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Thursday Reunites for Homecoming Show in NJ with Rogue

Nook Schoenfeld
News

SAYREVILLE, NJ – Typically, when legendary bands reunite, it’s usually for a national tour, big festival or high- profile TV special, but post hardcore pioneers Thursday have never been about following the tried-and-true commercial track. When they got back together recently after a six year breakup, the New Jersey-born group, which is widely credited with putting emo music on the map, came back to the place where it all began – the Starland Ballroom in central New Jersey.

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Wargaming Fest LDs Add Intensity for Moscow Event with Claypaky Fixtures

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

MOSCOW - An exclusive Claypaky rig of almost 300 moving-head fixtures delivered the high-impact lighting for international game developer and publisher Wargaming Group's highly anticipated debut video game event 'Wargaming Fest' in Moscow's Expocentre. Production and lighting designers Maxim Martynov and Jevgenij Juhnevich of Moscow-based production company MAX \ MAX Productions specified 81 x Claypaky Sharpy, 56 x Claypaky Stormy CC, 46 x Claypaky Mythos, 22 x Claypaky Alpha Profile 1500 and 76 x Claypaky A.leda B-EYE K20 supplied by Russian rental outfits Arlecchino Techno and MF Group.

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The rendering for Canon at CES 2017
The rendering for Canon at CES 2017

Fine Design Turns to 4Wall for Lighting Assist with CES 2017

Nook Schoenfeld
News

LAS VEGAS - Design firm Fine Design Associates turned to 4Wall Las Vegas for the gear needed to light the booths for major brands at the 2017 CES Show, including Bosch, Canon, Panasonic and Samsung. Fine Design Associates founder Paul Fine has worked with major brands at CES since the late 1990s. He has seen the booths at CES evolve dramatically.

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Steve Powell
Steve Powell

Gear Park Hires Steve Powell As General Manager

Nook Schoenfeld
On the Move

NASHVILLE – Gear Park, Nashville’s full-service facility that specializes in storage of musical and stage equipment for artists, named Steve Powell general manager. Steve joins the team following 18 years of working at Bandit Lites. Gear Park's goal is to provide clients with a safe, protected, and comfortable space, to not just store equipment, but to work on the gear all while in a user friendly environment.

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Bandit Lites supplied more than 100 fixtures, including VL 3500 washes, VL 3000 Spots and Clay Paky Sharpys, Elation CuePix Blinder WW2 fixtures, Ayrton MagicDots, PixelLine 1044s, GRNLite Moving Washes and two Grand MA 2 full consoles for control.
Bandit Lites supplied more than 100 fixtures, including VL 3500 washes, VL 3000 Spots and Clay Paky Sharpys, Elation CuePix Blinder WW2 fixtures, Ayrton MagicDots, PixelLine 1044s, GRNLite Moving Washes and two Grand MA 2 full consoles for control.

Bandit Lites Donates Gear for Randy Travis Tribute

Nook Schoenfeld
News

NASHVILLE – Bandit Lites was proud to donate a lighting package for 1 Night. 1 Place. 1 Time: A Heroes & Friends Tribute to Randy Travis. Garth Brooks, Kenny Rogers, Alison Krauss, Kane Brown, Chris Young, Travis Tritt, Wynonna, Alabama and others honored the man Garth Brooks said, “totally saved this music and this format.” The event raised funds for the Randy Travis Foundation which supports stroke research and rehabilitation.

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PixelFLEX FLEXStorm
PixelFLEX FLEXStorm

PixelFLEX FLEXStorm

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

PixelFLEX's weather-rated FLEXStorm LED video technology is designed to overcome the challenges associated with traditional outdoor LED video displays, FLEXStorm utilizes an intelligent, auto-correcting light sensor control system to ensure the perfect brightness at all hours of the day. With its safe and reliable connections, FLEXStorm can weather the environment and is available in a variety of custom sizes, resolutions and configurations.

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ADJ Entour Venue
ADJ Entour Venue

ADJ Entour Venue

Nook Schoenfeld
Product News

Building on the success of its Entourage professional-grade touring faze machine, ADJ has further expanded its line of atmosphere-generating haze effects units with the Entour Venue. This flexible, high-output, water-based professional faze machine has an integrated hanging bracket for both mobile use and for permanent fixed installations. Despite its compact form, the Entour Venue offers output of up to 15,000 cubic feet per minute, made possible due to its high-speed fan and powerful 1500W heating element.

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More than 170 Robe moving lights are used. Photo by Louise Stickland
More than 170 Robe moving lights are used. Photo by Louise Stickland

Holiday on Ice 'Time' Show Tours Europe with Robe Lighting Fixtures

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

AMSTERDAM — Jeffrey Goes from Amsterdam based creative design practice Live Legends is making use of more than 170 Robe moving lights for the The Holiday on Ice ‘Time’ show, now touring through Europe. The fixtures complement Live Legend’s video looks, inflatable set elements and a moving bridge for the show, which features a variety of genres of music.

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