AUDIOLUX stocks up with 100 Claypaky Axcor Profile 600s

    Audiolux is one of the first Italian rental companies to stock up with a large number of Axcor Profile 600s. Claypaky has recently launched this LED spot profiler on the market and it has been an immediate great success among industry professionals and workers. The Lodi-based company has purchased 100standard version Axcor Profile […]

Putting Beauty into The Beast

It’s panto time again in the UK… with the slapstick, craziness and innuendos flying as fast as a foam pie in the face… At Blackpool Grand this year, putting both beauty and some beast attitude into the show, lighting designer Andy Webb specified 81 x Robe fixtures – 98 per cent of them LED sources […]

Robert Juliat Dalis Band Together for Florence and the Machine

Award-winning lighting designer, Tim Routledge, has made brilliant and original use of Robert Juliat Dalis 862 Footlight fixtures on Florence and the Machine’s current High as Hopetour, by utilising the 150W LED Dalis’ variable white tones to light the 8-strong band. The English indie rock band’s eclectic music switches between the ethereal and the energetic, […]

DiGiCo Immerses with KLANG:technologies

Chessington, UK December 17th, 2018 — DiGiCo is pleased to announce the acquisition of KLANG:technologies as a key new addition to the Audiotonix family that already includes leading audio brands Allen & Heath, Calrec, DiGiGrid, Solid State Logic and DiGiCo. The deal, which was concluded last week, further brings together some of the most influential and innovative brands within […]

Lagos jumps at training

It’s difficult not to feel emotional when visiting the streets of Nigeria. Often known as the “Giant of Africa” due to its large population and economy, Nigeria has an estimated 197 million inhabitants, many of whom have a hunger and passion for knowledge not often seen elsewhere in the world. With this in mind, South […]

MGG heroes at Comic-Con Africa

Comic-Con Africa, a three-day event showcasing comic books, science fiction/fantasy related film and television, as well as similar popular arts, was hosted for the very first time in South Africa at the Kyalami International Convention Centre in Midrand, Johannesburg.  MGG was appointed as the main technical supplier for the sold-out event, enjoyed by over 45 […]

South Africa’s Harmony Entertainment chose DiGiCo S31

  The story of Harmony Entertainment is a beautiful one – a South African black man growing up in a rural area who became a pianist, a registered business accountant, the founder of a rental company and most recently, the owner of a DiGiCo S31. It’s the story of Tsholanang Montsho who some years ago […]

Splitbeam add to their ProLyft stock

Gearhouse Splitbeam, the South African theatre equipment rental company, have invested in 53 new ProLyft Aetos motors and 3 Aetos 24 way remote controllers to keep up with demand of upcoming theatre productions. The company was established by Alistair Kilbee and Ofer Lapid in 2010, who realized the challenges of long-term rentals and who wanted […]

Platteland, the new home to music productions

Platteland is a new venue based in Centurion, Gauteng, delivering an outstanding music performance by local and international artists on a platform that technically meets a world class standard. The professionally equipped venue includes an L-Acoustics audio system, a DiGiCo S21 digital mixing console, and an impressive all Prolyte 8 x 5m, 4.5m high structure […]

SOS support fund for René Pennington

  In October 2018, the SOS Charity fund took hands with the entertainment industry in Durban, to raise funds for a fallen soldier who had an enormous hospital bill when his leg was amputated after being diagnosed with sugar diabetes.   René Pennington comes from the Durban Jazz music scene where he began his career […]