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Nachtresidenz in Dusseldorf Upgrades with Funktion-One System

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Nachtresidenz, DÜSSELDORF, GermanyDÜSSELDORF, Germany - When the owners of Nachtresidenz decided to upgrade their 15-year-old sound system, they turned to Thöne & Partner for an assist. Nachtresidenz’s main room is now home to a new five-point speaker system from Funktion-One.

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VUE Names Ilona Adamson Marketing Manager and Promotes Jeff Taylor to VP Americas

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Ilona Adamson, Marketing Manager, VUE AudiotechnikESCONDIDO, CA - VUE Audiotechnik named Ilona Utriainen Adamson, pictured here, marketing manager. The company as promoted Jeff Taylor, pictured below, as VP Americas. Prior to his promotion, Taylor served the company as U.S. sales manager.

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FOH Editor to Host NAMM TECnology Hall of Fame

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ARP 2600 SynthesizerANAHEIM, CA — Ten historic musical and sound inventions dating from 1947 through 2000 (including the 1970-vintage ARP 2600 analog synthesizer, pictured here) will be inducted to the 10th annual NAMM TECnology Hall of Fame, Saturday, Jan. 24 at the Winter NAMM 2015 show. Presented by the NAMM Museum of Making Music, the awards are hosted by FRONT of HOUSE editor George Petersen.

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Gigant Sound-Letus Provides Outline GTO for New Year's Eve Celebration in Warsaw, Poland

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Outline, NYE at The National Stadium by Stołeczna Estrada, Gigant Sound-LetusWARSAW, Poland - Among the many high-profile New Year’s Eve events staged throughout Europe to see in 2015, one of the largest must surely have been that which took place in Warsaw. Staged in the grounds of The National Stadium by Stołeczna Estrada with production support by Gigant Sound-Letus, a gathering of 120,000 people took part in a colossal open-air party to welcome the New Year.

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Harman Launches VTX PRO Seminar Series

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(Left to Right): Vic Wagner, Sound Image; Ken “Pooch” Van Druten, FOH engineer; Jesse Adamson, Sound Image; Paul Bauman, JBL; and Eric Friedlander, JBL.NORTHRIDGE, CA – Harman’s JBL Professional recently launched its VTX PRO Seminar Series with an event that took place in Orlando, FL on Jan. 15. More than 20 more seminars are planned, with an itinerary that dovetails with the current Linkin Park tour. The seminars are led by Ken “Pooch” Van Druten, FOH engineer for Linkin Park; Jim Digby, tour director for Linkin Park and president of the Event Safety Alliance; Vic Wagner, system engineer for Sound Image; and Vinnie Perreux, Harman Professional's market manager, tour sound. Pictured here, from left, are Wagner, Van Druten, Sound Image's Jesse Adamson and JBL's Paul Bauman and Eric Friedlander.

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Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith Perform in Minneapolis with NEXO and Yamaha Gear

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NEXO STM Amy Grant and MWS Concert side stageMINNEAPOLIS — Christian artists Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith performed a Christmas concert with a full orchestra at Target Center in Minneapolis on Dec. 13. Reach Communications (Champlin, MN) provided NEXO STM speakers, NUAR amps and Yamaha consoles for control, including a Yamaha PM5D-RH at FOH and dual CL5s at monitors – one for the orchestra and one for the headliners.

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Cocoa Village Playhouse Goes Digital with Soundcraft Vi3000 Console

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Having relied on a Harman Soundcraft MH3 console for many years, the in-house staff at Cocoa Village Playhouse in Cocoa, FL recently upgraded to a full digital infrastructure that includes a Soundcraft Vi3000 console. Pictured here with the console is Gavin Little, lead audio/sound designer at the venue.COCOA, FL — First opened to the public in 1924, The Historic Cocoa Village Playhouse (CVP) is listed on the national register of historic buildings, and serves as the community theater for regional Broadway performers. Having relied on a Harman Soundcraft MH3 console for many years, the in-house staff recently upgraded to a full digital infrastructure that includes a Soundcraft Vi3000 console. Pictured here with the console is Gavin Little, lead audio/sound designer at the venue. Add a comment

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Community Professional Names Steve Young Director, North American Sales

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Steve Young, Director of North American SalesCHESTER, PA – Community Professional Loudspeakers named Steve Young director, North American Sales. Young comes to Community from Music Group, where he served as manager of Business Development for brands including Midas, Klark-Teknik, Turbosound and Eurocom, has more than 20 years of experience in sales, marketing and management. Prior to Music Group, Young was vice president of sales and marketing at Mitek (Atlas Sound).

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3G Pro Audio Names David Myers Head of New AV Installation Division

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3G Pro Audio Names David Myers Head of New AV Installation DivisionLOS ANGELES — 3G Pro Audio named David Myers director of the company’s new Installation Division. Myers, who has 25 years of experience along with CTS-I and CTS-D certifications in Installation and Design, is tasked with building a division that sets itself apart in terms of innovative solutions, new methodologies and successful collaboration with clients.

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Woman Killed By Loudspeaker Scaffolding Collapse During Pope Francis’ Visit to Philippines

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TACLOBAN, The Philippines — Kristel Mae Padasas, 27, died Jan. 17 from a head injury caused by a loudspeaker scaffolding collapse during Pope Francis’ visit to the reconstructed airport in storm-ravaged Tacloban.

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