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Rob Zombie Out with Dual Yamaha RIVAGE Digital Audio Consoles

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• July 31, 2018
BANGOR, ME – CLAIR Global supplied dual Yamaha RIVAGE PM7 Digital Audio Consoles for engineers on Rob Zombie’s “Twins of Evil-Second Coming” tour featuring Marilyn Manson and opener, The Deadly Apples. More details from Yamaha (www.yamahaca.com): CLAIR Global is supplying dual Yamaha RIVAGE PM7 Digital Audio Consoles for Rob Zombie’s engineers while performing on the […] Read More...
Cosmo Music teamed up with EAW's Canadian distributor, SFM, to deploy an EAW Adaptive sound reinforcement system.

SFM Deploys EAW Adaptive For CosmoFEST

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• July 31, 2018
RICHMOND HILL, ON – SFM deployed an Eastern Acoustic Works (EAW) Adaptive sound reinforcement system for the Cosmo MusicFEST & Expo (CosmoFEST), a musical instrument and gear exhibition that features performances from popular Canadian Entertainers. More details from EAW (www.eaw.com): Canada’s premier musical instrument and gear exhibition, Cosmo MusicFEST & Expo (CosmoFEST), is also a […] Read More...
Max Richter's eight-hour lullaby, Sleep, in downtown LA's Grand Park

d&b Soundscape Selected for Max Richter Performance

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• July 31, 2018
LOS ANGELES – A d&b Soundscape was commissioned for Max Richter’s outdoor performance of Sleep  in LA’s Grand Park with members of the American Contemporary Music Ensemble. More details from d&b Audiotechnik (www.dbaudio.com): On a weekend when Mars traversed the Moon, the d&b Soundscape delivered other worldly sound, transferring listening experiences for audiences whether wide awake […] Read More...
Joe Morton as Henry IV

Diablo Sound Designs Sound for Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles’ ‘Two Gentlemen of Verona’

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• July 30, 2018
LOS ANGELES – Diablo Sound designed the sound for Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles’ (SCLA) production of Two Gentlemen of Verona at the outdoor LA Cathedral Plaza. More details from Diablo Sound (www.diablosound.com): For more than a decade, Diablo Sound has provided stirring sound design for many of Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles’ (SCLA) critically […] Read More...
Rolling Loud’s High Hemp Stage featured a full K2 system deployed by 3G Productions (photo credit: Leanne Leuterio / @Snap_LL / lleuteriophoto.com)

3G Supports Rolling Loud Music Festival with L-Acoustics K2 System

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• July 30, 2018
MIAMI, FL – 3G Productions supplied L-Acoustics K2 enclosures, KS28 subs, ARCS Wide front-fill enclosures, and K2’s for the fourth annual Rolling Loud music festival. More details from L-Acoustics (www.l-acoustics.com): Officially hailed as “biggest hip-hop and rap festival in the world,” Miami’s fourth-annual Rolling Loud drew a sold-out crowd of 70,000 enthusiastic fans over three […] Read More...

Sponsors Embrace Second Year of Parnelli Awards at NAMM

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• July 30, 2018
ANAHEIM, CA – With a 7.6 gain in attendees (to 115,085), a nine percent rise in exhibitors (to 1,931) and the first-ever Parnelli Awards ceremony held during the event, 2018 was a banner year for the NAMM Show. And with solid support from both new and returning Parnelli Awards sponsors, the 18th annual Parnelli gala, set for Jan. 25, 2019, is shaping up to further establish the new tradition of the Parnelli Awards staged during NAMM. Read More...
Reggae on the Mountain with dBTechnologies VIO L210s and S318 Subs

dBTechnologies Powers Reggae on the Mountain

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• July 30, 2018
TOPANGA, CA – dBTechnologies was selected to power both stages at the Reggae on the Mountain festival at the Topanga Community Center. More details from dbTechnologies (www.dbtechnologies.com): Tucked away from the hectic Los Angeles streets, a mere thirty miles outside of the city center, sit the rolling hills of Topanga Canyon, a scenic backdrop to […] Read More...
Mark Kennedy at FOH while touring with Robert Plant

Robert Plant Tours with SSL L500 at FOH

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• July 30, 2018
VANCOUVER, BC –  FOH engineer Mark Kennedy selected an SSL L500 supplied by Solotech and Britannia Row Productions for his recent tour with rock musician Robert Plant. More details from Solid State Logic (www.solidstatelogic.com): Front of House Engineer Mark Kennedy has been out on the road with an SSL once more, this time for rock […] Read More...
Engineer/Producer Jimmy Douglass addresses attendees during an AES Mix with the Masters Workshop at the AES New York 2017 Convention. (Photo courtesy of Mix with the Masters)

AES Outlines Educational Opportunities at 145th Convention, Set for Oct. 17-20 in New York

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• July 27, 2018
NEW YORK — Audio Engineering Society (AES) announced its educational programs planned for the 145th annual AES Convention, set for the Jacob Javits Center in New York from Oct. 17-20, 2018. More details from AES (www.aes.org): Audio Engineering Society conventions connect audio engineers, producers, artists, and enthusiasts with the latest research and information, while also providing […] Read More...
Wild Adriatic

Wild Adriatic Tours with Bose Loudspeaker System

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• July 27, 2018
Wild Adriatic employed a Bose F1 Model 812 Flexible Array Loudspeaker system as its touring sound system. More details from Bose Professional (www.pro.bose.com): Northeast-based soul-rock trio Wild Adriatic has been together for six years, most of that time spent touring. Over recent months, they’ve been using the Bose F1 Model 812 Flexible Array loudspeaker and […] Read More...
For the final design, Abner specified left and right al-8 arrays comprised of 12 elements each. A total of 12 hs-221 dual 21-inch ACM subwoofers were arced across the front of the stage for low-frequency support. VUE al-4 subcompact line array elements were placed atop the subs for additional front fill and with consistent al-Class voicing.

True Productions Provides VUE al-8 System for Atlanta Dogwood Festival

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• July 27, 2018
ATLANTA – For the 82nd Atlanta Dogwood Festival, True Productions’ Bill Abner provided a VUE al-8 line array system for headliner Shawn Mullins along with more than 20 regional acts sharing the main stage. The setup included L-R al-8 arrays (12 per side) with 12 hs-221 dual 21-inch ACM subs along the front of the stage for low-frequency support. VUE al-4 subcompact line array elements were placed atop the subs for additional front fill voicing. Read More...

Fyre Festival Organizer Pleads Guilty to Additional Charges for Bogus Ticket Sales

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• July 27, 2018
NEW YORK — Billy McFarland’s Fyre Festival, originally set up as a two-weekend event in the Bahamas in late April and early May 2017, ended up costing 80 investors close to $26 million. After pleaded guilty to related fraud charges in March, McFarland, who faced up to 40 years in prison, was expected to get between eight and 10 years in a plea deal. But wait, there’s more. Read More...

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