Los Angeles and Costa Mesa, CA — (September 6, 2016) — On September 9, 2016, Roland will premiere their first ever, 24-hour online music festival, “The Future. Redefined,” which will debut more than 30 Roland products via streaming video broadcasts from Los Angeles, New York, Toronto, Brussels, Paris, Tokyo and other major cities around the world starting at 4:00pm UTC. This unique musical instrument festival will span six time zones and feature live performances, new product debuts and demonstrations and interviews with leading artists. Roland chose QSC as the preferred PA system for the event and will feature QSC speakers on three stages including the KLA 12 active line array loudspeaker systems, KW181 18” powered subwoofers, K10 and K12 active loudspeakers and KSub dual 12” active subwoofers.
During Roland’s festival on September 9 (#909day), the company will debut new synthesizers, digital pianos, electronic drums, DJ equipment, BOSS guitar-related products, accessories, and a new genre of musical instrument never offered before by Roland.
“‘The Future. Redefined.’ was created by Roland to inspire musicians to unleash their creativity,” says Roland Corporation U.S. President and CEO Jay Wanamaker. “We are delighted to have all the sounds of this festival delivered by QSC. They are a company who we know shares our passion to inspire and we have always been pleased with the sound quality when pairing Roland products with QSC loudspeakers.”
“QSC is honored to partner with Roland in celebration of their worldwide musical instrument festival,” says Ray van Straten, Senior Director of Marketing, QSC Professional. “QSC and Roland customers each value quality and superior performance, making this pairing of brands a very natural and rewarding experience for all. Congratulations to Roland on the launch of this exciting event.”
Visit http://tfr.roland.com/us/ to find out more about schedule information, artist lineups, and new product previews for Roland’s #909day.
About Roland Corporation
Roland Corporation is a leading manufacturer and distributor of electronic musical instruments, including keyboards and synthesizers, guitar products, electronic percussion, digital recording equipment, amplifiers, audio processors, and multimedia products. With more than 40 years of musical instrument development, Roland sets the standard in music technology for the world to follow. For more information, visit www.roland.com/us or see your local Roland dealer.
QSC, LLC engineers and provides award winning products and solutions such as Q-SYS Networked Audio, Video and Control Platform, digital mixers, power amplifiers and loudspeakers for a wide variety of customers who need reliable, well-engineered products for Live Sound, Systems and Cinema applications.