Pioneer was founded in 1938 as a speaker manufacturer and has been focused on high quality sound ever since. Pioneer Consumer speakers and professional systems have delivered clear, powerful sound reproduction to generations of music lovers, theatregoers and producers all over the world.
Since 1978 through the brand TDA ( Technical Audio Devices ) Pioneer was very active the market innovation on the professional audio market, maintaining search for tecnology and at the same time philosopy to authentic sound.
TAD’s state-of-art TSM-1 and TSM-2 studio monitors launched in 1983 and soon earned a reputation for clean, accurate sound that retained the energy and passion of live music. These fabled models enjoyed a near-monopoly of 1980s professional studios, and are still a benchmark of sonic superiority today.
In 1983 Pioneer partners with Gary Stewart Audio to enter the club sound system market Drawing on TAD’s rich heritage in professional audio, and Pioneer DJ’s unrivalled expertise in the pro-DJ market, Pioneer partnered with Gary Stewart Audio to create the ultimate club sound. The resulting system comprises a 3-metre dance floor stack with Acoustic Lens and a comprehensive in-fill series, all powered by Powersoft amplifiers.