RadioandMusic
| 29 Nov 2020
Newly formed PRG Music Group will be supported by over $50 mn investment

MUMBAI: Entertainment and event technology solutions provider, Production Resource Group LLC, (PRG) announced that it would merge several business units to form a music division- PRG Music Group. The entity will be headed by Mickey Curbishley, who is CEO of PRG Music Group.

Through this, PRG aims to facilitate integrated video and lighting solutions for tours, festivals, and concert events around the world.

This also means that the company will integrate three different PRG teams - PRG Concert Touring, PRG Nocturne, and Chaos Visual Productions, into one unit. Along with which the group will invest in the latest video technology. Curbishley said, "We are investing over $50 million in new gear. We are pairing new equipment with our newly combined team to better serve our clients. We have some of the top talent in the business and by combining these three teams into one group we are now stronger than the sum of our parts."

PRG Nocturne president Bob Brigham said, "We are making a major investment in new, state-of-the-art video technology, including HD flypacks and cameras that integrate the latest technology from Grass Valley, Ross Video, and Fujinon; additional PRG Nocturne LED video modules and our proprietary LED processing. These systems will be based in our facilities in Los Angeles, Chicago, and London. PRG clients in the concert touring, film, TV, and corporate events will see a remarkable leap forward with these PRG Nocturne HD systems."

PRG Nocturne SVP John Wiseman added, "For years, PRG Nocturne has defined the state-of-the-art for video technology in our industry having supported acts like Paul McCartney, Bruno Mars, KISS, Linkin Park, Bon Jovi, Katy Perry, and many others.  The new HD systems along with our new V-12 LED video modules, new line of V Series video processors, additional V-Thru transparent LED video panels, and the exceptional service delivered by our talented staff establish a new standard for the markets we serve."