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B.B. King Museum Opens With Fanfare, Star Power & Peavey

B.B. King performs at the opening of his namesake museumINDIANOLA, Miss.—The B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center opened September 13 with a three-day celebration and an historic concert that paired the blues legend with several of the marquee artists he has inspired.

Tracing King’s journey from the fields of the Mississippi Delta to Beale Street and beyond, the museum displays a trove of memorabilia to illustrate the artist’s life and inspiration. Among the guitars and artifacts are 1950s-era 78-rpm recordings from the personal collection of Peavey Electronics Founder and CEO Hartley Peavey, a lifelong blues aficionado. Even the $15 million facility itself is part of the collection, built onto the cotton gin where King worked as a young man. more

DUAL ILIVE SYSTEM BRINGS CLARITY TO CENTRAL BAPTIST CHURCH SOUND

cbc.JPGCentral Baptist Church (CBC), located in St. Louis, Missouri, has installed two Allen & Heath iLive-80 digital console systems to handle FOH/Monitors and Broadcast needs. The 750-capacity facility is a dynamic musical church, which, in addition to various weekly services, hosts a number of events including theatrical, musical, and dance performances, community events, guest speakers, workshops and educational sessions. The installation was managed by Drainer Albright & Associates with system integration by Modern Communications and Output Unlimited. more

PRG Audio And JBL Vertec® Line Arrays Power Toyota Concert Series On NBC’s Today Show

In a demonstration of the power and versatility of JBL VERTEC® line arrays before a national audience, PRG Audio has provided the live sound reinforcement for NBC’s “Toyota Concert Series On TODAY,? airing throughout the summer on the network’s TODAY Show. This year, the Concert Series has featured performances by Alicia Keys, Sheryl Crow, Miley Cyrus and many more. The most recent Concert Series segment on August 29 featured performances by the Pussycat Dolls (“When I Grow Up?) and Katy Perry (“I Kissed A Girl?). more

Wisdom Audio Partners with D-Tools to Provide System Integrators with Detailed Sage Series Product Information

CARSON CITY, Nev., Sept. 17, 2008 — Now that the much anticipated award-winning Sage Series high-end architectural and freestanding speaker systems have begun to ship, Wisdom Audio (www.wisdomaudio.com), the leader in planar magnetic technologies, is proud to announce that it has partnered with Concord, Calif.-based D-Tools, Inc. This collaboration within the Manufacturers Vantage Point (MVP) program will now make it easy for users of D-Tools’ award-winning System Integrator software to specify Wisdom Audio’s Sage Series audio systems for client projects. more

YAMAHA COMMERCIAL AUDIO SYSTEMS HOLDS TRAINING CLASSES AT AES EXHIBITIION; NEXO 7.1 SYSTEM SUPPORTS AES SPECIAL EVENTS ROOM

BUENA PARK, Calif.─ Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems, Inc. (YCAS) will offer two distinct training classes throughout the AES Show in Demo Room #120. The classes will be 60-90 minutes in length and the first will cover Digital Audio Networking Solutions for Sound Reinforcement with a second class for advanced users of the Yamaha PM5D-EX console. more

CLEAR-COM SHOWCASES CELLCOM® VERSION 2.0 AT LDI 2008

Wireless Communication System Operates In Spectrum Unaffected for FCC February Reallocation Process

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, SEPTEMBER 15, 2008—Clear-Com® Communication Systems, a Vitec Group brand, is taking another step in the evolution of its unique CellCom® digital wireless beltpack system with the newly enhanced CellCom® (formerly CellCom10) Version 2.0, to be displayed at LDI 2008 (Booth #668). The popular wireless intercommunication system now features enhanced beltpack capacity, Interrupted Foldback (IFB) functionality and improved group operations between beltpacks, party-lines and other external inputs. more

Paradigm’s New SUB 25 Has Brains to Match its Brawn

PARADIGM REFERENCE SIGNATURE SUB 25 HAS BRAINS TO MATCH ITS BRAWN

A range of features, such as universal input power, Power Factor Correction and optional integration of room correction technology, make the new subwoofer as smart as it is powerful.

TORONTO, CA – September 15, 2008 – Paradigm Electronics Inc., an international leader in speaker design and manufacturing, introduces its most powerful and intelligent subwoofer ever: the Signature SUB 25. Recognizing that on-demand power is the essence of subwoofer performance, Paradigm has designed the SUB 25 to effectively harness and optimize AC line current for optimal performance. more

CLEAR-COM’S ECLIPSE DIGITAL MATRIX VERSION 5.0 NOW SHIPPING

Latest Version Offers Increased Connectivity and Expandability for Broadcasters

AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS, SEPTEMBER 12, 2008—Clear-Com® Communication Systems, a Vitec Group brand, launches Version 5.0 of its highly robust Eclipse® Digital Matrix System. Acting as a central switching unit for communications across a broadcast operation, the new Eclipse Digital Matrix Version 5.0 offers more connectivity options between frames and panels, expands the Digital Signal Processing and “Listen Again? capabilities on V-Series user panels, and simplifies the user interface of its configuration software. Clear-Com demonstrates these capabilities at IBC, Stand 9.C40a. more

Wisdom Audio’s Award-Winning High-End Sage Series Architectural and In-Room Audio Systems Now Shipping

Wisdom Audio Sage Series L75i In-Wall SpeakerCARSON CITY, Nev., Sept. 11, 2008 — After a tremendously successful 2008 CEDIA Expo, Wisdom Audio (www.wisdomaudio.com), the leader in planar magnetic technologies, is proud to that its new award-winning Sage Series high-end architectural and freestanding speaker systems is now available to ship to new dealers. The acclaimed Sage Series’ L75i speaker won a Residential Systems Magazine 2008 Resi Award in the “Speakers – On-Wall or In-Wall? category during the recent CEDIA Expo. more

WORXAUDIO TECHNOLOGIES DEBUTS M80X3-P LINE ARRAY

m80×3p_lo.JPGGreensboro, NC – September 2008… WorxAudio Technologies, a leading manufacturer of loudspeaker systems for the pro touring and install markets, proudly introduces the M80X3-P Line Array. A new addition to WorxAudio Technologies’ TrueLine™ Series, the new M80X3-P is a two-way, high efficiency, ultra compact, line array loudspeaker system designed for the most natural sounding reproduction of speech and music program material. This exceptional new loudspeaker system excels at a wide variety of sound reinforcement applications, including performance venues and clubs, houses of worship, theaters, cabarets, as well as meeting and presentation facilities. more

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