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BergenPAC Technical Director Joe Feola (center) flanked by Boulevard Pro’s James and Anthony Cioffi. Photo: Chris Marksbury
BergenPAC Technical Director Joe Feola (center) flanked by Boulevard Pro’s James and Anthony Cioffi. Photo: Chris Marksbury

L-Acoustics Performs in Bergen PAC Install

Debi Moen
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ENGLEWOOD, NJ -- Bergen Performing Arts Center was switching gears - instead of renting a system, they were owning one. The new sound system had to be in place in time for Ringo Starr and His All-Starr Band. Boulevard Pro met the deadline, designing and installing an L-Acoustics Kara sound system and relished the response from Ringo.

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John Holder, owner of Blue Ridge Sound, was hired to mix sound for the three-day festival.
John Holder, owner of Blue Ridge Sound, was hired to mix sound for the three-day festival.

Earthworks SR20s Capture Huck Finn Jubilee

Debi Moen
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ONTARIO, CA – Every summer nearly 40,000 bluegrass fans head to Ontario, CA, to enjoy the Huck Finn Jubilee Bluegrass Music Festival. John Holder, owner of Blue Ridge Sound, was hired to mix sound for the three-day festival, which celebrated its 40th year this June. Holder, a longtime Earthworks microphone user, brought his Earthworks SR20 microphones along to capture it all.

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Myers’ latest project, one of two annual international sales meetings he does for the custom clothing company, Tom James, included a complete FBT system – something that Myers said was advantageous for multiple reasons.
Myers’ latest project, one of two annual international sales meetings he does for the custom clothing company, Tom James, included a complete FBT system – something that Myers said was advantageous for multiple reasons.

Myers Concert Productions Chooses FBT for Corporate Events

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MURFREESBORO, TN – Myers Concert Productions has been increasingly working FBT speakers into its touring and corporate inventory. Company owner DJ Myers cites sound quality, equipment weight and ability to blend into the event as a few of the reasons why they're choosing the products.

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Mexican singer-songwriter Julion Alvarez is a popular interpreter of a Mexican music genre known as “Banda.”
Mexican singer-songwriter Julion Alvarez is a popular interpreter of a Mexican music genre known as “Banda.”

3G Supports Julion Alvarez Tour With Martin Audio

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MEXICO CITY - 3G Productions is deploying a Martin Audio MLA system for a US tour by Mexican singer-songwriter Julion Alvarez. Alvarez, one of the most popular interpreters of a regional Mexican music genre known as “Banda,” has several Latin Grammy Award nominations and is the first with a following large enough to justify a tour of this size in arenas across the country.

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"We start them out with the basics - from winding cables to signal flow," explains SoundGirls Co-Director Tiffany Hendren.
"We start them out with the basics - from winding cables to signal flow," explains SoundGirls Co-Director Tiffany Hendren.

SoundGirls Summer Camps Make Use of Mackie Mixers for Live Shows

Debi Moen
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MODESTO, CA — Every summer, SoundGirls sponsors a series of summer camps across the U.S., teaching groups of teenagers what it's like to mix a live show. The summer camps are overseen by SoundGirls president and co-founder Karrie Keyes and co-director Tiffany Hendren. With only a few days to go from the basics to a live show, SoundGirls relies on equipment that's easy to understand and easy to operate. For that reason and others, Mackie equipment is part of the mix.

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Hamilton on Broadway. Photo: Joan Marcus
Hamilton on Broadway. Photo: Joan Marcus

As 'Hamilton' Marks One Year on Broadway, DPA Microphones Continue to Play a Key Role

Debi Moen
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NEW YORK  – The hit musical Hamilton prepares to celebrate its one-year anniversary on Broadway. Sound designer Nevin Steinberg, a longtime user of DPA Microphones, continues to rely on the company's products to bring audiences to their feet each night for the cast and orchestra's performances. Along with d:screet 4061 Omnidirectinal Miniature Microphones for the cast, the orchestra makes use of eight d:dicate 4011 Cardioid Microphones and five d:vote 4099 Instrument Microphones on the string instruments (bass, violins and violas).

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Radio City Rockettes have been performing at Radio City Music Hall since 1933.
Radio City Rockettes have been performing at Radio City Music Hall since 1933.

Radio City Music Hall Upgrades with LEO from Meyer Sound

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NEW YORK — A new permanent sound reinforcement system centered on Meyer Sound's LEO components has been installed at Radio City Music Hall in midtown Manhattan. The new system will support performances by the Radio City Rockettes, including this summer’s New York Spectacular and the Christmas Spectacular slated for this upcoming holiday season.  

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The Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival lineup featured some of the world’s most renowned blues artists.
The Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival lineup featured some of the world’s most renowned blues artists.

JBL By Harman Helps Chesapeake Bay Blues Fest Overcome Elements

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ANNAPOLIS, MD—JBL by Harman VTX Series line arrays provided live sound at the Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival. “We were in really poor weather conditions the whole weekend—we gave floating subs a whole new meaning,” says Jared Miller, production manager at vendor Palmetto Soundworks. “The performance of the VTX rig was excellent, even with that much water."

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