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Lexicon Tweaks Plug-Ins Lineup

Frank Hammel
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FRANKFURT, Germany – Harman’s Lexicon announced that it is lowering the price of its audio plug-ins and streamlining its lineup to focus on the five core plug-in bundles: the PCM Total Bundle, PCM Native Reverb Plug-In Bundle, PCM Native Effects Bundle, LXP Native Reverb Bundle and MXP Native Reverb Bundle. Add a comment

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Yamaha StageMix Dynamics Editing Screen

Yamaha Unveils StageMix 4.0

Frank Hammel
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Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems, Inc. has announced the latest updates available in StageMix Version 4. Version 4 includes new Dynamics Parameter Editing, Output Port Delay Editing, Output Port Levels (Gain/Attenuation), PEQ Copy and Paste, Phantom Power Switching, Mix Send Pre/Post Switching, HPF Slope Parameter (CL V1.5 only), Retina Display Support, and other enhancements.

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Harman’s BSS Audio announced expanded network interoperability of its Soundweb London audio networking and processing platform at Prolight+Sound 2013 through the addition of Audinate Dante enabled BLU-806 processor, which also now features AVB (IEEE Audio Video Bridging) functionality

BSS Adds AVB-and-Dante-Enabled BLU-806 and BLU-326 Processors

Frank Hammel
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FRANKFURT, Germany — Harman’s BSS Audio announced expanded network interoperability of its Soundweb London audio networking and processing platform at Prolight+Sound 2013 through the addition of Audinate Dante enabled BLU-806 (pictured here) and BLU-326 processors to a line that also includes Cirrus Logic CobraNet and AVB. (For more details on AVB (IEEE Audio Video Bridging) functionality, scroll down for related press release from Harman).

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Alcons S-series (detail)

Alcons Features LR24, Other Gear at PL+S

Frank Hammel
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FRANKFURT, Germany — Alcons featured its LR24 mid-sized pro-ribbon line array system at Prolight+Sound/Musikmesse here. Alcons is calling the LR24 its response to the market demand for linear sound systems, promising a true 1:1, undistorted and non-compressed sound reproduction. Another focus point is the previewing of two micro-sized additions to the S-series (detail pictured here) and B-series, making Alcons’ famous pro-ribbon sound experience available for smaller portable and installed applications.

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Pictured from top, PM8500 (8 channels, 4000W total rated power); PM8250 (8 channels, 2000W); PM4500 (4 channels, 2000W) and PM4250 (4 channels, 1000W).

Bose Expands PowerMatch Amplifier Line

Frank Hammel
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Bose Professional, which introduced its PowerMatch PM8500 amplifier in late 2011, has added three new models, bringing the line to four: PM8500 (8 channels, 4000W total rated power); PM8250 (8 channels, 2000W); PM4500 (4 channels, 2000W) and PM4250 (4 channels, 1000W). Network versions (PM8500N, PM8250N, PM4500N, PM4250N) are also available. Add a comment

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