Past Press


LEADERSHIP TENNESSEE GLOWS WITH BANDIT LITES

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – Leadership Tennessee held its Fifth Anniversary Gala, where members of the first five classes along with members of the new sixth class were invited to celebrate the accomplishments of the organization’s efforts to enhance their local communities and move the state of Tennessee forward.

First Lady Chrissy Haslam chaired the event, and Bandit Lites Chair and Founder Michael T. Strickland with Alexis Bogo served as co-chairs for the elegant evening which featured a lighting package provided by Bandit Lites.

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BANDIT LITES AND LUMINA DESIGN LIGHT UP CHIC 2018

KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE – Thousands of high school students around the country descended on the University of Tennessee for CHIC, a five day centering on worship, transformation and fun held by the Evangelical Covenant Church. Bandit Lites supplied the lighting for the main stage at Thompson-Bowling Arena where bands, speakers and worship leaders performed including For King and Country and Kari Jobe.

Lumina Design, headed by Production and Lighting Designers Daniel Smallbone and Matt Brewer, crafted a lighting design around a centerpiece comprised of automated LED walls that involved the branding for the event. With the video component offering numerous looks and forms, it was crucial the lighting was

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SLIGHTLY STOOPID IS OUT FOR THE SUMMER WITH BANDIT LITES

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – American rock band Slightly Stoopid is bringing the party to the people with their “Schools Out for Summer Tour.” Known for their signature blend of reggae, punk, rock and punk sound, the band tours extensively every year, with Pollstar ranking them in the top 20 summer tours for the last two years. Bandit Lites is once again providing the lighting package for the band, who dropped their ninth studio album, Everyday Life, Everyday People mid-July.

Lighting designer Scott O’Connor shared he wanted to design a rig that was all together simple and clean, but bold. This summer’s production evoked the look of a backyard house party, giving the audience the sensation they’ve dropped in on an epic summer bash.

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BANDIT LITES CONTINUES TO GROW WITH TEAM MEMBERS

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – Summer season for Bandit Lites is packed with festivals, massive headlining tours and more, causing a growing need for more shop and road staff. Among the incredibly busy season Bandit is thrilled to welcome Arie Zaky, Jacob Edge, Elizabeth Weller, Mark Scherer, Scott Wesson and Chris Noll as full-time team Bandit Lites members following their initial work with the company as Best Techs.

Arie Zaky will be working as a Cable Assembly Technician and Jacob Edge joined Nashville’s Technical Service Department as a Moving Light Technician.

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