View AllLatest News

Filter: audio | lighting | video & AV | rigging & staging | events | all

28 August 2015

Robe rig for Blood Brothers supergroup

Robe rig for Blood Brothers supergroupSouth Africa - Blood Brothers, South Africa's first supergroup, is a project featuring 10 of the country's best known musicians and rock heroes, who recently played a special one-off concert to a hugely enthusiastic ... More >>

Hoist UK moves to new larger premises

Hoist UK moves to new larger premisesUK - Lifting equipment specialists Hoist UK & sister company Truss UK have recently moved to bigger premises, significantly increasing the size of their previous facilities. The new offices, workshop and warehouse are ... More >>

Clay Paky appoints Asia Pacific regional manager

Clay Paky appoints Asia Pacific regional managerSingapore - Alfonso Zarate Takano is the new Clay Paky area manager for the Asia Pacific region (APAC), comprising all countries in the Far East, South Asia and Oceania. He will report operationally to sales manager ... More >>

AV Stumpfl focus on simulation, education and training

AV Stumpfl focus on simulation, education and trainingAustria - Engineering company, AV Stumpfl has expanded its presence in creating an extensive visual systems product and service offering to its extensive international client base. In speaking about the expansion, ... More >>

Henley rewinds back to the Eighties with MLA

Henley rewinds back to the Eighties with MLAUK - Seven years after its inaugural event at Henley-on-Thames, the Rewind Festival has mushroomed into three events - with Rewind North (in Cheshire) and Rewind Scotland in Perth further celebrating the sounds of the ... More >>

Martin Professional's Light Well shines in Finland

Ayrton MagicBlade-R rocks on Dizzy Mizz Lizzy revival

Clay Paky popular with major acts on Parklife

Euroscreens goes live with Calibre LEDView530

PR Lighting supports Beth Hart in Bucharest

Jolly Roger motel flies the Community flag

White Light Under the Stars with Newham Council

ACC in full production mode for NHS Confederation

CPL invests in new Panasonic laser projectors

ETC prepares for IBC Amsterdam

Last chance to avoid £10 registration fee for PLASA Show 2015

KOI Awards 2015 reveals concert shortlist

Clay Paky on song for Sky Arts Sessions

RedNet remote-controllable from Yamaha consoles

Rigging Team sponsors the Technical Theatre Awards

PLASA Panel at LDI 2015 on dealers, reps and manufacturers

Quadraphonic Funktion-One sound for Noisily Festival

ARAM counter strikes in Cologne's Lanxess Arena

AV Stumpfl takes 4K cinema back to the Bronze Age

GLP X4 S joins the aerial action at Nitro Circus

Hamburg fountains upgrade to Community

Chauvet lights country superstar Toby Keith

Chroma-Q Color Force 72s on Paloma Faith tour

HSL invests £2m in new lighting equipment

Philips fixtures for Wroclaw's National Forum of Music

All News >>

View AllPLASA Initiatives

PLASA

PLASA Focus Orlando hailed a resounding success attracting record attendees - 24 Feb 2015

PLASA Focus Orlando Opens in One Week - 10 Feb 2015

PLASA Focus Orlando Hitting High Pre-Registration Numbers - 28 Jan 2015

Richard Pilbrow to Kickoff Educational Seminars at PLASA Focus Orlando - 8 Jan 2015

PLASA's Behind the Scenes Happy Hour a Massive Success - 11 Dec 2014

PLASA Announces 2014 Election Results - 21 Nov 2014

'Tis the season to donate to Behind the Scenes - 17 Nov 2014

PLASA Events Announces Partnership with Show Ready Events - 14 Nov 2014

Dinna Myers to Receive PLASA's Swan Award at the Behind the Scenes Happy Hour - 1 Nov 2014

PLASA to Present Volunteer of the Year Award to Bill Ellis - 1 Nov 2014

ViewLatest Issue of LSi

Lighting&Sound InternationalThere are a number of ways to view the industry's favourite magazine.

In this Issue >>

View AllVoices in this Issue

"There's certainly a lot to consider when we look at the nature of the changing light in our theatres - there's no definitive answer to the question, 'Should I invest?' - rather, ultimately, when making a choice, we need to be satsfied that we have adequately answered the question 'Why do I need it?'."

Tim Atkinson on adopting LED lighting (Changing Light)

View AllVideo Hub

Clear-Com

LQ Series IP Interfaces

The LQ Series are compact interface devices for linking 2-wire and/or 4-wire intercom systems over IP networks. It's the easy to use, cost-effective alternative for connecting visiting systems or ad hoc users. Linking simplified.

ReadYesterday's News

Yesterday's News - 20 Years Ago20 Years Ago . . . LSi September 1995

"Our lead news item this month was that Vari-Lite had initiated a patent infringement action against High End Systems (HES), seeking damages and an injunction against the manufacture of the Status Cue and Cyberlight."

Yesterday's News - 10 Years Ago 10 Years Ago . . . LSi September 2005

"R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe dominated our cover this month, photographed by LSi's then-assistant editor Sarah Rushton-Read during the band's performance at the Live8 concert at Hyde Park, London. "

ReadAudio File

Phil WardThis month: Gnocchi Horror Show

"Each zone is dedicated to different film genres and, since this was the home of the Spaghetti Western, there's a fully recreated Western town with a saloon bar, gun-slinging actors and the music of Ennio Morricone pumping out of the Bose FreeSpace and Panaray loudspeakers."

ReadClassic Gear

Classic GearThis month: Strand IDM

"Hard to believe, now, but after a lighting designer had finished balancing their latest beautiful state, there used to be a pause in proceedings while the person operating the manual console picked up their pencil and their paper cuesheet . . ."

ReadCrew Cuts

Crew CutsThis month: promoter's rep, Graeme Nash

"Mostly I've been repping (big breath) Brandi Carlisle, The Australian Pink Floyd Show, Logic, Sleeping with Sirens / Pierce The Veil, Bellowhead, Seasick Steve, James Arthur and Ariana Grande."

ReadTools from Beyond

DuckDuckGoThis month: DuckDuckGo

"Trouble is, there aren't many alternatives to Google left, and most operate in the same way trying to ape that success, down to the 'personalised' search results meaning that different people see different answers to the same query depending on their search history."

ReadRigging Call

Rigging CallThis month: In praise of examination schemes . . .

"What's the point of paying someone to log for the Nth time shackles that are still as good as new when hemps, slings or chain bags . . . are falling apart?"

ReadVideo Matters

Richard CadenaThis month: Moving Projectors, into the Future

"I think projection has a great future in entertainment lighting. As projectors continue to get brighter, smaller, and more affordable, there will be more digital lights on the market from which to choose . . ."

ReadProfile

QandAThis month: Phil Ward talks to Amnon Harman, CEO of d&b audiotechnik . . .

"We are operating in territories that are completely different from each other and, if you look at the Americas, EMEA and APAC, the cultures are hugely varied. This means a variation in our target markets, and a variation in the development of our company."

ViewLSi Archive Gallery

PLASA Show Daily '94We've added over 175 photos of the PLASA Show in London from the LSi archives dating back to 1993.

Select a year:
1993 | 1994 | 1995 | 1996 | 1998 | 1999

Robe
DTS

Symetrix

Most Technical

Current RMS

Harlequin

OutBoard

Doughty

Rub Hoists

Green Hippo

The Fifth Estate

Prolight Concept

RentalPoint Software Inc.

Total Solutions Group

Wenger

Fast-and-Wide

Artistic Licence

CT London

etc

ER Productions

Rubber Box

Le Maitre