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Sep 01, 2014

d&b Launch Y Series

  The d&b Y-Series is the next generation of flexible and compact reinforcement tools with high directivity and reduced size and weight when compared with the Q-Series. The new range offers an overall improved performance sonically...

Aug 19, 2014

The Green Green Grass of Lytham

  2010 saw the annual Lytham Proms music festival move to a three date format and the event has continued to grow in size and popularity ever since. Up on the Fylde peninsular the event takes place right on the seafront on Lytham Green...

Aug 18, 2014

Running In The Family

  While keen to improve his fitness, by his own admission SSE's Managing Director John Penn had never felt the inclination to go out running. However since the turn of the year, with the help and support of his son SSE Sales Director A...

Aug 08, 2014

Packaging Options for the LA8 Amplifier

  SSE Sales has updated the range of accessories to complement the L'Acoustics LA8 amplifier.  These components make the racking and packaging of amplifiers for touring very straightforward, with all connections presented to the f...

Aug 08, 2014

Festival Trivia

  Ensuring that SSE Hire has enough equipment to meet its touring and festival commitments is the responsibility of Operations Manager Stefan Philips. Throughout the summer he is tasked with the logistical challenge of keeping the...

Aug 07, 2014

Custom DI for 3D

The custom built 8 channel DI units with 3D's existing line system Leeds based Sales & Rental specialists 3D Productions were in the market for an integrated multi channel Direct Injection (DI) system but were unable to find an off the...

Aug 07, 2014

SSE Hosts DiGiCo Training

  The one day DiGiCo SD training event gave delegates an overview of the SD series of consoles and provided them with the knowledge for setup and basic operation.   "We began by outlining the history of the com...

Jul 29, 2014

Vacancy In Redditch

  SSE has a extensive manufacturing department, specialising in the design and manufacture of flightcases and speaker cabinets in support of the company's Hire, Sales and Installations operations. Fabrication Junior Designer The...

Jul 23, 2014

Shure QLX-D available now from SSE and Wigwam Sales

QLX-D Digital Wireless transmits accurate audio with extended, flat frequency response. The system’s automatic channel scan and IR sync make finding and assigning an open frequency quick and easy. Ideal for live sound events as well as ins...

Jul 17, 2014

A Journey in One Direction

  The phenomenon of the boy band began about half a century ago with the mania that followed the Beatles' every move and it's fair to say that every generation since has produced its own version. Each has followed a similar path, a cle...

Jul 17, 2014

Stevie Wonder Closes Clapham

  Long term Canegreen client Stevie Wonder was the headline act for the closing night of the Clapham Calling festival. This is the first year the Calling Festival has been at Clapham, having previously been at The Olympic Park and prio...

Jul 16, 2014

Control for the Summer from SSE Hire

  The summer months are traditionally a busy time for SSE Hire as it provides the main audio systems for many of the major festivals throughout the UK and Europe. In addition SSE supplies control and monitor packages for its clien...

Jul 04, 2014

Isle of Wight Festival 2014

Biffy Clyro, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Kings of Leon and Calvin Harris headlined the Main Stage, while Boy George, Katy B, Clean Bandit and Travis topped the bill in the Big Top tent. The four day event wooed crowds of over 150,000 on a warm an...

Jul 04, 2014

Smaart Training from Wigwam at SSE Redditch

  When: Tues 2nd Sept - Thurs 4th Sept 2014 Where: SSE Audio Group HQ, Redditch B98 9PA Cost: £400+VAT per person The training, run by Rational Acoustics, will cover Smaart Fundamentals, Smaart Applications and an Advanced use...

Jul 03, 2014

Tame Impala Opt For SD9s

  Originating from Perth Australia, Tame Impala came to prominence in 2010 with the release of their debut album Innerspeaker, and received critical acclaim for their 2012 album Lonerism. The band are currently touring across Europe, t...

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