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Bayside Chapel Gets Sonic Makeover

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• July 19, 2006
BARNEGAT, NJ--In 2000 when Bayside Chapel in Barnegat, New Jersey was making plans for a new church building, Bayside's technical director Bob Seibel put in a call to consultant Tom Young of Electroacoustic Design Services in Oxford, Connecticut. Six years later, the church completed the long journey of fundraising, breaking ground and construction by installing a new sound system featuring Danley Sound Labs loudspeakers which went live in June 2006. Read More...

EV Wireless On World Tour With Industrial Rockers Ministry

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• July 19, 2006
BURNSVILLE, MN--A Ministry show is not something an audience forgets in a hurry: Al Jourgensen and company take the stage to administer a riot of intense energy, insanity-inducing lighting and massive SPLs, all driven by a relentless barrage of industrial rhythms layered with roaring samples and instrumentation. In this most extreme sonic environment, wireless failure is not an option. For the current Ministry world tour, guitarist Tommy Victor and bassist Paul Raven are relying on the EV RE1 wireless systems to get the job done. Read More...

Parnelli Award Nominations Now Open

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• July 18, 2006
LAS VEGAS, NV--Since 2001, the Parnelli Award has recognized pioneering and influential individuals and their contributions to the live event industry, honoring both individuals and companies. Nominations for the 2006 Parnelli Awards are now being accepted. Nominees for all categories, including Lighting Designer, Set/Scenic Designer, Lighting Company, Staging Company, FOH Mixer, Sound Company and more are now being accepted at www.parnelliawards.com/nominate. Read More...

David McNutt To Lead Sennheiser Installed Sound

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• July 18, 2006
OLD LYME, CONNECTICUT--Sennheiser Electronic Corporation has appointed David McNutt as industry team leader, installed sound. McNutt will be responsible for all aspects of marketing and distribution to the installed sound channels. In his new role, McNutt will liaise between Sennheiser's U.S. headquarters, the factory, and the marketplace with regard to product development, distribution strategy, channel and marketing communications, and strategic growth initiatives. He will additionally work to establish and maintain strong relationships with the key channel influencers. Read More...

Audix Debuts VX-5 Hand-Held Condenser

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• July 14, 2006
WILSONVILLE, OR--Audix has announced the release of the VX-5, a hand-held vocal condenser microphone. With a frequency response of 40 Hz – 16.5 kHz (plus or minus 3 dB), the VX-5 features a 14mm gold vapor diaphragm, a supercardioid polar pattern, a -10 dB pad and bass roll-off filter, a specially ported steel mesh grill screen, and the Audix trademark black satin finish. Operation requires phantom power of 9-52 volts. Read More...

"Saturday Night Fever" Tours Germany With Camco And Nexo

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• July 14, 2006
WENDEN, GERMANY--After long runs in the theatres of Cologne, Düsseldorf and Bremen, "Saturday Night Fever" has set off on tour, premiering at the Bremen Musical Theatre, the first of a total of 44 performances in 11 cities this year. Read More...

EV Installs Line Array In Bangalore

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• July 13, 2006
BURNSVILLE, MN--Acoustic Control Sound and Lighting Professionals of Bangalore, India recently completed a line array loudspeaker installation in India using the Electro-Voice XLCi. The installation at Christ College Auditorium, Bangalore, also features EV amplification, monitors, RE2 and PolarChoice wireless microphones and Dx38 processing. Read More...

New Look for MC2 T Series

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• July 12, 2006
DEVON, UK--MC2 has developed a revised front panel for its T Series amplifiers; they now feature a perforated panel which give the amps a fresh, contemporary look, reflecting the 'family' design of MC2's other amplifiers more closely. The previous anodised finish has also been altered to a painted one, making the T Series more easily color matched and therefore a co-ordinated appearance across an entire equipment rack much easier to achieve. Read More...

Meyer Names Martin Manager

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• July 12, 2006
BERKELEY, CA--Meyer Sound has appointed Frank Martin to the newly created position of installation sales manager at the company's office in Polch, Germany. In his new post, Martin assumes responsibility for sales and support for the installation market throughout Germany, as well as in Denmark, Sweden, and Finland. Read More...

Allen & Heath Launches Dedicated Monitor Console

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• July 10, 2006
CORNWALL, UK--Allen & Heath will be unveiling a new analog console at the forthcoming PLASA show in London, September 10-13, 2006. The new GL2800M desk is a dedicated live sound monitor mixer, which includes a built-in mic splitter, can provide up to 16 mixes and has a comprehensive dual output engineer's wedge/PM monitoring system. Read More...

Antone's Hosts All-Star NAMM Jam

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• July 10, 2006
AUSTIN, TX--Legendary Austin live music club Antone's will host the Peavey All-Star Jam on Friday, July 14. Doors open at 7 p.m. for this eclectic showcase, which features guitar monster Gary Hoey and a cast of Peavey artists ranging from Nashville outlaw Willie Heath Neal to Nashville star Megan Mullins, to regional favorites Tia Carrera and Lucas Martin. Read More...

Creative Technology Plays With dV-DOSC At PS3 Opening

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• July 7, 2006
CHATSWORTH, CA--The Los Angeles office of Creative Technology (CT) used their new L-ACOUSTICS products--68 dV-DOSC and 22 dV-SUB enclosures as well as 32 LA Series amplifiers--on Sony's pre-E3 press event announcing the forthcoming November 17 launch of its new PlayStation 3. Read More...

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