Concerts

History


Lighting in the Rock and Roll Business (Cue - 1979)

BBC News: The Technology behind U2s Tour (October 2018)
[External Website]

See also 

Red Hot Chilli Peppers – Lighting Design 2016 Tour – Scott Holthaus & Leif Dixon

One Direction Concert, October 2014 (Alamodome, San Antonio, Texas USA)

Sensation ‘Source of Light’ show in Amsterdam, 2012

Maroon 5 Load-In (2013)

This is a time lapse of the crew loading in the equipment for the Maroon 5, Overexposed Spring tour. Every show day 12 semi trucks of gear is loaded in, does a show, and then is loaded out. There are 115 points to hold the entire rig up in the air and it weighs 112,340 pounds.

1973 Pink Floyd – Comms Headset recording of lighting designer Arthur Max with new animation

Books

2020
2018
2018
2016
2016
2012
1997

Documents


A-ha On Tour  (December 2019)

AC/DC  (September 2015)

Adele: A Matter of Design  (June 2016)

All Time Low  (March 2016)

Amy Macdonald  (May 2017)

Andrea Bocelli  (October 2016)

Bad Company  (November 2016)

Beverley Knight  (July 2016)

Biffy Clyro  (January 2017)

Bill Bailey: Limboland  (January 2016)

Bjork - Utopia sound  (October 2018)

Bombay Bicycle Club  (March 2020)

Bring Me The Horizon (BMTH)  (December 2016)

Bryan Adams - Ultimate Tour  (July 2018)

Bryan Ferry - An Art Rock Odyssey  (July 2020)

Chvrches  (March 2019)

Classical Spectacular  (May 2019)

Coldplay: A Head Full of Dreams  (September 2016)

David Byrne - American Utopia  (November 2018)

David Gilmour  (November 2015)

Elbow  (May 2018)

ELO - Its A Living Thing  (September 2017)

ELO: Live In Leeds  (May 2016)

Elton John - Farewell Yellow Brick Road  (July 2019)

Eurovision 2015  (July 2015)

Eurovision 2016 Planning  (April 2016)

Eurovision 2016 Stockholm  (June 2016)

Eurovision 2017 Kiev  (June 2017)

Eurovision 2018  (June 2018)

Eurovision 2019 Dare to Dream  (June 2019)

Evanescence  (July 2017)

Gary Numan  (January 2019)

George Ezra  (May 2019)

History: Big Screen Video  (July 2016)

History: Line Arrays  (April 2016)

History: The Scanner Revolution  (February 2016)

History: Truss & Rigging pt.1  (October 2016)

History: Truss & Rigging pt.2  (November 2016)

Hozier  (November 2019)

Imagine Dragons  (December 2015)

Jody Chiang  (November 2015)

Kasabian: Mixing  (November 2017)

Kenny Rogers  (January 2017)

Lewis Capaldi  (April 2020)

Lorde - Melodrama  (July 2018)

Madonna  (February 2016)

Marilyn Manson  (January 2018)

Mark Knopfler  (July 2015)

Michael Buble  (January 2020)

Mike & The Mechanics  (March 2017)

Morrissey  (October 2016)

Muse: Drones  (March 2016)

Neil Diamond  (October 2015)

New Order  (January 2016)

Nightwish  (January 2019)

Nile Rodgers & Chic  (November 2016)

Pink Floyd - A Saucerful of Secrets  (November 2018)

Rag N Bone Man  (April 2018)

Robbie Williams at the Troxy  (December 2016)

Roger Waters  (September 2018)

Sigur Ros: Landscapes of Light  (November 2017)

Simply Red  (February 2016)

Sinatra  (December 2015)

Steven Wilson  (May 2018)

Suppliers: Britannia Row at 40  (December 2015)

Swedish House Mafia  (June 2019)

Take That Live  (July 2015)

Take That Odyssey Tour  (June 2019)

Take That: Wonderland  (July 2017)

Texas Triumphs  (November 2017)

The 1975  (February 2019)

The Mission  (July 2017)

The Who  (June 2020)

U2: Touring the Joshua Tree  (October 2017)

Lighting & Sound International Articles

External Links

Designers

Durham Marenghi
Patrick Woodroffe
Tim Routledge [UK]

Health & Safety

RU Safe? information and guidance about safety in small venues [UK]
The Purple Book - The Purple Guide to Health, Safety and Welfare at Music and Other Events [UK]
The Yellow Book - ABTT Technical Standards for Places of Entertainment Safety standards and guidelines for venues. [UK]

Resources

Access All Areas Live Event Production News [UK]
EIF Events Industry Forum
Guide on Running Events Safely UK Health & Safety Exectuive [UK]
Load-In International Live Touring Industry magazine [UK]
The Dots Online Creative Portfolio

Suppliers

AED Group