Martin @ Pro Light and Sound 2008Mar 6, 2008
Martin takes its affectionate, “let us show you some love” stand to the Pro Light and Sound exhibition in Frankfurt (March 12 – 15) where visitors will find on display all new moving heads in the award-winning MAC range, including an extra bright version of the MAC 2000 Wash; new indoor and outdoor LED luminaires; new Mania flower and rollerscan effect lights; new Magnum and Jem brand smoke machines; new lighting control systems and more.
American Rack Color LED Bar 19" Of BrightFeb 12, 2008
Forget about fumbling with tiny flashlights and little clip-on lamps to illuminate your DJ rack setup. American DJ has found a more creative way for DJs to see in the dark with the new Rack Color LED, a rack-mountable 19” LED bar. Equipped with 24 colored LEDs, the Rack Color LED does more than just light up all your gear for you — it adds excitement and style to your overall lighting presentation.
American DJ Revo LED Sys UnveiledFeb 5, 2008
American DJ’s revolutionary Revo Scan LED and Revo Roll LED scanners have been such a smash hit with DJs and clubs, the company has gone ahead and packaged multiple Revo fixtures into a complete LED light show system with its own controller.
CHAUVET VUE™ III MMR 2008 BEST LIGHTING PRODUCT AT NAMMJan 29, 2008
CHAUVET VUE™ III LED moonflower won the MMR Best Lighting Product award. Bestowed on a product introduced in 2007 and sponsored by the Music & Sound Retailer magazine, the award was announced at NAMM in Anaheim. It is determined by votes from music stores retailing lighting equipment.
ADJ Group Honored At NAMMJan 29, 2008
The American DJ Group’s American DJ line of lighting products was presented with the MMR Dealers Choice Award at the 2008 NAMM Show in Anaheim.
Sponsored by MMR magazine, the Dealers Choice Award is based on national voting by music dealers. American DJ was voted “Lighting Line of the Year” by dealers for the second year in a row. The company was the only lighting supplier honored with the Dealers Choice Award.
CHAUVET Vue™ VIJan 23, 2008
The introduction of the Vue™ VI by CHAUVET aims to take the pain out of centerpiece effects. This 6-channel DMX fixture features LED illumination, built-in automated programs, individual control of red, green, and blue LEDs for each pod, and a staggeringly wide beam angle.
Martin smartMAC™: Small Footprint, Big ImpactJan 15, 2008
Clever solutions to old problems are what make the Martin smartMAC™ smart. The new smartMAC from Martin is an extremely bright, fanless 150 W profile luminaire offering a number of unique performance and economic benefits, not least the ability to reduce operating costs. Specially suited for lounges, bars and restaurants, and appropriately silent for noise sensitive environments, smartMAC will liven up any space while saving money on power bills and service and maintenance checks.
New White and Black Trussing From Global TrussJan 8, 2008
Trussing used to be strictly functional, a rig that supported lighting fixtures that was best hidden from view. But today all that’s changing -- truss is stepping out of its role as a “supporting” player and moving into the spotlight. Appreciated for its edgy, techno-industrial look, truss is becoming a part of the interior design at theaters, clubs, churches, retail stores, galleries, exhibits, events and stage productions.
American DJ Revo Scan LED and Revo Roll LEDDec 19, 2007
American DJ rocked the world of club/DJ effects with its revolutionary Revo LED moonflowers, which featured unique white LEDs for added eye pop and were so vibrant, yet affordable, that they won the DJ Zone 2007 Crystal Disc Award for superior technical innovation. Now, the company has introduced two scanner versions of these award-winning “RGBW” effects: the Revo Scan LED and Revo Roll LED.
Martin Light Fox™ the Simple Color Control SolutionNov 27, 2007
Martin Professional introduces Light Fox, a simple and inexpensive interface for control of color changing luminaires in fixed installations. Light Fox is an easy-to-use, wall-mounted, playback controller optimized for Martin’s range of fluorescent Cyclo™, LED Extube™ and LED Stagebar™ luminaires but capable of controlling all types of RGBW fixtures.
Green Thinking: CHAUVET at LDI 2007Nov 23, 2007
The 2007 LDI trade show in Orlando, Florida could well have been renamed LED-I, with the energy-efficient diodes making a dramatic influx into the marketplace this year. Nowhere were LEDs more prominent than in the CHAUVET booth, which featured LED products exclusively in an effort to demonstrate how colorful “green” could be, and generated enough buzz to be awarded the Best in Show “Big Booth Award”.
Martin Mania EF4 Extraordinarily Ever-changing!Nov 18, 2007
Martin Professional’s Mania series of ‘cool’ all night effects announces its newest flower effect light, the Mania EF4. Designed for anywhere decorative lighting is desired - clubs, live performances, parties, DJs, events - the Mania EF4 is a stunning effect that can transform any environment.
Martin Mania SCX800 the Revolutionary RollerscanNov 12, 2007
The Mania SCX800 is the latest in Martin’s Mania series of powerful, compact and feature packed scanners. Driven by 150 watts of discharge power, the SCX800 is a one-of-a-kind rollerscan effect with all new gobo designs, 4 “fat” beam projection and a continuously rotating mirror drum for all-night dance floor mayhem.
Chauvet MiN Spot & WashOct 27, 2007
The new MiN yokes from CHAUVET are groundbreaking LED-fitted spot (!) and wash fixtures that fit in the palm of one hand and weigh less than 8.3lbs (3.8kgs).
American DJ LED Bar Gets It's Heads TogetherOct 11, 2007
American DJ has put its heads together – 4 of them! – to develop the LED Bar, a better way for bands, schools, churches and stage shows to create colorful wall washes. A compact bar with 4 heads, each containing 61 vibrant 5mm LEDs (21 red, 19 green, 21 blue), the DMX-compatible LED Bar can produce thousands of rich, saturated colors through RGB color mixing.