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Danley SH-25 Loudspeakers

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• February 20, 2007
GAINESVILLE, GA -- The new Danley Sound Labs SH-25 loudspeaker is composed of a single one-inch tweeter, four four-inch mids, and eight 6.5-inch woofers and measures 28" x 28" x 42." Sensitivity is rated at 104dB, and maximum output reaches 140 dB. Read More...

We Will Rock You, Meyer Roll Across South Africa

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• February 19, 2007
JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA -- Written by British author Ben Elton in conjunction with Queen members Brian May and Roger Taylor, We Will Rock You has played London, Tokyo, Moscow and many other cities around the world. Six main cast members backed by a sizable ensemble, a live band, sets that change in seconds, synched video, sound effects, more than 200 lighting cues, and an equipment list more than three pages long give the show sizable technical scope. Read More...

EV XLD Rides with Cadillac

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• February 19, 2007
MIAMI -- Auto manufacturer Cadillac recently employed EV XLD sound for a series of meetings, events and previews held at the Doral Resort in Miami for 200 of their top dealers, all of whom were on their way to watch the Superbowl. Read More...

Neil Young & Friends, VerTec Play Bridge School Benefit

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• February 16, 2007
NORTHRIDGE, CA -- JBL Professional VerTec line arrays were deployed by rental company Sound Image for the 20th Annual Bridge School Benefit concert at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, Calif. The Crown-powered system consisted of 52 VerTec VT4889 full-size line array elements and 24 VT4880 full-size arrayable subwoofers. Read More...

French PA Companies Take Next Step

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• February 16, 2007
PARIS -- Several PA companies in France have joined forces with one another, and with loudspeaker manufacturer NEXO SA, to create a new shared-inventory scheme: NEXSTEP. Read More...

PROEL Group Acquires Turbosound Assets

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• February 14, 2007
WEST SUSSEX, UK -- Italian manufacturer PROEL spa has announced that it has acquired the assets of Turbosound Ltd in an effort to add depth to PROEL's position in the marketplace, allowing it to benefit from an international company that has specialized in the design and manufacture of sound reinforcement products. Read More...

Prince Rains Down with Sennheiser

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• February 13, 2007
MIAMI, FL -- Sennheiser provided Prince's chrome-plated wireless vocal microphone for the Super Bowl XLI halftime show, which took place under very wet conditions in an outdoor arena with no roofing or material to cover the stage. Read More...

Evanescence Embark on World Tour with VENUE, Pro Tools

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• February 13, 2007
DALY CITY, CA -- Evanescence is currently on a worldwide tour through 2007 with FOH (front of house) mixer Eddie Mapp and the Digidesign VENUE live sound environment at the helm. Read More...

Peavey Ferret D Seeks Out Feedback

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• February 13, 2007
MERIDIAN, MS -- The new Peavey Feedback Ferret D is a feedback suppressing device that includes Peavey's patented anti-feedback algorithm and feature set. This DSP uses 16 "smart" digital filters to find and fix compromised frequencies before they become problematic with four user presets, power-up recall, "panic" filters, XLR and 1/4-inch TRS balanced I/O and an internal power supply -- plus a graphic interface to simplify setup and monitoring. Read More...

Canyon Ridge Christian Church Two-Steps to Meyer Sound MICA

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• February 13, 2007
LAS VEGAS -- Canyon Ridge Christian Church in Las Vegas is in the midst of a major facilities expansion program, with some help from Meyer sound. By the middle of 2007, for example, the main worship auditorium will be expanded to more than double its present size. Part of the plan calls for installation of a 40-cabinet self-powered Meyer Sound system, with MICA curvilinear array loudspeakers as the keystone element. Read More...

ATM Fly-Ware Seminars with Harry Donovan

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• February 9, 2007
SIGNAL HILL, CA -- ATM Fly-Ware and Harry Donovan have teamed up to conduct regional rigging seminars in 2007 for installers and contractors of permanent sound installations. Read More...

Ozzfest Breaks Free

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• February 8, 2007
LOS ANGELES -- Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne and tour producer Live Nation broke the news at the Concert Industry Consortium in Los Angeles that their 12th annual Ozzfest tour -- a 25-date tour launching on July 7 in Los Angeles -- is pulling the plug on ticket prices, calling this summer's Ozzfest "FreeFest." Read More...

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