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pollstar nominates bandit lites for lighting company of the year

November 14, 2016 | Category: Print

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – World renowned concert lighting company Bandit Lites is thrilled to announce it is capping off 2016 with a nomination for Pollstar’s Lighting Company of the Year.

The 28th Annual Pollstar Industry Awards will take place on February 2, 2017 in Los Angeles at The Novo. The peer-voted awards celebrate all aspects of the entertainment industry including vendors, festivals, venues, touring artists and management.

Pollstar is a widely circulated trade publication that covers the professional concert industry news such as box office reports, tour schedules, in-depth articles and reviews, photos and contact directories.

Bandit Lites has won the Pollstar ‘Lighting Company of the Year’ award six times, and is the only company to have been nominated every year since the awards inception.

The nomination follows a year of amazing events including providing the lighting for fellow Pollstar nominees Garth Brooks (Major World Tour), Carrie Underwood (Most Creative Stage Design), Lollapalooza and Austin City Limits Music Festival (Major Music Festivals of the Year), The Fillmore Philadelphia (Nightclub of the Year) in addition to Jimmy Buffett, Shinedown, OAR, Ben Rector, Brian Wilson, Widespread Panic, Gavin DeGraw, AlunaGeorge, Winter Jam, Halestorm, Jason Aldean and many others.

“The great global team at Bandit is again honored to be nominated for the Pollstar Award,” said Bandit Chair Michael T. Strickland. “We strive every day to be the best that we can be and deliver to our clients the highest quality people and service that they deserve.”

PollstarPro subscribers can cast their confidential vote for the Pollstar Awards through Friday, December 9 when the voting period closes.

About Bandit Lites, Inc.
Bandit Lites is a global leader in the entertainment lighting marketplace.  From touring productions to fixed installations, Bandit Lites has a full staff of highly trained professionals to deal with all types of lighting needs. Bandit’s global presence will insure seamless transitions no matter where your next show takes you.  Learn more at



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