New York (May 7, 2007)–CareySound recently provided audio for Lakeland, FL’s annual Sun ‘n Fun air show. The weeklong event hosts 160,000 participants, with over 3,000 volunteers and 4,000 aircraft. CareySound recently debuted its new EV Phoenix Rig at Florida’s Sun ‘n’ Fun air show.In a first for the air show, a concert featuring pilot, longtime air enthusiast and country star Aaron Tippin was held at the heart of the flight line and outdoor display aircraft area. CareySound provided the staging, lights, and audio for the concert, and deployed its new EV Phoenix rig for main PA duty.
The air show was in fact the first place that CareySound had used its rig, with its debut set up flanked by six F-16 fighter jets, with a fly-over by a B-2 stealth bomber. The Phoenix will make its official Carolina debut at the opening event of the Signal Festival in Chapel Hill on Thursday April 26th, in the Student Union Great Hall on the UNC campus.