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L-ACOUSTICS, CAMCO Announce Joint Venture on LA4 And LA8 Controllers

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• March 30, 2007
ORLANDO -- Pro audio system manufacturer L-ACOUSTICS recently announced the release of its new integrated amplifier and DSP platform based on two very similar models. Both the LA4 and LA8 amplified controllers offer loudspeaker amplification, DSP, network control and loudspeaker system protection in a single package. Read More...

Columbia University's Lerner Hall Installs Turbosound

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• March 29, 2007
NEW YORK -- Measuring 120 feet long by 80 feet wide, the Columbia University's Lerner Hall boasts 30-foot ceilings and can be split into two distinct spaces by a moveable wall that separates the balcony from the rest of the room, but its original sound system left something to be desired, so they went on the hunt for a replacement. Read More...

Gyuto Monks Tour U.S. with Meyer

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• March 28, 2007
BERKELEY, CA -- On rare occasions, the Gyuto Monks Tantric Choir venture out to bring their liturgical arts to the general public, and Meyer Sound has enjoyed a relationship with the monks dating back several decades, establishing a tradition of providing support for the choir. Read More...

New EAW Smaart v.6 Now Released And Available

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• March 28, 2007
WHITINSVILLE, MA -- New EAW Smaart v6 for PC and Mac has been released and is available for download at the EAW Web site. (specific URL: http://www.eaw.com/smaart). Read More...

DAS Parties at Celtic Feis

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• March 27, 2007
LAS VEGAS -- Keeping the music and entertainment up for the Celtic Feis at the New York New York hotel & casino, Grosz Live Productions of Las Vegas erected a substantial SR system with products from the DAS Audio catalog. Read More...

Symetrix Celebrates 30 Years

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• March 27, 2007
MOUNTLAKE TERRACE, WA -- Founder Dane Butcher conceived Symetrix in the early 1970s, while he worked as a recording engineer, and this year the company celebrates its 30-year anniversary. Butcher worked with members of Return to Forever and helped engineer Herbie Hancock's Head Hunters. Read More...

Westbury National Rings for JBL at Sears Centre

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• March 27, 2007
HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL -- Westbury National Show Systems designed and installed the audio system, complete with speakers from JBL, at the new Sears Centre in Hoffman Estates, Ill. The 11,000-seat arena has already hosted concerts by Bob Dylan and Duran Duran. Read More...

Audio-Technica Gives Voice to Inductees

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• March 26, 2007
NEW YORK -- A broad range of Audio-Technica microphones was selected to outfit the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in New York City. A-T supplied more than 100 mics to capture the audio for this event, which took place at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in Midtown Manhattan on March 12, with inductees including Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, R.E.M., The Ronettes, Patti Smith and Van Halen. Read More...

Shure Nabs Counterfeiters in India

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• March 26, 2007
NEW DELHI, INDIA -- Following recent raids in Thailand, Shure continues to pursue those involved with the importation and distribution of counterfeit Shure products in Asia and the rest of the world. The most recent operation, conducted in cooperation with Indian authorities, has resulted in the arrest of a trader in New Dehli. Read More...

Aspects of Bliss Dance in New Jersey

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• March 20, 2007
CLIFTON, NJ -- Formerly known as "Joey's Night Club," the Bliss nightclub in Clifton, NJ, was completely renovated before reopening, with design by Pedro Pons and lighting by Dougie Lazer. As described by Joe Lodi, owner and chief designer of Advanced Audio Technology, the old sound system consisted of "a large number of primitive boxes, each the size of a refrigerator and with the sound quality of an AM radio." Lodi and his partner and head of installation, Angelo Poulos, designed and installed the new sound system, which hinges on eight TA-500 and eight TSW-218 Turbosound Aspect Series loudspeakers and subwoofers. Read More...

PowerH Powers Up Pro Bowl

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• March 20, 2007
HONOLULU, HI -- Custom Audio, of Kaneohe, Hawaii, provided audio support for this year's Pro Bowl production in Aloha Stadium, drafting three PowerH 5000 amplifiers from Dynacord to help deliver game day sound. Read More...

Four Seasons Centre Achieves Natural Sound with Meyer

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• March 20, 2007
TORONTO, CANADA -- In the few months since it opened with Wagner's complete Ring Cycle, Toronto, Canada's new CDN$181 million Four Seasons Centre has added more than 150 Meyer Sound loudspeakers, though their presence isn't apparent; all are concealed from sight, either around the proscenium or embedded in the hall's walls and ceilings. Read More...

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