Industry News

  • Pumping Insane

    26 March 2013 Durban based rental company, Insane Sound and Lighting, have been in the limelight as they provide technical for some fantastic gigs over the last few ...[Read more...]
  • Mediatech welcomes Harald von den Stemmen

    19 March 2013   Harald von den Stemmen Sales Director Robe Lighting s.r.o.   One of our regular international guests, Harry von den Stemmen, will once again attend Mediatech to be ...[Read more...]
  • Showline

    19 March 2013   Philips – Showline is a range of LED luminaires designed for the Entertainment industry providing a strong feature set and rugged construction combined with ...[Read more...]
  • Channel O Awards

    08 March 2013   Photos courtesy Don’t Look Down   The 9th Annual Channel O Music Video Awards held in November 2012 at the Walter Sisulu Square ...[Read more...]
  • Skrillex in SA

    08 March 2013 American electronic musician, Skrillex, entertained South African fans in Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban at the start of March 2013. The main technical supplier in Cape Town ...[Read more...]
  • 250ML Console

    06 March 2013  Portable Control System   This is the perfect desk to introduce you to the world of intelligent fixture control. Built for entry level ...[Read more...]
  • LED solution at Hemingways Casino

    06 March 2013     East London: Hemingways Casino, part of the Tsogo Sun Group, has a brand new multi-purpose facility named The Venue@Hemingways. This multi-purpose venue will be utilised for ...[Read more...]
  • Enterstage at Nissan Awards

    04 March 2013   By Chris De Lancey, Enterstage Africa   Having successfully managed the Nissan Dealer Awards Conference for 2011 and 2012, it was with confidence ...[Read more...]
  • Surprise surprise!

    01 March 2013 Yasheen Abdullah   Surprises are rare in the workplace and least to be expected from an employer. Yasheen Abdullah from Ultra Events had no idea ...[Read more...]
  • Baxter dim with Philips Strand

    28 February 2013 The upgrade and installation of a Philips Strand dimming system at The Baxter Theatre in Cape Town, is now complete.   The ...[Read more...]
  • Money Drop Nigeria

    27 February 2013   Courtesy Louise Stickland   “The Money Drop” (Nigeria) is a new version of Endemol’s high-tension TV games show and the first such series ...[Read more...]
  • State Theatre goes LED

    27 February 2013 Aubrey Ndaba, Muthiyane Trading; Dave Whitehouse, DWR Distribution; Simon King, State Theatre; Duncan Riley, DWR Distribution; Mpho Serunye and Lordwick Muthavhatsindi of Muthiyane Trading ...[Read more...]
  • Mediatech welcomes Peter Kirkup

    26 February 2013Peter Kirkup VP of Entertainment LumenRadio AB   “It’s great to see you’re planning for Mediatech already! I’m currently on a Round The World trip hitting up a few trade shows ...[Read more...]
  • Mediatech welcomes Sarah Rushton-Read

    26 February 2013Sarah Rushton-Read Public Relations and Content Producers The Fifth Estate Ltd   With more than twenty-five years experience within almost every aspect of the entertainment technology industry, The Fifth Estate’s founder ...[Read more...]
  • Mediatech welcomes Elaine Peake

    22 February 2013   Elaine Peake Head of Sales Le Maitre Ltd   The build-up to Mediatech Africa has begun! The exhibition will be held from 17 – 19 July at ...[Read more...]
  • Joyous Celebration

    21 February 2013   For nearly two decades, South Africa’s longest Gospel movement, Joyous Celebration, has spread the word through powerful musical worship.   On the ...[Read more...]
  • Robe lights TPi Awards

    20 February 2013– Courtesy Louise Stickland   Robe lighting supplied over 350 fixtures that were used to light the 2013 Total Production International (TPi) Awards, staged ...[Read more...]
  • Robe MMX WashBeam Wins

    19 February 2013  – Courtesy Louise Stickland Robe’s innovative new ROBIN MMX WashBeam moving light won a prestigious ‘Etoile du SIEL’ (Star of SIEL) Award for Technical Innovation at the 2013 SIEL ...[Read more...]
  • Netcare night of the stars

    14 February 2013  Photos courtesy Johnson Chen and Alex Visser Remember the days when nurses wore stiff, white starched dresses, sharp little hats, stockings and lace ...[Read more...]
  • SIS at Electra expo

    11 February 2013   Electra Mining Africa, held every second year at the Nasrec Expo Centre in Johannesburg, attracted over 35 000 visitors last year. Special Industrial Supplies ...[Read more...]