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To ensure even coverage for every seat in the house, 24 Adamson S10 line array sound speakers where flown left and right of the stage.
To ensure even coverage for every seat in the house, 24 Adamson S10 line array sound speakers where flown left and right of the stage.

Adamson Hits Right Notes with Royal Conservatoire of Scotland's 'Chess'

Debi Moen
International News

EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - An Adamson S10 line array system supplied by audio specialists, The Warehouse Sound Services Ltd, hit all the right notes during a sell-out run of the hit 1980s musical, Chess, at Edinburgh's Festival Theatre last month. Students from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (RCS) achieved critical acclaim after staging the West End and Broadway hit show in both Glasgow and Edinburgh.

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The Raven Age bass player Matt Cox with the band’s Allen & Heath Qu-SB digital mixer and AR84 AudioRack.
The Raven Age bass player Matt Cox with the band’s Allen & Heath Qu-SB digital mixer and AR84 AudioRack.

The Raven Age Take Flight with Allen & Heath

Debi Moen
International News

LONDON - British metal band The Raven Age relied on an Allen & Heath Qu-SB digital mixer on their recent European tour with Anthrax. Band bassist Matt Cox explains, “In the past our in-ear mix changed from night to night because we were using all local equipment, which naturally changed from venue to venue. Now, thanks to the Qu-SB, our mixes are the same every night.”

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Wylam Brewery has relocated its HQ and converted the Grade-II listed building into a fully operating, working brewery and events space after it had remained almost derelict for nearly a decade.
Wylam Brewery has relocated its HQ and converted the Grade-II listed building into a fully operating, working brewery and events space after it had remained almost derelict for nearly a decade.

Nitelites Installs RCF at Newcastle's Palace of Arts

Debi Moen
International News

NEWCASTLE, UK - Newcastle's Palace of Arts has been equipped with an RCF D-Line HDL20A system from local providers Nitelites. A sound system was required to handle the range of special event and music functions for the new resident in the complex, The Wylam Brewery, which is working with a local promoter for the entertainment offerings.

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Major Tom Ltd. is supplying a Meyer Sound Leo Family system on Ed Sheeran's "Divide" tour. Photo: Ralph Larmann
Major Tom Ltd. is supplying a Meyer Sound Leo Family system on Ed Sheeran's "Divide" tour. Photo: Ralph Larmann

Meyer Sound Boosts Ed Sheeran’s Solo Global Conquest

Debi Moen
International News

NEWCASTLE, UK - UK-based Major Tom, Ltd. is supplying a Meyer Sound Leo Family system on Ed Sheeran's three-continent tour, "Divide." This is the fifth consecutive year Meyer Sound products have supported Sheeran. Though working solo onstage, Sheeran is supported by an offstage crew headed by production manager and FOH engineer Chris Marsh.

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All wireless technology aboard AIDAprima has been made by Sennheiser.
All wireless technology aboard AIDAprima has been made by Sennheiser.

Sennheiser On Board with Cruise Ship AIDAprima

Debi Moen
International News

WEDEMARK, GERMANY - AIDA-fleet’s newest flagship, AIDAprima, has set a course not only for its onboard entertainment, but also for shipwide audio connectivity and for guests with hearing impediments using Sennheiser MobileConnect streaming and WiFi network integration. The media technology was installed on her wharf in Nagasaki, Japan, before the ship was transferred to Europe. ASC Amptoun System Company GmbH was the general contractor for the extensive light and sound technology. Wärtsilä FUNA International GmbH provided the broadcast-, video- and LED-technology.

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The extensive L-Acoustics system for Global Citizen India totaled 232 cabinets, comprising 36 K1, 12 K1 subs, 40 SB28s, 72 K2, six KARA and 16 dV-DOSC and 54 V-DOSC, all powered by LA8 amplifiers. Photo: Pip Cowley
The extensive L-Acoustics system for Global Citizen India totaled 232 cabinets, comprising 36 K1, 12 K1 subs, 40 SB28s, 72 K2, six KARA and 16 dV-DOSC and 54 V-DOSC, all powered by LA8 amplifiers. Photo: Pip Cowley

Coldplay, L-Acoustics Headline at Global Citizen India

Debi Moen
International News

MUMBAI, India — India's largest L-Acoustics system was deployed for the Global Citizen Festival India. The event featured Coldplay, A.R. Rahman, Jay Z and Demi Lovato, as well as Bollywood’s brightest stars. The audio team ran cable lines that stretched over a kilometer to cater for the live broadcast and recording audio. The delay towers proved to be a challenge, because of their sheer numbers and the distances to cover, and the organizers wanted a pure L-Acoustics sound signature to be maintained across the entire site. 

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Classical Spectacular at the Royal Albert Hall.
Classical Spectacular at the Royal Albert Hall.

Martin Audio Deployed for Classical Spectacular at Royal Albert Hall

Debi Moen
International News

LONDON - RG Jones’ long relationship with Martin Audio was extended in fine style again this month at the Raymond Gubbay-promoted Classical Spectacular at the Royal Albert Hall. RG Jones supplied not only a full-size Multi-cellular Loudspeaker Array (MLA) for the main PA but also an MLA Compact rig for the sidefills.

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