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City Hope Church Grows With L-Acoustics
City Hope Church Grows With L-Acoustics - July 2015

ESB Group installs Kara(i) and ARCS WiFo systems at new 1,400-seat worship center

DAPHNE, Alabama - July 2015 -- When Daphne, Alabama’s City Hope Church—formerly known as Bay Community Church—hosted its first services in its new 1,400-seat worship center this past February, it was immediately apparent to those in attendance that a premium had been placed on quality sound. Key to this was the presence of L-Acoustics Kara(i) and ARCS WiFo loudspeaker systems specified and installed by Springville, Alabama-based AVL firm ESB Group Inc., an L-Acoustics Certified...

 
L-Acoustics Hits the Mark on Knopfler's Current World Tour
L-Acoustics Hits the Mark on Knopfler's Current World Tour - July 2015

Four-time Grammy winning guitarist and vocalist Mark Knopfler has enjoyed a forty-year career, including 20 years with Dire Straits and another 20 as a solo artist. His eighth solo LP, Tracker, has been well-received by critics and his loyal fan base and Knopfler is currently on tour from April through November to support the album, hitting 50 European arena and outdoor venues, before heading to the USA and Canada for 38 more theatre performances. Front of House engineer Dave Dixon chose L-Acou...

 
Maroon 5 takes L-Acoustics on UK tour
Maroon 5 takes L-Acoustics on UK tour - July 2015

Pop/rockers Maroon 5 embarked on the European leg of their arena tour in late May, where a comprehensive L-Acoustics K1 and K2 PA system helped to ensure audiences moved like Jagger.   The Los Angeles-based band generally tours with Southern California Sound Image.  For the European leg, Sound Image called upon UK partner SSE Audio to provide audio. “I go way back with SSE, to my time with Wet Wet Wet, Morrissey and S Club Seven,” says Front of House engineer Jim Ebdon. &ld...

 
L-Acoustics Helps Foo Fighters Keep North American Tour Leg Unbroken
L-Acoustics Helps Foo Fighters Keep North American Tour Leg Unbroken - July 2015

Newly acquired K2 boxes give SR provider Delicate Productions a “strategic advantage” with more SPL per pound and virtually universal rider acceptability

WASHINGTON, D.C. - July 2015 -- The crowd gasped when Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl toppled offstage during a show on June 12 in Gothenburg, Sweden. Grohl, however, quickly showed the single-minded perseverance that has led him to success in music and documentary filmmaking. Shortly after being helped off stage for medical attention, he was back in front of the crowd—seated this time—singing and playing guitar while a doctor held his leg in place. A dedicated performer who litera...

 
Novatech becomes in-house production provider to the Darwin Entertainment Centre.
Novatech becomes in-house production provider to the Darwin Entertainment Centre. - July 2015

World-class lighting and audio creates new opportunities for presenters and a better experience for patrons.

Novatech Creative Event Technology are proud to announce their new partnership with the Darwin Entertainment Centre. As part of the on-going agreement, Novatech will provide a world-class PA system and lighting rig to be kept in-house for the use of all venue hirers. With audio products from L-Acoustics, AVID and Yamaha, and lighting from High End Systems, Martin and GLP, touring artists and major events that may previously have not come to The Top End due to lack of suitable equipment will find...