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Friday, July 19, 2024

Definitely Robe for AJR’s ‘Maybe Man’ Tour by Michael Eddy

AJR – Adam, Jack & Ryan Met – are singer-songwriters; a highly entertaining band with witty lyrics, massive energy and skyrocketing popularity. They are a joy to work with for lighti…

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Ayrton Eurus and Perseo shine brightly for Estopa’s 25th Anniversary Tour by Michael Eddy

Spanish duo Estopa is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a tour that is making a mark in every city they visit. In addition to their unmistakable musical style and unique charisma on stag…

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Thursday, July 18, 2024

Introducing Free Online HippoSchool  by Michael Eddy

As Green Hippo looks to expand access to Hippotizer's knowledge base across Live Entertainment, Production and Installation, access to our HippoSchool Online courses are now free. 

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Lighting Designer Lap Chi Chu on Lighting with Color and Clean Lines by Michael Eddy

Lighting Designer Lap Chi Chu is back in Los Angeles after the successful Broadway opening of 'Suffs' .Chu mixes Broadway with teaching the next generation of lighting designers. He speaks a…

SOURCE: PLSN at 10:10PM

Woodroffe Bassett Accents AC/DC ‘Power Up’ Tour with CHAUVET Professional by Michael Eddy

On September 20, 2016, AC/DC wrapped up the final show of their iconic 'Rock or Bust' tour at Philadelphia’s Wells Fargo Center. The band never appeared on the concert stage again… that …

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Wednesday, July 17, 2024

Seth Bernstein Lights Mercedes-Benz Electric Vehicle Premiere With Chauvet Professional by Michael Eddy

Every bit of magic has more than a little technology behind it.  The unveiling of the new Mercedes G-Class all electric wagon at Franklin Canyon Park in Beverly Hills was living proof of th…

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Giovanni Pinna Chooses Ayrton Cobra Again for ‘Vasco Live 2024’ by Michael Eddy

The latest tour of the legendary Italian rock star Vasco Rossi captivated thousands of fans (620,000 tickets sold) with epic concerts at the San Siro Stadium in Milan and the San Nicola Stad…

SOURCE: PLSN at 09:46PM

Pyramids of Light – Cameo at the I Love Reggaeton Festival by Michael Eddy

The Spanish open-air festival series “I Love Reggaeton” was held in Valencia and Madrid from the end of May to the beginning of June. Genre greats such as Maldy, Nacho, and many more pla…

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Xavier Costas: Two Decades of Lighting Success with the ONYX Platform by Michael Eddy

One of Spain’s most prominent lighting designers, Xavier Costas, a member of the Asociación de Autores de Iluminación (AAI), has been a cornerstone in the audiovisual industry for many y…

SOURCE: PLSN at 09:23PM

PROLIGHTS Products Illuminate the New PBS News Studio by Michael Eddy

PROLIGHTS products are part of the new lighting setup for the PBS News studio. The studio embraces a modern and minimalist design in line with the rebranding of the broadcast, which changes …

SOURCE: PLSN at 10:43AM

Robe for the 2024 Metro FM Awards by Michael Eddy

2024 was the second year that South African Lighting Designer Renaldo van den Berg has lit the prestigious Metro FM Awards, which is a leading celebration of African musical talent and creat…

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Tuesday, July 16, 2024

Christie Launches its Jazz Series 1DLP Laser Projectors by Michael Eddy

Christie® announces the launch of Jazz Series, a new range of next generation 1DLP® laser projectors that offer exceptional performance without a premium price tag. The Series makes its de…

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NicLen Invests in New Cameo ORON® H2 Phosphor-Laser Moving Head by Michael Eddy

NicLen GmbH continues to rely on Cameo in 2024. With its latest investment in the new ORON H2 phosphor laser moving head, the leading dry hire provider has added a real game-changer to its l…

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The Behind the Scenes 2024 Holiday Cards Now Available for Purchase by Michael Eddy

The 2024 Behind the Scenes Holiday Cards are now available for purchase online at the BTS Boutique. This year’s collection features six different designs created especially for the charity…

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Monday, July 15, 2024

Ayrton Cobra joins the party at Fairground Festival by Michael Eddy

Cologne-based motion design and show development studio, visualprime, is used to doing things on a large scale, and Hannover’s Fairground Festival of electronic music is no exception. The …

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Hippotizer Tierra+ MK2 on Blink-182 One More Time arena tour by Michael Eddy

Legendary American rockers Blink-182 are treating fans to LED-focused, in-the-round arena shows on their current One More Time Tour. Each show is packed with lights, pyrotechnics, and firewo…

SOURCE: PLSN at 10:09AM

ProPlex® CodeClock Live Design’s Gear Product of the Year 2024 Winner by Michael Eddy

ProPlex® CodeClock has been awarded as Winner of Live Design’s Gear Product of the Year 2024. Live Design’s Product of the Year Awards recognizes the best new tech in lighting, sound, …

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Friday, July 12, 2024

Elation Redefines Creative LED Batten Lighting with New SIX+ BAR Series by Michael Eddy

Unleash the full potential of LED batten lighting and ignite your creative spark with the new SIX+ BAR from Elation. Building on the success of Elation’s industry standard SixBar series, t…

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Thursday, July 11, 2024

Daniel Knipper Enchants at Strasbourg Cathedral With CHAUVET Professional by Michael Eddy

Lighting Designer Daniel Knipper used 24 CHAUVET Professional Ovation Rêve E-3 IP LED ellipsoidals in his transformative design for the six-century-old Strasbourg Cathedral located in Plac…

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ETC Electrifies the Wonders of ‘Illinoise’ on Broadway by Michael Eddy

Broadway’s 'Illinoise', an awe-inspiring dance musical derived from the 2006 Sufjan Stevens album of the same name. The four-time Tony nominated show is lit by Lighting Designer Brandon St…

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PRG Helps Deliver Girls Aloud Tour Production by Michael Eddy

Girls Aloud are back on the road for the first time in 11 years, with their Girls Aloud Show tour, a lively, edgy, pop-tastic collage of foot tapping hits, creatively directed by Beth Honan …

SOURCE: PLSN at 02:58PM

Elation Lights Up Raw Cereal’s Spectacular Design for Lainey Wilson by Michael Eddy

Stepping into the world of Raw Cereal means diving into a realm of creativity and cutting-edge technology. The global creative and production studio with the intriguing name creates immersiv…

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Wednesday, July 10, 2024

Arcadia Lights Up Glastonbury 2024 with Dragonfly and Robe iBOLTS by Michael Eddy

Flames, lasers, and lights fired up the night sky at the 2024 Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts in the UK as Arcadia launched its amazing new “Dragonfly” spectacular c…

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INFiLED Unveils ArmorLED Technology for Enhanced LED Screen Durability and Reliability by Michael Eddy

INFiLED has introduced its cutting-edge ArmorLED Technology, setting a new standard for the durability and reliability of LED screens. This breakthrough technology boasts 3-5 times the thrus…

SOURCE: PLSN at 10:38AM
Tuesday, July 9, 2024

Royal Theater Carré is illuminated by ANOLIS by Michael Eddy

The Royal Theater Carré (Koninklijk Theater Carré) is in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Founded in 1887, it was originally built as a permanent venue for the Carré circus family and their po…

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The Modulo Kinetic Media Server Drives Saudi Arabia’s First Opera by Michael Eddy

In the spring of 2024, the city of Riyadh welcomed Zarqa Al Yamama, the first grand opera in Arabic and first operatic work produced by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. At the heart of this grou…

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PROLIGHTS Product Lit Up Fez Smart Factory at UEMF by Michael Eddy

PROLIGHTS products have been used to illuminate the facade of the Fez Smart Factory, a key site in the program for technological and eco-sustainable development of the local industries, led …

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Environmental Lights Launches Cove Wash – Dual Bend LED Lighting Products by Michael Eddy

New high-output cove lighting products bend naturally around corners and adapt to contours, while providing a strong light throw suitable for commercial applications.

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TAIT announces equity investment from Goldman Sachs Alternatives’ Private Equity Business by Michael Eddy

TAIT announced that the Private Equity business at Goldman Sachs Alternatives will acquire a majority stake in the company from affiliates of Providence Equity Partners, subject to obtaining…

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Johnson Systems Inc. (JSI) Acquired by a Private Investor Group by Michael Eddy

Johnson Systems Inc. (JSI), a manufacturer and provider of state-of-the-art retrofit lighting solutions has announced that it has been acquired by a private investor group. JSI’s products …

SOURCE: PLSN at 10:38AM

Ayrton Launches IP65 Rivale Wash by Michael Eddy

Ayrton announces the official launch of its new IP65 rated Rivale Wash, the first ultra-equipped wash luminaire in Ayrton's brand new "ULTIMATE" range. A new addition to its IP65 3 Series, R…

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