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Ekaterinburg Arena powered by Outline's Stadia Series loudspeakers

Outline Supplies FIFA World Cup Arena

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• June 11, 2018
YEKATERINBURG, Russia – Ekaterinburg Stadium has been outfitted with a large Outline audio array comprised of 48 Outline ST SUB low-frequency modules, 54 Vegas 24 ultra-compact enclosures, and over 300 individual channels of Outline amplification. More details from Outline (www.outline.it): As the eyes of the soccer world turn towards Russia for the 2018 World Cup, those […] Read More...
Tina Fey’s Mean Girls earned a dozen nominations for this year’s Tony Awards (photo credit: Joan Marcus)

L-Acoustics Brings Nice Sound to “Mean Girls”

FOH Staff •
  • News
• June 11, 2018
NEW YORK - For the Broadway adaptation of Tina Fey's 2004 film, Mean Girls, sound designer Brian Ronan and his associate, Cody Spencer crafted a sound system within the challenging environs of the August Wilson Theatre that centered on L-Acoustics' Kiva II, Kara, and dV-DOSC components. The production earned 12 Tony Award nominations, including a nomination for Best Sound Design for a Musical. Masque Sound supplied the gear. Read More...
Top sales agencies from across the US came together for an exclusive demo of the CODA Audio portfolio

CODA Audio USA Welcomes New Partners at InfoComm 2018

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  • News
• June 11, 2018
LAS VEGAS - CODA Audio USA, a subsidiary of CODA Audio GmbH, held its inaugural U.S. rep meeting on June 5 during InfoComm 2018 and announced its latest alliances. Mac West, headed by Steve McNeil, will look after Southern California, Nevada, Arizona and Hawaii, while Cowser Marketing, led by Jim Cowser, will be responsible for Oklahoma, Texas, Louisiana and Southern Arkansas. Jeff Taylor, the company's recently-appointed sales director, will also be working with Donn Nelson, president at Pro Media REP, and Quest Marketing, led by John Saviano, to expand the audio brand's reach into the Midwest and Southeast U.S. market. Read More...
Dominant Seventh Calypso Jazz Band

Audient Integral to Recording Live Orchestras In Caribbean

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• June 11, 2018
TRINIDAD & TOBAGO – Kevin Sones of Earsightmusic chooses Audient’s iD22 & ASP88o for recording live bands and orchestras throughout the Caribbean, including Dominant Seventh, the National Steel Symphony Orchestra of Trinidad & Tobago as well as the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Trinidad & Tobago. More details from Audient (www.audient.com): “It doesn’t make any sense to […] Read More...
Jerry Lynch

Heil Sound Appoints U.S. Sales Manager

FOH Staff •
  • On the Move
• June 11, 2018
FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, IL – Heil Sound announced the appointment of Jerry Lynch to U.S. Sales Manager. More details from Heil Sound (www.heilsound.com): Pro microphone manufacturer Heil Sound has announced the appointment of Jerry Lynch as U.S. Sales Manager. A long-time employee of Heil Sound, Jerry will be responsible for all matters related to daily as well […] Read More...
Audio quality, an increasing I/O capacity with a networked infrastructure, the need to manage routing for multiple campuses, recording facilities and multiple language broadcasts were key considerations in the decision to upgrade.

McLean Bible Church Goes IP with Lawo Mixing and Routing Systems

FOH Staff •
  • News
• June 11, 2018
VIENNA, VA - McLean Bible Church (MBC) recently purchased and installed Lawo mc² audio consoles and a Nova central routing system to upgrade their Tysons Campus facility in greater Washington, DC. On any given weekend, MBC regularly hosts a full band, singers, worship leaders, an orchestra, choir and various audio playback elements and broadcast feeds to other campuses around DC. Audio quality, an increasing I/O capacity with a networked infrastructure, the need to manage routing for multiple campuses, recording facilities and multiple language broadcasts were key considerations in the decision to upgrade. Read More...

Sound Designers Honored with Tony Awards Again at 72nd Ceremony

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  • Featured
  • News
• June 11, 2018
NEW YORK - The 72nd annual Tony Awards, honoring Broadway musicals and plays staged during the 2017-2018 season, was held June 10 at Radio City Music Hall, hosted by Josh Groban and Sara Bareilles and broadcast live on CBS. Top award winners included The Band’s Visit (10), Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (6) and Angels in America (3). The 2018 event restored Sound Design as a Tony Award category for musicals and plays, honoring Kai Harada and Gareth Fry, respectively, for their contributions to The Band's Visit and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two. Read More...
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VUE Unveils Expanded e-Class at InfoComm

FOH Staff •
  • News
• June 8, 2018
LAS VEGAS – VUE Auditechnik introduced two new additions two its e-Class range of architectural speakers: the  e-351 Nano Coaxial Cube and the VUEDrive V242 Systems Engine. More details from VUE Audiotechnik (www.vueaudio.com): VUE Audiotechnik is using booth C418 at this week’s InfoComm show to unveil two additions to its e-Class range of high-definition, ultra-compact […] Read More...
Sennheiser announced that its new TeamConnect Ceiling 2 ceiling microphone will be fully compatible with Crestron’s control platform.

Sennheiser and Crestron Strengthen Cooperation on Conferencing Solutions

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  • News
• June 8, 2018
LAS VEGAS – Sennheiser announced that its new TeamConnect Ceiling 2 ceiling microphone will be fully compatible with Crestron’s control system platform More details from Sennheiser (www.sennheiser.com): At InfoComm, audio specialist Sennheiser (InfoComm booth C1660), a member of Crestron’s Integrated Partner Program, announced that its new TeamConnect Ceiling 2 ceiling microphone will be fully compatible with […] Read More...
Logo for Waves FLEX rent-to-own plan

Waves Announces FLEX Rent-to-Own Plugin

FOH Staff •
  • News
• June 8, 2018
KNOXVILLE, TN — Waves Audio announced its FLEX rent-to-own Waves plugins plan, allowing users to own the plugins they’ve been renting after a 24-month period. More details from Waves Audio (www.waves.com): Waves Audio, a leading provider of audio processing solutions, announces FLEX, a rent-to-own Waves plugins plan. With Waves FLEX, musicians, engineers and producers can now experience […] Read More...
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The Theatrical Sound Designers and Composers Association (TSDCA) release their statement on Women+ in Sound Design for Broadway and Theatres

FOH Staff •
  • News
• June 8, 2018
The TSDCA gives their congratulations on the 10 Sound Design nominees for Sthe 2018 Tony Awards, as well as comments on diversity in Broadway Theatre. More details from TSDCA (www.tsdca.org): It is with great excitement that the members of TSDCA congratulate the 10 nominated shows for the 2018 Tony Awards in Sound Design.  Our membership […] Read More...
The Estadio Velez in Buenos Aires is a forty five thousand capacity Sports stadium, now firmly established as a leading venue for global events and tours.

d&b GSL delivers for Green Day at Estadio Velez Stadium

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• June 8, 2018
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – BALS Buenos Aires Live Shows supplied a d&b SL-Series GSL system large format PA for American punk rock band Green Day on their most recent world tour. More details from d&b Audiotechnik (www.dbaudio.com): In 2017 American punk rockers, Green Day, undertook a year-long world tour taking in Australia, Europe, Canada, USA […] Read More...

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