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Blue Man Group Gives Kudos To Stage Research’s SFX For Shows Around The World

bmgStage Research, Inc., the developer of audio, sound design and lighting software, is pleased to announce that its SFX software, for creating reliable and enriched soundscapes, is being used by the innovative BLUE MAN GROUP in its shows in Las Vegas, Orlando, Berlin, Oberhausen, Tokyo and Stuttgart.

The BLUE MAN GROUP‘s production team taps SFX for multitrack music and audio playback and sound effects during their sell-out shows. “It‘s been great,” reports Matt Koenig, sound supervisor for BLUE MAN Productions. “SFX was easy to get going and manage, and it‘s easy to make changes with the software — something we do frequently during the tech process. SFX gives us the flexibility to set up screens, pages, playlists and cue lists and revise them quickly and easily.” more

Radian Audio Launches New Apex Series Monitors at the NAMM Show

Orange, CA (January 17, 2008) – At the NAMM Show, Radian Audio Engineering is introducing its new Apex Series of compact stage monitors with the launch of the Apex 1200 and the Apex 1500, two ultra-compact, low profile, two-way floor monitors for live performance and installed sound applications. The Apex 1200 features Radian’s top of the line, American-made 12-inch coaxial speaker with a 2-inch compression driver, and the Apex 1500 houses a 15-inch version, in an enclosure engineered to be almost half the size of conventional stage monitors without sacrificing performance. more

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Toshiba Introduces All Encompassing 2008 LCD TV Line With a Series for Every Lifestyle

5 New Series, 4 New Cosmetic Designs, 3 New Dimensions of Picture Quality, and 2 New Gaming Features, Create 1 Hot New LCD Line-up

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ — CES — Toshiba America Consumer Products, L.L.C. (“Toshiba”) announced today its Spring 2008 LCD TV introductions, including 20 new LCD TV models in five distinct series, creating a robust line-up with something for every lifestyle. For 2008, Toshiba has focused on improving image quality, connectivity, and design. more

PANASONIC LAUNCHES WIRELESS HOME THEATER SYSTEM WITH INTEGRATED BLU-RAY DISC PLAYER

Media Friendly System Boasts Blu-ray, SD Memory Card Slot, iPod Dock

LAS VEGAS, NV (January 6, 2008) – Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company today announced the launch of its first home theater in a box (HTiB) system with an integrated Blu-ray Disc player. The new model, SC-BT100, is the perfect complement to a flat panel, large screen TV. more

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SHARP UNVEILS SECOND-GENERATION AQUOS BLU-RAY DISC PLAYER WITH ADVANCED FEATURE SET

Slim-line AQUOS® Blu-ray Disc player delivers Full HD 1080p digital output along with BD-ROM Profile 1.1 support

LAS VEGAS, January 7, 2008 – Sharp expands its Blu-ray family with the introduction of the AQUOS® BD-HP50U Blu-ray Disc player that provides Full HD 1080p digital output. When paired with an AQUOS HDTV Liquid Crystal television, the BD-HP50U enables consumers to enjoy the latest Blu-ray Disc titles, as well as standard-definition DVDs, in the highest resolution possible. more

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RIEDEL PROVIDES SEAMLESS BEHIND-THE-SCENES COMMUNICATIONS FOR HP PAVILION ARENA

Riedel Communications, pioneer of advanced intercom and radio technology, is providing seamless communications for the production team of California‘s HP Pavilion at San Jose arena. Riedel‘s state-of-the-art Artist Digital Matrix intercom system is ensuring flawless production throughout the 450,000-square-foot indoor arena during its full schedule of shows. more

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Medialon Goes To The Movies At Danilo Restaurant, Bar and Cafe

DaniloWhen Swedish Film (SF) decided to build the most inventive and modern cinema complex in Europe, Filmstaden Bergakungen in Gothenburg, they also wanted a restaurant, bar and caf which would be an attraction in itself, not just a complement to the cinema. With that in mind, SF teamed with Primetec AB and concept developer Stylt Trampoli to create Danilo restaurant, bar and caf where a Medialon ManagerV4 Lite orchestrates lights, sound and moving images. more

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NEUTRIK SHOWCASES ETHERCON FOR CAT6 CABLES AT WINTER NAMM

ANAHEIM, CA, JANUARY 15, 2008 – Neutrik, designer and manufacturer of the industry leading XX series XLR cable connector, showcases its EtherCon series for CAT6 cables at Winter NAMM 2008 (Hall A, Booth #6320).

The EtherCon CAT6 series offers a rugged patch cable solution, which includes a metal housing for RJ45 cable connectors that protect them against mechanical load. It is equipped with Neutrik‘s chuck-type strain relief with a separate push-pull locking mechanism to avoid accidental unplugging. The cable solution is available in custom lengths and the receptacle will accept a standard RJ45 cable end in addition to the EtherCon CAT6 patch cable. more

ANTHEM ROOM CORRECTION SYSTEM CREATES ULTIMATE AUDIO “SWEET SPOT”

Anthem‘s new Room Correction System for the Anthem Statement Digital Audio/Video Processors uses cutting-edge technology to optimize the speaker/room interface to achieve the “target response” in any listening room.

ONTARIO, CANADA – January 15, 2008 – Anthem, a division of Paradigm Electronics Inc., a leading manufacturer of high-end electronics for music and home theater, announces a new addition for the Anthem® Statement D2 digital audio/video processor– the Anthem Room Correction System (Model ARC-1). This system will also be available as an add-on to any existing Anthem Statement D1 or D2 processors. more

RF CENTRAL RAISES THE BAR ON CUSTOMER SUPPORT WITH NEW AROUND THE CLOCK EXTREMECARE™

Carlisle, PA, January 15, 2008 – RF Central, a leading digital microwave technology provider, has set a new standard for customer service within the broadcast industry with the launch of its new ExtremeCare™ 24/7 support program. more

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