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  • Muse

    XL Video Continues with Muse World Tour

    PLSN Staff | International News | May 29, 2013

    LONDON - Continuing a long-running working relationship, XL Video is supplying LED screens, cameras and control for Muse’s current ‘The 2nd Law’ world tour featuring another collaboration between stage/visual designer, Oli Metcalf and video director Tom Kirk.
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  • Moon Spa with Watchout

    Dataton Watchout Refreshes the Moon Spa

    PLSN Staff | International News | May 29, 2013

    ROME - Covering more than 100 square meters inside Rome’s luxurious Trilussa Palace Hotel, the new Moon Spa is a private wellness area unlike any other. Using Dataton Watchout, Andrea de Martino, CEO of Engineering Solutions, has created what he calls “a space that can be transformed according to customers’ requirements with lighting, multimedia and environmental control solutions.”

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  • Grease

    Robe is the Word for Estonia’s ‘Grease’

    PLSN Staff | International News | May 29, 2013

    TARTU, Estonia - Estonia’s Vanemuine Teater launches its new production of “Grease” with more than 100 Robe moving lights. The installation is part of a much wider upgrade program which has seen all eight Estonian state supported arts and culture venues receive a major lighting refit – with Robe moving lights deployed across all sites.

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  • Bon Jovi's inflatable Buick

    Tait Creates Inflatable Car for Bon Jovi’s Stadium Tour

    PLSN Staff | International News | May 29, 2013

    LONDON - The second leg of Bon Jovi’s current tour opened in Bulgaria earlier this month, revealing an Americana-themed set, designed by PEDG’s Spike Brant. Serving as production / lighting designer / show director for the tour, Brant turned to Tait to create the 30 meter inflatable 1959 Buick Electra, which spans the length of the mainstage.

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  • Eurovision 2013 photo by Ralph Larmann

    Eurovision Setup Includes 11 Consoles for Lighting, Video

    PLSN Staff | International News | May 28, 2013

    MALMO, Sweden — The 58th annual Eurovision Song Contest featured top singers from 39 countries competing at Malmo Arena here May 14-16 before the finals were broadcast live to the world May 18. Ola Melzig served as technical director, overseeing lighting, sound, staging, rigging, automation, LED, projection and pyro. Eleven grandMA2 light consoles and 22 media servers controlled the extensive video elements and lighting rig, which included close to 1,400 fixtures. Read More...

  • The PAL Show

    PAL Show Returns to Toronto for 2013

    PLSN Staff | International News | May 28, 2013

    TORONTO – The Music Industries Association of Canada (MIAC) has announced the preliminary details for the 12th annual PAL Show. This year’s show will take place Sept. 8-9, 2013, at the International Centre in Toronto. Exhibits will feature the latest in recording, live sound, broadcast, contracting, video and lighting products and services. Both show days will feature educational seminars as well as networking events, industry approved training programs, show specials and live demonstrations.

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  • Helene Fischer

    Clay Paky A.ledas Light Germany’s Helene Fischer Show

    PLSN Staff | International News | May 28, 2013

    GERMANY - More than five million viewers followed the second "Helene Fischer Show" on television during the Christmas season. Andrea Bocelli, David Garrett, Ricky Kam, Loreen, Unheilig, Andreas Gabalier and others performed during the show. LD Jerry Appelt’s lighting included a number of Clay Paky fixtures including the A.leda K20s and K5s.

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  • Tait logo

    Tait Provides Staging Elements for Muse’s Stadium Tour

    PLSN Staff | International News | May 28, 2013

    LONDON - Working alongside creative director, Oli Metcalfe, as well as production manager, Chris Vaughan, Tait provided both custom and rental elements for Muse’s stadium tour which opened recently in the United Kingdom.

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  • ADJ logo

    ADJ Enters China Market

    PLSN Staff | International News | May 24, 2013

    LOS ANGELES – ADJ is opening a sales and distribution facility in the city of Pan Yu, China. The new Guangzhou ADJ China will sell ADJ lighting products that are modified to meet the needs of the Chinese market.

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  • David Bowie Is; Photo DHA Design

    White Light Supplies Museum Exhibit, ‘Davie Bowie Is’

    PLSN Staff | International News | May 23, 2013

    LONDON - White Light supplied production solutions for the newest exhibition, ‘David Bowie Is,’ at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum. David Bowie Is combines lighting, video, and physical elements with the dramatic and distinctive sounds of Bowie’s music to create a larger-than-life sensory experience. For the exhibition, White Light provided lighting fixtures, lighting control and production services, including project management and console programming.

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  • Kraftwerk

    Kraftwerk Uses Dataton Watchout for 3-D Effects

    PLSN Staff | International News | May 22, 2013

    LINKOPING, Sweden - German electro-pop band Kraftwerk is using Dataton Watchout to project 3-D content in their concerts this year, starting May 24 in Australia. The audiences will wear polarized 3-D glasses to achieve the effect.

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  • Eros Ramazzotti; Photo by Talula Sheppard

    Clay Paky Stars on Eros Ramazzotti’s European Tour

    PLSN Staff | International News | May 22, 2013

    ITALY - Eros Ramazzotti’s European tour set, video and lighting were designed and built by lighting and video designer Jvan Morandi and his company Placing Shadow. Morandi explains the design. "The set itself consists of large hanging parallelepipeds, which are fitted with high resolution LED panels and large areas for video projections. The entire 18-ton assembly is equipped with a vertical automation system attached to the corners of the 3-D structures (four triangles, a diamond and a cube), which can be moved to give substance to the scene."

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