Tag Archives: Live Sound

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 Ships FIREPOWER FCA1616 Audio Interface

High-resolution digital converter with MIDAS preamps breaks the price barrier

FCA1616_P0A3A_Right_XL8/12/2013, Seattle – Sporting Cirrus Logic converters and MIDAS-designed mic preamps, BEHRINGER’s new FCA1616 is ideally suited for home and professional recording enthusiasts seeking hassle-free connection to the digital domain. Easy to operate and designed to support all standard audio formats, the 16-In/16-Out interface provides audiophile-grade sound quality, is fully compatible with BEHRINGER’s ADA8200 and occupies only a single rack-space. The versatile — Read more

BEHRINGER X32 COMPACT Digital Live/Recording Mixer Now Available

New mixer packs groundbreaking functionality into a space saving form factor

X32-COMPACT Press Release8/1/2013, Seattle – BEHRINGER introduces the X32 COMPACT 40-input digital mixer with a feature set and host of connectivity options that are sure to appeal to audio professionals in need of advanced live sound and recording solutions.

Because of its advantageous footprint, the X32 COMPACT fits in spaces that larger consoles can’t, making it ideally suited for small to mid-size venues or for any larger venue wishing to add a side-stage monitor console. It also — Read more

BBC Radiophonic Workshop Chooses BEHRINGER

Legendary soundscape composers schedule series of live perfomances

Prom 2 (183)-17-28-2013, UK – The reactivated Radiophonic Workshop (RWS) has enlisted BEHRINGER’s X32 Digital Mixing Console and EUROLIVE Active loudspeakers for a series of upcoming high-profile electronic music events. Recognized the world over for their groundbreaking recording and sound design work, the reactivated RWS considered various top manufacturer’s mixing desks, monitoring systems and front of house loudspeakers before settling on BEHRINGER as their single source — Read more

BEHRINGER releases CP6000 Series wall controllers for EUROCOM MA6000 Digital Mixer-Amplifiers

 

CP6000UL (U.S.)

CP6000UL (U.S.)

7/7/2013 Seattle, WA — BEHRINGER has added to the utility of the MA6000 series of Digital Mixer-Amplifiers with the release of the CP series of wired remote control panels. Designed to offer low-cost remote volume control and source selection, the CP6000UL will fit North American electrical boxes while the CP6000EU is sized for European applications. Available immediately through the EUROCOM distribution network, the CP series offer yet another dimension of — 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

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

Video: The X32 Live at the Whisky A Go Go

L.A.’s legendary Whisky A Go Go is known for hosting some of the most famous faces in rock music since opening its doors on the Sunset Strip in 1964.

The Doors, Led Zeppelin, The Who, Cream, Guns N’ Roses, Van Halen, Elvis Costello, and The Police are just a few of the bands who have played the Whisky.

I was pretty excited to see the X32 in the club that has hosted so many of my favorite bands over the years.

Check out this video where front-of-house engineer Leonard Contreras discusses using the X32 — Read more