Live Design is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Driving with a Legend

Roy Bennett helps Paul McCartney get edgy

Paul McCartney was always the “cute” Beatle, and in no logical world would one associate him with Marilyn Manson or Nine Inch Nails, except for the fact that they've all worked with lighting designer Roy Bennett. Indeed, it was Bennett's diverse résumé (which includes shows for such disparate artists as Stone Temple Pilots, Faith Hill, and Seal) that attracted McCartney. “Paul wanted a really edgy show and he wanted it to be new and fresh,” says Bennett, who was McCartney's production

Register to view the full article

Register for and gain access to premium content including production and design materials, videos, and more.

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.