We had fun doing the Cha Cha with Ryan Lochte + Cheryl Burke recently on Dancing with the Stars! In case you missed it, watch here!
Back on the road with our girl Carrie Underwood shooting FX on the Storyteller Tour!! Watch some of the FX fun here!
Many thanks for your Parnelli Awards nomination of Pyro Company of the Year!! It’s been another great year of shooting FX and humbled by your appreciation for our work on Justin Bieber’s Purpose World Tour. Get all the Award details here!
Troye Sivan proved he’s #OneToWatch with his RGB Laser Edge-filled performance of Youth on the Billboard Music Awards! Relive Troye's performance by watching here!
It was a pleasure and a privilege to have been chosen as the pyro company for Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk. A film that is certain to be very moving. Watch the trailer and catch a peak at our effects in the movie here!
We're having some colorful fun on the Head Full of Dreams Tour with Coldplay! Watch a clip from the tour here!
“And Go for PYRO!” Strictly FX brought the FX once more to the Super Bowl 50 Halftime show with Coldplay featuring special guests Beyoncé and Bruno Mars! Relive the entire Halftime performance by watching here!
We’re having a BLAST reliving some of metals greatest on Black Sabbath’s current farewell tour, The End! Come catch us on the road to see our Flames and Pyro FX! Watch a YouTube clip from the tour here!
Strictly FX is having some fun with Carrie Underwood on her current Storyteller Tour! Find us on the road shooting Pyro, Lasers + more FX! Catch up with all the action on Carrie's instagram page here!
Thank You for naming us the 2015 Parnelli winner for Pyro Company of the Year! SFX would like to thank the Parnelli Board of Advisors, Tom Marzullo, Chris Brown, the Producers, Creatives, Lighting Designers, Tour Managers + Production Staff, our FX Crew… AND to everyone who voted for us!
Home is Windsor Academy in Macon, George for Jason Aldean but for Strictly FX home is wherever the pyro is! Check out our special effects in Aldean’s new music video “Gonna Know We Were Here” that was shot at his high school alma mater.
We had fun last night at the 2015 CMA Awards shooting tons of FX for Hank Williams Jr. with Eric Church, Little Big Town, Carrie Underwood, Florida Georgia Line, Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean, and Kacey Musgraves! Check out all the behind the scenes action here!
We were here… shooting lasers and FX with Jason Aldean! Come catch us on the road with him on Aldean’s current We Were Here Tour! Check out a clip of our lasers on the road here!
Strictly FX some FX fun at the 2016 People's Choice Awards with Jason Derulo, Shawn Mendes + Camila Cabello, and Jordan Smith! Check out some of the action from Derulo's performance here!
We had some recent fun at the 2015 Kennedy Center Honors! Strictly FX helped beef up the George Lucas tribute with a massive amount of Star Wars Lasers! Check out a clip from the show here!
What’s a David Gilmour show without lasers? Strictly FX was recently invited to join David Gilmour on his South American run on his Rattle That Lock Tour! Watch here to see our lasers during “Comfortably Numb”!
Strictly has been having some laser fun with Coldplay recently on a few on-offs! Check out the laser action in the photo posted here:
Don’t play with fire… Unless if you’re Strictly FX! Check out Halestorm’s rockin’ new music video “I Am The Fire” in which we play with lots of fire in the background!
Strictly FX had a blast shooting a bunch of effects including lasers, flames, pyro, smoke, confetti, streamers and more for the MTV Video Music Awards! Watch The Weeknd’s entire performance with our circle of flames and pyro from the award show here!
Eat. Sleep. Pyro. Repeat! We recently brought a bunch of the good stuff to Brooklyn to shoot a bunch of pyro at SummerSlam! Catch a clip of our pyro from the WWE event here!
Playing with lasers is always a good time, especially when Maria Sharapova and Chromeo are involved! American Express hosted a hydro-interactive tennis experience for their Rally on the River event and we brought the lasers! Check out some of our laser graphics projected onto the court here!
Rumor has it that we provided some lasers at the Dancing with the Stars Finale while Rumer Willis danced her way to victory! Check out her performance here and see our lasers dance along!
Strictly FX is out on the road this summer with Mumford and Sons shooting pyro! Check out a gorgeous shot of our fx out on the tour here! (Photo by: Ty Johnson)
Anything goes on CMT Awards night! Strictly FX brought a TON of effects to the show for Luke Bryan, Carrie Underwood, Lady Antebellum with Zedd, Florida Georgia Line and Sam Hunt! Watch Florida Georgia Line’s performance here with our flames! You catch more performances and action online at CMT.com!
EAT SLEEP PYRO REPEAT! If Levi’s Stadium had a roof, we would have blown it off! We were there to celebrate as Seth Rollins won the WWE Heavyweight Championship at Wrestlemania 31! Check out a clip from the huge pyro finale here!
Did you catch American Idol recently? Watch Jennifer Lopez "Feel the Light" with our lasers here during her performance! You can catch our girl J.Lo on the big screen in the new DreamWorks Animation film Home opening in theaters March 27.
We had a blast with the guys of Royal Blood at the 2015 BRIT Awards! Check out their performance here and see the premier of our laser vortex!
Check out this Live Design Q+A with our friend Bruce Rodgers of Tribe Inc. on the design process of developing the Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Show with Katy Perry! Rodgers had some kinds words on Strictly FX and the effects we brought to SB49!!
We've been having some fun down unda with the boys of One Direction with the start of their new world tour! You can catch our pyro, lasers, and streamers dancing around on their On The Road Again 2015 tour! Read a concert review and see some pics of our pyro from the tour kickoff here!
Ready to get pitch slapped? Watch the trailer for Pitch Perfect 2 (and you'll catch a shot of the lasers we did for the movie!) Then sit tight for the nationwide May 15 release date!
Thank you for naming us a 2015 Top Dog for Pryo and Special Effects Company of the Year at the Tour Link Conference this past weekend!! Check out the full list of 2015 Top Dogs here!
At Strictly FX, we're thankful for being named the 2014 Parnelli Award winner for Pyro Company of the Year! Thank you to everyone who supported us during the voting process and have a look at the full list of 2014 Parnelli winners here!
Did you catch the finale of The X Factor UK? We helped X Factor alumni One Direction by bringing our colorful lasers to rock out during their performance with special guest Ronnie Wood. Watch the performance here!
How do we rock out with our socks out?!? By shooting a ton of pyro for 5 Seconds of Summer of course! We recently joined the 5SOS guys for a few shows with a number of FX! Watch the giant pyro opener we did for them at their recent LA show at the Forum here!
It’s time for one of our favorite events of the year: the Parnelli Awards! We’ve received support many times over the years and we’d like to ask you once again to please consider Strictly FX during the voting process. Please visit here to vote for your choice for “Pyro Company of the Year” now through October 31st, 2014!
How do we do a rock show? Flames, lasers and lots of PYRO of course!! Check out some of the effects we did recently for X Japan at the iconic Madison Square Garden by watching a clip from the show here!
Pyrotechnics? Check. Flames? Check. Strictly FX was recently out on Jason Aldean’s Burn it Down 2014 Tour where you’ll find us shooting a ton of fiery effects! Read a full review of his current tour here!
Roger Waters recently premiered his documentary “The Wall” at the International Film Festival in Toronto. Coming soon worldwide you can relive our giant pyro opening that we did on his massive World Tour! Go to his showcase page to have a look at our effects from "The Wall" here!
It’s time for one of our favorite events of the year: the Parnelli Awards! We’ve received support many times over the years and we’d like to ask you once again to please consider Strictly FX during the nomination phase of the voting. Please visit here to nominate your choice for “Pyro Company of the Year” now through September 30, 2014!
One Direction’s Where We Are tour just opened this past weekend in Dublin and Strictly FX is along for the ride! You can catch our lasers, confetti, streamers and a TON of pyro on the massive stadium world tour. Watch a clip from the show here!
We’re doing Fire and Pyro for Jason Aldean’s aptly named Burn it Down 2014 Tour! You’ll find us shooting a ton of pyro and flame effects across the country this summer! Check out a photo from the tour here!
Strictly FX is joining Avicii on select dates of his 2014 #TrueTour by bringing 10 of our high power lasers! Have a look at a photo of our effects out with Avicii here!
Strictly FX is currently on the road with WWE Raw and SmackDown! If you haven't seen any episodes, we're basically doing the pyro version of a dropkick from the top rope to the face!
Strictly FX was brought in to the Super Bowl once more to do what we do best – BLOW STUFF UP! Check out the HUGE pyro effects that we did for the Super Bowl XLVIII Halftime Show with Bruno Mars and the Red Hot Chili Peppers here!
We're setting fire to the stage for Luke Bryan's My Kind of Night 2014 tour! Watch a clip from the tour to see our flames open the show! You can also catch our low smoke and CO2 out on the tour.
We're keeping things toasty at the Chicago Wolves game with our flames, lasers, and pyro! Have a look at a photo from the player introductions and pregame show,which was named as the Best Team Introductions in professional sports by Gameops.com!
We were out at the Allstate Arena recently for B96's 2013 Pepsi Jingle Bash with Austin Mahone, Avicii, Armin van Buuren, plus many others! To make the event a little merrier we brought in our lasers, confetti, flames, and co2 effects. Watch Avicii's set here to see clips of our effects!
Strictly FX has been out touring North America with Kanye West on his 23-city Yeezus tour! You can catch our pyrotechnics, lasers, fog, and even snow machines throughout his set. Check out a giant pyro shot from the tour of us "blowing up" the mountain onstage here!
Happy Holidays from all of us at Strictly FX! Wishing you and yours have a safe and festive 2013 holiday. Season's Greeting and a Happy New Year!
After 3 years of touring, Roger Water's The Wall Live came to a close this weekend at Stade de France in Paris. We were honored to be a part of such an amazing production! Relive some our massive pyro moments by checking our showcase page here!
Strictly FX has teamed up with Fall Out Boy once again! We joined them for a few dates on their Save Rock and Roll tour to shoot pyro and flame effects, as well throwing some custom printed balloons into the audience! You can check out photos from Riot Fest Chicago 2013 on their showcase page here!
Football season is officially here! Strictly helped at the NFL Kickoff on Sept 5 by bringing a bunch of BOOMs of pyro and flames as well as lasers to the giant party. Watch a clip from the Inner Harbor in Baltimore here!
Roger Waters the Wall Live is back on the road doing a mix of arena and stadium shows throughout Europe. Once more, Strictly FX is providing a massive amount of pryo to the show opener "In the Flesh?" Check photos from the tour on our Roger Waters showcase page here!
Strictly FX just got back from Toronto for the OVO Festival with Drake! We brought a BANG to the festival by shooting a bunch of pyro, flames, and lasers. Watch a clip of our flames during "Clique" from the event here!
Jason Aldean brought his Night Train tour to Boston's Fenway Park and Chicago's Wrigley Field, and with these stadium events came an opportunity for Strictly FX to shoot a bunch of pyro and flame effects! Watch Jason's Night Train music video to catch some clips of our effects!
Strictly FX helped bring a bunch of flame, cryo and pyro effects to the 2013 CMT Music Awards! We made things smokey for Little Big Town and shot pyro for Jason Aldean + Lenny Kravitz! We also shot pyro + flames for Florida Georgia Line (with special guest Nelly) that you can watch in this clip!
Strictly FX was out having a dance party at Toyota Park for B96's Pepsi Summer Bash 2013! We shot CO2 Jets for Zedd + Afrojack and lasers for Timeflies, Demi Lovato, Afrojack, Ne-Yo, and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis!
We just helped the Stone Roses close out their 2013 tour at Finsbury Park! They also just released their documentary "The Stone Roses: Made of Stone" and the trailer includes a peek of our lasers from last year at Manchester's Heaton Park! Watch the documentary trailer here!
Beyoncé's Mrs. Carter Show World Tour is out in full force and we're shooting lots of fun stuff along the way!! The tour features Strictly FX flame effects, pixie confetti, cryogenics, and TONS of pyrotechnics! Check out a snippet of the giant waterfall in this clip!
Strictly FX is out with the XX shooting 4 high-powered color lasers! The Night + Day Tour is currently in Europe and then makes its way across the pond to the US and Canada. Watch a clip from the tour here!
We recently brought a bunch of excitement to a U.S. Bank commercial! The 30 sec clip is filled with us shooting a ton of pyro and flame effects! Watch the commercial here!
Strictly FX brought lasers for Swedish House Mafia as well as a number of other artists at Ultra Fest 2013! Twelve color lasers took over the main stage in Miami to create amazing effects! Check out SHM's showcase page here!
We're gettin' our "Teenage Kicks" with One Direction on their Take Me Home world tour! Strictly FX is along for the ride bringing a variety of CO2 effects, 4 high-powered color lasers, flame effects, and a HUGE mess of streamers + confetti! See a photo from the tour here!
50' tall pyro Beyonce! Scorching flames! Laser hair! Live Design has an article that describes our part in helping make the Super Bowl XLVII Halftime show spectacular!! Read the entire article here!
Bieber Fever is back out on the road in full force for his Believe world tour! We're along for the ride once more bringing a variety of pyrotechnics, high-powered color lasers, cryogenic and CO2 effects, and confetti! See a clip from the tour here!
Lasers everywhere! Strictly FX is currently touring the U.S. with Swedish House Mafia on 'One Last Tour'! Eleven full-color individually-controlled lasers completely fill the arenas to create amazing effects! Check out a clip from the tour here!
Congrats to Obama on being re-elected into office! We had fun shooting confetti at the celebration rally at McCormick Place! See a clip of our confetti from the celebration here!
Thank you for making us the 2012 Parnelli Award winner for Pyro Company of the year! Strictly FX would like to thank our touring personnel, all the artists, production managers and lighting designers we work with, the Parnelli Board of Advisors, and to everyone that voted for us!
Coldplay made its way down under in Australia and New Zealand. The string of stadium dates through November featured our lasers, MASSIVE pyrotechnics, and tons of confetti! All of our effects were at select cinemas worldwide on November 13 for the release of the concert film Coldplay Live 2012! November 19 the film was released on Blu-Ray and DVD! Watch the trailer and get more info here!
To close out Roger Waters, the Wall Live tour, we used over 1800 pieces of product with some reaching heights of 350' to create a giant opener for "In the Flesh – Part 01"! It's been an exciting couple of years with Roger, and we've been very happy and honored to be a part of the Wall project! See Roger Water's showcase page here!
Kaskade was out on the road with our effects! The Freaks of Nature 2012 summer tour make its way across the U.S. with Strictly FX lasers, cryogenics / CO2 effects, and a whole mess of confetti! Check out Kaskade's showcase page here!
Coldplay is made its way across arenas in North America and continued across Europe in late summer 2012 with our lasers, MASSIVE pyrotechnics, and tons of confetti! See Coldplay's showcase page here!