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Stage Electrics January Showcase Announced

21/11/2017 - Event News

UK – Stage Electrics has announced a Broadcast and Theatre Equipment Showcase to take place on 10th January 2018 at SS Great Britain, Great Eastern Hall in Great Western Dockyard, Bristol. Join them for the chance to discover some exciting equipment and meet with manufactures and staff of Stage Electrics.

ADB Presents New Technologies tor the Present and Future of Theatre at JTSE

21/11/2017 - Event News

France – Twelve months after the change in management, ADB is now introducing itself to the French market with a new look and innovations which bear witness to the historic brand’s total commitment. What’s more, ADB is doing it with the backing of Claypaky and the Osram Group, which took over this important brand in 2016. Through in-depth market insight and advanced technological know-how, it aims to optimise the brand’s excellent products after having updated production all over the world.

SGM launches the first ever reliable motorized barndoor LED luminaire on the market

21/11/2017 - Equipment News

SGM has released the high-power and practically maintenance-free G-4 Wash motorised barndoor – a true Fresnel-based luminaire with optimal performance and easy-to-operate wireless control, perfect for stages, theatres film and TV studios.

Maverick MK Pyxis Tours with Louis The Child

21/11/2017 - Production News

USA – Success has not spoiled Louis The Child, nor has it made this pair of Chicago-bred DJs any less daring when it comes to reshaping their distinctive brand of EDM music. Since bursting on the scene two years ago with the highly original and spacey tune “It’s Strange,” the duo has continued to jump head first into the creative cauldron. Rather than resting on their laurels, they show a fearless willingness to experiment with novel eclectic synths, push percussion assemblages to the limit, and in general do whatever it takes to reach new musical heights.

Pollstar Nominates Bandit Lites for Lighting Company of the Year

21/11/2017 - Event News

USA – Bandit Lites has announced that it is heading into its 50th anniversary with a nomination for Pollstar’s Lighting Company of the Year.

APG to Unveil Live Manager Software at JTSE 2017

21/11/2017 - Event News

France – APG, a French manufacturer of professional loudspeakers and the inventor of the Modular Line Array concept, will unveil APG Live Manager at the 2017 JTSE (Paris, 21st - 22nd November, stand 94). The new software will be presented alongside the successful Uniline Compact loudspeaker system, which is currently proving a resounding success in fixed installations as well as staging applications, both in France and overseas.

Manchester Gets Switched-On by tube

21/11/2017 - Production News

UK – Audio specialist tube uk returned to the familiar urban territory of Manchester’s Albert Square to help deliver the city’s 2017 Christmas Switch-On ceremony, which officially fired up the city’s Christmas lights for the run up to a bumper fun-packed festive season.

Ayrton gets the Fun Radio Ibiza Experience at Accor Hotels Arena

21/11/2017 - Production News

France – The second edition of the Fun Radio Ibiza Experience, organised in association with Ushuaïa Ibiza Beach Hotel, took place on 14th April 2017 at the Accor Hotels Arena in Paris. Around 17,000 people gathered at this huge EDM event which transformed the venue into a massive dance floor to the sounds of top DJs Robin Schultz, Nervo, Sam Feldt, W&W and headliners, Afrojack and Hardwell.

Mojo Barriers appoints New Budapest Distributor

21/11/2017 - Business News

Hungary – A range of Mojo Barriers aluminium crowd safety barriers are now based in Budapest with the announcement of a new Mojo distributor giving convenient, cost effective barrier rental for festival organisers and tours coming to Eastern Europe, 17th November, 2017.

Robert Juliat’s Lancelots Rock in Rio

21/11/2017 - Production News

Brazil – Four Robert Juliat Lancelot 4K HTI followspots took pride of place front of house at Brazil’s Rock In Rio Festival this summer. Held over two weekends at the Cidade do Rock at Rio de Janeiro’s Parque Olímpico da Barra, this amazing festival saw headliners Aerosmith, Guns ‘n’ Roses, Bon Jovi, Maroon 5 and the Red Hot Chili Peppers play to over 700,000 during seven fantastic nights.

TiMax spatially herding CATS

21/11/2017 - Production News

Switzerland’s Thunerseespiele is well-known for its beautiful scenic location, providing the most stunning backdrop to the high-energy performances gracing stage every summer. The energy is fully matched by the immersive spatial audio perennially delivered by award-winning sound designer, Tom Strebel, using TiMax Tracker stage tracking and object-based TiMax SoundHub spatial reinforcement to deliver transparent vocal clarity and intelligibility. As usual, Strebel’s seasoned audiopool engineers also crewed the production and Out Board’s Robin Whittaker provided TiMax spatial tuning and programming support on site.

L-Acoustics takes L-ISA and Syva to CUE

21/11/2017 - Event News

The Netherlands – L-Acoustics has announced that it will be exhibiting at CUE, on 15th - 17th January at the Rotterdam Ahoy, where it will welcome visitors to stand 122 to meet the L-Acoustics team and learn more about the L-ISA Immersive Sound Art platform, view the new Syva colinear source system and the upcoming P1 networked digital audio processor.

Martin Audio MLA Wins the War on Drugs

21/11/2017 - Production News

UK – The unique multi-cellular controllability of Martin Audio’s award-winning MLA was put to the test recently at the notoriously difficult Alexandra Palace, when The War on Drugs played to a 10,000 sell-out crowd.

Yamaha Delivers Turbulence-Free Sound at Aeroscopia

21/11/2017 - Project News

France – Aeroscopia is a museum which celebrates the huge contribution that the Midi-Pyrénées region has made to French civil and military aviation. As well as aircraft and themed exhibition areas, the museum features spaces for hospitality events, meetings and presentations. In all of them Yamaha audio systems deliver smooth, turbulence-free sound.