DPA Takes Aim at Live Events Market with DPA 2028 Vocal Mic

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DPA Microphones added to its live events microphone lineup with the 2028 vocal microphone. The 2028 is designed for live stage performances, broadcast and pro AV applications. The 2028 needs no (or very little) EQ to sound just like you are standing next to the singer listening to their performance. This allows the artist to […]

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New XTA MX36 Console Switching System Aimed at Managing Audio at Live Events and Festivals

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XTA’s new MX36 Console is a DSP-enabled speaker switching system for live events. The dual-rack MX36 can accommodate as many as nine consoles via 36 inputs across analog, AES and Dante networks. Inputs are arranged in sets of four to support standard left, right, front-fill and sub feeds from each individual console. All AES inputs […]

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Bose Pro Ships More UCC Products Including EX-440C and EX-12AEC and EX-1280

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Bose Professional is now shipping new ControlSpace EX processors — two designed specifically for conference rooms (EX-440C and EX-12AEC) and one dedicated for general purpose applications (EX-1280). ControlSpace Conferencing Processors (EX-440C and EX-12AEC): With an open-architecture, all-in-one design, the ControlSpace EX-440C conferencing processor facilitates high-quality microphone integration and audio processing for small-to-medium size conference rooms. […]

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Audio-Technica Debuts UniPoint U843R Three-Element Multidirectional Boundary Microphone

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Audio-Technica has announced the new UniPoint U843R Three-Element Multidirectional Boundary Microphone. With three cardioid condenser elements in a single housing, the phantom-powered U843R offers a remarkably versatile tool for surface-mount installations. It is ideal for a variety of video and audio conferencing applications, especially when used with an Audio-Technica automatic SmartMixer. Levers on the microphone […]

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Alcons Audio Ships the LR18B Line-Array Bass

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Alcons just started shipping the LR18B, a dedicated low-frequency extension to the LR18 compact mid-sized pro-ribbon line-array system. It can also be combined with any other Alcons pro-ribbon system, as subwoofer in both permanent and portable applications. The front-loaded system delivers a super accurate bass and sub response with highest output under lowest distortion. The […]

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VUE Unveils New hm-115 High Definition Stage Monitoring System​​

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VUE Audiotechnik has added the hm-115 into its hm-Class of high definition stage monitoring systems. Slotting between the hm-112 and hm-212 in both output and physical size, the new hm-115 is designed for a more compact design but want additional low-frequency extension. Using beryllium-infused HF transducers, the hm-115 is a fully integrated, electro-acoustic monitoring system. […]

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Waves Audio Debuts MultiRack Software

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Waves Audio has debuted Waves MultiRack, a software host that lets FOH and monitor engineers run multiple, simultaneous instances of the same Waves plugins used in recording studios and mixing rooms. MultiRack application is designed for live sound, broadcast, post-production facilities and more. With easy setup and advanced preset capabilities, MultiRack delivers all the flexibility […]

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Waves Offers Dugan Automixer + Dugan Speech Plugin Bundle

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Waves Audio just debuted its Dugan Automixer + Dugan Speech plugin bundle. Using these two plugins for auto-mixing several mics in real time (one for the eMotion LV1 mixer and one for other live consoles via MultiRack) makes mixing microphones simple. Dugan Speech and Dugan Automixer are a solution for broadcast news panels, radio and […]

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Audinate Reaches 400+ Products on Dante Domain Manager

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Audinate announced over 400 Dante-enabled products from top AV manufacturers now feature upgraded firmware that supports Dante Domain Manager. Dante Domain Manager is the award-winning network control technology that brings valuable new functionality to Dante networks, including user authentication, role-based security and audit capabilities, while also delivering unprecedented scalability and organization of Dante systems over any network topology. Both system integrators and […]

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Barix Ships SIP-Enhanced SDK for Innovative IP Audio Module

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Offering OEM manufacturers and systems integrators a flexible platform for quickly implementing advanced audio and IP functionality, Barix today announced the immediate availability of the IPAM 400 IP Audio Module. Complementing the powerful features and performance of the new hardware, Barix has also released a comprehensive SDK that enables third-party developers to incorporate Session Initiation […]

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Almo ProAV Launches New Sound Options Audio Sourcing & Engineering Group

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Almo ProAV today launched Sound Options, a dedicated audio sourcing and technical engineering group. From mics, speakers, DSPs, mixers and specialty applications, Sound Options offers favorite brands while providing the audio-specific sales, technical and engineering expertise needed to complete a successful AV installation. Sound Options is making its debut at the Almo E4 AV Tour in Dallas on April 24. “We […]

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Yamaha Adds Dante to Loudspeakers and Subwoofers

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Yamaha today announced the addition of new lines of powered (DZR/DXS-XLF) and passive (CZR/CXS-XLF) loudspeakers and subwoofers to its pro audio lineup, offering enhanced performance and professional sound quality. The DZR line of powered speakers, along with the DXS-XLF powered subwoofers, have digital processing in all powered models – both speakers and subwoofers – is all done at 96kHz. According […]

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Audio-Technica Adds Handheld Transmitter to 6000 Series Line

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Audio-Technica is now offering the ATW-T6002x Handheld Transmitter for the 6000 Series High Density Wireless System — a spectrum-efficient solution that allows 31 channels in 4 MHz of bandwidth. The ATW-T6002x handheld transmitter offers low handling noise and features a metal construction body, high-visibility OLED screen, soft-touch controls and switchable RF power (2 mW/10 mW/50 mW). Its industry-standard thread mount […]

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RCF Adds to TT+ Theater & Touring Series with New TTS15-A and TTS18-A MK2

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According to RSF, the design philosophy for the RCF TT+ Series is based on offering the sound engineer solutions with the ability to provide controlled and consistent sound definition at high output levels for applications ranging from concert halls and houses of worship to touring and stadium situations. The strength of the product is based on the fact that […]

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Alcons Pro Ribbon Immersive Experience Returns to ISE 2018

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In the year of Alcons Audio’s 15th anniversary, ISE 2018 sees the company showing several new products, as well as the return of the popular, expanded Pro-Ribbon Immersive Experience. The company is also an official ISE Technology Partner.The new Alcons products address demand from both the residential and pro audio markets. One is the CRMSC-SRHV cinema reference […]

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Audix Announces AVB-Enabled Ceiling Microphones

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Audix today announced AVB-enabled models of several of its most popular models, including the M3 tri-element hanging microphone. Since it’s launch in 2014, the M3 has become a widely popular microphone for conferencing solutions. Its patented tri-element design incorporates three-phase coherent hypercardioid capsules with tailored frequency response. The M3 is designed for speech intelligibility and provides a 360-degree coverage pattern […]

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Audio-Technica Ships ATDM-0604 Digital SmartMixer

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Audio-Technica is now shipping its ATDM-0604 Digital SmartMixer. Featuring echo-canceling and web remote functionality, the ATDM-0604 is a six-channel automatic mixer ideal for meetings, conferences, soft codec applications, courtroom proceedings, radio and TV broadcasts and other applications involving the use of multiple microphones or other media inputs. Audio-Technica’s SmartMixer technology allows channels to be mixed […]

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Mackie Thump Series Gets Redesign and Expanded Lineup

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Mackie just launched the redesigned Thump SeriesPowered Loudspeakers – Thump12A, Thump15A, Thump12BST, Thump15BST and Thump18S. Mackie says the new 13000W Thump Series delivers more power and reliability and add features like built-in mixers, speaker modes and more. Totally new for the Thump Series are two Thump Boosted models, the 12″ Thump12BST and 15″ Thump15BST. The Thump Series is equipped with custom-designed, high-output woofers and 1.4″ titanium dome compression drivers plus an […]

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Bose Professional Introduces EdgeMax In-Ceiling Premium Loudspeakers with PhaseGuide Technology

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Bose Professional announces the introduction of its EdgeMax in-ceiling premium loudspeakers. EdgeMax loudspeakers feature proprietary Bose PhaseGuide technology, which provides room-filling coverage while improving overall sound quality compared to the performance of conventional ceiling loudspeakers. Designed for mounting near wall boundaries, EdgeMax loudspeakers project high-frequency sound throughout rooms up to 65 feet (20 meter) wide using only perimeter mounting locations, […]

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beyerdynamic Intros the TG 500 Wireless System

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beyerdynamic, Inc will be debut the TG 500 at InfoComm in the Audio Pavilion, Booth 5775. The TG 500 is a wireless system that is value priced. It’s designed for performances on smaller stages, theatre productions, speeches or presentations. The beyerdynamic TG 500 system is available in five sets, each of which contains an individual receiver and two removable antennas. The TG 550 Vocal […]

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Meyer Sound Spotlights LINA Line Array and Immersive Sound at InfoComm

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At InfoComm 2017 in Orlando, Meyer Sound will feature the InfoComm debut, complete with live demonstrations, of its new LINA very compact linear line array loudspeaker and companion 750-LFC very compact low-frequency control element. Other company highlights include an ear-opening immersive sound experience in the demo room (W222B) and a preview of a new series of ceiling loudspeakers at the […]

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Alcons Launches LR28/110 Wide Dispersion Larger Format Line Array

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Alcons has launched the LR28/110 Wide Dispersion Larger Format Line Array — a three-way, line-source sound system for use as vertical array with extended horizontal coverage in up to the largest applications. Originally introduced in 2015, the LR28/80 features an 80º horizontal dispersion pattern, but is identical to the new, wide-dispersion LR28/110 in all other aspects. Both models […]

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Too Many Captain Kirks, Not Enough Scottys

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For well more than a century, the audio world was warm, straightforward and essentially analog at its core. It was a copper-based universe of wire, resistors, capacitors, transformers, vacuum tubes, transistors and electronic parts you could touch, feel, see and identify easily. And then, as things are wont to do, it all changed. Individual circuit […]

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Barco’s New AudioCue Solution Aimed at Training Systems and Simulation Environments

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Barco has a new audio system for simulation. The AudioCue is a solution that adds high-quality and precise audio cues to simulation systems. Barco says the precise audio cues allow trainees to pinpoint objects and occurrences before they are within visual range, greatly contributing to faster decision-making and a trained, educated reaction pattern when a situation is at its most critical […]

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InfoComm Releases Updated Standard for Audio Coverage Uniformity 

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InfoComm International announced today the release of the updated standard Audio Coverage Uniformity (ACU) in Listener Areas (ANSI/INFOCOMM A102.01:2017). With advancements in technology and continual audio coverage problems, it was important to produce an updated version of the ACU standard, which was first released in 2009. Although the original ACU standard was designed for audio coverage in enclosed environments, the 2017 version expands to […]

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HARMAN Professional Solutions Debuts JBL VTX A12 Line Array Loudspeaker

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HARMAN Professional Solutions today introduced JBL by HARMAN VTX A12 line array loudspeakers, a completely redesigned solution for mid- to large-size touring productions and high-end fixed installations. Featuring entirely new and proprietary transducer and high-frequency waveguide designs, innovations in the rigging and suspension hardware, and refinements to the physical aspects of the cabinet, JBL VTX A12 addresses the most important needs […]

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HARMAN Introduces Interesting HARMAN Connected PA Ecosystem

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HARMAN Professional Solutions today announced the HARMAN Connected PA — a complete ecosystem of live sound products that HARMAN says allows performers at any skill level to get professional results. At the center of the Connected PA ecosystem is the groundbreaking new HARMAN Connected PA mobile app, which provides one centralized solution for intuitive setup, […]

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TURBOSOUND Ships Flagship FLASHLINE Monitors

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TURBOSOUND has today announced the shipping of its flagship FLASHLINE MONITORS range of two-way loudspeakers. Designed primarily as stage monitors, they also accommodate a wide range of portable speech and music sound reinforcement applications. The flagship range consists of four models, two 12” and two 15” models, the TFM122M and TFM152M switchable passive/bi-amp loudspeakers, as […]

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CAD Audio Ships CADLive 3000 Wireless

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CAD Audio is shipping the CADLive 3000 wireless system that provides unmatched RF performance, audio quality and operational flexibility. The CADLive 3000 system operates in the 500 MHz band for superior frequency agility and RF stability. Proprietary CAD ScanLink technology with infrared transmitter setup allows the user to precisely scan, select and link to the […]

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