PLSN January 2013 : Cover
5 Harman International to Buy Martin Professional for 110 Million Euros Indiana State Fair Victims Get Additional $6 Million from the State IATSE Local 500, Kravis Center End Dispute The Other Big Football Halftime Show 7 24 20 Production crews are now huddling in preparation for the 2013 Super Bowl Halftime Show on Feb. 3. North of the border, this season’s CFL Grey Cup — the 100 th champion-ship — has already taken place. In this month’s PLSN Interview, Debi Moen gets the play-by-play from Electric Aura Projects’ Robert Sonder-gaard, who helped stage the 15-minute televised spectacle featuring Justin Bieber, Carly Rae Jepsen, Marianas Trench and Gordon Lightfoot. 7 Bon Jovi, Bruce Springsteen, other artists and crews raise $50 million for storm relief 30 Members of the Milos Group www.milosgroup.com www.tomcatglobal.com Kevin MAzur/Getty iMAGeS Road Tests We test the eye Kandy from elektra-Lite and the Ai Media Server 37 26 14 Top 10 Tours of 2012 Crew and gear supporting the biggest money-makers, including list-topper Madonna Designer Insights elton John’s Million Dollar Piano visuals zero in on the artist and his instrument. 32 A White House Christmas Staging a holiday makeover for the 2012 tree Lighting event.