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  • Meyer Sound SB-2 Steers Obama’s Speech at Arizona State University

    FOH Staff | News | July 17, 2009TEMPE, AZ — As Barack Obama side-stepped the issue of not being given an honorary degree — and jokingly promised that the university’s leadership would soon be facing scrutiny by the I.R.S. — Clearwing Productions was doing its part to make sure the President’s commencement address was not getting muddled by the resonance problems afflicting Arizona State University’s Sun Devil Stadium.
  • Peavey Versarray 212 Rolls with 2009 Mayhem Tour

    FOH Staff | News | July 17, 2009
    All That Remains, part of the heavy metal Mayhem tour
    PHOENIX — For the second summer in a row, the Mayhem Tour is featuring the ribbon-loaded Versarray 212 line-array sound system from Peavey Electronics. Read More...
  • JBL Touring Systems Heard by 50,000 at GlobalGathering Freedom Festival

    FOH Staff | International News | July 17, 2009
    Pop singer Dima Bilan climbs on a truss in front of a JBL VERTEC VT4888DP-AN speaker array.
    MINSK, Belarus —JBL touring systems teamed with rental sound company Touring Services to supply an expansive audio system for the Global Gathering Freedom Festival at the Borovaya Airfield that included products from JBL’s VerTec DP Series and HLA Series loudspeaker lines. Read More...
  • Relentless Garage Runs on Turbosound System

    FOH Staff | International News | July 16, 2009
    Relentless Garage
    LONDON — Relentless Garage, the new incarnation of the iconic venue, The Garage, re-opened at the end of June after a three-year closure. The refurbished venue includes a substantial Turbosound loudspeaker system. Read More...
  • Sands Casino Resort Selects Audinate’s Networking Solution

    FOH Staff | News | July 16, 2009BETHLEHEM, PA — The recently-opened $743 million Sands Casino Resort here is using Audinate’s Dante audio networking solution, a self configuring plug‐and‐play digital audio network using standard internet protocols, as the foundation for its AV system.
  • Shure Names James Ahlborn CFO

    FOH Staff | On the Move | July 16, 2009
    James Ahlborn
    NILES, IL — Shure Inc. named James Ahlborn vice president of finance and chief financial officer (CFO). He will lead the company’s finance division and have full responsibility internal auditing, financial planning and analysis, treasury, payroll, financial reporting, cost accounting, customs, accounts payable and receivable, tax analysis, and credit.  He will also provide strategic counsel as a member of the executive staff. Read More...
  • HK Audio at the Glastonbury Festival in England

    FOH Staff | International News | July 16, 2009
    Bruce Springsteen on the John Peel stage with GasLight Anthem
    GLASTONBURY, U.K. — With over 200,000 people on site and well over 100 stages and venues, the Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts is one the highlights of Europe’s summer festival season.
  • Dispatches from “Down Range,” with the Yamaha LS9

    FOH Staff | International News | July 15, 2009

    Jon Bullock, right, with Frank Urtado, seated, in Fallujah, Iraq
    Submitted by Jon Bullock:


    I am one of the fortunate few sound guys that is also a musician and earns a living doing both.  I am also one of even fewer who get the honor to travel overseas entertaining our troops, which I have been doing since 2001. These tours have taken me, multiple times, to Bosnia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Germany, Belgium, Japan, Korea, Italy, Kuwait, Iraq, Afghanistan and a few of the other “-stan” countries.  

  • Digital Revolution to Represent Mojave Audio Products in Key Markets

    FOH Staff | On the Move | July 15, 2009
    C.J. Lewis
    DENVER, CO — Digital Revolution, an independent sales and marketing firm led by principal C.J. Lewis, has been chosen to represent Mojave Audio’s product line in states of Colorado, Utah, Arizona, New Mexico, Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska, Illinois, Wisconsin, and Minnesota. Read More...
  • Miami’s Ultra Music Festival Supported by D.A.S. Audio, Others

    FOH Staff | News | July 15, 2009
    MIAMI — For the dance music crowd, Miami’s annual Winter Music Conference has long been regarded as the main event, attracting professionals from numerous countries around the globe. Coinciding with the 24th annual conference staged earlier this year was the 11th annual Ultra Music Festival — the biggest electronic music festival in the U.S. Held at Miami’s oceanfront Bicentennial Park, the Ultra Music Festival served as the conference’s closing ceremony. Read More...
  • Riedel RockNet Helps Moonlight Amphitheatre Adapt to Varying Production Needs

    FOH Staff | News | July 14, 2009
    VISTA, CA —The Moonlight Amphitheatre, an outdoor venue specializing in Broadway classics,  was recently updated with a RockNet digital audio network from Riedel Communications, installed by  Acoustic Dimensions. The setup includes two mixing consoles — one for the orchestra and another for vocals, and the system also needed to allow large numbers of inputs to move between the orchestra pit and the show, depending on the event. Read More...
  • Rick Wakeman Marks Royal Anniversary with iLive Gear

    FOH Staff | International News | July 14, 2009
    Ian Barfoot at FOH, Hampton Court. Photo by Lee Wilkinson
    LONDON — Two Allen & Heath iLive digital mixing systems were used at FOH for a production by Rick Wakeman at Hampton Court Palace for two sold-out nights. There, Wakeman performed his 1973 album, The Six Wives of Henry VIII, to mark the 500th anniversary of Henry’s ascension to the throne.
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