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RASCAL FLATTS TAKES BANDIT ON THE SUMMER PLAYLIST TOUR

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – Rascal Flatts, one of the nation’s hottest-selling touring acts, is out headlining the SUMMER PLAYLIST TOUR with a lighting package provided by Bandit Lites. With more than seventeen No. 1 hits over their career, Rascal Flatts most recent single “Back to Life” is rising on country radio, following their back-to-back chart-topping singles “Yours If You Want It” and “I Like the Sound of That.”

With the iconic trio celebrating their 20th anniversary next year, lighting designer Travis Shirley looked to fashion a fresh design that both honored their two decades of touring and reinvented what audiences expect from a Rascal Flatts performance.

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JACKSON BROWNE TOURS WITH BANDIT LITES

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Jackson Browne is back on the road for the next leg of his tour with a lighting package supplied by Bandit Lites, and while the iconic singer-songwriter’s last few tours featured big, saturated looks and backdrops, lighting designer Steve Comer designed this year’s run around beams rather than a set.

“I chose to do ladders behind the band and some side trusses at a downward angle to wrap around the band and provide beams of light that surrounds them,” Comer explained.

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BANDIT LITES PROMOTES ANDY REESE AND ERICH HUDGENS

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – With summer heating up and a multitude of projects rolling out of the Nashville location, Bandit Lites, the world’s premier concert lighting company, is pleased to share the recent promotions of two valued staff members, Andy Reese and Erich Hudgens.

Andy Reese joined Bandit Lites nearly seven years, proving a vital addition to the purchasing team. In his new role as Director of Purchasing, Reese will provide support to the sales and production staff to facilitate timely and cost-effective purchases across the entire company.  

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BANDIT LITES CONTINUES TO PROVIDE TOUR LIGHTING PACKAGE FOR JASON ALDEAN AFTER WORKING TOGETHER FOR OVER A DECADE

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – Bandit Lites has once again provided a lighting package for multi-Platinum entertainer Jason Aldean as he continues to take his 2019 RIDE ALL NIGHT TOUR to stadiums and amphitheaters across the country. Continuing to partner together since 2008, Bandit Lites has supplied nearly 250 fixtures including Martin MAC Auras, VL 3500 Washes, VL 3000 Spots, GLP X4 Bar 20, GLP X4 Bar 10, Chauvet Rogue RH1 Hybrids, Bandit Matrix 5x5 and Nitro 510C.

Lighting Designer and Creative Producer Nick Whitehouse collaborated with Jason Aldean’s Lighting Director Keith Hoagland to choose fixtures. Whitehouse, Kelly Sticksel and Brian Vaughan of Fireplay then forged the placement and

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