Live Sound

TOURING NOTES

LD Systems of Houston recently used four InnovaSON digital consoles at FOH and monitor positions for KSBJ's 20th Anniversary concert, staged at Houston's 10/01/2002 8:00 AM Eastern

LD Systems of Houston recently used four InnovaSON digital consoles at FOH and monitor positions for KSBJ's 20th Anniversary concert, staged at Houston's Reliant Astrodome. The show, one of the largest Christian music concerts of the year, attracted 45,000 fans and featured 28 Christian musical acts…Jewel, currently out on a North American tour, is using Sennheiser 3050 Series wireless in-ear monitors and listening to a mix created on the ATI Paragon II monitor console by MD Clair engineer and tour production manager Robert Bull. Three members of Jewel's five-piece band are also outfitted with Sennheiser 3050 Series in-ear monitors…Headline acts on the Glastonbury Festival acoustic stage, including Robert Plant and The Waterboys, were mixed on the new Midas Legend 3000 and heard via an Electro-Voice X-Array P.A. According to Rick Bailey of RMPA, who is responsible for sound on the acoustic stage (set up in a 5,000-capacity tent), none of the FOH engineers had seen a Legend 3000 before, but all were suitably impressed…Paragon Productions, based in Rock Hill, S.C., is the first U.S. audio equipment rental and installation company to order the new GEO arrayable sound system from NEXO. The company has taken delivery of 20 S-8 Series cabinets, compact, high-output, full-range loudspeakers that can be combined in horizontal or curved vertical arrays. The order also includes Nexo CD-12 sub-bass cabinets, a full quota of flying hardware and Camco Vortex 6 digital amplifiers.