Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

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PWL Produces Cool Design for MIA Awards

Luc Peumans of Painting With Light lit the high profile Belgian TV Music Industry Awards (MIA)s event for the first time last year … and producers VRT (Vlaamse Radio en Televisieomroeporganisatie) Belgium were so impressed with his work, that this year Luc was invited back to create a full production design – incorporating lighting, set […]

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Robe BMFLs for 2014 Festigal in Israel

Israel celebrates the Hanukkah holiday in a diversity of ways, one of which is the annual ‘Festigal’ performance show which brings the glamour and glitz of leading celebrities to the stage for an all-action music and dance extravaganza targeted at 8 – 14 year olds. It’s one of the best attended and most popular performance […]

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XL Video UK Invests In New Barco and Lightware Equipment

XL Video UK has announced a major investment in new Barco projectors and lenses, as well as a large investment in video distribution equipment from Lightware. Both agreements support the company’s commitment to regularly update their inventory with high quality, state-of-the-art video equipment. XL Video has invested £1.2 million in 30 of Barco’s HDX-W14 projectors, […]

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Kinesys Showcases at Tour Link 2015

Kinesys Showcases at Tour Link 2015 Automation specialists Kinesys was proud to be a technical sponsor of the 2015 Tour Link Conference staged at the JW Marriott Hotel, Desert Springs Resort & Spa in Palm Springs, California. The 3-day networking event proved an ideal showcase opportunity for Kinesys to highlight some of its latest innovative […]

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Robe BMFLs for Warren Haynes Christmas Jam

Robe made six of its new BMFL Spots available to lighting designer Preston Hoffman for the 2014 Warren Haynes Christmas Jam.  The annual event, this year staged at the U.S. Cellular Center in Asheville, North Carolina, featured Billy and the Kids, The Revivalists, Jason Isbell, Vince Gill, The Hard Working Americans and Haynes’ own band, […]

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XL Video Says So Long to Earls Court With Bombay Bicycle Club

The very last music show to be staged at London’s famous Earls Court concert and exhibition venue – which is being demolished – saw indie rockers Bombay Bicycle Club deliver an enthusiastic and enigmatic  set, complete with some very special guests including the legendary Dave Gilmour  – in the final show of their “So Long […]

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Oh Yes They Did! – HSL Supplies 21 Pantos!

Blackburn based lighting and visuals rental company HSL supplied lighting plus all necessary trussing and rigging for no less than 21 pantomimes across the UK during the 2014/15 festive season for premier panto producer, Qdos. Panto done well is a fantastically perennial  English performance institution, and all the Qdos shows combine lively narratives with slick, […]

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XL Video Projects for Saturday Night Fever Tour

Working with Video Designer, Andrzej Goulding, XL Video are supplying projection and media control for the Theatre Royal Bath Production of Saturday Night Fever, which is currently touring UK theatres. The show, which is created in association with the Robert Stigwood Organisation, and is based on the classic 70s disco film of the same name, […]

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Good News as Adlib Supplies Russell Howard Wonderbox Tour

Award winning UK comedian Russell Howard extended his massively successful ‘Wonderbox’ stand-up tour in December, playing an additional nine dates following the amazing reception it had received in April. Once again Adlib was asked to supply a famously crisp and clear PA system, lighting and all necessary trussing and rigging to assist his incisive side-splittingly […]

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Entec To The Power of Seven with Damon Albarn at the Royal Albert Hall

West London based rental and technical solutions specialists Entec Sound & Light has enjoyed a remarkable and dynamic working relationship with singer, songwriter, producer and composer Damon Albarn and Blur, which stretches back about 23 years, almost as long as the 24 years that Lighting Designer Dave Byars has worked with Albarn on his many […]

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Robe Pointes to 2015 in Berlin

Once again Robe fixtures played a major role in lighting the massive New Year’s Eve celebrations in front of the iconic Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany, closing a year that celebrated 25 years since the momentous ‘fall’ of the Berlin Wall in November, and that looked forward to 2015 with lots of positive energy and […]

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WIcreations designs custom video cube for Die Fantastischen Vier tour

Belgian based engineering and automation specialists WIcreations designed the 4 metre square 6-faceted video cube which is the visual centerpiece of the current ‘Record’ tour by German hip-hop superstars Die Fantastischen Vier. The striking video feature – which moves on all axes and rotates throughout the show – is at the hub of the spectacular […]