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Stage Electrics Appoint Technical Sales Consultant for the South Coast

17/05/2019 - People News

UK – Jamie Kluckers has joined the technical sales consultant team at Stage Electrics. Based on the south coast, Jamie is responsible for developing new business and maintaining existing relationships with customers in this area.

LD Systems light Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo concerts with Elation

17/05/2019 - Production News

USA – The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo (HLSR) is the largest livestock exhibition and rodeo in the world, drawing more than two million people each year. An especially large draw is the 20 consecutive evenings of rodeo and concerts held at Houston’s NRG Stadium. HLSR recently unveiled a new star-shaped concert stage and backdrop truss structure for the shows that supports LED video and hundreds of intelligent lights, among them Elation Protron Eclypse, Elation Paladin, and Elation Fuze Wash Z350 fixtures.

AB Goes Mega

17/05/2019 - Project News

Belgium – The Ancienne Belgique (AB as it’s universally known) sits right in the bustling heart of old Brussels as part of a vibrant multicultural metropolis and a thriving music scene. It is one of Europe’s most iconic live music venues and a favourite on the gig circuit for artists and crews alike.

Clifford Michael Spulock Adds Edginess to Murder Ballad with Chauvet Professional Rogue Fixtures

17/05/2019 - Production News

USA – A sense of foreboding runs through Murder Ballad like the creaking noise in a dark and unfamiliar house. The Julia Jordan and Juliana Nash rock musical tells the story of a love triangle gone bad, as it spins into a vortex of ever-increasing pain, betrayal and shattered emotions.

DiGiCo SD5 Makes Music with Vetusta Morla

17/05/2019 - Production News

Spain – Spanish indie rock band Vetusta Morla has been touring its fourth studio album, Mismo Sitio, Distinto Lugar, throughout Europe to sell-out crowds, including a sell -out performance to nearly 40,000 at the Caja Magica Esplanade (The Magic Box) stadium in their home city of Madrid. For this tour, front of house engineer Alberto Ruiz Martinez chose to use two DiGiCo SD5 consoles, running at 96kHz, supplied by Spanish lighting and sound experts Tuá Pro.

Alcons LR28 is the Right Philosophy for China Media Group Festival

17/05/2019 - Production News

China – With a spectacular outdoor live production and 6000m2 audience arena, the Mid-Autumn Festival Party of China Media Group is a difficult challenge for any sound reinforcement system. However, thanks to an Alcons Audio pro-ribbon LR28 larger-format line array system, the audience at the latest event in Qufu enjoyed high quality sound throughout.

Green Hippo Gets Scientific at Explorium in Dublin

17/05/2019 - Project News

Ireland – A.C. Entertainment Technologies Ireland Ltd. (AC-ET Ireland) have provided Explorium National Sport & Science Centre with a Green Hippo Hippotizer V4+ Media Server to control their LED display.

GLP JDC1s and X4 Bar 20s assume form for James Blake

17/05/2019 - Production News

Worldwide – Electronic wizard and Mercury Prize winner James Blake has been touring the States prior to returning to his native UK for theatre dates, and appearances at European festivals, starting with All Points East.

ROE Visual Shines on Shawn Mendes Tour

17/05/2019 - Production News

The NetherlandsShawn Mendes choose the Netherlands to kick off his nine-month world tour. The set, premiering in the Ziggo Dome in Amsterdam, revealed a large circular video wall as the eye-caching center-stage piece, comprising of ROE Visual Carbon CB5 LED panels.

‘Floating’ displays lift The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction

17/05/2019 - Project News

UK – The World of Beatrix Potter wanted to reinvigorate the attraction with stunning new displays that were not only beautiful works of art in themselves but also help visitors navigate through the attraction on the self-guided tour of the exhibition.

Technology, furnishings and consultation – Stage|Set|Scenery features its own Event Services section

17/05/2019 - Event News

Germany Whether the subject is cultural buildings as event venues, sustainability at events or online sales for the MICE industry, Stage|Set|Scenery, the international trade show and conference for theatre, film and event technology is devoting an independent section to event services in Hall 22, where the Event Manufactory will be featuring impulse lectures on a wide range of topics. Among those taking part will be Bernd Fritzges, chairman of the board of the Association of Event Organisers (VDVO): “Making use of cultural buildings to host events is a key topic at Stage|Set|Scenery,” Fritzges said. “This is an area where cultural events and the MICE industry can benefit from each other. Stage|Set|Scenery provides the ideal platform for an interdisciplinary exchange of views.”

d&b audiotechnik appoints Amptec as new BeNeLux distributor

17/05/2019 - Business News

Europe – d&b audiotechnik has announced the brand’s existing distributor for Belgium, Amptec, will now distribute the full range of d&b products across the Netherlands and Luxembourg, effective immediately.

It’s All White on the Night

17/05/2019 - Production News

UK – Maestra Group has made some major sound, lighting and video equipment investments recently in the London office, including white sound and lighting kit, which will ensure all its clients have the most flexible and dynamic solutions available for their shows and events.

Lightpower takes over exclusive Ayrton distribution for Germany

16/05/2019 - Business News

Germany – Ayrton and Lightpower have announced that, from the 1st July 2019, Lightpower will take over the exclusive distribution of Ayrton in Germany. Throughout the past years Ayrton has increasingly established itself on the market as a major force with its product solutions and can currently be found in numerous renowned projects worldwide.