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    • Sound Art Adds to Yamaha Console Inventory

      Sound Art, with offices in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and Calgary Alberta has added several Yamaha CL and QL consoles to their existing Yamaha production inventory along with Rio input/output boxes. The sound rental and installation company recently provided a CL5 for a YC Alberta Youth Christian Group event held at the Rexall Place Arena in Edmonton where 10,000 young Christians were entertained by international touring acts along with various ministry sessions.

      • Edmonton, Alberta
      • January 8, 2018

      Engineer Requests NEXO STM Line Array for Legendary Canadian Artist

      Gold and platinum selling artist Ginette Reno is a Canadian author, composer, singer, and actress receiving nominations for the Genie Awards, Gemini Awards, and is a multi-recipient of the Juno Awards.

      • Québec City, QC
      • January 24, 2018

      Engineer for Katy Perry Tour Is A “Witness” to Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Versatility

      Katy Perry’s “Witness World Tour” began in the fall of 2017 and continues on through 2018 with shows happening from Texas and Nevada to the Pacific Northwest and British Columbia before heading internationally through summer. Front of house engineer Toby Francis (CLAIR Global Los Angeles) is mixing on a Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Digital Audio Console. CLAIR Global is providing production for the “Witness World Tour.”

      • Los Angeles, California
      • January 30, 2018

      Sound Works Pro Supports Chicago Women's March

      On January 20, 2018, in the city of Chicago, 300,000 women and allies continued the fight for women’s rights and social justice holding one of many Women’s March events across the country. Sound Works Productions of Mokena, Illinois was there to provide the sound for the streets and the stage by providing a NEXO GEO S120 line array system.

      • Chicago, Illinois
      • January 31, 2018

      Engineers Wide-Eyed Using Dual Yamaha PM10s for Sold-Out Chris Young “Losing Sleep 2018 World Tour”

      In 2017 RCA Records Nashville artist Chris Young became the newest member of the Grand Ole Opry and released Losing Sleep, his seventh album and second consecutive record to debut at #1 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums Chart. Young is kicking off 2018 headlining the “Losing Sleep 2018 World Tour,” performing at arenas seating 6,000-10,000.

      • Nashville, TN
      • February 01, 2018

      ML Sound Adds Yamaha CL5 to Tennessee Theatre

      Built in 1928 and restored back to its original design by Paramount in the early 2000s, the historic Tennessee Theatre provides entertainment to Knoxville and the surrounding communities. From Broadway productions and movies, to concerts, organ recitals, and opera performances, rental opportunities for the 1,600-seat theatre and 500-standing capacity grand lobby are also available.

      • Knoxville, Tennessee
      • January 11, 2018

      Sun, Sea, Sand And Sound - Premier Bali Beach Club Invests In Yamaha

      As we say goodbye to the old year and hello to the new, thoughts of those in the northern hemisphere inevitably turn forward towards summer, sunshine and holidays. And where better to enjoy them than at Finn's Beach Club in Bali, where a new Yamaha audio installation is helping to deliver the best possible customer experience?

      • Bali, Indonesia
      • Jan, 2018

      Mega-Baptist Church Upgrades with Dual Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Digital Audio Consoles

      The First Baptist Church Woodstock is a mega-church in the northwestern Atlanta suburb of Woodstock, Georgia and a congregation that is especially concerned with community outreach. Its traditional worship sanctuary seats 7,200 with a 60-piece orchestra and 150-voice choir. They have been a part of the Yamaha Digital Console family ever since its two PM1Ds were installed 15 years ago, and it became time to upgrade to two new state-of-the-art PM10 RIVAGE Digital Audio Consoles. The consoles were purchased through Capitol Design Group, Jacksonville, FL.

      • Woodstock, Georgia
      • January 19, 2018

      Aging Console Replaced With Yamaha PM10 at Faith-Based University

      Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion, Indiana is devoted to training the future leaders of the Wesleyan Church. Founded in 1920, the Universities mission was to provide a faith-based education to Wesleyan students, a mission that remains true today.

      • Marion, Indiana
      • January 22, 2018

      Yamaha Professional Audio Experiences Significant Growth, Continues Expansion of CIS Sales Staff

      Yamaha Corporation of America, Professional Audio division, continues to expand its dedicated sales staff specifically tasked with handling the Commercial Installation Solutions (CIS) product line. As part of this expansion, David Nowak has been hired for the position of district manager covering the important U.S. southeast market.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • January 2, 2018

      New District Manager Takes on Yamaha Professional Audio Sales Territory

      Yamaha Professional Audio division announces the appointment of Aaron Kunz to the position of district manager for the Commercial Audio sales team. Kunz will be responsible for the Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Dakota and Texas territory. He replaces veteran district manager, Jeff Wilson, who recently retired.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • January 16, 2018

      Yamaha To Host PM10 and CL Series Training Classes As Part of AES at NAMM

      AES and NAMM have partnered together in an effort to bring pro audio education to the NAMM show. The Yamaha Professional Audio division will be an integral part of these inaugural sessions by hosting a series of classes on our CL Series and RIVAGE PM10 Series Digital Mixing Consoles. The courses will cover a wide range of topics, suitable for entry-level engineers as well as seasoned professionals, and will be taught by members of the technical marketing staff as well as two guest engineers/instructors.

      • Anaheim, CA
      • January 16, 2018

      New Rio3224-D2 and Rio1608-D2 Dante Network I/O Racks with Enhanced Sound, Reliability, and Visibility

      Yamaha Professional Audio announces the February release of two new Dante equipped I/O Rack units for the company’s professional audio lineup: the Rio3224-D2 and Rio1608-D2. Together with the new CSD-R7 control surface to be released simultaneously, the I/O Racks are components of the RIVAGE PM Series, including the new RIVAGE PM7 Digital Mixing System. They can also be used with current CL and QL Series Digital Mixing Consoles.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • February 06, 2018

      New Yamaha RIVAGE PM7 System Offers PM10 User Experience with Integrated Portability and Flexibility

      Yamaha Professional Audio announces an important new addition to the RIVAGE professional audio lineup: the RIVAGE PM7 Digital Mixing System. The core of the RIVAGE PM7 system includes the CSD-R7 Digital Mixing Console, TWINLANe-based RPio622 and RPio222 I/O Racks , and Dante based Rio3224-D2 and Rio1608-D2 I/O Racks.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • February 06, 2018

      CL/QL Firmware Version 4.5 Available Soon: Includes Support for Yamaha’s new I/O Racks and the Audinate Dante Domain Manager

      Yamaha Professional Audio division announces that firmware Version 4.5 for the industry-standard CL and QL Series Digital Mixing Consoles will be released soon, continuing the company principle of staying at the forefront of technology with regular product updates.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • February 06, 2018

      NEXO System Deployed for Big Night

      Big Night Chicago, part of the Big Night© America New Year’s Eve Series, is the largest New Year's Eve party in the country. And, once again this year, Sound Works Productions, Inc. (Mokena, IL) deployed a NEXO GEO S12 line array system to ring in 2017 at the event held in the historic Palmer House Hotel. This year’s entertainment included DJ ArkiTeK, Steve Smooth, and Wells Adams at the all-inclusive affair.

      • Chicago, IL
      • January 4, 2017

      Sound Works Pro Supports Women's March in Chicago

      A crowd of 250,000 gathered for the Women's March in Chicago on January 21, the day after the Presidential Inauguration, making it one of the largest protests in the city’s history. The event, held to show solidarity among women and on behalf of many groups, grew so large that supporters flooded into the streets. It was the third-largest Women's March held across seven continents and in hundreds of cities.

      • Chicago, IL
      • January 27, 2017

      Clegg Sound Relies on NEXO for Audio Production Needs

      Clegg Sound (Rochester, New Hampshire), system installer and sound rental company, recently provided production assistance and the rental of a NEXO audio system for a reception held by Lindt Chocolates, the worldwide chocolatier based in Stratham, New Hampshire, for its employees. Held at the Radisson Hotel in Manchester, NH, Malloy Events, New England event planner located in Rochester, produced the event, which included live music as well as a DJ.

      • Manchester, NH
      • March 21, 2017

      Rock and Worship Roadshow Engineers Sing High Praise for Yamaha PM10

      The Rock and Worship Roadshow, produced by Compassion International, recently brought families together for an affordable, powerful concert experience with some of the biggest artists in Christian music including this year’s headliner, Steven Curtis Chapman.

      Nomad Covers SXSW With Yamaha and NEXO

      South by Southwest might be over, but Nomad Sound (Austin) is still reveling in the amount of stages and audio equipment they provided. The main Waterloo Stage, one of the largest stages, entertained packed-to-capacity crowds with performances by Spoon, Modern English, minus the bear, and Mike Posner, featured a Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Digital Audio Console at front house, a CL5 monitor console, six per side NEXO GEO S 1210/1230 line arrays over six RS18 Ray Subs, and seven PS15R2 monitors on deck. Two GEO S12s were used for front fills, all driven by 4x4 NXAmps.

      • Austin, Texas
      • April 11, 2017

      SE Systems Covers MerleFest with Yamaha and NEXO

      MerleFest celebrated its 30th anniversary this past April and is long considered one of the premier music festivals in the country. Held on the campus of Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, the festival was founded in 1988 in memory of the late Eddy Merle Watson, son of American music legend Doc Watson. MerleFest is a celebration of ‘traditional plus’ music, a unique mix based on the traditional, roots-oriented sounds of the Appalachian region including bluegrass and old-time music, and expanded to include Americana, country, blues, rock, and many other styles.

      • Wilkesboro, North Carolina
      • May 15, 2017

      2017 Billboard Latin Music Awards Extravaganza Features Yamaha PM10

      The Billboard Latin Music Awards are the culmination of the Billboard Latin Music Conference that took place April 24-27 at the Ritz Carlton Miami Beach. The televised awards presentation was held on April 27 at the Watsco Center in Coral Gables, Florida. The longest-running event in the world dedicated to Latin music, the ceremony celebrated its 23rd year and featured performances by Jennifer Lopez, Daddy Yankee, Ricardo Arjona, Alejandro Fernández, Gente De Zona, Banda MS, CNCO, Morat, Nicky Jam, Zion & Lennox, Wisin, J Balvin, Yandel, Ozuna, and Reik, to name a few.

      • Coral Gables, Florida
      • May 23, 2017

      Dual Yamaha PM10s for Manilow Tour

      Barry Manilow is back on the road in support of his new record “This Is My Town” Songs of New York. Engineer Will Miller has chosen a Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Digital Audio Console for mixing Manilow’s monitors. Cameron Manes is using a second PM10 for the band’s monitor mix. Hi-Tech Audio (Hayward, CA) provided the dual PM10s to Delicate Productions (Camarillo, CA) who is handling production for the tour.

      Clegg Sound Deploys NEXO M6 for Dance Academy Recital

      Since 1957, the New Hampshire Academy of Performing Arts (NHAPA) has provided quality training to over 20,000 dance students. Headed by Founder/Director, Marie Patent, the professional faculty brings a wealth of knowledge, training, and experience to its students. This year’s dance recital finale took place at Winnacunnet High School, in Hampton, New Hampshire, in which Clegg Sound deployed at NEXO M6 line array system.

      • Seabrook, NH
      • June 22, 2017

      Morris Takes CMA Fest to the Next Level with Yamaha PM10s and NEXO STMs

      Amidst capacity crowds and sold out shows, Morris Light & Sound (Nashville) supplied the 2017 CMA Festival’s 46-year event with a NEXO STM Line Array, Yamaha consoles, monitors and top-notch engineers for four different stages. The equipment was a vital part of offering more than 167 hours of music from 350+ artists and over 1,100 musicians throughout the course of the four-day festival.

      • Nashville, TN
      • July 06, 2017

      Audio Inc. Supports Saratoga Jazz Festival With Yamaha Digital Audio Consoles

      Fans of good jazz music attended one of the most popular jazz festivals in the New York area at one of the most anticipated events of the summer. The 40th Annual Freihofer's Saratoga Jazz Festival was held at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC) on June 24 and 25. Over 20 world-class jazz artists took to the stage at SPAC this year performing all day at the amphitheatre Main stage as well as the Gazebo stage (featuring up-and-coming jazz artists). From Chaka Kahn and Dee Dee Bridgewater to the Gypsy Kings and Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles, there was music for everyone.

      • Saratoga Springs, NY
      • July 12, 2017

      Omnison Supports Formula 1 Grand Prix

      The Canadian Formula One Grand Prix 2017 at the Gilles Villeneuve Circuit in Montreal is one of the best-attended motor sports events in the world. Few places embrace their Grand Prix weekend as enthusiastically as the Canadian city of Montreal. Again this year, sound company Omnison (Quebec) provided NEXO and Yamaha gear for various locations along the route for the June 9-11 F1. 300,000 people were on site during the entire weekend.

      • Montreal, Québec,
      • July 14, 2017

      Foo Fighters Take Yamaha RIVAGE PM10s On Tour

      Known around the world, the Foo Fighters are an American rock band that formed in Seattle, Washington in 1994. Founded by Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl, it began as a one-man project following the dissolution of Nirvana. Now 23 years later, they are hitting the road again; the band’s first stop was on Memorial Day weekend at the Bottlerock Festival in Napa Valley, CA followed by dates in Europe and the North American tour picking up in September all the while using dual Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Digital Audio Consoles.

      • Napa Valley, CA
      • August 18, 2017

      Impressive Gear Line Up at Montreal Jazz Festival

      With large crowds of delighted fans and a passionate program, the 38th edition of the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal presented by the TD Bank Group in collaboration with Rio Tinto had an impressive line up of audio production gear provided by both Solotech (Montreal) and Yamaha Professional Audio. Solotech provided the digital consoles and Yamaha provided three NEXO loudspeaker systems. Over 2,000 artists appeared during the festival period; from Arturo Sandoval, Bob Dylan, The Barr Brothers to Ravi Coltrane (son of the late John Coltrane), John Pizzarelli, and Walk Off the Earth, just to name a few.

      • Quebec, Canada
      • August 28, 2017

      EST Fest IV Gets Sound Assist from NPi AV

      EST Fest is now in its fourth year and, in mid-August, the event was held for its second time at The Ohio Dreams Action Sports Camp in Butler, Ohio. The two-day festival welcomed 5,000 attendees who were treated to non-stop music.

      • Butler, Ohio
      • September 1, 2017

      Sound Engineer for Legendary Crooner Takes Yamaha PM10 For a Test Drive

      His heart may have been left in San Francisco, but the 91-year’s young crooner Tony Bennett hails from Astoria, Queens and still showing no sign of slowing down. On a recent stop at the Bayside Summer Night Series at the Embarcadero Marina Park South in San Diego, summer home to the San Diego Symphony, Bennett’s front of house engineer and production manager, Tom Young, had an opportunity to get his mixing hands on the flagship Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Digital Audio Console, one of two that Hi-Tech Audio (Hayward, CA) has successfully placed at the venue for two years in a row. The consoles were provided to Meeting Services, Inc. (MSI), the audio production provider for the venue.

      • San Diego, CA
      • September 12, 2017

      Dual Yamaha PM10s for Nickelback Tour

      As part of the current Nickelback “2017 Feed the Machine Tour” CLAIR Global is providing dual Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Digital Audio Consoles for front of house and monitors. The tour also includes special guest performances by Daughtry, Shaman’s Harvest, and Cheap Trick.

      Audio Incorporated Supports Lincoln Center Summer Festivals with NEXO and Yamaha

      On the southwest side of Lincoln Center sits the enclave of Damrosch Park, transformed during the summer first by Mid Summer Night’s Swing, a lively outdoor dance hall, and four weeks later, the park morphs into a 4,000-seat concert venue for the Lincoln Center Out of Doors Festival. Both annual festivals feature live music with touring and local artists including The Harlem Renaissance Orchestra, The Paul Taylor Dance Company, Nick Lowe, Bonnie Raitt, just to name a few.

      • New York, NY
      • October 26, 2017

      Yamaha PM10 ‘Rules’ Monitor World On Tears for Fears Tour

      Formed in Bath, UK in 1981, Tears for Fears continues to bring their brand of pop music to audiences around the world, most recently appearing with Halls & Oates this past summer on a 29-city North American tour performing everything from “Shout” to “Everybody Wants to Rule the World”. The pop duo’s monitor engineer, George Squiers, took along a Yamaha PM10 Digital Audio Console for mixing duties courtesy of Firehouse Productions.

      • New York, NY
      • December 7, 2017

      Yamaha PM10 Offers the Sound of the Holidays for Pentatonix

      From Pennsylvania, Connecticut and Massachusetts to DC and New York City, a cappella group Pentatonix has been taking their show on the road to celebrate the new CD, A Pentatonix Christmas. The three-time Grammy® Award-winning and multi-platinum-selling artists have sold more than 6.5 million albums performing for hundreds of thousands of fans at sold-out shows across the globe.

      • New York, NY
      • December 12, 2017

      Yamaha CL Nuendo Live Captures Clarke Recording

      Four-time Grammy Award winner Stanley Clarke is undoubtedly one of the most celebrated acoustic and electric bass players in the world. What’s more, he is equally gifted as a recording artist, performer, conductor, arranger, producer, and film score composer. A true pioneer in jazz and jazz-fusion, Clarke is particularly known for his ferocious bass dexterity and has attained “living legend” status during his over 40+-year career.

      William Morris Opens Performance Space in Nashville - Sound Image Installs Live System -

      William Morris Entertainment (WME), the worldwide talent and creative services corporation, recently opened a performance space at their 12th Avenue office location in Nashville to better serve their artist roster. The space offers the opportunity for new bands to showcase their talents and established artists to perform new material (both acoustic and electric) for management.

      Award-winning Toronto-based ImagesInSound Moves Up To Yamaha NUAGE DAW

      Award winning audio post-production facility, ImagesInSound in Toronto, Canada, purchased a 32-fader Yamaha NUAGE Advanced Production DAW System with master section for the facility’s largest dubbing stage. Brian Eimer, studio owner, said he first learned about NUAGE through Steinberg.

      Yamaha DXS Subwoofers Add Impact to Club's Electronic Music

      WOMB, in the Shibuya district of Tokyo, Japan, is a prominent large-scale club that focuses on techno, drum & bass, and EDM, and frequently hosts guest artists from overseas. The sound system in the first-level WOMB LOUNGE was recently updated with Yamaha DSR powered loudspeakers and DXS18 powered subwoofers.

      • Tokyo, Japan
      • January 26, 2017

      BYU Upgrades to Yamaha RIVAGE PM10

      Brigham Young University (BYU)) is a private university located in Provo, Utah owned and operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). Excluding online students, it is the largest of any religious university and the third largest private university in the United States, with close to 30,000 on-campus students.

      • Provo, Utah
      • January 31, 2017

      Full Court University Basketball Gym Gets NEXO Overhaul

      NCAA Division II varsity collegiate institution Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) recently upgraded the Fieldhouse sound system with a NEXO GEO S12 line array. Home to the school’s full court basketball gym and with assistance from MFI Productions of Hooksett (NH), the Fieldhouse now boasts a line array system that will provide even and amplified acoustics to the 2,000-seat bleachers and floor seating. New Hampshire’s fastest growing college, SNHU has over 4,000 on-campus students and 60,000 online students.

      • Hooksett, New Hampshire
      • February 13, 2017

      Prestigious Montreal Performance Venue Upgrades to Yamaha CL5

      Located in the historic Blumenthal Building at the corner of Ste. Catherine St. and the Place des Festivals in Montreal, L’Astral has established itself as a prime entertainment destination. With an acoustic and visual design configuration offering intimacy and optimal sightlines, the theatre offers the finest possible conditions for staging a show in any genre. Part of the Maison du Festival, L’Astral and its complementary areas offer a variety of versatile and modern spaces and layouts. With traditional theatre style seating, the main theatre accommodates 300 people, and standing room for 600. L’Astral is one of the location venues for the Montreal Jazz Festival, the largest jazz festival in the world.

      • Montreal, Québec
      • April 17, 2017

      Milton Centre for the Arts Adds 5th Yamaha Console

      The Milton Centre for the Arts (MCA), soon to be renamed the First Ontario Arts Centre Milton located in Milton, Ontario is the community's cornerstone for creativity. The unique, state-of-the-art facility, completed in the fall of 2011, offers exciting performances, visual, media and literary arts experiences. Owned and operated by the Town of Milton, the Centre was built through a joint investment between the Governments of Canada, Ontario, and the Town of Milton.

      • Milton, Ontario
      • April 27, 2017

      San Diego’s Largest Church Installs Dual Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Digital Audio Consoles

      Rock Church is San Diego’s largest church and in the top 40 of the largest and fastest growing churches in the United States. Founded in 2000 by Pastor Miles McPherson, a former NFL player, the Rock Church now has five campuses across San Diego County.

      • San Diego, California
      • May 16, 2017

      Willow Creek Adds Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Consoles

      Willow Creek Community Church in South Barrington, Illinois was the first to explore the possibility of using the new Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Digital Audio Console for their 40th anniversary event held at the 25,000-seat United Center in Chicago during the latter part of 2015. Now, the church has installed two at their 7,200-seat Main Auditorium, one at front of house and one for monitors along with four RPio622s and one RPio222 I/O racks all with the HY144-D Dante cards. The systems were purchased through TC Furlong, Inc. (Lake Forest, IL) with integration completed by Clark Productions (Atlanta, GA).

      • South Barrington, Illinois
      • June 5, 2017

      ASG Designs Audio Systems for Victory Life Church

      Advanced Systems Group (ASG) of Fort Wayne, Indiana recently installed a NEXO and Yamaha system in the main sanctuary of Victory Life Church located in Battle Creek, Michigan. A smaller system was installed in the church multi-purpose room. ASG provides high quality audio, video, lighting, and acoustics for the house of worship and sound reinforcement markets.

      • Battle Creek, Michigan
      • June 7, 2017

      City Council Upgrades With Yamaha CIS, Consoles, and NEXO ID24

      Clarity Media Group (CMG) of Portland, Oregon recently upgraded the San Antonio, Texas City Council Building, replacing most of the existing audio equipment in the building with Yamaha and NEXO systems.

      • San Antonio, Texas
      • June 19, 2017

      Alpha Sound Takes Company to the Next Level with NEXO STM, Yamaha Consoles

      Duane Sheets began his career in professional audio over 40 years ago with a recording studio in Salem, Oregon. Soon after, he added a music retail outlet adjacent to the studio that became Alpha Sound. Live sound equipment rentals quickly became a focus for the company, and by the 1990's, Alpha was one of the largest concert rental houses on the west coast. Corporate events and installations propelled the company through the 2000’s and now, with their new NEXO STM line array system, the mission to provide the highest levels of live and installation sound is further strengthened. Although based in Salem, Alpha Sound provides services throughout the United States and occasionally Europe.

      Country Music’s Most Famous Show Installs Yamaha PM10

      What began as a simple radio broadcast in 1925 today has become a live entertainment phenomenon. Dedicated to honoring country music’s rich history and dynamic presence, the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville showcases a mix of country legends and contemporary chart-toppers that have followed in their footsteps. Each performance is made up of official Opry members and guest artists who together represent multiple generations of artists as well as the broad spectrum of country music styles.

      • Nashville, TN
      • June 29, 2017

      Cozy Seaside Village Winery Upgrades with Yamaha CIS

      Cape May Winery has grown over the past two decades to produce some of South Jersey's most distinguished wines. With four different vineyards, the winery produces over sixteen grape varieties. From Cape May's sandy soil to mild climate, their grapes have the ideal temperature in which to grow.

      • Cape May, NJ
      • August 2, 2017

      New Arena in Quebec One of First to Install NEXO

      Place Bell is a 10,000-seat amphitheatre located in Laval, Quebec. Officially opened on September 1, the venue is the culmination of a major development initiative to provide local residents with a multi-function complex used for sporting and musical events such as Cirque Du Soleil, Marvel Universe Life, The Scorpions, and The Killers. The arena will also be available for presentations and community activities including as the home to the Rocket De Laval hockey team.

      • Laval, Quebec
      • October 6, 2017

      Wirebox Media Installs Yamaha and NEXO at Regional HQ of The Salvation Army Temple

      Wirebox Media (Smyna, GA) recently installed a NEXO GEO S12 line array system replacing a 20-year old cluster at The Salvation Army Temple in Atlanta. The system consists of seven GEO S1210s and one S1230. In addition, the company installed a Yamaha QL5 Digital Audio Console with five Tio Dante input/output boxes, Yamaha IF2108 monitors, a Yamaha DME24N Digital Mix Engine, and Yamaha SWP L2 Network Switches.

      • Atlanta, GA
      • November 30, 2017

      AGI Installs NEXO and Yamaha for Lawton First Assembly

      Lawton First Assembly located in Lawton, Oklahoma has a 10-year history with AGI Professional of Eugene, Oregon. “We needed an AVL company that would understand what our needs were,” states Senior Pastor Don Barnes. “Our church was so outdated, we even had the original red carpet. We were in need of a facelift and without a large budget, AGI always looks ahead so we don’t spend money on products that would soon be obsolete. Greg Slape (AGI owner) knows the church as well as he knows the technology.” The company was again chosen to specify and install complete audio, video, and lighting systems first in the youth auditorium followed by the sanctuary.

      • Lawton, Oklahoma
      • December 12, 2017

      Yamaha MTX/MRX Series Now Upgraded to Version 3.0 Using Dan Dugan Technology

      Yamaha Corporation Japan has announced today the launch of Version 3 Software for MTX/MRX Series signal processors, which includes the addition of the Dan Dugan auto mixer to the MTX processors, at ISE 2017. In recent years, demand has grown for diverse presentation systems and Internet-capable remote conferencing technologies for use in offices and halls, as well as for sound systems that can handle diverse customer needs.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • February 7, 2017

      Yamaha VXS1ML Speaker, VXS3S Subwoofer Make ISE Europe Debut

      Yamaha Corporation Japan has announced the ISE Europe launch of two new products that will expand the CIS (Commercial Installation Solutions) product line, and are ideal for retail outlets, restaurants, anywhere background music is required. The VXS1ML full-range, compact speakers and the extremely lightweight, compact VXS3S subwoofers featuring Yamaha SR-Bass™ technology will be available spring 2017.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • February 7, 2017

      Compact, Yet Powerful Line Array Launches at ISE Europe

      NEXO has announced the ISE Europe launch of the GEO M10 line array. The new high-output sound reinforcement system has been developed for long-throw theater and live music applications. The GEO M10 system is a powerful package and twice as powerful as its sister GEO M6 compact line array launched two years ago. While the M10 maintains a similar design, the larger M10 cabinet draws on structural and acoustic innovations first released in the groundbreaking NEXO STM Series modular line array, particularly the STM M28.

      • Buena Park, California
      • February 08, 2017

      Yamaha CL/QL V4.1 With AES67 Support —Features Include Shure Wireless Receivers, and More—

      Yamaha Corporation Japan has announced even more connectivity, expandability, and usability with the launch today of Version 4.1 for CL and QL Digital Audio Consoles.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • March 1, 2017

      NEXO NeMo Now Available For macOS

      NEXO has announced its latest release of NeMo system management software, now available for the first time on the macOS platform. NeMo V2.0 software also includes high-quality features and functionality that will change the operational control of NEXO systems.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • March 20, 2017

      Dan Dugan Sound Design Automixer Enhances Yamaha TF Digital Mixers

      Yamaha announced today the release of firmware update V3.5 for TF Series Digital Mixers during Pro Light + Sound 2017. The TF Series offers ease of operation and an advanced touch-panel based TouchFlow Operation™ interface, popular for a wide variety of applications. Ideal for new as well as experienced engineers, these fully featured consoles offer users the ability to get a great sounding mix in very little time.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • April 1, 2017

      A New Control Surface, TWINLANe card and V1.5 Firmware Enhance Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Versatility

      Now celebrating its 30th anniversary of digital mixer technology, Yamaha has announced new components and V1.5 firmware update that will further enhance the versatility and performance of the revolutionary RIVAGE PM10 Digital Mixing System. The announcement was made today at Pro Light + Sound 2017.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • April 1, 2017

      EQ Presets for Ultimate Ears In-ear Monitors Released for Yamaha Digital Consoles

      In cooperation with Ultimate Ears Pro, a leading manufacturer of custom in-ear monitors for stage, studio, and audiophile applications, Yamaha has released EQ presets for the RIVAGE PM10, CL, QL, and TF Series Digital Mixing Consoles that have been specifically designed to provide optimum performance with Ultimate Ears in-ear monitors.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • April 21, 2017

      Vote for the Yamaha MRX7-D Processor and NEXO ID Series Speakers!

      Voting is open for the Systems Contractor News InfoComm Installation Awards 2017. We are happy to be nominated for the MRX7-D processor and the NEXO ID Series Speaker.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • April 26, 2017

      Come See Us at InfoComm 2017

      Two new Yamaha products to launch internationally and at InfoComm 2017 on June 14, 2017 include the new PGM Series of paging systems and VXL1 column speakers adding to the growing Commercial Installation Solutions (CIS) product line. The CIS exhibit will also feature the new VX1ML compact speaker and VXS3S sub, SWR L2 Switches, and the ProVisionaire custom control panel.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • June 14, 2017


      Since 2014, the STM Series of high-performance configurable line array modules has achieved global acceptance. STM modules have been put into rental inventory in more than 50 countries, as well as being specified for installation in numerous theatres and auditoria, sports arenas and stadia. The arrival of the compact STM M28 main module has enabled many smaller rental companies to join the STM elite user group, and reap the benefits of the versatile modular design.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • June 27, 2017

      NEXO GEO M10 Experience Tour Announced

      NEXO has been designing groundbreaking sound reinforcement loudspeaker solutions since 1979. The company’s pioneering technology, innovative designs and sonic excellence have enhanced live events across the globe for decades gaining the respect and trust of sound professionals everywhere.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • July 24, 2017

      Yamaha Launches the MMP1 Studio Monitor Management System

      Yamaha Corporation of America, Professional Audio division, has announced the international release of the MMP1 Studio Monitor Management System. With advanced audio routing capabilities and DSP features that are ideally suited to configure and manage monitor environments from stereo up to complex immersive audio configurations, the MMP1 will play a major role in music and post production studios around the globe.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • September 14, 2017

      Yamaha Promotes Randy Riebe to CIS Sales Manager

      Yamaha Professional Audio division (PAD) has announced the promotion of Randy Riebe to the position of sales manager for CIS products. The Commercial Installation Solutions (CIS) product line has enjoyed significant growth since the development of a dedicated sales team in 2016.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • September 27, 2017

      Yamaha Pro Products Abound at AES Show

      Celebrating 30 years in digital mixer and 50 years in loudspeaker technologies, the Yamaha Professional Audio AES exhibit will feature the company’s complete line of professional audio products including system solutions for the installed sound, touring, broadcast, commercial recording, and post production markets. New for AES: Yamaha MMP1 Signal Processor | Studio Monitor Management System with advanced audio routing capability and features that are ideally suited to configure and manage monitor environments from Stereo to Immersive audio studio configurations.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • October 4, 2017

      Yamaha Professional Audio Adds To Sales Team

      Yamaha Professional Audio division (PAD) has announced the appointment of Bob Habel to the position of district manager for Commercial Audio sales. He will cover the important U.S. southeast market previously held by Brian Coviello, who has recently retired.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • October 5, 2017

      Yamaha Announces Two New NXAMP MK2 NEXO Amplifiers

      Yamaha Professional Audio has announced two new additions to the NEXO range of NXAMP TDcontrollers. The NXAMP4x2 MK2 and NXAMP4x1 MK2 amplifier models are the result of close collaboration between R&D engineers from NEXO and parent company Yamaha Corporation Japan.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • October 30, 2017

      Yamaha Pro Audio Adds McGarry to Expand CIS Sales Staff

      Yamaha Corporation of America, Professional Audio division, has expanded its sales staff to include Jonathan McGarry to a new group that will specifically handle the Commercial Installation Solutions (CIS) product line.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • November 1, 2017

      Yamaha Professional Audio Continues to Expand Dedicated CIS Sales Team

      Yamaha Corporation of America, Professional Audio division has announced the appointment of Dennis Dillinger to the position of district manager for the expanding Commercial Installation Solutions (CIS) sales team. The dedicated team serves the sound reinforcement integrator, contractor, and CIS dealer base to provide effective systems for the commercial, retail, and corporate markets.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • December 6, 2017

      CL/QL StageMix Version 7 for iPad Ready for Download

      Yamaha announces the availability of StageMix Version 7, the popular iPad App for Yamaha CL and QL Digital Audio Consoles. Since 2010, the StageMix iPad application has provided engineers worldwide a very flexible, efficient wireless setup, control capabilities, and monitor mixing.

      • Buena Park, CA
      • December 15, 2017

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