2016, the last six months…

August/September- James Morrison festival shows in Portugal, Switzerland, Germany, Dubai and the UK. Lighting direction for James’ lighting designer Cate Carter of Bryte Design Studios, with a festival floor lighting package and crew supplied by Neg Earth. October- Heaven 17 “Penthouse & Pavement” 35th anniversary UK tour. Lighting design and lighting equipment hire. October- Gilbert […]

Morcheeba 2013

Morcheeba 2013 - Lighting design, Martin's Lights, Reading

In October 2013, Morcheeba released their new album “Head Up High”, their second since reuniting with singer Skye in 2010, and they lined up an extensive European tour for the autumn and winter to promote the album. Martin’s Lights has worked with the band’s lighting designer Cate Carter since 2012, assisting her with James Morrison shows, […]

A diverse 2013

James Morrison 2013 - Lighting design, Martin's Lights, Reading.

2013 has seen Martin’s Lights work with a whole range of clients, new and old, in both the “rock’n’roll“ (live music) and corporate areas, both as lighting designer and providing lighting hire from their Reading base. Regular and returning clients have included Gilbert O’Sullivan (a three-date Dutch tour), James Morrison’s summer festival season (working for James’ […]

James Morrison 2013

James Morrison 2013 - Lighting design, Martin's Lights, Reading.

In 2012, Martin’s Lights lit several of James Morrison’s shows on his summer festival season for James’ lighting designer Cate Carter. She asked us to do the same this year, and we looked after seven shows in Austria, Germany, the Netherlands, Portugal, Switzerland, Belgium and the UK. The shows were a mixture of trucking dates, […]

James Morrison 2012

James Morrison 2012 - Lighting hire and design, Martin's Lights, Reading

In the summer of 2012, James Morrison’s lighting designer Cate Carter was also working with Elbow, so Martin’s Lights looked after a dozen of James’ shows for her – a mixture of indoor shows, festival appearances in the UK and Europe and headline performances at prestigious venues like Hampton Court Palace and Kew Gardens. Lighting […]