Happy Easter

  How time flies! It feels like we celebrated the end of the year just last week, and here we are, heading for Easter. May you, your family and friends have a special long weekend. Happy Easter and we hope that you find some delicious chocolates on the way. If you are travelling, please keep […]

Team Robe T1 crosses the finish line

Team Robe T1 successfully crossed over the finish line coming 112th overall at the 2019 Absa Cape Epic! Paul Newman of Lucidity Technical Production Services and Mike Hewan, a seasoned pro, were sponsored by Robe Lighting and DWR Distribution as they put their heads down for one of the most brutal mountain biking races the […]

Dale Schnettler from Prime Circle chooses Audix

  Dale Schnettler, the drummer from Prime Circle, arrives at the DWR office with a smile. He has been Prime Circles drummer since 2008 and before that, he was a professional musician working corporate gigs, this is a man who knows his gear and his smile stems from the fact that he is picking up […]

Claypaky Changes US Distribution System with Launch of  US Sales and Operation Center

April 11, 2019 – Claypaky is pleased to announce the opening of its US Sales and Operation Center.  The company, which is known for placing great value on personal contact with its clients, will now have a local team of American lighting experts providing a high level of customer service for Claypaky products. Leading the […]

Robe Ramping It Up for Transmission Australia

The biggest Transmission dance event to date – in terms of audience numbers AND Robe moving lights – was staged at Sydney Showground in Australia, where thousands of fans absorbed the great vibes and music of “The Awakening” plus some truly phenomenal visuals courtesy of lighting designer Bas Kemper and the Vision Impossible collective. Over […]

Robe Shouts It Out for Tears For Fears

Tears for Fears was one of the UK bands who helped define the sound of 1980s pop-rock with classics like “Shout” and “Everybody Wants To Rule The World” – and this year they are back on the road in style, kicking off 2019 with a sold-out UK and European arena tour … for which lighting […]

SOS at Code Teen Camp

The SOS Charity fund was pleased to sponsor two girls to participate in Code Teen Camp – the Teenage Girl’s Passport to a positive self-image. The weekend of self-discovery, inspirational workshops and healthy lifestyle, hosted from 5th to 7th April at Kunguru Lodge in Elgin Valley in the Cape, was once again the brain child […]

Lighting and audio at Semi Soet

Semi Soet is a new music venue which opened its door in Centurion in 2018. The owners turned to DWR Distribution for their audio and lighting requirements and the effective solution included Quest loudspeakers, a DiGiCo console and Robe lighting.   Audio has the loudest voice when it comes to priorities for a music location […]

Morgan Beatbox on Audix

  South Africa’s homegrown Morgan Beatbox, equipped with an Audix OM5, is hosting his own comedy show called Phuza Comedy. Morgan has a series of achievements under the belt and was invited for the second year running by Audix to perform on their stand at the NAMM Show, described as the world’s largest trade-only event […]

Robe Celebrates 25 with Show-stopping Performance at Prolight+Sound 2019

Robe celebrated 25 years with style and flair at Prolight+Sound Frankfurt 2019 with its largest and most dynamic booth to date – also one of the biggest in the exhibition – which provided a dramatic backdrop for the show-stopping finale of the “Lost Worlds” trilogy of live shows, complete with seven dancers, a specially compiled […]