST) 10-day festival. Capital rigged the main stage and outfield identically to 12 months ago, with one major exception. Roger Waters brought his Us + Them show to the event, and Capital provided an additional 12 hangs of MLA/MLA Compact on towers positioned through the concourse for one night only. With 318 enclosures in total, this was the largest deployment of MLA at a festival anywhere in the world. Read More...
HALO-A demo

EM Acoustics Rocks London’s LH2 with HALO-Arena

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• July 16, 2018
LONDON – EM-Acoustics recently deployed its HALO-A, compact HALO-C line array, and EMS Series models for two days of intensive demos at LH2 rehearsal/production studios. More details from EM Acoustics (www.emacoustics.co.uk): EM Acoustics recently put their brand-new HALO-A large format line array system through its paces during two days of intensive demos at London’s LH2 […] Read More...
. In order to enable both staff and students to achieve professional sound anytime, anywhere. Backwell School decided that after a short trial the JBL EON ONE PRO was the right choice.

HARMAN Professional Solutions Amplifies Backwell School’s Education and Performances

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• July 12, 2018
BRISTOL, U.K. – Blackwell School secondary academy recently acquired a JBL by HARMAN EON ONE PRO battery-powered portable linear array PA to meet the needs of its numerous school performances and functions. More details from HARMAN (www.harman.com): Backwell School recently acquired the JBL by HARMAN EON ONE PRO battery-powered portable linear-array PA to increase student […] Read More...
mc2 (c) Pala de Andre

Lawo and d&b Lead Italy’s Ravenna Festival into Immersive Realm

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• July 12, 2018
RAVENNA, Italy – BH Audio supplied Lawo’s IP audio capable mc²36 console for FOH mixing and d&b audiotechnik’s Soundscape immersive live audio technology for the annual Ravenna Festival More details from Lawo (www.lawo.com): Playing during June and July, the annual Ravenna Festival is currently taking place in the city of Ravenna in Italy, making great advances […] Read More...
Construction on the new QSC EMEA headquarters is scheduled for completion in December 2019

QSC Breaks Ground on New EMEA Headquarters & Experience Center

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• July 11, 2018
SINSHEIM, Germany – QSC recently unveiled plans for a new EMEA headquarters situated near its current location. More details from QSC (www.qsc.com): QSC is excited to announce plans for a new EMEA headquarters in Sinsheim, Germany. Located near its current location, this new office is in close proximity to hundreds of enterprise customers in metropolitan […] Read More...
The festival comprised six areas, each featuring a Funktion-One system, supported by XTA and MC2 to achieve the best quality audio in the low-pressure mountain air.

Meadows in the Mountains hits new high with Funktion-One

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• July 11, 2018
POLKOVNIK SERAFIMOVO, Bulgaria -A Funktion-One sound system supplied by UK-based Audio Feed was installed for the Meadows in the Mountains (MITM) music festival. More details from Funktion-One (www.funktion-one.com): Nestled high in the Rhodope Mountains that line Bulgaria’s border with Greece, Meadows in the Mountains (MITM) is an annual festival that provides an experience both musically […] Read More...

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