Jean-Philippe Bourdon on Mission: Les enfoirés At the Zénith theatre in Toulouse, France

Lighting designers, like sailors, live away from their families and homes, sharing war stories over a glass, as the legendary old navigators told fantastic tales of their voyages through dreamlike […]

Vitalic and Ayrton go on Tour with a spacecraft! At the Aeronef Lille Venue in France

French electro musician Vitalic is out on tour, and the All Access Design group have conjured an outstanding scenic design concept: a luminous, moving “space oddity” suspended over his head […]

FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE DIG YOUR ROOTS while MagicBlade™R flourishes

The multi award-winning country duo, Florida Georgia Line, took their third album Dig Your Roots on a 69-date tour across America in 2016 with a show that marked their emergence […]

Ayrton Celebrates 15th Anniversary with new products – and an Award – at Prolight+Sound, Frankfurt 2017

Ayrton celebrated its 15th anniversary at Prolight + Sound with new products, new staff and a prestigious PIPA Award in the Light FX category for its MagicBurst™ graphic LED strobe […]

AYRTONLIVE ISSUE 11: KoЯn tours Europe

Welcome to AyrtonLIVE issue 11. First and foremost in this issue we pay tribute to our dear friend Valère Huart Gyors, who left us in early February to add another […]

LEROY BENNETT GOES ONE ON ONE with MagicPanel™R

Paul McCartney’s One on One tour started in Fresno, California in April 2016 since when it has clocked up 41 shows, to date, across North and South America, Europe and […]

LADY GAGA ROCKS SUPER BOWL LI with a little help from Ayrton

On 5 February Houston, Texas played host to the NFL’s Super Bowl LI, fought out between the New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons at NRG Stadium. Entertaining the crowds […]

Ayrton fixtures praised by Church on KoЯn European tour

Grammy-award-winning, nu metal band, KoЯn, embarks on a tour of mainland Europe in March, starting in Zurich and culminating in Slovakia in April, with a set that features Ayrton MagicPanel™-R […]

TRIBUTES TO VALÈRE

From SoundLightUp.com The Ayrton team has just announced the terrible news – brutal and irrevocable – that Valère has died. Silence… incredulity… an icy chill spread through our veins. First […]

Dimitri Vassiliu takes WildSun™K25 on tour with French band LES INSUS

After playing France’s small/medium concert venues and festivals, French rock band LES INSUS, made up of former members of Telephone – Jean-Louis Aubert, Louis Bertignac et Richard Kolinka – are […]

AYRTONLIVE ISSUE 10: HIGH SCREAM CREATES USHUAÏA’S Wow factor with Ayrton

Welcome to AyrtonLIVE10, the tenth of our news magazines, which showcases Ayrton products and some of the great projects they appear in around the world. Firstly, we are delighted to […]

Ayrton’s MagicDot™-R ‘robot army’ energises the Eurovision Song Contest

The 2016 European Song Contest provided lighting designer, Fredrik Jönsson of Eyebrow Designs, Sweden, the opportunity he’d been waiting for: to specify and deploy Ayrton’s MagicDot™-R fixtures. A total of […]

Ayrton DreamPanel Twin Adds Sparkle to the JEWEL of Las Vegas

Hakkasan Group’s JEWEL nightclub, which opened in May 2016 at Las Vegas’ prestigious Aria Resort & Casino, has provided a major new playground for Ayrton lighting fixtures. Along with Ayrton […]

A Magical Weekend with Ayrton

Working with the Ayrton MagicDot™-R luminaires proved to be a rewarding and pleasurable ‘Weekend’ experience for Litecom’s designer, Mikkel Samuelsen, at the recent Weekend (WKND) Festival. This uber exciting northern […]

Ayrton wins Live Design™ Product of the Year Award for the second year in a row with MagicDot™-R

Ayrton’s MagicDot™-R has been awarded the Live Design™ Product of the Year 2016 in the Effects Category at the 9th annual Live Design Awards ceremony that took place in Manhattan […]

Joining up the Killer Dots

Lighting Designer Steven Douglas is no stranger to the delights of Ayrton fixtures. When he was looking for a new way to showcase The Killers’ logo of a ‘K’, his […]

AyrtonLive ISSUE 9: THE WEEKND 650 Ayrton fixtures involved in the lighting design of LEROY BENNETT

Welcome to the 9th issue of AyrtonLIVE, bringing you all the latest news and developments, hot off the press. We start by bringing you nine new products which really drew […]

Ayrton Launches Nine New Products at Prolight + Sound 2016

Ayrton presented a number of new products at Prolight + Sound, Frankfurt, exhibiting with its German distributor, Vision Stage, on a ‘double-decker’ stand where this year’s new creations were shown […]

Mike Swinford showcases Ayrton with Jason Aldean

Three-time and reigning Male Vocalist of the Year at the ACM Awards, Jason Aldean, is currently on tour across America and Australia with his We Were Here tour, named after […]

Something for The Weeknd from Ayrton

The sold-out Madness Fall Tour by Canadian singer, songwriter and record producer, The Weeknd, in support of his third studio album, Beauty Behind the Madness, was a spectacular production, with […]

The Béjart Ballet Company Lausanne chooses LED Lighting fixtures from Ayrton.

The Béjart Ballet Lausanne takes delivery of 22 NANDOBEAM™S6 luminaires from Swiss Distributor CAST Switzerland SA In the past, world-renowned ballet company Béjart Ballet Lausanne always opted for automated wash […]

Ayrton MagicDot™-R Dazzles on NFL’s Sunday Night Football Opener on NBC

Lighting designer Benoit Richard, of Millennium Lighting Design, Inc, chose his first use of Ayrton MagicDot™-R fixtures for the video shoot of NBC’s spectacular NFL Sunday Night Football Open, employing […]

Ayrton understands fun with Verstehen Sie Spass

Thomas Gerdon, lighting designer for one of Germany’s most popular television shows, Verstehen sie Spass, used a substantial rig of Ayrton lighting fixtures to light the live broadcast from Munich’s […]

AyrtonLive ISSUE 8: Maroon 5 V Tour. Pushing the boundaries with new technologies, Angular looks

Welcome to the eighth issue of our AyrtonLIVE magazine. AyrtonLIVE8 features just some of the exciting projects that centre around our latest product releases. Ayrton has launched six new products […]

Dave Grohl’s Iron Throne Powered By Ayrton MagicDot™R

Foo Fighters front man, Dave Grohl, has famously reclaimed the stage for the band’s Sonic Highways tour, mounted on his own ‘Iron Throne’ after breaking his leg in a fall […]

MagicBlade™R makes UK/European debut with Enter Shikari

Lighting Designer, Steve Bewley, is the first to tour the UK and Europe with Ayrton MagicBlade™-R fixtures, using over 100 units for British rock-band, Enter Shikari, in support of their […]

Ayrton MagicDot™R makes its US debut at Rock in Rio

Ayrton MagicDot™-R, one of the latest products from innovative French LED lighting manufacturer, Ayrton, made its US debut with Bruno Mars at Rock In Rio Las Vegas in May. Lighting […]

Ayrton MagicPanel-R and MagicBlade-R cut a dash with Take That

Lighting designer, Tim Routledge, has employed a quantity of Ayrton MagicBlade-R and MagicPanel-R LED fixtures on Take That’s Live 2015 tour, which is currently travelling the UK in promotion of […]

Ayrton Continues to Inspire and Innovate at Prolight + Sound 2015

True to form, French LED lighting manufacturer, Ayrton, surprised visitors and clients with the launch of no less than seven new products at Prolight + Sound 2015. The newest developments […]

AyrtonLive ISSUE 7: EZ3kiel’s Lux Tour. MagicPanel, at the heart of Yann Nguema’s visuals

Welcome to AyrtonLIVE7, the magazine which brings you hotly anticipated Ayrton news and reports. Since the last issue Ayrton has been as busy as ever and, determined as always to […]

Andrew Cass move mountains for The String Cheese Incident

Lighting designer, Andrew Cass chose MagicPanel™602 and MagicBlade™R LED fixtures for his dynamic lighting of The String Cheese Incident which toured the US from late summer 2014 to early 2015. […]

RADICAL Lighting Fixtures illuminate Hungary’s Rising Stars

Ayrton’s dynamic MagicPanel™R and MagicBlade™R LED lighting fixtures formed key elements in Light Design Kft’s lighting of the interactive singing contest Rising Star Hungary, the Grand Finale of which broke […]

New Year’s Eve with Fumiya Fujii at Nippon Budokan

The world-famous Nippon Budokan arena in central Tokyo played host to the Fumiya Fujii 30th Best Special Countdown Live on New Year’s Eve 2014. The show was the spectacular culmination […]

Ayrton MagicPanel™602 Crowns Queen + Adam Lambert’s Worldwide Tour

Ayrton, French manufacturer of original LED lighting solutions, is proud to announce that its MagicPanel™602 LED panel fixtures are touring the world with the 2014/15 Queen + Adam Lambert world […]

Ayrton Magic for Jason Bullock on Wiz Khalifa’s Under the Influence Tour

Lighting designer, Jason Bullock of Infinity Point Design, Inc., brought a wealth of new Ayrton lighting fixtures to Wiz Khalifa’s Under the Influence of Music Tour this year. Under the […]

Usher gets RADICAL with Ayrton on the UR Experience Tour

Eric Wade, of FOHShow LLC (www.fohshow.com), is the first US lighting designer to put Ayrton’s RADICAL new MagicPanel™-R out on a major tour – that of American R&B/Hip-Hop artist Usher […]

AyrtonLive Issue 6: Stromae lit square by Paul Chappet… With Magic Panel

Welcome to AyrtonLIVE6, bringing you the latest news and developments from us here at Ayrton. Since our last issue when we reported the successful launch of MagicPanel 602, we are […]

TRIGGERFINGER ON TOUR WITH MAGICPANEL™R

In 2012, Triggerfinger achieved a major international breakthrough with their unplugged glasses, cup and knife percussion riff cover of “I Follow Rivers” and earlier this year released a new album, […]

Ayrton Returns to PLASA 2014

Following a new distribution partnership for the UK freshly signed with Ambersphere Solutions, Ayrton’s return to PLASA where it last exhibited in 2011 was a complete triumph. The company launched […]

Ayrton brings glamour to Germany’s Next Top Model

Ayrton MagicPanel-FX, AlienPix-RS and MagicBlade-R fixtures starred alongside the catwalk models during the grand finale of Germany’s Next Top Model on 25 May 2017. The spectacular, full-scale production – now […]

New Ayrton fixtures for Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers 40th Anniversary Tour A modern twist on some old favourites.

Classic American blues rock band Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers celebrates its fortieth anniversary and thirteen studio albums with their current 5 month (53-date) tour of the US and Canada, […]

Ayrton MagicPanel™602 Tour with Black Sabbath

Ayrton’s MagicPanel™602 fixtures joined the big boys once again, touring Europe in late 2013 as part of a powerful lighting rig for legendary rock band and reputed ‘creators’ of heavy […]