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SYMNET SOARS IN GOTHIC CHURCH

firstpresbyt_eriepa_exterior.JPGERIE, PENNSYLVANIA – JUNE 2009: Built in grandeur amidst the economic tide of the Great Depression, First Presbyterian Church of the Covenant in Erie, Pennsylvania is a spiritual and architectural gem. It is the only gothic style church in Erie, boasting amazing stonework, Tiffany stained glass windows, the largest pipe organ in northwestern Pennsylvania, and seating for 800 parishioners. First Presbyterian’s recently-completed $2 million renovation returned the gleam to those aspects of the building that were showing their age and, in addition, added an articulate sound system that blends seamlessly into the impressive stone columns of the sanctuary. For the first time in its eighty-year history, the church has a sound system possessing intelligibility and musicality worthy of its magnificence and at its heart lies a SymNet Express 4×12 Cobra with ARC-2i remote control panels. more

KEYBOARDIST BRIAN RUEDY SELECTS ASHLY LX-308B STEREO MIXER FOR UPCOMING TOUR

brian_ruedy.JPGMEDFORD, OREGON – JUNE 2009: Fans of guitarist Brian “Head” Welch were excited to hear recently that he would be embarking on his first solo tour since leaving Korn in 2005. Faced with an itinerary of tour dates across the U.S. and potential tour dates in Australia and Europe, Welch’s keyboard player and programmer Brian Ruedy went in search of a rugged, high-quality but compact onstage mixing solution, which he found in the Ashly Audio LX-308B stereo mixer. more

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SEAL’S “SOUL” TOUR GOES GLOBAL WITH SENNHEISER

seal_2009.JPGOLD LYME, CONNECTICUT – JUNE 2009: Three-time Grammy Award-winner Seal is currently on a world tour to promote his sixth album “Soul,” which features such soul classics as “A Change is Gonna Come,” “It’s a Man’s Man’s Man’s World,” “Stand by Me” and “People Get Ready” and is, for many, the high point of an already exceptional career. Having recently wrapped up the U.S. leg of his worldwide “Soul” Tour, Seal next heads to Australia for some promotional events before a busy summer of European dates and a return to Australia with his three-piece band and a stage full of Sennheiser and Neumann mics, a NET 1 system and Sennheiser personal monitor systems. more

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DANLEY LOUDSPEAKERS LOVE THE NIGHTLIFE AT MIAMI’S AERO BAR

aerobar_2.JPGMIAMI, FLORIDA – JUNE 2009: Located in the stunning heat of Miami Beach’s world-famous club scene, Aero Bar has been inspiring rumors of revolution in club design and philosophy since it opened less than a year ago. Aero Bar’s space and vibe are without antecedent and challenge conventions that appear tired and dated in its magical light. Alex Caballero, principle of southern Florida’s more

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VOICEOVER VETERAN, JOAN BAKER, ENDORSES NEUMANN

joan_baker.JPGNEW YORK, NEW YORK – JUNE 2009: As the manufacturer of the high-end vocal microphones that have been integral to the voiceover industry since its inception, Neumann is pleased to announce its endorsement of Joan Baker.

In an amazing career that now spans two decades, Joan Baker has been “the voice” for hundreds of programs, promos, and commercials in TV, film, and radio. Her clients include ABC News, American Express, and ESPN, among countless others of equally high profile. more

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SENNHEISER ADDS MZF 8000 FILTER OPTION TO MKH 8000 SERIES TO ENHANCE BROADCAST APPLICATIONS

mzf_8000.JPGOLD LYME, CONNECTICUT – JUNE 2009: With the new MZF filter module, the MKH 8000 microphone series can provide excellent sound and climate resistance, even in tough broadcasting and film applications. The MZF 8000 filter module effectively suppresses both handling and wind noise. The signal level can be lowered via a high-quality pad allowing it to be optimally adapted to the recording equipment. more

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SENNHEISER’S POPULAR MKH 8000 SERIES GOES DIGITAL

mzd_8000.JPGOLD LYME, CONNECTICUT – JUNE 2009: Sennheiser is introducing the MZD 8000 digital module for the popular MKH 8000 Series at InfoComm 2009. Now, the MKH 8000 series can be digitalized directly at the microphone head, ensuring a natural sound without any loss of quality.

“A warm, natural, yet fantastically clear and powerful, sound is what makes the MKH 8000 series really stand out,” explains Dawn Birr, Sennheiser’s product manager for professional products. “The new digital module ensures that this sound is maintained in full quality along the entire signal chain, in contrast to conventional digitalization, which uses a separate analogue/digital converter at some stage along the chain. The MZD 8000 digital module eliminates cable losses and, most importantly, features a converter and surrounding circuitry that have been optimally matched to the microphone.” more

ASHLY CELEBRATES 35 YEARS OF BUILDING ELEGANT SOLUTIONS TO EVERYDAY AUDIO ISSUES

ashly_montage.JPGWEBSTER, NEW YORK – JUNE 2009: Ashly Audio is celebrating its 35th Birthday at InfoComm. Central to the history of Ashly Audio is Billy Thompson, the maverick engineer who, in 1974, inspired the five owner/operators of a struggling live sound company to redirect their talents toward the production of live sound equipment. It was Thompson’s passion for designing and building processors and amplifiers of unparalleled functionality, musicality, and reliability that cemented Ashly’s enduring reputation in both the fixed installation and live sound markets. And it was Thompson’s prescience that moved Ashly to the forefront of the digital revolution, where its current array of network-ready products provide solutions of power, reliability, and economy for the modern integrator. more

SENNHEISER IMPLEMENTS NEW AFFORDABLE RF SUPPORT SERVICES

OLD LYME, CONNECTICUT – JUNE 2009: Sennheiser Electronic Corporation announces several new RF consultation and support services, which are intended for Sennheiser’s end users and dealers. The array of premium, yet affordable, services include transmitter customization, a free “help desk,” spectrum sweep consultations, and Sennheiser’s competitive 700 MHz rebate. more

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SENNHEISER INTRODUCES K-ARRAY AT INFOCOMM 2009

k_array_group.JPGORLANDO, FLORIDA – JUNE 2009: Sennheiser Electronic Corporation will introduce K-array, the newest addition to its family of distributed brands, at InfoComm 2009. K-array manufactures incredibly thin, lightweight loudspeakers that deliver impressive power and sound quality for medium to large-scale applications, including touring, events, installed sound, and broadcast. more

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