For Primal Twang’s world premiere at San Diego’s North Park Theatre, rental sound company Meeting Services provided a Harman HiQnet™ SR system, which included JBL’s VP (Venue Performance) Series loudspeakers and a Soundcraft Vi6 digital console.
For the seventh year, 3G Live (L.A.) provided staging/lighting/sound for Reventón, a Latin rock/pop music festival held at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, where 50,000 fans heard RBD, Ricky Martin, Alejandra Guzman and seven other Spanish-language performers. 3G Live brought out more than 200 L-Acoustics enclosures, some of which were cross-rented from fellow V-DOSC Network Owners Rat Sound, U.S. Audio and L.A. Cobra Sound…Auckland-based College Hill Productions selected its first Soundcraft Vi6 digital console. Company founder Chris Tate gave the console its first major workout at the Trusts Stadium for the Cirque Rocks event…Zaxcom's wireless mic systems were put to the test for Sunday at the Park With George at London's Wyndham's Theatre. UK distributor Everything Audio Ltd. and Orbital Sound supervised the TRX900 systems' install…Sydney's Jands Production Services added a Digidesign VENUE to its inventory, making Jands the first rental company in Australia to offer a 96-channel D-Show Console…Shure and Atlas Sound will contribute $25,000 each to a fundraising campaign for the NSCA Education Foundation (www.nscafoundation.org)…Atlanta Sound & Lighting brought out its Electro-Voice XLC rig for a recent Hank Williams Jr. concert in Brunswick, Ga. Front-of-house engineer for the event was ASL's Steve Dublin Stapleton, who mixed on a Midas Heritage 3000.