Live Sound News

  • January 16, 2017

    Press Release

    Christophe Anet Joins QSC Professional as Product Specialist, EMEA

    Costa Mesa, CA (January 16, 2017) – QSC, LLC. is pleased to announce the appointment of Christophe Anet as Product Specialist, EMEA, for the company’s Professional Division. In his new role, Anet will be responsible for providing demonstration, training and education of QSC Pro products across the region, as well as pre- and post-sales technical support for the company’s channel partners. Fluent in French, English, Italian and German, Anet is an acoustic engineer with extensive experience in training/teaching and providing customer support services with end users, dealers and distributors worldwide. He joins QSC from Genelec Oy, where he held several positions over the years, including Education and Training Manager and Technical Editor. Prior to that, Anet worked as Project Manager for Walters-Storyk Design Group (WSDG), the architectural acoustics consulting…

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  • January 12, 2017

    Press Release

    QSC Premieres New Version 1.1 Firmware for the Acclaimed TouchMix-30 Pro Compact Digital Mixer

    Costa Mesa, CA (January 12, 2017) – QSC is pleased to announce the release of firmware Version 1.1 for the TouchMix-30 Pro Compact Digital Mixer, the powerful, 32-channel mixer with advanced professional features which is the latest in the acclaimed series of TouchMix digital mixers. Version 1.1 firmware adds a variety of significant product enhancements, including Direct Download for Upgrades, Parametric EQ improvements, Channel Safe functions, and a number of other enhancements. Topping the list of new features, Version 1.1 firmware enables the mixer to have Direct Download for Upgrades. Once the TouchMix-30 Pro is updated to v1.1, it will thereafter be able to check for and download all future firmware updates. All that is needed is an internet connection and a USB memory device to store the download, and then the update may be installed from the USB device at any…

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  • January 10, 2017

    Press Release

    QSC "Keeps Bass in Its Place" with the K Cardioid Subwoofer

    Costa Mesa, CA (January 10, 2017) – As QSC, LLC approaches the celebration of nearly one million K Family loudspeakers sold since their introduction in 2009, the company is pleased to announce the newest member of the family, the K Cardioid Subwoofer. Deploying innovative design, legendary QSC amplification and advanced DSP in a single, compact enclosure, the K Cardioid Subwoofer represents the world’s first-in-class single-box powered cardioid subwoofer solution for highly portable entertainment and installation applications. Typically, subwoofers radiate sound equally in all directions, resulting in troublesome, unwanted low-frequency build-up on stage as well as undesired, wasted LF energy at the rear of the system. In more recent years, concert sound providers have been able to create cardioid (heart-shaped) coverage of their subwoofer arrays through some clever…

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  • January 10, 2017

    Press Release

    QSC Expands E Series Lineup with Two New Models

    Costa Mesa, CA (January 10, 2017) – Further strengthening the company’s position as a brand leader in the global pro audio sound reinforcement market, QSC, LLC is pleased to announce the addition of two new models to the company’s highly popular E Series loudspeaker line, first introduced one year ago at NAMM 2016. The E218SW dual 18-inch subwoofer and E215 dual 15-inch full-range cabinet now bring the model count of the Series to six. Designed to meet the high-output, low frequency reproduction requirements of production professionals in larger indoor or outdoor venue applications, the E218SW subwoofer features two 18-inch die-cast frame woofers with 4-inch voice coils. Power handling of the subwoofer is 1800W continuous (6400W peak), delivering a whopping 132 dB Max SPL and LF extension down to 32 Hz @ -10 dB.  Ground stacking is made easy due to the cabinet’s…

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  • January 10, 2017

    Announcement

    QSC Named Sound Reinforcement Line of the Year

    QSC has been named Sound Reinforcement Line of the Year in the 23rd Annual Musical Merchandise Review "MMR" Magazine Dealer's Choice Awards. According to MMR Magazine, “Our voters decided this year that QSC is delivering on their mission statement to be the ‘leading and most trusted provider of high quality professional audio/ video systems.’ The company’s ‘work hard/have fun’ motto has trickled down to its buyers who are abundantly enjoying QSC mixers, power amplifiers, and loudspeakers as their favorite high-end sound systems.” “We are honored to be recognized by MMR readers as the best-in-class sound reinforcement brand,” said Gene Joly, Vice President of QSC Professional. “QSC is fully committed to delivering high performance, high value products and solutions to professional customers worldwide. This award is the result of a team effort by a great many people…

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  • December 22, 2016

    Blog

    DJ Nuggets with Joe Bunn – Updating your Music Library

    Joe Bunn with Bunn DJ Company, gives some tips and suggestions for keeping your DJ music library up to date. Visit www.bunndjcompany.com Learn more about K Series powered loudspeakers.

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  • December 16, 2016

    Blog

    DJ Nuggets with Joe Bunn – Mobile DJ Applications for K Series Loudspeakers

    In this video Joe discusses the different ways he uses K Series loudspeakers for different mobile DJ applications.

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  • December 15, 2016

    Press Release

    QSC Named Top Workplace in Orange County for the Sixth Time

    Costa Mesa, CA (December 15, 2016) – QSC, LLC is pleased to announce it has been named by the Orange County Register as one of the Top Workplaces in Orange County for the sixth time.  2016 was a great year for QSC as its employees recognized it once again, as a top workplace in Orange County. The Orange County Register’s Top Workplaces awards are in their ninth year. The Register again partnered with Workplace Dynamics LLP to survey employees across the county. Employees were asked to respond anonymously to 26 statements about their workplace experience and the leadership of their companies. The company rankings are based on the employees’ responses to these statements on a seven-point scale. A numerical value was attached to each statement, allowing Workplace Dynamics to create an overall score for each company. “I am very proud our hardworking employees…

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  • November 29, 2016

    Blog

    DJ Nuggets with Joe Bunn – Wedding Timeline

    In this video Joe gives a step by step outline of what he and his company Bunn DJ Company have found to be the best schedule or timeline for a wedding reception.

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  • November 18, 2016

    Blog

    DJ Nuggets – New QSC Blog Series with Joe Bunn

    Joe is a QSC power user, with a pair of K8’s, K10’s, K12’s and KSubs powered loudspeakers, and many of the Bunn DJ Company DJs use QSC K Family powered loudspeakers as well.

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  • November 14, 2016

    Blog

    Peter Chung Performance of “Back” Recorded and Mixed on TouchMix-8

    Singer songwriter from the California Coastline, Peter Chung, recently produced a live performance video of his original song, “Back” using his TouchMix-8 compact digital mixer.

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  • November 8, 2016

    Blog

    Jason Klock – Mobile DJ Tips #5 – Using a TouchMix with a DJ Set Up

    In this video, Jason shares how he uses his TouchMix-8 compact digital mixer in a typical DJ set up to optimize microphones for announcements.

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  • November 2, 2016

    Press Release

    QSC Holds Charity Golf Tournament to Benefit the NAMM Foundation and Variety – The Children’s Charity

    Costa Mesa, CA (October 25, 2016) –Responding to employees’ strong desire to contribute more to the community, QSC recently held a charity golf tournament on Saturday, October 8,  2016 at the Tustin Ranch Golf Club in Tustin, CA. Through the efforts and contributions of the QSC team and their partners, the event raised more than $24,000 to benefit both the NAMM Foundation and Variety – The Children’s Charity. Partner companies, customers, friends and family joined QSC to benefit these worthwhile causes, participating in a variety of ways to raise funds such as corporate sponsorships, banner displays, gift bags, foursomes, contest sponsorships, meal sponsorships, golfer registration and lunch tickets. “QSC is grateful that our employees, suppliers, customers, friends and family members gathered together with such enthusiasm to support these two very worthy causes,”…

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  • October 19, 2016

    Blog

    Jason Klock – Mobile DJ Tips #4 – Creating a Neat and Professional DJ Set Up

    In this episode, Jason gives a few tips and tricks on how to make your DJ set up neat, clean and professional-looking.

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  • September 29, 2016

    Press Release

    QSC Premieres the New TouchMix-30 Pro Compact Digital Mixer

    Costa Mesa, CA (September 29, 2016) – QSC is pleased to introduce the TouchMix-30 Pro, 32-channel digital mixer to customers worldwide, with immediate availability in select markets.  Perfect for production professionals, musicians and bands as well as live performance venues, TouchMix-30 Pro sets a remarkable, new standard for performance in a compact digital mixer with features and functionality that will satisfy the most demanding professional, while also providing an intuitive workflow that delivers great results, quickly and easily, to users at every level of experience. With 32 mixing channels (24 Mic/Line, 6 Line, Stereo USB) and 16 outputs, the TouchMix-30 Pro offers tremendous signal management flexibility for a wide range of applications. Beyond offering a higher channel count than its predecessors, a host of additional, new “Pro” features sets TouchMix-30…

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  • September 16, 2016

    Blog

    Better Musicianship With TouchMix

    If you’re using a TouchMix mixer, you know it helps your band sound better. But it can also help your band play better. The secret – okay, it’s not much of a secret – is live, multi-track recording.

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