Tascam's iXZ Turns Your iPhone Into A Recording Studio
TASCAM’s pocket-sized iXZ turns your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch into a recording studio. Plug in a microphone, guitar or bass to interact with the latest guitar amp, sampling, recording and DJ apps. The iXZ even supplies phantom power for condenser microphones. An input setting sets the gain and there’s aheadphone output to monitor from your iOS device. To turn an iPhone into a portable practice, songwriting or live recording rig, it’s tough to beat the TASCAM iXZ.
TASCAM's DR-40 packs adjustable condenser microphones, four track recording, XLR mic inputs and extended battery life into a portable recorder your can take anywhere. It captures up to four tracks from built-in condenser microphones, XLR mic or line inputs. The high-quality internal microphones are adjustable from XY to AB position, helping you to tailor your recording to the sound of the room. A pair of great-sounding TASCAM microphone preamps welcome condenser microphones with phantom power, recording at up to 96kHz/24-bit resolution. It accommodates balanced XLR or 1/4" line inputs using locking Neutrik Combo jacks. The DR-40 accepts SD or SDHC cards up to 32GB, and a 2GB card is included. Once recorded, play back your takes with EQ and the optional Level Align feature to avoid volume jumps. A stereo reverb effect is also built-in, as well as a speaker and chromatic tuner. Transfer recordings to computer using the USB 2.0 jack. Other features include overdub mode, variable speed playback, limiting and low cut filter, and much more – all with TASCAM’s simple-to-use interface.
The Karma Cart Series from JamStands by Ultimate Support redefines the concept that good things happen to hard working musicians and sound engineers! If you've ever hauled a heavy guitar amp, set of speakers, drum kit, or an 88-note keyboard, you know how wonderful the invention of the wheel can be. The Karma Cart Series offers not only a set of wheels and platform but it's a reconfigurable tool that transforms into eight different equipment carts and hand trucks with very little effort!
Marquis Club Series - SpecificallyDesigned For Dance Clubs
Specifically designed for the extreme requirements of large and mega-size clubs, the Marquis Dance Club Series comprises eight powerful multi-way systems and subwoofer
models that combine JBL’s extraordinary sound, proven reliability and state-of-the-art
Soundcraft Si Compact Now Shipping!
Drawing on the heritage of Soundcraft's acclaimed Si Series digital live sound mixers, the Si Compact packs powerful digital mixing facilities along with stunning Lexicon®effects into a small footprint console. All this and more without compromising a powerful feature set. As you would expect from any Soundcraft digital mixer the facilities are extensive and include legendary audio quality courtesy of EMMA Lite, the same DSP platform that has helped propel the Si Series to industry standard status; this is united with all the reliability, show management, naming of channels, storing & naming cues and other features that you would expect, but what really sets Si Compact apart from all others is the simplicity of operation .
SAMPLE UNIT AVAILABLE --- CALL YOUR REP FOR A DEMO!!!
DR-05: Simple To Operate, Premium Sound
TASCAM’s DR-05 brings high-quality stereo recording to an easy-to-use portable powerhouse with a size and price that anyone can handle. The DR-05 records in MP3 or WAV format – including 96kHz/24-bit high-resolution audio – to microSD or microSDHC media. A pair of all-new microphones handles up to 125dB SPL with the sensitivity to capture every detail. With new recording features like Peak Reduction and Quick Menu, the DR-05 puts album-quality recording in the palm of your hand. Everything about the DR-05 is designed to get the best quality recordings of your music. A new pair of built-in microphones withstands up to 125dB SPL – the volume of a jet plane from 200 feet away – yet still have the sensitivity to capture every detail of a performance. You can add your own microphone or line-level source through the 1/8” stereo input, including plug-in power for microphones that need it. The layout of the DR-05 has been revamped to be quick and easy to work with one thumb. Operations like recording, adjusting levels, deleting bad takes and adding markers are just a button press away. Dig deeper to find features like limiting, low cut filtering, a built-in chromatic tuner and more.
Lexicon Wins Two SOS Awards
Lexicon announced that it has received two 2011 SOS awards from Sound On Sound, the internationally renowned music recording technology magazine. The Lexicon PCM96 Studio Standard Reverb/Effects Processor won the award for Best Effects and Processing Hardware, and the Lexicon PCM Native Reverb Plug-In Bundle won the Best Software Plug-In Processing award. Both awards were presented at the 2011 Winter NAMM Show. “We are honored that two of our products received prestigious SOS 2011 awards,” said Rob Urry, President of Harman Signal Processing. “The Lexicon team worked hard to ensure that the PCM96 and PCM Native Reverb would set the industry standards for reverb and effects processing hardware and software, and we are proud that our accomplishments have been recognized by our industry peers and users worldwide.” The Lexicon PCM96 Studio Standard Reverb/Effects Processor delivers 28 industry-standard Lexicon reverbs, delays and modulation effects. The PCM96 easily fits into studio, installed sound and live sound environments, and features a full complement of digital and analog inputs and outputs, along with Ethernet and FireWire connectivity. The Lexicon LXP Native Reverb Plug-In Bundle is designed to work with popular DAWs like Pro Tools® and Logic®, as well as with any other VST®, Audio Unit™ or RTAS®-compatible host. PC- and Macintosh®-compatible, it offers four of Lexicon’s most renowned algorithms – Chamber, Hall, Plate and Room – plus 220 finely crafted studio presets. Its intuitive user interface provides easy access to key parameters, with a graphical real-time full-color display.
AKG Voted Best Mic and Headphones At NAMM
Underscoring a commitment to provide the most reliable and highest performing products to the professional audio industry, AKG earned two 2011 Sound on Sound Awards during Winter NAMM. AKG C 414 XLS and AKG K 240, represent the continued versatility, quality and leading technology AKG offers professionals around the world. Voted Best Microphone and Best Headphones by Sound on Sound readers, the “The SOS awards provide an opportunity for those in the audio trenches to honestly grade the equipment they use on a daily basis and AKG is proud to offer our customers the year’s Best Microphone and Best Headphones,” stated Alfred Reinprecht, VP marketing and product development, AKG. “Knowing Sound on Sound readers are using AKG microphones in real-world applications, as they were designed and the Best Microphone and Best Headphones awards support AKG’s constant pursuit of the best, most reliable equipment in the industry.” The awards recognize the best recording technology products of the year. AKG’s C 414 XLS has been utilized on thousands of hit records and continues to be a favorite in recording studios, on stage and in broadcast facilities around the world. The K 240 Studio headphones offer recording professionals higher sensitivity, wider dynamic range and higher sound levels, in addition to superior comfort.
Tascam Joins With Antares To Create TA-1VP
TASCAM and Antares Audio Technologies have collaborated to create the TA-1VP Vocal Processor, a single-rackspace processor for live performance, house of worship or studio use. The TA-1VP uses the new Evo version of Antares’ world-famous Auto-Tune processing for real-time pitch correction and doubling of the input vocal. Antares’ TEC Award-winning Microphone and Tube Modeling is also included. The TASCAM TA-1VP includes both a microphone input and line input. Compression, gating, de-essing and equalization are all available for the input signal. The front-panel interface is covered with dedicated, illuminated buttons and meters to show exactly what the unit is doing. Factory presets and user memory slots recall the ideal settings for your vocal style, and real-time MIDI control is also provided. Built for every audio application from live performance to studio mixdown, TASCAM’s TA-1VP is the only hardware processor with Auto-Tune technology for flawless vocal intonation.
Tascam CD-500 Redesigns Single-Space CD Players
TASCAM has updated their best-selling line of single-rackspace CD players with the CD-500 and CD-500B. The new slot-loading players include new features such as flash start with a front-panel 10-key pad, WAV file playback, front-panel lockout, a footswitch input and more. The unbalanced CD-500 includes RS-232C control, S/PDIF optical and coaxial output. The CD-500B adds balanced outputs, AES/EBU digital out and parallel control. The new transport in the CD-500 and CD-500B uses a brushless motor for improved reliability and durability. The drive grabs discs from the edges instead of top and bottom, which avoids damage to the disc surface. Other features include ±16% pitch control, MP3 file playback, auto ready and auto cue modes. A wireless remote control is included with the unit.
Tascam Unveils US-200 And US-600 Audio Interfaces
TASCAM, an industry leader in digital interfaces, has launched two stylish, lightweight, units perfectly suited for mobile musicians and home recording enthusiasts: the US-200 and US-600 USB 2.0 Audio/MIDI Interfaces. Each has a MIDI input and output, and each uses USB 2.0 for high-speed, low-latency conversion. Both interfaces have a ¼” stereo headphone output with zero-latency direct monitoring, switchable in either mono or stereo. The US-200 is a two-in/four-out interface with a pair of XLR/TRS combo jacks feeding high-quality microphone preamps with phantom power. Input 1 can be switched to instrument level for direct recording of guitar and bass. Four RCA outputs are included on the rear panel. The US-200 is bus powered from the USB input, removing the need of a wall-wart supply. The US-600 is a six-in/four-out interface with four XLR/TRS combo mic inputs, two on the front and two on the rear panel. S/PDIF digital in and out are available for direct digital connection to external preamps, drum machines and processors. Both the TASCAM US-200 and US-600 include a copy of Cubase LE5, Steinberg’s latest 48-track workstation software with MIDI tracks, plug-in support and dynamic automation for polished mixes.
Tascam Shrinks Portastudio With DP-03
TASCAM, the company that invented home recording, is back with the new DP-03 8-track Digital Portastudio. The DP-03 records two tracks at a time at CD quality to affordable SD/SDHC cards, using XLR microphone preamps or a pair of built-in condenser microphones. Mixing features like reverb and EQ are accessed using dedicated knobs for simple operation. When a production is finished, it can be transferred to computer over USB 2.0 or burned to CD using an internal drive. A pair of inputs can be routed to any tracks, providing condenser microphones with phantom power when required. The DP-03 inputs also include 1/4" line and instrument level switches for recording sources like drum machines, guitar and bass. A tuner and metronome are built in for assembling polished performances. Once recorded, tracks can be bounced and edited. Like the DP-02 before it, the DP-03 uses an array of dedicated controls for mixing, combined with a simple menu interface for editing and other features. New mastering effects like EQ and multiband compression have been added for radio-ready masters. With so much power in a compact package, the DP-03 makes recording affordable, portable and fun.
Best Selling iPod Dock/CD Player Gets An Update
TASCAM’s CD-200iB adds balanced outputs to the best-selling Compact Disc player with integrated dock for Apple’s iPod® music players. The CD-200iB contains one of TASCAM’s best CD-player transports, capable of ±14% pitch control, CD text display, shock-proof buffer and MP3 and WAV file playback. The iPod dock includes power for Apple’s media player, as well as wireless remote control over the iPod transport. Both the CD and iPod play back from the unbalanced RCA and balanced XLR outputs for maximum flexibility. In addition there is a video output for the iPod and digital audio output for the CD player. All of its interface and playback features make the CD-200iB the ultimate solution for media playback in live sound or installation applications.
DigiTech Introduces Its First-Ever Guitar And Bass Amplifiers
Expanding into an entirely new product category, DigiTech today announced the introduction of its first-ever guitar and bass amplifiers at NAMM 2011. Combining renowned DigiTech sound quality and tonal flexibility with outstanding value, the new DigiTech amplifier lineup includes five combo guitar amps, a combo bass amp and a 150-Watt tube head with 4 x 12 cabinet half-stack.
The DigiTech amplifier line includes the following:
Two New Hardwire Pedals At NAMM
HardWire®, a leading manufacturer of guitar pedals, introduced the SP-7 Stereo Phaser Effects Pedal and HT-6 Polyphonic Tuner at the 2011 Winter NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA. The SP-7 is an advanced Phaser effects pedal offering seven Phaser types based on popular new and vintage effects pedals including 2 stage, 4 stage, modern, boutique, 10 stage, envelope, and dynamic. Leveraging DSP originally developed for the DigiTech RP Series of products, the new pedal also features controls for speed, depth, modify, and phaser type, as well as an indicator LED and tap tempo switch for setting the phaser's effects modulation speed time during a live performance. The HT-6 is a tuner for guitarists and bassists that can be used to tune all 6 strings of an instrument simultaneously. Based on technology from 3dB Research, the HT-6 makes tuning instruments faster and easier easy by simply strumming all strings and viewing the 'string' display readout as to which string is in or out of tune. The HT-6 Polyphonic Tuner pedal interface is similar to chromatic tuning pedals but features standard effects pedal. 6-rows of LED lights, one for each string. LED display matrix that represents the six strings of a guitar or bass. Two buttons on the HT-6 Tuner's top display panel are used for selecting display modes (Mode) and tuning references (Tuning).
Aviom Debuts PRO16 Digital Snakes
Aviom, the exclusive developer of the world's most powerful audio transport protocol, A-Net®, is introducing prepackaged Pro16® digital snakes in a variety of configurations that are tailored for a range of applications and ensemble sizes. While Aviom is best known for its industry standard personal mixing system, the company has also been a leader in distributing audio over Cat-5. Both its Pro16® Series of digital snake components and its Pro64® Series of audio networking products have proven to be high fidelity, flexible, yet simple solutions for creating digital audio systems for houses of worship, schools, theaters, sound companies, studios, and broadcast companies. Users span the world and include most Broadway shows, live tours, studios, major televised sporting events, numerous network television productions and major motion pictures.
JBL Announces Arrival Of EON210P Portable PA System
The JBL EON210P includes two 10-inch, 2-way speakers, an 8-channel powered stereo mixer with four digital effects, two 15-foot speaker cables and a convenient storage compartment for microphones and accessories. The mixer and storage compartment attach to the rear of the speakers, allowing for ease of movement when transporting the system. At a total weight of just 33 pounds, the EON210P is 20 pounds lighter than most other package PA systems in its class. Although compact, the EON210P packs plenty of sonic punch, thanks to its 300-watt-peak stereo amplifier and high-efficiency 2-way speakers, each with a 1.5-inch neodymium compression-driver tweeter and 10-inch high-excursion woofer. The EON210P can deliver 124dB peak system output and each speaker provides smooth, even coverage over a 100º x 60º listening area. The EON210P's speakers can be placed on a floor or table, or pole-mounted using the speakers' 36mm pole-mount socket.
JBL Introduces EON515XT At NAMM
As the flagship of the iconic JBL powered portable speaker collection, the EON515XT was engineered for durability, high performance and ease of use. JBL has extended the reach of the current EON technology by improving input sensitivity, lowering the noise floor, adding user selectable EQ control and re-voicing the system for peak performance and enhanced audio precision. The input sensitivity has been increased by 10dB to accommodate keyboards, musical instruments, drum machines and lower output sound reinforcement and DJ mixers. The EON15XT now offers user-adjustable EQ with individual bass and treble controls and a simplified 3-channel mixer configuration—an especially beneficial live performance feature that allows users to plug in multiple instruments and microphones. Built to take the rigors of the road, the JBL EON515XT has been restyled for discretion with a tough, molded black enclosure, black metal grille, black JBL badge, and charcoal EON grille logo. The EON515XT can be pole-mounted on a subwoofer or tripod stand using its 36 mm pole-mount socket, used in a floor monitor position or flown using its integrated M10 suspension points. It offers two 1/4-inch TRS inputs, one combination XLR/TRS input and an XLR loop-through output for connecting another EON speaker, recording device or for routing to an external devices. Weighing just 32.5 pounds, the EON515XT features multiple grip points designed for comfort, safety and balance.
AKG's Perception iPad App Debuts
Building on the success of AKG's highly acclaimed Perception series, the Vienna, Austria-based company is introducing its first application exclusively for the Apple iPad, at Winter NAMM. The AKG Perception iPad App is the ultimate guide for all musicians, producers and engineers interested in the technical prowess that is AKG Perception, which includes a full range of headphones and microphones for live stage and studio, as well as wireless microphone applications. Fully integrated with Facebook and Twitter, the iPad application offers a comprehensive and interactive guide for musicians, performers and producers, answering all questions concerning the Perception line. A visual tour through the entire line provides detailed descriptions and specifications, including a function to match the optimal audio equipment for any live sound or recording setting.
dbx Shows Off New Look At NAMM
The dbx S Series products are the next generation of the industry's most successful signal processors. All products in the dbx S Series build upon 40 years of cutting-edge signal processing heritage. The newly updated dbx S Series products feature a platinum front panel, and four color packaging with informative application suggestions for each product.
AKG Adds Style And Control With iPhone App 2.0
Following the successful launch of its first iPhone application in 2010, AKG is introducing the AKG Wireless App 2.0 at Winter NAMM, now available via free download in the Apple iTunes store. With a host of new features and an updated interface, users will not only be able to monitor and configure their AKG wireless systems through an iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad, but will also have the opportunity to control multiple settings from system design, to soundcheck and during performances, all through Harman's HiQnetTM protocol and a Wi-Fi connection. Supporting the Apple iPhone 4 retina display, version 2.0 offers advanced control functionality, allowing users to manage and change their wireless system parameters, including the name of the setup and frequency signals. The newly adopted ALERT system automatically issues a warning if there is a low microphone battery or an antenna malfunction. The app also suggests possible solutions for solving signal issues.
Crown Unveils XTi 2 Series
Offering increased control, an enhanced feature set and a sleeker design, the XTi 2 Series amplifiers bring together features and performance never before available in an amplifier designed for portable PA applications. Providing a complete suite of integrated speaker processing, the new XTi amplifiers eliminate the need for external crossovers, limiters, and EQs, immediately saving rack space and money. The XTi 2 features enhanced control with Crown's revolutionary PeakX Plus™ limiters. The limiters are derived from the same framework as those found in I-Tech HD and the new XLS DriveCore Series amplifiers allowing users to manipulate threshold, attack and release times. A new and improved subharmonic synthesizer offers more accurate control over which frequencies are targeted and can be tailored for a specific system or room setup.
Sound Marketing Central Now Representing Aviom
Sound Marketing is pleased to announce that we are now representing Aviom Audio Networking Technologies in our Illinois and Wisconsin territories. Best known for changing the face of monitor mixing with its Pro16® Monitor Mixing System, Aviom offers a full line of audio networking products, powered by A-Net®, Aviom's innovative high speed digital audio transport technology. With its second generation of A-Net products, the Pro64® Series, Aviom has simplified system design while enhancing control, flexibility, and performance.
Contact your Sound Marketing rep for details and demos. Visit Aviom's website for product info.
JBL Introduces Control 26CT-LS For Life Safety Applications
JBL is pleased to announce the release of the new Control 26CT-LS premium-level ceiling speaker for use in fire protective signaling, voice evacuation, and emergency notification systems. the Control 26CT-LS is based on the popular Control 26CT ceiling speaker, with similar performance plus UL1480-5/UUUMW certification for use in fire protection systems. This certification is required for loudspeakers used in fire alarm systems in the US, and these speakers still sound great on music and speech. the Control 26CT-LS also utilizes all the same accessories as the regular Control 26CT, including NC new construction brackets, MR mud ring construction brackets, TR trim rings, and TCD thick-ceiling dog-ears.
AKG Unleashes Quincy Jones Signature Headphone Line
No one know sound like Quincy Jones, the man behind Thriller (the best-selling album of all time), "We Are the World" (the best-selling single of all time) and an unprecedented 79 Grammy nominations and 27 Grammy awards - more than any living musician. Quality sound is why Quincy has used AKG products for years to create his music and why it's the only brand of headphones he endorses.
Introducing the Quincy Jones Signature Line by AKG: a collection of headphones for your home or on the road. Each set is a blend of sophisticated style and perfect sound - exactly what you'd expect from one of the most gifted, successful and admired music icons the world has ever heard.
Introducing Selenium by Harman
Harman recently purchased Electronica Selenium as part of a global expansion plan that targets emerging markets. As part of this strategy, the Selenium Product Line has been incorporated as a brand new product category within JBL Professional and as of Nov 1, 2010, JBL Professional assumed the exclusive distribution rights for Selenium Professional Loudspeakers in North America. With over 400 employees Selenium is the continental leader in loudspeaker production in Latin America, both under the Selenium name and as an OEM manufacturer. Selenium's Professional Audio line has more than 170 products in its portfolio, all produced under one roof, and 46 patents in design and technology for better sound repoduction.
New BSS AEC - Full Bandwidth, Lower Latency
BSS Audio introduced a new full-bandwidth Acoustic Echo Cancellation (AEC) algorithm for its Soundweb™ London conferencing processors. The new full-bandwidth AEC algorithm is released with HiQnet London Architect v3.04 and can be used with existing Soundweb London AEC Input Cards and the recently-introduced Soundweb London BLU-101 and BLU-102 devices. The existing 8kHz-bandwidth AEC algorithm is optimized for POTS, VoIP phone system and digital phone system applications. The new full-bandwidth AEC algorithm facilitates enhanced fidelity for specific applications, while also offering a reduced processing latency. A property within HiQnet London Architect v3.04 allows users to switch between the new full-bandwidth AEC algorithm and the existing 8kHz-bandwidth algorithm. Dedicated full-bandwidth ‘dry’ signals for local sound reinforcement or recording are offered for both AEC algorithms.
Ultimate Support Chooses Sound Marketing
Sound Marketing is very proud to announce that Ultimate Support has chosen Sound Marketing to represent them in our Central territory of Illinois and Wisconsin. For over 30 years, Ultimate Support Systems has provided musicians with unique support solutions that are crafted with unparalleled innovation and quality and accompanied by superior customer service. They are determined to invent, design, and manufacturer the smartest support solutions and music accessories in the music industry. Not only are their products unsurpassed in innovation, design, and functionality, their award-winning, US-based Customer Service Department is outstanding. Ultimate Support is dedicated to providing each customer with first-class attention by offering a toll-free experience with a friendly, highly-trained Service Professional who works in their corporate offices in Loveland, Colorado.
Sound Marketing Hosts Soundweb London Certification Training
On Dec 7 and 8, Sound Marketing Central hosted a Level 1 BSS Soundweb London Certification Training. BSS Chris Chandler trained 30 individuals from dealers and consulting firms on programming, controllers, AEC, routing, and more of all the BSS Soundweb London products. If you missed this session, another will be scheduled for Spring of 2011. Contact your rep for more details.
TASCAM US-1800 now Shipping
The US-1800 audio interface from TASCAM offers more inputs than any interface in its class. Up to 16 inputs and 4 outputs are transmitted to Mac or Windows over high-speed USB 2.0 connection. The US-1800 features eight XLR microphone inputs with phantom power and 60dB of clean gain. Six balanced line inputs are also provided, as well as stereo S/PDIF digital and MIDI in and out. Included with the US-1800 is Cubase LE5, the latest workstation software from Steinberg. This 48-track audio workstation includes must-have features like automation, plug-ins, mixing, editing and MIDI tracks. Cubase LE5 uses standard VST plug-ins for adding virtual instruments and effects.
Cambridge Sound Management Training Webinars
Cambridge Sound Management would like to invite you to attend one of their upcoming webinars!
Wednesday, November 10: Layout and Design Training 12:00pm to 1:00pm EST
Please note that there is no registration required, but we would appreciate if you emailed us and let us know if you plan on attending. (If you have already emailed us there is no need to do so again).
Questions? E-mail us at info@csmQt.com
Crown Goes Green With ComTech Drive Core
The recently introduced Crown Audio ComTech Drive Core seriesamplifiers are among a new generation of products at the forefront of Harman International's GreenEdge environmental initiative. Crown DriveCore series amplifiers are designed to be extremely energy-efficient, and use fewer resources in manufacturing. At the heart of the amplifiers is Harman's new DriveCore amplifier IC chip. This chip incorporates an unprecedented level of component integration into an IC that is smaller than the size of a postage stamp. Because of their greater efficiency and Class D design, ComTech DriveCore series amplifiers also produce less heat, a by-product of inefficient amplifier operation. As a result, the amplifiers do not need to use a fan or traditional large, heavy heat sinks, further reducing energy demands. The four models in the Crown ComTech DriveCore series deliver high-power output with greater than 90 percent efficiency, yet are compact and weigh less than 10 lbs.
AKG's New Perception Wireless
The Perception Wireless is designed to accommodate musicians and entry-level audio technicians, although it has the capabilities to handle even the most difficult audio setups with up to 8 channels per band. The Perception Wireless Series consists of a Vocal Set, with the handheld transmitter HT 45 featuring a dynamic cardioid capsule; the Instrumental Set, which comes with the pocket transmitter PT 45 plus instrument cable; the Sports Set with the pocket transmitter as well as a C 544 head-worn microphone; and a presenter set, complete with the PT 45 and a CK 99 L lavaliere microphone. All sets include the stationary receiver SR 45, a single AA battery and a switched mode power supply with EU/UK/US adapters. Increasing ease of use with perfect audio transmission was the target for this new wireless microphone system,” said Thomas Umbauer, AKG’s Product Manager for PPA. “Perception Wireless is tailored to your needs, from single-channel applications and individual configurations to multichannel systems. The Vocal, Instrumental, Presenter and Sports sets are the ideal plug-and-play wireless solutions for musicians and small installed sound venues.”
Dealer Area is Back!
At long last, our dealer area is back up and running! Go to http://www.soundmarketingreps.com/dealerform.html and fill out the info. You’ll be notified when your account is active. After that, head to Dealer Area on our website (click the link at the top), and you’ll have access to all your pricing!
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Cambridge Sound Management Chooses Sound Marketing
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Tascam Reinvents Trainers With GB-10 And LR-10
TASCAM is reinventing music education once again with the GB-10 Guitar/Bass Trainer/Recorder and LR-10 Instrumental Trainer/Recorder. Like our CD and MP3 trainers and recorders, the new trainers slow down and loop MP3 files without changing their pitch to help musicians learn new songs and licks. The latest generation features CD-quality recording with overdub to build up an arrangement. The SD card slot includes a 2GB card, and the new tabletop design makes them the perfect tools for music students, hobbyists or professionals to perfect their instruments. The GB-10 Guitar/Bass Trainer/Recorder has a 1/4" guitar input and effects like amp modeling, delay and reverb for practicing using headphones. Adjust the balance of your instrument to play along with the music. A tuner and metronome are also included for precision playback, and a footswitch input allows hands-free control. TASCAM's LR-10 is designed for strings, wind players, keyboardists, vocalists or any other musician. Use it to loop and transcribe your favorite music, record lessons or capture new song ideas. The LR-10 has a built-in microphone and speaker for recording and playback, and like the GB-10 includes a tuner and metronome.
Tascam's Most Affordable Recorder Yet!
The new DR-03 makes TASCAM-quality handheld recording available for the first time for under $100. The recorder packs 24-bit recording with built-in stereo mics into a package smaller than an energy bar. The DR-03 records to microSD media and a 2GB card is included to start capturing audio right away. Like the rest of TASCAM's best-selling portable recorders, the DR-03 features playback functions like looping and Variable Speed Audition to slow down music without changing the pitch. It's designed for low handling noise when recording handheld during concerts or interviews. A low cut filter, analog limiter, manual and auto gain settings help to prevent distortion when recording. In addition to the built-in microphones, an 1/8" mic/line input allows recording from mixers, external microphones and other sources. From beginning students to professional musicians, interviewers to videographers, everyone could use a DR-03 from TASCAM!
JBL's Control Contractor 60 Series
The Control 60 Series loudspeakers bring renowned JBL sound and outstanding coverage to rooms and venues with open architecture or high ceilings, while providing superior voice and musical clarity for rooms with difficult acoustics. The diverse lineup, coupled with its stylish design, is suitable for a wide variety of applications and decors, from convention and exhibit spaces to hotel atriums, to restaurants and retail stores. Included, easy-to-install hanging hardware features redundant suspension cables and UL listed adjustable-height hangers. The new Control 60 Series encompasses four models: the Control 62P ultra-compact, mid-high satellite pendant speaker; the Control 65P/T compact, full-range pendant speaker; the Control 67P/T extended, full-range pendant speaker; and the Control 67HC/T narrow, 75-degree coverage, high-ceiling pendant speaker.
The PRX600 Series represent an evolutionary step in the efficient use of amplifier power, rugged durability and enhanced versatility in a self-powered loudspeaker. Designed from the ground up to perform in the real world of sound reinforcement where challenging audio environments, high ambient noise levels and loud volumes are the norm, the PRX600 Series are built to last a lifetime using our reliable and trustworthy, tour-tested technology. Knowing you can rely on your system to deliver everything you need gives you the freedom to deliver your best. That’s performance you can trust.
Sound Marketing West now representing Aviom
Sound Marketing is pleased to announce that we are now representing Aviom Audio Networking Technologies in our Southern California and Las Vegas territories. Best known for changing the face of monitor mixing with its Pro16® Monitor Mixing System, Aviom offers a full line of audio networking products, powered by A-Net®, Aviom's innovative high speed digital audio transport technology. With its second generation of A-Net products, the Pro64® Series, Aviom has simplified system design while enhancing control, flexibility, and performance.
Contact your Sound Marketing rep for details and demos. Visit Aviom's website for product info.