Live Sound

TOURING NOTES

Crossroads Audio Inc. has been purchased by the trio of Stewart Bennett, Robin Magruder and Ed Spoto. Established in 1972 by Chuck and Diane Conrad, Crossroads 5/01/2002 8:00 AM Eastern

Crossroads Audio Inc. has been purchased by the trio of Stewart Bennett, Robin Magruder and Ed Spoto. Established in 1972 by Chuck and Diane Conrad, Crossroads Audio offers professional sound, lighting and video sales, “dry-hire” rentals and full-service event production. The company's rental inventory includes a complete Meyer M3D self-powered line array system, a 56-channel Tascam DA-88/38 multitrack digital remote-recording package, and Yamaha, Ramsa and Allen & Heath large-format mixing consoles…JC Productions of Naples, Fla., recently purchased a Nexo Alpha system and debuted the system at the annual Party in the Park, which attracts up to 16,000 people. JC Productions took delivery of 10 M3 mid-high packs, 16 B1s and 16 S2 sub-bass cabinets, with Nexo NX241 digital crossovers, as well as four Alpha E and four B1-18s for supplemental fill…Australian Concert Productions Pty Ltd., based in Brisbane, recently purchased an Electro-Voice X-Line line array system and is using it for the Australian leg of Rod Stewart's current world tour. Other recent X-Line purchasers include Britannia Row, which used the system for the Brit Awards (British Popular Music Awards) in February.