BB King‘s sound system in Nashville is run by Lee Catoe of TLC Engineering who relies on AKG wireless systems with the new MicroMic C 519 microphone for instruments, the new MicroMic C 518 and D 112 for the drums, the MicroMic C 520 and the new AKG D5 for vocals.
“A big part of our show is about making that connection with the people you‘re playing to. We chose the AKG MicroMic C 519 miniature microphones because the horn players like to come out into the crowd and dance around the club,” said Catoe. “They‘re heavy duty mics and they‘re good and rugged for repetitive use.” (more…)
Custom Electronics Systems Expert to Head Integration Partner Program
EDEN PRAIRIE, MN — August 9, 2007 – Remote Technologies Incorporated (RTI), the leading control systems manufacturer, announced today that Jason Lindvall will join the company as Director of Product Integration and will lead RTI‘s Integration Partner Program. Lindvall will serve as the technical liaison between RTI and manufacturer partner companies and his group will be tasked with developing interfaces between RTI products and other manufacturers‘ products. (more…)
Fairfield, New Jersey, August 9, 2007 — Middle Atlantic Products today announced that it has appointed Jonathan Pope as the company‘s second Regional Sales Manager in the Western USA. In his new role, Pope will report to Sales Director, Whitt Adams and will be responsible for supporting and assisting Middle Atlantic Products customers throughout the thirteen Western States with particular focus on the Pacific Northwest area. (more…)
Richard Lefkowitz and Murray Williams take new roles with Middle Atlantic Products as Engineering Manager and Products Manager, respectively.
Fairfield, New Jersey, August 9, 2007 — As Middle Atlantic Products continues its expansion in to the electrical/electronic products market, the company today announced the appointment of Richard Lefkowitz as Electrical/Electronic Engineering Manager and Murray Williams as Electrical/Electronic Products Manager. These two new managerial appointments underscore Middle Atlantic Products‘ commitment to providing a range of solutions that address the essentials of an integrated enclosure system, especially power management, and further strengthen the company‘s leadership while adding a wide range of experience for this increasingly prioritized production area. (more…)
OLD LYME, CONNECTICUT: Pro audio powerhouse, Sennheiser USA, and the most rockin’ chain of clubs in North America, House of Blues Entertainment, have cemented an agreement to enhance House of Blues(r) live music venues throughout the continent with a dazzling array of Sennheiser and Neumann wired microphones and Sennheiser headphones. Sennheiser, which is currently celebrating 50 years of wireless technology innovation, has upped its commitment by supplying the current venues with Evolution Series wireless vocal microphones as well as Evolution Wireless personal monitor systems. (more…)
Minneapolis, MN. — (August 9, 2007) – www.chiefmfg.com – Now you see it, now you don‘t! The flat panel decorative frames from Chief Manufacturing are a great way to add an aesthetic touch to any installation. The industry leader in mounting solutions offers a flat panel accessory that adds a first-class aesthetic appearance to existing flat panel TVs. Designer, decorative frames help flat panel technology blend seamlessly into any décor, while preserving viewing clarity. These designer frames are perfect for residential or high-end commercial applications, including boardrooms, lobbies and bar/restaurant applications. Frames are available for 32”, 42” and 50” flat panels. (more…)
Behind the scenes in the Vulcania theme park near Clermont Ferrand in France‘s central Auvergne province, Medialon Manager controls the exciting new Magma Explorer simulator ride which takes visitors on a spectacular journey into the inner life of a volcano. Vulcania is located close to the Puy-de-Dôme in a chain of long-dormant volcanoes.
Park visitors become Vulcanauts when they board the futuristic Magma Explorer vessel to take a virtual trip into the depths of a volcano, through the magma chambers and back to the surface through the volcano‘s pipe. (more…)
CHRISTIE PROJECTORS DISPLAY HIGH DEFINITION 3D IMAGES GENERATED BY INTUITIVE SURGICAL‘S da VINCI ROBOTIC SURGICAL SYSTEM
CYPRESS, CA – (August 08, 2007) – Christie, a global leader in visual solutions for business, entertainment and industry, was selected by Intuitive Surgical, Inc., a pioneer in surgical robotics, to help display high definition 3D video images generated by the company‘s breakthrough da VinciÂŽ Surgical System, which is designed to enable surgeons to perform complex surgery using a minimally invasive approach. (more…)
Versatile, CI-specific home theater loudspeaker line with in-wall and dedicated models chosen by national magazine for prestigious industry accolade
MIAMI, FLORIDA August 7, 2007 – Niles Audio Corporation, The First Name in Custom InstallationÂŽ, announced today that the company‘s StageFront Home Theater Solutions™ loudspeaker line has received Electronic House Magazine‘s 2007 Product of the Year Award. Designed specifically for home theater applications, the line includes both in-wall and cabinet models that are voice-matched to deliver consistent uniform sound quality, regardless of loudspeaker type. This frees custom installers to design systems incorporating some models that are built into cabinets or placed on stands, with others that are built into walls, optimizing performance, appearance and design flexibility. This is a feature unique to Niles, as no other brand on the market today offers voice-matched dedicated and in-wall home theater loudspeakers that can be mixed and matched. (more…)
JB&A to Distribute Adder‘s Full Line of KVM Solutions
NEWBURYPORT, MA – August 7, 2007 – Adder, a leading developer of KVM switches, extenders and IP solutions, today announced it has entered into a strategic North American distribution agreement with JB&A Distribution. The agreement establishes sale of all of Adder‘s products through JB&A‘s extensive network of thousands of value-added resellers. (more…)