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Elite Multimedia Productions at a CMT Block Party with Living Color Events

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• August 21, 2018
NASHVILLE – Elite Multimedia Productions and Living Color Events partnered to provide two festival production designs for the CMT Bar-S Block Party in conjuction with the 2018 CMT Music Awards. More details from Elite Multimedia (www.elitemultimedia.com): Highlighted as the ultimate downtown block party, the CMT Bar-S Block Party helped kick-off the festivities for the 2018 […] Read More...
A scene from 'Jagged Little Pill' Jagged Little Pill (Photos by Evgenia Eliseeva)

Shure Powers “Jagged Little Pill” Musical

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• August 21, 2018
CAMBRIDGE, MA – A Shure Axient Digital wireless mic system and ADX series transmitters have been selected by The American Repertory Theater at Harvard University (A.R.T. and sound designer Jonathan Deans for the premiere of the rock musical Jagged Little Pill. More details from Shure (www.shure.com): The American Repertory Theater at Harvard University (A.R.T.) and renowned […] Read More...
Allen and Heath's SQ-5 at FOH during the 2018 Opera NEO Summer Opera Festival.

Opera NEO Summer Festival Upgrades with Allen & Heath SQ

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• August 20, 2018
SAN DIEGO – An Allen & Heath SQ-5 digital mixer was supplied by Coral Company sound design and audio production service for the 2018 Opera NEO Summer Opera Festival More details from Allen & Heath (www.allen-heath.com): Founded in 2012, Opera NEO hosts 30-35 aspiring young performers each summer, providing intensive operatic training, mentorship, and invaluable […] Read More...
The City Council Chamber in Tallmadge Township, Michigan, featuring an ATUC-50 discussion system from Audio-Technica, installed by KVO Communications.

Audio-Technica ATUC-50 Digital Discussion System Chosen for Michigan City Council Chamber

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• August 20, 2018
TALLMADGE TOWNSHIP, MI – An Audio-Technica ATUC-50 discussion system was recently installed inside Tallmadge Township’s Townshp Hall. More details from Audio-Technica (www.audio-technica.com): Tallmadge Township, a suburb on the west side of Grand Rapids, Michigan, needed a new conference system for its Township Hall (the old one consisted of a single microphone and a cassette recorder). […] Read More...
RCF's HDL-50 System supplied by Wizzard Sound at an Alice in Chains show.

Wizzard Sound Adds RCF HDL50-A System to Inventory

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• August 20, 2018
NEW YORK – Wizzard Sound has added RCF’s HDL 50 system to its inventory. More details from RCF (www.rcf.it): “At Wizzard, we’ve used various systems over the years, eventually arriving at what we believe to be the best setup available for audio precision,” notes the East Syracuse, New York production company owner Jon Arrigo. With […] Read More...
To fill out the open-air venue at the rooftop above the Pool at Harrah’s, dBTechnologies and the Senate DJs used two IG3Ts and two Sub 18H units per side, utilizing Ingenia’s infrared technology to automatically recognize the second IG3T box and ensure the best coverage and acoustic coherence.

ddBTechnologies Powers DJ Expo Rooftop Red Party

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• August 20, 2018
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ – Senate DJs and dBTechnologies supplied Ingenia and Opera series speakers for a Red Party at Harrah’s Atlantic City during the 2018 DJ Expo. More details from dBTechnologies (www.dbtechnologies.com): dBTechnologies brought the party to the 2018 edition of DJ Expo, in partnership with the Senate DJs. In both Booth #301 in Harrah’s […] Read More...

Severe Weather Forces Concert Cancellations, Evacuations; 14 Injured in Oklahoma

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• August 20, 2018
THACKERVILLE, OK and WATKINS GLEN, NY – Severe weather forced the cancellation and postponement of recent outdoor concerts including the Backstreet Boys’ Aug. 18 show at the WinStar Casino in Oklahoma, where 14 showgoers were injured by a wind-blown entrance truss, and the Aug. 17-19 Phish Curveball Festival in Watkins Glen, NY, where flooding from heavy rain compromised the safety of the drinking water. Read More...
“Converting a poolside area into a top-tier concert venue for 7,000 people is no small affair,” explained Larry Hall, H.A.S. founder, and President. “It’s mostly about getting the perfect balance of output, fidelity, and coverage while simplifying the load-in to show-time process as much as possible.”

H.A.S. Productions Deploys VUE Line Arrays for TLC at Red Rock Casino in Las Vegas

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• August 17, 2018
LAS VEGAS – H.A.S. Productions provided VUE Audiotechnik al-Class line arrays and hs-Class subs for TLC’s performance at the Red Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. The group, which first grew to prominence in the 1990s, still packs the crowds in, drawing more than 7,000 fans, the poolside venue’s biggest show to date. The main PA consisted of left and right CST hybrid clusters each consisting of eight VUE al-12 large-format elements, with four medium-format al-8 elements for down fill. Read More...
Group shot from left: Sara Leginsky, Ari Bolles, DEXTER, Heather Malyuk and Bob Schulein (© 2018 Jack Kontney, Kontney Communications.

ImmersAV Technology Puts Audience Members Front & Center at AES Conference

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• August 17, 2018
CHICAGO, IL – ImmersAV Technology demonstrated a new entertainment featuring its binaural mannequin at the Audio Engineering Society’s (AES) third annual International Conference on Music-Induced Hearing Disorders at Columbia College Chicago. More details from ImmersAV Technology (www.immersav.com): This summer, the Audio Engineering Society held its third International Conference on Music Induced Hearing Disorders at Columbia […] Read More...
The Howard Hughes Corporation worked with SIA Acoustics who specified an EAW Adaptive System, installed by Anderson Audio and TMG Systems, to deliver pristine audio quality while keeping the sound contained to the rooftop listening area.

New York City Rooftop Concert Venue Opens with EAW Adaptive System

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• August 17, 2018
NEW YORK - SIA Acoustics, Anderson Audio and TMG Systems designed and installed a new sound system for Pier 17, which packs outdoor crowds atop of a 1.5-acre rooftop concert space near New York's South Street Seaport. To meet the sound requirements for both concert-goers and the venue's urban neighbors, SIA steered their client for the project, the Howard Hughes Corporation (HHC), toward an EAW Adaptive sound system. Read More...

Theatrical Sound Design for ‘Fame’ in Montreal Includes Yamaha Rivage PM7 Console at FOH

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• August 16, 2018
MONTREAL – The Saint Denis Theatre recently used a Yamaha Rivage PM7 Digital Audio Console supplied by Solotech for its production of Fame, a Broadway-inspired musical. FOH engineer Maxime Lambert (pictured left) used the console, working along with the show’s sound designer, Colin Gagne (at right). They are joined here by wireless tech Serge Rodrigue (center). Read More...
DPA Microphones d:dicate™ 4007 Withstands Sound Pressure Levels in Excess of 160 dB to Bring Realistic Racetrack Experience to Television Broadcasts

National Hot Rod Association Selects DPA Microphones

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• August 16, 2018
GLENDORA, CA – To meet the microphone needs of the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA), technology executive Mike Rokosa selected DPA Microphone’s d:dicate™ 4007 Omnidirectional Microphone. More details from DPA Microphones (www.dpamicrophones.com): When the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA), was looking to attract more fans and recreate the ear-splitting, earth-shaking racetrack experience for its television viewers, […] Read More...

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