Utrecht, Holland (January 29, 2004)–Allen & Heath’s Dutch distributor, TM Audio, has provided a 40-channel ML5000 to one of Holland’s biggest commercial broadcasters, RTL4. The live sound VCA console has been installed to cover all live elements of the popular Barend & Van Dorp talkshow, which has featured performances from local Dutch talent to well-known artists such as Norah Jones, Tindersticks, Stereophonics, and Peter Frampton.
Broadcast daily on weekdays, the program’s well-known journalist duo provide a mix of satirical comment on current affairs and interviews with special guests, supported by writer and ex-professional soccer player, Jan Mulder.
“We provide monitor mixes for visiting artists and bands and FOH mixing for the studio,” commented Eric Bergsma, head of sound for RTL Netherlands. “The ML5000’s versatility, quality, flexibility and compact size are perfect for our needs.”
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