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Load In: Sound Reinforcement News, December 2010

Read Mix News For the Concert Touring Professional In the December 2010 Issue of Mix 12/08/2010 1:04 PM Eastern

Powersoft amplifiers were used by Kingston Audio Services to drive the sound at the recent 2010 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival and the 37th annual Telluride Bluegrass Festival.

At Aerosmith’s recent Fenway Park appearance, frontman Steve Tyler ran from the stage through a walk tunnel and up to the top of the “Green Monster” to play “Dream On” on a white grand piano. The tour’s wireless coordinator, Chuck Bogard, used two RF line amps, a few splitters, three PWS Helicas, a pair of LPDA antennas and a bidirectional antenna, working with the tour’s PWS GX-8 amp/combiner for their “wireless” run…More than 63 artists performed at 10 venues at The Vinyl Music Festival (Sarasota, Fla.). Tight AV was hired to handle production audio, lighting and projection, and called upon colleagues ESI Audio and Audio Systems Consulting for additional audio requirements. Yamaha mixers and Yamaha and NEXO speakers were used at all venues…Sound of Authority president/CEO Ernest Greene chose an L-Acoustics KUDO for New Life Covenant Oakwood Church’s (Chicago) new sound system.