Line source (column) loudspeakers have gained popularity for applications calling for efficiency and even coverage from an unobtrusive physical profile.
A round-up of recent microphones for live vocal applications, with different designs to suit different vocalists and styles.
A look at a some recent digital consoles that deliver larger-format capability with the facilities to handle bigger, more complex events.
Despite the changes brought about by the U.S. radio frequency (RF) spectrum auction, wireless microphone systems have never performed better.
Taking a closer look at many of the newest models and included features packed into a smaller footprint.
They’re powerhouses, and in many cases, are now much more than simply loudspeakers...
Key factors in terms of performance and options, plus a look at a range of recent models
A look at consoles that can professionally handle a large productions, even if physically they're not all that sizeable.
Providing more performance advantages than ever, and a tour of recent models.
Design trends and application parameters, along with a review of current models.
Key compression and cone driver parameters and a look at recent models.
Typically offered by many of the same companies that build line arrays and larger-scale systems, 2-way loudspeakers often have a similar sonic signature to ...read more →
Designed to provide a smooth way to drive your sound.
New audio network management software adds to MLB fan experience with reliable AV streams for Minnesota Twins baseball games.
Inside an advanced amplifier power management design that can reduce power costs while maintaining seamless performance
Inside the lives of service technicians. Not as glamorous as you might think.
Looking at a new technology that provides advanced system reliability in IPX and TGX power amplifiers.
Inside a new technology that provides advanced system reliability in Dynacord’s new flagship IPX and TGX power amplifiers.
Inside a patented loudspeaker design from Electro-Voice that minimizes front-to-back level variation in rectangular spaces.
Inside a patented audio transformer technology from Electro-Voice that delivers enhanced loudspeaker performance in 70/100-volt systems.
The evolution of large-scale sound system optimization, part 4.
The just-unveiled KS118 from QSC, the latest addition to the company’s KS Series, is a compact active subwoofer for a wide range of applications. ...read more →
Part of my trade show routine includes a walk through the “cheap seats” to see the young upstarts and yet-unknown manufacturers. I often meet ...read more →
The new RCF HDM 45-A is a 2-way active portable loudspeaker loaded with a 15-inch neodymium woofer and 1.5-inch-exit (4-inch voice coil) neodymium compression ...read more →
Putting the recently introduced flagship of the StudioLive Series III line of digital consoles through its paces.
Evaluating a UHF system, available in 10 pre-packaged sets, in the shop and in the field.
Test driving a lightweight portable sound system offering Bluetooth connectivity, SPX digital reverbs, feedback suppression and more.
A sound company field-tests a new compact line array system.
A veteran audio professional checks out a new line of compact, powered loudspeakers.
Evaluating – in the shop and in the field – a recently released powered subwoofer platform.
Evaluating a new cardioid, dual 12-inch-loaded subwoofer.
Taking a closer look at a pocket-size 2-channel, 24-bit/96-kHz audio recording interface for mobile devices such as iPhone and iPad.
Evaluating the latest generation of a popular digital mixing platform.
he AES Convention’s technical program presents a rich schedule of educational and training seminars at each gathering. This month, at the 147th convention and ...read more →
Audio Precision has introduced the APx500 Flex audio analyzer, enabling the use of APx audio measurement software with ASIO-capable third-party audio interfaces or sound cards. ...read more →
Acoustic Geometry announces the immediate availability of its StarField ceiling tiles, an acoustical ceiling panel with a realistic starry sky effect. This innovative, sound ...read more →
Lectrosonics announces the availability of the Venue 2-941 Digital Hybrid Wireless multi-channel receiver system in the recently expanded 941–960 MHz frequency band for use in ...read more →
DPA Microphones will debut its new 2028 supercardioid vocal microphone for live applications to the U.S. pro audio market at the upcoming AES Convention in ...read more →
Steinberg announces the immediate availability of its new range of audio interfaces, comprising the UR22C, the UR44C and the UR22C recording pack. An additional ...read more →
Kinsman has introduced the KBL1000X LED professional console light. With a flexible black 44cm gooseneck design and 4 LED head, the new Kinsman LED ...read more →
QSC announces the global availability of the CX-Q Series network power amplifiers in four-channel models. These amplifiers combine the QSC legacy of performance and ...read more →
Created to solve the real world challenges of sound engineers for whom time is always of the essence, SONICUE is Dynacord’s new system-focused software. ...read more →
Mackie has introduced the new SRM-Flex portable column PA system, which includes a 6-channel digital mixer as well as wireless control and streaming. The loudspeaker ...read more →
Reason Studios has announced that Reason 11 is now available via the newly released Reason Studios website as well as authorized resellers worldwide. Reason’s ...read more →
Telefunken Elektroakustik is introducing the new Alchemy Series of microphones at the upcoming AES Convention in New York (booth #231). All four models are ...read more →