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Jacoti Lola Turns Mobile Phone into Assistive Listening Device

Low latency wireless audio broadcasting in complex listening situations

StudioLive Trade-Up Program Announced

PreSonus offering trade-in credits of up to $1200

The How-To Sound Workshops Head to SoCal in May 2014

Hands-On Sound Training Workshops for Houses of Worship May 17-25, 2014

Winter Jam Tour Tops First Quarter Concert Ticket Sales Charts

Tour featured NewSong, Newsboys, Lecrae, Tenth Avenue North, Thousand Foot Krutch and Plumb.

Top 5 Products for Churches from NAB 2014

Top five products for churches were selected for their quality, innovation, ease of use and affordability.

EditShare Intro’s New Shared Media Storage Solution

Portable shared storage solution boasts support for solid state drives, runs on EditShare’s new Storage v7 platform, and a brand look.

LeadLab: Equipping Leaders

LeadLab creates an opportunity for church techs to gather and address the questions they have about their roles.

Matrox to Support Next Major Updates of Adobe Professional Video Editing Tools

Matrox editing cards and devices will be tightly integrated with the next major updates of Adobe Premiere Pro CC and Adobe After Effects CC for rock-solid workflows from SD to 4K

Grass Valley Introduces Next Generation GV Director Live Production System

GV Director now includes real-time streaming capabilities, an improved workflow, and enhanced real-time data feeds to increase operational flexibility

Chauvet Professional Introduces Rogue, a Full-Featured, Affordable Line of Moving Head Lights

New line designed to liberate the imagination from the tyranny of tight budgets, company says.

Roland to Demonstrate Surround Field Recording and Monitoring Solution at NAB

Holophone microphone and DTS HeadphoneX combine to create personal surround system

Church Production Magazine to Webcast Live from NAB 2014

“The Evolution of IMAG” and “Streaming Solutions for Churches” will be the topic of webcasts taking place live from the exhibit hall floor at NAB 2014.

High-def Elation LED Backdrop Sets the Scene at Abundant Living Faith Center

Installation of a large LED video wall brings an auditorium stage backdrop into a whole new realm

Reaching New Heights with Elation at Sagebrush Community Church

An Albuquerque, N.M., church upgrades from static video projection to a dynamic high resolution LED video screen

City Church In New Orleans Keeping it Fresh

New Chauvet LED video wall allows for frequent backdrop changes and saves on lighting

Green, Ohio’s Chapel Covets Even Coverage

The Chapel's Green Campus solves sound pattern problems with Adamson

Vintage Amplifiers Set the Tone for Sound System Update

Michigan church modernizes but keeps Ashly product installed in the 80’s

PLASA Focus: Baltimore 2014 Unveils Professional Development Program

Free seminars, workshops and exhibition slated for May 8-9, 2014

Immersive Lighting Environment for Celebration Church

Jacksonville Florida Church installs Chroma-Q Inspire House Lights

Chattanooga’s Calvary Chapel Chases Acoustical Challenge

Converted grocery store with square, hard barriers finds Varia the solution

Audix Mics Serve Diverse Needs at Oregon Church

Technical directors at a Wilsonville, Ore., church share mic'ing needs and solutions.

Neumann Digital Mics Shine in Cathedral Organ Recital Surround Recording

Neumann digital microphones and KH 120 monitors used to capture performance on W.W. Kimball Organ, following recent $2-million restoration.

Avolites To Host Free Weekly Training Webinars

Manufacturer to offer interactive sessions covering Titan Version 7 and Ai Media Server

Martin Audio Upgrade At Syracuse’s Most Holy Rosary Church

Martin Audio OmniLine replaces a huge custom central cluster point source system

Yamaha Debuts New More Affordable QL Series Digital Consoles

New series will inherit many CL Series features such as all-in-one mixing, processing, and routing capability for small- to medium-scale applications.

Midas Introduces Pro X Digital Console

New 271 Channel PRO X console merges innovative Neutron DSP technology with massive connectivity

Digico Announces 2014 Masters Series Tour Dates

Digital console maker publicizes first five locations of this year's hands-on training sessions

Harman Introduces Next Generation Soundcraft Vi3000 Digital Console

The Soundcraft Vi3000 features an all-new appearance with a more efficiently designed control surface, 96 inputs, 36 faders and 24 mono/stereo busses.

Chauvet Professional Helps Paragon 360
 “Span Time” At 124-Year-Old First Dallas Church

The biggest challenge Paragon 360 faced when converting the sanctuary into a contemporary worship space was to give it an updated look and feel without permanently altering its rich historic features.

Digital Projection Launches Maintenance-Free 10,000 Lumen Laser Projector

By bypassing regular lamp replacement cycles, DPI says almost all costs related to the HighLite Laser projector are incurred at time of purchase.

Historic Dallas Church Sound System Keeps Classic Interior Intact

New sound system needed to answer both acoustical and architectural requirements

Elation LED Video Displays Support 1,000-Seat Southern California Church

LED's used for center, back-drop screen, as well as two side screens.

Cairo Acoustic Challenge in St. Therese Basilica

Soaring walls, marble floors, wooden pews, and 80-foot high dome ringed with windows create reflective audio obstacles Offers StreamVu Trial with Matrox Monarch HD Purchase

Equipment distributor offers churches that purchase a Matrox Monarch HD video streaming and recording appliance a free 30-day trial of StreamVu.

Point Source Audio President Appointed Band Master of California’s First State Military Reserve Band

Newly appointed warrant officer James Lamb, president of Point Source Audio, actively recruiting volunteer reserve musicians from across the state

Indiana’s Brookside Community Church Chooses Countryman H6 Headset Mics

Fort Wayne-based consultant recommends Countryman H6 mics for new pastor

Crestron Licensing Audinate Dante Media Networking Solution

Dante called most widely adopted media networking technology


Extron Announces “A New Era for Control”

New Pro Series control products consists of 12 powerful hardware and software products working together to accommodate more elaborate AV system designs.

Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K Now Shipping

New lower price will be available for all customers, including existing pre-orders.

AVL Expo 2014 Helps Northwest Worship Community See Technical Big Picture

AVL Expo also featured an exhibit hall and networking opportunities specifically tailored for the worship community.

Haivision Introduces New Entry-Level Professional HD Streaming Encoder

The new Makito model supports up to 1080i/720p high-definition with DVI/component or HD-SDI interfaces.

Pending FCC Decisions Cloud Wireless System Investments for Churches

For the church, theatre, sporting venue, touring musician, or other user of wireless microphones and related devices, there remains some uncertainty whether the frequency bands that you are now using or will be purchasing in the intermediate future will still be cleared for use in five or ten years.

Mega Pro Sessions Scheduled for Dallas on Feb. 5

Mega Systems' Training & Product Showcase Event Continues Touring the US

Top Five Products for Churches from NAMM 2014

Our Church Production team of editors and contributors was bombarded with invitations for booth visits and press conferences, and our e-mail boxes overflowed with releases pleading for attention. Winnowing down the deserving candidates to five was an agonizing process with, frankly, some decisions bordering on a coin-toss.

Christie “Solutions that Rock” Audio Video Technology Show Stops in Nashville, February 4-6

Christie Vive Audio Among the Solutions for Professional Fixed Install and Rental Staging, Healthcare, Houses of Worship, and the Corporate Community

Riedel RockNet 100 Digital Audio Network Installed at Mission Lutheran Church

New Riedel system is supplied and installed by Delicate Electronics of Camarillo, Calif.

D.A.S. Audio Introduces Event Series Line Arrays

Designed for use in both permanent installations as well as in mobile systems, the new series comprises three models, two line arrays and a companion bass system.


Planetshakers City Church Big on Sound

Melbourne mega-church’s power sound system posed acoustical challenges

QSC Audio Enters the Compact Digital Mixer Market With New TouchMix Series

Targeted squarely on the church market, the new digital mixers set offer advanced features and simple operation.

TVOne Intro’s Corio2 Universal Scaler

The new C2-2855 Universal Scaler has more input/output flexibility than any other previous TVOne scaler.

Crossroads Church Corona Loving Loud

Audio crew tells 8,000 congregants, “Heaven will be loud.”

Waves Audio Will Accept Bitcoin as an Optional Payment

Digital currency used to transfer money worldwide

d & b Unveils New Column Loudspeakers

d&b's first column loudspeakers are designed for difficult acoustic and aesthetic environments.

Busy Christian Camp Ministry Hard on Mics

Hume Lake chooses comfortable headset microphones that stand up to heavy use

Ross Celebrates 40th Year with a New Look

The original Ross logo and distinctive analog cross-fade “X” was a relevant design when Ross only made video production switchers.

WFX 2014 Call for Speakers is Open

WFX is committed to providing a peer-to-peer learning environment for our attendees.

Analog Way Completes the Midra series with Eikos2 and Saphyr Switchers

Eikos2 and Saphyr can be used in mixer or native matrix modes with different layering capabilities.

Yamaha Announces Trade In, Trade Up Program For CL5 Consoles

Eligible customers will receive a $15,000 credit toward the purchase of a new Yamaha CL5

Mega Systems, Inc. Announces Mega Pro Training Sessions

Sessions to offer hands-on training and product demonstrations

Rose Brand Inc. Introduces New Fabric Finder ColorApp Website Application

Search church staging and theatrical fabric by color, type, width, opacity, sheen, price, flame retardancy, or any combination of the above.


Pastor’s High Expectations for Audio Exceeded

Arizona church becomes first install for Martin MLA Compact System

A Texas Size Sound Challenge At Oakwood Baptist Church

Sanctuary, overflow and kids’ space audio all solved by same solution

NRB Announces 2014 Media Award Recipients

Awards encourage excellence in production and commitment to the Gospel

Three New Lighting Fixtures from ADJ Designed with Churches In Mind

New fixtures to be among 40 new products on display at Winter NAMM 2014.

Tennessee Church Finds New Audio System at WFX

Worship Facilities Expo introduced Calvary Chapel of Knoxville to audio system they hadn’t considered

Vintage Florida Church Upgrades Audio Chain

A turn of the century classic church renovation includes acoustics and digital audio

Summit Integrated Installs Danley Sound Labs Loudspeakers in New Campus

Summit Integrated Systems of Lafayette, Colorado began working with six years ago and has designed and installed the A/V systems at most of the campus locations.

SynAudCon Announces Spring 2014 Training Schedule

Audio educational offerings through web-based and in-person training

SSL Rolls Out New Live Console with Nashville-based Spectrum Sound

SSL announces the first of several industry leading rental and resale providers preparing to join the SSL Live reseller network.

Line 6 to be Acquired by Yamaha Corporation

The acquisition expands Yamaha’s portfolio of modeling guitar processing products as well as pro-audio equipment.

Christie Lites Opens New York Office

Expansion establishes the company's fourteenth location for stage lighting and rigging rentals in North America

Earthworks Microphones Capture Singing Christmas Tree Performances

"The Earthworks microphones make 60 singers sound more like a hundred," says minister of music.

Kansas Church Expands Reach In Four Languages Using Sennheiser Tour Guide System

New standalone system operates independently of the main audio console.

New Harman HiQnet Audio Architect to Support Third-Party Controllers

“With the addition of third-party controller device support and other upgrades, we have significantly broadened the usefulness and functionality of the application,” says Adam Holladay, Market Manager, System Development and Integration Group.

Creative Stage Lighting to Distribute High End Systems’ Axon and Axon HD Media Servers

Axon media servers to become available to church A/V techs through CSL's extensive network of resellers

Salvation Army Center Syncs Mic System in 100,000 Square-Foot Venue

State-Of-The-Art Memphis recreation, education, worship, and arts center installs 34-channel Shure ULX-D digital wireless microphone system.

Mendtronix, Inc. Earns ISO 9001 Certification

Repair, refurbishment and logistics company awarded for quality management

Audio for Speech or Music? A Church Shouldn’t Have to Choose

Speech intelligibility and the sound quality of louder worship music were problems for this Winnipeg church, but the new system addresses both of them.

Analog Way’s Midra Series of Seamless Switchers Is Now Shipping

New mid-range line of mixers and seamless switchers includes six innovative products.

DPA Microphones to Introduce d:vote Rock Touring Kits at the 2014 NAMM Show

Could it be the ultimate mic kit for portable churches? Despite its tiny, discreet size and lightweight design, the DPA says the d:vote mic is rugged and stable as it features a versatile and extendable gooseneck, sturdy shock mount and a detachable heavy-duty cable, making it perfectly suited to the rigors of touring and live performance.

LynTec Launches Intelligent Mobile Power Distribution Panel

With motorized circuit breakers, current monitoring at the branch circuit level, and remote monitoring capabilities, the RPCM brings smarter mobile power distribution to houses of worship, theaters, arenas/stadiums, and other temporary entertainment venues according to a company announcement.

MyMix to Introduce Installation-grade Products at Winter NAMM

New permanent installation version offers a decentralized, cost-effective way to transport, mix and monitor HD audio

Trinity AVL Chooses Community Veris Loudspeakers for Florida, Georgia Churches

Company uses Veris line for small and medium-sized churches in the Southeast.

Elite Screens Now Shipping New Elite Prime Vision Line of Ambient Light Rejecting Projection Screens

New screens are polarized for either 3D or standard 2D presentations and are designed to deliver superior ambient light-rejecting qualities.

Top 5 Products for Churches from LDI 2013

Does technology drive art, or does art drive technology? I kept asking this question while cruising the floor of the exhibit hall. Believe me, narrowing the thousands of products down to five is a very difficult task.

Ashly Expands nX Series Amplifier Line

The company says new medium-output amplifiers are the perfect complement to the high-output 3,000-watt and 1,500-watt nX models.

Blackmagic Design Announces New Apple ProRes formats for HyperDeck Studio

All ProRes files recorded with HyperDeck Studio can be opened directly in Apple Final Cut Pro X for immediate editing.

PreSonus Introduces AudioBox Stereo Recording Kit

Kit includes everything needed to record your upcoming Christmas production rehearsals and performances.

ADJ Updates myDMX 2.0 Lighting Control Software for PC and Mac Mavericks

Update adds new features and fixes bugs in previous version

Wireless Spectrum Faces Repacking for Second Time

Sennheiser petitions FCC to compensate owners of microphone equipment

High End Systems and Elation Lighting In New Distribution Agreement

Elation is well entrenched in vertical markets like houses of worship, night clubs and local corporate events.

XSF Now CM Distributor

Parts Depot and Service Center Serving the Midwest

Winter Jam Tours 58 U.S. Cities with Meyer Sound LEO

Christian concert tour brings demands of big crowds and tight time schedules

Atlanta Soundworks Names Max Kopsho as General Manager

AV/IT company continues strategic expansion by adding industry veteran


Broadcast Pix To Bundle Systems with Matrox Monarch HD Streaming Appliance

Systems are designed for professional video producers who need to stream a live event and record a master quality version for post simultaneously.

Elite Screens Extends Warranties and Discounts for House of Worship Customers

New three-year warranty is available to educational, non-profit, religious and government/military organizations



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