A virtual press conference from Sound & Video Contractor

ELECTRO-VOICE RAISES THE BAR IN DOWNTOWN MINNEAPOLIS

The thousands of revellers who flock to downtown Minneapolis every weekend have very high expectations when it comes to entertainment. Whatever the venue, the sound and lighting needs to be impressive to keep the crowds coming back for more, and competition is high. That‘s why a rapidly growing number of top downtown nightspots have new Electro-Voice sound systems that blur the line between “bar” and “club.” Here are a couple of examples of what’s happening on EV’s home turf–more coming soon!

Sneaky Pete’s (1st Av & 5th St)
System design/install: Doug Suiter, Metro Sound & Lighting, St. Paul

Sneaky Pete‘s is a brand new bar with a stunning QRx, ZX1i and Sb122 install that looks great and sounds even better. Like Drink a couple of doors down, the EV sound system at Sneaky Pete‘s accommodates the need for high quality background music AND club-level SPLs for DJ sets and live band performances later on in the evening. A no-expense-spared distribution of surface-mounted ZX1i boxes (with Sb122 sub reinforcement) accompany numerous plasma screen monitors throughout the bar, covering every square inch with impeccable audio and video. Assorted QRx boxes cover the dance floor and live stage. Power is via EV P-Series amps located on the lower level.

Drink (1st Av & 5th St)
System design/install: Doug Suiter, Metro Sound & Lighting St. Paul

Drink originally featured a large audio install with equipment from another top pro audio manufacturer. That system didn‘t make the grade, and was quickly replaced: now a proliferation of white Electro-Voice QRx, ZX1i and Sb122 boxes ensure the club, which boasts a brand new live stage, is packed every weekend.

Other recent EV installs of note in downtown Mpls include Bootleggers and Axis, both on busy 1st Av. Both feature QRx systems to deliver the full-bore club experience in a compact package.

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: News

DIGGERLAND USA: FIRST CONSTRUCTION-THEMED ADVENTURE PARK BUILT UPON ASHLY
PIE MAN SOUND ENSURES LONGEVITY WITH 32-CHANNEL API 1608 CONSOLE
METRIC HALO LAUNCHES DIRTY DELAY
PANORAMIC HOUSE CELEBRATES ITS FIRST YEAR WITH GREAT OCEAN VIEWS AND AN API 1608
KBZK and KXLF Replace Microwave Truck with JVC GY-HM650 ProHD Mobile News Cameras
Powersoft Introduces the DigiMod IK Kit, Enabling OEM Manufacturers to Build Simple, Customized Solutions Around its Renowned DigiMod Amplifier Series
Neumann Captures TEC Award Nominations for its TLM 107 Microphone and KH 120 D Studio Monitor
Planar Expands Clarity Matrix Video Wall Line with Two New Ultra-Narrow Bezel Models
‘Reliable, Rugged and Feature-Rich’ Symetrix DSPs Revamp Grand Casino Audio
Sennheiser Esfera Surround Microphone System and HD8 DJ Headphones are Nominated for TEC Award

About

Stay up to date on the latest technology news. Select press representatives post company news several times a day. Check back often to get the latest news on product releases, mergers and acquisitions, and product applications. To be included in this virtual press conference, please contact The Wire.

Calendar

June 2007
M T W T F S S
« May   Jul »
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930  

Your Account

Subscribe

Subscribe to RSS Feed

Subscribe to MyYahoo News Feed

Subscribe to Bloglines

Google Syndication