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The Akoustos™ Y4 Professional System Perfect Partner for PonoPlayer

The Akoustos™ Y4 Professional System from Involve Audio is the perfect partner for your PonoPlayer. While known generically as “Pono”, this brainchild of Neil Young’s is one of a new crop of high-resolution players that offer “greater than CD-quality” playback. The PonoPlayer provides for an incredible and dynamic musical experience, from the most delicate passages of a string quartet to the thunderous power of a heavy metal band.

The PonoPlayer uses circuitry taken straight from Ayre’s own top-of-the-line products for unparalleled sound quality and unrivaled listening pleasure. Pono supports playback of high-fidelity audio of up to 192kHz/24 bit resolution. While most high-end players hover around the $1,000 mark with models from the likes of the Cowon Plenue 1 and the Sony ZX2, the PonoPlayer is an affordable $400 (US$384, AU$495, £265).

The Akoustos™ Y4 Professional Stereo System is the culmination of 6 years of research and development to produce a sound system for the modern world. It is an audiophile’s dream, many listeners have remarked it’s like having the master tapes for everything. It will enhance any listening experience and produces the very best sound possible from your TV, DVD/CD player, iPod or any other stereo device, especially the new line of hi-res players like the PonoPlayer.

Simply stated, the Akoustos™ Y4 Professional Stereo System is the next generation of stereo surround sound, while the mobile and versatile PonoPlayer represents the new wave in personal music players. Team a PonoPlayer up with the amazing Akoustos™ Y4 Professional Stereo System and you’ll hear for yourself what all the commotion is about. Click here to read more about how these two innovative and groundbreaking products compliment one another.

Involve Audio Reports Indiegogo Crowdfunding Campaign a Success

Braeside, Australia, November 15th, 2014 – Involve Audio, an Australia and US-based audio technology company, announced today that their crowdfunding campaign via Indiegogo was successful and surpassed their goal of raising $30,000 USD.

The campaign was launched via Indiegogo back in mid-October to announce the release of their new Surround Master product line into North America, Australia and Europe. In support of their crowdfunding campaign, Ticketmaster concert vouchers worth US $150 USD were given away in a contest that was advertised on their Facebook and Twitter pages.

According to an Involve Audio spokesperson, 67 funders contributed a grand total of $38,985 USD in the month long campaign hosted by the highly popular fund raising website.

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Involve Audio Announces Formation of Involve Audio Advisory Board

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MELBOURNE, Australia, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Involve Audio, Inc. an Australia and US-based audio technology company focused on developing patented professional surround sound technologies, announced today the formation of its Involve Audio Advisory Board (IAAB) with four key appointments: Richie Furay, David Spero, Dwight Schultz and Kevin Corson.

Richie Furay is an American singer, songwriter, and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame member who is best known for forming the bands Buffalo Springfield with Stephen Stills, Neil Young, Bruce Palmer, and Dewey Martin, as well as Poco with Jim Messina, Rusty Young, George Grantham and Randy Meisner.

David Spero is a highly respected music industry icon. Mr. Spero is the current manager for Dickey Betts and other classic rock artists. In the past he has handled the careers of Dave Mason, Yusuf Islam (formerly known as Cat Stevens), Joe Walsh, Ian Hunter, Buffalo Springfield and Survivor. Mr. Spero has done projects with Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Walsh/Frey Band and the Eagles. He also consults and manages up-and-coming rock bands and musicians.

Dwight Schultz, Hollywood and TV Actor is best known as “Howling Mad Dog Murdock” from the A Team TV series, and as Reginald Barclay in Star Trek: The Next Generation. Dwight is currently active in TV and movies and continues to contribute to voiceover animation.

Kevin Corson, the inventor of the internet telephone was also instrumental in creating and introducing the world’s first digital sound card and voice recognition products including (Covox/Creative Labs) Sound Master/Sound Blaster and (Sonic Foundry/Sony) Sound Forge to consumers worldwide. Mr. Corson is a highly regarded inventor and successful marketing engineer who continues to provide his services to a number of fortune 500 companies and promising start-ups. Mr. Corson will serve as Chairman of the IAAB.

The IAAB will work closely with the core Involve Audio management team as it actively prepares to launch its flagship products, the Surround Master and the Surround Master Y4 systems into the consumer market. The Company believes that the Surround Master product line has the potential to transform the audio industry. As the underlying technology is adopted by the industry, it will provide much better and less expensive sound to the multi-billion dollar music, movie, home theatre and television markets.

“We are thrilled to have attracted some of the world’s most successful people in TV, music, movies, sound and marketing to support Involve Audio as we develop the Surround Master Series. We believe that our technology will be a transformative advancement in the way people listen to and enjoy music, movies and television” commented Charlie Van Dongen, President and Chief Technical Officer. “Most importantly, the formation of our IAAB will not only help us better serve the consumer, it will help serve as an endorsement of the science behind the Surround Master product line. The IAAB will defiantly help validate Involve’s unique technology.”

The Chairman of the newly formed IAAB, Kevin Corson stated, “I am very excited and honored to be part of the Involve Audio Advisory Board. It is not very often you get a chance to work with the level of talent and expertise that Involve has put together, and at the same time have such a great opportunity to bring something this cool to market. My opinion is that this technology is better than anything currently out there, and I look forward to taking on the challenge of proving that point.”

About Involve Audio, Inc.: www.involveaudiousa.com
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Media Contact: Dawson Johns
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