Exhibitor

Event Dialog Plus with Riedel Setup

Raiffeisen Bank’s ‘Dialog Plus’ event was one of the biggest company get-togethers of the year according to Riedel Communications, with more than 10,000 staff participating. And the Austrian bank chose the exhibition centre in Basel along with Riedel technology and infrastructure solutions for the event. Riedel staff ensured interference-free signal transmissions during the strategy meetings,…
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Avid: New Venue Console S6L

Available now: Avid’s new live mixing system, the Venue S6L. The S6L is a modular system designed to take on the world’s most demanding tours and events with ease thanks to powerful cutting-edge technology. With Pro Tools integration, the S6L becomes the front end for the Avid Media Central platform. The new Venue console runs…
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CRAAFT AUDIO & the brand NOVA

With its NOVA Acoustic brand, CRAAFT AUDIO GmbH has achieved worldwide recognition after more than 30 years’ experience in the audio electronics and speakers branch. Their target customers are professional musicians and sound technicians. Prolight + Sound Blogteam met global sales and international marketing director Markus Falter to discuss their brand, products, and Prolight +…
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Bass with active 18” PA Sub from JBL

With EON618S, the EON600 loudspeaker series from JBL now also has a deep bass supplement. This new bass is an active 18” subwoofer with a digital output stage and a digital signal processor (DSP). This means combinations with every typical PA loudspeaker shouldn’t be a problem. Bass with impressive sound With the JBL EON618S, a…
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LED: Moving Bars from Clay Paky

Contour’s portfolio was recently expanded by 30 Clay Paky Show-Batten 100 AS that rely on an LED moving bar that covers even more professional lighting demands. The Show Batten were immediately put to use with 14 new Clay Paky Show-Batten 100 (symmetrical angles of projection) at the business conference Wirtschaftstag 2015 in Frankfurt’s ‘Jahrhunderthalle’, lighting…
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Technology from HB Laser in Dripstone Cave

The multimedia installation from HB Laser is currently a real highlight for visitors to the stalactite cave in Ledenika, Bulgaria. The cave was equipped with laser, audio and video technology, fog machines, LED lighting, as well as monitors for the installation. The project was supported by funds from the European Union and HB Laser as…
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Pro-Audio Experts DirectOut Bring MADI.MONI to Market

The pro-audio specialists at DirectOut are broadening their portfolio. MADI.MONI, a compact MADI tester, will be available from 1 December 2015. It will be one of the most compact MADI monitoring and testing devices on the market and has been specially developed for field deployment, for example by engineers and technicians. The device is designed…
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Leipzig: TW Audio Supports Lichtfest 2015

On 9 October 2015, 25,000 visitors to the Leipzig Festival of Lights 2015, with the motto “Liberty – Equality – Fraternity?”, looked back on the events of autumn 1989 that led to the fall of the Berlin Wall. Leipzig’s Ils Medientechnik and Berlin’s Cross Works Projekt took care of the technical side of the event.…
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HEART Ibiza: Chauvet Professional Lighting

Ibiza’s new marinaside club and restaurant HEART is being lit up by 112 Chauvet Professional Rogue R1 washes. The lighting concept was designed by Arf & Yes of Belgium, and Spain’s Stonex Show Lighting. The club aims to attract punters with a mixture of good food, dancing and music – more of a Las Vegas…
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PRG, VUE and Yamaha at the CNN Debate

The eleven Republican candidates at the second CNN GOP debate really made some noise – under 142 seats in the auditorium. Production Resource Group (PRG) had implemented an unusual audio solution for the event using Yamaha and VUE Audiotechnik equipment. Normally, line array speakers would be used for events like this, but in the extraordinary…
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Osram’s Latest CHIP LED

Osram’s Ostar Stage family of stage lighting products is growing. Osram Opto Semiconductors has released a new improved four chip LED which can be operated at up to 2.5 Amps. That’s a big improvement over the previous generation, doubling output while keeping the chip and housing the same size. In practical terms, that makes it…
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LEDium: Bayern Munich Take the LED

Reigning German football champions Bayern Munich celebrated winning the 2014/15 Bundesliga in the Postpalast events centre in Munich. Taking care of the technical side of the party was Wilhelm & Willhalm Event Technology. Their concept included an LED wall assembled using the LEDium R-3pro indoor wall system with 3.9mm dot pitch. The LED wall was…
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Volkswagen Sachsen Celebrates with Kling & Freitag Sound Systems

Volkswagen Sachsen – the Saxony division of the famous German carmaker – recently celebrated its 25th anniversary. Around 60,000 guests were in attendance for a day of fun and games, a chance to experience some of the latest VW technology, and not forgetting music. Around a thousand performers strutted their stuff on three stages to…
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Adam Hall: A One-Stop Shop for Stage and Events Equipment

Adam Hall has an international reputation as one of the main players in the professional audio, lighting and events industries, as well as the specialist musical equipment business. We spoke to Markus Jahnel, Adam Hall GmbH’s COO, about his experiences at Prolight + Sound and Adam Hall’s plans for the year ahead. Adam Hall will…
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New: 3D In-Ear Monitoring by KLANG:technologies

We take spatial awareness through sound for granted, but headphones and earbuds can distort our perception of space. Nevertheless, more and more artists have started to use in-ear monitoring (IEM) because it offers an excellent combination of precision and control, as well as freedom of movement. There was still one problem holding IEM back, though, and Aachen-based KLANG:technologies wanted to tackle it: the loss of spatial awareness. By conducting measurements using a dummy head at RWTH Aachen University, their engineers were able to create the basis for acoustic virtual reality that responds to real-time audio signals. This was the birth of 3D in-ear monitoring.

NDR Klassik Open Air with Martin Audio

20,000 opera fans were able to enjoy Puccini’s La Bohème this July at the second NDR Klassik Open Air classical music festival, in balmy summer weather in Maschpark in front of Hanover’s historic town hall. LiveAudio event technic’s Georg Hentschel was responsible for the sound design, using Martin Audio MLA systems for the best results.…
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