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Now Open: Shure’s Fantastic Scholastic Competition

Fantastic Scholastic Logo NILES, IL, October 3, 2008 — Open to university and college students nationwide, the registration for Shure’s fifth annual “Fantastic Scholastic” recording competition will remain open until October 17, 2008. A random drawing on or about October 22, 2008, will determine the ten competing schools, each of which will receive a standardized “mic locker” from Shure that must be used to complete every recording project submitted. 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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SENNHEISER PROVIDES WIRELESS AND WIRED SYSTEMS FOR NBC’S COVERAGE OF THE BEIJING OLYMPIC GAMES

uwe_olympics_2008.JPGBEIJING, CHINA: Sennheiser Electronic Corporation was selected to provide wireless microphones and personal monitor systems to NBC during the network’s coverage of the 2008 Beijing Olympics, August 8-24. From the spectacular Beijing Opening Ceremony to the handover to the 2012 London Olympics during the Closing Ceremony with London mayor Boris Johnson, NBC Olympics utilized Sennheiser Professional 3000, 5000 and evolution series wireless microphone and personal monitor systems to ensure uninterrupted coverage from every venue. In addition, Uwe Sattler, Sennheiser’s technical director, was on site to assist with frequency coordination and reallocation for broadcasters using Sennheiser RF equipment. more

NEUMANN INTRODUCES THE DIGITAL VERSION OF THE CLASSIC TLM 103

tlm_103_d_ea.JPGOLD LYME, CONNECTICUT: Neumann is introducing the TLM 103 D, the next classic microphone to enter the digital realm, at the 125th AES Show in San Francisco. When used in conjunction with digital workstations, Neumann Solution-D microphone technology makes life easier for users. The integrated, extremely fast, peak limiter guarantees optimal recording levels at all times. Likewise, the Neumann A/D converter built into the microphone eliminates the necessity of tedious experimentation with external converters and preamps. more

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SENNHEISER MKH 800 TWIN OPENS UP NEW DIMENSIONS IN RECORDING

mkh_800_twin_nickel.JPGOLD LYME, CONNECTICUT: Sennheiser is showcasing the MKH 800 TWIN studio microphone at the 125th AES Convention in San Francisco opening up completely new dimensions for sound engineers in broadcasting, studio recording and film scoring. At its output, the dual capsule microphone provides both audio signals separately, allowing the mic’s pick-up pattern to be adjusted freely and remotely at the mixing desk, and then optimized later in the calm of the post-production studio. more

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IMPRESSIVE SOUND, IMPRESSIVELY SMALL – THE NEW MKE 1

mke_1.JPGOLD LYME, CONNECTICUT: Sennheiser introduces its latest professional clip-on microphone, the MKE 1, at the 125th AES Convention in San Francisco. With a capsule that’s not much bigger than the head of a match, the MKE 1 achieves a natural, full sound with a clear and present treble, as proven in comprehensive field tests. Particular care was taken to ensure the microphone capsule was fully protected from moisture, so the MKE 1 can hold its own in harsh live conditions longer than other clip-on microphones. more

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MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS ROCK OUT WITH SENNHEISER

jonas_brothers.JPGHOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA: MTV’s Video Music Awards adopted the theme of Hollywood movie magic for its special twenty-fifth anniversary show from the historic Paramount Studios. Things were not always as they first appeared as the show’s stars paid homage to Hollywood with performances on Paramount’s back lot and inside Stage 16. But it was no illusion that Sennheiser microphones were everywhere, from the red carpet arrival area to one performance after another, including spectacular set pieces by Sennheiser artists Rihanna, the Jonas Brothers and Paramore. more

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THE EVOLUTION e 965 – A NEW TRUE CONDENSER VOCAL MICROPHONE

e_965.JPGOLD LYME, CONNECTICUT: Sennheiser is introducing the evolution e 965 microphone at the 125th AES Convention in San Francisco. Not only is this new microphone the audio specialist’s flagship product within the successful evolution range, it is also its first large-diaphragm true condenser microphone. more

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TRANSAUDIO GROUP LAUNCHES NEW ELLIPTICAL BOCK AUDIO 5-ZERO-7 MICROPHONE

5_zero_7.JPGLAS VEGAS, NEVADA: TransAudio Group, the worldwide distributor for Bock Audio, is launching the new Bock Audio 5-ZERO-7 hand-built, large body tube microphone at the 125th AES Convention in San Francisco. Designed to be the ultimate in studio vocal microphones, the Bock 5-ZERO-7 is a new approach in high-end mic design that combines a unique and patent-pending elliptical capsule with a vintage-inspired, fully discrete, tube mic amplifier and custom power supply. more

AKG Features Industry-Leading WMS 4500 Wireless Microphone System At AES

AKG Acoustics is showcasing the recently released wireless WMS 4500 microphone system which offers improved audio capabilities versatile enough to handle multiple users and multi-channel applications simultaneously. Like its predecessor, the WMS 4000, the WMS 4500 offers a wide range of available components for operational adaptability and has been modified for greater durability and flexibility with accompanying wireless applications. more

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