Cumberland, R.I. – Alesis, the world’s leading manufacturer of professional audio equipment and studio electronics, announces participation in the new Bravo series, Platinum Hit. Alesis has provided industry-leading music production tools to assist Platinum Hit contestants as they compete through a series of innovative songwriting challenges.
Premiering Monday, May 30th at 10/9c, Platinum Hit will feature 12 up-and-coming musicians as they compete to write the best song each week with themes ranging from dance tracks to ballads. Acclaimed songwriters Jewel and Kara DioGuardi will judge the competition along with Keith Naftaly of Sony Music Entertainment. Guest judges will also be featured each week including Natasha Bedingfield, Leona Lewis, Donna Summer, Jermaine Dupri, Taio Cruz, and Ryan Tedder.
Alesis has supplied Platinum Hit contestants with the DM10 Studio Kit, a professional six-piece electronic drum set; the SR18, the successor to the SR16, the most successful drum machine of all time; the PalmTrack handheld stereo recorder; and the TransActive Mobile, a portable, battery-powered PA system for iPod.
“Alesis makes music technology affordable and accessible to musicians”, said Dan Radin, Alesis Product Manager. “We’re pleased to enable the contestants of Platinum Hit as they create the next chart-topping tracks”
Alesis manufactures a full line of professional audio and musical instrument products capitalizing on its strengths in digital, analog, semiconductor, and transducer technologies. Alesis delivers revolutionary product solutions to the music and audio production industries. For more information, visit alesis.com; images are available at alesis.com/media.