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Swansea Theatre installs NEXO point source system

Total Sound Solutions designed and installed a NEXO point source fixed sound system at the 1000-seat Swansea Grand Theatre comprising of twelve P12, twelve ID24 and four L15 subs, powered by four NXAMP4X2MK2 powered controllers.

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The Opus X Profile shines in Cameo's future

Cameo is moving upmarket with this Opus Profile X spotlight equipped with a 750W white LED motor, a range of functions and full control protocols. In test in SLU.

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74 Claypaky Xtylos Fixtures on Coldplay’s World Tour

Xtylos Claypaky fixtures earn a place on Coldplay's world tour after shining at Coldplay's Seattle concert where lighting designer Sooner Routhier used them to surround a huge circular structure mounted above the stage.

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Jon Eddy creates a unique Look to Deftones Tour with Xtylos

Lighting Designer Jon Eddy Gives a sleek and sexy Look to Deftones North American Tour by using RGB laser source Claypaky Xtylos and compact moving mirror ReflectXion provided by Christie Lites Las Vegas.

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VGD Project, exclusive Ayrton’s distributor for Latvia and Estonia

Ayrton is delighted to welcome VGD Project SIA of Riga, Latvia as its newest distributor. With immediate effect, VGD Project will exclusively represent Ayrton in Latvia and Estonia.

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L-ISA Adds the 3D to Circular Dimensions x Microscape

Cristopher Cichocki devised a remarkable installation: the 5-story-tall Circular Dimensions x Microscape, constructed with more than 25,000 feet of PVC tubes in Indio, California. L-ISA and 60 L-Acoustics speakers resonated multidimensionaly through the circular tunnels.

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Cavatina Hall PA with Electro-Voice and Dynacord

An extensive public address system from Electro-Voice and Dynacord has been installed at Cavatina Hall, the first privately owned and funded concert hall in Poland, located in the historic city of Bielsko-Biała.

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Cat West selects Ayrton Intellipix R for New Kids On The Block Tour

Lighting Designer Cat West of Flash and Trash Works, Inc. selected 108 Ayrton Intellipix R Creative Solutions as a central part of the high-energy, party look of NKOTB tour 2022.

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Bidvest Back with Impressive ‘Future Now’ Extravaganza

Tim Dunn and Robert Grobler created some truly eye-catching lighting for ‘Future Now’ that ramped up the drama and the fun factors with the help of over 250 Robe moving lights!

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Elation lighting for milestone Kane Brown stadium show

Country artist Kane Brown played his first-ever stadium show at Chattanooga’s. Lighting and production design was by Trevor Ahlstrand who used Elation lighting including Proteus Maximus, all supplied by DCR Nashville.

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Ayrton Magic Blade FX Create Dynamic Lighting for Jack White’s Tour

The former White Stripes frontman currently wowing fans with “Jack White: The Supply Chain Issues Tour” has 82 Ayrton Magic Blade FX fixtures delivering dynamic effects lighting on stage.

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ETC provides silent solution for the Estonian Traditional Music Centre

To celebrate the return of live events, ETMC has recently invested in a selection of new gear, including High End Systems SolaFrame Studio fixtures and an Ion Xe console from ETC.

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Robert Juliat Oz followspots for new Zepp Kuala Lumpur

Robert Juliat is very proud to announce that the famous Zepp series of venues in Asia has invested in more RJ fixtures with the addition of 6 RJ Oz 600W LED followspots delivered to the new Zepp Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia.

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23 hangs of Martin MLA/Wavefront for Stereophonics

Capital Sound, part of the Solotech UK Group, conceived the design for Stereophonics’ concert at the Principality Stadium, with 23 Martin Audio MLA and Waveform Precision hangs covering both an A stage and B stage for a crowd of 74,000-plus who filled the stadium.

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192 Color Strike Chauvet circle Coldplay

Coldplay’s Lighting designer Sooner Routhier highlights the stage’s geometric patterns with flowing movements that add to the orbital sense of the “Music of the Spheres” tour with 192 Color Strike M Chauvet.

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Marc Heinz included over 300 Robe moving lights on the Armin’rig

Amazing lightings of the five blockbusting “This Is Me” Armin'shows staged at Amsterdam’s Ziggo Dome, designed by Marc Heinz were using over 300 Robe moving lights on the rig.

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Ayrton Domino S and Perseo Profile hit the road with Coldplay

Grammy Award-winning Coldplay has completed the North American leg of their Music of the Spheres World Tour where Ayrton Domino and Perseo fixtures illuminated the stadium show from coast to coast.

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Sinfonya, the 4 seasons by Claypaky at PL+S

Like actors without a stage to perform on, during Covid many lighting companies were forced to stay in their "dressing room" or their"shop". After many exceptional years, with the move to full-led, they innovated with new fixtures nonstop.

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DiGiCo releases V3.0 soft for S-Series consoles

DiGiCo announces the release of the Version 3.0 software update, dramatically increasing the processing power of its small, cost-effective S-Series consoles, increasing the channel count from 48 to 60 flexi channels and turning them into an S21+ or an S31+.

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NEARLY 1,000 GLP FIXTURES ON DUTY AT VALORANT ESPORTS FINAL

Michael Straun and Tobias Rylander light three locations in Berlin with vast selection of almost 1000 GLP Lighting Fixtures including FR10 Bars, Fusion Stick FS20s, X4 Bar 10s and Bar 20s, and JDC1 hybrid strobes.

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Ayrton IP65-rated fixtures chosen for EXPO 2020 Dubai

LD and founding partner of Woodroffe Bassett Designs, Adam Bassett, specified a wealth of IP65-rated Ayrton fixtures for the entertainment lighting rig for EXPO 2020 Dubai’s Al Wasl dome.

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Magnum unleashes Proteus Excalibur at Palais-Royal EDM bash

The historic Palais-Royal was the site of an EDM dance fest with a crowd of 2,000 raving to pulsating beats and bass drops beneath a canopy of powerful beam effects from Elation Proteus Excalibur moving heads.

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Robert Juliat Arthur followspots for The Lowry, Salford, Manchester

Stage Electrics recently installed a pair of Robert Juliat Arthur 800W LED followspots at The Lowry, Salford Manchester.

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Cameo Creates the Highlights at The Cheetah Nightclub in Atlanta, USA

The Cheetah in Atlanta, Georgia, is one of the most prestigious clubs in the southeastern USA, and was recently equipped with a new audiovisual setup. For this, the integrator idesign, used a total of 60 Cameo fixtures.

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SGM Q.8 – the all-in-one flood, blinder, pixel matrix and strobe

How do you step up and release a new product to supersede a very successful fixture? This is a question that some brands have had both the satisfaction and the anxiety of pondering. SGM’s Q.7 was a success, and designing a replacement must have been no small task.

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MARK RAVENHILL TAKES ON NEW STRATEGIC ROLE AT GLP LOOKS TO EXPANSION

GLP has announced that it will be launching an active recruitment drive, geared at further expansion, following the decision by GLP US Inc. president Mark Ravenhill to take on a reduced role.

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Adamson Goes Immersive with the Fletcher Machine

Adamson Systems Engineering is excited to announce The Adamson Fletcher Machine, an audio rendering processor that offers incredibly simple operation with highly efficient spatialization tools.

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Shinedown Tour with Elation Seven Batten and Bandit Lites

Elation Professional Seven Batten 72 linear LED was part of an incredible lighting design created by Mitchell Schellenger and Carter Fulghum for Hard rock band Shinedown.

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Mark Cunniffe chooses Ayrton rig for Ed Sheeran’s Mathematics tour

Lighting and Production Designer, Mark Cunniffe, has chosen to light Ed Sheeran’s current Mathematics world tour, with a lighting rig composed with Ayrton IP65-rated fixtures.

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The " Theatre Des Bergeries " upgrade their house lighting with Leds

Jaques Coriton, lighting Director of Theatre des Bergeries, chose Alterlite, their advice and ability to supply the new house lighting system, using led sources Anolis and its ETC control system. Good to go for at least another 15 years!

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Cameo illuminates the Queen's 70th anniversary at Buckingham Palace

For Buckingham's main stage lighting, Version 2 Lights delivered more than 600 Cameo floodlights, including more than 60 of the new hybrid and versatile OTOS H5 outdoor model.

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Enlightened of Bristol invests in Ayrton Perseo IP65 Profiles

Bristol-based, Enlightened, one of the largest event suppliers in the south west of the UK, has recently invested in a stock of Ayrton Perseo Profile IP65-rated fixtures to service its busy events schedule.

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Robe Fortes for Puy de Fou “Mousquetaire de Richelieu” Show

Twenty of Robe’s new Forte moving lights are a key feature of a new lighting design by Maxime Chotard for “Mousquetaire de Richelieu” (Richelieu’s Musketeer), one of the flagship shows at Puy du Fou in France.

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GLP supports fragmentnine's unique holography for alt-J

British indie rockers alt-J recently unveiled their new tour in support of their latest studio album, The Dream. X4 Bar 20 and JDC1 share the lighting workload for This album tour.

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Cameo presents the new Zenit W600 SMD

Cameo is expanding its portfolio of IP65-certified LED outdoor wash lights with the release of the new Zenit W600 SMD in RGBW and Daylight versions. A fixture that can be controlled by a total of 48 segments via Pixel Control.

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NEXO STM Real Audio choice for Chile’s festivals

Chilean production services company Real Audio Sistemas deployed a NEXO STM system at Festival Maleza which took place at The Hippodrome in Santiago, where Spanish ska-punk legends Ska-P headlined in front of a 37,000-strong crowd.

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Pasi Hara, third Dimension Monitoring with KLANG

An early adopter of the KLANG:fabrik, Pasi Hara has now upgraded to a DMI-KLANG card fully integrated with DiGiCo Quantum and SD-Range consoles, further reducing latency and building the ultimate immersive monitoring environment for his artists.

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500+ Astera Titan Tubes for the Cyber Rodeo Party at Tesla Gigafactory

Lighting and visual designer Rob Ross of New York and LA based technical production company Rob Ross Design used over 500 Astera Titan Tubes to highlight impressive architectural and industrial areas at Tesla’s new Gigafactory in Austin, Texas.

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Visit RCF at InfoComm 2022 in Las Vegas

June 8-10 visit RCF at InfoComm 2022 in the Las Vegas Convention Center. Many new products will be showcased for the first time on the main booth with captivating previews in the RCF demo rooms.

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“The Producers” at the Théâtre de Paris: Part 2

The Théâtre de Paris welcomes The Producers by Mel Brooks directed by Alexis Michalik. In this second part, follow the work of Julius Tessarech and Xavier Marchand, the audio supervisors of this highly successful musical.