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5@5: Apps, NAMM, LED Revolution, & More

This week's industry news includes apps for live sound engineers, Clifton Taylor's take on the LED revolution, new sound gear at NAMM, Josh Groban tour, and more.

The 5@5 is released every Thursday at 5pm EST as a round-up of the week's top entertainment design and technology items, so you can stay up to date on industry news.

iOS and Android Apps Every Live Sound Engineer Should Have

Live sound engineers, load your phone or iPad with free and low-cost audio tools that can help you do your job better.

NAMM 2019: Live Sound Takes Center Stage

From install-ready amps to inflatable acoustic isolation panels, check out these live sound gear debuts from NAMM 2019.

Building Bridges For Josh Groban

Designer Dan Braun brought on video director Stuart Merser of Vis-A-Vis Video to handle all of the live production for Josh Groban's current Bridges Tour

What's Trending: The LED Revolution

"LEDs are not only trending, they have won." Lighting designer Clifton Taylor, author of Color and Light: Navigating color mixing in the midst of an LED Revolution, discusses the progress of LEDs and first-class all-LED facilities.

PRG and VER Move Forward with New Corporate Structure

Following its acquisition of VER in August, Production Resource Group is moving forward with a new organizational structure - one enterprise doing business under two brand names. 

BONUS! Submit Your Session Idea for LDI2019

If you are a designer, programmer, technician, rigger, electrician, technical director, or other industry expert, we’d love to hear your ideas for a solo session, a hands-on course, or a panel discussion at LDI2019. 

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