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The 2017 LDI (Lighting Dimensions International) expo started on a high note for Robe Lighting ... As soon as the show was declared open, Robe’s brand new MegaPointe moving light was presented with a 2017 PLSN Gold Star Product Award for ‘Best New Hybrid Light’.
Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter John Legend’s Darkness and Light tour hit Europe this autumn, playing venues that ranged from the intimate 3,500-seater Merh! Theatre in Hamburg to the cavernous 20,000 capacity O2 Arena in London and MEO in Lisbon. An L‑Acoustics K2 system, provided by UK rental company BCS Audio, provided both scalability and superb sound.
When pop icon Nena celebrated her 40th stage anniversary, the radio and TV host Thomas Gottschalk led a constant stream of top international stars coming and going to honour the occasion. Peter Maffay, Gianna Nannini, Wolfgang Niedecken von Bap and Dieter Meier of YELLO were among the illustrious guests along with other well-wishers like Sasha, Samy Deluxe, Frida Gold or The Boss Hoss. Even Dave Steward insisted on passing by for a duet.
Lady Antebellum, P!NK, Reba McEntire, and Others Shine with Stellar Audio Quality
The 51st Annual Country Music Association (CMA) Awards once again brought together the biggest names in country music for an evening of memorable performances. The three-hour telecast found 14.3 million viewers tuning in to listen to their favorite artists, while watching award presentations of country music’s highest honors. Sennheiser microphones and wireless systems were present throughout the broadcast, which turned out to be ABC’s most highly viewed Wednesday night program in three years.
Musikhuset Aarhus – also known as Aarhus Concert Hall – in Aarhus, Denmark, is the latest in a number of high profile theatre venues in Scandinavia to invest in Robe, with a substantial purchase of 78 x Spiider LED wash beam fixtures.
These are primarily designated for use in their main hall where they will be “workhorse fixtures’ explained head of lighting Ole Nielsen.
Blackmagic Design has today announced that the URSA Mini Pro and URSA Mini 4.6K, as well as DaVinci Resolve 14, have been used to capture and edit backstage moments as well as live performance highlights on Robbie Williams’ 2017 European tour. Hangman’s James Tonkin, a long time collaborator with Robbie Williams, was tasked with covering the entire development of the tour, from rehearsals through to live shows in the UK and Europe.
This summer’s Celine Dion LIVE 2017 tour, in support of her 2016 French-language album Encore un soir, took the Canadian songstress on a 25-date tour of Europe in her first major tour for eight years. Celine Dion LIVE 2017 sold out at every venue as it visited stadiums and arenas in Denmark, Sweden, England, the Netherlands, France, Switzerland and Germany, and received stellar reviews that confirmed Dion is an artist at the height of her career.
Gary Numan is back with industrial strength impact to match the success and acclaim of his 21st album, “Savage (Songs from A Broken World)”, which stormed into the UK charts at number 2, energising a massive interest in the artist who has influenced a generation of electronic music with innovative sounds and ideas whilst maintaining a super-loyal cult following.
Lighting and visuals rental specialist Colour Sound Experiment delivered lighting and video equipment for Neil Marsh’s stunning show design for popular alt.trance aficionados Above & Beyond at London’s O2 Arena. The high profile one-off was effectively a ‘soft’ album launch for their new “Common Ground” work and comes ahead of an extensive 2018 tour which will kick off in the U.S.
Popular UK DnB band Chase & Status played a high-profile sold-out show at London’s Brixton Academy - only their second live appearance in the UK this year after headlining the Lovebox Festival - for which show designer / director Andy Hurst created a high-energy collage of lighting, lasers, set and video to keep their enthusiastic fanbase stoked with visual treats!
Audio-Technica, a leading innovator in transducer technology for over 50 years, supplied more than 140 vocal and instrument microphones for the 51st Annual Country Music Association (CMA) Awards, presented Wednesday, November 8, 2017, at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. Broadcast live in 5.1-channel surround sound on the ABC Television Network, the awards show featured an extensive selection of Audio-Technica hard-wired microphones, plus Artist Elite® 5000 Series UHF Wireless Systems with AEW-T6100a Hypercardioid Dynamic Handheld Microphone/Transmitter. Audio-Technica microphones were chosen for their ability to provide clear and consistent audio quality for live broadcast.
Team Talented captures the relentless physical and mental challenges of IRONMAN competitions and the after-event parties using LiveU. IRONMAN competitions have grown to be incredibly popular over almost 40 years, despite the massive physical and mental challenges involved in competing. Team Talented, which has been closely involved with the organisers for many years, has recently turned to LiveU to significantly enhance and extend its coverage from European events. These include IRONMAN Klagenfurt-Austria, IRONMAN 70.3 Zell am See-Kaprun, IRONMAN Maastricht-Limburg and IRONMAN 70.3 Cascais-Portugal.
For his 35-show “Weekend Warrior” tour, country singer and guitarist extraordinaire Brad Paisley is traveling with a complete JBL by HARMAN VTX V25-II audio system supplied by Sound Image.
The tour, which started May and ran through September, covers amphitheaters from coast to coast and included a quick jaunt to Sweden and Norway for three shows in July. Kevin Freeman, Paisley’s FOH engineer for the last 18 years, has been using JBL gear for a long time and was an early adopter of the VTX V25 system.
A sizzling 2017 Ibiza summer season saw new clubbing experience Hï burst on the scene with fresh energy and impetus mainlined into the heart of the Balearic dance scene, fuelling the buzz, hosting the world’s most significant DJs, attracting a huge fan following and etching extraordinary memories on the psyche via incredible visual productions created by Romain Pissenem and his team from High Scream.
Live director Franck Villano has been involved with some of Belgium’s biggest summer festivals including Francofolies de Spa and Brussels Summer Festival (BSF) for more than 25 years. Responsible for directing coverage of live performances across both festivals’ main stages, this year Franck was tasked with specifying a three camera solution that not only addressed the festivals’ audiovisual needs on site, but also could supply a program mix (PGM) for Belgium’s national broadcaster, RTBF, and its daily live coverage.