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Charlie Watkins

Charlie Watkins

NEWS

Audio and MI industry pioneer Charlie Watkins has died at the age of 91.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 10th 2014 at 11:05AM
PL+S SHANGHAI 2014: Organiser announces visitor increase

PL+S SHANGHAI 2014: Organiser announces visitor increase

NEWS

Just over 24,000 visitors from 87 countries and regions attended this year's Prolight + Sound Shanghai from October 11th to 14th 2014.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Nov 10th 2014 at 10:10AM
Sound system at Reno's CARGO nightclub driven by Powersoft amps

Sound system at Reno's CARGO nightclub driven by Powersoft amps

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CARGO Nightclub, a new 1,000-capacity venue in Reno, USA features a sound system driven by Powersoft M and K series amplifiers.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Nov 10th 2014 at 9:30AM
APRS Sound Fellowship Lunch

APRS Sound Fellowship Lunch

Nov 18th 2014 - Nov 18th 2014

Location: London

Al Schmitt, Colette Barber, Roger Waters, Jim Marshall, Mutt Lange and Lamont Dozier honoured this year.

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Allen & Heath rolls out Qu-You personal monitoring app

Allen & Heath rolls out Qu-You personal monitoring app

NEW GEAR

Allen & Heath has introduced a Qu-You personal monitoring app for its new Qu-series mixers.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Nov 7th 2014 at 11:10AM
TOP TEN: This week's most popular news stories

TOP TEN: This week's most popular news stories

NEWS

Our weekly round-up includes an interview with Hugh Sarvis and Rick Naqvi on the PreSonus/WorxAudio deal and a story on Andy Rust joining TC Group.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Nov 7th 2014 at 10:30AM
MPG Awards shortlist revealed

MPG Awards shortlist revealed

NEWS

Jake Gosling, Paul Epworth, Pharrell Williams and T-Bone Burnett are among the big names on the shortlist for the 2015 MPG Awards.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Nov 7th 2014 at 10:15AM
AED Rent's first Franchise company opens in Dubai

AED Rent's first Franchise company opens in Dubai

NEWS

AED Rent NV, part of Belgian distribution, sales and rental giant AED Group has announced the opening of the first AED Rent Franchise company.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Nov 7th 2014 at 9:45AM

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Lab.gruppen PLM+, D Series amplifiers now available

Lab.gruppen PLM+, D Series amplifiers now available

NEWS

Lab.gruppen has announced that all of its new PLM+ and D Series amplifiers are now shipping.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Nov 6th 2014 at 11:05AM
Alan Moulder picks PMC for personal mix room

Alan Moulder picks PMC for personal mix room

NEWS

Renowned producer and engineer Alan Moulder has invested in a pair of PMC twotwo.8 monitors.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Nov 6th 2014 at 10:45AM
Soundcraft Vi3000 handling Culture Club reunion tour

Soundcraft Vi3000 handling Culture Club reunion tour

NEWS

Culture Club's FOH engineer Jimmy Sarikas has added a Soundcraft Vi3000 console to his inventory in time for the band's upcoming tour of North America and the UK.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Nov 6th 2014 at 10:05AM
Michael Eavis receives Music Industry Trusts Award

Michael Eavis receives Music Industry Trusts Award

NEWS

Michael Eavis, founder of the Glastonbury Festival has been presented with the 2014 Music Industry Trusts Award.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Nov 5th 2014 at 3:35PM

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Meyer promotes John McMahon

Meyer promotes John McMahon

NEWS

Meyer Sound's John McMahon has stepped up to vice president of Solutions and Strategy – a newly-created position at the firm.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Nov 5th 2014 at 11:20AM
Roland debuts M-5000 console

Roland debuts M-5000 console

NEW GEAR

Roland unveiled its next-generation live sound digital mixing console, the M-5000, last night.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Nov 5th 2014 at 10:05AM
Behringer equipment for New York's Daryl Hall club

Behringer equipment for New York's Daryl Hall club

NEWS

Behringer X32 consoles and a P16 personal monitoring system have been installed at Daryl's House, a new restaurant and music venue in Pawling, New York.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Nov 4th 2014 at 4:00PM
Shure Axient system brought to Bregenz Festival

Shure Axient system brought to Bregenz Festival

NEWS

The audio set-up for Bregenz international music and performing arts festival in Western Austria has been strengthened with 12 channels of Shure Axient wireless.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Nov 4th 2014 at 3:20PM

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INTERVIEW: WorxAudio's Hugh Sarvis and Rick Naqvi of PreSonus

INTERVIEW: WorxAudio's Hugh Sarvis and Rick Naqvi of PreSonus

NEWS

PreSonus CEO Jim Mack called the company's acquisition of WorxAudio Technologies earlier this year as "a logical move," and it's easy to see why.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Nov 4th 2014 at 11:15AM
Andy Rust moves to TC Group

Andy Rust moves to TC Group

NEWS

TC Group has recruited former Peavey European marketing manager Andy Rust as its new VP of marketing for Install & Tour.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Nov 4th 2014 at 10:00AM
Sennheiser seeks support for FCC spectrum petition

Sennheiser seeks support for FCC spectrum petition

NEWS

Sennheiser is urging American microphone users to write to the FCC in support of its recently-launched Petition for Reconsideration.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Nov 3rd 2014 at 5:20PM
Eighteen Sound appoints new CEO

Eighteen Sound appoints new CEO

NEWS

Eighteen Sound, the Italian manufacturer of high-end drivers, transducers and horns has named Pierpaolo Marziali as its new CEO.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Nov 3rd 2014 at 2:40PM