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The Wonder of RoboSpots and Robe TE Technology at Sea

25/05/2022 - Project News

USA – The world’s largest cruise ship, Royal Caribbean International’s Wonder of the Seas, built at Chantiers de l'Atlantique shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France, will have four Robe RoboSpot systems installed in its 1,600-seat capacity Main Theater and two more in Studio B, which is the iconic Royal Caribbean ice rink.

Shinedown “The Revolution’s Live Tour” with Elation SEVEN Batten and Bandit Lites

25/05/2022 - Production News

USA – Hard rock band Shinedown has just wrapped up its biggest stage show to date on, “The Revolution’s Live Tour,” already their second headlining North American trek of the year. Lighting design was by Mitchell Schellenger with Carter Fulghum out on the tour directing a rig that included effects from Elation Professional SEVEN Batten 72 linear LED lights. Lighting supply was by Bandit Lites.

grandMA3 for Special Beijing Production

25/05/2022 - Project News

China – The Beijing People’s Art Theatre used their new grandMA3 lighting control system for a special revival of acclaimed historical drama Cai Wenji directed by Tang Ye, which was part of the venue’s 70th anniversary season.

First Baptist Concord Sweetens Services and Deepens Connections with L-Acoustics L-ISA Technology and A Series Loudspeakers

24/05/2022 - Project News

USA – First established in 1891, First Baptist Concord (FBC) is a Knoxville-area church that has witnessed considerable change over its 130 years. One thing that remains the same, however, is the pastoral team’s commitment to personally connecting with its parishioners. Case in point, when FBC took on the renovation of its 25-year-old main worship centre last year, it chose to install L-ISA immersive technology using an L-Acoustics A Series-based loudspeaker system to further deepen and enrich the worship experience for its congregation.

Premium Genelec loudspeaker solution enhances Jolie’s sophisticated club experience

24/05/2022 - Project News

India – Mumbai’s luxury private members-only club, Jolie’s, is a hidden gem that truly encapsulates the meaning of its namesake. Sprawling over an impressive 20,000 square feet, the club takes its members on a journey through the senses with its numerous zones, each carefully designed to foster its own distinct atmosphere. From the open, bright, and inspiring design of the breakfast lounge and work area to the exquisite, sultry lighting of the cigar lounge as well as the art and music spaces, the team at Jolie’s have considered all the minute details, with the best of artisan cuisine, cocktails, and culture. To elevate the customer experience further still, the club also features a premium Genelec loudspeaker solution, which was integrated by Genelec’s local AV distribution partner Pandam Professional Audio.

Beats Light & Sound Stay Ahead of the Curve with dLive and Avantis

24/05/2022 - Project News

India – Since forming in 1997, Beats Light & Sound has established itself as one of India’s leading AV rental companies and is trusted for large-scale events by renowned artists such as Sonu Nigam, Arijit Singh, Atif Aslam, Honey Singh and many more.

TechLED’s PLASA Leeds stand announced, ‘Abstract is back!’ with a new lighting effects range

24/05/2022 - Event News

UK – At this year’s PLASA Focus Leeds (Royal Armouries Museum, 10-11 May), the dramatic lighting display on TechLED’s stand N-B01 declared that Abstract Lighting is back and with some dazzling and innovative new products for the price-conscious installer or rental company.

Berklee College of Music Invests in PMC8-2 Monitors

24/05/2022 - Project News

USA – Thanks to a philanthropic gift from the parents of a former student, Berklee College of Music has become the first teaching establishment in the USA to invest in a pair of PMC8-2 monitors.

Robe Supports UCI MTB XCO World Cup

24/05/2022 - Business News

Czech Republic – Robe was proud to a sponsor of the Nové Město na Moravě, Czech Republic, stage of the 2022 Mercedes-Benz UCI Mountain Bike World Cup, where one of the toughest parts of the XCO (cross country) course was designated “Rock ‘n’ Robe”, and Robe’s new Show Truck concept which provides a fully mobile studio space / meeting hub / demo area / roof deck, was also a major success, attracting some of the weekend event’s buzz and excitement.

EVO launches the range’s most powerful audio interface yet: EVO 16

24/05/2022 - Equipment News

British audio company, EVO by Audient has announced the launch of the latest product in its range, EVO 16. A 24 in / 24 out Audio Interface, this newest release features eight award-winning EVO preamps, advanced converter technology as well as the ingenious Smartgain feature which can be used on all eight channels simultaneously, and continues to deliver on the EVO promise to ‘make recording easy’.

Enlightened of Bristol invests in Ayrton Perseo IP65 Profiles

24/05/2022 - Production News

UK – Bristol-based Enlightened, one of the largest event suppliers in the south west of the UK, has recently invested in a stock of Ayrton Perseo Profile IP65-rated fixtures to service its busy events schedule.

Bigabox Productions Supports Armin van Buuren at Wembley with Chauvet Professional Color Strike M

24/05/2022 - Production News

UK – When Dean Graves and the team at Bigabox Productions Ltd. added the new Chauvet Professional Color Strike M to their inventory earlier this year, they had some very definite ideas on how they were going to use the motorised strobe/wash to enhance their clients’ shows.

MDG theONE provides the canvas for Genesis The Last Domino? tour

24/05/2022 - Production News

UK & USA – For the current Genesis tour, The Last Domino?, Roland Greil, co-lighting designer with show designer Patrick Woodroffe of Woodroffe Bassett Designs, chose five MDG theONE dual haze and fog generators, citing the need for an excellent canvas of haze on which to paint their lighting design for this iconic band’s potentially last tour.