New User Update Summer 2002
Rolling Stones 40th Anniversary Tour
Keb'Mo' - An "All-Avalon" Signal Path
Keb'Mo' recently purchased two U5 direct boxes and an AD2055 equalizer for his steel and acoustic guitars along with a Vt-737sp for his vocal. Front of house engineer Dave Haskell says, "Kev's guitars go into the U5 then into the AD2055 EQ. I have never had so many good comments about the sound of his guitar and vocals."
Paul McCartney - Six U5's
Weezer - U5
Weezer bassist Scott Shriner just purchased a U5 for his bass rig to be used both live and in the studio.
Colin Hay - Vt-737sp & U5
Colin Hay formerly leader of Men at Work recently purchased a Vt-737sp and U5 to use in his studio.
Hollywood Bowl - AD2000 Series Upgrade
Hollywood Bowl recently upgraded from two Avalon A19 rack systems to Avalon 2000 series equipment. Hollywood Bowl's new Avalon outboard rack now includes three AD2022 Microphone Preamps, two AD2044 Compressors and two AD2055 Equalizers. The Hollywood Bowl has been using Avalon equipment since 1993.
Indigo Girls - Four U5's
The Indigo Girls recently purchased four U5 direct boxes for their acoustic guitars and various acoustic instruments for their latest tour.
Charlie Daniels Band - Vt-737sp & U5's
The Charlie Daniel's Band purchased a Vt-737sp and two U5's to use on Charlie Daniel's lead vocal and fiddle, as well as on bass guitar. The new Avalon gear will be used both for live performances and in the studio.
Cher - Vt-737sp
Alanis Morissette - Vt-737sp
Front of house engineer Terry Pearson recently purchased a Vt-737sp to use on Alanis Morissette's lead vocal for her current tour. Alanis also used the Avalon AD2022 microphone preamp for lead vocals on her latest album.
Terry also purchased a number of Avalon U5 DI's and Vt-737sp's for use on the REM tour as well as David Byrne's recent tour.