HARMAN LAUNCHES NEW PROFESSIONAL AUDIO AND LIGHTING SOLUTIONS AT PALM EXPO 2015

Jun 1, 2015

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WELCOMES SIDDHARTH MAHADEVAN AND STEPHEN DEVASSY AS NEW BRAND AMBASSADORS
 

PALM Expo, Mumbai, May 28, 2015: HARMAN, a premier audio, infotainment and software services company, has launched a dozen new products for its professional customers at the PALM Expo today. The new product portfolio comprises mixers, portable PA systems, a guitar pedal, loudspeaker management processors and the latest in LED lighting solutions from HARMAN’s renowned  brands, including AKG®, AMX®, BSS Audio®, Crown®, dbx®, JBL®, Lexicon®, Soundcraft® and Martin® lighting.

 

Today, HARMAN also welcomed Siddharth Mahadevan and Stephen Devassy as the newest brand ambassadors for its Lexicon and AKG audio brands, respectively. Siddharth Mahadevan is the talented son of the famous singer and composer, Shankar Mahadevan. He was recognized for his playback singing for the hugely popular Zinda soundtrack from the movie Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. Stephen, on the other hand, is a well-established pianist and music producer, who holds the record for being the highest Asian scorer in piano exams from Trinity College of Music.

 

Speaking on the association, Siddharth Mahadevan said, “It’s a great privilege to endorse a renowned brand like Lexicon. I am a huge fan of HARMAN’s technology – its audio equipment helps me deliver an unmatched audience experience during live performances and always delivers great sound output during studio recordings.”

 

“We’re extremely honored to welcome both Siddharth and Stephen into the HARMAN fold,” said Prashant Govindan, Director – Professional, HARMAN India. “It’s a matter of great pride when the country’s top musicians come forward to speak about their excellent experience with HARMAN’s products and cutting-edge technology.”

 

Siddharth and Stephen joins an impressive roster of artist endorsees for HARMAN India’s Professional brands, including Sivamani, Ranjit Barot, Niladri Kumar, Mihir Joshi and Sunitha Sarathy – who will be performing live at the HARMAN Live Arena – undoubtedly one of the biggest attractions at the PALM Expo this year.

 

Details on the newly launched products:
 
Mixers:

Soundcraft Ui SeriesRemote-controlled digital mixers bring the freedom to mix anywhere. 

Soundcraft Signature Series – Compact analog mixers are packed with Ghost mic preamps for extraordinary headroom, dynamic range and clarity.

Portable PA Loudspeakers:

 

JBL SRX 800 Series With the introduction of the SRX800 line of powered portable PA loudspeakers, JBL has set the standard for what a fully professional powered PA system should be.

 

JBL EON Series The new launches in the EON Series are a true step forward in technology developed specifically to deliver the best sound possible, regardless of its application. EON completely rethinks how truly good an affordable, self-contained portable PA system can be.

 

Loudspeaker Management Processors:

 

dbx DriveRack VENU360 – The DriveRack VENU360 brings together everything you love about dbx processors and puts them into one powerful loudspeaker management tool.

 

Launched today: DigiTech TRIO Guitar Pedals: Create your own band!

 

Jam out with bass and drums anytime with the DigiTech TRIO Band Creator effects pedal. The TRIO listens to the way you play and automatically generates bass and drum parts that match your song.

 

Just plug your guitar into TRIO, press the footswitch to teach TRIO your chords and rhythm, then press the footswitch again to start playing with your own personal band!

 

It is the perfect tool for songwriters and practicing musicians to get that complete

 

Lighting:
 
Martin MAC Aura XB The MAC Aura XB takes the award-winning and most compact LED wash light in the market to the next level, incorporating many new features first introduced on the MAC Quantum Wash.
 
Martin MAC Quantum Profile The Martin Professional MAC Quantum Profile is a fully featured LED profile that sets new standards for combined performance, weight and size.
 
Martin MH1 Profile Plus The Martin Professional RUSH MH 1 Profile Plus super bright LED profile moving head is even brighter than its predecessor RUSH MH 1 Profile, with 50 percent more output.
 
Rush PAR 2 CT The RUSH PAR 2 CT Zoom is a single-lens LED PAR Can with fully pre-mixed white color temperatures for a range of applications in the installation and entertainment markets.
 
Rush Gobo Projector The RUSH Gobo Projector 1 is ideal for applications that require a compact fixture for easy LED gobo projection. Ideal for clubs, bars, restaurants and shopping malls.
 
Martin M6 Console The M6 is a state-of-the-art lighting console that functions as a highly advanced visual control surface. The M6 has been designed for today’s demanding multimedia shows and tomorrow’s challenges.
 
About HARMAN
 

HARMAN (harman.com) designs and engineers connected products and solutions for consumers, automakers, and enterprises worldwide, including audio, visual and infotainment systems; enterprise automation solutions; and software services. With leading brands including AKG®, Harman Kardon®, Infinity®, JBL®, Lexicon® , Mark Levinson ® and Revel®, HARMAN is admired by audiophiles, musicians and the entertainment venues where they perform around the world. HARMAN also is a technology and integration services leader for the Automotive, Mobile, Telecommunications and Enterprise markets. More than 25 million automobiles on the road today are equipped with HARMAN audio and infotainment systems. The Company’s software solutions power billions of mobile devices and systems that are connected, integrated, personalized, adaptive and secure across all platforms, from the work and home to car and mobile. HARMAN has a workforce of approximately 25,000 people across the Americas, Europe, and Asia and reported sales of $5.9 billion during the last 12 months ended March 31, 2015. The Company’s shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol NYSE:HAR.

 

For further details please visit www.harman.in

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