Winter 2015/16 Tours
2015 proved to be a busy year and it has carried on into 2016 at the same pace. Here’s a brief round up of the projects Skan have been involed in throughout the winter.
Muse World Tour : Having had a busy summer worldwide with two double Midas Pro9 festival systems, Muse transitioned into their ambitious in the round Drones arena world tour. Maintaining a Pro9 on monitors and switching Front of house to a complex XL4 / Pro2 system. Providing reinforcement was a combination of d&b J and V series with AP. The tour spent three months in north America before heading to Europe.
Take That : After the hugely successful III Tour in the UK & Europe, Take That performed a number of smaller intimate concerts in Europe & Asia retaining the same DiGiCo SD7 Front of House and Monitor setups
Jeff Lynne’s ELO : To promote the new album, Jeff Lynne’s ELO did promotional TV shows in the USA and UK with a DiGiCo SD7s at both ends. In Spring 2016 Skan will be adding d&b J reinforcement (with AP) for a European arena tour.
Def Leppard : In December Def Leppard teamed up with Whitesnake and The Black Star Riders for a UK arena tour. Skan provided SD5s at both ends for Def Leppard plus an Avid Profile at each end for BSR. Reinforcement was d&b J series with AP.
James Morrison : Following a break, James Morrison has been promoting his new album with a series of theater shows. Skan supplied a Midas Pro 2 for Front of House and Avid Profile for monitors. They are also touring a d&b V system for the UK leg.
The Chemical Brothers : Continuing from a summer festival run, Skan provide two Midas XL4 for a series of shows in South America.
Skan also had Tours and one off shows out with Foals, Reef, Guy Garvey, Disclosure (obo Nitelites), Biffy Clyro and Fat Freddie’s Drop.