The Truth about Ipod WeddingsDec 7, 2008 Featured in National Entertainer Magazine
Over the past year, there has been a new trend in magazines and online suggesting an inexpensive alternative to a DJ or band, your iPod. Pounding the positives of having complete control over your music play list and being able to add a personal touch, many brides are investigating this new trend.
CHAUVET Celebrates New Headquarters GroundbreakingNov 18, 2008
CHAUVET employees and company owners officially kicked off the erection of its new, 65,000-square-foot worldwide headquarters on Saturday, Nov. 15.
AUDIO-TECHNICA PROVIDES MICROPHONE SOLUTIONS FOR CMA AWARDSNov 13, 2008
For the 15th consecutive year, Audio-Technica has supported the Country Music Association (CMA) Awards by providing an extensive selection of vocal and instrument microphones for its annual awards show.
Canadian Professional Disc Jockey Association Inc.Nov 12, 2008
The Canadian Online Disc Jockey Association Inc., (CODJA) Canada’s largest professional disc jockey association, announced today that the association has changed its corporate name and has become The Canadian Professional Disc Jockey Association Inc
LOUD Technologies Inc. Announces RestructuringNov 5, 2008
LOUD Technologies Inc. (NasdaqCM: LTEC) today announced a reorganization of its marketing, sales and engineering functions.
Under the new organization, product strategy, development and marketing for the Company’s MI and Pro businesses will be managed by separate, dedicated product management teams, while marketing communications for all LOUD brands will be consolidated and managed by a shared marketing support team.
Chauvet Lighting Showcases New Products at LDINov 1, 2008
The CHAUVET® Lighting staff designed a 3,500-square-foot booth for the 2008 Lighting Dimension International (LDI)trade show, held in Las Vegas, that highlighted the versatility and power of its product line in a floor plan consisting of an open area and two contained rooms.
Pioneer Wins 5 Awards at BPM show in EuropeOct 20, 2008
During the annual BPM show this last weekend, DJ Magazine held their annual Tech awards implementing a different format which involved a section of awards where anufacturers presented their products to a panel of industry judges made up of DJ's, journalist and retailer, Pioneer Pro DJ performed well and we walked away with 5 awards.
JBL Professional EON 500Oct 14, 2008
Representing the next generation of its groundbreaking and industry-standard EON® series portable loudspeakers, today JBL is introducing the EON500 series. The unveiling of the EON500 series self-powered and lightweight speakers immediately raises the bar in the category of molded powered loudspeakers.
KRK Systems® Releases Limited Edition Yellow Rokit Studio MonitorsOct 9, 2008
KRK Systems, the world’s leading manufacturer of powered recording monitors, is releasing a Limited Edition Rokit Studio Monitors. The concept and color design is part of a joint collaboration with Guitar Center. Available only in the 6-inch model and at Guitar Center’s in the U.S., the Rokit6 G2CB will feature a high-gloss yellow cabinet along with the traditional yellow Kevlar cone. The Rokit6 G2CB will remain true to the original Rokit’s legacy while providing a sleeker, more modern look that is as functional as it is beautiful. The piano-lacquer, yellow finish is similar to yellows found on exotic sports cars and adds a truly stunning look to any studio set-up.
Microsoft’s Zune House Archi-Entertains ChauvetSep 30, 2008
By day Microsoft’s Zune L.A. is a workspace and the marketing launch pad for Zune products; but by night California’s who’s who of the music, art and event-planning world take over the facility to enjoy multi-media, mojitos and music.
Stanton DaScratch Controller IntroducedSep 19, 2008
Stanton DJ, an industry leader in the design and manufacture of professional audio products for DJs, introduces the DaScratch, the company’s newest addition to the SC System controller line. DaScratch is a USB-MIDI controller that combines fast response, easy customization, and a compact form factor to create an ideal instrument for any digital DJ looking for total control over their software. Small and portable, DaScratch makes a space-friendly addition to any existing DJ gear set-up or can stand on its own as a complete controller solution.
DENON DJ ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF NEIL ALTNEU AS DIRECTOR OF SALES - NORTH AMERICASep 4, 2008
Denon DJ, a leading manufacturer of premium-grade DJ equipment, today announced that it has appointed 20-year consumer electronics industry veteran Neil Altneu
to the newly created position of Director of Sales, North America. In his new position, Mr. Altneu will be responsible for overseeing all of Denon DJ’s sales operations in North America, helping the company continue to grow its business as a leading manufacturer and marketer of DJ media players, software controllers, mixers and other products for working DJs. He will report directly to Paul Mathis, Senior Vice President, D&M Professional Americas.
AVALON CLUB: IN LIVING COLORSAug 5, 2008
ACS Sound and Lighting designers utilized 82 CHAUVET LEDsplash Jr. wash lights to execute a club owner’s vision for “living walls” of changing hues that would match the mood of a song or a night, at will. The lights are wall-mounted behind diffusing domes in two distinct sections of the club. CHAUVET’s ShowXpress software controls them via DMX.
Fog Technology + Charity + Good idea = ∞ Children’s HappinessJul 24, 2008
Mr. Darren Puckey who is working for CHSW as a volunteer wanted to help build a miniature smoking passenger train in order to bring happiness to children at CHSW. He thought Antari M1 mobile fogger was the perfect item to help him achieve this work. Thus, he came to Antari and stated his idea and need. Soon he had a good response from Antari, which was even better than he had expected. Antari immediately agreed to offer CHSW a whole new M1 mobile fogger free of charge!
Buma/Stemra issues Beatport.com a Pan-European LicenseJul 21, 2008
Beatport the world’s leading online electronic music retailer has signed a licence agreement for author’s rights with Buma/Stemra covering all of the world’s music repertoire. The license applies throughout the entire European Union. Buma/Stemra is the only music copyright organisation so far to issue such a Pan-European licence. The licence model offered by Buma/Stemra provides online music service providers with a one-stop shop for authors’ rights for music for 27 European countries.