Detroit-based Thunder Audio provided a 48-stack NEXO system for the Pledge of Allegiance tour, which featured Slipknot, System of a Down, Mudvayne and Rammstein, among others. In addition to 24 NEXO subwoofers, the system also included two Midas XL4s and two Midas Heritage 3000s, plus one AMEK Langley recall for FOH. Monitor boards were all Midas, including an XL4, two XL3s with XL3 wings, and one XL250. Also out with a Thunder Audio/NEXO system was Disturbed, who trucked 24 NEXO cabinets plus 16 subs…Toronto-based Audio Video Methods recently purchased an Innova-Son Sensory Grand Live digital console specifically for cross-rental to other sound companies. The board was used by Jason Sound for a recent North American tour of the Barenaked Ladies, while a second InnovaSon Compact Live board was used to mix monitors for opening act Vertical Horizon.