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DAVE KOZ CHRISTMAS TOUR KICKS OFF WITH BANDIT LITES

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – With five holiday albums and a three-decade career that has accumulated more than nine No. 1 albums on Billboard's Current Contemporary Jazz Album chart and nine Grammy-award nominations, Dave Koz’s 21st iteration of his Christmas Tour is a show that is simply not to be missed. Bandit Lites supplied the lighting for the festive celebration, whose Special Guests include Mindi Abair, Jonathan Butler and Keiko Matsui.

“‘Santa Claus is coming to town’ with ‘a few of our favorite things’ (mostly egg nog),” joked Lighting Designer Erik Parker, “but to help the country really get in

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CHRIS TOMLIN SHINES WITH BANDIT LITES AND FORGE DESIGNS

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – Grammy winning artist Chris Tomlin recently wrapped a fall Canadian tour with a lighting package crafted by Forge Designs and provided by Bandit Lites. The tour preceded the release of Tomlin’s newest album Holy Roar and, as with all his endeavors, worked to act as a conduit of worship to audiences, an effort the team at Forge Designs matched in their design process.

“How many times have you been to or seen a concert, TV performance or theatrical show and thought ‘man, that seems dark,’ or on the other side, ‘too bright’,” mused Forge Designs Lighting Designer Christian Hahn. “Personally,

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TOGETHER 2018 SHINES WITH BANDIT LITES AT TEXAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Evangelism movement PULSE held another Together event Oct. 20-21, 2018 at the Texas Motor Speedway, featuring a lighting package from Bandit Lites. The emotional weekend showcased an all-star lineup including Hillsong Worship, Jesus Culture, Bethel, Ravi Zacharias, Lecrae, Francis Chan and Nick Hall, all with the aim “to promote unity and lift up the name of Jesus.”

“This show was designed to incorporate a look that would be dynamic in daylight and for nighttime,” said Lighting Designer Mark Carver. “This was accomplished using large face LED fixtures such as BB7 and B-EYES and the incandescent

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BANDIT LITES CELEBRATES LIGHTING COMPANY OF THE YEAR NOMINATION

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – Bandit Lites is rounding out its 50th year with a nomination for Lighting Company of the Year from PLSN and FOH Magazines’ 19th Annual Parnelli Awards.

The Parnelli Awards recognizes the concert industry’s top visionaries, technology and innovators, both at a company and individual level and seeks to shine a light on those who spend their careers behind the scenes, rather than on stage.

Bandit Lites has been nominated every year of the event and has won six times. This year’s event will take place January 25 at the Anaheim Hotel during the

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