MUSIC (formerly Music Group) has revealed its intention to "conquer the live sound touring market" with the appointment of Paul Bauman as director of product portfolio – Touring Sound.
Bauman’s previous positions include key roles at JBL Professional, L-Acoustics and Adamson.
“My priority is to reawaken Turbosound by leveraging the incredible power and passion of MUSIC’s 4,000-people organisation together with its industry leading technologies of Lab.gruppen, Lake and Midas. I am extremely excited to be part of a mission to design the most innovative and end-to-end solutions for our customers.
“For years I’ve been following MUSIC’s incredible growth and admired the company’s philosophy to reinvest all earnings back into the business. The company’s state-of-the-art in-house manufacturing facility and the world-class 400-people engineering teams are something I have never seen before.”
Andy Trott, MUSIC’s SVP of Enterprise, added: “Paul has the most phenomenal track record in the industry, spanning three decades. He helped revolutionize the live sound market at companies such as Harman JBL and L-Acoustics, and his incredible passion and knowledge means that Turbosound and the Touring Sound Division is set for an amazingly exciting future. We are proud to have legendary Paul Bauman leading our Los Angeles Innovation Centre, and to design the line array systems and customer solutions of the future.”