Telex Communications’ pro audio brands and Minneapolis-based production company Urban Communications were recently instrumental in facilitating the utmost in sonic quality at the 24-hour music extravaganza held at Orchestra Hall from noon on Friday, July 14, through noon on Saturday, July 15.
For 10 years, the biggest names and manufacturers in the music industry have joined up as sponsors for the Ernie Ball Battle of the Bands, helping give unsigned bands a once-in-a-lifetime shot at fame and thousands of dollars in rock and roll prizes - all while reaching a mass of consumers through the Vans Warped Tour.
Dez Fafara - vocals, EV mics
Mike Spreitzer - guitar, EV RE-1 wireless
Jeff Kendrick - guitar, EV RE-1 wireless
Jon Miller - bass, EV RE-1 wireless
John Boecklin - Drums, ass’t EV mics
For lead singer Dez Fafara, music has always been a devil driver of sorts - allowing him to drive away all of the demons of his world with a bellowing howl that is distinctively his.
“One of the great things about the EV N/D967 mics is that I don’t chip my teeth anymore! That was a real problem with what we had been using! Not only that, they sound great!“ - Mary Huff, Bass, Southern Culture on the Skids
“The EV N/D967 is great because I really know where that sweet spot is.
Th’ Legendary Shack*Shakers: Southern by the Grace of Goth!
Th’ Legendary Shack*Shakers started their hell-for-leather, Penta-caustic roadshow just over three years ago and in a short time have earned quite a name for themselves with their unique brand of American Gothic that is all-at-once irreverent, revisionist, dangerous, and fun.
EV and EV BLUE Microphones Score Big with Bands and Engineers
Performers included Belle & Sebastian, Roseanne Cash, The New Pornographers, Mogwai, Chamillionaire, Art Brut, Nebula, and over 1396 more!
Austin, TX (March 20, 2006): Held from March 10th to March 19th in Austin, Texas, this year’s South by Southwest again featured thousands of participants and showgoers, each person somehow involved in music, film, or interactive media.