The flagship HD Hippotizer has developed to the leading media servers for professional applications because of his eight-layer HD playback and the total of 16 media layers.
The Hippotizer HD is ideal for concerts, theater, TV and installations, and allows flexibility, strength and control for all your events. Hippotizer media servers are among to the ”top” range servers in the event industry.
The group, „Los Jaivas“ is currently on a world tour, performing their well renowned “Heights of Machu Picchu”. 30 Years upon recording this album, they celebrated its continued existence on October 16th 2011 at the House of World Cultures and delivered a fantastic spectacle, motivating the audience to dance.
This event was organized by the Chilean embassy in Germany. Prominent guests of that evening included Literary Nobel Prize recipient and Peruvian writer (more…)
Thilo Goos from Black Box Music on current developments “Nice Expansion”
The event service provider Black Box Music (BBM) of Berlin was able to record an enormously positive development over the last few years. To find out what caused this success, we interviewed BBM executive director Mister Thilo Goos.
StageReport: BBM has so far focussed on the tour and show business. Will you go on this way?
Thilo Goos: Definitely. Tours and shoes will remain at the centre of our activities. So far, the sales share of Corporate Events has been at around 20 per cent. But we are striving to increase this figure. This also applies to TV productions, for that matter. For this purpose, we have just enhanced out team taking in a specialist for TV lighting. (more…)
Lamps, moving lights and other equipment can be installed in the HOF Alutec MLT Traverse and allows using with maximum efficiency in touring mode. Not only is the transport volume reduced with this traverse also the optimal set-up and dismantling times will be reduce to an absolute minimum.
The successor of the dV-DOSC, namesd KARA reaches now for the first time the home at BBM as part of the L-Acoustics K1 system after the systems has traveled around the world with the Sade tour.
The Clay Paky Sharpy is able to produce a beam that is brighter in the hotspot as devices with higher power consumption because of the special optical lens. The brownish / blue edges of the usual micro Fresnel lenses are eliminated by the used optic. Extremely fast pan / tilt movements are possible because of the compact size and low weight of only 16kg. The Sharpy has a gobo wheel with 17 gobos and a color wheel with 14 colors. The palette of effects is complete with a (more…)
On September 2nd 2011 ABB and Black Box Music welcomed Dr. Angela Merkel to Pankow Park for the start of the 2011-2012 apprentice-ship year. The one-hour event included a speech by the Federal Chancellor and a music performance by the band “Cucumbers”.
The highlight of the day was when Federal Chancellor, the CEO of ABB Germany, Dr. Peter Terwiesch and the managing dircetor of Black Box Music, Thilo Goos (more…)
The Shotlight Wash combines two 1500 watt strobe tubes with an Alpha Wash 1500 built into the front, the most powerful wash light of the Alpha family. The Shotlight Wash offers also its superior reliability and all the technological and constructional advantages. The two strobe tubes can be activating independently and separately from the wash light-control function. This unique combination of a wash light (more…)
After Sade was touring in the U.S. and South America, now definitely one thing falls into place: Sade is the concert sensation of the year. Due to the fantastic reviews and the endless demands, there are three additional dates in Germany as part of the Sade world tour this autumn. They are planned in Mannheim, Leipzig and Dortmund.
Black Box Music still accompanied Sade with their tour “The Ultimate Collection” through Europe and Australia. As the inventory of BBM-L-Acoustics K1 through new systems and has grown up to more than (more…)
On the weekend of September 15th – 18th, 2011 it once again said “Welcome to ’Berlin Live’“. Berlin is vibrant, diverse, democratic and international.
“Berlin Live” is a small festival held in TRAFO, the impressive, concrebe cathedral of the legendary Tresor club. Three bands come together and play alternately. It unites a common idea, reference or period – and their affinity to Berlin.
On September 15th 2011 Berlin live opens with the band Einstürzende Neubauten, Wire and Caspar Brötzmann massacre. (more…)