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Sound Image (Escondido, Calif.) is currently on a U.S. tour with Rascal Flatts; the tour's HiQnet system features dbx processing and Crown power configured 11/01/2007 8:00 AM Eastern

Norah Jones and the Handsome Band, with longtime FOH engineer Lee Moro, are touring with Neumann microphones, and Sennheiser’s Evolution 900 Series, Evolution wireless 300 Series instrument systems and the 300 Series personal monitor systems.

Sound Image (Escondido, Calif.) is currently on a U.S. tour with Rascal Flatts; the tour's HiQnet system features dbx processing and Crown power configured to drive passive JBL VerTec line arrays. Out at front of house is Jon Garber…Scotland-based Apex Acoustics is reportedly the first hire company in that country to own a DiGiCo console — a D1 MDR 56 — which was used on a 10-week festival tour with Kasabian…Prince is using a Meyer Sound system for his performances at London's 02 Arena. Major Tom Ltd. is supplying the audio, which includes 104 Meyer Sound MILOs, 20 M'elodies, 40 700-HPs and seven UPA-1Ps…Sound Explosion Productions (Ajax, Ontario) added to its amp racks with 40 Lab.gruppen FP+ Series FP 13000 amps for FOH arrays and six FP 10000Q 4-channel units for stage wedges…To stay connected with the natural sound from his amp while controlling the volume level reaching his ears, Paul Reed Smith has added the 3D Active Ambient IEM system from Sensaphonics to his touring rig…The 2007 Vans Warped Tour saw numerous acts using Sennheiser mics, including Paramore (Sennheiser 935), Coheed and Cambria (900 Series) and Red Jumpsuit Apparatus (e 835, e 604).