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House of Worship Workshop Announced

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• November 1, 2006
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA -- Fits & Starts Productions will bring a pair of its How-To Church Sound Workshops to next year's NSCA Expo on Friday, March 16th and Saturday, March 17th at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL. Offering applied, hands-on training for volunteer staff, music ministers, youth members, choir directors, musicians or anyone seeking to gain a better understanding of sound systems or considering a sound system upgrade, the workshops will focus on both basic and advanced techniques. Read More...

A New Mic For the Piano Man

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• October 31, 2006
SAN FRANCISCO -- The SMK4061 Stereo Microphone kit has been designed around a pair of 4061 Miniature series omnidirectional microphones for both live and recording applications, with acoustic piano in mind. Read More...

Trinity Baptist Church Restores Voice

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• October 31, 2006
LAKE CHARLES, LA -- After nearly one year of rebuilding from Hurricane Rita, Trinity Baptist Church, located in Lake Charles, La, is communicating with its congregation again. The 66,000-square-foot church has acquired several SLS loudspeakers to replace its old sound system, which was badly damaged during the September 2005 storm. Read More...

Alcons SR9 Ribbon-fill Loudspeaker

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• October 30, 2006
The SR9 is a passive 2-way ultra-compact loudspeaker, specifically designed for applications where ultimate fidelity response needs to be projected with wide horizontal and precise vertical coverage. Typical (short to medium throw) applications for the SR9 range from low-profile stage-lip/frontfill to upper-/ under-balcony, up to "stealthmounted" system in stair risers or walls. Loaded with the RBN401 pro-ribbon driver, with its patented horizontally controlled dispersion and 800W peak power handling, the SR9 system features 120° horizontal coverage. The narrow 15° vertical coverage offers maximum ìgain-before-feedbackî directly above (on stage) or under (orchestra pit) the speaker. The double 5î woofers are non-vented, for a smooth lowend roll-off; This sealed box tuning enables easily adjustable low-frequency response. Read More...

Union Station Team Recognized At TEC

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• October 30, 2006
NORTHRIDGE, CALIFORNIA -- JBL VERTEC system owner SE Systems of Greensboro, NC, has been named the recipient of a 2006 TEC Award for Outstanding Creative Achievement in Tour Sound Production for the North American tour of Alison Krauss and Union Station, featuring Jerry Douglas. The award was presented to SE Systems, as well as FOH engineer Bernie Velluti and monitor engineer Mark Richards, at the 22nd Annual Technical Excellence & Creativity Awards on Saturday, October 7, at the San Francisco Hilton, held during the recent Audio Engineering Society Convention. Read More...

Demystifying MIDI: a Halloween special…

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• October 30, 2006
HIGH WYCOMBE, UK -- The Museum of Techno's technical department has teamed up with Novation to deliver a second series of demystifying tutorials. Read More...

2006 Parnelli Awards Held In Las Vegas

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• October 30, 2006
LAS VEGAS -- Timeless Communications presented the 2006 Parnelli Awards on Friday, October 20, at the Venetian Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Named in honor of production and tour manager Rick "Parnelli" O'Brien, the awards are meant to acknowledge the achievements of the best in the business, and this year's ceremony accomplished precisely that. Read More...

Are We On the Same Frequency Here?

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• October 27, 2006
ORLANDO -- Professional Wireless Systems RF software developer Jason Eskew has developed the PWS Intermodulation Analysis System (IAS), and after testing in venues ranging from rock concerts to the Super Bowl, this program, meant to resolve frequency coordination issues, is now available to the industry. Eskew was inspired to develop the program in 1997, after spending hours to construct a large coordination using old software. Read More...

The Dirty Dozen Meet Marvin Gaye

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• October 26, 2006
Burbank, CA -- The effect of Hurricane Katrina on New Orleans was catastrophic, and among those who suffered the storm were members of New Orleans' Dirty Dozen Brass Band, some of whom lost their homes, so the group's record management inquired, "So what's going on?" Right there, the idea to cover Marvin Gaye's soulful 1971 hit What's Going On? was born, and Royer Labs helped make it happen. Read More...

A Hotel. A Café. On the Road.

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• October 26, 2006
BURNSVILLE, MN -- Featuring over 25 artists, the Hotel Café Tour 2006 visits 35 cities between October 2nd and November 18th, and the bill includes Columbia Recording artist Joshua Radin, along with Jim Bianco, Cary Brothers (tour organizers), Joe Purdy, Matt Costa, Jessie Baylin and Rachael Yamagata. Special guests along the way have included Jason Mraz and Amos Lee. Read More...

35 Years!

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• October 26, 2006
WATERLOO, CAN –– Martin Audio recently celebrated 35 years in loudspeaker design and manufacturing at the Roadhouse club at The Piazza in London's Covent Garden. Read More...

All The Toys For Girls and Boys

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• October 25, 2006
LAS VEGAS - The upcoming December Product Gallery for FOH won't focus on a particular product, and it won't be decided by marketing flaks. No, for our December Product Gallery we're focusing on cool toys--as decided by you, the FOH faithful. Got a new gadget this year you just can't live without? Found a device that blows your mind every time you use it? We wanna hear about it. Hop on over to the FOH forums (www.fohonline.com/forum) or drop an e-mail to toys@fohonline.com telling us the coolest thing you've found all year. All submissions will be collected and weighed for inclusion in the December issue of FOH, so all your co-workers can beg for them just in time for the holidays. Read More...

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