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From Mix Magazine | A PRIMEDIA Property    August 5, 2005  
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Table Of Contents
Become a Remix Hotel Chicago VIP
Yorkville Sound éXcursion 1000
Bayou City Sound Adopts Turbosound Aspect Series
Las Vegas' Golden Nugget Takes a Shine to Meyer
ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM MIX
AES NEW PRODUCTS DIRECTORY!
Coinciding with the AES Convention in New York City, October 7 to 10, 2005, Mix will publish its 28th annual New Products Directory. Deadline is August 12, 2005. To submit, click HERE.

BARBERSHOP STUDIO BLOG Follow the daily trials and tribulations (and successes!) of running a world-class studio in 2005, as The Barber Shop Studios opens on beautiful Lake Hopatcong, N.J., 45 minutes west of Manhattan. Check it out here.

Become a Remix Hotel Chicago VIP
Book your room at the Hard Rock Hotel for the Remix Hotel Chicago-August 19-21-and become a VIP. The VIP package includes a Remix t-shirt, a one-year subscription to Remix, automatic registration check-in for the Remix Hotel (credentials will be in your room upon arrival) and free admission to all Remix Hotel after parties. Act now, offer ends August 4! To book your room, contact Sarah Hing at shing@primediabusiness.com. For more info, stay tuned to www.remixhotel.com.

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NEW SOUND REINFORCEMENT PRODUCTS
Yorkville Sound éXcursion 1000
Yorkville Sound has expanded the éXcursion line with the addition of an active 950-watt 3-way complete P.A. system solution for live sound or mobile DJ applications. MORE

Audio-Technica 3000 Series UHF Wireless System
Audio-Technica recently announced the enhancement of its 3000 Series UHF True Diversity Wireless Systems, which now includes Automatic Frequency Scanning. MORE

Microboards CopyWriter Live
Microboards Technology recently announced that the second generation of its popular CopyWriter Live recorder/duplicator began shipping in July. The product joins the company's line of CD/DVD duplicators and printers. CopyWriter Live was designed to give churches and other organizations the ability to record events with VCR-like ease. MORE

Roland SA-300 Stage Amplifier
Roland's SA-300 features a full-range, high-quality stereo 2.1-channel sound, sturdy construction, built-in effects, advanced anti-feedback control, two-piece transportability, loads of I/O options and is compatible with microphones, rhythm machines, guitars, keyboards and CD players. MORE

Yamaha MSR400
Developed for use by musicians, DJs, corporate and media presenters, schools, houses of worship, Yamaha announces the debut of its high-performance loudspeaker system, the MSR400. MORE

Alcons QR36 Ribbon Array
Alcons is now shipping the first product of its Q Series, the QR36. The Q Series scalable ribbon-array columns represent crosses a traditional point-source loudspeaker with a J-curved line-array system. MORE

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NEWS YOU CAN USE
Borneo-Based Rainforest World Music Festival Uses Allen & Heath
Glasgow, Scotland-based Cheer Productions managed the sound requirements for the annual Rainforest World Music Festival (Borneo), selecting an Allen & Heath ML5000 VCA live sound console as the FOH mixer for the main stage. MORE.

Bayou City Sound Adopts Turbosound Aspect Series
After more than 20 years, Tom Bohacek and Scott Powers' Bayou City Sound (Tomball, Texas) realized that it was time for a change in their choice of speakers. Says Bohacek, "It started taking considerable effort to make our sound systems consistent from venue to venue. We were looking for something that would operate easily and involve less tweaking and bending of frequencies to make it work. Overall, there was too much inconsistency." MORE.

Reggae Talent Transports Canadians to Jamaica With JBL VerTec
Air Canada Centre in Toronto hosted the International Reggae Superstars Concert on June 26, 2005, which featured artists including Elephant Man, Buju Banton and Lady Saw. MORE.

Meyer and Atlanta's Music Midtown Festival Beat the Heat
With six stages hosting more than 100 major and emerging musical acts, the Music Midtown Festival (Atlanta, GA) boasts one of the most diverse lineups of any festival in the world. This June, the 12th annual summertime event attracted more than 300,000 guests to its 40-plus-acre festival site. MORE.

Broadway's Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Features "Best of" Gear
The musical Chitty Chitty Bang Bang opened at the Hilton Center Theatre (Manhattan) in April 2005 to positive reviews. Boasting a leading-edge sound system that incorporates some of the best in digital and analog technology included 16 XTA DP224 and DP226 digital system controllers used in every aspect of the signal path to the theater's main P.A. and monitoring systems. MORE.

Yamaha PM5D Announces 1,000 Units Sold
Yamaha recently reported that more than 1,000 units of its PM5D digital sound reinforcement console have sold worldwide as of July 1, 2005, breaking the company's previous sales records set by PM1D and DM2000 products. MORE.

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INSTALLATIONS
Las Vegas' Golden Nugget Takes a Shine to Meyer
One of the city's oldest casinos, Las Vegas' Golden Nugget stage has been graced by such legends as Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Tony Bennett. After changing ownership from MGM Grand Corporation (2000), then to entrepreneurs Tim Poster and Tom Breitling in 2004, the Nugget hosted a grand reopening in late 2004 with performances by Tony Bennett and Jewel, who helped to christen the newly redone Theatre Ballroom's sound system. The stage now features Meyer Sound M2D compact curvilinear array loudspeakers. MORE.

Jakarta's Sands International Executive Club Features Allen & Heath
Jakarta's new Sands International Executive Club is a luxurious multi-entertainment "mega club" comprising a restaurant, live theater, disco, wine bar, lounge and spa center, all fitted with Allen & Heath mixing products. The complex houses an Allen & Heath ML4000 VCA console, two WZ16:2DX mixers, an iDR-8 digital mix processor and a Xone:92 DJ mixer, plus two other Xone mixers. MORE.

New Installation Near Church of St. Peter Worships EV
A/V specialists AVI (Mendota, MN) recently installed EV Xi loudspeakers, CPS amplifiers and RE2 wireless microphone systems, along with two Midas(R) Venice consoles and Klark Teknik(R) DN360 EQs at a new church nearby. MORE.

Arizona's Musician's Café Gets QSC AcousticDesign™ S282H Speakers
Chris Devlin, a veteran nightclub manager and a musician, is the driving force behind the new String Chemistry Café in Mesa, AZ. Most would consider the venue the antithesis of a blues/jazz nightclub: The club has an open, airy feel reminiscent of a coffee house, and a dinner chef recruited from one of Phoenix's famed resort hotels. MORE.

Wolf Trap's Filene Center Goes With Lake Mesa Quad EQs
The Wolf Trap Foundation's Filene Center has completed a distribution infrastructure upgrade that included the installation of six Lake Mesa Quad EQ digital matrix processors, which each offer the sound system four discrete channels of Lake Technology's EQ Overlay processing with extensible signal routing, delay and dynamics. MORE.

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