Storm were delighted to provide a full lighting & rigging package to a surprise Lewis Capaldi x Samsung gig. Lewis Capaldi performed in London’s Seven Dials Market. The gig celebrated the launch of Samsung’s new Galaxy S20. The gig was announced just minutes before Capaldi walked onto the stage.
The Scottish singer-songwriter captivated onlookers as he rocked up for an unannounced concert on Saturday. The chart-topping music star was accompanied by his keyboard player for the 30-minute set. During which he played songs including Bruises and his recent number one single Before You Go.
Capaldi’s surprise gig was filmed on the new Samsung Galaxy S20. It was live-streamed to the large screen at Piccadilly Circus in a half hour-long takeover to celebrate the launch of the new phone range. Passers-by who gathered at the tourist hub were able to watch in IMAX quality thanks to the brilliant recording capabilities of the new Galaxy S20 Ultra. The show was also beamed to other London screens, including two at Westfield White City, Samsung KX and the Samsung Experience Store.
The impromptu gig ended with a finale of his breakthrough single Someone You Loved. More than 500 diners and shoppers sang the chorus back to him. The story of the concert was told in a three-part television advert, aired during ITV’s coverage of the Brits. Take a look at Samsung’s press release on the concert here.
Florence & The Machine perform at Dulwich inaugural summer party
Storm were delighted to be the chosen production supplier for this year’s Dulwich Summer Party.
The evening celebrated 200 years since they first opened their doors to the public in 1817 and their first Dulwich Pavilion which was open until 8th October 2017.
Florence & The Machine made a very rare appearance, performing an intimate set list inspired by some of her favourite artists and their work. Songs performed included: Dog Days Are Over & Ship to Wreck
Storm were proud to be a part of the exclusive Red Bull Culture Clash supplying Lighting, Mains & Control Systems for all 4 Stages and the main arena for the event at Earls Court, London. With 20,000 people attending and one of the most watched live events it was a very exciting project to be involved with. We’ve got some photos & videos intro of the Culture Clash event in London.
Storm supplied over 500 lighting fixtures to the event including: Robe Robin Pointe, Robe Robin 600 LED Wash, Robe Robin 100 LEDBeam, Phillips Nitro Strobe, Sunstrip Active, Studio Due Turbo Colour, Vari*Lite 1100AS and many more…
You can read the press release from Avolites & LSi here
Storm were proud to work with Eric Clapton to bring in the New Year for the 10th Year supplying Lighting, Rigging, Projection, Pyrotechnics & Staging for the New Year’s celebrations. We supplied over 150 Intelligent fixtures as well as a full control system which included Robe Robin 100 LED Beams, Martin Mac 700 Profiles & Washes, ChromaQ DB4 Colour Blocks & a large quantity of LED Pars. Our projection system consisted of Christie L2K1000 Projectors as well as full video playback system.
Storm have provided a complete Lighting, Rigging, Staging & Effects solution for the New Year’s Eve Party with Eric Clapton. Supplying over 120 Intelligent & Generic fixtures to create a unique look for the 9th Year. We think this is one of the best ways to see in the New Year!