PA & LIGHTING HIRE
- Capital Sound Hire LTD Office 1,
Yorkhill Quay, Glasgow, 0141 357 4035, 07901 791 772, www.capitalsound.co.uk,
Capital Sound mainly provides sound systems for concert-sized gigs:
recent clients have included Travis, Kylie, Tin the Park and the
Hogmanay bash in George Square; it also regularly provides the sound on
big nights at the Arches Smaller systems are available, but seeing as
all equipment is of the highest spec and an engineer is provided, a
basic package will set you back around £400.
There’s also an installation service for venues. DJ equipment
is on sale, with a range of decks, mixers and accessories.
- Hyper PA Hire 20 Waukglen
Drive, Glasgow G53 7UG, 0141 620 0717. Provides the appropriate PA and
lighting system for any musical event, from 1k pub systems to 30k
touring systems. Prices start at roughly £50/night.
- Charles Marks Musical Instrument Hire
28-34 Nithsdale Road, Pollokshaws, Glasgow,
- 423 1886, 07836 547170, email@example.com.
Provides comprehensive backline setup for television and major
concerts, but can also do hire for smaller bands should something break
at the last minute. It’ll deliver and collect.
- Music & Leisure See
Musical shops and DJ equipment stockists.
- Music Warehouse See Musical
shops and DJ equipment stockists.
- POWERHOUSE Sound
& Light Hire
David Curle, 17 Pollock Road, Newton Mearns, Glasgow, G77 6DH, 0141 639
4008, 07778 411 819. We are based in Scotland and have been established
since 1990 offering a high quality of service at very competative
rates, we cover Scotland, Ireland & Northern England.
- Pure Sound PA Hire 47 Molendinar
Street, Glasgow, 0141 572 1445, 07710725768. Specialising in dance
events but occasionally available for bands, Pure Sound provides PA
systems and lighting from relatively small setups to full concert-sized
venues, all over Scotland. It aims to provide fair prices and therefore
operates to a great extent on an individual basis.
- RA Music See Musical shops and
DJ equipment stockists.
RGM Music Ltd
See Musical shops and DJ equiprnent stockists.
- Roadshow Music See Musical
shops and DJ equipment stockists.
- RS Pro Audio 64 St Enoch
Square, Glasgow G1 4AG, 0141 420 3300, www.r-s.co.uk,
Provides sale, installation and hire of a full range of equipment for
clubs and DJs, from PA and lighting to CD players and mixers. RS can
provide anything from a basic 100W PA package for £35/night
to full concert systems.
- Zisys AVMN Ltd 01294 238918 www.zisysavmn.co.uk
Committed to providing a top quality service providing Live sound, Show
lighting, Live recording, Video, AV, DJ Systems, Music, Schools,
- Aztec Sound 36 Morrison Street,
Edinburgh, 0131 228973 A wide range of PA hire available for bands as
well as theatres and conferences.
51 Tower Street: Edinburgh, 0131 5569296 Started in 1986 providing
sound systems for pub gigs, most employees are still musicians so they
know what they’re talking about, These days they supply sound
equipment and sound engineers for all kinds of music events, anything
from a pub up to the SECC. Nowadays half their business is catering for
bands, everything from ceilidh to drum & bass.
Production & Events
Admin: 1 Learmouth Terrace, Edinburgh, EH4 1PQ, Warehouse: 1 Portobello
High Street, Edinburgh, EH15 1DW tel: 0870 042 0541
www.blueparrotevents.com firstname.lastname@example.org We provide lighting, sound, staging, truss, mains distribution and
power generation for the entertainment industry. We also provide
production services and project management services. With the
blueparrot team behind you, you can rest assured that all technical
aspects of your event will run smoothly.
- DM Audio 22 Duddingston Road,
Edinburgh, 0800 0562090, email@example.com,
Hire PA systems, backline and DJ equipment. Also sells PA equipment to
bands as well as installing club systems.
- EFX 59-59a Muir Road,
Bathgate, 01506633356. An old hand at the sound system game, EFX hires
systems for everything from one-off smaller club gigs to the main stage
at Glasgow Green. Also supplies gear for touring bands and local
promoters. Also does sales, but prefers to concentrate on hire.
- GB Audio Unit D 51 Brunswick
Road, Edinburgh, 0131 661 0022, firstname.lastname@example.org,
Does PA equipment rental, backline rental, sales and installation. Most
of its business is with theatres and recording studios, but it does
still do some work on live band performance.
- Live Systems 28/3 Wellington
Street, Edinburgh EH7 5ED, 0131 557 8752, www.livesystems.co.uk,
Services included PA hire, on-location recording facilities and sound
and lighting design. The sales department has a wide range of equipment
from a single microphone or Amp to a full concert PA system or lighting
rig. The staff are knowledgeable and helpful and you should check out
the web site for some tricks of the trade.
Sound & Light
23-25 Canongate, Edinburgh EH8 8BX, 0131 556 1300, email@example.com,
Established in 1978, this place offers a complete service for the
working DJ, musician or club operator. It designs, supplies
and installs sound and lighting systems in Pubs, Clubs, Hotels, Schools
etc. as well as hiring sound, lighting and special effects. There is a
service department that can repair all makes of equipment.
- Scayles Music See Musical
shops and ill equipment stockists.
- SI Sound And Light 3 Panmure
Place, Edinburgh, 0131 2283636, firstname.lastname@example.org,
With nearly 20 years experience, this lot continue to provide sound
system and lighting for every music maker, from the smallest bedroom to
the largest club.
- Warehouse 23 Water Street,
Edinburgh, 0131 555 6900 Warehouse does lighting and sound system
rental and sales, but doesn’t provide backline hire.
Predominantly provides for theatre, television and conferences but it
does occasional PA hire for bands. Warehouse:
Lighting And Sound
67 Nelson Street, Aberdeen, 01224 622222. A long time solid fixture in
live music circles in Aberdeen, the friendly staff at Atmosphere can
meet all your PA and lighting hire needs as well as a wide range of
equipment for sale. DJs might also note that this is the only place
where decks can be hired in Aberdeen and at a reasonable price.
- Creative Light and Sound Unit 6,
Spires Business Units, Muggiemoss, Aberdeen, 01224 683111. CLS is a
major player in Aberdeen dealing in P A and lighting hire. In addition
to this, it operates a transport, crew, and engineer hire service to
take the logistical and technical headache out of your gig. It also
sells PA, lighting and ill technology.
07790 565115. Small to large P.A. available for hire,
suitable for bands, DJs & theatre. CD and vinyl turntables
available. Lighting equipment suitable for bands & DJs also