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Urban Cowboy, Northern Sound & Light Do D.A.S.

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• March 6, 2007
MCKEES ROCKS, PA -- Northern Sound & Light (NSL) recently outfitted the new off-Broadway touring production of Urban Cowboy with DAS Audio Aero series self-powered line array loudspeakers. Read More...

Meyer Sound Helps Launch New Live Sound Program at South Plains College

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• March 5, 2007
LEVELLAND, TX -- South Plains College, a comprehensive two-year community college in Levelland, Texas, has recently added a Live Sound/Sound Reinforcement Certificate program to their already existing Sound Technology program. The college's Sound Technology program, a part of their Creative Arts department, has been in place for 25 years. Read More...

SymNet Keeps House, Senate Connected

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• March 3, 2007
MONTGOMERY, AL -- SymNet DSP and expansion devices have been installed at the Alabama State House in Montgomery, where they provide processing, auto-mixing, matrixing and distribution functionality for the legislative spaces. This installation is part of an audio/visual upgrade at the State Legislature building, which was designed by special systems engineering firm NBTA Engineers, of Baton Rouge, La. Read More...

Gear Stolen in Vegas

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• March 3, 2007
LAS VEGAS -- Time to pull together in support of one of our own, as Joe Walden of Sound Connections in Las Vegas had a truck containing a bunch of lighting gear stolen last night (Friday, March 2, 2007). Here are the details: Read More...

Pro Media Refits Honda Center

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• March 2, 2007
ORANGE COUNTY, CA -- Bay area sound reinforcement contractors Pro Media of Hercules, Calif, recently replaced the entire speaker system at the Honda Center (aka Anaheim Pond) in Orange County, Calif. Four center clusters with 22 JBL cabinets each and 30 delay fills were installed, along with a ProPower RPD power distribution for the Crown amp racks. Approximately 4,000 feet of ProCable speaker cable was used. All loudspeakers and cable drops were replaced and operational in one week. Read More...

Northeastern Production Systems Celebrates 35th

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• February 27, 2007
ROCHESTER, NY -- Northeastern Production Systems, of Rochester, NY, is celebrating its 35th Anniversary in 2007, having evolved from a local sound production supplier to a full service audio/lighting/video systems providers. Read More...

Event Tech Hails New Governor with New Consoles

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• February 27, 2007
HANOVER, MD -- Event Tech brought out their Yamaha PM5D-RH and LS9 mixing consoles at the Maryland Governor's Inaugural Ball on January 17 at the Baltimore Convention Center. Event Tech rolled out their two Yamaha PM5Ds on the 3rd Floor Main stage, using one for front of house duty and one to mix monitors for Eddie Palmieri and his band. Event Tech also managed to snag some of Yamaha's new digital mixing boards the LS9-16 and LS9-32, which they put to use for the acts on the Cultural and Local Band stages, respectively. Read More...

Klein + Hummel Release M 52

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• February 27, 2007
LAS VEGAS -- The Klein + Hummel M 52 is a portable control monitor featuring a three-inch driver and built-in amplification that measures 4 3/4" x 6 7/8" x 4 5/8" and weighs 5.7 lbs. The M 52 is intended for situations where space is at a premium, such as small studios, broadcast vans, and mobile rigs. Control of volume and power are located on the front. In addition to new switching AC mains powering (85 - 230 V), the M 52 can be DC powered by a 12-20 volt battery via a four-pole XLR connector. The M 52 includes magnetic shielding and an all-aluminum enclosure. It features a transformer-balanced, +6 dBu XLR analog input and can be mounted with optional hardware to most surfaces, as well as rack-mounted. Read More...

Glass Cactus Smoothes Out with JBL VerTec

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• February 27, 2007
GRAPEVINE, TX -- Clair Brothers Systems recently installed a WJHW-designed audio system at the new Glass Cactus nightclub in Grapevine, Texas, that includes JBL VerTec line arrays, AE Series loudspeakers and Control 29AV speakers. Read More...

Kellogg Auditorium Gets "Lift" with JBL VRX Line Array

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• February 26, 2007
NORTHRIDGE, CA -- BAi, LLC, of Austin, Texas, recently designed an upgraded audio system at the WK Kellogg Auditorium in Battle Creek, Mich to include VRX line arrays installed within a new stage eyebrow invisible to the audience. Read More...

Bosch Invests in Dynacord, Electro-Voice Facilities

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• February 26, 2007
STRAUBING, GERMANY and MORRILTON, ARKANSAS -- During the same financial quarter in which Bosch completed their acquisition of Telex Communications (resulting in the formation of Bosch Communications Systems), substantial cash investments were put into effect at the Straubing, Germany and Morrilton, Ark. facilities manufacturing the Dynacord and Electro-Voice product lines. Read More...

EV Rides in Amarillo

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• February 23, 2007
AMARILLO, TX -- Appropriately enough for one of the top rodeo venues in Texas, the Amarillo National Center Tri-State Fairgrounds has received a new Electro-Voice sound system. Designed by Little Orchard Sound, Inc. (Newcastle, Okla.), the system uses 18 EV ZX5 15-inch two-way speakers and eight EV QRx218S dual-18-inch subwoofers aimed over the audience bleachers, with 10 ZX5s aimed over the arena floor. Read More...

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