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Shure 55SH Mics Shown at Grammy Museum

55 TowerSHURE 55SH VINTAGE ICON MIC ON DISPLAY AT THE GRAMMY® MUSEUM

LOS ANGELES (February 23, 2009) — The GRAMMY Museum, which opened in December 2008, is a 30,000 square-foot facility that explores and celebrates the enduring legacies of all forms of music, the creative process, the art and technology of the recording process, and the history of the premier recognition of excellence in recorded music — the GRAMMY® Award. The one-of-a-kind “21st Century Museum” features interactive, permanent, and traveling exhibits — with four floors of dynamic and engaging multimedia presentations. The grand opening of The GRAMMY Museum also marked the culmination of the milestone 50th Celebration of The Recording Academy® and the GRAMMY Awards. more

In the Studio With Shure

Lincoln BrewsterLINCOLN BREWSTER GETS BACK IN THE STUDIO WITH SHURE

ROSEVILLE, CA, January 15, 2009 — Lincoln Brewster keeps busy doing many things – focusing his energies on raising a family, making instructional DVDs, touring, recording, and serving as the worship arts pastor at Bayside Church in this Northern California town just outside of Sacramento. Having built a reputation on the Christian music scene as a singer/songwriter and guitarist, the 37-year-old musician has played with artists ranging from Journey’s Steve Perry to Michael W. Smith, shared writing credits with Paul Baloche, and posted his own share of radio hits. Released in September 2008, Today is the Day (Integrity Music) follows 2002′s Amazed as his latest studio album, and is a 10-track sonic tribute to technical and tuneful skills developed over the course of a career that began at age 12. more

Shure Podcast Answers Top 5 FAQs

NEW SHURE PODCAST ANSWERS TOP FIVE MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

NILES, IL, February 5, 2009 – Shure Incorporated answers its top five most frequently asked questions in the February edition of ShureCast, the Company’s educational podcast series. The show is the 18th episode in the series, which provides useful information about audio technology for professionals and consumers. more

Introducing Microphome™ professional mic cleaning foam

Microphome LLC, a Florida-based start-up company, has announced the immediate availability of its namesake product, Microphome™, a safe and easy-to-use disinfectant/deodorizer for microphones. This unique fast-drying cleaning foam takes only two minutes to use, leaves no resideu and kills 99.9% of all germs. Microphome is perfect for anyone who cares about the health, safety and sanitary condition of their microphones, including sound companies, rental houses, studios, rehearsal halls, churches, and broadcasters. more

SENNHEISER-ENDORSED ARTIST ADELE TAKES TWO GRAMMYS BACK TO THE UK

adele_grammys2009.JPGOLD LYME, CONNECTICUT – FEBRUARY 2009: UK singer/songwriter Adele has plenty to be happy about after winning Grammy Awards in the prestigious categories of Best New Artist and Best Female Pop Vocal Performance for her hit song “Chasing Pavements” on “Music’s Biggest Night,” which was broadcast by CBS from the Staples Center in Los Angeles on February 8th. The twenty year-old, who describes her music as “heartbroken soul,” also performed her chart-topping single on the 51st Annual Grammy Awards broadcast using a Neumann KMS 105 nickel-plated wired vocal microphone. more

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The BDM-01 – a new bass drum condenser from Milab Microphones

Milab BDM-01 bass drum microphoneThe BDM-01 is a brand new bass drum microphone equally at home in the studio and on the road. The condenser capsule is hand built by Milab in Sweden and provides superb attack and high-frequency response, especially when compared to dynamic capsules, which can be found in most bass drum microphones.

The electronics have been specifically designed to handle the power of the most hard-hitting drummers – the BDM-01 takes 155 db without audible distortion. The dynamic range, frequency response, sensitivity and pop filters have been optimised for the sound and power of the bass drum and other bass instruments. more

SHURE BRINGS IT HOME AT THE 51st ANNUAL GRAMMY® AWARDS

BB King-Buddy GuyUHF-R® Still a Mainstay for Live Performance

LOS ANGELES, CA, February 13, 2009 — Opening the GRAMMY® Awards this year with “Get on Your Boots,” a track from their forthcoming album, U2 set the tempo for live performances at this year’s ceremonies with Bono stepping into the spotlight using a Shure UHF-R wireless microphone equipped with an SM58® capsule. UHF-R continued to cut a wide swath across the wireless frequency spectrum throughout the evening, with a combination of SM58 and KSM9 handheld transmitters chosen by a lengthy list of performing artists, including Jennifer Hudson, Coldplay, Kid Rock, Carrie Underwood, John Mayer, B.B. King, Buddy Guy, Keith Urban, M.I.A., T.I., Kanye West, and Jay-Z. more

Rebate Program Extended to Canadian Customers

SHURE ANNOUNCES REBATES IN CANADA FOR 700 MHz WIRELESS SYSTEMS

NILES, IL, FEBRUARY 16, 2009 – Shure Incorporated announced today that its trade-in rebate program will be extended to Canadian customers who have purchased Shure 700 MHz frequency band (698-806 MHz) wireless systems and related components. The program was launched on December 1, 2008, to U.S. customers. more

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LECTROSONICS WIRELESS AND AUDIO PROCESSING DEPLOYED AT YOUNG CENTRE

wkorhonen_hi.jpgToronto, Ontario, Canada – February 2009… When it came time to upgrade the audio capabilities at Toronto’s Young Centre for the Performing Arts, the desire for a high performance wireless microphone system that could easily move from one presentation space to another was considered essential. Similarly, a viable solution to the ongoing challenge of mixing a variety of audio signals with minimal supervision was yet another concern. As the venue is home to professional and student level productions, Young Centre management insisted upon broadcast level audio quality and also required the equipment to provide ease of operation to all who would use it. They found exactly what they were looking for in their new Lectrosonics equipment. more

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Shure Energizes Springsteen at Super Bowl XLIII

SpringsteenSHURE ENERGIZES SPRINGSTEEN AT SUPER BOWL XLIII

TAMPA, FL, February 1, 2009—Fireworks and a capacity crowd at Raymond James Stadium helped propel Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band through a high-energy halftime gambol at this year’s Super Bowl, during which The Boss ripped through standards, including “Tenth Avenue Freeze-Out,” “Born to Run,” and “Glory Days,” tossing in the title cut from his new album, “Working on a Dream” among them just to keep an even strain on things. Taking the stage with 32 channels of wireless, Springsteen called upon vocal mics for the performance supplied by Niles, Illinois-based Shure Incorporated in the form of UHF-R® handheld transmitters topped withSM58 ®capsules. more

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