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Martin Audio's O-Line taken to a new dimension of control

Martin Audio's award winning micro line array, O-Line, has been given extra powers of coverage, consistency and control thanks to the addition of scalable resolution driven by Martin Audio's new iKON amplifiers and updated DISPLAY array optimisation software.

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At ISE


Powersoft Extends Duecanali Series

At this year's Integrated Systems Europe), Powersoft launched the new Duecanali 804 and Duecanali 4804, a two-channel amplifier platform with optional DSP and Dante dedicated to the fixed install market, and the perfect answer to system integrators' needs for a high-performance amplifier solution in leisure and retail spaces.

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Record-Breaking Tour and TEC Award nomination


Clair Brothers congratulate Garth Brooks

Garth Brooks and his legion of fans made music history this year, celebrating a new ticket sales record after three years touring North America together with his wife, Trisha Yearwood, and his trusted, one-of-a-kind sound system designed by Clair Brothers.

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With Yamaha's PM10


Jamiroquai, experiments in sound

The current tour by Jamiroquai, begun in Spring 2017 will be back in Europe and France end of Spring 2018. From the out-set their front of house engineer Rick Pope has been using Yamaha's new flagship mixing console, the PM10.

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STM


Immersive classical with Espace Concept and Nexo

Sound engineer and designer Alain Roy, head of rental company Espace Concept, is one of the most respected names on France's professional audio scene. One of the leading innovators with digital sound.

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Powersoft Appoints Giacomo Previ as OEM Sales Manager

Powersoft announces the appointment of Giacomo Previ as sales manager - OEM Solutions in January this year. With 25 years of experience and knowledge, he's perfectly poised to join Powersoft's growing team and build on the company's success story in sound amplification.

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At Amsterdam's Ziggo Dome


Henk-Jan van Beek takes Robe to SpaceXperience

Lighting designer Henk-Jan van Beek, asked to light the Dutch astronaut André Kuipers's SpaceXperience, specified Robe BMFL WashBeams and Cyclones to assist in creating all the drama of a real simulated rocket launch and a space voyage.

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ISE 2018


Adamson Previews New Point Source Models from Acclaimed IS-Series

Port Perry, ON (February 2018) - Adamson Systems Engineering will be exhibiting at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2018, happening February 6-9 at the RAI exhibition centre in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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Crazy World Tour 2017


Manfred Nikitser hit the road with Claypaky for the Scorpion Tour

Scorpions, has wrapped the first North American leg of the Crazy World Tour 2017. A large complement of Claypaky Scenius Spot, B-Eyes and Shapy Washs chosen by the LD Manfred Nikitser, hit the road with the legendary rockers.

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ZoukOut 2017 Music Festival Shoots for the Stars with HARMAN Professional Solutions

Sound provider Digital Aid deploys a complete large scale JBL VTX A Series audio system for Singapore's leading dusk-to-dawn largest dance festival. Now in its 17th year, ZoukOut is an annual electronic music festival that brings top DJs and producers for a weekend filled with dusk-to-dawn EDM performances.

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NAMM 2018


Yamaha Releases New STAGEPAS 400BT and 600BT

Yamaha has released the two latest models in the popular STAGEPAS lineup of portable PA systems and the successors of the 400i and 600i, which have sold over 400,000 units worldwide - STAGEPAS 400BT and 600BT.

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NAMM 2018


Mike Belitz, CEO and President of Ultimate Support Acquires Radial.

Mike Belitz, President and CEO of Ultimate Support Systems, has acquired Radial Engineering Ltd.

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Alcons introduces CRMSC-SRHV Pro-Ribbon Reference Surround

The CRMSC-SRHV reference surround is a 2-way passive-filtered full range loudspeaker, designed to meet all requirements of current and future immersive surround sound formats for studios, screening rooms and high-end residential cinemas.

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Kevin Loretto will be missed by Robe

Kevin Loretto, popular New York based lighting and technical sales specialist died on January 23rd in New York, surrounded by his loving family, after a lengthy battle with cancer.

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NAMM 2018


D.A.S Audio expands the event series of line arrays

D.A.S. Audio has expanded the successful Event series of line arrays and bass systems with two new powered models, the Event-212A line array and the Event-121A subwoofer. The new products are aimed at providing Event Series users with the tools needed to handle an even a wider range of applications.

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At Accor Hotels Arena in Paris


Ayrton gets the Fun Radio Ibiza Experience

Romain Pissenem bring the spirit of Ibiza vibe to Paris with over 200 Ayrton lighting fixtures, including over 100 MagicBlade-FX, 50 MagicPanel-FX and 50 MagicDot-XT.

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Audinate debuts Dante AVIO adapter family at NAMM 2018

Audinate today introduced Dante AVIO™, a family of cost-effective endpoint adapters that enable audio professionals to easily connect legacy analog and digital audio equipment to Dante networks. Starting with an MSRP of only $129 USD, the Dante AVIO series features six new adapters including line-in and line-out analog adapters, a bi-directional AES3/EBU adapter and a bi-directional stereo USB adapter.

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Amsterdam, 6-9 February


ISE 2018, the European destination for the global AV industry

The fifteenth show will take place at the RAI Amsterdam from 6-9 February and it promises to be the largest and most exciting exhibition so far in its illustrious history.

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Best Audio & Lighting New Elation Distributor in France

Best Audio & Lighting, part of the Dushow Group, began in the entertainment technology industry thirty years ago as an importer of Meyer Sound products expand their business with lighting.

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Sunrise Avenue Tours with Elation ACL 360i™ and Dartz 360™

Stephan Aue, responsible for the lighting design, relying on products from Elation Professional, among others. A total of ten compact ACL 360i™ beam effect lights were used, as well as five new Dartz 360™ LED beam/spot fixtures

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In Germany


Digital Projection Laser Shines Bright at Berlin Festival of Lights

Projection specialist Digital Projection took part to the 13th edition of the Berlin Festival of Lights, where a number of its laser projectors were installed to enable video-mapping displays at key sites in the city.

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Karlsbad, Germany


Michael Feldmann turns full circle as he rejoins GLP

After 12 years’ absence, Michael Feldmann returns to GLP as a product and portfolio manager.

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Willemstad, Curaçao


Rogues Get Ferocious at Furia Latina

Jim Lo-A-Njoe, wanted to create looks that would blow through the stage with the ferocity of a sudden storm. He got the intensity by building his rig around 78 high-output Rogue moving fixtures from Chauvet.

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Karlsbad, Germany


GLP JDC1 Creates special look for BMW

For the last IAA Show, BMW decided to set up the announcement in spectacular fashion. A total of 47 GLP JDC1 hybrid strobes were set by the Berlin-based lighting designer Martin Kuhn to present their new car. The fixtures were supplied by Leyendecker from Wuppertal.

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L’Acoustic world’s first


L-ISA gives Mercury Space Moscow a sound image clear enough to touch

Mercury Space is a 975-square metre, ultra-luxury, multifunctional venue located on the 40th floor of Mercury City Tower in Moscow. Sonoruss, suggested an L-ISA immersive audio system - the first Nightclub installation in the world.

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Steve Bewley creates the perfect Stormzy with Ayrton

Lighting Designer Steve Bewley opted for an Ayrton-laden specification for each incarnation of Stormzy’s show currently in promotion of his debut album, across the UK and Ireland, before culminating in two shows at the legendary London O2 Brixton Academy.

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SGM P-2s and P-5s Light Up Cranes of Montreal

Creativ Nation’s Martin Berthiaume was introduced to the architectural segment of SGM by Marc-Andre Turgeon, Sales Manager for Canada. Together they teamed up to develop the crane illumination project using the well known SGM’s P-2 and P-5 wash light fixtures.

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Solid State Logic Joins Audiotonix Group

Audiotonix is pleased to announce the acquisition of Solid State Logic (SSL) as part of its expanding Group that already includes leading audio brands DiGiCo, DiGiGrid, Calrec and Allen & Heath.

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Frank Hoehn as new SGM Global Sales Manager

SGM is proud to announce Frank Hoehn as new VP of Global Sales. Frank brings with him many years of experience from the industry, and looks forward to being part of the SGM team.

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Gravity LTS 01 B laptop stand now available

The Adam Hall Group’s Gravity brand is presenting the LTS 01 B tabletop holder for laptops and controllers used in DJ’ing and music production at the Winter NAMM Show (25–28 January 2018) in Anaheim, California. The Gravity LTS 01 B is a cleverly designed laptop and controller stand for DJs, music producers and other users who value both stability and flexibility when positioning their equipment.

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Christian Heil's multidimensional gamble


L-ISA – Part 3 – An Interview with Christian Heil & Our Conclusions

As the cherry on the cake, Christian Heil granted us an interview. We reviewed the essence of the L-ISA project, the IT tools needed to implement it and, finally, his vision of modern amplified sound. More than exciting... Essential.

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Cap Roig, Girona


Robert Juliat Followspots are Favourites at Spanish Festival

Local rental company, ABS Entertainment Service, ensured every performer looked like a star by supplying two Robert Juliat Merlin 2500W and two Robert Juliat Aramis 2500W followspots as front of house support for the duration of the two-week event.

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Las Vegas Convention Center


Cory FitzGerald designed the show Ayrton at LDI 2017

Ayrton received the LDI 2017 Award for the Most Creative Use of Light at LDI Show 2017. The light show was designed by Cory FitzGerald, programmed by Jason Baeri, and accepted on behalf of the company by Global Sales Manager, Michael Althaus.

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Star Dimensions Lights Ultra Show with Elation Lighting

The Ultra Music Festival Held in Miami consistently features Elation Professional lighting on its stages supplied by Elation partner Star Dimensions India.

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Christian Heil's multidimensional gamble


L-ISA - Part - 2 An interview with Guillaume Le Nost

Present at the Pierre Mauroy stadium – and as sought after as Christian Heil – was Guillaume le Nost, the development manager of L-ISA, who answered our questions as well as he possibly could – not that he doesn't know, but that he knows too much... far too much. The continuation of our triple report on the L/R-killer – episode 2 is here.

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Martin Fournier Joins Chauvet

Chauvet has announced that Martin Fournier has joined the company as its European Sales Director. Fournier is an experienced lighting industry figure in Europe, having spent the last 22 years serving the professional lighting market in Europe

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The orchestra and choirs during rehearsal, nearly 300 artists for a great opus


L-ISA - Part 1 - Verdi's Requiem with Gabert, Blanc-Garin & Duvet

L-ISA, Immersive Sound Art, is Christian Heil's latest sonic undertaking, with which he intends to restore the link between the artist and amplified sound. In this three-part report we discover the innovation of L-ISA and its great potential.

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Paul Guthrie involves the JDC1 for the tour of NIN

Their long serving lighting designer, Paul ‘Arlo’ Guthrie has included 24 new JDC1 LED hybrid strobe supported by 15 of the versatile X4 Bar 20 battens and four X4 S compact moving heads used as a dynamic floor package.

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L-Acoustic’s colinear premiere


Mountain Christian Church become the world’s first house of worship to adopt Syva

When the team Mountain Christian Church found location in Abingdon to establish its fourth campus, one thing wasn’t quite so ideal—the facility’s low 13-foot ceilings. However, provider Mankin Media was able to recommend a very effective and elegant solution in the form of L-Acoustics’ brand new Syva colinear system.

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Amadeus Installs a 3D Sound System for the Xi'an Incident Re-creation in China

Over fifty Amadeus speakers installed featuring '3D Sound' control, nearly seven hundred actors and twenty giant 30-foot soft LED screens create a re-enactment of the 'Xi'an Incident' commemorating the event's 80th anniversary.