FOH Magazine
International News

French Soundco Invests in A&H dLive Digital Console

E-mail Print PDF

Musical’RéAURAY, France — Musical’Ré, an events company based in the Brittany region of northwest France, recently invested in Allen & Heath’s new dLive digital mixing system. Musical’Ré selected the S7000 control surface with DM48 MixRack. The company used the system for the first time as the main stage FOH console at the festivals, Les Nuits Soniques and Les Hivernales Tinéniac.

Add a comment
Read more...
 
On the Move

The Warehouse Expands and Joins Adamson Network

E-mail Print PDF

 The Warehouse Sound Services

EDINBURGH, Scotland — The Warehouse Sound Services has been named the U.K. dealer for loudspeaker brand Adamson Systems Engineering. The Warehouse currently has offices in Glasgow and Edinburgh, Scotland. To further support Adamson in northern England, The Warehouse is opening a third branch in Chorley, Lancashire, U.K. It will be led by Craig Buckley and Paul Atherton.

Add a comment
Read more...
 
News

In Memoriam: IED Co-Founder Hardy Martin, 1936-2016

E-mail Print PDF

In Memoriam: Hardy MartinLOUISVILLE, KY — Hardy Martin, co-founder of Innovative Electronic Designs (IED), died May 1 at his home in Louisville, KY. He was 79. Martin and longtime associates Ray Allen and Robert Ponto established IED in 1978, initially to develop an automatic microphone mixer for JBL. From there, Martin and others at IED developed many firsts in the realm of digital audio processing.

Add a comment
Read more...
 
International News

Orange Ex-Services’ Club in Australia Upgrades its Coral Sea Room with VUE Audiotechnik Speakers

E-mail Print PDF

For the Orange Ex-Services’ Club (OESC)’s Coral Sea Room, Colton Computer Technologies (CCT) installed VUE Audiotechnik al-4 Subcompact line array systems paired with an as-215 Dual 15-inch vented subwoofer and a V4 systems engine.ORANGE, Australia — For the Orange Ex-Services’ Club (OESC)’s Coral Sea Room, Colton Computer Technologies (CCT) installed VUE Audiotechnik al-4 Subcompact line array systems paired with an as-215 Dual 15-inch vented subwoofer and a V4 systems engine. Add a comment

Read more...
 
International News

Irish Orchestra Performs in London with DPA Microphone Assist

E-mail Print PDF

The  Comhaltas National Folk Orchestra of Ireland performed in London with DPA MicrophonesLONDON — DPA microphones played a key role in delivering optimum sound quality to the Comhaltas National Folk Orchestra of Ireland, which made its London debut over Easter with a special concert at the Barbican. DPA’s d:vote Instrument Microphones were used to amplify various instruments, including the harps that are central to the orchestra’s sound. Barry McCusker, director of Armagh-based rental company McCusker Pro Audio, specified the gear. Add a comment

Read more...
 
International News

Swiss University Lecture Halls Equipped with Meyer Sound CAL

E-mail Print PDF

University of BaselZURICH and BASEL, Switzerland — Two leading Swiss universities have equipped lecture halls with Meyer Sound CAL 64 column array loudspeakers to provide highly intelligible voice reproduction in challenging acoustical environments. Identical CAL systems at ETH Zurich and the University of Basel (pictured here) apply advanced beam steering technology to custom tailor uniform coverage of two differently shaped lecture halls, greatly improving students’ intelligibility of instructors’ voices. Add a comment

Read more...
 
International News

Leona Lewis Tours with K-array Slim Array and SSL L500

E-mail Print PDF

FOH engineer Dave Wooster is using SSL’s L500 console for Leona Lewis’ I Am show LONDON — Soulful, multi-talented vocalist and performer Leona Lewis has been on a 14-date tour of the U.K. with an SSL L500 console and K-array Slim Array technology, chosen by FOH engineer Dave Wooster. Lewis’ I Am show provides Wooster with around 65 inputs from the stage.

Add a comment
Read more...
 
International News

HardMoves International Bouldering SuperFinal Competition in Germany Gets Riedel Support

E-mail Print PDF

The event took place March 5 in Riedel Communications’ hometownWUPPERTAL, Germany — As the six strongest teams of the HardMoves Fight Club met at Wuppertal’s magnificent Historische Schwimmoper indoor swimming center to compete in the international bouldering series’ SuperFinal, Riedel Communications supplied the real-time media network and intercom system that supported live links to other venues, as well as live streaming. Add a comment

Read more...
 
News

Nashville’s Rock ’n’ Roll Marathon Features RCF Gear

E-mail Print PDF

RCF systems were used for the Music City stage during the event.NASHVILLE — RCF was front and center at the 2016 St. Jude’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon running through the streets of Nashville. Gallatin, TN-based Lonely Dog Productions got the runners off providing sound reinforcement at the beginning leg of the marathon. Add a comment

Read more...
 
News

Morris Purchases More Than 500 Pieces of d&b audiotechnik Equipment

E-mail Print PDF

d&b's NoizCalc screen shotNASHVILLE — Morris has added to its warehouse repertoire by purchasing 578 new pieces of d&b audiotechnik equipment. This investment will allow Morris to further engage with clients in the touring industry, as well as take on more live events and continue to make an impact in the variety of services it offers through its Integration division. The d&b audiotechnik equipment includes a variety of unique features, including ArrayCalc, ArrayProcessing, and NoizCalc (pictured here).

Add a comment
Read more...
 
Page 9 of 211