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1961 The movie version of the Broadway musical “West Side Story” is released. The movie is based on the 1957 musical, written by Arthur Laurents, with music by Leonard Bernstein, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, and choreography by Jerome Robbins. The story is based on William Shakespeare’s tragedy “Romeo and Juliet.”West Side Story poster

The film, starring Natalie Wood and Richard Beymer, becomes the second highest grossing movie of 1961. It goes on to win ten Academy Awards, including Best Picture. West Side Story won more Oscars than any other musical film to this day.

Some of the best-known — Read more

BEHRINGER X32 Now In Living Colour

Award-winning digital console hits the road with legendary band Living Colour

9/26/2013 Seattle, WA — Living Colour is on the road with the BEHRINGER X32 as they celebrate the 25th anniversary of the release of their debut recording Vivid. To ensure consistent performances and great sound, they chose to deploy the X32 for both front-of-house (FOH) and monitor duties.

BEHRINGER’s X32 is designed to provide seamless integration for the performers and sound engineer, resulting in consistent, high-quality mixes at FOH — and the musician’s in-ear and floor-wedge monitors. With full recall, motorized faders and 8 Stereo FX — Read more

German super-group on tour with the X32

When the wunderkinder from Germany’s F.R.E.I. hit the road this summer in support of their debut album, “Grenzenlos”, they were not neophytes. Having already sold more than 10 million records collectively in previous groups, the members of F.R.E.I. are seasoned vets of the touring scene. Being familiar with the myriad options available, they chose the powerful and intuitive X32 family of products for their live sound support.

Daniel Wagner, lead vocalist for F.R.E.I. offered, “Kudos to BEHRINGER for putting lightning in a — Read more

Whisky A Go-Go goes with BEHRINGER X32

Whisky Logo_Black (1)Located in the heart of West Hollywood, the Whisky A Go-Go has served as the launching pad for literally dozens of high profile acts over the years, gaining a well-deserved reputation as “the place to play” in Los Angeles. Recently, this iconic nightclub added its first digital mixing consoles, placing the powerhouse BEHRINGER X32 into both the front of house and monitor positions.

“Our last console was purchased about 30 years ago, and obviously it was analog. So it was time,” notes Leonard Contreras, production — Read more

Whisky A Go-Go goes with BEHRINGER X32

Whisky Logo_Black (1)8-13-2013, Seattle USA – Located in the heart of West Hollywood, the Whisky A Go-Go has served as the launching pad for literally dozens of high profile acts over the years, gaining a well-deserved reputation as “the place to play” in Los Angeles. Recently, this iconic nightclub added its first digital mixing consoles, placing the powerhouse BEHRINGER X32 into both the front of house and monitor positions.

“Our last console was purchased about 30 years ago, and obviously it was analog. So it was time,” notes Leonard Contreras, production — Read more

BEHRINGER X32 Hits the Road with F.R.E.I.

German super-group selects X32 Digital Mixing Console for summer tour

6/20/2013 Seattle — BEHRINGER’s X32 digital mixers will take the stage with F.R.E.I. FREI Group Metal Wall Smallwhen they hit the festival circuit in support of their new album, “Grenzenlos” [Limitless]. Founded by 5 musicians with a bevy of credits from years of touring, F.R.E.I. could have chosen any console for their maiden voyage — and they chose BEHRINGER. For monitor duties, F.R.E.I. selected the X32 Rack plus the S16 Digital Snake for stage to front of house connectivity. By creating a dedicated X32 eco-system — Read more

Checking in with BEHRINGER Artist Blake Lewis

Blake Lewis wears many hats in the music industry. He is a singer, songwriter, beatboxer, Blake Lewis Photomulti-instrumentalist, and producer. While he is most well-known as the season six first runner-up on American Idol, his career was already in full swing before taking the Idol stage. He has also kept busy in the years since his stint on Idol, doing what he loves best – making music. Blake is currently finishing up his third studio album, Portrait of a Chameleon.

Most recently, you may have seen him on the big screen. Blake, along with his new single “Your Touch,” are featured in the new advertising campaign for Internet Explorer 10. The ad is currently running during — Read more

Meet Talia Denis: The 12-Year-Old with an X32

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Photo credit: Lawrence Basso

One of my favorite things about attending the NAMM show each year is getting to meet all the musicians who stop by our booth. Some are seasoned professionals who’ve been around for years, some are up and coming, and some are just getting their feet wet in the industry.

This year one of my biggest surprises was meeting 12 year-old singer/songwriter Talia Denis. Despite her young age, Talia is already — Read more