J Davis Prosound & Lighting powers Sunburn gigs
INDIA: J Davis Prosound & Lighting has been kept busy recently, providing the complete technical setup and support at several gigs presented by EDM promoter Sunburn. Those include a series of shows in Bangalore featuring Martin Garrix, Lost Frequencies and Hardwell, as well as multiple events in Hyderabad starring Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Marshmellow and David Guetta.
The Bengaluru-based rental company deployed a main rig of 24 L-Acoustics K2 loudspeakers for each of gig, with 32 V-Dosc cabinets employed as right and left out-fills and as delays. Serving as centre-fills and as monitors for the DJs were 12 DV-Dosc line array elements. Handling the lows were 24 SB28 and 12 SB218 subwoofers and L-Acoustics Arcs were utilised as in-fills. Powering the setup were L-Acoustics’ LA8 and LA48a amplifiers, processing was courtesy of four Dolby Lake LP4D12 processors and an Avid Venue SC48 with Waves plug-ins provided control at FOH.
J Davis also supplied the DJ equipment, including 10 Pioneer CDJ-2000NXS2 DJ multi-players and three DJM-900NXS 4-channel club digital mixers. On the lighting side, a variety of fixtures from a multitude of brands was delivered, including Robe ColorSpot 2500E, Claypaky Alpha Spot 1200 and Elation Lighting Platinum Beam 5R moving heads. Silver Star Cyan 8000XE and Boxers, Martin Atomic 3000 strobes and Lite Molefays were also implemented along with a an MA Lighting grandMA2 Lite console and grandMA2 fader wing extension for controlling and programming the lighting design. DMX splitters from LSC were also provided and completing the visual effects were haze and smoke machines from Look and Smoke Factory.
Meanwhile, the rental company’s A/V and trussing division, Graflex Inc, delivered the trussing solutions and LED display screens for the events. This included Weifa roof truss and sub hangs, and approximately 140 sq-m of five and six pitch LED screen.