Sonance to Buy James Loudspeaker

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Sonance, a 36-year-old audio company known for its architectural speakers, announced today it has entered into an agreement to acquire James Loudspeaker. James Loudspeaker, a provider of both residential and commercial audio solutions (an marine), was established in 1999 by “a group of dedicated audio engineers, craftsmen and entrepreneurs.” “We could not be more excited […]

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You Can Now Get Right and Left Offset Versions of the 63SA-7HO Architectural Speakers from James Loudspeaker

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James Loudspeaker just introduced the 63SAS-7HO-2.5R and 63SAS-7HO-2.5L Small Aperture loudspeakers available with either right and left offset. The woofer port and midrange/tweeter assembly are canted either to the right or left side of the enclosure, enabling integrators to place the 3-inch grille exactly where it needs to be. The new offset Small Aperture (SA) […]

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What Are Microperf Grilles? Ask James Loudspeaker

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James Loudspeaker has introduced a microperf grille to the company’s Small Aperture architectural loudspeakers. The new grilles utilize smaller perforations and offer a less obtrusive, almost invisible presentation that nearly vanishes into any décor while providing nearly identical frequency response and dispersion to the original grilles. The new microperf grilles will come standard on all […]

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James Loudspeaker Debuts Mavericks Architectural Cinema Division

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James Loudspeaker just announced the formation of the Mavericks Architectural Cinema (MAC) division. The James Loudspeaker MAC division will focus on the design, engineering and product specification of high-performance cinema sound systems, relying on the expertise of division Executive VP John Bishop. The Mavericks cinema speakers from James Loudspeaker provide ultra-wide bandwidth, very high sound […]

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James Loudspeaker Expands the SPL3-Series Fixed-Width Sound Bar Lineup to Accommodate 75-inch TVs

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James Loudspeaker has introduced the SPL3LCR-75 sound bar engineered to provide a solution the width of 75” TVs. The SPL3LCR-75 is a complete entertainment solution, designed to provide left, center and right-channel audio into any space. This new model is available in satin black with a width of 65 7/8-inches, which matches the smallest measurement […]

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James Loudspeaker Unveils Two Compact High-Performance Boundary Speakers

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James Loudspeaker has introduced two smaller versions of its W-Series wedge form factor boundary speakers designed for integration where walls and ceilings converge. The unobtrusive 42Qw and 43Qw offer multi-zone audio, height channels for theater systems (Atmos, Auro3D and DTS:X) and outdoor audio applications as well. Both new models are constructed of aircraft grade aluminum […]

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James Loudspeaker’s ISE Plans

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James Loudspeaker designers and manufacturers of the highest quality décor-friendly entertainment products for both residential and commercial applications, will be showing the following products at ISE 2018, Booth 7-P205. James Loudspeaker LR-S 2.1 sound bars produce left and right-channel audio as well as bass energy from a center-mounted built-in subwoofer. These LR-S format sound bars, which can be customized […]

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James Loudspeaker Unveils 2.1 Format LR-S Sound Bars

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James Loudspeaker has introduced a series of 2.1 sound bars, producing left and right-channel audio as well as bass energy from a center-mounted built-in subwoofer. These LR-S format sound bars, which can be customized to match nearly any flat-panel display, are ideal for bringing clarity and full-range sound to applications where an external subwoofer is impractical. James Loudspeaker […]

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James Loudspeaker Unveils Shallow Architectural Speaker

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James Loudspeaker has added a new product to its lineup of Small Aperture (SA) architectural speakers with the introduction of the 42SA-4 in-ceiling/in-wall two-way loudspeaker. The 42SA-4 is the most compact Small Aperture model, fitting easily into shallow wall or ceiling environments such as a 2×4 stud bay. The James Loudspeaker 42SA-4 utilizes proprietary drivers including an aluminum 4-inch woofer […]

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James Loudspeaker Introduces Three Omni Planter Outdoor Loudspeakers

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James Loudspeaker has introduced three Omni Planter landscape speaker systems engineered for applications where in-ground solutions are not practical. Omni Planter speakers incorporate a down-firing subwoofer and deliver 360-degrees of sparkling clear entertainment. All James Loudspeaker Omni Planter models accommodate a decorative plant of choice nestled into the top section of the all-aluminum powder coated loudspeaker enclosure available in an […]

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James Loudspeaker Intros 63SA-7HO.8 High-Output Small Aperture Architectural Speaker for Narrow Construction

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James Loudspeaker has added to its lineup of Small Aperture (SA) architectural speakers with the introduction of the 63SA-7HO.8 high-output in-ceiling loudspeaker. The 63SA-7HO.8 is a refined, premium quality full range three-way speaker system engineered to accommodate narrow ceiling beam widths found in modern construction. The 63SA-7HO.8 is a problem solver for professional integrators. The James Loudspeaker 63SA-7HO.8 utilizes proprietary […]

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James Loudspeaker Unveils Q-Series Floor-Standing Speakers

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James Loudspeaker just launched the Q-Series floor-standing loudspeakers with three standard models that can be custom sized and finished to meet the exact needs of any environment. Leveraging the technology in James’ flagship BE-Series in-wall speakers, all three Q-Series models employ a rigid, reinforced MDF enclosure, a grille made from coated aluminum bar stock and the signature James Loudspeaker 1-inch Beryllium quad […]

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James Loudspeaker Redesigns QXC Mounting System Making Upside-Down Ceiling Installations Easier

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James Loudspeaker has redesigned the mounting system for their QXC series of architectural speakers, making it dramatically easier for integrators to secure them in place.  The new QXC loudspeakers utilize a lightweight aluminum frame with semi-circular clamps that attach to the ceiling or wall surface using stainless steel hardware. Once the frame has been secured with speaker mounting screws in […]

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James Loudspeaker Introduces the FXA Series of Angled Baffled Architectural Loudspeakers

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James Loudspeaker has introduced the FXA Series angled baffle architectural series speakers for in-ceiling and in-wall applications. All FXA Series speakers feature a discreet edge detail that they say appears virtually flush once installed. Within this new lineup, two choices of tweeters are available. Models with a single beryllium tweeter, used for the ultimate in […]

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James Loudspeaker Intros the Omni Series Landscape Speaker

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James Loudspeaker has introduced the Omni48AT landscape satellite speaker and the Omni89AT satellite/subwoofer package. Both are made from marine-grade powder coated aluminum enclosures. The James Loudspeaker Omni48AT is designed to deliver 360-degrees of sound from a single location. Utilizing four coaxially mounted 0.75-inch aluminum dome tweeters over proprietary high-excursion 4-inch woofers mated to a crossover […]

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James Loudspeaker Introduces Modular Freestanding Indoor/Outdoor Home Theater Solution

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James Loudspeaker has introduced the Modular Indoor/Outdoor Theater, a dramatically innovative approach to delivering all available surround formats to any environment in a high-performance, fully custom free-standing form factor. The Modular Indoor/Outdoor Theater is a built-to-size aluminum structure to be assembled onsite, housing all of the required loudspeaker components for any surround format. The system […]

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AudioControl Partnering with Architectural Loudspeaker Brands to Provide DSP-Optimized Sound on Director M-Series Amplifiers

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AudioControl has announced a new industry alliance initiative called the AudioControl Sound Partners Program. The objective of the Sound Partners Program is to work with architectural speaker manufacturers in order to implement performance profiles defined by their engineers which, when stored in the DSP onboard the AudioControl Director M-Series of high-performance 8 and 16-channel amplifiers, […]

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James Loudspeaker Adds a High-Output Small Aperture Architectural Speaker

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James Loudspeaker has added to their lineup of Small Aperture (SA) architectural speakers with the introduction of the 63SA-7HO high-output in-ceiling loudspeaker. The 63SA-7HO is a three-way speaker system featuring greater sensitivity than prior models and a new 6.5-inch woofer capable of higher output. The James Loudspeaker 63SA-7HO features what hey claim is “aircraft-grade” aluminum […]

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James Loudspeaker Intros W-Series Architectural Speakers for 3D Audio

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James Loudspeaker has announced the introduction of the W-Series loudspeakers designed for boundary applications, such as integration into a 90-degree corner where walls and ceilings converge. The wedge-shaped form factor is designed for the latest immersive 3D audio technologies (Atmos, Auro3D and DTS:X) as well as other applications and can be used in both indoor […]

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James Loudspeaker Offers Built-to-Match Sound Bars for Curved LCD Displays

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James Loudspeaker has announced the availability of built-to-match curved sound bars to accommodate the demand for curved displays and screens. Each curved bar is custom built per the specific geometry of the TV or screen, giving integrators a vital tool to deliver superb audio performance along with seamless cosmetics. The curved geometry option is available on the SPL-3, SPL-5 […]

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James Loudspeaker Expands Mavericks Lineup with MQ84/MQ84A

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James Loudspeaker has announced the addition of the MQ84/MQ84A mid/high frequency modules to their Mavericks home theater lineup. The Mavericks speaker system was specifically developed for home theater applications, delivering what they claim as ultra-wide bandwidth and extremely low distortione. The MQ84/MQ84A is a 4-way loudspeaker available either with a built-in passive crossover (MQ84) or with an optional external […]

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James Loudspeaker Intros Slim Profile Aluminum SLT3 SoundBar Series

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James Loudspeaker has added a new series of slim, 3″-profile, full-range SoundBars called the SLT3 Series. Intended for vertical applications on either side of a TV, the compact 3.15-inch wide/4.75-inch deep form factor (height measurement customized for each TV) uses four proprietary 3.5-inch aluminum woofers. The James Loudspeaker SLT3CS sound bar pair provides audio for […]

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James Loudspeaker Adds to Small Aperture Architectural Speaker Series with Ultra-Shallow Full Range Solution

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James Loudspeaker has added to its lineup of Small Aperture architectural speakers with the introduction of the 63SA-4 in-wall/in-ceiling loudspeaker. The 63SA-4 is a three-way speaker system delivering superb room-filling musical playback through a discreet, paintable 3-inch round or square grille. Constructed of premium aircraft-grade aluminum, the Small Aperture series loudspeakers have been engineered to […]

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