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Ground Zero Blues Club Expands With Peavey Versarray™ System

Ground Zero Blues Club MemphisMEMPHIS — The Mississippi Delta is considered “ground zero? of the blues-music movement. The town of Clarksdale in particular—where U.S. Highways 61 and 49 intersect at the fabled Crossroads—holds a mystique with music fans who come from around the world to experience the art form where it began.

Blues music evolved in juke-joint nightclubs across the region. But most juke joints are tucked away, out of reach from the main highways, and sometimes known only by locals. That’s why Mississippi native and actor Morgan Freeman teamed with blues aficionados Bill Luckett and Howard Stovall in May 2001 to create Ground Zero Blues Club as a home base for likeminded blues travelers. Naturally, they set it at the epicenter of blues lore. more

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

Guitar Master Tommy Bolan Rocks Out With The Help Of DigiTech Gear

bolantommy.jpg SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – For guitarist Tommy Bolan, music is life. “I live, eat and breathe music. Nothing else has ever mattered more to me,? he states. For Bolan, whether he is promoting his new album Zyko, performing a demonstration, or just showing his skills as a monster on the axe, he utilizes DigiTech gear regularly.

“The gear is beyond reliable, which is extremely important. It also has a way of sparking creativity for me as a musician. There is such a broad range of sounds and textures available with DigiTech products,? stated Bolan. “I’ll play a lot of live shows and the equipment takes a beating and needs to be consistent on a night to night basis. The DigiTech gear I use has always held up and the guys who make the equipment will always stand behind their product.? more

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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

$120M SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT COMPLEX EXTENDS SCENESTUDIO DIGITAL SIGNAGE USAGE

Chelsea Piers in ManhattanChelsea Piers Uses SceneStudio for Member & Guest Communication at Their Health Club, Ice Rink & Golf Center

Buffalo, NY (February 17, 2009)RidgeLogic Development, a developer of digital signage software for single locations, announces that Chelsea Piers, a 28-acre sports and entertainment complex featuring state-of-the-art facilities for thirty different sports, located between piers 59 and 62 on the Hudson River in New York City, has expanded their usage of SceneStudio digital signage. more

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Electrosonic’s Products Division Parts from Systems Integration Group, Seeks Resellers, and Launches New Products Website

Electrosonic announces major changes to its Products division which now operates as a fully separate entity from Electrosonic’s AV Systems Integration business. The Products Division is actively seeking resellers for its product line and has just launched a new products-only website. more

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THE WORLD’S LARGEST LIVE MUSIC COMPANY, LIVE NATION, OPENS HOUSE OF BLUES HOUSTON WITH ALL SENNHEISER MICROPHONES

hob_houstonopening.JPGHOUSTON, TEXAS, FEBRUARY 2009: Sennheiser USA and House of Blues Entertainment, Inc., a Live Nation company, have again joined forces for the latest House of Blues live music venue. The impressive 43,000 sq. ft. facility is located in the recently opened $200 million Houston Pavilions complex. In common with the twelve existing branded music venues in the United States, House of Blues Houston features an array of Sennheiser and Neumann microphones. Optimum sound is ensured by evolution wireless and Neumann wired vocal microphones, evolution instrument mics as well as evolution wireless personal monitoring systems. more

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Hitachi CP-A52 3LCD Projector Completes Trio Of “Good/Better/Best? Ultra-Short Throw Projector Models

hitachi-cpa52.jpg– The CP-A52 joins the CP-A100 and ED-A100 as the three ultra-short throw projector models that provide distinct options based on customer’s needs and budgets –

CHULA VISTA, Calif., February 20, 2009 — Hitachi Home Electronics (America), Business Group has introduced the CP-A52 3LCD projector offering ultra-short throw capability and easy maintenance. Hitachi now offers three ultra-short throw projectors with the introduction of the CP-A52 (including the CP-A100 and ED-A100), providing “Good/Better/Best? options for a growing number of end-users with varying needs and budgets. All three models can be used in combination with Hitachi Software StarBoard FXDUO interactive whiteboards. more

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Highland Life Center Roars To Life With L-ACOUSTICS

highland_life_center_stage.jpgHighland Baptist Church’s new multipurpose facility blessed with spectacular sound thanks to Digital Resources and L-ACOUSTICS

WACO, Texas — After nearly four decades of holding worship services in their original sanctuary, the staff and congregation of Highland Baptist Church in Waco, Texas have now moved their preaching — as well as their playing — into the church’s new multipurpose Life Center, which is equipped with a full loudspeaker and amplifier package from L-ACOUSTICS. more

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