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John Strycharz Goes Rogue For ABC Network’s Christmas Light Show

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• December 10, 2018
On November 26, founder of JS Productions John Strycharz was able to share his passion for holiday lighting with the wider world when his home was featured on the premiere of the ABC Network’s Great Christmas Light Fight. Anchoring the stunning synchronized lightshow that is adorning his suburban Hartford home this holiday season is a collection of 26 CHAUVET Professional Rogue fixtures, supplied by his own company and 4Life Entertainment. Read More...

Buffet Crampon Debuts New Corporate Website

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• December 10, 2018
Buffet Crampon has announced the release of their new corporate website. Read More...

D’Addario Shares New Episode of ‘Raw Talent’

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• December 7, 2018
D’Addario has released episode 3 of Raw Talent, featuring folk group Trout Steak Revival. Read More...

Brent Schmidt Lights Canine Wedding With CHAUVET DJ

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• December 6, 2018
A recent anniversary (and dog wedding) ceremony in Boca Raton, Florida, used a colorful lighting design by Brent Schmidt of B Productions that featured 60 CHAUVET DJ LED fixtures. Read More...

One Danley Jericho Covers Alabama High School Football Field

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• December 6, 2018
Thompson High School in Alabama recently built a new state-of-the-art education complex, which includes a 5,500-seat football stadium and a Danley J1-94 Jericho Horn for music and announcements. Read More...

Gibson Moving Memphis Guitar Production to Nashville

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Featured
  • Upfront
• December 6, 2018
“After thorough evaluation and amid the previously disclosed April 2019 expiration of our Memphis lease, we have determined that integrating the company’s Memphis operations with our Gibson USA and Gibson Custom facilities in Nashville, where Gibson is headquartered, is the right next step for our business,” Gibson Brands, Inc. announced in a statement posted on Commercial Appeal. Read More...

Frampton to Receive Les Paul Innovation Award at 34th Annual NAMM TEC Awards

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Featured
  • Upfront
• December 6, 2018
GRAMMY® award-winning guitarist, singer, songwriter, and innovator Peter Frampton will receive the prestigious Les Paul Innovation Award at the 34thAnnual NAMM Technical Excellence & Creativity Awards (NAMM TEC Awards), being held Saturday, January 26, 2019, in Anaheim, CA. Read More...

NAMM Launches The NAMM Career Center Online

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• December 5, 2018
NAMM has introduced The NAMM Career Center, a portal where employers and top-tier talent can connect. Read More...

Lettuce’s Fall Tour Uses CHAUVET Professional Fixtures on the Road

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• December 4, 2018
Funk band lettuce recently wowed their own LD, Tucker Wilde, who first saw CHAUVET Professional Rogue R3 Spot fixtures at Omaha’s Slowdown club while on tour with the group. Read More...

Racoon Bring the Chamsys MagicQ MQ80 on Tour

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• December 3, 2018
For Dutch rock band Racoon’s current fall 2018 tour, the ChamSys MagicQ MQ80 console plays a major role in the group’s lightshow. Erwin van Lokeren, the band’s longtime lighting designer, selected the fixture. Read More...

Yamaha Bands Win Gold and Silver Awards at BOA Grand National Championships

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• December 3, 2018
The 2018 Bands of America (BOA) Grand National Championships concluded last month, with Yamaha once again leading the way as national presenting sponsor of the event, a role the company has been honored to play for more than two decades. Read More...

Christ Fellowship Church Uses CHAUVET Professional Fixtures for Easter

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• November 30, 2018
Christ Fellowship Church in Port St. Lucie, Florida went all out on Easter Sunday. Stepping inside the building, one of eleven Christ Fellowship campuses, worshippers encountered a sleek and spacious room with a curved thrust stage, two-tiered auditorium seating, three IMAG LED video panels, a larger wall center stage and two smaller units to either side of it. Surrounding the larger panel and located at other positions around the stage was a collection of 161 CHAUVET Professional LED fixtures, supplied by Mankin Media Systems. Read More...

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