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James Blake
James Blake

For Electronica Artist James Blake, Lighting Director Chris Bushell Uses Avolites Quartz Console

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

LONDON - Lighting director Chris Bushell lit electronica artist James Blake's gig at London's Brixton O2 Academy using a compact Quartz console from Avolites for a variety of busked looks.  Blake was performing in support of his third album, 'The Colour in Anything,' which follows his Mercury-Prize-winning second album, 'Overgrown'.

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Tom Odell on tour
Tom Odell on tour

Wrong Crowd for Colour Sound

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

UK - Colour Sound Experiment is supplying lighting for the current Tom Odell tour, a lively mix of dynamics and style created by Jonny Gaskell who has been on-board with the popular singer / songwriter since April this year. The current touring campaign follows the launch of his second studio album, “Wrong Crowd”. The tour started earlier in the year and included a festival run, with this leg being the first full on production design tour carrying a full lighting rig … for which west London based Colour Sound made some new investments.

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Glass Animals
Glass Animals

Glass Animals Make Headlines at London’s Iconic Roundhouse with Jands Vista

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

UK - Lighting designer, Louisa Smurthwaite utilized the award-winning Jands Vista system to provide an elegant lighting design for hotly tipped Oxford indie rock band, Glass Animals’ recent biggest UK headline show at London’s iconic Roundhouse venue. Their latest album, How To Be A Human Being, was released in August to much critical acclaim, and their debut amassed over 200 million Spotify streams.

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Robert Juliat Merlin followspots focus their beams on the catwalk at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Madrid
Robert Juliat Merlin followspots focus their beams on the catwalk at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Madrid

Focused Wizardry from Robert Juliat Merlin at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Madrid

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

MADRID - Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Madrid, is Spain’s biannual style statement for the international fashion stage, and a forum in which Robert Juliat’s Merlin followspots were able to work their magic. Entrusted with its high-profile lighting design, Citylight S.L., a leading Madrid-based rental, sales and installation company, boosted its lighting inventory with the purchase of four Robert Juliat Merlin followspots to ensure the country’s hottest fashion moments were bathed in light of the highest quality.

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Moonbathers
Moonbathers

Elation ACL 360 Bar™ Effects for Delain’s “Moonbathers” European Tour

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

NETHERLANDS - Apropos this November’s supermoon, which had celestial observers bathing in the moonlight of the largest full moon in years, Dutch symphonic metal band Delain is touring Europe this fall on a “Moonbathers” tour and using the versatile effects of Elation Professional’s ACL 360 Bar™ LED battens to complement the big-hook metallic rock show. Lighting designer on the tour is Nick van Balen

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New Zealand Coastline
New Zealand Coastline

Chauvet Professional Rogue RH1 Hybrid Illuminates New Zealand Coastline

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

NELSON, NEW ZEALAND – A prominent rocky outgroup in Tasman Bay, Nelson’s Fifeshire Rock was once feared as a shipping hazard. In years since, it has become one of New Zealand’s treasured national landmarks.  Standing some 14 meters above the high tide mark, it  is often the subject of photography and artworks. Recently, Nelson’s Civic Trust desired to make the rock an round-the-clock attraction by lighting it. To accomplish this, MDR Sound & Lighting supplied AV Architects Ltd with a CHAUVET Professional Rogue RH1 Hybrid fixture.

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BMFLs Create Columns of Light
BMFLs Create Columns of Light

BMFLs Create Columns of Light to Celebrate Cesare Battisti

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

TRENTO, ITALY - Twelve Robe BMFL WashBeams were utilized by artist and lighting designer Mariano de Tassis in a breath-taking and installation at the mausoleum of Italian patriot and Irredentist Cesare Battisti in Trento, Italy. The installation was produced by Filmwork Factory to celebrate the centenary of the death of Battisti. The original idea of highlighting the mausoleum with 12 powerful beams shooting up into the night sky to match the 12 columns of the monument was Mariano’s himself, pitched to the Municipality of Trento.

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Yehuda Poliker & Shlomi Shabat
Yehuda Poliker & Shlomi Shabat

A Hit for Yehuda Poliker & Shlomi Shabat

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

ISRAEL - When two of Israel's biggest singing stars - Yehuda Poliker and Shlomi Shabat - get together and play onstage live ... It's a BIG deal and a hugely exciting performance spectacle that’s always well received. Needing a big lightshow with lots of power and presence … that's why lighting designer Eyal Tavory chose a large Robe orientated rig - including 35 x BMFL spots to give the impact that everyone was anticipating at a recent show at the Rishon Lezion Amphitheatre.

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GLP Fixtures used to light Daimler stand in Hannover
GLP Fixtures used to light Daimler stand in Hannover

RGB GMBH Puts Daimler Stand In The Right Light At IAA Commercial Vehicle Show

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

HANNOVER, De.  –: the Daimler AG booth was illuminated with the latest fixtures from GLP at the world's most important trade fair for commercial transport and logistics, which took place in Hannover in late September. The world market leader in commercial vehicles presented 70 trucks, vans and buses from brands Mercedes-Benz, Fuso and Setra. The premieres were brought to life thanks to an impressive 144 GT-1 discharge lamp fixtures from GLP.

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Metallica plays Latin America
Metallica plays Latin America

Metallica Performs in Puerto Rico with Chauvet Professional Fixtures

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – For their Oct. 26 show at the Coliseo de Puerto Rico José Miguel Agrelot in San Juan, which kicks off a trek through Latin America in support of their 10th album, Hardwired... to Self-Destruct, Musique Xpress Lights provided 49 Q-Wash 560Z-LED moving heads and 16 COLORado 4 IP RGBW linear wash fixtures from Chauvet Professional.

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