Between July 9 and August 18, some 17,000 musical lovers attended an open-air festival in Stockerau, Austria. The rental company, MTR Productions, was responsible for planning and implementing the sound reinforcement. An Electro-Voice XLVC line-array and NetMax N8000 controller formed the centerpiece of the sound reinforcement concept. The Stockerau Open Air Festival, which has enriched the cultural life in a small town near Vienna for over 50 years, is one of the longest established open-air festivals in Austria.
Pope Benedict XVI attended World Meeting of Families in Milan at which over a million people participated. For the event at Bresso Airport, exclusively Electro-Voice sound reinforcement equipment was used. The solution was installed and operated by M.
With 160 acts performing and 9,000 fans in attendance this year, Glastonbudget is Europe’s largest tribute festival. Production company OneBigStar relied on Electro-Voice and DYNACORD equipment for sound reinforcement. The system featured inter alia XLC line array elements, Xsubs and TG amps from Electro-Voice.
Staged annually at Turnpost Farm, the Glastonbudget Festival is Europe’s largest and best-known festival for tribute acts.
Kent Dudley & Bended Knee brought their brand of inspirational Christian country to a headlining show at the Sanford Center in Bemidji, Minnesota on July 14, wowing the 800-strong, full-capacity crowd via an Electro-Voice sound system provided and operated by Ben Stowe and his team from regional AV specialists NLFX Pro.
The Coliseum in St Petersburg now boasts new audio equipment from Electro-Voice. The installation features XLVC and EVA line arrays. EV distribution partner Ruton S was responsible for the installation.
The Coliseum is one of the most popular entertainment venues in St Petersburg, Russia.
The 20th "Duftstars" gala in Berlin's Tempodrom on May 4th featured a host of stars including Dita Von Teese, Jean Paul Gaultier, and ex-Spice Girl Melanie C. TSE AG of Berlin were once again responsible for the sound production. The centerpiece of the sound reinforcement design was an Electro-Voice XLD compact line-array.
On May 4, the Tempodrom in Berlin provided the setting for the 20th "Duftstars" gala.
Country musician Eric Church’s star has continued to rise in 2012, fueled by his first #1 album, the Grammy-nominated “Chief” (2011), and his first and second #1 singles, “Drink in My Hand” and “Springsteen”, respectively.
22-23 May saw pro sound specialists gathering in force at Birmingham's Villa Park stadium. Electro-Voice and DYNACORD's UK pro sound team welcomed guests from all over the UK. The programme included product and sound demos, workshops and product development lectures. "For us, BIG DAY OUT 2012 was an absolute success," affirms Robert Hesse, Vice President Sales Communication EMEA and Managing Director of EVI Audio GmbH.
On the 22nd and 23rd May, Robert Bosch's ProSound Team UK invited their sales partners from the United Kingdom to Birmingham for its third BIG DAY OUT.
Great excitement caused by the ZXA1 and new ZXA1-Sub, thanks to superior power, sound quality, and compact size. Daily presentations were given on various topics and products, highlighting the EV-Innovation family, hosted by product manager Guillermo Wabi. Three lucky attendees at the presentations won an RE320 -- the new dynamic microphone for voice and instruments. From April 22-24, the music and entertainment industries reunited at the World Trade Center in Mexico City for the 10th SOUND:CHECK XPO.
Innovative new products from Bosch Communications Systems convinced dealers and industry professionals alike. Vertical Array Systems from DYNACORD, Electro-Voice's ZXA1 sub and the ultra-compact EVU speakers from the EV-Innovation family, and the OMNEO network solution provided the central focus. The winning band in the DYNACORD.
EVI Audio welcomed 200 guests to an international distributors' meeting in Straubing from January 11-13 – Robert Hesse, Vice President Sales Communication EMEA and Managing Director of EVI Audio, noted the "first-class response to the products demonstrated" – Ten enterprises won "Distributor of the Year" awards
EVI Audio GmbH invited international distributors to a meeting at its Straubing, Bavaria headquarters that ran from January 11-13.
This year’s Winter NAMM trade show broke attendance records, with over 95,000 registered attendees from across the globe gathering in Anaheim, California to experience the latest product offerings for the musical instrument retail marketplace from over 1,400 exhibitors.
What does it take to keep thousands of ravers ecstatically dancing while bathed – literally -- in color? In the case of DAYGLOW, the touring rave that calls itself “The World’s Largest Paint Party,” it takes powerful paint cannons, first class lighting and video, aerial acts, stilt-walkers, contortion acts, fire shows, and a PA that can handle the most punishing beats and grooves in a DJ’s arsenal.