What is headliner?

  • (noun): A performer who receives prominent billing.
    Synonyms: star


A headliner is a composite material that is adhered to the inside roof of automobiles or yachts. It typically consists of a face fabric with nonwoven or foam backing. Headliners consist of multilayered composite materials that bring together multiple functionalities, including the requested look, feel, stiffness, and sound reduction needed in cars. Automotive headliner is optimised with respect to head impact counter measure or to integrate additional LED lighting film behind the fabric. Most headliners consists of a tricot knit fabric that is knapped to provide a soft touch and uniform appearance. The fabric is adhered with melted polyurethane foam. This fabric-foam composite is glued to the interior fiberglass roof of the automobile.

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Belsonic - 2008
... The acts that played the 2008 event were Monday August 11 Thursday August 14 Friday August 15 Headliner The Flaming Lips (2145-2330) Support Mogwai (2010) Oppenheimer (1905) Jape (1815 ...
Headliner - Replacements
... When a headliner fails, it sags or falls from the roof ... may involve tacking or replacing the entire headliner ... Replacing the entire headliner fabric is usually necessary as the oxidized foam can prove nearly impossible to remove from the sagging fabric ...
Belsonic - 2009
... Thursday August 27 Friday August 28 Saturday August 29 Headliner Dizzee Rascal Support Vampire Weekend Crystal Castles Two Door Cinema Club Sketchy ...
Headliner (DJ)
... Timothy "Headliner" Barnwell (born July 26, 1967, New Jersey, United States) is an American DJ, and former member of the hip hop ensemble Arrested Development ... Lead vocalist Speech met Headliner at the Art Institute of Atlanta, where they were both students ...
Belsonic - 2010
... August 26 Friday August 27 Saturday August 28 Sunday August 29 Headliner Kasabian Support Ash Headliner Paolo Nutini Support Carly Connor Heathers (Sold Out) Headliner. 9 Headliner Biffy Clyro Support Lostprophets Fighting with wire Twin Atlantic (Sold Out) Headliner David Guetta Support Fake Blood The Japanese Popstars Burns (Sold ...