All-Day Music Festival in Ecuador Teams Up with K-array


The Novasonic Music Festival in Quito, Ecuador was held at Parque Bicentenario this past October. With a high-profile lineup of international acts such as, Magic!, Hoobastank, Los Fabulosos Cadillacs and Carla Morrison among others, the all-day festival performed on two separate outdoor stages lined with food trucks and other amenities and attended by roughly 10,000 […]

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Uppsala Cathedral is Ready for Every Scenario With 40 Iconyx Columns


Uppsala, Sweden – January 2017… Sweden’s Uppsala Cathedral is one of the oldest houses of worship in Europe, not to mention the tallest in Scandinavia. World-renowned for its architecture and history, the Cathedral was once the burial place of Swedish royalty, and is now home not just to a devoted congregation, but uniquely historical items such […]

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GLP Goes Back to School with Awards Nominated Lighting Alumnus


Sun Valley, CA – January 25th 2017 – A former student at Dr. Phillips High School Theatre Magnet in Orlando, Florida, has been making creative use of GLP’s cutting state-of-the-art X4 series to light school productions. Michael Pagan’s interest in lighting design dates back to his school days, starting off in the theatre world. “I […]

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Governor’s State University Unifies Campus Audio with Dante


PORTLAND, OR, January 26, 2017 – Governor’s State University (GSU), a four-year public university in Illinois, has simplified campus audio distribution and management with a Dante Audio over IP network from Audinate, featuring Dante-enabled hardware from Focusrite, Shure, Studio Technologies, Symetrix and Yamaha. The network supports low-latency distribution of more than 500 channels between its […]

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BenQ’s RP653 IFP Transforms Learning at Castleberry Independent School District


COSTA MESA, Calif. — Jan. 26, 2017 — BenQ America Corp., an internationally renowned provider of visual display solutions, today announced that the Castleberry Independent School District (ISD) successfully completed the installation of its RP653 Interactive Flat Panel (IFP) displays. Providing engaging curriculum and collaboration, BenQ’s RP653 IFPs were installed in 128 classrooms and administrative […]

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Adamson & Westbury Give Great Sound to The Great Hall


Port Perry, ON (January 2017) – The Great Hall is one of the most eye-catching and iconic fixtures of Toronto’s vibrant Queen West area. Built in 1889 and designated as a Heritage Property in 1973, it stands as a longtime beacon for the city’s artistic and cultural communities. With its age becoming increasingly apparent, this […]

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Manchester City Football Club Selects Blackmagic Design for Academy Stadium


Fremont, CA – January 23, 2017 – Blackmagic Design today announced that Manchester City Football Club has integrated a solution featuring Blackmagic Design infrastructure products to handle all aspects of video production across its Academy Stadium, which is located at its elite training and youth development facility, the City Football Academy. As well as delivering big […]

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BYU-Hawaii Starts Path to Ultra HD Production with HITACHI SK‑UHD4000 4K Cameras


Woodbury, NY, January 23, 2016 — Taking its first step towards a 4K production future, Brigham Young University-Hawaii (BYU-Hawaii) has purchased four SK‑UHD4000 ultra high definition (UHD) studio and field cameras from Hitachi Kokusai Electric America Ltd. (Hitachi Kokusai) to provide superior-quality video acquisition for its diverse projects and long-term content archives. Situated on the island […]

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James Madison University Enhances Hands-On Media Production Education with HITACHI Z-HD6000 Cameras


Woodbury, NY,  January 2017 — At James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia, the vision of the School of Media Arts and Design (SMAD) includes delivering innovative media education programs that integrate traditional concepts, values, and skills with new and evolving technologies. When the university undertook a major upgrade and refresh of the equipment in its […]

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Riedel MediorNet Powers Robust and Decentralized Routing Infrastructure for HD Broadcast’s Upgraded HD1


WUPPERTAL, Germany — Jan. 17, 2017 — HD Broadcast, a major German provider of live production and outside broadcasting (OB) services, has upgraded its HD1 mobile production truck with Riedel Communications’ MediorNet real-time network. Three MediorNet Compact Pro frames and six Riedel MicroN high-density media distribution network devices are connected over a 10 Gbps optical […]

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John DeFaria Captures the Overtones with the TASCAM DR-100mkIII


Los Angeles, CA – January 2017… He’s been called a guitarist’s guitarist. His distinctive licks are part of the fabric of classic songs from Gloria Estefan and Miami Sound Machine, as well as works with Kenny Loggins, Kitaro, and others. More recently, he’s been weaving the sonic texture for TV and movies, including American Dad, Lifetime, and […]

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URSA Mini 4.6K Used for Live Footage and Videos at 2016 Anime Expo Convention


Fremont, CA – January 9, 2017 – Blackmagic Design today announced that the URSA Mini 4.6K, as well as several Blackmagic Design live production products, were used to shoot interviews, live panels and marketing videos at 2016’s Anime Expo convention in Los Angeles. Organized by the nonprofit Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation (SPJA), Anime […]

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CNN Adds Highest Resolution LED Videowalls in Broadcasting After Installation by Advanced


Informative news reporting uses facts, footage and explanatory graphics. That’s why CNN decided to redesign their studio in Washington D.C. to include the highest-resolution, lowest pixel pitch LED displays in the world for “The Situation Room” with Wolf Blitzer and “The Lead” with Jake Tapper. Knowing that the complex project required expert consultants and premiere […]

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Furman Protects aboutGolf Simulators from Power Surges to Ensure an Immersive Golf Experience


PETALUMA, CALIFORNIA, November 29, 2016 – aboutGolf has been the world leader in golf simulation, golf performance and home entertainment system technology for more than 20 years. Today, the company offers three models of PGA TOUR golf simulators to be used in retail locations, private golf clubs, academies, residential locations, OEMs or manufacturers, and more. […]

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New St. Louis Music Venue, Delmar Hall, Stays Connected With RHC Audio’s ProCo Sound


ST. LOUIS, DECEMBER 21, 2016 – Delmar Hall – sister venue to St. Louis’ premiere concert nightclub, The Pageant – quickly emerged onto the music scene as the latest mid-size location that caters to up-and-coming artists. Front of House Engineer Tiffany Hendren looked to ProCo Sound, an RHC Audio brand, for all the venue’s cabling […]

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GEOMAR Explores the Sea Floor with ToolsOnAir


Kiel, Germany – December 2016… Robots are increasingly ubiquitous on land. They’re on the sea floor, as well, assisting scientists from GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel and sending video and sensor data to the interdisciplinary institute’s ship-based researchers. But ingesting, synchronizing, and managing all that video was problematic until GEOMAR’s technical team introduced […]

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Intelligibility Made Plain at Finland’s Lakeuden Risti Church


Seinäjoki, Finland – December 2016…  While many of Europe’s most famous houses of worship date back hundreds of years or more, Finland’s Lakeuden Risti Church has become a major landmark in just a handful of decades. Located in the town of Seinäjoki, the Lutheran church was designed by renowned Finnish architect Alvar Aalto, and built between […]

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AV over IP Solutions Provider MuxLab Partners with ON Controls to Enhance the User Experience


Under this strategic partnership, all of MuxLab’s AV over IP products can be managed by the app-based ON Controls interface. With a scalable and customizable platform, ON Controls enables seamless control and integration of AV over IP systems from any iOS or Android smartphone or tablet. The relationship between MuxLab and ON Controls gives unparalleled […]

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K-array helps Library Lions Roar at New York Public Library


Library Lions is the New York Public Library’s largest annual event and one of the most anticipated evenings on New York City’s cultural calendar. The 2016 event recognized outstanding artists and wordsmiths including Harry Belafonte, Hilary Mantel, Javier Marías, Peggy Noonan, and Colm Tóibín. Held in the magnificent Rose Main Reading Room, production company L&M Sound & […]

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Audio-Technica System 10 Pro Wireless Microphone System Helps Nashville’s Hull Jackson Montessori School Hit All the Right Notes for Ambitious Theatrical Productions


STOW, OH, December 6, 2016 — The Hull Jackson Montessori Magnet School in north Nashville offers its students (pre-K through fourth grade) plenty to choose from. As part of its Montessori-based curriculum, students can participate in activities such as music programs, tutoring, various clubs, community building projects and theater. In fact, Hull Jackson has had […]

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Taiga Beirut Opens its Doors with State-of-the-Art K-array Sound Systems


Taiga Beirut recently opened its doors in Sodeco, Beirut at the end of Summer 2016. Known for its unique blend of Arabic and English pop music, live solo performances and a spectacular lineup of DJs, the leading nightclub is set to entertain the crowds who have followed its success since its opening its first location […]

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Sound Designer Viers is Always Ready with TASCAM


Detroit, MI – November 2016… Ric Viers is a noisy fellow-and proud of it. He loves shattering glass, blowing things up, smashing fruit, and a plethora of other cacophonous endeavors. In short, he’s one of the top sound designers in the business, with a list of credits that includes location sound for nearly every major television network. Noteworthy […]

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Bell Centre Amplifies Fan Engagement and ROI with Navori Labs QL Digital Signage Engine


Fan engagement for sports and live events continues to grow at the Bell Centre in Montreal, where a Navori Labs QL Professional digital signage engine powers dynamic video, animations, graphics and rich data to hundreds of displays around the venue. The most recent expansion was finalized in time for the 2016-2017 NHL season, providing Montreal […]

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Renowned Sound Designer Scott Gershin Adopts NUGEN Audio Loudness Toolkit 2 and Halo Upmix


LEEDS, U.K. — Nov. 29, 2016 — Acclaimed sound designer and feature film supervising sound editor Scott Gershin has chosen NUGEN Audio’s Loudness Toolkit 2 and Halo Upmix plug-ins. Gershin is using the Loudness Toolkit 2 in concert with an Avid Pro Tools | S6 control surface to produce loudness-compliant mixes on a wide range […]

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Symetrix Makes A/V Easy at the Riverhouse Hotel


Bend, Oregon, USA – November 2016… Nestled on the banks of the beautiful Deschutes River, the Riverhouse on the Deschutes hotel provides first-class accommodations-including its A/V systems, designed and installed by Bend, Oregon, integrator Audio Visual Bend. “When the Riverhouse on the Deschutes was acquired by the Vesta Hospitality Group, they wanted new A/V systems with […]

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L-Acoustics’ K2 Provides Big Sound For A Big Arena


LEXINGTON, Kentucky – November 2016 — “It’s big.” That’s the reaction of many the first time they enter Rupp Arena, the 24,000-seat centerpiece of the Lexington Center, a convention and shopping facility in downtown Lexington, Kentucky. The facility is home, appropriately, to the Kentucky Wildcats, the University of Kentucky’s men’s basketball team that is first […]

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Hexogon Solution illuminates New Taipei City with spectacular projection mapping show using Christie Boxer 4K30 projectors


TAIPEI, Taiwan – (November 23, 2016) – Christie’s rental staging partner Hexogon Solution Pte Ltdhas ignited the Christmas spirit by delivering spectacular visuals that captivated thousands of spectators who turned up for the official lighting up ceremony of the highly-anticipated “Christmasland in New Taipei City” event on November 19. The stunning projection mapping performances, which […]

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IC-Live Improves on Perfection at the College of North Atlantic Qatar


Doha, Qatar – November 2016…  The multi-purpose auditorium within the College of North Atlantic Qatar (CNAQ) is among the most acoustically impressive venues in the city of Doha. Recently the subject of a top-to-bottom technical refurbishment by systems integrator Audio Visual Technology (AV Tech), the venue now boasts state-of-the-art video, projection and lighting systems. When it […]

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