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All-Star Gear: Loudspeakers & PA Systems

Gig-worthy speakers for nearly any venue

What do you look for in a PA loudspeaker? Flexibility through DSP? A light load in your van? Roof-shaking output? Everybody's got their own criteria, and zZounds customers love to tell what sets their PA system apart from the pack. That's why we've assembled some of our best-reviewed speakers and PA systems -- along with quotes from satisfied users -- into our All-Star roster. Here, you'll find top speakers for just about any situation -- from clubs to coffeehouses to spin class. Read on and see if your favorites made our list, or maybe find your next PA!

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QSC K12.2 Powered Loudspeaker

"Totally blown away with the clarity and natural sound that I'm able to get from this speaker."
- David in Lithonia, GA

"The sound on these speakers is phenomenal, they get really loud and the sound is crystal clear."
- Mario in Hempstead, NY

"Best speakers I've ever owned. I feel like I've achieved 100% full pro status in terms of sound quality. I am extremely impressed with these speakers."
- Daniel in Chicago, IL
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Electro-Voice ZLX-15P Powered Loudspeaker

"I have used these speakers in a small 20'x30' room all the way to a 100'x200' room, and they fill the room nicely. They have very good low end, even without the subs."
- Eric in Niagara Falls, NY

"I love these speakers, they are the bomb and they can rock the house easily -- go with the ZLX-15P and you may not need a subwoofer for most mobile DJ applications."
- Matt in Chicago, IL

"Bought a pair of these about a week ago and their debut for me was a crowd of about 900 people. Not once did they falter. Clean, clear and crisp all the way through. Super tight and responsive low end. Love, love, love these."
- Elizabeth in Wilmington, NC
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JBL EON ONE Powered Linear Array PA System

"Weighing in at only 45 lbs, it is really a one man show! It took me over an hour to set up before. Now it only takes 2 minutes! The sound from this unit is just fantastic!"
- Richard in Jenks, OK

"Sound quality is superb, for what we do (acoustic trio) it fills the bill nicely. Plenty of power for our style of music. Sets up in all of 5 minutes."
- Michael in Harborcreek, PA

"This thing sounds amazing. After carrying around speakers, stands, mixers and amps for decades, this thing is heaven. I play in bars and private gigs and have never run this unit above 4 on the volume."
- Brad in Brentwood, TN
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Peavey PV215 2-Way PA Enclosure

"I've used these speakers for the better part of 10 years. Great sound, great reliability."
- Steve in Valley City, ND

"They give a great visual impression to the crowd. They have a great range and seem to be able to take a pretty good beating week after week with no signs of failure. Plus, for a large speaker, they are light and easy to move."
- Jim in Columbia, MO

"For my DJ gigs, I can't ask for anything better and for the price you can't beat that."
- Rick in San Antonio, TX
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Bose L1 Compact Portable Line Array System

"Why pick up all those heavy PAs that I have when the Bose sounds better, is easier to set up and is much lighter? I would advise anyone to purchase this PA."
-Thomas in Montgomery, AL

"Great sound. I hear it in my performances, but more importantly, from the response from my audiences. A must for singers, keys, soloists, etc."
- Frank in North Kingstown, FL

"Very impressed with the sound and power and the ability to store it in a small space. I added the ToneMatch to my system, which I highly recommend."
- George in Cordova, AK
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Yamaha DSR-112 Speaker

"Yamaha really blew me away with these. Considering the feature set, I prefer these speakers over all powered speakers in this price range. These can get VERY loud, but the fidelity is what blew me away more than anything else."
- David in Frisco, TX

"I was hesitant with the idea of replacing four main front-of-house speakers with just two, but theses boxes can do it. Clean...clear...and LOUD!"
- Carlos in Columbia, SC

"I used them to DJ and can confidently book any event of any size and you hear the sound loud and clear. I have not been able to make them clip or distort."
- Alexis in West New York, NJ
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Electro-Voice EVOLVE 50 Powered Column PA System

"My customers (weddings, corporate events, and private parties) have all marveled at how good the sound is, how loud (yet clear) it is, and how sharp it looks compared to the traditional speakers on tripods."
- Joe in New Braunfels, TX

"This is the best PA I have ever owned and I’ve owned a few! Great sound and power. I play small to large rooms and this thing sounds great in every room I play.
- Jason in Conway, SC

"These things are amazing. Set up and break down in under 5 minutes. Crystal clear highs and the sub is BEATING!"
- Leslie in Savannah, GA
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Roland CM-30 Cube Monitor

"This is one of the best $200 I have spent on equipment. I have used it at parties, and small dinner house, coffee house gigs. Acoustic guitar and vocals. With channels to spare. It won't blow the room away but it is perfect sound quality of what you plug into it."

"Virtually no distortion; great for acoustic guitar and vocals. Every time I turn them on I'm amazed at how good they sound."
- Greg in Beaverton, OR

"This thing is quality throughout. No cheap, scratchy knobs. Hard grille protecting speakers. Rubber corners."
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Mackie SRM650 Powered Speaker

"They add flexibility to our setup because we can use them for band rehearsals and not have to lug around heavy equipment. For gigs, they save us a lot of stage space and allow us to personalize our monitor volumes."
- Doug in The Villages, FL

"This baby rocks! No more floor wedges, no more 25-35-pound space-hogging monitors. This thing cuts through with plenty of volume to spare."
- Eric in Orlando, FL

"I am more than surprised how much output this thing has, and the sound is unbelievably natural, especially for vocals and guitar."
- Rodney in Beckley, WV
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LD Systems MAUI 5 Ultra-Portable Column PA System

"I can't believe how much sound this thing puts out. So much bass from an 8" speaker blows my mind. I do a single with guitar, keyboard, vocals and some tracks and this thing sounds fantastic."
- Brian in Carson City, NV

"For the money you won’t find a better, more efficient, or easier to set up system. It travels very well as it’s only 25 pounds if that."
- Eric in Mansfield, PA

"I am a professional DJ, and have struggled for years with various portable PA systems, and full sized systems for wedding ceremonies, and outdoor cocktail hours. This unit is incredible! Solves every issue I ever had, so easy and quick to set up...and the sound is unbelievable."
- Christopher in Evans, CO
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