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Allen & Heath’s dLive Supports Sold-Out Hozier Tour

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• November 29, 2018
HAMBURG, Germany – Adlib supplied dLive S7000 a surface fitted with Waves and Dante cards for virtual soundcheck and live multitrack recording for the European leg of recording artist Hozier’s current tour. More details from Allen & Heath (www.allen-heath.com): Having recently completed a major tour of the US, platinum recording artist Hozier has just hit […] Read More...
Newton wasn’t a casual choice: the fact of being the core of such a complicated system and having two independent redundant power supplies was a safety factor that reassured the festival’s producers, who are very demanding as far as reliability criteria and the sound quality of the stages is concerned.

Outline Newton Powers Clockenflap

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• November 29, 2018
HONG KONG – Davide Linzi of Mister X Service designed an audio system centered around Outline’s Newton multi-source audio processor for the main and second stages at Clockenflap, a multi-genre music festival. More details from Outline (www.outline.it): Clockenflap is one of Asia’s biggest multi-genre music festivals, held each year in Hong Kong. Now ten years […] Read More...
RCF rep trip at Sforza Castle in Milan

RCF Manufacturer Reps Tour HQ and Facilities

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• November 29, 2018
REGGIO-EMILIA, Italy – RCF honored its independent manufacturer representatives with a trip to Italy to tour the RCF headquarters and manufacturing facilities. More details from RCF (www.rcf.it): In celebration of sales and marketing efforts by the independent manufacturer representatives of RCF in the United States, the group was honored with a trip to Italy and […] Read More...
Registration is now open for the 2019 course.

RCF to Hold Sound Engineering Course at University of Modena & Reggio Emilia

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• November 29, 2018
REGGIO EMILIA, Italy – RCF announced it will offer a Sound Engineering course in cooperation with the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia. More details from RCF (www.rcf.it): Italian loudspeaker manufacturer RCF in cooperation with the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia is currently accepting registrations for their 2019 Sound Engineering course The primary goal […] Read More...
The new mc²96 console gives Bösch and Gögele a convenient double-layer function, with two vertically arranged faders per channel strip allowing them to change audio settings while remaining in the sweet spot near the open window of their control room.

Lawo Gear Supports Immersive Sound for Sold-Out Production of ‘Carmen’ at Austria’s Bregenz Festival

FOH Staff •
  • International News
• November 28, 2018
BREGENZ, Austria – Lawo announced its Lawo mc²96 console was installed on the “Floating Stage” at Lake Constance to support sound reinforcement and directional listening systems for a run of Georges Bizet’s “Carmen” at the annual summer Bregenz Festival. More details from Lawo (www.lawo.com): Lawo, manufacturer of pioneering network, control, audio and video technology, announced that its […] Read More...
Attendees listen intently during the “Making Your Product Great through Adding Pre-Product Innovation Development” presentation as part of the Product Development Track at the AES New York 2018 International Convention.

Product Development, Marketing and More Highlighted at AES New York Convention

FOH Staff •
  • News
• November 28, 2018
NEW YORK – The 2018 Audio Engineering Society (AES) Convention focused on the importance of audio across a variety of disciplines, as well as highlighting product development via the convention’s Product Development Track. More details from AES (www.aes.org): Audio product research and development are among the leading factors driving the field of audio engineering innovation, […] Read More...
Rat Sound once again supplied an L-Acoustics K1/K2 system for Pearl Jam’s latest North American tour

Rat Sound Provides L-Acoustics for Pearl Jam Concerts Raising Funds for the Needy

FOH Staff •
  • News
• November 28, 2018
SEATTLE - Rat Sound Systems provided an L-Acoustics K1/K2 loudspeaker system for Pearl Jam’s two sold-out “Home Shows” at Seattle’s Safeco Field, home of the Seattle Mariners MLB team (recently renamed T-Mobile Park). The band donated $868,189 from tickets and merch for nonprofits supporting the homeless in the greater Seattle area, and awareness raised by the two gigs helped close to 170 affiliated organizations raise a reported $10 million more. Read More...

Solotech Acquires U.K.-Based SSE Audio Group

FOH Staff •
  • Featured
  • News
• November 28, 2018
MONTREAL – Solotech, an increasingly international company with operations in Canada, the U.S. and Europe, announced that it has acquired SSE Audio Group, the largest supplier of professional audio services in the U.K. Solotech called the acquisition “the most important transaction in Solotech’s history.” Read More...

Blackhawk Audio, ATK Audiotek Support 52nd Annual CMA Awards

FOH Staff •
  • News
• November 27, 2018
NASHVILLE - The 52nd Annual CMA Awards, held Nov. 14 at Bridgestone Arena, got an audio assist from Blackhawk Audio president Rick Shimer, who used a DiGiCo SD7 at FOH for the music performances heard via JBL VerTec 4889 and VTX V20 enclosures within the venue. ATK Audiotek principal Pat Baltzell used an SD5 to mix the production audio for the event, which was broadcast live on ABC. (The desks for the event are pictured here.) Performers used their preferred mic systems, including Shure and Sennheiser. Read More...

Shure Axient Digital Takes the Stage at 52nd CMA Awards

FOH Staff •
  • News
• November 27, 2018
NASHVILLE – On November 14, the 52nd CMA Awards were broadcast live from downtown Nashville on ABC, with Shure Axient Digital supporting most of the evening’s performances. More details from Shure (www.shure.com): Wireless Systems Deliver Flawless Vocal and Instrument Performances On November 14, the 52nd CMA Awards were broadcast live from downtown Nashville on ABC. […] Read More...

Ricky Skaggs Performs at 2018 CMA Awards with Sennheiser Digital 6000 System

FOH Staff •
  • News
• November 27, 2018
NASHVILLE – Ricky Skaggs, Kelsea Ballerini, Luke Combs and Bebe Rexha performed at the 52nd Annual Country Music Association (CMA) Awards with Sennheiser and Neumann wireless mics. Skaggs, pictured here, used a Sennheiser Digital 6000 wireless system coupled with a Neumann KK 204 cardioid capsule, as did his entourage of backup singers. More information from […] Read More...
"Fulcrum had just launched their cardioid CCX product family, applying their patented Passive Cardioid Technology™ to their best-selling line of compact coaxial installation loudspeakers," states Handy. "The timing couldn't have worked out better for us as this truss-speaker design approach demanded cardioid patterns to minimize LF blowback and work within the architecture rather than fight against it."

Fulcrum Acoustic Brings High Fidelity to Saint Sabina Church

FOH Staff •
  • News
• November 27, 2018
BELTON, MO – Advanced Sound & Communication (ASC) designed and installed an audio system with Fulcrum Acoustic cardioid CCX speakers at Saint Sabina Catholic Church. More details from Fulcrum Acoustic (www.fulcrum-acoustic.com): Founded in 1944 in Belton Missouri as a Catholic parish community, Saint Sabina is committed to providing faith formation for all people. In 2003, the […] Read More...

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