Yo Gabba Gabba! Live Grabs Heil

Yo Gabba Gabba! Live: There’s A Party In My City is the first live U.S. touring show for the hit children’s program. The live-action U.S. stage production is inspired by the award-winning television series, with broad appeal among preschoolers, parents, teens and adults. DJ Lance Rock and everyone’s favorite cast of characters – Brobee, Foofa,…

Alice in Chains

Alice in Chains first album since 1995, “Black Gives Way to Blue,” debuted at Number Five, selling more than 126,000 copies in its first week. The reformed band-with new singer William DuVall replacing the late Layne Staley-also hit the promotional concert circuit in earnest with an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live, as well as multiple…

STP Adds Heil to Mixture

The Stone Temple Pilots have chosen Heil Sound microphones to be a large part of their summer tour inventory. The tour, which began July 1 in West Hollywood’s House of Blues, plays at casinos, festivals and sheds throughout the U.S. Singer Scott Weiland is using the Heil RC 35 wireless capsule with great success. Andy…

Frampton and Heil United Again

Thirty-five years ago, Bob Heil built one of his now famous talk boxes and gave it to Peter Frampton as a Christmas present. Peter had left Humble Pie and was embarking on what would become a stellar solo career. As history proved, that Talkbox played a huge role. “Frampton Comes Alive!” released in 1976, went…

Heil Wireless Capsule Now Shipping!

Heil Sound has introduced two new microphone capsules designed as screw-on replacements for popular handhelds. Think Hurst Shifter for that stock 1956 Chevy and you’d be close. The RC 35 uses the PR 35 1.5″ large diaphragm dynamic element that has been used by Jakob Dylan, Stevie Wonder, Joan Baez and others while the RC…

Heil Sound Expands Sales Team

Heil Sound announced the appointment of Greg McVeigh as sales manager for their Pro Audio division. For the past two years McVeigh, and his company Guesthouse Projects, has been handling Heil’s PR and artist relations’ duties. The new position will be adjunct to those duties and Guesthouse Projects remains an independent public/artist relations firm. McVeigh…

Charlie Daniels Band Rides With Heil Sound

Charlie Daniels recently celebrated fifty years—FIFTY YEARS—of making music with a new live concert DVD package titled, “Preachin’, Prayin’, Singin’ with Charlie Daniels & Friends: Live from Nashville” This year the Grammy award-winning performer outfitted his band with a complete Heil Sound microphone package. Virtually anything on stage that needs a mic gets a Heil.…

Heil Sound Dares to Compare

Heil Sound has introduced a new product designed to help customers and dealers compare and evaluate microphones. Named The Comparator Testing Station, this stand-alone device is given free to Heil Sound dealers when packaged with a qualifying introductory order. The Comparator has eight inputs and holders for eight different microphones, which allows them to be…