AYRTONLIVE ISSUE 15: Shawn Mendes The Tour

Welcome to AyrtonLIVE 15! For those of you heading for LDI in Las Vegas, we have a little online reading for you to download before your flight! In this issue […]

ACT Lighting to become exclusive Ayrton distributor for Canada

Ayrton and ACT Lighting are excited to announce that, from 1 October, 2019, ACT Lighting will assume the exclusive distribution of Ayrton in Canada. Over the past several years Ayrton […]

MagicDot-R is a dream for Billie Eilish World Tour

Dreams and nightmares are the main themes of the Billie Eilish When We Fall Asleep world tour – the first major tour for this young internet sensation whose career is […]

Pulse Lighting Taps Ghibli and Mistral Fixtures for Jason Isbell’s Ryman Residency

Americana rocker Jason Isbell completed a sold-out, six-night residency last autumn at the Ryman Auditorium, the iconic live performance venue in Nashville. Pulse Lighting’s Ayrton Ghibli™ and Mistral™ fixtures helped […]

Ayrton Ghibli shines again for Las Palmas Carnival spectacular

The Canary Islands boasts one of the most spectacular and outstanding annual carnivals in the world, where the streets explode with colourful parades, outdoor parties and music events on every […]

Steve Granville chooses Ghibli for Australia’s Parkway Drive

Formed in 2003, Parkway Drive are an Australian metalcore band from Byron Bay in New South Wales with an international following. Fresh from back-to-back ARIA (Australian Recording Industry Association) no.1 […]

Ghibli performs to perfection in Spain’s most popular musicals

Madrid is currently hosting some of the greatest and most famous musical shows from Broadway, in which Ayrton Ghibli™ spot fixtures are delivering masses of quality light and colour whilst […]

Mistral-S and Bora-S ideal for The Rubens in Australia

In celebration of their third studio album, Lo La Ru, five-piece Australian band, The Rubens, from Menangle, New South Wales, performed for audiences across the country last November and December. […]

Ayrton Ghibli enter A State of Trance with The Art of Light for ASOT 900

Andre Beekmans, lighting designer with The Art of Light, used Ayrton’s Ghibli LED spot fixtures to create a unique lightscape on and around the main stage at A State of […]

Ayrton Lighting Plays Major Role at Eurovision Song Contest 2019

Ola Melzig, Head of Production for the Eurovision Song Contest 2019: “For the second year in a row, we’ve had a close cooperation with Ayrton (for Eurovision). Their fixtures are […]

AYRTON CATALOGUE 2019

Ayrton is very excited to present its completely new catalogue, bringing your Ayrton product information bang up-to-date. The 2019 edition brings together the entire range of Ayrton LED products from […]

AYRTONLIVE ISSUE 14: Calogero Liberté Chérie Tour

Welcome to AyrtonLIVE 14! This issue of AyrtonLIVE gives a snapshot of our global reach with stories coming from the US, Australia, France, Norway, Spain and the Canary Islands, as […]

Lightpower takes over exclusive Ayrton distribution for Germany

Ayrton and Lightpower are excited to announce that, from the 1stJuly 2019, Lightpower will take over the exclusive distribution of Ayrton in Germany. Throughout the past years Ayrton has increasingly […]

Ayrton WildSun K-25 TC premieres with Boston Ballet in North America and Paris

Ayrton, and its exclusive US distributor, ACT Lighting Inc, in conjunction with lighting equipment supplier 4Wall Entertainment, were delighted to support Boston Ballet’s 2018–2019 spring season with the provision of […]

Lighting up Christmas in the Canary Islands

More often viewed as a summer holiday destination, the Canary Islands are also an exciting destination to spend the Christmas holidays in warmer climes, and this season proved no exception. […]

CALOGERO Under the lights of Vincent Lérisson

For his “Liberté Cherie” tour, French pop star Calogéro selected Vincent Lérisson, the talented young lighting designer of the French electro duo Justice. In this extraordinary stage and lighting design […]

Keith Urban ‘Embraces the Square’ on Grafitti U World Tour

Keith Urban’s 2018 world tour in support of his tenth studio album, Grafitti U, kicked off in North America in June 2018. Since then the talented country/rock singer, musician, songwriter […]

Kimarius Abrahamsen Creates Magic for Award-Winning Cezinando with MagicBlade-FX

Norwegian lighting designer, Kimarius Abrahamsen, chose Ayrton MagicBlade-R and MagicBlade-FX lighting fixtures as the main structural elements of his design for Cezinando’s tour and summer festival appearances, helping earn the […]

Louis Oliver picks Ayrton Khamsin, Bora and Mistral for Shawn Mendes: The Tour

Shawn Mendes: The Tour hit the road at the beginning of March on a 9-month, 105 date world tour under a lighting rig which comprises Ayrton Khamsin-S, Ayrton Bora-S and […]

Kurt Wagner frames Michael Bublé with Ayrton MagicDot-SX

Michael Bublé’s world tour, An Evening With Michael Bublé, in celebration of his 10th studio album, #❤️ (Love), marks the singer’s long-awaited return to touring after a two-year hiatus. It […]

Ayrton MagicBlade™R key to Haywyre’s Discovery + Form Tour

American musician, music producer, composer and DJ, Martin Vogt – known by his stage name of Haywyre – hit the road this February with his Discovery + Form tour to […]

Ghibli makes its debut at Garsington Opera

Founded in 1989, the annual Garsington Opera Festival takes place over seven weeks in June and July at the Wormsley Estate, home of the Getty family, amid the beautiful natural […]

What Now for Ayrton? MagicBlade-FX tours with Sylvan Esso

One of indie pop’s most exciting young bands, Sylvan Esso, is making waves on both sides of the Atlantic, having played top venues across North America last summer, including the […]

Premier Global Production provides Ghibli for Brett Eldredge’s The Long Way Tour

As soon as Nashville-based Premier Global Production took delivery of 26 Ghibli™ fixtures, Ayrton’s first LED spot luminaire with a factory-equipped framing system, they quickly sent them on tour with […]

AYRTONLIVE ISSUE 13: Eurovision Song Contest 2018

Welcome to AyrtonLIVE 13!   It’s been a busy year for Ayrton with more new products and more great projects from the many talented lighting designers who, we are delighted […]

Ayrton MagicPanel™-602 in the frame for Shania Twain

Canadian singer songwriter and all round ‘Queen of Country pop’, Shania Twain, is hitting the road with her long-awaited Shania Now tour. Twain has wowed audiences in North America and […]

MagicDot-Xt Diamond Formation for Lenny Kravitz’s Raise Vibration

The Lenny Kravitz 2018 Raise Vibration tour, in support of his new album of the same name, kicked off earlier this year in Mexico City. The long-awaited tour from singer, […]

Dan Hadley Rocks MagicPanel-Fx with Foo Fighters Concrete and Gold Tour

Iconic American rock band, Foo Fighters, will soon wind down their 18-month Concrete and Gold world tour which launched back in May 2017 at BottleRock Festival in Napa Valley in […]

Ayrton lighting fixtures define looks for Vince Staples and Tyler, The Creator

Currently performing at festivals across Europe, American rap and hip hop artist, Vince Staples, spent the first quarter of the year in the USA opening for headliner, Tyler, the Creator. […]

Ayrton adds architecture to Appelt’s Eurovision splendour

Ayrton is extremely proud that lighting designer, Jerry Appelt, chose more than 700 Ayrton fixtures for his stellar design at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest. Appelt chose not to incorporate […]

Ayrton’s new Ghibli™ LED spot luminaires join Kieran Healy’s lighting rig for “American Idol”

After 15 seasons on FOX, American Idol moved to ABC this year where the show’s longtime lighting designer, Kieran Healy, added 50 Ghibli fixtures, Ayrton’s first LED spot luminaire with […]

Church Delivers Serenity of Summer for Korn with Ayrton

Korn lighting designer, Thomas ‘Church’ Christmann is no stranger to the world of Ayrton. “On my first outing with Ayrton fixtures I was really impressed with the style, the output, […]

Maroon 5 Head to Mandalay Bay with Ayrton MagicBlade-R

American pop-rock band, Maroon 5, well known for hits including Harder to Breathe and Moves Like Jagger, with their latest album Red Pill Blues released in November, are especially popular […]

Yves Aucoin Puts Celine Dion in the Frame

This summer’s Celine Dion LIVE 2017 tour, in support of her 2016 French-language album Encore un soir, took the Canadian songstress on a 25-date tour of Europe in her first […]

Show must go on. #SaveStageLighting

For commendable environmental reasons, the EU commission is intent on revising all the standards affecting entertainment lighting products. Since 2003, with technology, ecology, stage design and product performance in mind, […]

Ayrton Appoints ACT Lighting as Exclusive Distributor for the United States

It is with great pleasure that Ayrton announces the appointment of ACT Lighting, Inc. as its new exclusive distributor for the United States, with effect from 10 January 2018. ACT […]

Yoann Pelletier on tour with Gérald de Palmas in a forest of MagicDot-SX

For the tour of artist Gérald de Palmas, the lighting designer Yoann Pelletier had the task of creating a visual design using only light, breaking with the trend of video […]

Ayrton Honoured at LDI 2017 Awards for Most Creative Use of Light

Ayrton was delighted and proud to receive the LDI 2017 Award for the Most Creative Use of Light at last week’s LDI Show in Las Vegas. The Award was presented […]

AYRTONLIVE ISSUE 12: The Chainsmokers MDNO Tour

Welcome to AyrtonLIVE12! We have a whole swathe of stories for you involving our lighting fixtures so let’s jump right in! We kick off with a preview of our presence […]

Robbie Williams Heavy Entertainment

Robbie Williams’ latest European tour took in all points east and west of the continent throughout the summer, culminating in two shows in the Russian cities of St Petersburg and […]

Thinking inside the box… Ayrton throws light on The Chainsmokers Memories…Do Not Open tour

Grammy Award-winning artist producer duo, The Chainsmokers, aka Alex Pall and Drew Taggart, embarked on their first arena tour earlier this year, visiting 36 cities across North America. The multi-faceted […]