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Randy Meullier Turns To Soundcraft Vi6 For Alice Cooper “Theatre Of Death� Tour

SSE Audio provides Soundcraft platform for rock legend’s European leg.

POTTERS BAR, United Kingdom — When Alice Cooper embarked on his current UK and European Theatre of Death tour, his long-serving sound engineer Randy Meullier was finally able to bag his first choice digital console — the Soundcraft Vi6™.

And he says he largely has Pete Russell at the SSE Audio Group to thank. Taking over the European sound production duties from Phoenix-based Precise Corporate Staging (PCS), by the time Russell suggested that Meullier try the Soundcraft platform (with the Vistonics™ II interface), the sound man — who has been piloting the legendary rocker’s front-of-house mixes for the past seven years — had already served his baptism on the Vi6 in Norway and Cyprus.

“Earlier in this tour I did a fly-in show at the Skaanevik Festival in Norway and it was a joy to use the more

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Incorporating AV While Preserving the Look and Ambiance of a Rocky Mountain Home

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The following information is courtesy of the 2008 CEDIA Electronic Lifestyles Designers’ Choice Awards. For more information on how to become a member of CEDIA, or information on its awards program please visit www.cedia.org or call (800) 669-5329.

2008 CEDIA Electronic Lifestyles Awards Entry: Best Integrated Home, Level IV: $330,000 – $355,000
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Date design began: 02-22-06
Date installation was completed: 12-01-07

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The client’s home is located near wilderness areas high in the Rocky Mountains. The natural setting and active client lifestyle dictates an engineering goal that preserves safe, seamless transitions between the picturesque landscapes, the pleasures of a restful luxurious design, and the vibrancy of multi-tasking family members. more

MEDIALON controls impressive dome projections in the Hong Kong Space Museum’s Theatre

Hong Kong Space Museum

The 8,000-square-meter Hong Kong Space Museum has recently renovated the Stanley Ho Space Theatre. The theater, sheltered beneath the museum’s famous egg-shaped dome, is part of the planetarium area of the museum.

Integrated by PCCW, one of the leading AV and IT solutions company provider based in Hong-Kong, a Medialon Control system is part of the cutting-edge digital planetarium system installed in the Stanley Ho Space theatre.

The Hong Space Museum, which hosts a diameter of 23 meters hemispherical projection, is one of the first planetarium in the world to possess a fully automatic control system in its theatre. It has also been the first to have installed an OMNIMAX film projector in Asia.

The world highest resolutions Sky-Skan Definiti 8K full dome system is driving 6 sets of SONY T110 SXRD video projectors for impressive full more

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Written by award Winning Industry Leader, Sound Systems: Design and Optimization is a “Cookbook” From the Master Chef of This Field

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Bob Dodd
781-313-4726 or r.dodd@elsevier.com

(BOSTON, MA – October, 2009) Focal Press, a division of Elsevier, is pleased to announce the publication of Sound Systems: Design and Optimization, 2e by Bob McCarthy.

With this definitive guide to sound reinforcement alignment and design, Bob McCarthy shares his expert knowledge and effective methodology from years of teaching audio professionals. more

Herman Procurement and Logistics Supports Future of Industry

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December 1, 2009 —NSCA has announced the industry leaders sponsoring its 2010 Business & Leadership Conference and Herman Procurement and Logistics has been recognized for showing its support for building better integrators, especially in these challenging economic times. more

SENNHEISER APPOINTS HERMAN AS CHANNEL PARTNER TO DISTRIBUTE INTEGRATION PRODUCT LINE

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OLD LYME, CONNECTICUT – OCTOBER 2009: Sennheiser Electronic Corporation (www.sennheiserusa.com) announces an agreement with Herman Procurement & Logistics (www.hermanelectronics.com) to be a distributor for Sennheiser integrated solutions throughout the U.S. Herman will distribute Sennheiser’s innovative evolution and installed sound series microphones, as well as its full line of conference and RF/infrared assistive-listening systems. Herman plans to stock an extensive array of Sennheiser products in all five of its distribution facilities located in Miami, Atlanta, New Jersey, Dallas and Nevada to provide local availability and better serve Sennheiser customers. more

Lexicon Begins Shipping Highly Anticipated PCM Native Reverb Plug-In Bundle

After meeting extremely favorable reviews at its AES introduction in October, Lexicon today began shipping the new PCM Native Reverb Plug-In Bundle. The newest addition to Lexicon’s legendary processing family provides seven Lexicon reverb algorithms that are designed to deliver the highest level of sonic quality and function while offering all the flexibility of native plug-ins. more

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ALTINEX GAINS ISO 9001:2008 CERTIFICATION

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Brea, CA – November 2009… Altinex, recognized globally as a leading manufacturer of Modular AV Signal Management Solutions™, is pleased to announce the company has received ISO 9001:2008 certification after an extensive analysis of its quality systems. While Altinex was previously certified ISO 9001:2000 compliant, certification with this latest revision to the internationally renowned management system standard represents yet a further commitment to quality and reliability that customers can expect from the company and its many product offerings. more

Extron MediaLink® Controller with Contemporary New Design Now Shipping

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Extron Electronics is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the MLC 62 RS D MediaLink® Controller, an easy-to-use keypad controller for controlling A/V equipment in classrooms and meeting facilities. The MLC 62 RS D features eight customizable backlit soft touch buttons providing control capabilities for common A/V functions including display power, input switching, and volume control. The new controller serves as a replacement for a display’s handheld IR remote, providing user-friendly control for a projector or flat panel display, and eliminating problems related to misplaced IR remotes, confusing menus, and dead batteries. more

NOW AVAILABLE TO RESELLERS – THE ONLY ANALOG/IP AUDIO/VIDEO SURVEILLANCE DVR IN THE INDUSTRY FIELD SERVICEABLE AND UPGRADABLE

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Cameras to fit any situation: Analog / IP, Indoor / Outdoor, Vandalproof / Water Resistant, Color / Black and White / IR, Hidden / Mini / Full PTZ and Low Resolution / High Resolution

Now Available To Resellers From PAM Distributing™ And SeeStation™ In 5 Configurations For Home To Large Enterprise Security

Tulsa, Oklahoma, November 23, – Pam Distributing, a warehousing electronics industry wholesaler, announced today that it is offering, for distribution and sale by new Dealers, Distributors, Installers, Integrators and Contractors, the next level in video surveillance from SeeStation. SeeStation just introduced their new multi-featured security solution DVR series. more

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