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  • ChamSys To Offer WFX Training Sessions ChamSys To Offer WFX Training Sessions

    09 Nov , 2018

    ORLANDO  – Stepping up to a lighting console can be an intimidating and confusing experience for a church volunteer or anyone who lacks proper training. ChamSys is taking steps to make the process more user-friendly by offering four lighting console training sessions during the WFX Conference and Expo Wednesday and Thursday, November 14 and 15.   Held at WFX Demo Room 221-B, the sessions will be conducted by Philip Watson,... ORLANDO  – Stepping up to a lighting console can be an intimidating and confusing experience for a church volunteer or anyone who lacks proper training. ChamSys is taking steps to make the process more user-friendly by offering four lighting console training sessions during the WFX Conference and Expo Wednesday and Thursday, November 14 and 15.   Held at WFX Demo Room 221-B, the sessions will be conducted by Philip Watson,...

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  • CueStack Pushes Boundaries With ChamSys CueStack Pushes Boundaries With ChamSys

    02 Nov , 2018

    VIENNA, AUSTRIA –  Lighting designers feel the music of their clients when they work a show, expressing the passion that drives every song by working their consoles and reflecting each guitar riff, melody and drumbeat in light. During the course of his 16-year career, Austrian LD Martin Kames and his crew at Martinkames.com have done this for a number of prominent musicians, including Hatebreed, Kreator, Machine Head, Parkway Drive, Heaven... VIENNA, AUSTRIA –  Lighting designers feel the music of their clients when they work a show, expressing the passion that drives every song by working their consoles and reflecting each guitar riff, melody and drumbeat in light. During the course of his 16-year career, Austrian LD Martin Kames and his crew at Martinkames.com have done this for a number of prominent musicians, including Hatebreed, Kreator, Machine Head, Parkway Drive, Heaven...

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  • Jason Bullock Powers Wiz Khalifa and Rae Sremmurd Tour With ChamSys Jason Bullock Powers Wiz Khalifa and Rae Sremmurd Tour With ChamSys

    03 Oct , 2018

    NEW YORK –  In 2009, a friend introduced Jason Bullock to an early model of the ChamSys MQ100. It was pretty close to a case of love at first sight. After playing with the console, Bullock took it out on the Summer ’09 NINJA tour he did for Nine Inch Nails and Jane’s Addiction. “After the tour, I was convinced the ChamSys was THE console for my style of show,” recalled the New... NEW YORK –  In 2009, a friend introduced Jason Bullock to an early model of the ChamSys MQ100. It was pretty close to a case of love at first sight. After playing with the console, Bullock took it out on the Summer ’09 NINJA tour he did for Nine Inch Nails and Jane’s Addiction. “After the tour, I was convinced the ChamSys was THE console for my style of show,” recalled the New...

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  • Simon Horn Adapts Anastacia Tour Rig With ChamSys MagicQ MQ500 Stadium Simon Horn Adapts Anastacia Tour Rig With ChamSys MagicQ MQ500 Stadium

    30 Aug , 2018

    LONDON –  Lighting designers draw their inspiration from a variety of sources. Sometimes it may be the artwork on a client’s album. At others, the spark comes from the lyrics of a hit song. Simon Horn’s captivating design for Anastacia’s Evolution Tour grew out of the name of the tour itself, as is evidenced by the DNA-shaped double helix set pieces that run across the back of the stage. Like... LONDON –  Lighting designers draw their inspiration from a variety of sources. Sometimes it may be the artwork on a client’s album. At others, the spark comes from the lyrics of a hit song. Simon Horn’s captivating design for Anastacia’s Evolution Tour grew out of the name of the tour itself, as is evidenced by the DNA-shaped double helix set pieces that run across the back of the stage. Like...

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  • Ben Mansfield’s Oh Wonder Lightshow Flows With ChamSys Ben Mansfield’s Oh Wonder Lightshow Flows With ChamSys

    18 Jul , 2018

    LONDON –   There’s a good reason why words like “dreamy” and “ethereal” pop up often when critics write about Oh Wonder. The tightly woven male-female voices and lofty synths of this alt-pop duo seem to wrap themselves gently around listeners, sweeping them up in a transcendent musical swirl.  On their current tour in support of their album Ultralife, the group’s free-flowing sound is supported by an appropriately imaginative and... LONDON –   There’s a good reason why words like “dreamy” and “ethereal” pop up often when critics write about Oh Wonder. The tightly woven male-female voices and lofty synths of this alt-pop duo seem to wrap themselves gently around listeners, sweeping them up in a transcendent musical swirl.  On their current tour in support of their album Ultralife, the group’s free-flowing sound is supported by an appropriately imaginative and...

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