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Meet the VDC Team - Helton Brown
21st Sep 2022

Meet the VDC Team - Helton Brown

Introducing Helton Brown, VDC Trading’s warehouse assistant. Read on to find out what attracted him to VDC and what he would do if he won the lottery…
Closed on Monday 19th September to commemorate the reign of Queen Elizabeth II (1926 - 2022)
14th Sep 2022

Closed on Monday 19th September to commemorate the reign of Queen Elizabeth II (1926 - 2022)

We join the nation in mourning the loss of the country’s longest-serving and much-loved monarch, Queen Elizabeth II.  
Meet the VDC Team - Alex Grigore
19th Aug 2022

Meet the VDC Team - Alex Grigore

Introducing Alex Grigore, VDC Trading’s business development manager.  Read on to find out how he is helping customers and what his first job ever was…
VDC Summer Newsletter
17th Aug 2022

VDC Summer Newsletter

Welcome to the VDC summer update. The last couple of months have passed so quickly and we’re nearly at the end of the 2022 festival season.
Meet the VDC Team - Jim Bulbeck
23rd Jul 2022

Meet the VDC Team - Jim Bulbeck

Introducing Jim Bulbeck, VDC Trading’s technical support. Read on to find out what attracted him to VDC and what his first job was…
Van Damme cables provide strong foundations for South Korean record studio
19th Jul 2022

Van Damme cables provide strong foundations for South Korean record studio

An innovative mixing studio based in the Republic of Korea has chosen Van Damme as its cable of choice.
Bizzy Studios gives Van Damme the thumbs up!
5th Jul 2022

Bizzy Studios gives Van Damme the thumbs up!

Bizzy Studios in Cologne is one of the most popular recording studios in Germany. Specialising in recording and mixing rap and pop music, hits are produced weekly in the five fully kitted-out studio rooms.
Meet the VDC Team - Laura Garcia
4th Jul 2022

Meet the VDC Team - Laura Garcia

Introducing Laura Garcia, VDC Trading’s customer relations executive.  Read on to find out what attracted her to VDC and what she would do if she won the lottery…
Meet the VDC Team - Jas Kalsi
16th Jun 2022

Meet the VDC Team - Jas Kalsi

Introducing Jas Kalsi, VDC Trading’s UK sales manager. Read on to find out what attracted him to VDC and what he would do if he won the lottery…
Grammy award winning record producer uses Van Damme cables in new ‘dream’ studio in Memphis
14th Jun 2022

Grammy award winning record producer uses Van Damme cables in new ‘dream’ studio in Memphis

Matt Ross-Spang uses 30,000ft of Van Damme cable in custom-designed music recording studio build.
Meet the VDC team - Shane Martin
7th Jun 2022

Meet the VDC team - Shane Martin

Introducing Shane Martin, VDC Trading’s assistant manager.  Read on to find out what attracted him to VDC and what he would do if he won the lottery…
My journey – by Herpreet Kaur Singh
30th May 2022

My journey – by Herpreet Kaur Singh

Recently Herpreet Kaur Singh, commercial director at VDC Trading, visited the Integrated Systems Europe show in Barcelona. It was a great event, and the one thing that really stood out for her was the session that the Women in Live Music (WILM) community hosted, an initiative designed to encourage more women to visit the show and to join the AV industry.
VDC ensures confidence for all of Magic Kite’s events
11th May 2022

VDC ensures confidence for all of Magic Kite’s events

Magic Kite, one of Ireland’s leading production companies calls on VDC for extensive projects as it gears up for its biggest summer yet
Atrax Studios chooses Van Damme Cables to play key role in rebuild
26th Apr 2022

Atrax Studios chooses Van Damme Cables to play key role in rebuild

Atrax, a premium mixing and mastering studio specialising in hip-hop and urban pop music, has been totally rebuilt this year using Van Damme Blue Series 8 core cables.
Van Damme hits a Purple Patch with the all new PPE56 patchbay
4th Apr 2022

Van Damme hits a Purple Patch with the all new PPE56 patchbay

Van Damme’s innovations in audio infrastructure continue to accelerate as it launches Purple Patch PPE56, a 2 x 48 jack, 6 x EDAC56 bantam patchbay that delivers the robust dependability and superior audio quality commonly expected of Van Damme products.
Van Damme Cables helps power K-pop studio
30th Mar 2022

Van Damme Cables helps power K-pop studio

JYP Entertainment, one of the biggest record labels and music production businesses in South Korea, has discovered and produced some of the most popular and successful K-pop artists such as Stray Kids, ITZY, TWICE and NiziU.  
VDC Spring Newsletter - March 2022
30th Mar 2022

VDC Spring Newsletter - March 2022

Welcome to our first newsletter of 2022. It comes to you at the beginning of spring and as we hopefully prepare for many large scale concerts, festivals and events this summer.
VDC Trading Appoints New Commercial Director
1st Mar 2022

VDC Trading Appoints New Commercial Director

VDC Trading today announced that it has promoted Herpreet Kaur Singh to the role of commercial director.
VDC Trading launches new Van Damme 12G coax cables
17th Feb 2022

VDC Trading launches new Van Damme 12G coax cables

VDC announced today that it has created two new 12G coax cables in response to customer demand.
New electronic music room in Beijing opens with the help of Van Damme Cables
14th Feb 2022

New electronic music room in Beijing opens with the help of Van Damme Cables

DJ WENGWENG, Beijing's most well-known electronic musician, the main founder of Acupuncture Records and the world-famous Lantern Club, has recently opened up SOLO, a new electronic music room in Bejing, with the help of Van Damme Cable.
VDC designs custom stagebox for Murt Whelan Sound
31st Jan 2022

VDC designs custom stagebox for Murt Whelan Sound

In late 2021, VDC was approached by Murt Whelan Sound to create a 48-channel stagebox which will be core to much of the company's work in 2022.
VDC helps make the magic of Abbey Road Institute more accessible to a new generation of artists
25th Jan 2022

VDC helps make the magic of Abbey Road Institute more accessible to a new generation of artists

Abbey Road Institute supported by VDC in major move to Angel Studios
VDC totally revamps website and overhauls content to provide a more intuitive experience for customers
8th Dec 2021

VDC totally revamps website and overhauls content to provide a more intuitive experience for customers

VDC today announced that it has greatly enhanced its website to provide customers and distributors alike with a faster, more intuitive and more user-friendly experience.
VDC announces new appointments
24th Nov 2021

VDC announces new appointments

VDC Trading, today announced that it has hired two new executives to its team – Ade Biodun-Bello, as its new logistics / administrative co-ordinator and Laura Garcia Carrasco who has joined as customer relations executive. 
Peninsula London Hotel, Hyde Park uses 30kms of Van Damme cable
30th Sep 2021

Peninsula London Hotel, Hyde Park uses 30kms of Van Damme cable

Peninsula Hotel group's first development in the UK chose VDC and Van Damme for optimising their world class AV/IT system
Van Damme to go on Tour with Jamie XX
20th Sep 2021

Van Damme to go on Tour with Jamie XX

VDC have been asked to provide a whole range of touring cables, including audio, video and data for the 2021-22 Tour for Mercury prize winner and Grammy nominated artist Jamie XX.
VDC supplies the return of Festivals at Reading and Leeds
1st Sep 2021

VDC supplies the return of Festivals at Reading and Leeds

VDC is delighted to have continued its longstanding partnership with the BBC, providing essential cables that are to be used for Reading and Leeds Festival 2021. The sold out twin festivals are the first major ones to go ahead since the pandemic and they boast star-studded line ups.
Spotify, the market leader in music streaming, uses VDC hand-made looms
17th Aug 2021

Spotify, the market leader in music streaming, uses VDC hand-made looms

In 2020 Spotify, the market leader in music streaming, opened the doors of its new London HQ inside the Adelphi Building, just off the Strand in London’s West End. Expanding since, they have chosen VDC looms for ease and quality
The Hundred and AB Acoustics choose VDC for the cricket series PA systems
14th Aug 2021

The Hundred and AB Acoustics choose VDC for the cricket series PA systems

VDC worked exclusively with AB Acoustics to supply the necessary cable, manufactured leads, break-out boxes, metalwork and connectors to power the PA systems at many grounds for The Hundred
The Kingshakes kick off post-pandemic gig calendar, ably supported by VDC and Van Damme cables
15th Jul 2021

The Kingshakes kick off post-pandemic gig calendar, ably supported by VDC and Van Damme cables

The Kingshakes, a hard-hitting old-school neo rockabilly band based in the UK, has now kicked off its post-pandemic gig calendar.  VDC-supplied Van Damme cables have been at the core of every performance, most recently at the Hot Rod and Custom Car Show in Peterborough.
VDC plays a key part in the refurbishment of Regal Theatre, Stowmarket
1st Jul 2021

VDC plays a key part in the refurbishment of Regal Theatre, Stowmarket

Van Damme loudspeaker cable was chosen from VDC stock to be used throughout the historic and sensitively refurbished Regal Theatre
VDC supports 3T (Tour Tech Training) Programme to help talented black women break into music and production sector
27th Jun 2021

VDC supports 3T (Tour Tech Training) Programme to help talented black women break into music and production sector

In the summer of 2020, during the COVID-19 pandemic, a live music training initiative was launched, designed to provide a broad set of technical skills to Black women who wanted to break into the industry.
VDC brings a smile to Grinning Dog Record's face
17th Jun 2021

VDC brings a smile to Grinning Dog Record's face

Grinning Dog Records is a family-run record label based in Dorchester, Dorset.  Launched early in 2020, just before the pandemic started, the label has just finished building a custom-made commercial recording studio on its land.
VDC Trading wires up exceptional barn recording studio on family farm
24th May 2021

VDC Trading wires up exceptional barn recording studio on family farm

Creation X Recording, a music production business, enables full bands and individuals alike to produce songs and bring their projects to life.  At the beginning March 2020, coinciding with the first UK COVID-19 lockdown, the owner Nikki McGuinness started building a hybrid recording studio from scratch for the business.  She approached VDC Trading to supply custom-manufactured cabling for the build.
Van Damme Specified in Google Builds Throughout Europe
15th Mar 2021

Van Damme Specified in Google Builds Throughout Europe

Google are planning to expand and revamp its European R&D facility in Krakow, Poland and the contractor has followed in the vein of the Dublin, London and Tel Aviv Google branches in specifying Van Damme Audio cables to be used in the vast space.
BAFTA chooses VDC for its redevelopment
1st Jan 2021

BAFTA chooses VDC for its redevelopment

The BAFTA’s massive redesign programme installs state-of-the-art technology throughout, including over £40K of VDC cable to facilitate the redevelopment.
The 8-screen Arc Cinema in Beeston chooses VDC and Van Damme
29th Dec 2020

The 8-screen Arc Cinema in Beeston chooses VDC and Van Damme

Long-term plans to boost Beeston town centre in Nottingham have finally become a reality with the opening of an eight screen cinema after an absence of more than 50 years. 
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