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SENNHEISER MKE 1 PROPELS LES MISÉRABLES TO NEW HEIGHTS

quilico_charest.JPGQUEBEC CITY, CANADA – OCTOBER 2008: Directed by Frédéric Dubois and staged in the recently renovated Capitol, Quebec City’s oldest theatre, this new production of Les Misérables has broken new ground in terms of its simple and direct staging, high-end cast, and audio quality. With 32 live microphones on stage, nothing was left to chance and the new Sennheiser MKE 1 lavaliere mic proved an invaluable asset. more

SENNHEISER’S 935 MIC SUCCESS STORY CONTINUES WITH JAKE OWEN

jake_owen.JPGNASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – OCTOBER 2008: As one country music’s fastest rising stars, Jake Owen’s debut album has already earned him three consecutive hit singles, a performance at the 2008 CRS New Faces Show, and an Academy of Country Music nomination for “Top New Male Vocalist.” All this, and Owen only learned to play the guitar and write songs a few short years ago! He was originally on course to become a professional golfer before a career-ending injury shelved that dream. Although the prophets… er, critics have foretold of even grander success for Owen – who is preparing to release his sophomore album on RCA Records – the native Floridian has already scored the opening slot in tours headlined by heavyweights Kenny Chesney, Brad Paisley, Brooks & Dunn, Alan Jackson, Little Big Town, and Sugarland. more

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U.S. EMBASSY IN PRAGUE CELEBRATES INDEPENDENCE DAY WITH KLEIN + HUMMEL

prague_1.JPGPRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC – OCTOBER 2008: The annual U.S. Independence Day celebration is deeply meaningful to American citizens living abroad. Thus, the U.S. Embassy in Prague, Czech Republic put on an ambitious event for the birthday of the world’s oldest democracy that included barbeque, a marching band, fireworks, and stirring orations. When the Embassy contacted pro audio distributor Panter s.r.o. to obtain sound reinforcement equipment commensurate with the prestige of the event, Panter set them up with a collection of Sennheiser wired and wireless microphones amplified through Klein + Hummel PA speakers. more

DWIGHT BAKER, MATCHBOX RECORDING STUDIO ENGINEER, UPGRADES TO AN API 1608 CONSOLE

dwight_baker_1.JPGAUSTIN, TEXAS – OCTOBER 2008: Matchbox Recording Studio, in Austin, Texas, has an abundance of both vintage and new analog equipment that, when coupled with a Pro Tools HD3 system, lends authenticity and a somewhat indescribable “organic heft” to the many projects that are recorded there. Owner and operator Dwight Baker, an accomplished songwriter (Kelly Clarkson) and drummer (Heart, Enrique Iglesias) in addition to a seasoned sound engineer, recently replaced Matchbox’s vintage API 2244 with a brand new 32-channel API 1608 small-frame console so that his studio would still have the “API sound” that he loves so much. more

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SENNHEISER AND JAMSPOT TEAM UP TO PROMOTE SENNHEISER MICROPHONES

jamspot.JPGOLD LYME, CONNECTICUT – OCTOBER 2008: Sennheiser, the world leader in the design and manufacture of microphones, headphones and wireless transmission systems announces that it has joined forces with JamSpot, Inc. to promote Sennheiser performance microphones to up-and-coming musicians. more

FIRST AUDIO UNDERGROUND™ ROADSHOW A SMASHING SUCCESS

aur_sacramento_08.JPGLAS VEGAS, NEVADA: The well-attended, successful, inaugural Audio Underground Roadshow (AUR), held at The Hangar Studio in Sacramento, California on September 6, 2008 proved that given the right mix of audio inventors/manufacturers, top-name audio pros and showcasing quality gear, really does attract end-users. Attendance at the first show was well over one hundred qualified local audio professionals, which far exceeded expectations. more

TRANSAUDIO GROUP ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY OF AN AFFORDABLE SURROUND MIC

sps200.JPGLAS VEGAS, NEVADA: TransAudio Group, the U.S. distributor for SoundField is showcasing their new SPS200 software controlled microphone at the 125th AES Convention is San Francisco. Perfect for both the broadcast and audio recording markets, the SoundField SPS200 is the most affordable mic in the line with a USD list price of $2,995.00. Production models of the microphone, resulting from a three-year R&D program, are shipping now. SoundField staff will be at the company’s booth at AES 2008 in San Francisco (Booth #1416) to show the product to attendees and answer any questions they may have. more

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TRANSAUDIO GROUP INTRODUCES NEW DAKING MIC PRE ONE

micpreone_front.JPGLAS VEGAS, NEVADA: TransAudio Group, the U.S. distributor for Geoffrey Daking and Company, Inc., announces the introduction of the high performance Daking Mic-Pre One single-channel microphone/instrument. Sharing the gain structure and Class A, fully discrete transistor circuitry design of the popular Daking Mic Pre IV, the Mic Pre One additionally features a unique variable high-pass filter and ships in a freestanding ‘DI-style’ steel enclosure, ensuring both strength and noise immunity. more

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DRAWMER DEBUTS THE KICKBOX 4×4

kickbox.JPGLAS VEGAS, NEVADA: In response to pleas for durable, professional-grade mic/line inputs with multiple outputs for live sound, location recording, and broadcast, Drawmer has engineered the all new Kickbox 4×4 portable active splitter that will be showcased at the 125th AES Convention in San Francisco. Housed inside a rugged, road-ready carrying case, the Kickbox 4×4 accepts up to four XLR mic/line inputs and delivers them with uncompromised fidelity to up to 16 XLR line-level outputs. As with all of Drawmer’s industry-leading products, TransAudio Group will import and distribute the Kickbox 4×4 in the USA. more

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TONELUX INTRODUCES THE NEW EQUALUX

equalux_v3.JPGLAS VEGAS, NEVADA: Tonelux Designs Limited, distributed by TransAudio Group, introduced their first product in an all new line of rack-mounted gear at the 125th AES Convention, in San Francisco, The single-rack space EQUALUX EQ is the equivalent of the highly sought after Tonelux EQ4P which fits into the Tonelux V-8 Roadster and Tonelux V-Rack. more

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