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Duttera Sound Services, which has been supplying production sound and lighting on the Grandstand for more than 25 years, again provided a QSC WideLine Series Line Array Loudspeaker system.
Duttera Sound Services, which has been supplying production sound and lighting on the Grandstand for more than 25 years, again provided a QSC WideLine Series Line Array Loudspeaker system.

QSC Takes the Stage with Chris Stapleton, Meghan Trainor and KISS at Allentown Fair

Debi Moen
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ALLENTOWN, PA — Chris Stapleton, Meghan Trainor and KISS were a few highlights on the outdoor Grandstand stage at this year’s Great Allentown Fair, a week-long annual event owned and operated by the non-profit Lehigh County Agricultural Society for over 150 years. Duttera Sound Services, which has been supplying production sound and lighting on the Grandstand for more than 25 years, again provided a QSC WideLine Series Line Array Loudspeaker system, comprised of a mix of WideLine10 and WideLine 8 arrays, powered by PowerLight 3 Series amplifiers.

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With Microflex Advance, two ceiling array microphones cover an entire lecture hall or multipurpose room, removing the requirement to equip lecturers and lecture halls with microphones before class or an event.
With Microflex Advance, two ceiling array microphones cover an entire lecture hall or multipurpose room, removing the requirement to equip lecturers and lecture halls with microphones before class or an event.

Shure Brings Speech Intelligibility to Santa Clara University

Debi Moen
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SANTA CLARA, CA— Santa Clara University's School of Business building, Lucas Hall, was originally built in 2008 and needed a refresh to meet the current demand for remote learning and lecture recording. The university tasked Avidex, an AV and technology integration company, to identify a new microphone array that would seamlessly provide flawless recorded lectures, leading them to Shure’s Microflex Advance array solutions.

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Designed to be mounted on or in the ground, Control 88M Landscape speakers can be used in a wide variety of applications.
Designed to be mounted on or in the ground, Control 88M Landscape speakers can be used in a wide variety of applications.

Nobu Malibu Enhances Landscape Sound with JBL

Debi Moen
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MALIBU, CA - Japanese restaurant Nobu Malibu upgraded its outdoor speaker system with new JBL by Harman Control 88M Landscape Speakers. Russ DuBrow of Electronic Technology was tasked with replacing its previous system, which failed due to damage from lawn care equipment, with the new JBL products which offers 360-degree coverage and a weather resistant design.

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With two basketball venues, a large outdoor fan festival, and three days of live event broadcasts on TNT, ESPN, and NBA TV, the NBA All-Star Game weekend in New Orleans was a huge audio and RF challenge.
With two basketball venues, a large outdoor fan festival, and three days of live event broadcasts on TNT, ESPN, and NBA TV, the NBA All-Star Game weekend in New Orleans was a huge audio and RF challenge.

Shure Wireless Drives NBA All-Star Weekend

Debi Moen
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NEW ORLEANS - Firehouse Productions used more than 150 UHF-R Shure wireless systems and PSM 1000 in-ear monitors for NBA All-Star events in New Orleans. The event encompassed two basketball venues, an outdoor fan festival and three days of live event and press broadcasts. “The area we were responsible for covers about one square mile, and it was pretty much non-stop activity all week,” says Vinny Siniscal of Firehouse. “Between in-ears and mics, we had between 150 and 160 channels of Shure products on the air. They worked great all week – which is why we use and recommend them!”

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Audio Pioneer Ed Long (1932 - 2016)
Audio Pioneer Ed Long (1932 - 2016)

In Memoriam: Audio Pioneer Ed Long, 84

George Petersen
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SAN JOSE — One of the most influential loudspeaker designers of the 20th century, Edward M. Long passed away on Dec. 17, 2016 after a long illness. He was 84. Long was noted for co-inventing (and trademarking) the Time-Align speaker process, and the pressure zone technology made popular in the popular Crown PZM microphones, as well as developing and selling the first Near Field Monitor (another Ed Long trademark).  

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Due to constant programming, installation was planned only a few weeks prior to opening night, which would feature a surprise performance by James Corden and Coldplay's Chris Martin.
Due to constant programming, installation was planned only a few weeks prior to opening night, which would feature a surprise performance by James Corden and Coldplay's Chris Martin.

VUE Delivers for Hollywood's Soho House

Debi Moen
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LOS ANGELES - The Luckman, a club within the ultra-exclusive Soho House West Hollywood, CA, was up-and-running in late January 2017 with an installation of VUE Audiotechnik equipment. The system needed to function in a range of applications: as a PA system with monitors for live performances; for dance music from world-class DJs; and as a foreground system for high-level distributed music.

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It’s a contemporary styled space with sheetrock and other highly reflective materials on the ceiling, which caused major problems with the old speaker package.
It’s a contemporary styled space with sheetrock and other highly reflective materials on the ceiling, which caused major problems with the old speaker package.

Vineyard Church Upgrades with Martin Audio

Debi Moen
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URBANA, IL––When Spangler Media was again called upon to repair the aging sound system in the Vineyard Church auditorium that had been further damaged by a major lightning event, Bob Spangler took advantage of the situation to bring in a Martin Audio MLA Compact system for a live demo as proof of concept.

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Technical Director Luke Flowers at the dLive S5000 Surface.
Technical Director Luke Flowers at the dLive S5000 Surface.

First Assembly Installs Allen & Heath for Sound Solution

Debi Moen
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LAFAYETTE, IN - First Assembly Community Ministries of Lafayette, IN celebrates its 90th anniversary in 2017 with a new audio system including an Allen & Heath dLive S Class Mixing System. Designed and installed by CCI Solutions, the new audio system, with its dLive S Class, complements the church's contemporary worship style and its focus on “Sunday excellence” meeting the church’s goals for sound quality and coverage and bringing the same sonic experience to everyone in the 1,100-seat sanctuary.

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