About Us

Capital Sound Hire supplies professional sound equipment for Music Touring, Outdoor Events, Festivals, Corporate Awards and Commercial Presentations. Our London office is based in Park Royal and covers the UK and European territories, whilst our selected business partners assist in delivering pro-audio equipment throughout the rest of the world guaranteeing a seamless global infrastructure. There are many internationally recognised performers using Capital Sound as the main go-to company such as Sam Smith, The Killers, Pet Shop Boys, The Stereophonics, and Sigur Ros. along with many renowned brands including Sony, Universal, Nike, Red Bull and Armani. During the summer you will find Capital Sound highly visible at an array of premier outdoor productions, most notably, BBC Proms in the Park, Sziget Festival and the British Summertime Hyde Park Concerts.

Capital Sound, alongside our UK partners, SSE Audio, Wigwam and BCS Audio, are part of Solotech, a world leader in the supply of audiovisual and entertainment technology through sales, installations and rentals. From strategically located warehouses across Canada, the USA and Europe, Solotech provides a full service offering that includes audio, video, lighting, rigging, stage drapes, and conference systems. Solotech directly employs 1,200 people across its offices located in Montreal, Quebec City, Saguenay, Ottawa and Toronto in Canada; Las Vegas, Nashville, DeKalb, Los Angeles in the USA; and London, Redditch and Manchester in the UK.

We invest continuously in new equipment to ensure we offer the latest technologies. Our inventory is extensive and includes recognised consoles from DiGiCo, Midas, Avid, Yamaha, SSL and Soundcraft. When considering sound reinforcement and loudspeakers our preferred brands include Martin Audio, Meyer Sound, Outline & D&B with the given advantage that our project managers are able to offer a wide selection of loudspeaker cabinets to suit your sound engineer or application. Included in our stock is the award-winning MLA range by Martin Audio, a system we believe is the most precise solution for modern noise control, a factor in most outdoor spaces and cities around the world.

As part of our customer commitment we offer on-site technical support, specialised acoustic predictions and sound system design. Every job is assigned to one of our highly trained system technicians and qualified managerial staff to guarantee a successful project.

For over 30 Years we have been servicing the live music and event industry, and in that time we have been presented with accolades and prestigious awards in acknowledgement for our achievements including the 2017 Festival Supplier Awards, 2016 Pro Sound Award, 2014 Event production award, 2014 Pro Sound Award, 2010 Music Week Award, TPi Award 2007, The Live Award 1995, 1996 & 1999 and the Tin Ear Award (US) IN 1995. We have been nominated on a yearly basis for the TPi award recognising that Capital Sound continues to rank as one of the UK’s leading sound rental suppliers. 

Our aim at Capital Sound is to provide the audience with the ultimate audio experience with consistent sound every time.

We look forward to working with you!


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