Busy summer is ahead of us, the King team is working hard to get everything ready and lined up for the upcoming shows!
In order to keep up with our increasingly busy schedule we are proud to introduce another new vehicle to our fleet. Please meet the latest (and most powerful!) member of our team — the 7.5 Tonne Fuso Canter!Read More
It took us a while but we felt it is important to take our time, listen to both our clients and team’s feedback and design highly functional space which also offers a comfortable waiting area for our customers.Read More
The Colston Hall, being the biggest venue in Bristol, has been a regular haunt of ours for over 20 years. We have provided sound and crew for countless artists coming through the city. The venue closes in June for a complete 2 year rebuild that will see the entire building gutted and remodelled. As last night's gig with Ezra Furman marked our last show in this legendary venue we thought we'd take a few snaps to commemorate the occasion. Colston's load-in is terrible, the back stage areas look like a prison camp and place is falling apart, but the staff have always been great to us and we're going to miss this place...Read More
The classic Orbit stage has long been a popular choice for festivals and large scale events. 15M wide and up to 15M deep, the Orbit’s curved roof not only looks fantastic it is also a safe and well proven design that’s well loved for its fine acoustic properties (orchestras love them!). Able to support loads of up to 6 tonnes, the roof has the capacity to keep up with modern production demands.Read More
LEDJ QB1 RGBA battery uplighters. Featuring 4X 8 W RGBA LEDs, these lithium ion powered battery fixtures last up to 18 hours in a single charge. With both wired and wireless DMX control, these lights are quick to deploy and perfect for events where a clean look without visible wiring is desired.Read More
IPAF training for King Sound. Braving zero degree temperatures we all completed 3A and 3B tests for MEWP platforms - cherry pickers and scissor lifts. So we are licensed to operate for another 5 years!
Christmas party time at Weston’s Grand Pier. We are busy supplying full technical production for this month long run. With a capacity to entertain up to 600 guests per night, the pier makes a great Party venue. Kit on the job includes L-Acoustics ARCS, SB18s and a beautifully warm, old school lighting rig consisting of many PAR cans and ACLs along along with some more contemporary moving head fixtures.Read More
Having recently invested in two DiGiCo SD12 touring consoles for our rental stock, we thought it was a good idea to invite DiGiCo along to get us up to speed on all the advanced features these powerful consoles have to offer. The training took place at the King Sound warehouse so we could train with our own consoles and also have other our equipment at hand, if required.Read More
We would like to share a few pictures from the last weekend's event - The Bristol Christmas lights switch-on at Cabot Circus. We've been involved with this event for several years now (often in cooperation with the brilliant Cirque Bijou team), so we were very excited to help again with the launch of festive season in Bristol!Read More
King Sound Reinforcement would like to welcome Adam Cook as the newest member of the King Sound Reinforcement team. Adam has been working with KSR as part of our Crewing Team over the summer. It is fantastic that he will be joining us as part of our warehousing team.Read More
As part of our ongoing rental stock updates we are pleased to announce that we have added two DiGiCo SD12 touring systems.
Dean Turner comments "We have been looking at a adding some new consoles to our hire stock for a while. With the release of the new DiGiCo SD12 it seems like the perfect time to join the DiGiCo Club. The SD12's have been fitted with Optics Cards for use with DiGiCo's SD Racks. We also have Waves cards available for hire with the consoles and can supply with a complete waves touring package.”Read More
Dave Stewart, known as the Ringmaster, pulls musicians from across the globe together to play two UK dates to celebrate his 65th Birthday. Guests included Bob Geldof, Jon Stevens, Johnny Borrell, Diane Birch & Candy Dulpher to name a few.Read More
Meet our new L-Acoustics Kiva II system. We've found the extraordinary combination of clarity, SPL, coverage and weight has completely re defined what a small line array system can achieve and we've found a place for Kiva II on many shows where we'd previously used point source alternatives - with outstanding results!Read More
Well, that was intense! As usual we provided full site electrics, sound and stage for the popular Cabaret stage, full sound and lighting production package for main stage and illumination for the Lloyds Amphitheatre building.Read More
Many thanks to Crosstown Concerts for another fantastic week at Lloyds Ampitheatre. The eclectic line up included Benobo, Manic Street Preachers, Craig David, British Sea Power and the wonderful Bristol Sounds - Haçienda Classical. We did sound and provided many crew - who helped 'grease the wheels' in many areas of production and who's duties included a particularly arduous overnight stage build for Hacienda.Read More