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With nine total outlets, including three that are widely spaced for bulky plugs and one on the front for convenience, isolated banks that minimize inter-component noise contamination, a large, easy-to-see voltmeter and ammeter, a front USB outlet for a USB lamp, and LED indicators that warn when incoming voltage is outside the target range, the Furman P-1800 AR delivers the clean, reliable, protected power required for live performances

Furman P-1800 Voltage Regulator Integral to John 5’s Equipment Inventory

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• June 12, 2018
PETALUMA, CA – Metal guitarist John 5 selected Furman’s P-1800 AR Prestige Voltage Regular as a main staple in his in personal inventory of equipment for  consistency across the variety of stages he plays. More details from Furman (www.furman.com): Over a 30-year career of playing with world-famous acts that include David Lee Roth, Rob Zombie and […] Read More...

Industry Leaders Launch AVB-based Milan Network Protocol for Pro AV Interoperability

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• June 12, 2018
LAS VEGAS - At InfoComm 2018, major pro AV manufacturers and industry leaders, working together as part of the AVNU Alliance, announced Milan, a new standards-based protocol supporting interoperability that builds on IEEE Audio Video Bridging (AVB) open standards. Milan is designed to serve as a user-driven protocol for pro media, with the promise that all Milan devices will work together for user convenience, reliability and functionality. Read More...

Audio-Technica Upgrades Entire Line of Network Microphones and Devices, Offering New AES67 Compatibility

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• June 11, 2018
LAS VEGAS — Audio-Technica has upgraded its entire line of Network Microphones and Devices, offering new AES67-compatible ‘a’-designated versions of all its previous models. These updated models, including the ATND971a boundary microphone, ATND8677a microphone desk stand, ATND8734a power module, ATND931a gooseneck microphone and ATND933a hanging ceiling-mount microphone, will be available in August 2018. More details […] Read More...

Sennheiser Announces Integration of Digital 6000 In Yamaha Consoles

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• June 11, 2018
LAS VEGAS – At InfoComm 2018, Yamaha and Sennheiser announced that the Sennheiser Digital 6000 microphone systems can be seamlessly integrated into Yamaha CL and QL series consoles with the upcoming Sennheiser and Yamaha firmware updates. More details from Sennheiser (www.sennheiser.com): These updates mean that Sennheiser’s EM 6000 and EM 6000 Dante wireless receivers can […] Read More...
Tina Fey’s Mean Girls earned a dozen nominations for this year’s Tony Awards (photo credit: Joan Marcus)

L-Acoustics Brings Nice Sound to “Mean Girls”

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• June 11, 2018
NEW YORK - For the Broadway adaptation of Tina Fey's 2004 film, Mean Girls, sound designer Brian Ronan and his associate, Cody Spencer crafted a sound system within the challenging environs of the August Wilson Theatre that centered on L-Acoustics' Kiva II, Kara, and dV-DOSC components. The production earned 12 Tony Award nominations, including a nomination for Best Sound Design for a Musical. Masque Sound supplied the gear. Read More...
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CODA Audio USA Welcomes New Partners at InfoComm 2018

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• June 11, 2018
LAS VEGAS - CODA Audio USA, a subsidiary of CODA Audio GmbH, held its inaugural U.S. rep meeting on June 5 during InfoComm 2018 and announced its latest alliances. Mac West, headed by Steve McNeil, will look after Southern California, Nevada, Arizona and Hawaii, while Cowser Marketing, led by Jim Cowser, will be responsible for Oklahoma, Texas, Louisiana and Southern Arkansas. Jeff Taylor, the company's recently-appointed sales director, will also be working with Donn Nelson, president at Pro Media REP, and Quest Marketing, led by John Saviano, to expand the audio brand's reach into the Midwest and Southeast U.S. market. Read More...
Audio quality, an increasing I/O capacity with a networked infrastructure, the need to manage routing for multiple campuses, recording facilities and multiple language broadcasts were key considerations in the decision to upgrade.

McLean Bible Church Goes IP with Lawo Mixing and Routing Systems

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• June 11, 2018
VIENNA, VA - McLean Bible Church (MBC) recently purchased and installed Lawo mc² audio consoles and a Nova central routing system to upgrade their Tysons Campus facility in greater Washington, DC. On any given weekend, MBC regularly hosts a full band, singers, worship leaders, an orchestra, choir and various audio playback elements and broadcast feeds to other campuses around DC. Audio quality, an increasing I/O capacity with a networked infrastructure, the need to manage routing for multiple campuses, recording facilities and multiple language broadcasts were key considerations in the decision to upgrade. Read More...

Sound Designers Honored with Tony Awards Again at 72nd Ceremony

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• June 11, 2018
NEW YORK - The 72nd annual Tony Awards, honoring Broadway musicals and plays staged during the 2017-2018 season, was held June 10 at Radio City Music Hall, hosted by Josh Groban and Sara Bareilles and broadcast live on CBS. Top award winners included The Band’s Visit (10), Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (6) and Angels in America (3). The 2018 event restored Sound Design as a Tony Award category for musicals and plays, honoring Kai Harada and Gareth Fry, respectively, for their contributions to The Band's Visit and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two. Read More...
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VUE Unveils Expanded e-Class at InfoComm

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• June 8, 2018
LAS VEGAS – VUE Auditechnik introduced two new additions two its e-Class range of architectural speakers: the  e-351 Nano Coaxial Cube and the VUEDrive V242 Systems Engine. More details from VUE Audiotechnik (www.vueaudio.com): VUE Audiotechnik is using booth C418 at this week’s InfoComm show to unveil two additions to its e-Class range of high-definition, ultra-compact […] Read More...
Sennheiser announced that its new TeamConnect Ceiling 2 ceiling microphone will be fully compatible with Crestron’s control platform.

Sennheiser and Crestron Strengthen Cooperation on Conferencing Solutions

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• June 8, 2018
LAS VEGAS – Sennheiser announced that its new TeamConnect Ceiling 2 ceiling microphone will be fully compatible with Crestron’s control system platform More details from Sennheiser (www.sennheiser.com): At InfoComm, audio specialist Sennheiser (InfoComm booth C1660), a member of Crestron’s Integrated Partner Program, announced that its new TeamConnect Ceiling 2 ceiling microphone will be fully compatible with […] Read More...
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Waves Announces FLEX Rent-to-Own Plugin

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• June 8, 2018
KNOXVILLE, TN — Waves Audio announced its FLEX rent-to-own Waves plugins plan, allowing users to own the plugins they’ve been renting after a 24-month period. More details from Waves Audio (www.waves.com): Waves Audio, a leading provider of audio processing solutions, announces FLEX, a rent-to-own Waves plugins plan. With Waves FLEX, musicians, engineers and producers can now experience […] Read More...
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The Theatrical Sound Designers and Composers Association (TSDCA) release their statement on Women+ in Sound Design for Broadway and Theatres

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• June 8, 2018
The TSDCA gives their congratulations on the 10 Sound Design nominees for Sthe 2018 Tony Awards, as well as comments on diversity in Broadway Theatre. More details from TSDCA (www.tsdca.org): It is with great excitement that the members of TSDCA congratulate the 10 nominated shows for the 2018 Tony Awards in Sound Design.  Our membership […] Read More...

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