Northern Sound & Light recently outfitted the new off-Broadway touring production of Urban Cowboy with D.A.S. Audio Aero Series self-powered line array speakers.
Audio-Technica's Artist Elite 5000 Series UHF wireless was used with the AEW-T5400 handheld transmitters for frontline vocals on performances by Grandmaster Flash and The Furious Five, Aretha Franklin, Sammy Hagar, The Ronettes featuring Ronnie Spector and bandleader Paul Shaffer for the March Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony. Technical staff included Mitch Maketansky, audio coordinator; XM Productions/Effanel Music remote recording with John Harris as lead engineer and Jorge Silva as production mixer; Dave Natale, FOH engineer; and Tom Holmes, monitor mixer…Standing in again at front of house for Alison Krauss and Union Station's current tour is Bernie Velluti, joined by monitor engineer Mark Richards and SE Systems' Cliff Miller's 24 year-old daughter, Haley Miller, who manages racks and stacks…LD Systems supplied a temporary install of Electro-Voice equipment for the annual Houston Rodeo and Livestock Series, held at the city's Reliant Stadium and celebrating its 75th birthday this year. The company also incorporated Electro-Voice's NetMax networked matrix system controller into the system design for the first time…Joe Lodi, systems designer of Advanced Audio Technology, and Angelo Poulos, partner and director of installations, specified, designed and installed the audio overhaul at club Duvet for a 2007 Winter Music outdoor pool party. The system included Turbosound Aspect Series TSW-218s, TA-880Ls and TA-880Hs.