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by    Heather J. Davis    on    07/05/2017

VANCOUVER, WASHINGTON: For nearly fifty years, Crossroads Church in Vancouver, Washington has held an influential role in the community. Not to be confused with the Canadian city of the same name, Vancouver, Washington is just across the Columbia River from Portland, Oregon. Five years ago, founding pastor Bill Ritchie welcomed the church’s new lead pastor, Daniel Fusco, a dreadlocked, bass-playing Northeasterner deep in spirit and short on convention. Since then, the Crossroads Church family has grown dramatically, and to keep pace with expectations, it recently installe...

by    Heather J. Davis    on    07/05/2017

HONOLULU, HAWAII – JUNE 2017: No Static AV operates out of Burbank, California for the benefit of clients local, regional, and national. One of its long-standing clients is famous chef Michael Mina and his diverse collection of restaurants around the country. Whenever the Mina Group opens a new concept, they call on No Static to give it the right sonic impact and fidelity. No Static, in turn, calls on Ashly Audio for its diverse line of reliable multi-channel amplifiers, DSP products, and user interfaces. Such was the case recently at “The Street,” where No St...

by    Heather J. Davis    on    07/05/2017

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA: TransAudio Group, U.S. distributor of high-end pro audio recording equipment, announces that shipments of Drawmer’s new CMC2 “Compact Monitor Controller” are crossing the Atlantic from England for distribution to American project- and home-studios. The new CMC2 possesses all of the critical features of Drawmer’s popular MC2.1 and MC3.1 monitor controllers, including superlative fidelity, balanced stereo inputs, a 3.5mm unbalanced stereo aux input (with independent volume control), mix check facilities (phase reverse, summed mono, and ...

by    Heather J. Davis    on    07/05/2017

ROCHESTER, NEW YORK: A record store like no other, the Record Archive has been a revered institution of all things related to music since it first opened its doors in Rochester, New York in 1975. Since then, it has moved and expanded several times, settling a decade ago into a 13,000square-foot space that co-owners Alayna Alderman and Richard Storms have built out into a music-lover’s paradise. In addition to 250,000 records, 1,000s of DVDs, and respectable and enduring collections of CDs, cassette tapes, 8-track tapes, and VHS tapes, the Record Archive sells new and used...

by    Heather J. Davis    on    07/05/2017

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS: The USS Constitution was the third frigate of six built in 1794 to help fight Barbary pirates and saw its most famous actions during the War of 1812, where it heroically defeated five British battleships. Indeed, President George Washington named and commissioned the Constitution, and – despite the centuries between then and now – the Constitution is still an active-duty ship in the US Navy. Although it is usually berthed in the Boston Navy Yard and used for special events, free tours, and ceremonies, the ship went into dry dock in the summer ...

by    Heather J. Davis    on    07/05/2017

Glorious Analog Signal Path with Variable ‘Color,’ Bettermaker Plug-in Recall & Automation, and World-Class Metering LAS VEGAS, NEVADA: TransAudio Group, U.S. distributor of high-end professional audio recording equipment, is pleased to announce the Bettermaker Mastering Limiter is now shipping. Like all Bettermaker products, the Mastering Limiter combines a pure analog signal path with a USB connection that allows it to be controlled, recalled, automated, and A/B’d from its associated plug-in. (The USB connection and plug-in only control the functionality of t...

by    D. Pagan Communications    on    06/29/2017

DPA Microphones, the leading Danish Professional Audio manufacturer of high-quality condenser microphone solutions for professional applications, is continuing to celebrate 25 years in the business with the addition of two more limited-edition, commemorative microphone kits.

by    Brainstorm Media    on    06/28/2017

Imelda May’s Life Love Flesh Blood tour features a new FOH sound team with engineer Nick Ingram along with a Martin Audio MLA Compact system provided by Capital Sound.

by    PR Staff    on    06/28/2017

Standards-sustaining manufacturers, organizations and individuals enable industry-enhancing AES Standards efforts

by    David Goggin communication arcs    on    06/27/2017

Major film dubbing mixer Paul Massey recently called on the integrators at Audio Intervisual Design for a major upgrade to his private dub stage.

by    D. Pagan Communications    on    06/27/2017

For 25 years, DPA Microphones has built the finest microphones ever heard. To honor this landmark anniversary, the company is launching a special sweepstakes where the grand prize winner will receive a 25th Anniversary nickel-plated d:facto Microphone kit.


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