Kenny Chesney’s FOH Chris Rabold Chooses TELEFUNKEN

Pictured during Kenny Chesney’s “The Big Revival” tour is FOH engineer Chris Rabold with his TELEFUNKEN M80 and M60 FET microphones - CLICK TO ENLARGE

Pictured during Kenny Chesney’s “The Big Revival” tour is FOH engineer Chris Rabold with his TELEFUNKEN M80 and M60 FET microphones
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For this summer’s “The Big Revival” tour, Kenny Chesney made 57 stops, with 18 stadium shows, including Soldier Field, the Rose Bowl and San Francisco’s new Levi Stadium. This massive tour was the second for FOH mix engineer Chris Rabold, working with Nashville’s’ Morris Light and Sound. To get the unmistakable sound of Sean Paddock’s powerful drumming, Rabold employed TELEFUNKEN M80 and M82 dynamic mics and the company’s new M60 FET condenser mics.

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Hike to the Mic

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Hike to the Mic
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The FRIENDS OF HEUBLEIN TOWER, INC are pleased to announce the rescheduled date for the first annual Hike to the Mic - Music and Arts Happening AUGUST 29th 2015 from noon to sunset (with a rain date of August 30, 2015.) This "donation suggested" event will reward hikers to the Heublein Tower with great musical entertainment, food vendors and the "royal view" from one of Connecticut's premier hiking destinations. Key sponsors for Hike to the Mic to date, include Telefunken Elektroakustik – a world-wide leader in microphone technology....

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TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik Product Overview

TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik is a world-class audio equipment manufacturer located in South Windsor, CT, offering a wide array of products focusing on the highest quality vacuum tube-based condenser microphones and dynamic microphones.

The flagship Diamond Series line offers meticulous reproductions of classic vintage microphones including the ELA M 251, U47, and C12, recreated to exacting details to the originals. The R-F-T Series consists of original circuit designs combining premium components and new old stock vacuum tubes with globally sourced metalwork for cost efficiency, and includes the AR-51, AK-47 MkII, ELA M 260, and CU-29 Copperhead. The Dynamic Series features three unique dynamic microphone designs, the M80, M81, and M82, in a variety of packages to accommodate nearly every need for a dynamic microphone, such as handheld microphones, low-profile versions, and wireless head capsule adapters for use on everything from vocals to drum kits. All of TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik's microphones are hand-assembled in CT, USA.

In addition to the expansive microphone line, TELEFUNKEN offers premium vacuum tubes, vintage restoration microphone parts, high quality XLR cables, guitar picks, and several other after-market parts. The product line continues to grow to provide new markets with the quality that TELEFUNKEN is known for.

TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik microphones are built to a standard, not a price.

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"It's amazing how same-model microphones have very distinct characteristics, because of the subtleties of the capsules and the choice and condition of the tubes. The new U47 is a very finely crafted mic which fits beautifully into the collection that Frank put together."

– Dweezil Zappa on the U47

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