Audio & PA

Audio System Hire for Festivals, Concerts, Theatre and Corporate Events

Sound System Hire

Audio System Hire for Festivals, Concerts, Theatre and Corporate Events

Sound System Hire

Audio System Hire for Festivals, Concerts, Theatre and Corporate Events

Sound System Hire

Audio System Hire for Festivals, Concerts, Theatre and Corporate Events

Sound System Hire

Live Sound Equipment Hire across the UK and Europe

VME have provided Audio and PA equipment hire to the live events industry for over 20 years. Our rental equipment has been used across the UK, Europe and internationally for a wide range of events such as festival tours, concerts, sporting events, corporate conferences and private parties. We stock a wide range of equipment suiting venues ranging from small conference rooms to arenas.

We ensure that we invest in the latest equipment from the most respected manufacturers to ensure the best sonic performance and reliability. We are a member of the Martin Audio MLA Rental Partner Network, and operate one of the largest rental stocks of Kling & Freitag loudspeakers in Europe.

Whilst based just South of Manchester, we provide a nationwide service covering events across the whole of the UK.

Specialists in Audio Systems Hire

PA Hire for Concerts – Festivals

Our diverse range of outdoor loudspeakers and amp systems can be designed to be compact or large to suit client needs. With our varied range of loudspeakers, we are able to provide power and quality for an area of almost any size.

PA Hire for Sporting – Outdoor Events

VME work on a variety of sporting events. Our systems have varied uses, from filling large stadiums to dispersing sound across marathon checkpoints.

Our loudspeakers are also suitable to reinforce smaller systems when intended for larger audiences.

PA Hire for Corporate Events

Our PA systems are suitable for all type of corporate events from award shows to conferences to gala dinners.

Our warehouse team work hard to maintain our corporate equipment to look and sound flawless.

MLA – bringing the FOH engineer and the audience together in a more powerful, involving experience.

Martin Audio’s revolutionary award-winning Multi-cellular Loudspeaker Array [MLA] technology is reinventing the way loudspeaker arrays are configured and controlled. With it has come an unsurpassed control of sound with pristine fidelity and huge output capability — bringing the FOH engineer and the audience together in a more powerful, involving experience.

Our PA Hire Stock

Line Array

Martin Audio MLA
Martin Audio MLA Compact

Kling & Freitag Sequenza 10
Kling & Freitag Sequenza 5

Point Source

Mid/High
Kling & Freitag Passio
Kling & Freitag Gravis 12
Kling & Freitag Scena

Kling & Freitag CA106 / CA1001 / CA1201 / CA1215 / CA1515

Sub
Kling & Freitag Nomos LS / XLC
Kling & Freitag Sequenza 5B / 10B
Kling & Freitag SW112 / 115 / 118 / 215

Martin Audio DSX / MLX

Amplification – Processing

Lab.Gruppen FP2400Q
Lab.Gruppen FP2600
Lab.Gruppen FP3400
Lab.Gruppen FP6400
Lab.Gruppen FP10000Q
Lab.Gruppen PLM 12K44

Kling & Freitag CD:44

Martin Audio Merlin (4:10)
Martin Audio DX2 (4:8)

XTA DP226
XTA DP448

Mixing Consoles

Digital Mixing Consoles
Yamaha QL1
Yamaha CL1
Yamaha CL5
Yamaha M7CL
Yamaha M7CL-ES
Yamaha PM5D RH
Yamaha DSP-5D

Soundcraft UI16

Analogue Mixing Consoles

Yamaha PM5000

Microphones

AKG

Neumann

Shure

Sennheiser

Audix

Beyer Dynamic

DPA

DJ Equipment

Pioneer CDJ 2000

Pioneer DJM 2000

We stock equipment from leading manufacturers, including: