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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
AUDIO-TECHNICA ENDORSERS LOS LONELY BOYS, HILARY DUFF AND KENNY CHESNEY
SHINE AT THE AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS
STOW, OH, December 6, 2005 — Audio-Technica remains the
microphone of choice for high-profile awards shows as seen on the recent
ABC televised broadcast of the 33rd annual American Music Awards, held
this year on November 22nd at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
A-T endorsers Los Lonely Boys, Hilary Duff and Kenny Chesney gave dramatic
performances using a wide selection of Audio-Technica wired and wireless
microphones. Created by Dick Clark in 1973, the American Music Awards
honor achievements in popular music and the recording business. Cedric
the Entertainer was the master of ceremonies and performers included
Kenny Chesney, Hilary Duff, Los Lonely Boys, The Rolling Stones, Mariah
Carey, Gwen Stefani, Matchbox Twenty’s Rob Thomas, Sheryl Crow,
Lindsay Lohan, Santana, Ashanti, Bow Wow, Cyndi Lauper, The Eurythmics,
Sarah McLachlan, Tim McGraw, Rascal Flatts and Keith Urban.
A broad range of Audio-Technica microphones were utilized during the
show with performances from A-T endorsers Los Lonely Boys, featuring
Henry Garza on guitar and vocals using Audio-Technica’s Artist
Elite® 5000 Series Wireless System with the AEW-T5400 handheld microphone/transmitter;
Hilary Duff using the Artist Elite 5000 Series Wireless System with
the AEW-T6100 handheld microphone/transmitter; and last year’s
CMA Entertainer of the Year, Kenny Chesney, using the Artist Elite 5000
Series UHF Wireless System with the AEW-T3300 microphone/transmitter
and AEW-R5200 true diversity frequency-agile dual receiver.
“We are proud that Audio-Technica continues to be
spotlighted for such high-profile award shows like the AMA’s,”
said Gary Boss, Audio-Technica Marketing Director. “For critical
applications where you only get one shot to get it right, A-T continues
to deliver the consistency and reliability that these artists depend
Photo File: Garza_Santana.JPG
Photo Caption: Shown are Henry Garza (left) of Los Lonely Boys and Carlos
Santana at the 2005 American Music Awards held November 22, 2005 at
the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Henry Garza performs with Audio-Technica’s
Artist Elite® 5000 Series Wireless System with the AEW-T5400 handheld
microphone/transmitter. Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images.
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Photo Caption: Pictured is Hilary Duff at the 2005 American Music Awards
held November 22, 2005 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Hilary
Duff performs with Audio-Technica’s Artist Elite® 5000 Series
Wireless System with the AEW-T6100 handheld microphone/transmitter.
Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images.
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be used by the press only for the purpose of one-time reproduction.
Unauthorized use, alteration or reproduction of these photographs is
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Celebrating over 40 years of audio excellence worldwide,
Audio-Technica is a leading innovator in transducer technology, renowned
for the design and manufacture of microphones, wireless microphones,
headphones, mixers, and electronics for the audio industry.
—For more information on the complete range of Audio-Technica
Karen Emerson, Audio-Technica U.S., Inc., 1221 Commerce Drive, Stow,
Tel: (330) 686-2600; Fax: (330) 688-3752; Web: www.audio-technica.com
—For further information regarding product availability and pricing
in Europe, please contact
Denise Turner, marketing, Audio-Technica Ltd., Old Lane, Leeds LS11
Tel: +44 (0) 113 277 1441, Fax: +44 (0) 113 270 4836