BBE Sound Inc. USA based company, makes guitar pedals and professional audio products and software for recording and live sound usage, primarily signal processors, under its own name and electric guitars & basses under the G&L brand. Until fairly recently the company also made consumer signal processors. Originally founded as Barcus Berry Electronics by Les Barcus & John Berry and then primarily a manufacturer of piezo pickups for musical instruments, that product line was sold alsongside the brandname and the company changed its name to the current one. Distribution: In Denmark by CMI Partner (BBE only), in France by Algam and in Germany by Audiowerk (Plugins only). G&L guitars only: In Denmark by Musikpartner, in Finland by Soundata, in Iceland by Tónastöğin, in Indonesia by Melodia Musik, in New Zealand by South Pacific Music and in Singapore by Woodworkz Sound Engineering Homepage:http://www.bbesound.com -- G&L homepage. BBE Sound Inc., 5381 Production Drive, Huntington Beach, CA 92649, USA. Tel: +1 714 897 6766. Fax: +1 714 895 6728.
Behringer German manufacturer with production facilities in China and back office operations in the Philippines. Makes semi-pro & professional recording and sound reinforcement equipment in addition to musical instruments and more recently has even gone into the market for consumer electronics. Primarily manufactures high value equipment but also has a few more esoteric PA related products, but in addition to selling under its own name they make valve guitar and bass amplifiers under the Bugera brand. Company originally founded in 1989 as a manufacturer of budget signal processors but went upmarket in the mid 90s with some innovative products for the studio and broadcasting markets, however the collapse of the recording studio sector in the latter half of the decade sent the company back to the semi-pro market. Part of the Music Group. Distribution: In Algeria by MCS Distribution, in Brazil by Waldman, in Finland by SounData, in Italy by Proel, in Mexico by Distribuidora Gonher and on Reunion Island by Fotelec Homepage:http://www.behringer.com . Behringer International GmbH, Hanns-Martin-Schleyer Str. 36-38, 47877 Willich, Germany. Tel: +49 2154 9206 0. Behringer USA Inc., 18912 North Creek Parkway, Suite 200, Bothell, WA 98011-8016, USA. Tel: +1 425 672 0816.
Belisie Acoustic Laboratories Canadian manufacturer of loudspeaker drivers and enclosures intended for professional audio usage that trades using the Transparence brand, also has a small range of active electronics. Homepage:http://www.tr.ca.
USA based gent that trades as Soundlib, develops and sells sampling utilities and sample playback engine software in addition to licensing his sample conversion technologies to third parties. Homepage:http://www.soundlib.com. Bernard Chavonnet, 1320 Citrus Isle, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315, USA. Tel: +1 954 767 9036. E-Mail: bernard :at: cdxtract.com.
Beyerdynamic German manufacturer of microphones, headphones, PA systems and speakers, best known for their professional and semi professional products but also active in the consumer market. Distribution: In Australia and New Zealand by Hills Sound, Vision & Lighting, in Canada by Planet of Sound Hifi (hifi & headphones) and by Yorkville Sound (mics and pro-audio), in Finland by AV Komponentti, in Iceland by Rafgrein, in India by Acoustic Arts, in Italy by Proel, in Norway by Njál Hansson, in Romania by Avitech and in Sweden by Ljudtema. Non-exclusive wholesaling/distributing to latin America by Tropical Music Export Enterprises Homepage:http://www.beyerdynamic.de -- USA homepage -- UK homepage. Beyer Dynamic, Theresienstrasse 8, D-74072 Heilbronn, Germany. Phone: +(0 71 31) 617-0. Fax: +(0 71 31) 617-224. Email: info at beyerdynamic.de. Beyer Dynamic North America, 56 Central Ave, Farmingdale, NY 11735, USA. Phone: +(631) 293 3200. Fax: +(631) 293 3288. E-mail: salesUSA at beyerdynamic.com Beyer Dynamic UK, 17 Albert Drive, Burgess Hill, West Sussex RH15 9TN, England. Phone: +(01444) 258258. Fax:+(01444) 258444. Email: sales at beyerdynamic.co.uk