Prebeat Blog


New Product | Chauvet Gobozap

With 15 months of lockdown and an industry that has been hit hard with this awful pandemic it has been some time since we had any new products that are worthy of talking about. We can feel the excitement for our customers who are starting to get back to work or take bookings for work later in the year. So you can imagine how pleased we have been to start and get visits from reps again from our favourite brands and supplier – and a couple of weeks ago a... Read More


Summer Seems To Have Finally Arrived

As we are now one week in to June 2021 there is no doubt that our industry has so much crosssed for next Monday when Boris will tell us if the so called “Freedom Day” will take place on 21st June 2021. Over the past few weeks it has been really exciting to get our Hartlepool showroom re-open and speak to local customers, with some of them already working and it is encouraging to hear the positive vibe amongst how busy the phones and enquiries/bookings are for our customers. We... Read More

remote worker 30/05/2020

Life in Lockdown: Our Top Product Recommendations

As we enter week let’s-be-honest-no-one-has-a-clue-anymore, working from home is becoming what we’re all sick of hearing: “the new normal”. Between that and “unprecedented”, it sadly seems like we have the phrases that will define this period in history! Whether working from home means video presentations in your bedroom or podcasts in your kitchen, you’re going to need the right tech for the job. And if you haven’t quite found the right set up for you just yet, we’re here to help. SmartRigs Brand new to our product range, we have... Read More

Planning for what comes next 04/04/2020

Event Planning 101: Preparing for Life After Coronavirus

If you’re an event planner, chances are your entire working life is on hold right now. Venues across the country have closed their doors, and even if they were still open, Boris has put the brakes on any of us actually leaving our homes for anything but the bare necessities.  We know things look pretty bleak, and we’re not going to tell you to stay positive and keep your chin up – because frankly, sometimes that just isn’t helpful. What we are going to do is provide you with a... Read More

2020 calendar 21/03/2020

Coronavirus and the Entertainment Industry

It’s a scary time for everyone right now.  Whether you’re a supplier like us or a DJ who’s seen several of your events cancelled, we get it – and we want to help in any way we can. We’ve put together this post to show a bit of solidarity through these uncertain times, and offer some advice for DJs and those in the entertainment industry to help you plan for coming out of the other side.  Find out more about government support for the self-employed > Check & service your... Read More

Avante AS8 01/02/2020

New Product Update

It seems that 2020 is off to a flying start for new products in our industry and it’s been many years since we have seen so many great products launched in January that have everyone talking. It isn’t going to stop there too, there are many more products on their way during February and March so make sure you keep looking at our new products page of the website to keep up to date. The biggest launch has to have been the Equinox Helix which we have spoken about in... Read More


The Equinox Helix Gobo Flower is Coming to Town

We’re over the moon to be bringing you the Equinox Helix 100w Gobo Flower – coming very soon to Prebeat! Since the NJD Datamoon was discontinued, the market has been missing a product of the same calibre, until now!  The thought that has gone into creating this product is really something, and evident in its fantastic array of features. In terms of functionality, the Gobo Flower features 3 pin DMX inputs and outputs, has a 4 button push menu with an LED display and can be operated with the Equinox... Read More

NY sparkler 07/12/2019

Goodbye to 2019: How to Throw an Unforgettable New Year’s Eve House Party

While there’s no denying the chair by the snack table is the most sought after spot at any party, food isn’t the only thing that keeps guests happy and entertained. So, if you want to see 2019 out in style with a New Year’s Eve house party, we’re here with plenty of ideas to help ensure the evening goes off with a bang. It’s all in the atmosphere… Let’s be honest, we’ve all been to at least one house party where we’ve known just from walking in the door that... Read More

Christmas DJ 16/11/2019

Prebeat’s 7 Tips for Being a Successful DJ This Christmas Party Season

‘Christmas is coming, the geese are getting fat…’ Or the turkeys. Or the butternut squash if that’s your thing! Here at Prebeat, we love hearing stories from DJs around this time of year – which is why we thought we’d bring you our top tips for getting the party started this festive season! From embracing the magic to brushing up on the Christmas classics, we’ve got your checklist for being a Christmas party DJ. 1. Get bookings in some sort of diary If you’re an old hand and have been... Read More

bubble haze 26/10/2019

Chauvet’s Hurricane Bubble Haze Arrives in the UK

It was at a recent trip to the annual BPM DJ Show that the brand new Hurricane Bubble Haze from Chauvet caught my eye. I remember many years ago when these shows had all the new products to show you, but with the modern world of the internet, we now know about new products as soon as they’re available. However, no one was really talking about this product before the show and then you could see crowds of people gathering to see it working on the Chauvet stand at BPM.... Read More