A virtual press conference from Sound & Video Contractor

Archive of the News Category

Peavey Restores Sound at Historic Temple Theater

Temple Theater stage

Temple Theater stage

Hartley Peavey’s mission to restore the sound of the historic Hamasa Shrine Temple Theater in his hometown of Meridian, Miss., is more than just a professional challenge. It’s personal.

Joseph Lane Peavey, the Peavey Electronics Corporation founder and CEO’s grandfather, was very active in the Hamasa Shriners—his name is even engraved on the Moorish Revival theater’s cornerstone. Like Hartley, J.L. Peavey was an entrepreneur and an inventor with many patents to his credit. Hartley inherited his collection of hand tools when he passed in 1955, and two years later used those tools to build the first Peavey amplifier. more

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: Audio, Loudspeakers, News, Video |

AVIOM’S PRO64® DIGITAL SNAKE BRINGS FLEXIBILITY TO FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF THE COVENANT

Digital Snake Used as Part of Audio Distribution for PA and Recording Setup

ERIE, PA, NOVEMBER 2, 2009— Aviom’s Pro64® digital snake (WFX Booth 1124) is helping to simplify audio distribution for the front of house and recording setup at First Presbyterian Church of the Covenant in Erie, PA. more

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: Houses of Worship, News |

Listen Technologies Successfully Promotes Industry Through AV Week Activities

BYU Museum Tour for AV Week

A group uses Listen wireless products while on a tour of the BYU Museum of Art during AV Week.

Listen Technologies Corporation increased awareness of the AV community both within the company and the community through its InfoComm AV Week activities.

AV Week is an annual event sponsored by InfoComm International, intended to promote the audio-visual industry and its importance in the daily lives of consumers. AV Week was held this year from October 19 through 23. To prepare for AV Week, Listen obtained proclamations of “AV Week? from the Utah State Governor as well as the Salt Lake County Mayor; the company then announced a series of events to take place throughout the week. more

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: News |

Electro-Voice sound for LA’s Whisky a Go Go

ev_wisky_a_go_go_001.jpg

The centrepiece of the installation are the four Xi-1153s and Xi-1122MHA loudspeakers from Electro-Voice, driven by two TG7 and 10 TG5 power amplifiers with integrated more

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: Loudspeakers, News, Video |

Electro-Voice & Bosch “Safe & Sound? at Northlands Park Exposition Centre

northlands_aug09_01.jpg

A groundbreaking new dual-purpose Electro-Voice & Bosch installation at the expanded Northlands Park Exposition Centre in Edmonton, Alberta truly represents the leading edge in installed sound system design. more

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: Audio, Loudspeakers, News, Video |

Electro-Voice EVA premieres in Straubing theatre

tre_theater_am_hagen_001.jpg

Straubing – The “Stadttheater Am Hagen,? as the municipal theatre in Straubing is known, is an affiliate of the Landestheater Niederbayern (Lower Bavarian State Theatre). In 2003, the theatre was thoroughly renovated and now seats 330. To make it possible to stage lavish musicals and other musical productions in future, it was necessary to reequip the auditorium with new sound equipment. After an initial enquiry in Dec. 2008, TRE Professionelle Audiotechnik, which is based in Parkstetten, was entrusted with the installation. It was supported in this task by Thomas Sterling, PI Sales Manager in Bosch Communications Systems’ Support Centre (South). more

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: Loudspeakers, New Products, News, Video |

HARKNESS SCREENS CELEBRATES 80 YEARS IN BUSINESS

FREDERICKSBURG, VA, NOVEMBER 2, 2009 – Harkness Screens, the world’s leading manufacturer of projection screens for cinema applications is celebrating its 80th year in business. more

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: News |

Electro-Voice sound for Italy’s Zelig cabaret

zelig_cabaret_2009_001.jpg

Straubing, August 2009 One of the most popular cabaret shows on Italian TV, Zelig has enjoyed record ratings since its inception in the mid-1990s. The show is recorded twice weekly in front of an audience of 2,500 in Milan’s Arcimboldi Theatre. The elegant, historic setting gels perfectly with the concept of the hit show, but in terms of technical infrastructure the Arcimboldi Theatre is the soul of modernity. more

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: Loudspeakers, News, Video |

Integrating an Existing 2-channel Stereo into an Intuitive Control System

ih16o.jpg

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 III: $230,000 – $290,000

Date design began: 03-05-05
Date installation was completed: 06-28-07

FEATURE ESSAY

ih16p.jpg

1. Please provide a short four to six sentence synopsis describing the project goals, special features, or nuances.

The goal of this complex project was to integrate a high-rise apartment while incorporating the client’s existing reference two-channel stereo system. We wanted to create an intuitive control system that would be inconspicuously and strategically positioned throughout the contemporary “mansion in the sky” to manage the multi-room more

Houston church chooses Electro-Voice for new sanctuary

creekside-fellowship_2009_001.jpg

NLFX Professional recently installed an extensive Electro-Voice sound system at Creekside Christian Fellowship, a church located southeast of Houston, Texas. With the help of EV’s IRIS-Net remote-control and supervision software, NLFX continues to monitor the performance of Creekside’s new system from its offices nearly 1,500 miles away in Bemidji, Minn. NLFX’s Travis Scharn described the project: more

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: Houses of Worship, Loudspeakers, News |

About

Stay up to date on the latest technology news. Select press representatives post company news several times a day. Check back often to get the latest news on product releases, mergers and acquisitions, and product applications. To be included in this virtual press conference, please contact The Wire.

Calendar

January 2015
M T W T F S S
« Dec    
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031  

Your Account

Subscribe

Subscribe to RSS Feed

Subscribe to MyYahoo News Feed

Subscribe to Bloglines

Google Syndication