Capital Extends New Martin Audio WPS Line Array Inventory for Tim Minchin Tour
After a successful Eddie Izzard tour, Capital Sound has extended its inventory with Martin Audio’s new WPS line array.
Sundown Festival sees Martin Audio’s MLA take the stage for the first time
The company’s rental partner Capital Sound was brought in by production company, Mark Ward’s Proper Productions, with whom they have a long-standing relationship
Martin Audio’s MLA takes centre stage at Sziget Festival
Capital Sound is the event’s long-standing main stage sound reinforcement supplier, hauling Martin Audio’s MLA loudspeaker array family across Europe in a two-truck arrangement and ‘topping up’ with assistance from Hungarian-based MLA partner, BG Event
Field Day 2019’s d&b system at The Drumsheds ‘performed above expectations’
This year’s Field Day festival featured a selection of innovative acts, including Skepta, Jorja Smith and The Black Madonna, and was held over two days at The Drumsheds, an all new north London venue, with Capital Sound providing audio...
Kew The Music: Capital Sound and Martin Audio MLA take on Kew Gardens
Capital Sound and its Martin Audio MLA have provided for the Kew Gardens summer festival for the past five years
Martin Audio MLA completes seven year contract with BST Hyde Park
The contract for the Hyde Park site is now up for renewal
Capital Sound and its Martin Audio MLA provides for top Hungarian music festivals
Capital Sound supplies sound for the three large Hungarian festivals that fall under Sziget Cultural Management: VOLT Festival, Balaton Sound and Sziget Festival
Fatboy Slim takes Martin Audio MLA on a round trip
An audio system and setup was designed for Slim's tours that includes the MLA and a stage design placing the DJ in a revolving centre
Raising Capital: Martin Connolly on 25 years with Capital Sound
The touring firm's senior project manager reflects on an illustrious 25 years and offers his predictions for the future of the rental market.
BREAKING NEWS: Capital Sound joins SSE Audio Group
Capital Sound will continue to operate as a separate brand, but will be able to access the Group's resources, including its multi-million pound hire inventory and the largest rental stock of digital mixing consoles in the UK
Capital Sound builds ‘largest ever’ Optocore network for Roger Waters at Hyde Park
The surround sound extravaganza kicked off the 10-day BST Hyde Park 2018 festival
Capital Provides 300+ Loudspeakers for Roger Waters Show
A massive PA system was brought to bear for the Pink Floyd leader's concert at London's BST Festival.
Capital Sound deploy Martin Audio solutions for Michael McIntyre tour
Having provided an MLA loudspeaker array solution for McIntyre's Happy & Glorious Tour in 2015, the company has repeated the formula for the current Big World Tour
Capital Sound Hire becomes first UK customer for Outline Newton
Capital will be trialling the unit in a live environment on Sam Smith’s world tour
In for the Kill: Behind the FOH desk on The Killers’ world tour
US indie rockers The Killers recently opted for Capital Sound’s Martin Audio MLA PA on their current world tour, with the UK leg concluding in two nights at London’s O2 Arena.
Capital Sound expands digital offering for Emeli Sande UK tour
The rental company deployed Sennheiser’s new Digital 6000 Series microphones, along with a Digico SD5 digital mixing console at the monitor position
Capital Sound in double console investment for The Killers and Emeli Sandé tours
Major console investment for Capital Sound
Martin Audio and Capital Sound pair up to install MLA speakers at London venue Scala
London venue Scala has upgraded its house PA system to a Martin Audio MLA Compact, designed by Capital Sound. Capital Sound operations and development director Paul Timmins approached the King’s Cross venue as it acquired a new digital console...
Martin Audio’s PAs ‘a complete success’ for Hungary festival Sziget’s 25th year
Martin Audio PA systems were once again all over the seven-day Sziget Festival in Hungary — the final leg of a three-event tour of the country, which included Volt and Balaton Festivals. Capital supplied two trucks of equipment, including...
Capital Sound opts for ‘powerful’ Martin Audio’s MLAs for Hungary music festivals
Martin Audio’s MLA loudspeakers featured in Capital Sound’s main stage set-up at two festivals in Hungary this summer. More than 100,000 people attended Volt, a five-day festival with headline acts including Linkin Park, Ellie Goulding and Paramore. Capital Sound...
‘The sound couldn’t have been any better’: MLA deployed for Ramblin Man rock festival
A Martin Audio MLA PA system was recently deployed for the third annual Ramblin Man classic rock festival at Maidstone’s Mote Park, with the event’s project manager Robin Conway stating that the sound “couldn’t have been any better”. Capital...
AEG Live inks two-year BST Hyde Park extension with Capital Sound
Capital Sound and rental partner Martin Audio have put pen to paper on a two –year extension deal with AEG Live for the annual British Summer Time Hyde Park Festival. This year sees AEG Live celebrate its fifth year...
Interview: Capital Sound’s Martin Connolly on producing sound for open-air, inner city festivals
Victoria Park played host to Aphex Twin’s comeback gig at this year’s Field Day festival, with Capital Sound supplying the Martin Audio MLA system that filled the new Barn stage with the DJ’s unrepentant brand of electronica. Murray Stassen...
Martin Audio’s MLA systems play to 35,000 at Wild Life festival
Martin Audio PAs brought the sound to Brighton’s Wild Life festival last month, with 35,000 festival-goers enjoying the event at Brighton City Airport in its third year. Despite 30mph winds on build-up day threatening to play havoc with the...
Capital Sound and MLA take on big three Hungarian Festivals
The Volt Festival, Balaton Sound Festival and the Sziget Festival used Martin Audio equipment