Saturday, January 19, 2019
Reflex Gaming Pulse LB

Tag: Jukebox

Marc Bird’s My TouchTunes

Following Kevin Astley’s regal slice of musical gold recently, Leisureplay’s Founder and MD, Marc Bird, takes the baton ahead of this week’s EAG show. Combining his passion for music, jukeboxes and Coventry, he crafts a harmonic trip of oldies, goodies and all time classics whilst inadvertently admitting to radio piracy too... Marc has been an active player in the trade...

Record & Repeat: NSM aiming for second conversion high

NSM, jukebox, music, second conversion
Leading UK jukebox manufacturer, NSM Music, converted a record 2,000 units in 2018, but is hoping to top that impressive total in the twelve months ahead. The most recent figures show a clear trend within the industry as operators swing behind conversions as a way to add a new lease of life to seemingly tired digital music offerings - at...

N… N… N… N… Nineteen. NSM’s looking forward to another great year in music

Nineteen, NSM, music, jukebox
It’s been an impressive year for Leeds-based jukebox manufacturer NSM Music and Alex Kirby is buzzing about it. He tells Coinslot Review what the manufacturer has in store for the coming twelve months. A blossoming relationship with US based entertainment network, AMI; the sound of Thunder as the game-changing jukebox made its debut at ACOS; conversions moving on at an...

Kevin Astley’s My TouchTunes

Bob Rudd, Kevin Astley, TouchTunes, jukebox
After a sweeping selection of sixties songs from Tony Garlick, we pass the mic to Kevin Astley, Technical Director at Bob Rudd, who wants to break free with a kind of magic assortment of hits. So grab your bicycle and find somebody to love as these choices prepare to send shivers down your spine and do the fandango... Kevin has...

TouchTunes: Designing with the ‘Wow’ factor

TouchTunes, jukebox, angelina, toby hoyte
Toby Hoyte believes the ‘race to the bottom’ has harmed the jukebox industry and what needs to be done to draw it back. The Angelina was launched in the UK in October - how would you describe the response from the market and has it exceeded your expectations? TH:I have been involved in the jukebox business for longer than I care...

Pitch perfect: TouchTunes’ Angelina is setting income records and driving the debate

Touchtunes, Angelina, jukebox, income,
The Angelina is answering the demand for a 'superior music experience “and helping to secure premium sites over the long-term”, according to feedback from operators. TouchTunes are on to a major winner. Unveiled to a UK audience in October, the Angelina, which is setting new income records courtesy of a music interface that connects with the Spotify generation and outstanding,...

Bob Rudd Leisure hails Angelina as ‘best jukebox’ yet

Bob Rudd, angelina
Less than two weeks after the first wave of Angelina installations and the flow of positive feedback from licensees,pub goers and operators alike is loud and clear. Reports coming back from Bob Rudd Leisure confirm the instant impact made by what many consider to be the best wall mounted jukebox ever made. Heidi Youngman, Operations Director from Bob Rudd said:“After we...

Tony Garlick’s My TouchTunes

Angelina, pub, jukebox, touchtones
Following on from Paul Valente’s school of rock, this week sees Tony Garlick, Business Manager at Sound Leisure, span decades with his perfect playlist. Ranging from the swinging sixties through to now, Tony’s love of music shines through in his list of all-time classics, era defining pioneers and nifty sax solos... Music and the amusement industry have defined Tony’s life...

Independent Leisure win the race to install UK’s first Angelina

Independent Leisure, jukebox, installations, UK, Angelina
Independent Leisure has become the first UK company to install an Angelina with the leading operator siting the world’s most advanced jukebox in Thetford, Norfolk. Independent Leisure is one of the growing number of operators taking advantage of TouchTunes’ fixed music fee terms which provide operators with access to all of the features of the Angelina, including access to one...

AMS lead the way, putting pen to paper on ‘substantial’ Angelina order

AMS, jukebox, Angelina, music, touchtunes
TouchTunes’ latest jukebox innovation Angelina is making significant in-roads into the marketplace, so much so that leading independent machines supplier AMS has taken a major order for the product. Automatic Machine Services, the leading independent gaming and amusement machine supplier working across the south-east of England, has become one of the very first operators to secure delivery of what it...

Sound Leisure secures Japanese market entry

Sound Leisure, Japan, jukebox, market entry
Sound Leisure has announced that it will be bringing its iconic installations to Japan for the first time through a distribution agreement with Flat 4. Sound Leisure, the world’s only manufacturer of vinyl-playing jukeboxes, has announced its entrance into the lucrative Japanese market with a showpiece distribution agreement worth almost £80,000. The family-owned firm has partnered with Flat 4, which will...

TouchTunes announce new payment terms for Angelina jukebox

Independent Leisure, jukebox, installations, UK, Angelina
The jukebox market is enjoying some vibrant times currently and leading the way is TouchTunes and their latest edition, Angelina. New payment terms should see buoyant times continue. TouchTunes is advising operators to move decisively in order to take full advantage of the earning potential of its highly acclaimed Angelina jukebox in time for the festive period when cash box...

More Angelinas are appearing on pub walls earning money: momentum is building

Angelina, pub, jukebox, touchtones
There’s no turning down the volume on James Luck’s enthusiasm for TouchTunes’ latest phenomenon, Angelina. The company’s commercial director talks to Coinslot about what the pioneering jukebox brings to the market and how they are driving this momentum on to a new level. Do you think the way pub retailers are viewing their music options has changed recently? Yes: there is...

Putting the environment first: NSM go plastic free

Digital video jukebox, manufacturer, NSM, jukebox
Music, used to creating leading musical environments, has taken a forward-thinking approach to the global environment and gone plastic free. NSM’s Alex Kirby confirmed that his company will no longer despatch music and software updates via plastic CD. Talking to Coinslot about the environmentally friendly initiative, Kirby was keen to get the message across. "We came together as a group and...

TouchTunes announce fixed fee option at less than V-Hub rate

TouchTunes, jukeboxes, V-Hub rate, angelina
Operators will be able to secure the Angelina, the world’s most advanced jukebox, at a weekly cost that’s below that for the V-Hub, the iconic juke that was launched seven years ago. Confirming the ground-breaking deal, TouchTunes sales and marketing manager, Toby Hoyte said: “We recognise the importance of delivering terms that meet the needs of the UK market. Alongside...

Jo Waterland’s My TouchTunes

Jo Waterland, TouchTunes
As we Cha Cha Slide away from Tony Glanville’s dancefloor centric playlist, things take a decidely guitar heavy lead this week. Jo Waterland, Sales Adminstrator at Sound Leisure, brings her years of jukebox savvy to the table as she plays puppet master with a unique rock line-up of rebel youths, prog aliens and sweet children... Jo got an early start...

Gamestec select TouchTunes juke to spearhead pub music investment

Gamestec, TouchTunes, jukebox, pub music, investment
Gamestec Playnation, the UK’s largest and most influential operator, has chosen the TouchTune’s Angelina to spearhead its new pub jukebox investment programme. Described by Gamestec’s senior product manager, Stefan Podolanski, as being the ‘most attractive and impactful wall mounted jukebox that’s ever been built’, the Angelina has the same top earning,consumer friendly interface as its predecessor,the Playdium, while also featuring...

Carl Adams’ My TouchTunes

Carl Adams
Following a classic roster of hits from Phil Silver, we journey inside the jukebox to discover which songs bring joy to a technician’s ear. This week, Carl Adams, Technical Service Representative at TouchTunes, reels off some unique picks encompassing Britpop, cartoon crabs and Tim Lovejoy on a guitar... Carl has been active in the industry for more than a decade...

‘My TouchTunes’ supports launch of the world’s most advanced jukebox

NSM Angelina best jukebox
The fortnightly Coinslot music feature created and sponsored by TouchTunes has been rebranded as‘My TouchTunes’ coinciding with renewal of the agreement with GB Media and the UK launch of the Angelina, the latest ground breaking jukebox to come out of the TouchTunes stable. Developed in conjunction with Sound Leisure in order to meet the specific needs of the UK market,...

TouchTunes take technology to the next level

TouchTunes
TouchTunes are anticipating a busy ACOS with the launch of the crowd-pulling Angelina, the new technology driven jukebox. James Luck, commercial director at Soundnet, explains. Coinslot: How will you be approaching ACOS - what does it deliver for TouchTunes? James Luck: ACOS has been an important trade show for TouchTunes as we launched Playdium there in 2016. So we not only...

Introducing the very best jukebox in the world

NSM Angelina best jukebox
Developed in conjunction with Sound Leisure to meet the specific needs of UK operators, the Angelina has the same top earning, consumer friendly interface as its predecessor, the Playdium, while also featuring a new contemporary lighting system that gives it a stand out presence in any location or environment

Phil Silver’s Playdium Picks

Coinslot Playdium Jukebox TouchTunes
After Quentin Stott’s recent championing of new kids in town, The Eagles, it’s time to go a bit more Radio 3 or 4 according to our latest selector. This week industry veteran, Phil Silver, brings a classic edge to Playdium Picks with some classic rock, classic beers and even some classic Hollywood choreography... Phil has had one foot in the...

Thunder always follows lightning: NSM to debut new jukebox at ACOS

Thunder
Much like in a real storm, the Thunder model follows hot on the heels of the Lightning jukebox, which has already sparked a great deal of business over the summer months,and NSM’s latest model has been designed specifically to meet the needs of larger scale placements whilst maintaining the same competitive price point for which NSM is renowned. NSM Music...

Quentin Stott’s Playdium Picks

Stotts Quentin Stott Reflex Gaming
This summer saw Michael Jackson’s Thriller lose its title as the biggest selling album of all time to The Eagles’ Greatest hits, so following John Sullivan’s musical odyssey, it felt only right to pass the musical torch to a true Eagles aficianado and New Kid in Town for this feature, Quentin Stott, Managing Director of Reflex Gaming. Quentin’s entire career...

Paul Purcell’s Playdium Picks

Coinslot Playdium Jukebox TouchTunes
As the temperatures continue to rise Norman Valente passes the Playdium Picks torch to Founder and Managing Director of Amusement Leisure, Paul Purcell, for a scorching selection of happy and heartfelt songs which are absolutely guaranteed to have everybody smiling in the sunshine! Paul owns and runs Amusement Leisure but prior to starting the business he was a veteran of...

NSM Music launch Lightning, the next generation of digital jukebox

NSM Lightning
Designed with an industry wishlist of demands in-hand, NSM Music has launched Lightning into the jukebox market - striking success with both operators and music fans alike. Leeds-based jukebox manufacturer NSM Music has launched Lightning - the next generation of digital jukebox - into the marketplace,delivering on a wishlist of demands from operators around the country. Created with 100 percent new...

TouchTunes highlight power of technology as Playdium enjoys market leading status

Toby Hoyte
The Playdium, regarded as the world’s smartest jukebox, accounted for more than 50 percent of new UK sales in the last 12 months, a feat that sales and marketing manager Toby Hoyte is attributing to a combination of technology and terms. Expanding on his argument, Hoyte told Coinslot: “Operators are looking for products that deliver enhanced cash box figures and...

Playdium line-up football classics to support pub trade World Cup push

World Cup pub
Football chants, stadium anthems and sing-a- long choruses will ring out in pubs and entertainment venues across the country as Playdium jukeboxes model their interactive playlists to coincide with the start of the World Cup in June. “All of our UK music profiles will now feature a Football Songs playlist tile containing all the football anthems such as Three Lions,...

Tony Boulton’s Playdium Picks

Tony Boulton Project regional
Following Mike Clokie’s musical pilgrimage across genres, this week Tony Boulton, Managing Director of Project, raises the stakes with a mega pot of stone cold classics from Guinness World Record breaking prog rock to female empowerment disco anthems Tony Boulton, who launched Project alongside co-founder Ramon de Beneducci, is one of the most respected personalities in the industry and an...

Mike Clokie’s Playdium Picks

Mike Clokie Playdium Coinslot-1
Channelling the rebellious side of Gabi Stergides’ previous musical journey, this week Mike Clokie, Managing Director at E-Service, brings a punk rock sensibility to Playdium Picks as he blurs the musical lines between bubblegum pop, new wave art-rock, post-punk and... Barry Manilow? Mike has been a part of the industry for over 30 years, starting out with a cashless vending...

STAY CONNECTED

0FansLike
0FollowersFollow

PRODUCTS