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Electro-Voice NetMax Precision Processing for St Albans Church

December 21, 2010
St Paul’s Church in the Hertfordshire, UK town of St Albans is one of the largest in the county, accommodating over 1,000 people at capacity.

Bosch & Electro-Voice integration a key factor in preparing Eden Stadium for the 2011 Rugby World Cup

December 17, 2010
Auckland, New Zealand’s Eden Park has undergone a multi-million transformation in preparation for the 2011 Rugby World Cup, including a new three-tier south stand and a new two-tier east stand that replace the stadium’s terraces and increase crowd capacity to 60,000 from 42,000.

Electro-Voice Line Array System Pays Off for the Showroom at Casino Arizona

December 13, 2010
The ideal installation scenario involves plenty of advance input from the sound system designer to ensure smooth integration of the system into the space.

Bosch Security Systems Hosts Customer Event at New Dallas Cowboys Stadium

November 30, 2010
It cost $1.3 billion dollars to build.

Electro-Voice sound for Boy Scouts Urban Program Center in Minnesota

November 30, 2010
The technicians from Edina, MN-based Alpha Video & Audio found installing modern audio and video systems in a building built in 1907 (as a place for the Army to train cavalry horses) both a challenging experience and a rewarding one, since the project was for the Boy Scouts of America.

EV-Innovation for Sovereign Grace Church

November 22, 2010
Sovereign Grace Church in Marlton, NJ is the latest in a growing list of houses of worship to be equipped with loudspeakers from the new installation-dedicated Electro-Voice EV-Innovation family – EVA (Expandable Vertical Array), EVF (front-loaded), and EVH (horn-loaded).

Electro-Voice Hosts Microphone Workshops in Asia

November 18, 2010
Electro-Voice recently concluded a very successful three-country microphone workshop tour in Asia, visiting Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; Bangkok, Thailand; and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Epiphany Brings Electro-Voice PA to First Baptist Church Cleveland

November 18, 2010
"30 years ago most churches had an organ, a piano, a microphone on the pulpit, and a pair of column loudspeakers," says Chuck Walthall, whose Pensacola, Florida design and consulting practice covers both acoustics and technical systems.
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Electro-Voice ups the ante at Christian Musician's Summit

November 17, 2010
It's no surprise that most live sound engineers are more comfortable with the rig they know than the rig they don't.

Lift AV chooses Electro-Voice for Christian Music Summit 2010 (Nov 11-13)

November 11, 2010
Renton, WA-based Lift AV will provide an impressive Electro-Voice sound system for the 2010 Christian Music Summit, an annual conference for musicians and worship leaders.

Newest EV Line-Array Squeezes into one of Norfolk, England's Oldest Theatres

November 11, 2010
The Grade II-listed facade of King's Lynn Corn Exchange in Norfolk, England matches the splendour of Victorian architecture with a state-of-the-art multipurpose entertainment venue, recently given a modernizing boost in the form of an Electro-Voice sound reinforcement system installation.

Major Russian Orthodox church in the Volga with state-of-the-art systems from Electro-Voice

November 10, 2010
Some 62 miles to the west of the Urals, in the federal district of the Volga, lies the city of Ufa, capital of the Russian republic of Bashkortostan.

Electro-Voice Wins TWO WFX New Product Awards for ZXA1 and EVH

November 4, 2010
Electro-Voice is delighted to announce that it has won two WFX New Product Awards – for the new ZXA1 compact powered loudspeaker and the EVH installation loudspeaker.

Electro-Voice Arrays Bring Compact Clarity to CCMA Awards Show

October 26, 2010
Achieving high-quality event sound is always an accomplishment, but it becomes more of a challenge as the complexities of the overall production increase.

Electro-Voice sound for 2010 Commonwealth Games in New Delhi

October 26, 2010
With a 60,000-plus seating capacity, Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi, India is the biggest venue to be used for the October, 2010 XIX Commonwealth Games.

Pyxis Puts Faith in Electro-Voice for North Coast Church Installs

October 19, 2010
Six weeks isn’t much time to go from an initial customer inquiry to having PA systems on-site and ready to rig.
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Electro-Voice Goes to Town in Fenway Park

October 12, 2010
“A lot of people dream of hitting a grand slam in Fenway, but we actually did.
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UK’s Event Engineering orders third installment of Electro-Voice Tour X

October 12, 2010
For the third time in 18 months, UK production company Event Engineering has expanded its inventory of Electro-Voice Tour X loudspeakers, citing their versatility and cost-effective performance as just two reasons to keep coming back.

Electro-Voice Sound for World Junior Track and Field Event

September 30, 2010
Since purchasing their Electro-Voice XLC-DVX compact line-array loudspeaker system in early 2010, Sound Specialists, Inc.

Sx600 for New Brunswick Baseball Field

September 30, 2010
Sound Specialists, Inc. (SSI) of Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada, recently installed Electro-Voice Sx600 dual line array loudspeakers at Kiwanas Baseball Field in Moncton – the latest in a long list of similar installations around the world for which the Sx600 continues to provide a unique solution, from the Olympic Games to high school football fields.

UK’s First Installation for New Electro-Voice EVA Cabinets

September 30, 2010
Sophie Ellis-Bextor has been up on stage with the UK’s first full Electro-Voice EVA line array SR system in the newly-opened Club Neo in the Somerset town of Yeovil.
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Tour X - Seriously Stealthy Sound for the Castracane Clubhouse

September 20, 2010
Tour X: Stealth Sound for the Castracane Clubhouse When it came time to equipping his family’s new game room with a sound system, Steve Castracane knew a typical stereo setup for a residential application just wouldn’t do.

Elite Multimedia Puts Faith in Electro-Voice for Daytona 2010

September 3, 2010
What does it take for a busy, growing company to deliver sound, lighting, and video with top-level production values across a broad spectrum of event sizes and types? For John Mills, senior engineer at Elite Multimedia in Memphis, Tennessee, a big part of the answer lies in using components whose consistent performance takes the guesswork out of system configuration and setup.
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Top Sydney Shopping Centre puts Bosch, Electro-Voice, and Dynacord on its Rider

September 3, 2010
A recently opened shopping center in the Sydney suburb of Ryde is using a wealth of paging and BGM systems supplied from Bosch’s Communications Systems family of brands.

Stars at the Castle – with Electro-Voice

September 2, 2010
Over 5,000 music-lovers attended the second Burghauser Konzertsommer this August. The programme included Peter Cornelius, Roger Cicero, Hansi Hinterseer, and the ‘Night of Musicals’. MSE Tontechnik provided the sound reinforcement, relying on equipment from Electro-Voice. Running from August 5-8, this year saw the second edition of the Burghauser Konzertsommer mini-festival, featuring four evenings, four genres, and a setting with which few others in the world can compare: the inner courtyard of “the longest castle in the world,” Burghausen Castle.

Bosch, Dynacord, and Electro-Voice at the Queensland Museum

August 31, 2010
For almost 150 years, the Queensland Museum in Queensland, Australia has been telling the story of the sunshine state through its history of people, culture, animals, environment, and geology.

Elite Multimedia Reprises Electro-Voice Install at First United Methodist

August 31, 2010
Raised in an era of pristine digital sound, today's generation of church-goers expects to hear clarity and fullness when attending contemporary services.

Longest-ever 100 V line of EV cabinets and a full XLC/XLD stage PA for UK National Powerboat Championships

August 31, 2010
Extreme water sports came to the gentle seaside town of Harwich in the form of the UK’s National Powerboat Championships, using Electro-Voice sound reinforcement systems for a beachfront concert stage as well as a kilometer-long 100V line of ZX1 full-range speakers—one of the longest set-ups of its kind.

Electro-Voice and Paladin Team for Winning Sound at GaREAT Complex

August 24, 2010
Having laid claim to the moon with a Declaration of Lunar Ownership in 1966, Geneva, Ohio is a small city with a history of thinking big.

Roth Challenge - triathlon with Electro-Voice power

August 24, 2010
The Roth Challenge is regarded by triathletes worldwide as one of the most challenging and exciting competitions the sport has to offer. With 2,500 individual athletes and 500 squads from over 50 different countries competing this year, watched by over 120,000 spectators, the 2010 Roth Challenge consolidated the international reputation of the event. Barowski AG provided the sound reinforcement, using line arrays from Electro-Voice and DYNACORD to great effect. Roth / Straubing, August 2010 A triathlon demands everything from the men and women brave enough to compete in it: the stamina, talent, and willpower needed to swim 3.

Electro-Voice high school sound system exceeds client’s – and contractor’s – expectations

August 12, 2010
Torrence, Inc., of Perrysburg, Ohio, recently brought a new lease on life to a high school auditorium in Wauseon, Ohio with a streamlined sound system upgrade featuring a combination of Electro-Voice Xi and EVF loudspeakers.

Electro-Voice in the Byscenen in Trondheim

August 10, 2010
The Byscenen in Trondheim is one of the most renowned venues in Norway. The Technical Director of the theatre, Thomas Denstad, described the system as ‘wonderfully versatile’. First opened in 1878, the Byscenen in Trondheim is as much a part of the cultural landscape of Norway as the fjords are of its coastline.

World stars together with Electro-Voice and DYNACORD at the Jazz on the Danube festival

August 10, 2010
Over 10,000 visitors attended the 24th Jazz on the Danube festival in Straubing, which ran from July 15-18. Stars like the Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club®, Tower Of Power, Bobby McFerrin, and “Special Guest” Ich+Ich provided first class music.

Bosch Holds First Annual BPS Day in Morrilton, Arkansas

August 9, 2010
On June 4, 2010, the Bosch Security Systems plant in Morrilton, Arkansas held its first annual BPS Day, with games and prizes for all employees.

NSCA Education Foundation, Bosch Award Three $2,500 Scholarships

July 29, 2010
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA, July 28, 2010 — The NSCA Education Foundation and Bosch Security Systems, Inc.

Electro-Voice: World Cup sound in stadiums and on-screen

July 27, 2010
Electro-Voice certainly set the tone for this year’s World Cup, with sound systems in nine of the ten football stadiums hosting the event, and at live relays of the matches back in Germany. Fans gathered in their thousands to follow the games on giant screens in cities including Munich and Burghausen. South Africa / Straubing, July 2010 – It was a World Cup of superlatives.

EV-Innovation for Yakima, Washington Houses of Worship

July 26, 2010
Since launching in 2009, EV-Innovation loudspeakers from Electro-Voice have become among the company’s most in-demand products for permanent installation, thanks to their unique combination of audio quality, versatility, and value.

Vans Warped Tour ups the ante with Electro-Voice

July 21, 2010
The Vans Warped Tour – North America's longest-running touring festival – kicked off in southern California at the end of June, marking the tour’s 16th anniversary with record-breaking crowds ready to experience the best in punk, metal, and hip hop.

Electro-Voice sound for La Llotja de Lleida

July 7, 2010
Compact XLD and XLE sound systems from Electro-Voice are providing a perfect balance of form and function at “La Llotja de Lleida,” a striking new six-floor conference and theater venue in the Spanish city of Lleida.
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Electro-Voice announces the release of IRIS-Net V2.4.0

June 30, 2010
Electro-Voice is pleased to announce the release of IRIS-Net V2.

Electro-Voice brings big sound to the big top

June 30, 2010
This year, the UniCredit Group staged its annual jamboree in a giant circus tent.

9:1 to Electro-Voice - world-championship-sound reinforcement for South Africa

June 28, 2010
cacophonous vuvuzelas, stringent safety norms, awkward climatic conditions and challenging architecture call for sophisticated sound reinforcement strategies. EV distributor Prosound Ltd.

Bosch Security Systems makes a big impression at InfoComm 2010

June 22, 2010
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Electro-Voice XLC, FIR-Drive enhancements put through paces at metal multi-headliner

June 22, 2010
What better way to put a sound system through its paces than at a six-hour concert event featuring some of the heaviest metal bands on the planet? That’s exactly what Verona, Wisconsin-based Intellasound Productions L.

Pilbeam Theatre installs Electro-Voice PA

June 22, 2010
One of the finest theatres in regional Australia, Rockhampton’s Pilbeam Theatre is the focal point for performing arts in Central Queensland.

Bluetongue Stadium upgrades with Electro-Voice

June 14, 2010
Situated on the scenic Central Coast in Gosford, Australia, Bluetongue Stadium has earned a reputation as one of the nation’s most picturesque venues.

UK’s Glastonbudget festival pays tribute with Electro-Voice

June 14, 2010
Together, OneBigStar and EV distributor Shuttlesound were pleased to see Europe’s largest festival for tribute bands and new acts turn into a veritable showcase for Electro-Voice PA systems.
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Electro-Voice and Audinate announce DM-1 Dante™ card for NetMax at InfoComm 2010 (Booth C6302)

June 9, 2010
Electro-Voice and Audinate are pleased to announce the availability of the DM-1 Dante audio network card for the NetMax hardware family.
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Electro-Voice launches additions to the award-winning EV-Innovation loudspeaker family at InfoComm 2010 (Booth C6302)

June 9, 2010
Electro-Voice is launching additions to its award-winning EV-Innovation family of installation-dedicated loudspeakers at InfoComm 2010.
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Electro-Voice launches additions to the RE-2PRO wireless microphone line at InfoComm 2010 (Booth C6302)

June 9, 2010
Electro-Voice is pleased to launch important new additions to its RE-2PRO wireless microphone line at InfoComm 2010: the WTU-2 compact bodypack and the PHTU-2 handheld transmitter.
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Electro-Voice launches Dx46 FIR-Drive Sound System Processor at InfoComm 2010 (Booth C6302)

June 9, 2010
Electro-Voice has once again raised the bar for pro audio electronics design with the new Dx46 FIR-Drive Sound System Processor, launching globally at InfoComm 2010.
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Electro-Voice launches ZXA1 compact powered loudspeaker at InfoComm 2010 (Booth C6302)

June 9, 2010
Electro-Voice engineers have raised the bar for portable sound once again, adding to the award-winning ZX loudspeaker family with the new ZXA1 – the self-powered version of the best-selling ZX1 compact two-way loudspeaker.

Electro-Voice sound system for one of London’s great town halls

June 2, 2010
Instantly recognizable to Londoners, Islington Town Hall is a famous icon of local government in the city.

Bosch Announces New Product Marketing Managers

June 1, 2010
Bosch Security Systems, Inc., Communications Systems Division is pleased to announce the addition of two new Product Marketing Managers to its Burnsville, Minn.

Electro-Voice X-Line soars over Classical Brit Awards

May 19, 2010
On the express instructions of sound designer Derrick Zieba, Britannia Row Productions supplied its Electro-Voice X-Line array system for the biggest night in the British classical music calendar – the Classical BRIT Awards 2010.
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Electro-Voice XLC: the Sound of Silenci in Barcelona

May 18, 2010
Barcelona-based install and rental company Graells So I LLums recently installed a range of Electro-Voice sound systems at Sala Silenci (Quiet Room), a club/multifunction space near Barcelona.
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Bosch Security Systems Announces New Director of Sales, Communications

May 13, 2010
Bosch Security Systems, Inc. is very pleased to announce the appointment of Sean Shallenberger as its Director of Sales, Communications - South.

Bosch announces training sessions for InfoComm 2010

May 10, 2010
Bosch Security Systems, Inc., Communications Systems Division is pleased to announce it will host two special sessions at InfoComm 2010.
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Electro-Voice EVA sound system brings clarity and power to TCU Coliseum

May 10, 2010
More than simply an on-court duel, a modern college basketball game is a multi-sensory event in which audio and video are deployed to fuel fan excitement and amplify the home-team edge.
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Houston's Miller Outdoor Theatre chooses Electro-Voice

May 10, 2010
A fixture in Houston’s Hermann Park for over 80 years, the Miller Outdoor Theatre has continued to change in step with the city it serves, growing from a small bandstand to become one of the finest municipal venues in the U.

PL80 wins "Wish I Had One" Award on MusicPlayers.com

April 26, 2010
The Electro-Voice PL80 has won a "Wish I Had One" Award on MusicPlayers.
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Brian Divine joins Bosch Security Systems, Inc., Communications Systems Division Marketing Team

April 1, 2010
Bosch Security Systems, Inc., Communications Systems Division is very pleased to announce that Brian Divine has assumed the role of Sr.

UK seaside theatres standardize with Electro-Voice

March 30, 2010
Perched high on the cliffs overlooking one of the UK’s most famous seaside resorts, Southend’s Cliffs Pavilion Theatre has been kitted out with new Electro-Voice sound reinforcement systems by TED AV, commissioned by venue owner and operator HQ Theatres.

Bosch & Electro-Voice systems provide safety, sound quality and style at Carrasco International Airport, Uruguay

March 29, 2010
Internationally renowned Uruguayan architect Rafael Viñoly’s latest masterpiece is one that does his native country of Uruguay proud: the new terminal at Carrasco International Airport, near Montevideo.

SIR (Studio Instrument Rentals) adds an Electro-Voice XLD line array loudspeaker system

March 24, 2010
Backline rental and entertainment services industry leaders SIR (Studio Instrument Rentals) recently added an Electro-Voice XLD line array loudspeaker system to the pro audio inventory at their New York office.

Breakthrough combined Bosch & Electro-Voice AV system installed at University at Buffalo

March 21, 2010
When Electro-Voice became part of the Bosch Security Systems family, the potential for one-stop, turnkey solutions combining EV pro audio equipment with Bosch life safety, mass notification and security systems set the AV industry chattering about the possibilities.

Electro-Voice EVA 2010 Systems Contractor News Finalist

March 16, 2010
The Electro-Voice EVA line array is a finalist in the

Shuttlesound rolls out ‘Super Centres’ for Tour X in the UK

March 12, 2010
London’s Wembley PA Centre has been named as the first of nine Electro-Voice Tour X Super Centres to be opened in the UK by Shuttlesound.

Electro-Voice sound system for hot new Japanese club

March 9, 2010
An Electro-Voice PA system featuring Phoenix and Tour X series loudspeakers was recently installed in The Garden, a new live music club in Shimokitazawa, Japan, operated by Tin Pan Alley Co.

Electro-Voice Rocks the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver

March 5, 2010
With offices in Vancouver and Whistler, British Columbia, Rocky Mountain Production Services were perfectly positioned to deploy audio equipment for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games.

Bosch Communications Announces DC-One Editor V1.3.1

March 3, 2010
Bosch Communications Systems is pleased to announce the release of the DC-One Editor Software V1.

Bosch Security Systems, Inc., Communications Systems Division announces official release of IRIS-Net V2.3.0

March 3, 2010
The latest release of IRIS-Net software includes a wealth of additions and enhancements, adding more performance and flexibility to this powerful configuration, control and monitoring software package.

Electro-Voice XLC & XLD for wrestling extravaganza on UK tour

February 25, 2010
Total Non-Stop Action Wrestling (TNA) has been on the road in the UK, calling the legion of fans acquired through satellite TV shows out into the nation’s biggest venues for five live events.

Two Brit Awards for Zieba and "new" Electro-Voice X-Line system

February 22, 2010
It’s a double whammy for sound designer Derrick Zieba and his regular PA partner Britannia Row Productions – reporting success at both the Classical BRIT and the high-profile BRIT Awards, both of which relied upon Electro-Voice’s ‘new’ X-Line sound reinforcement system, recently re-energized by the addition of FIR-Drive processing (Finite Impulse Response filtering), and, according to Zieba, capable of giving the latest PA systems a run for their money.

EV: Power and Performance at Winter NAMM 2010

February 8, 2010
Electro-Voice was in full force at this year’s Winter NAMM trade show in Anaheim, Cal.

All Electro-Voice Service For 2500 Seat Belfast Church

February 6, 2010
The 2,500-strong congregation at Belfast's Metropolitan Tabernacle is finally enjoying the results of an 18-month project to upgrade its audio services.

Audio Logic Systems partner with EV to host "Audio Basics" seminar

February 3, 2010
Electro-Voice is partnering with Twin Cities-based audio, video and lighting integrators Audio Logic Systems to present an “Audio Basics” seminar at Electro-Voice HQ in Burnsville, Minnesota on Tuesday, February 23rd, 6-9 pm.

Electro-Voice Microphones shine at the Taste

February 3, 2010
For the last 21 years, the New Year’s holiday has seen the Tasmanian capital of Hobart playing host to The Taste festival.

UK's Event Sound Joins Line Array Division

January 29, 2010
The upgrade of an inventory which has included two generations of Electro-Voice PA products signals the serious intentions of Event Sound’s owners Nick Billinghurst and Jason Spencer, who are now committed full-time to building the high-end rental operation, and adding a sales and installation dimension to the company.

Electro-Voice launches all-new website at Winter NAMM 2010

January 14, 2010
Anaheim, CA (January 14th, 2010): Electro-Voice is launching the all-new www.

Electro-Voice launches ZXA1 compact powered loudspeaker at Winter NAMM 2010

January 14, 2010
Anaheim, CA (January 14th, 2010): Electro-Voice engineers have raised the bar for portable sound once again, adding to the award-winning ZX loudspeaker family with the new ZXA1 – the self-powered version of the best-selling ZX1 compact two-way loudspeaker.

New Year's Ski-Jumping in Garmisch with EV XLD

January 12, 2010
As a key leg of the world-famous Four Hills Tournament, the New Year's Ski-Jumping Competition in Garmisch-Partenkirchen is one of the highlights of the winter sports season.

Pandemonium for Pet Shop Boys with enhanced Electro-Voice X-Line Array system

January 11, 2010
The Pandemonium Tour by much-loved British electro-pop duo The Pet Shop Boys is the first touring show to use Britannia Row‘s ”new” X-Line system, which has recently been turbocharged by the implementation of EV‘s ground-breaking FIR-Drive (Finite Impulse Response Filters) technology.

Shuttlesound signs award-winning drummer to endorse Electro-Voice PL Series microphones

January 11, 2010
Award-winning drummer Johanne James is the latest signing to Shuttlesound‘s artist endorsement programme for Electro-Voice microphones, flying the flag for the new EV PL Series in particular.
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Sydney Production Company moves up to REV wireless

January 11, 2010
Sydney-based production company Action Sound recently upgraded their wireless microphone inventory with four channels of Electro-Voice REV handheld systems - two REV-D dual-channel receivers and four REV-PH performer handheld transmitters with RE510 condenser capsules.

Electro-Voice EVF helps Ohio church sound superb in time for the holidays

January 1, 2010
The front-loaded offering from the Electro-Voice EV-Innovation family of installation-dedicated loudspeakers, the new EVF series is designed to provide an optimal combination of value, versatility and excellent audio quality.