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SHURE MICROPHONES FEATURED IN ROCK BAND 2 VIDEO GAME

rock-band-3.pngFor decades, Shure microphones have been a mainstay of rock and roll stages, from the largest arenas and stadiums to the smallest bars and clubs. Now they’re also appearing onstage in the virtual world, compliments of the Harmonix and MTV Games’ best-selling, critically acclaimed music video game Rock Band 2. more

SHURE WIRELESS MICROPHONES “THRILL? MICHAEL JACKSON FANS

Thriller Live 1When the producers of the “Thriller Live? musical arrived at the Lyric Theatre in London, they found themselves faced with the difficult challenge of isolating a wireless radio frequency within the heart of London’s theatre district. After much deliberation, the company turned to Shure and the Joint Frequency Management Group (JFMG) to provide the solution. more

Pantel Announces 42-Inch Outdoor Weatherproof LCD HDTV Now Full 1080p

Pantel 42-Inch Outdoor Weatherproof 1080p LCD HDTVGARDEN GROVE, Calif., May 06, 2009 — Pantel (www.panteltv.com), the worldwide leader in outdoor weatherproof TV solutions, is proud to announce that its 42-inch (PAN-420) LCD HDTV is now full 1080p compliant, joining the 1080p 52- and 65-inch screen sizes. Pantel’s 1080i 20- and 32-inch screen sizes round out the most complete outdoor weatherproof LCD HDTV line in the industry. more

Big Show Construction Management Creates Flagship Marketing Suite For Brookfield Properties

BrookfieldWhen Brookfield Properties, a commercial real estate corporation that owns, develops and operates premier assets in downtown cores of high-growth North American cities, devised plans for its new flagship marketing suite in Manhattan’s Grace Building the company approached Big Show Construction Management (BSCM) to create the sleek, contemporary interactive space. more

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The WWE Wrestles With grandMA To Commemorate “Wrestlemania XXV” At Huge Pay-Per-View Event In Houston

WrestleWhen World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) marked the 25th anniversary of “WrestleMania” with a dynamic four-hour Pay Per View event, four grandMAs and four grandMA lites were deployed by Christie Lites. Lighting/Production Designer Jason Robinson and programmers Jeff Wilkin, Anthony (Geddy) Kordyjaka, Jason Shaw, John Buck and Troy Eckerman were tasked with programming and running the massive show, which aired on April 5 from Reliant Stadium in Houston. A.C.T Lighting is the exclusive distributor of the grandMA in North America. more

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Rat Sound Deploys World’s Biggest L-ACOUSTICS K1 System For Coachella And Stagecoach Festivals

coachella_yyys.jpgINDIO, California – May 2009 — If this year’s Coachella and Stagecoach festivals can be viewed as a barometer for the live sound industry, it’s going to be a stellar summer touring season regardless of what economists are predicting. More than 260,000 music fans from all over the nation and world converged at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California, during the final two weekends in April to catch remarkable performances from Paul McCartney, Leonard Cohen, The Cure, The Killers, Morrissey, My Bloody Valentine, M.I.A., Public Enemy, Brad Paisley, Kenny Chesney, Reba McEntire, Kid Rock and nearly 160 other artists packed into five collective days. more

WSDG MARKS FOURTH DOLBY-APPROVED STUDIO/SYSTEM DESIGN

NY’S audioEngine Studio E Meets All Performance Criteria / EFE-X Busy in Bogota

NEW YORK: Dolby is recognized for maintaining one of the industry’s most stringent acoustical installation testing programs. The approval process requires Dolby staff technicians to complete a comprehensive sequence of tests designed to measure demanding listening/performance capabilities. more

Barix Audio Over IP Devices Comprise Audio Distribution Network Across Large Shopping Mall In Portugal

Barix and Acutron Deliver Audio and Control Capabilities for Entertainment and Security Purposes

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, May 4, 2009 — Barix AG, a pioneer in IP-based audio, intercom, control, and monitoring, announces that Acutron Electroacustica of Portugal has completed the installation of a Barix Audio over IP zoned audio solution for the Colombo shopping mall in Lisbon. The solution provides Colombo, one of the largest shopping malls in Europe, with a point-to-multipoint solution to deliver voice, audio and control signals to more than 30 locations. more

Atomic Lighting Fortifies Premio Lo Nuestro A La Musica Latina Awards With Coemar Infinity, Parlite LED Lights

PremioAtomic Lighting (Lititz, Pennsylvania) surrendered a powerful assortment of Coemar Infinity and ParLite Led lights to sizzle Univision’s Premio Lo Nuestro a la Musica Latina awards show, broadcast live on March 26th, 2009. more

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PORTABLE SOUNDFIELD MIC HELPS TO CAPTURE THE ESSENCE OF OZ ST350 USED EXTENSIVELY FOR LOCATION SOUND ON BAZ LUHRMANN’S ‘AUSTRALIA’

australia.JPGLAS VEGAS, NEVADA: SoundField’s portable ST350 microphone was used extensively to capture 5.1 location ambience during production of Baz Luhrmann’s recent cinematic epic ‘Australia,’ starring Nicole Kidman and Hugh Jackman, and also featured in one of Apple’s ‘Set To Screen’ series of short video clips about film production (now available as podcasts for free download from the iTunes online Store). The ten-minute MP4 episode on Sound Design for Luhrmann’s latest opus features supervising sound editor Wayne Pashley using the ST350 to record wind sounds, salt flat ambience and musical performances on location in baking 40-degree temperatures for ‘Australia,’ and Location Sound engineer Guntis Sics being unequivocally positive about the crew’s choice of microphone. more

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