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Dawid SomlÓ is the new Optocore and Broaman Sales Distribution Manager

Munich based fibre network specialists, Optocore and BroaMan, have announced the promotion of Dawid Somló, with the company since 2015, to International Sales & Distribution Manager for both brands.

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200 Elation KL Fresnel Series are purchased by Winkler Livecom

To give a full-service event from a production company and enhanced ability to highlight client brands for the best impact. Winkler Livecom has added 200 Elation Professional KL Fresnel™ series luminaires to its inventory.

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Swedish House Mafia Flies High with Kinesys

Everyone is talking about the recent Swedish House Mafia show staged by Live Nation Middle East at the Diriyah Festival in Riyadh. This included a Kinesys automation system, used to move three 5-metre diameter signature circular trussing rings.

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Midas announces the launch of its new Heritage-D console

The arrival of the new Midas Heritage-D console completes the Pro series and actually tops it all. Among many other features, it provides an even more practical and ergonomic working surface, adapting to each user’s way of working.

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A Record-Breaking Tribute Concert in Stockholm honoured Avicii

Paul Normandale lights the stage with GLP for DJs, orchestra, choir and guests at the Record-Breaking Tribute Concert for Avicii.

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RIVAGE PM7 the perfect fit for Haken

Far from being an ‘uncool relic from the 1970s’, Haken, a multinational six-piece recently returned from a European tour mixed on a Yamaha RIVAGE PM7 digital mixing system. Front of House engineer Adam Bonner knew it was “the perfect fit for this tour”.

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Puy du Fou España chooses Robe lighting

Nicolas de Villiers and Puy du Fou’s team, together with lighting designer Koert Vermeulen from ACTLD, created an epic night-time immersive spectacular “El Sueño de Toledo” at the award-winning independent French theme park.

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‘Spider’ weaves his magic with Ayrton in Warsaw Stadium

East Eventz, reached Pawel ‘Spider’ Pajak, and PERCEPTO [LAB] to design a one-off concert and together they chose Ayrton MagicPanel-FX and Khamsin-S fixtures to provide this densely-coloured gig which took place in Warsaw.

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L-Acoustics Unveils Milan-certified LA2Xi Install Amplified Controller

L-Acoustics launches LA2Xi, its first adaptable, bridgeable, 4 x 4 channel install-specific amplified controller at ISE 2020. Rated at 4 x 630 W, he drives a wide variety of loudspeakers. Milan-certified, LA2Xi offers analog, AES and AVB inputs with seamless redundancy.

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L-Acoustics rolls out throughout the globe L-ISA Auditoria

L-Acoustics is rolling out L-ISA Auditoria designed to stringent specifications in strategic locations around the globe where demonstrations, training or mixing sessions of L-ISA Immersive Hyperreal Sound technology can be accessed.

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Meyer Sound unveils ULTRA-X20 and USW-112P Subwoofer at ISE 2020

At ISE 2020 in Amsterdam, Meyer Sound is introducing two new compact, self-powered loudspeakers ULTRA-X20 and USW-112P that leverage a new generation of technologies to provide exceptional versatility for covering a wide range of installed and portable applications.

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d&b Appoints Anand Narayanan as new Territory Manager, Asia Pacific

d&b today announced the appointment of Anand Narayanan to serve as Territory Manager Asia Pacific and President, d&b audiotechnik Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. effective January 1, 2020. Narayanan succeeds Michael Case, who is taking another strategic role within the d&b group.

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LEA Pro introduces new high power ioT-Enabled amplifiers at ISE 2020

LEA Pro, the emerging heavyweight in amplifier introduces 4 new four-channel models ranging from 1,500 to 3,000 watts and available in Network Connect and Dante Connect iterations providing power performance and IoT connectivity to address large scale installations.

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Martin Audio’s immersive audio for university researchers in Italy

The University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli in Napoli is turning to a unique use of immersive audio technology thanks to Martin Audio’s Sound Adventures featuring Martin Adorn A55 two-way passive speakers, SX110 slimline subs and the Astro Spatial Audio Sara II Engine.

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Chauvet Maverick MK3 Profile LED Framing Spotlight

On the test bench at SLU: the Maverick MK3 Profile Spot, equipped with an 820 W LED engine, is a professional and modern fixture, perfectly equipped to produce beautiful light.

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Indispensable Technology Award Winner goes to Artiste Monet

Two product awards – an Indispensable Technology Award for the Artiste Monet and a ProSoundWeb & Live Sound International Readers’ Choice award for the Fuze Profile, Marked the beginning of 2020 for Elation Professional.

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APG To Launch New Install Dedicated iX Speaker Series at ISE 2020

APG will officially launch its new iX series at the ISE 2020. Comprising a full line of install coaxial speakers, the new iX range is characterised by a combination of uncompromising drivers and a non-diffraction baffling allowing pure point source directivity.

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Maroon 5 celebrated NYE with Robe lighting fixtures

New Year’s Eve special shows at Mandalay Bay Arena in Las Vegas featured Maroon 5. The show presented an elegant lighting design with some geometric lines by Brian Jenkins for which he also specified over 200 Robe moving lights.

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d&b to showcase the new KSLi System and 40D amplifier at ISE 2020

d&b audiotechnik will present to ISE 2020 in Amsterdam scalable audio solutions and technologies for the integration market including the new KSLi System package, the new 40D amplifier and the A-Series augmented arrays.

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Yamaha Highlights Entertainment and Enterprise Solutions at ISE 2020

At February’s ISE 2020, Integrated Systems Europe exhibition in Amsterdam, Yamaha will be highlighting its support for both the entertainment and enterprise markets with its range of high end, integrated solutions.

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Powersoft to celebrate 25 years at ISE

Powersoft, the Italian audio and technology innovator and master in Class-D amplification and many others innovations, will use its final visit to the RAI in Amsterdam to look back on 25 years as one of the world industry’s true trailblazers.

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L-ISA Brings Immersive Sound to Manhattan’s Venerable 92nd Street Y

As the first US performing arts center to install L-Acoustics L-ISA Hyperreal Sound technology based on Kiva II and SB15m and a PM10 Rivage mixing system, the Kaufmann Concert Hall is prepared for its next century of much more modern shows.

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Ayrton Khamsin-S have been chosen for the Milwaukee Bucks

16 Ayrton Khamsin-S LED profile luminaires have been installed by Proline Entertainment, LLC, of Wisconsin, USA, which provides lighting for the NBA’s Milwaukee Bucks in the Fiserv Forum. They will light the team’s current season.

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MDG haze the clear winner for Transmission Festival 2019

Transmission is one of the world most spectacular trance music festival. As usual, the 2019 event was enhanced by haze from MDG generators which showcased the spectacular lighting and laser shows that accompanied the artists.

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Dynamic Calibration from Brompton displays High Quality HDR video content

Bringing the technology to Europe for the first time at ISE 2020, Brompton Technology is excited to present it’s new Dynamic Calibration of led panels.

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The Worker & Kolkhoz Woman and ... Astera Titans

Astera’s wireless LED Titan Tubes helped the action to come alive onstage in Moscow for performances of The Worker and Kolkhoz Woman which stunned critics and the crowds alike during performances at the Zaryadye Concert Hall.

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Nexo announces new Sales & Marketing Director

NEXO is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Sales and Marketing Director. Gareth Collyer steps up to this international role, after nearly 11 years as NEXO’s UK Sales Manager.

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The Leys Great Hall welcome Chicago’s musical

Lighting designer Jacob Gowler was delighted to use Robe’s new T1 Profiles and LEDBeam 150s for the first time on a musical Chicago in the Great Hall at The Leys School in central Cambridge, UK.

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Meet Sting, d&b Soundscape & A-Series for The Last Ship LA opening

Sting is taking centre stage at Los Angeles’ Ahmanson Theatre to bring his powerful musical, The Last Ship, to the West Coast deploying a d&b Soundscape immersive sound system and a comprehensive A-Series loudspeaker system.

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CLF Lighting presents CLF Poseidon

The CLF Poseidon is a powerful outdoor beam fixture that has been developed for smooth CMY color mixing. Based on the successful CLF Aorun, the Poseidon comes with a fast and accurate feature set including a double prism, gobo wheel, animation section and frost.

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Source 4WRD 230V now available

With an impressive lumen-per-watt output, Source 4WRD 230V is available in both warm and cool white arrays. Therefore ETC is now shipping a full family of high-quality white light LED luminaires for the 230V market.

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DiGiCo unveiled the DMI-KLANG expansion at NAMM 2020

DiGiCo unveiled at NAMM 2020 the new DMI-KLANG, an immersive in-ear mixing expansion FPGA processing card that can be mounted directly into DiGiCo consoles, equipped with DMI slots.

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Vienna State Opera extends Optocore network with Broaman system

Since 2016 Vienna State Opera with its chief sound engineer, Athanasios Rovakis, started investigating the possibility of moving its audio and video distribution to fiber and after purchasing Optocore units, invested this year in a complete BroaMan architecture.

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Robe goes Festive with Carola

Carola, a Swedish singer just played 12 sold-out festive shows at the Slottsladan in Stockholm with a special Christmas lighting design by Danne Persson of Roxy Lighting. Specifications included Robe MegaPointes, T1 Profiles, BMFL Spots and a RoboSpot.

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BLØF Gets High with Hippotizer

Visual design studio Tenfeet’s longstanding relationship with Dutch rockers BLØF resulted in some dazzling effects as the much-loved band played two sell-out gigs at Rotterdam’s 16,000-capacity AHOY Arena.

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Elation Fuze, a Profile that lives up to reality

A UFO has come down to earth! The American brand proposes a new full-featured LED Spot with framing shutters. After the Picasso and Monet moving heads with white LED sources, Elation adds to its range a Spot/Profile equipped with a 5-color LED array.

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Dino and Aperta initiate a new range of Starway moving heads

Under these names referring to top-notch automotive industry, Starway launches a new range of compact and efficient LED moving heads.

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SDP Event Takes Sound Decision on CODA Audio AiRAY

CODA Audio USA announces that Sound Decision Productions of Muskego, Wisconsin servicing regional clients in Milwaukee, Illinois and Michigan, has chosen to add an AiRAY system to its inventory consisting of 20 x AiRAY boxes and 12 x SCP subs.

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A new fos/4 panel light for the cinematic industry launch by ETC

Following a 3 years old research project to develop future technology and fixture specialised in light for use on camera. The findings on color perception come together in the family of fos/4 panel lights, now available from ETC.

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Kinetic Lighting chooses Artiste DaVinci

With the help of Kinetic Lighting and Elation Professional’s theatrical-grade Artiste DaVinci™ LED moving head, The historic Warner Grand Theatre in San Pedro, California, near Long Beach, an opulent art deco venue, is moving into a new era of performance.