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Billy Currington Country Music Tour Goes Green

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• April 27, 2010
ANCHORAGE, AK - Billy Currington is hitting the road with a new lighting design courtesy of Chris Lisle Lighting Design. It's one of the first country acts to take out a completely "green" lighting rig, and also features the newly-released GRN Batten from Bandit Lites. Read More...

Elation’s Design Spot 1200C, Design Beam 1200C Earn cETLus Approval

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• April 26, 2010
LOS ANGELES - Elation Professional's Design Spot 1200C and Design Beam 1200C DMX moving heads have earned cETLus approval for the U.S. and Canada. Compliant with UL standards, that approval means they can be specified in permanent installations and other applications where electrical approval is required. Read More...

WYSIWYG R25 Released for Members Only

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• April 26, 2010
TORONTO, CANADA - Following comprehensive beta testing, CAST Software announced a members-only release of its WYSIWYG R25. Read More...

Milwaukee Ball Features Stretched Fabric Lit by Robe DigitalSpots

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• April 25, 2010
MILWAUKEE, WI - Lighting designer Kyle Olson from Logan Productions, Inc. used Robe DigitalSpot 7000DTs for the first time at the Milwaukee Urban League's annual Black & White Ball, which presented Philadelphia soul artists The Stylistics at Milwaukee's Bradley Center. Read More...

Four Oaks Community Church A/V Controlled by Xantech Wireless System

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• April 24, 2010
TALLAHASSEE, FL - Music Masters' Les Stephenson chose wireless control gear from Xantech Corporation for the house of worship A/V system at Four Oaks Community Church, including a pair of Xantech XTR39 hand-held LCD touchscreen remotes and a handful of RF2IR base station receivers. Read More...

AG Light and Sound’s Coemar Gear Used at Ultra Music Festival

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• April 24, 2010
MIAMI - AG Light and Sound provided lighting designer Stephen Lieberman with Coemar Infinity Spot XL and Infinity Wash XL fixtures for the main stage at the two-day Ultra Music Festival. The outdoor celebration of techno and electronica music marked the first time AG Light and Sound's new Infinity Spots were used. Read More...

As Madea Tour Goes Large, Scharff Weisberg Supports LD Brian Nason

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• April 23, 2010
NEW YORK-The gun-toting grandma Madea is playing before live audiences as part of Tyler Perry's Madea's Big Happy Family Tour, with lighting design by Brian Nason and support by Scharff Weisberg Lighting. Read More...

Odawa Casino’s O zone Nightclub Lit by Chroma-Q LEDs

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• April 23, 2010
PETOSKEY, MI - Complete Production Systems, Inc. (CPS) recently provided a lighting rig consisting entirely of Chroma-Q Color Punch LED fixtures for the Odawa Casino Resort's O zone nightclub. Read More...

“American Idiot” Gets Support from SenovvA

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• April 22, 2010
NEW YORK - SenovvA, a broadcast, theatrical and corporate events production company, recently aligned with the producers American Idiot to provide video, projection and media server support for the production of the Green Day rock opera at New York's St. James Theatre. Read More...

Christie MicroTiles Used for The Colbert Report

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• April 22, 2010
NEW YORK - The set for Comedy Central's The Colbert Report has been updated with the first installation of Christie MicroTiles. The new set features 41 Christie MicroTiles arranged as three horizontal displays, in 1x4, 1x5 and 1x4 arrays underneath Colbert's desk, and in four angled 1x7 vertical columns along the backdrop. The tiles display high definition video and graphics created for the show. Read More...

Blessed Kateri Church Lit with ETC Paradigm Lighting Control

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• April 22, 2010
SANTA CLARITA, CA - LD Bridget Williams specified ETC's Unison Paradigm architectural lighting control system for Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic Parish. "They wanted to fully modernize their lighting system while highlighting their unique interior design," said Williams. Read More...

311 Day Concert in Las Vegas Lit with Coemar Gear

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• April 19, 2010
LAS VEGAS - After selecting Coemar lighting fixtures for alternative/funk party band 311's 2008 and 2009 tours, lighting designer/director Joe Paradise once again chose a complement of Coemar Infinity XLs and ACLs for the band's 2010 311 Day Concert. Read More...

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