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The Portland Theater Completes Upgrade with Yamaha/NEXO Audio System

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• January 30, 2019
PORTLAND, OR - Alpha Sound equipped Portland Center Stage Theatre (PCS) with a Yamaha/NEXO audio system for its main auditorium and building-wide paging system. The auditorium has a NEXO M6 line array and LS18 subwoofer system with NEXO PS15R2 center speakers and NEXO ID24 speakers. A Yamaha QL5 console and two MTX5 matrix processors run on a Dante digital audio network with a variety of Dante-enabled peripherals. Read More...

Harmony Event Productions Joins VUE al-Class Worldwide Network

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• January 30, 2019
ESCONDIDO, CA – VUE Audiotechnik noted that Los Angles-based Harmony Event Productions has added a VUE al-12 large-format line array system and other VUE components to their audio arsenal. The gear was used for the “Music Tastes Good” festival in Long Beach, CA in late September. More details from VUE Audiotechnik (www.vueaudio.com): To fulfill an […] Read More...

DP Design Upgrades Silver Lake College Chapel with Martin Audio CDD

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• January 30, 2019
MANITOWOC, WI – Silver Lake College of the Holy Family in Manitowoc, WI recently upgraded its Chapel with a Martin Audio CDD system designed and installed by DP Design. More details from Martin Audio (www.martin-audio.com): Asked about the project, DP’s David Price says, “they have a beautiful old chapel and we upgraded the PA because […] Read More...

NAMM TEC Awards Honor JBL Pro Loudspeakers, Studio Monitors

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• January 30, 2019
ANAHEIM, CA – JBL’s VTX A12W loudspeakers and JBL 3 Series MkII studio monitors were lauded with 2019 TEC Awards. More details from JBL (www.jblpro.com) and Harman (www.harman.com): HARMAN Professional Solutions, the global leader in audio, video, lighting and control systems, announced that JBL Professional live sound reinforcement and recording monitors earned 2019 Technical Excellence […] Read More...

DiGiCo Technology Enhances Odessa Christian Faith Center’s New Sanctuary

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• January 30, 2019
ODESSA, TX – For a newly opened worship space at the Odessa Christian Faith Center (OCFC), AV consulting firm Idibri specified a DiGiCo SD10 and SD-Racks at FOH to control the mix sent to a new EAW LCR sound system. The new setup allows for up to 132 configurable channels, with up to 56 Aux/Group […] Read More...

Tenth Annual Indispensable Technology (IT) Awards Laud Audio, Lighting, Video and Staging Products

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• January 29, 2019
ANAHEIM, CA - The 18th annual Parnelli Awards ceremony, held at the Anaheim Hilton on Jan. 25, also served as the 10th gala where Indispensable Technology (IT) Awards were bestowed honoring product innovation. This year readers of FRONT of HOUSE and PLSN magazines voted for products from L-Acoustics (L-ISA Immersive Hyperreal Sound Technology) along with products from Chauvet Professional, ROE Visual and Tyler Truss. Read More...

FOH Editor George Petersen Honored with NAMM “Believe in Music” Award

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• January 29, 2019
ANAHEIM, CA - George Petersen, editor of FRONT of HOUSE magazine as well as the director and founder of the NAMM TECnology Hall of Fame, was honored with NAMM's "Believe In Music" award on Jan. 26 during the NAMM 2019 show. NAMM historian Dan Del Fiorentino and CEO Joe Lamond presented the award to Petersen at the NAMM Idea Center near the Anaheim Convention Center entrance. Read More...

Pro Production Sessions Provide NAMM Attendees with Ideas and Insights

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• January 29, 2019
ANAHEIM, CA - For a second year, the Pro Production Sessions presented by FRONT of HOUSE, PLSN and Stage Directions magazines brought some of the leading names in live event production together to offer an in-depth look into project designs via a series of keynotes and single-speaker and panel presentations at the Anaheim Hilton. Among those providing insights were Kevin Lyman, founder and producer of The Warped Tour (pictured here). Read More...

34th Annual NAMM TEC Awards Winners Announced

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• January 29, 2019
ANAHEIM, CA – Winners in eight creative excellence and 23 technical categories, including several for live sound reinforcement, were announced at the 34th Annual NAMM TEC awards, held Jan. 26 at the 2019 NAMM show. Peter Frampton, who was honored with the Les Paul Innovation Award, performed at the event. Presenters included Herbie Hancock, Steve Lukather, Rafa Sardina, Derek “Mixedbyali” Ali. The event’s host was comedian Demetri Martin. Read More...

Steve Vai Marathon Charity Guitar Jam Goes the Distance with Focusrite RedNet

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• January 29, 2019
HOLLYWOOD, CA – For the grand opening of its performance venue last fall, Hollywood’s Musicians Institute featured Steve Vai and other guitarists staging a 52-hour “Big Mama Jama Jamathon,” which raised funds for nonprofit Extraordinary Families. A pair of RedNet HD32R interfaces kept the recording rolling as Dweezil Zappa, Al Di Meola, Dave Navarro, Moby, […] Read More...

Thunder Audio Gives Post Malone the ‘Rockstar’ Treatment with L-Acoustics

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• January 29, 2019
GRAPEVINE, TX – For Posty Fest, an Oct. 28 concert in the Dallas area, Post Malone teamed up with hip-hop and rap artists including Tyler, The Creator and Travis Scott to fill 20,000-capacity Dos Equis Pavilion. Thunder Audio took care of the audio coverage with an L-Acoustics system including K1, K2, K1-SB, SB28, KS28 and […] Read More...
Held at the Forum in L.A. on January 16, “I Am the Highway: A Tribute to Chris Cornell” was a five-hour fundraising concert celebrating the life and legacy of the lead singer for Soundgarden, Audioslave, and Temple of the Dog

Rat Sound Flies L-Acoustics for “I Am the Highway: A Tribute to Chris Cornell”

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• January 28, 2019
LOS ANGELES – Rat Sound supplied an L-Acoustics K1/K2 system for the “I Am the Highway: A Tribute to Chris Cornell” fundraiser concert held at the Forum. More details from L-Acoustics (www.l-acoustics.com): The stars came out in force for “I Am the Highway: A Tribute to Chris Cornell,” a fundraising concert held at the Forum in […] Read More...

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