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4 September 2015

Mats Karlsson launches product innovation consultancy Intendor

Mats Karlsson launches product innovation consultancy Intendor Sweden - Mats Karlsson, an industry veteran with a string of successful products and positions with several major companies, has started Intendor - a product innovation consultancy. "My mission is to help companies ... More >>

Primus with Meyer Sound LYON

Primus with Meyer Sound LYONUSA - The Bay Area-based band Primus is touring North America with a Meyer Sound LYON linear sound reinforcement system to deliver its quirky, bass-driven brand of alternative rock. Described by FOH engineer Jason ... More >>

Borås Stadsteater Chooses Robe LEDWash 800s

Borås Stadsteater Chooses Robe LEDWash 800sSweden - The Stadsteater in Borås - about 60km west of Gothenburg - is one of a number of high profile city theatre and cultural centres in the country which has invested in Robe moving lights. The purchase of 19 ... More >>

Clay Paky celebrates with Oriflame

Clay Paky celebrates with OriflameRussia - Lighting designer Roman Stolyarov has used a wide range of Clay Paky fixtures to create stunning lighting looks in celebration of global cosmetic company Oriflame's annual awards ceremony and banquet, which ... More >>

Gilded Balloon adds Flare to its 30th Season

Gilded Balloon adds Flare to its 30th SeasonUK - Orbital Sound added a new innovation for this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe at the Gilded Balloon, supplying a Flare Audio X2A Compact Vertical Point Source Array system, complemented by the Q18 sub bass units.... More >>

Martin Professional now shipping RUSH FiberSource 1

Turkish Parliament installs d&b for clearer debating

TiMax world-first Shakespeare musical in a half-pipe

Cadac control for IBC Big Screen Experience

White Light adds EM Acoustics monitors

Sound Division takes Martin Audio into top London venues

Large-scale concerts with Analog Way's LiveCore family

Ray Technologies adds Pangolin Flashback 4 LAN interface

Robe for Slovenia's 2015 Schengenfest

The Warehouse helps Edinburgh achieve diverse sound

Philips Selecon introduces the PL Series Mark II

W-DMX stages successful training days in Sweden

AES highlights music-induced hearing disorders

Clay Paky to the fore at Airbeat One EDM festival

Mack back with a quack and Aurora

Alcons amplifies Stuttgart Schauspielhaus

Community backs The Brass on Baltimore

Chauvet Professional puts the Heart into Ibiza

PR Lighting prominent at 24th PALM Beijing show

Vivaldianno Project chooses Robe

Rigging Industry launches Trailblazer apprenticeships

d&b audiotechnik launches 'new breed' of loudspeaker

Presentation Rentals re-brands as PR Live

New acts brave the stage with Yamaha and Nexo

Back to school with wysiwyg Student Edition

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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

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"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)

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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.

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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. "

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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."

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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 . . ."

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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."

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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."

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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?"

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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 . . ."


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."

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