Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

HSL Goes Big With Simple Minds

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Scottish rock band Simple Minds – renowned for numerous memorable and anthemic hits, particularly during the 1980s and 90s often tinted with gritty political resonance together with a hyperactive 35 year touring career – are back on the road with the first new album in five years “Big Music”. Simple Minds live have also been […]

The XL Video Factor Live

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XL Video once again contributed video production to The X Factor Live 2015 tour – six weeks around UK arenas showcasing the considerable talents of the 2014 X Factor TV series finalists – including popular runner up Fleur East and winner Ben Haenow. XL supplied ROE MC-7T and MC-18T Hybrid LED screens in XL’s custom […]

Matatena Producciones Invests in Robe

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Ensconced amidst the glistening glass, steel and concrete modernity of Santa Fe, a bustling commercial and business hotspot in the west of Mexico City, in their new office and warehousing facility at the Expo Bancomer … is Matatena Producciones. The company is a design and rental – sound, lighting and video –  specialist fast gaining […]

XL Video Supports Olivier Awards with MasterCard for Fifth Consecutive Year

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Working with the Society of London Theatre, XL Video supported the Olivier Awards 2015 with MasterCard with the supply of video screens, media servers and control systems in two London locations, and once again sponsored the award for Best Set Design. This is the fifth consecutive year XL Video has been involved in the video […]

Robe BMFL Spots Catch the Ultimate X Buzz

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The Ultimate X festival was staged for the first time this year at the Grand Arena in Cape Town, South Africa’s GrandWest Casino, two days of adrenaline-fuelled, gravity-challenging, hi-energy stunts encompassing three breath-taking xtreme sport disciplines – FMX (freestyle motocross), BMX (bicycle motocross) and skateboarding  – featuring the best athletes from around the globe. The […]

ADLIB Gets on a High with All Time Low

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Lively US pop punk band All Time Low recently played an incendiary show at London’s Wembley Arena – one the biggest gigs of their career to date – that was also recorded for a future live DVD. Immediately beforehand they undertook a 7-date European tour for which they hired a control package from Liverpool based […]