Saturday, August 1st, 2015

Todd Rundgren Goes Global with Robe

Robe Todd Rungren A67G0454 photo © 2015 Todd Kaplan

Prolific multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and record producer Todd Rundgren has just released his hot new “Global” album, and is one of the highly innovative artists in the current portfolio of Lighting and Visuals Designer and touring Lighting Director Martin Thomas. Martin has been touring regularly with Rundgren for around six years and is now out with […]

Robe Pointes Help Kick Off 2015 Copa America

Robe Copa America 2015 OC IMG_1303

Fifty Robe Pointes added to the fun and excitement of the Opening Ceremony kicking off the 2015 Copa America international football tournament for South America’s national teams which is being staged in Chile. The fixtures were part of a lighting design by Toni Amoros for the event staged at the Estadio Nacional de Chile in […]

Colour Sound Goes Wild

Colour Sound Rudimental at Wild Life Festival 2015 pic by Mike  Burnell-2064

Leading UK lighting rental company Colour Sound Experiment supplied lighting – including over 300 moving lights – to the four principal stages at brand new UK festival Wild Life, together with their brand new high definition proprietary 7 mm LED screen for one stage. The fantastic weekend line-up was presented by two of the country’s […]

Dbn Lights Parklife 2015

Main Stage - Rudimental, photo by Derek Bremner

dbn Lighting returned to Heaton Park in Manchester to supply lighting to five out of the eight stages and video to two of those – for the popular Parklife Weekender music festival with which they have been involved since its inception in 2010. The crew – which peaked at 24 technicians, programmers and operators – […]

Stagelight Buys BMFL Magic

Stagelight’s Jacco van der Heijden on the left and Controllux’s Jeroen van Aalst on the right.

Stagelight is a leading Dutch technical production and rental company headed by the charismatic Jacco van der Heijden, and one of a growing number of Dutch companies investing in Robe’s BMFL moving lights. You would think … walking into Stagelight’s substantial HQ in Den Bosch … that you were entering the portals of some funky […]

Robe BMFLs Help Ramp Up For Performance

Left to right Russ Armentrout (President), Matt Hubbell and Douglas Peterson (Owner) of Performance Lighting, with Josef Valchar, (CEO of Robe s.r.o.), Bob Schacherl (CEO of Robe Lighting Inc.) and John McDowell (Sales Manager Central US Region Robe Lighting Inc.)

Chicago-based Performance Lighting is another leading U.S. company to recently invest in Robe – with the purchase of 30 x BMFL Spots and 12 x Pointes. The busy design and rental facility supplies lighting to all sectors – from corporate and industrial to music festivals,  concert tours, TV and theatre productions … and this year […]