Hire - Sound

Click below to explore what we have to offer in our ever growing hire stock...


All hires trade under 'BrightStar Light & Sound', adhearing to terms and conditions, and our price match policy. If there is something you need you can't find, please feel free to get in touch with us and we do our best to accomidate your needs.



Speakers & Amps
IMG STA-700 Amp
The IMG Stage Line STA-700 power amp can be used as a disco amplifier for mobile DJ's or can be used as a PA amplifier with bands and solo artists. When used in conjunction with similar amplifiers and controllers it can be part of a large PA rig. It is 2x 200w (8Ω) and 2x275w(4Ω). Inputs are 6.35mm jack and RCA Phono, outputs are Speakon, 6.3mm Jack or Terminal.

£11/Day £24/Week
Peavey IPR1600 Amp
Our Lightest weight amp, that packs a punch! Only 2.8kg, but outputting up to 1800w

530W RMS x 2 at 4 ohms
900W RMS x 2 at 2 ohms
Two independent crossovers
Combi 6.35mm Jack/XLR inputs, Speakon outputs

£18/Day £36/Week
EV S-40 Compact Monitor
Delivering high performance in an ultra-compact package, the S series is ideal for both distributed and near-field applications requiring high-quality sound.
100w passive compact monitor, speakon inputs and thru

£/Day £/Week
Yamaha SM12V
W Audio PSR 8
RCF ART300 Passive
Bose B2 Sub
Compact, 400w passive sub from Bose.

£15/Day £24/Week
1000w Active
DAP Sound Mate III
Logitech Computer Speakers
A pair of small powered speakers ideal for use as console monitors in the FOH booth
13a plug 3.5mm jack connection
£3.50/Day £8/Week
All In One PA
Exclusive to the BrightStar hire shop - the QTX QR12 is complete PA solution, comprising of a powered speaker with USB MP3 media player & 2 wireless microphone receivers built in. Need more inputs? No problem there is also a RCA line in for iPods and simmilar, as well as 2 microphone inputs, for wired mics or DIs. The system is on wheels with a telescopic handle, and has an internal battery power source for up to 8 hours use. Choose between handheld of headset mics.

£25/Day £35/Week
HS 730 100V 30W ABS Horn
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Microphones & DI Boxes
Shure SM58
The legendary Shure SM58 vocal microphone is designed for professional vocal use in live performance, sound reinforcement, and studio recording. Its tailored vocal response for sound is a world standard for singing or speech. A highly effective, built-in spherical filter minimizes wind and breath "pop" noise. A unidirectional (cardioid) pickup pattern isolates the main sound source while minimizing unwanted background noise.

£7.50/Day £12/Week
Shure Beta 58a
The Beta 58A dynamic vocal microphone is precision-engineered for live performance and project studio recording. A tailored frequency response accentuates vocals, and the supercardioid pattern isolates from other sound sources.

£9/Day £15/Week
Sennheiser MD431II
Many people consider the MD 431 II Sennheiser's best dynamic mic for live vocals. But here's an insider tip: recording engineers are using the MD 431 II on snare drums for a bright, crisp sound! This mic works in live performance and in the studio. Frequency response - 40Hz-18kHz

£9/Day £18/Week
Shure SM57
The legendary Shure SM57 is exceptional for musical instrument pickup and vocals. With its bright, clean sound and contoured frequency response, the SM57 is ideal for live sound reinforcement and recording.

The SM57 has an extremely effective cardioid pickup pattern that isolates the main sound source while minimizing background noise. In the studio, it is excellent for recording drums, guitar, and woodwinds.

£7.50/Day £12/Week
Sennheiser MD421II
Extremely versatile, robust legendary cardioid microphone. Easy handling due to pronounced directivity. Clear sound reproduction. For most recording conditions and broadcasting applications. Five-position bass control.

£7.50/Day £12/Week
AKD D112 Bass Mic
The D112 has earned a well-deserved reputation as the best kick drum microphone available. Heavy-footed drummers are thrilled with the D112´s ability to handle up to 160dB SPL without distortion. The diaphragm has a low resonance frequency to maintain a solid and powerful response below 100Hz. A narrow band presence boost at 4kHz punches through dense mixes with forceful impact

The D112 is also an excellent choice for use with bass cabinets and trombones.

£8/Day £20/Week
AKG SE300B with CK91
A high-performance small-diaphragm condenser microphone is a combination of the Blue Line Series CK91 and the SE300B pre-amplifier. The microphone has a cardioid polar pattern, a low self-noise and very good transient response for a bright and brilliant sound. Perfect for string, and wind instruments as well as use of percussion cymbals

£7.50/Day £14/Week
Behringher C2 (Pair)
Small but mighty, these little condenser microphones are perfect for drum overheads, piano, strings and wind instruments

Supplied as a matched pair

£15/Day £24/Week
Audio Technica U853A
Hanging microphones designed for choir use, they can be positioned as hanging, or on stands with adaptors that come with each mic as part of the hire. ideal for pick up of large groups of chorus members on stage when each member is not individually mic'd

£14/Day £28/Week
Audio Technia AT-8035
A Line + Gradient Condenser Microphone that is well-suited for outdoor recording, video production and broadcast audio acquisition. Suited for both boom & handheld use, it provides the narrow acceptance angle desirable for long-distance sound pickup, featuring excellent sound rejection from the sides and rear of mic and switchable low-frequency roll-off. It operates on battery or phantom power.

£14/Day £22/Week
Shure MX393/s PZM
PZM boundary microphones with a supercardioid pick up. These microphones are perfect to pick up overall noise on stage, or in a conference room or podium set up, small and compact they can be hidden out of sight.

£8.50/Day £18/Week
Shure Beta 98H
A premium cardioid condenser instrument microphone that clamps onto the bell of wind instruments or onto the rim of percussion instruments.

£7.50/Day £12/Week
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Tbone Ovid CC100
Condenser Clip Microphone, with flexible gooseneck and a selection of instrument attachments for string and wind instruments.
A retro elvis/50s style mic, perfect for use for vocalists in a rockabilly, swing, or 50s style show or tribute act, also great as a prop. XLR insert in the base and mic stand screw thread

£6/Day £14/Week
YPA Microdot
Our basic headset mic, discrete and perfect for musical theatre. This headset comes standard with all our belt pack microphone hires.

Fitted with either a T4 connector to fit Shure, Trantec & Line 6, or
fitted with a locking jack for Sennheiser.

£3/Day £8/Week
Sennheiser ME3II Headset
£5/Day £10/Week
Sennheiser MKE2 Gold
The Sennheiser MKE 2 Gold Series lavalier microphone is an industry favorite for everything from stage performances to video shoots, or wherever an unobtrusive microphone is crucial. With an omnidirectional polar pattern, wide frequency range, and high sensitivity response, this microphone is ideal for any high-quality audio needs.

Fitted with a T4 connector to fit Shure, Trantec & Line 6. Jack adapters for Sennheiser packs available at no extra cost

£8/Day £15/Week
IMG DIB-100 Passive DI
Passive DI
6.35mm Jack input and XLR (Male) output. Ground lift switch and 3-fold attenuation switch (0/-20/-40dB)

£3/Day £5/Week
Emo Single DI
Passive DI
6.35mm Jack input and XLR (Male) output. Ground lift switch and 3-fold attenuation switch (0/-20/-40dB)

£3.50/Day £6/Week
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Wireless Microphones & RF
KAM KWM6 Handheld
Clear & crisp wireless microphone and receiver unit in the VHF range, ideal for vocals and speaking. Both a balanced xlr and unbalanced 6.35mm jack output. Microphone has a power and mute switch.

£10/Day £15/Week
Line 6 XD-v55 System
Our XD v55 systems come with a standard skin colour headset, belt pack transmitter, and receiver unit.

Transmitter runs on a 2.4GHz system, with 12 selectable channels.

The warm crisp sound, makes these perfect for plays and musical theatre, ask us about upgrading microphones from the standard headset to more discreet face/hairline mics.

£20/Day £40/Week
Sennhieser EW100 G3
£20/Day £40/Week
Shure ULX SM58 System
The industry standard and much loved Shure SM58 microphone, but with the freedom of wireless

£20/Day £40/Week
Custom RF Solutions
Need more than one radio mic? Ask about custom racks and packages, discounted rates for more than one mic set.

Shure, Sennheiser & Line 6 racks available, handheld and bodypack

£POA/Day £POA/Week
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Recording & Playback
KAM KCD500 Twin
The KAM KCD500 dual CD deck is sure to surprise, offering anti-shock performance and the ever handy loop function

£14.00/Day £32/Week
Sandisk 4GB MP3 Player
A small pocket size MP3 player. 4GB of storage, which will hold approx. 1000 songs. budget play back device for shows or events.

£6/Day £12/Week
Minidisc Player & Recorder
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Signal Processing
Behringer Ultragraph Pro
The Behringher Ultra-Graph Pro is a 31 band dual channel graphic equalizer, with a high and low pass filter. The dual 12-segment LED chains can display either input or output level, and each EQ section can be bypassed for quick comparisons. An excellent piece of kit for shaping the sound to
your specific requirements. Inputs and outputs are 3pin XLR and ¼” jack. 19” rack mountable; 2u.

£18/Day £40/Week
Lexicon MPX-200
A stereo dual channel processor, that includes a digital compressor. The digital compressor is available in all 240 presets, simultaneously providing up to two effects and compression. The MPX-200 offers a full range of MIDI controls such as Program Change, MIDI bulk dump, and an easy Learn mode that allows MIDI patching of up to 5 front pannel controls

£12/Day £34/Week
Bose ControlSpace SP-24
The Bose ControlSpace SP-24 sound processor makes optimizing 2x4 installed and portable sound systems easy. Use the purposefully simple front panel interface for basic operations, or the intuitive SP-24 Editor software for full access to all signal processing settings.

£22/Day £38/Week
Neewer 48v Phantom Power Supply
1 channel phantom power supply - placed in line between mixer and microphone to supply phantom power to condenser microphones if the mixer can not.

£3/Day £5/Week
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Mixing Consoles
Behringher Eurorack 1002 UB
Soundcraft EFX-12
The Soundcraft EFX will find itself in many applications including live music, recording, churches and multi-speaker installations.

The Soundcraft EFX mixer uses the same AudioDNA® processor featured in many of the Digitech® and Lexicon outboard equipment including the highly respected Lexicon MX400 processor. With over 35 years experience, the Lexicon name is synonymous with the best reverb and processing in the business

£24/Day £50/Week
Yamaha 03D Digital Console
The Yamaha 03d is a compact digtial mixer. It comes with a CD8-AD expansion card installed allowing total of 24 inputs (plus 2 track input), main stereo left and right out, 4 aux & 4 bus outputs, as well as a stereo monitor out for the engineer. Motorized faders and up to 50 scenes are able to be stored

£52/Day £105/Week
Behringher X32
£50/Day £100/Week
Behringher S16 Stagebox
Digital Stage Box for use with the X32.

£15/Day £30/Week
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Misc Audio
10W Megaphone
Easy to use and has a siren feature.

Great for school sports days, outdoor scouting events and crowd control.

£5/Day £8/Week
Studio Headphones
£9/Day £16/Week
Distance Pole
Adjustable distance pole for speakers

£2.50/Day £4/Week
Speaker Stands
Adjustable tripod stand for speakers

£3/Day £6/Week
Microphone Straight Stand
Straight adjustable height mic stand, with round base, we have both chrome and black in stock (Mic Clip not supplied)

£2.50/Day £4/Week
Microphone Short Boom Stand
Reduced height boom arm mic stand, with a tripod base, we have both chrome and black in stock (Mic Clip not supplied)

£2.50/Day £4/Week
Microphone Boom Stand
Adjustable height boom arm mic stand, with a tripod base, we have both chrome and black in stock (Mic Clip not supplied)

£3.00/Day £5/Week
Mic Clips
We have a variety of mic clips for all your needs, Mic hires come standard with a clip to suit, extras are available for hire from £1.50/Week
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Cables & Adaptors
Multicores & Snakes
4x XLR 3m/5m Snake

8x Stereo Jack - XLR Female 5m Snake

8x XLR 10m Snake

8x XLR 10m Multicore

6x Send 2x Return XLR 25m Snake

12x Send 4x Return 22m XLR Multicore

16x Send 4x Return 28m XLR Multicore

16x Send 4x Return 30m XLR Mulitcore Drum

22x Send 6x Return 50m XLR Multicore Drum
NL4 Speakon
NL2, NL4 and NL8 Available

From £1/Week
From £1/Week
Stereo Jack
From £1/Week
Mono Jack
From £1/Week
From £0.50/Week
Speakon - Jack Cable
Male NL2 Speakon - 6.35mm Jack Cables

From £1/Week
Speakon Barrels
NL4 Speakon Coupler

Jack XLR Adaptors
Various configurations of Jack - XLR connector

XLR Gender Changer
Male to Male and Female to Female XLR adaptors

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