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D8 transforms Malaysian F1 circuit with L-ACOUSTICS Malaysia: Malaysian rental company Digital Aid, more popularly known as D8, has become an L-ACOUSTICS Rental Network Agent, with the purchase of a KUDO WSTŽ line source system with SB28 subwoofers from local distributor, Sennheiser Electronic Asia. D8’s system has already been used at several festivals and events including Future Music Festival Asia and Zouk@Sepang, both held at the Sepang International Circuit Formula One track outside Kuala Lumpur. These one-day events transformed the Formula One track into an outdoor party for thousands of airpunching ravers, with emphasis on the best sound, lighting and production to showcase the live international and local dance acts. www.l-acoustics.com www.sennheiserasia.com www.d8projects.com

Sennheiser supports Hong Kong Youth Band Sounds Competition 2012 Hong Kong: Following the success of Youth Band Sounds Competition 2011, Sennheiser again sponsored the contest this year. Organized by the Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups, Youth Band Sounds Competition 2012 held its qualifying round on 20 May at HKFYG Tsuen Wan Youth SPOT and finals on 2 June at Chai Wan Y-Square respectively. Many local amateur bands and enthusiasts participated in this contest. With the support of Sennheiser G3 Vocal & Instrument microphones systems such as 4

sets of ew G3 135 wireless vocal microphones, 4 sets of e 935 wired vocal microphones, 2 sets of e 901 and e 902 kick drum microphones, 4 sets of e 904 drum microphones, 6 sets of e 905 and e 906 guitar amplifier microphones, 2 sets of e 914 overhead microphones and 2 sets of Neumann KM 184 Hi Hat ride microphones, the 13 teams performed exceptionally well in the final. Renowned judges Davy Chan, Kevin Li, Sammy So and Adky Wun could listen to participants clearly by wearing professional monitoring headphones such as HD 25 Originals, HD 25 II, HD 25 C II and HD 205.

The Champion, RAIN IN TIME, was excited to receive a Sennheiser cash voucher worth HK$7,000 including one set of e 945 vocal microphones. During the contest, a game was played. Two people from the audience who could play the drums were invited to the stage and HD 229 headphones were given to them. They had to listen to a short clip of music. and then they had to play the music on the drums. HD 220 Originals and CX 280 headphones were given to both the winner and runner-up. www.sennheiser.com.hk

Entertainment Technology Asia July-August 2012  
Entertainment Technology Asia July-August 2012  

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