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2014-03-20 08:26:05

NEW YORK and LONDON, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Touring in support of his critically acclaimed album, Nothing Was The Same, Drake has taken his Would you like a Tour? to Europe after the well-received North American leg. Since the beginning of the tour in the US last October, Lighting Designer Guy Pavelo and Production Manager Chris Reynolds have relied on Production Resource Group (PRG) for the lighting and rigging solutions on the beautifully designed tour....

2014-03-17 16:21:27

WORCESTER, Mass., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LED technology is constantly improving and enabling Access Fixtures, a leader in commercial and sports lighting, to produce a leading edge LED half basketball court lighting system with high light output at a reasonable price. The newest LED basketball half court lighting package produces light levels of more than 16 foot-candles across the full playing area while achieving extremely even light levels, a max/min ratio of only 2.71....

2014-03-11 08:27:30

Brighter and feature-rich, PRG Best Boy® Wash luminaire redefines the automated wash light NEW YORK, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing to build on its long tradition of customer-focused innovation, Production Resource Group, L.L.C. (PRG) will introduce the new PRG Best Boy® Wash luminaire at the upcoming Prolight + Sound trade fair in Frankfurt from March 12 to 15, 2014 and will be available for demonstration in Hall 11, Stand E28. The PRG Best Boy® Wash luminaire is a...

2011-01-05 09:28:00

ARMONK, N.Y., Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Production Resource Group, L.L.C. (PRG), a leading supplier of entertainment technology services headquartered in New York, has acquired First Events BVBA. A major Europe-based entertainment technology company, First Events' holdings include EML Productions NV in Belgium, EML Productions Holland BV in The Netherlands and Sound and Light Productions S.L. in Spain. PRG Chairman & CEO Jeremiah "Jere" Harris and EML Director Jan Van Malder made...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'