Ausbildungspreis Artikelbild On 6 June 2013, the best training companies in Berlin were awarded by the Chamber of Industry and Commerce and it was Black Box Music that won the award in the category „training company up to 50 employees. BBM not only offers the apprentices the chance to acquire hands-on experiences by supervising stages at the carnival of cultures, for example, or planning exhibition stands – the company is also supporting exchange projects with other companies and the apprentices have the chance to acquire additional qualifications. Besides, regarding non-technical (more…)
Berlinermorgenpostlogo The Berliner Morgenpost reports about Black Box Music at the “Ausbildungspreis”: (more…)
Artikelbild DTH „Die Toten Hosen“ made it: on 14 May 2013 ( their 30th anniversary on stage) they sold their millionth ticket for the current tour! According to their label JKP, this tour is one of the biggest tours in the German-speaking world regarding the numbers of spectators. On 12 October 2013, the band will play the final show of this tour in Düsseldorf. Until then, they are playing 61 shows altogether, 53 of them are already sold out. 50.000 DTH fans are expected for the concerts in Freibug and Berlin. Until now, most of the concerts of this tour are already sold out. There is, however, still a chance to purchase tickets for the following tour dates: 24.05.13 Regensburg, Danube Arena (sold out) 25.05.13 Austria – Innsbruck, Olympics Hall (sold out) 31.05.13 Bochum, Rewirpowerstadion (sold out) 01.06.13 Bochum, Rewirpowerstadion (sold out) 07.06.13 Hanover, Expo Plaza Open Air (sold out) 09.06.13 Switzerland – St.Gallen, AFG Arena (sold out) 11.06.13 Munich, Olympics Hall (sold out) 14.06.13 Heilbronn, Frankenstadion (sold out) 15.06.13 Gräfenhainichen, Ferropolis 16.06.13 Kassel, Auestadion (Hessentag) (sold out) 21.06.13 Bocholt, Stadion am Hünting (sold out) 22.06.13 St. Wendel/Bosen, Festwiese am Bostalsee (sold out) 23.06.13 St. Wendel/Bosen, Festwiese am Bostalsee 29.06.13 Cologne, RheinEnergieStadion 07.07.13 Hoyerswerda, Seenland Festival 13.07.13 Freiburg, Messe Open Air (sold out) 20.07.13 Schweinfurt, Willy-Sachs-Stadion (sold out) 09.08.13 Berlin, former airport Tempelhof (sold out) 22.08.13 Dresden, movie nights on the bank of the River Elbe (sold out) 23.08.13 Dresden, movie nights on the bank of the River Elbe (sold out) 24.08.13 Neu-Ulm, Wiley Open Air (sold out) 28.08.13 Rostock, IGA Park 29.08.13 Hamburg, Hamburger Kultursommer (sold out) 31.08.13 Minden, Weserufer 06.09.13 Bayreuth, Hans-Walter-Wild-Stadion 07.09.13 Mannheim, Maimarktgelände 11.10.13 Düsseldorf, Esprit Arena 12.10.13 Düsseldorf, Esprit Arena (sold out) Festival dates 2013 06.07.13 Switzerland – Locarno, Moon and Stars (new) 18.-21.07.13 Cuxhaven – Deichbrand Festival 19.07.13 Switzerland – Bern – Gurtenfestival (sold out ) 15.-17.08.13 Austria – St. Pölten – FM4 Frequency Festival 21.09.13 Konstanz, Rock am See You can expect some great shows!                  Black Box Music is providing the entire sound, light and video technology for this tour. Among others, the following equipment is being used: 48 x L-Acoustics K1, L-Acoustics V-DOSC, L-Acoustics SB-28, L-Acoustics KARA, L-Acoustics ARCS-II, L-Acoustics K1-SB, system amp rack L-Acoustics LA-RAK, system amp rack L-Acoustics RK-12/4, L-Acoustics 112XT, Digidesign Venue D-Show, Waves MAXXBCL, Vertigo Sound VSC-2, Yamaha PM5D-RH, L-Acoustics FM-115, L-Acoustics KUDO, Sennheiser IEM and wireless mikrophones, VARI*LITE VL3500 Wash FX, Martin MAC 101, Martin MAC 2000 Wash XB, Martin Atomic 3000, Clay Paky Sharpy, followspots Robert Juliat Lancelot, MA –Dimmer and Telex wireless intercom, etc. Photos: ©
BBM Presse Daimler AG AB Painted in midnight black, on the road at night: Black Box Music´s new trucks are transporting concert equipment from city to city. Where Rock ’n’ Roll and state–of–the-art motor technology meet: on board of Black Box Music´s trucks! Three new Actros were recently added to the fleet of the service provider for event technology based in Berlin. BBM´s trucks are transporting concert equipment for bands like Seeed or artists like Nelly Furtado, such as loudspeaker boxes, spotlights or the drummer´s stool. Under the hood, there are some extremely reliable motors running with Euro VI aggregates – low–emission (more…)
TVoG Artikelbild The 8 semifinalists of the „Voice of Germany“ contest went on tour and played 9 shows in Germany, proving that they are able to entertain a big audience even without the support of their famous coaches Rea Garvey, Nena, The BossHoss and Xavier Naidoo. The concerts were almost sold-out and a lot of equipment was being used. 6 trucks and 4 nightliners were needed in oder to transport the 90 people of the crew (more…)
Event Rookie #3 Event Rookie reports about Black Box Music at the CRO Tour: “As far as the sound was concerned, this show had everything you can ask for: rough bass and great speech intelligibility. And the lightshow was eye candy with a hundred per cent output.“ (Event Rookie ” Carlo macht den Panda” from Magazine #3 2013)
Production Partner 4-2013 Production Partner reports about Black Box Music on the SEEED Tour: „Black Box Music´s skull logo was omnipresent at the ISS Dome and the loudspeaker boxes were also provided by BBM.” (Production Partner “Seeed 2013: Dancehall-Party in XXL” from Magazine 4/2013)
MB Transporter Magazin 04_2013 Mercedes-Benz Transport reports about Black Box Music at the Cro Tour: „They´re bringing Rock’n‘Roll into town: the event technicians from Black Box Music develop concepts for tours and events and provide the equipment for those. (…) „Our fleet includes eleven long-distance trucks, two 12-tonners and several transporters, all by Mercedes-Benz“, says Thilo „Baby“ Goos.“ (Mercedes-Benz Transport „Easy“ on tour“ 04/2013 issue)
FK Artikelbild Fritz Kalkbrenner started his tour on 7 March 2013. He combines a variety of genres, his tracks sound a little bit melancholic and warm with a hint of pop, but always cool and smooth. Kalkbrenner is promoting his new album „Sick Travellin‘“, released October 2012, with more than 30 shows on his tour across Europe and Asia. During his 3-hour gig, he creates a fantastic atmosphere, a night you´ll always remember. On 28 March 2013, Fritz Kalkbrenner is playing a sold-out show at Batschkapp (more…)
IAmJonny Artikelbild On 7 April 2013, a special benefit concert will take place. Musicians of any genre, who want to make a difference are invited to perform under the motto: I am Jonny – voices for our brother. Jonny K. was the victim of a violent crime at Alexanderplatz for helping his friend. Due to his civil courage, he lost his life. 7 April 2013 would have been his 21st birthday. The registered society „I Am Jonny e.V.“ is dedicated to inform the public, especially children and adolescents, about peaceful coexistence, civil courage and respect. Black Box Music and many other companies such as Admiralspalast, PSD Bank Berlin, MCM, Lindt and Estée Lauder are sponsoring this special event to set an example as well. The proceeds of this event will be used to support effective and sustainable initiatives and projects for adolescents, to sponsor a memorial plaque at Alexanderplatz and to support the formation of the foundation. LINEUP: SEEED VOCALISTS, BLUE MAN GROUP, GLASPERLENSPIEL, MIC DONET, ANDREAS BOURANI, ELIF, KASES SKY, JESSICA JEAN, ADESSE, B-TIGHT PLAYAZ, OK KID, BLUMIO, JOCELYN B. SMITH, FERDINAND RENNIE, PETER FREUDENTHALER, GÜNTER LAMPRECHT, RAPHAEL HILLEBRAND & RUBBER LEGZ, TEAM RECYCLED, SURPASSING SKILLZ, CENTRE TALMA. Where: Admiralspalast – Friedrichstrasse 101 – 10117 Berlin When: 07.04.2013 | Um: 18:00 Tickets here