A state of Trance

Dutch Trance worldwide

A state of Trance is the world’s most popular Dance Radio Show. It can be received in 87 countries throught 100 radiostations, attracting about 37 million listeners. Trance music is a worldwide phenomenon, exported by Dutch DJ’s like Tiësto and Armin van Buuren, who is also the host of the radioshow called ASOT.  To celebrate the 900th episode, ASOT turned the main hall in the Utrecht Jaarbeurs into a steaming trance club. Ampco Flashlight was selected to supply lighting, rigging and motion for ASOT900.

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12 trailers with lights & rigging brought in some two kilometers of truss, 280 electric chainhoists, a lot of moving lights and 26 CyberHoist II chainhoists. The results were astonishing, and we are already looking forward to ASOT1000! 

pictures: (c) Jorrit Lousberg/Light at Work 

Bij Ampco - Flashligt deel genomen aan de Allen & Heath seminar SQ. Seminar werd gegeven door Fred Thomas. We zijn hartelijk ontvangen en in korte tijd door Fred door de SQ heen geleid.Erg veel geleerd, en onder de indruk van de SQ serie. Er stonden voor de deelnemers een SQ klaar om tijdens het seminar direct alles uit te proberen, aan het einde nog tijd om zelf de mixer uit te proberen.Hartelijk dank aan Ampco en Fred.Ik kom graag nog eens terug!
Ronald van Amelsvoort
Ronald van Amelsvoort
17:10 16 Jan 19
Onze D&B leverancier, maar ook gewoon voor een statief van K&M. Alles onder 1 dak!
Stephan Barneveld
Stephan Barneveld
10:47 19 Apr 18
Mooi modern gebouw. Goed geluid.
Kin Tsoi
Kin Tsoi
21:23 07 Apr 18
Prachtig en slim ontworpen gebouw. Kreeg indrukwekkende rondleiding van mijn zwager.
Monique ten Boske
Monique ten Boske
19:38 10 Jan 18
Een topbedrijf op gebied van geluid en licht! Met geweldig goed personeel zowel in het magazijn met verzamelen,laden en lossen.De technische dienst en uiteraard het personeel on the road!De bouw en breakploeg! En de bediening van het geluid en licht tijdens de optredens en voorstellingen!En dan uiteraard ook de mensen achter de schermen!!!
Ton Speijer
Ton Speijer
19:56 28 Jun 14
Dank voor een levende Nacht van de Doden-NDSM!!!
Hetty van Bommel
Hetty van Bommel
20:49 03 Dec 13


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