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Simon Yong Band to front Audio-Technica’s System 10 Stompbox

01 October, 2014
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Singapore —  Audio-Technica has announced the new ambassadors, The Simon Yong Band, for their ‘Own Your Freedom’ campaign for the System 10 digital wireless system. This campaign is targeted at budding musicians, encouraging them to own their first wireless set for the freedom to move around freely while performing.

 

 

Simon Yong Band

 

Two of the members in the Simon Yong band, Brandon Khoo and Simon Yong, have been ambassadors of System 10 since 2012 and have been worked closely with Audio-Technica. Their first performance with the System 10 was during their opening act for The Script at the Singapore Indoor Stadium, in front of a 10,000 strong crowd.  “I can’t believe I synced everything by myself, it was so simple. And the sound came out smoothly.”  Simon Yong raved.

 

They decided to form The Simon Yong band together with Joanna Lim, and Yazeid Rahman to create more original music and reach out to more audiences. The band has plans to conquer bigger stages, including a regional South-East Asia tour in the near future.  They will also be heading to tour Japan in October, with 7 shows in Tokyo and 2 shows in Osaka.

 

 

Simon Yong Band Japan Tour

 

Evelyn Woo, Marketing Manager for Audio-Technica (S.E.A.), said, “The System 10 Stompbox represents total musical mobility on stage and we are excited to partner with the Simon Yong Band to personify this digital high-fidelity guitar wireless system. The Simon Yong Band comprises of some of the finest local musicians and we can’t wait for more rocking performances with the Stompbox onboard now.”

Audio-Technica’s System 10 is a digital high fidelity wireless system designed to provide performing musicians with advanced 24-bit operation, easy setup and clear, natural sound quality. Featuring stackable, contemporary styling, System 10 is available in three receiver versions: Standard receiver, stompbox receiver and the camera-mount receiver. These receivers can be paired with either a handheld vocal microphone or a UniPak® body-pack transmitters designed for use with lavalier, headworn and instrument microphones as well as electric guitars.

‘The System 10 Stompbox is a revolutionary invention, no doubt. We are absolutely thrilled about our partnership with Audio-Technica, knowing that we’ll be taken care of by a team of dedicated professionals who believe in us, and out music. We’re in good hands.’ Simon Yong affirms.

The Simon Yong band will be equipped with Audio-Technica’s System 10 digital wireless systems. They will also appear in the brands print and digital marketing collaterals as well as a microsite for the System 10 slated to launch in October.

 

System 10 Stompbox

 

Band Member

Products used

Simon Yong (Guitars)

System 10 Stompbox

 (ATW-1501)

Brandon Khoo (Drums)

System 10 + ATM75 (Headworn Microphone)

Joanna Lim

System 10 + ATM350cW
(Clip-on Instrument Microphone)

Yazeid Rahman

System 10 Stompbox

(ATW-1501)

 End of Press Release

 


About Audio-Technica 

Founded in 1962, Audio-Technica established itself in the Japanese domestic market with the success of phonograph cartridges. A decade later, the company diversified and focused on the specialization of manufacturing sound devices. Since 1994, Audio-Technica has continued to meet and identify new market environments, customer needs and technological advancements. This is best reflected in the superior sound quality delivered by the various series ranging from wired and wireless microphones to headphones.

Audio-Technica’s primary goals have always been to provide products that truly satisfy its customers as well as beneficial to society. The Company has always strived to take on an innovative approach to development, using excellent technology and marketing capabilities to build a strong brand image.

Today, Audio-Technica boasts an extensive and diversified business portfolio encompassing both consumer and professional use of its various audio and video equipment, telecommunications and computer components and accessories, optoelectrics products and food production equipment. The Company aims to forge ahead, playing a major role in the technological advancement of superior sound quality from Audio-Technica’s creation of audio products.

 

 

For media queries, please contact:


Jermaine Koh

Marketing Executive

 

Audio-Technica (S.E.A) Pte Ltd

1 Ubi View, #01-14 Focus One,

Singapore 408555

Tel: +65 6749 5686

Fax: +65 6749 5689

Email: marketing@audio-technica.com.sg

 

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