Great American Country chooses SSL C100 HD Console
American Country (GAC), a Nashville-based country music television network, has
acquired a Solid State Logic C100 HD Digital Broadcast Console.
The C132, to be housed in the network’s new
production studio on
Music Row, will be used to produce prestigious entertainment shows including GAC
Top 20 Country Countdown, GAC Nights and On the Streets. The studio will be
complete in the fourth quarter of 2007.
factor in selecting the C132 was GAC’s future direction, notes Vice President
of Production Operations Kevin Kritch.
anticipate more performance-based production in the facility, so it was
important for us to have a good quality sound board that provides a lot of
flexibility, as well as having multi-tracking capabilities,” he says.
“Our quality and production demands are as
strenuous as any network’s.
programs require exceptional production and Solid State Logic’s C100 HD ensures
that we will provide viewers at home with the cleanest and sharpest audio
GAC, a property
of Scripps Networks, is
“main street” for the widest variety of country music, its artists and the
lifestyles they influence. In addition to country music videos, GAC features
original programming, special musical performances and live concerts, and is
the exclusive television home of the Grand Ole Opry. GAC is available in approximately
50 million households.
at other consoles, but
SSL has a
proven track record among numerous Scripps owned properties, including Food
Network and broadcast stations, that are extremely pleased with the results,”
“After reviewing the
alternatives, it was an easy choice.”