C3 Productions brings Kara to Brighton

Stuart Down (L-Acoustics), Mark Payne (SFL); John Castrillon, Jon Crawley; George Ridal; Alvaro De La Osa; Tom Cossovich, C3 Productions

16 July 2012

UK - L-Acoustics certified provider SFL Group has supplied a Kara WST line source system to C3 Productions of Brighton. SFL Group also demo'd the system for C3 prior to purchase in several London venues and provided training at its Reading premises.

The south coast-based production and hire company has added 12 Kara cabinets with eight SB18 subwoofers, three LA8 amplified controllers and flying hardware to its inventory.

This is C3's first L-Acoustics purchase, and the company chose Kara because it needed a medium format high quality line array to use across live music, performance arts and corporate live events. "Our mission statement is to provide our customers with the latest and highest performance technology and this system enables us to deliver that," says C3 director Jon Crawley. "We investigated all the systems currently available on the market and felt that Kara offered the best combination of cost, performance and gave us a unique product in the local area.

"It is small enough to be discrete for theatre shows but powerful enough to deliver a full-on rock show. We have always been fans of the K1 system, and Kara has a similar clean, powerful and dynamic sound, which suits our core live music business. The achievable levels from the system are hard to believe given the size."

C3's Kara system made its debut at one of Brighton's main annual events, the Great Escape festival which showcases new talent from around the UK. It was used on the NME stage in the 2,000 capacity Corn Exchange, which featured emerging and existing artists such as Dry the River, Mystery Jets and Bookashade.

(Jim Evans)

*Pic l acoustics

 

Tag Cloud

C3 Productions Kara Brighton L-Acoustics SFL Group line system C3 purchase company live music performance events deliver enough powerful

Related Stories from LSi Online

3 April 2013

L-Acoustics rides high in Houston

L-Acoustics rides high in HoustonUSA - Billed as the world's largest live entertainment and exhibition event, the annual Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo - with rodeo and concert events known as RodeoHouston - is also one of Texas' largest charities ... More >>

2 April 2013

The Week in Lighting & Sound

The Week in Lighting & SoundFringe Society - A membership society for fringe venue operators has been launched in a bid to represent the interests of independent theatres and create a better trading platform for them. The Society of Independent ... More >>

27 March 2013

Stage Electrics sets the stage for Fuerzabruta

Stage Electrics sets the stage for FuerzabrutaUK - Fuerzabruta, the Argentine theatrical extravaganza was recently hosted at Camden's legendary arts venue, The Roundhouse. Directed by Diqui James and technical director Alejandro Garcia, Fuerzabruta, ... More >>

22 March 2013

Hills SVL Group to distribute L-Acoustics

Hills SVL Group to distribute L-AcousticsAustralia - The Hills SVL Group has been appointed distributor for L-Acoustics. The agreement between the Hills SVL Group and L-Acoustics covers Australia and New Zealand and sees the Hills SVL Group promoting and ... More >>

21 March 2013

Kid Rock rolls on with L-Acoustics

Kid Rock rolls on with L-AcousticsUSA - Kid Rock and his band, Twisted Brown Trucker, are once again rolling across the US with two months of arena shows between February and April. Along for the ride are not only opening acts Buckcherry and Hellbound ... More >>

Phoenix fundraising from Pearce Hire

Funktion-One in the House

DiGiCo gets intimate with Gary Barlow

Miami University graduates to L-Acoustics

Ford Audio drives L-Acoustics Kara rig

Philips Selecon sings on stage in Birdsong

Post-downhill party with L-Acoustics

Liverpool's Bierkeller installs Traction Sound

Coconut Creek casino installs L-Acoustics Kara

Bassnectar rings in New Year on LMG's K1

Rat Sound's K1 System raised and praised at Georgia Dome

Bay Area schools give Kiva high marks

AC-ET upgrade for Roedean School

Traction Sound partners with iLED for SA

Kings Hall Theatre chooses Traction Sound

View AllRelated Stories from LSi Magazine

April 2013April 2013

Page 106: at the Hilton Brighton Metropole a large hotel with 334 bedrooms 28 meeting and function rooms and nine

January 2013January 2013

Page 46: year Best gig as a punter? I dont remember where I saw it although it was probably Brighton

Page 10: the team from iLED took the train to Traction Sounds seaside home in Brighton to have a listen

Page 17: of mods and rockers battling on Brighton beach alongside images of war and the recent Occupy Wall Street

December 2012December 2012

Page 38: crewcutslsionlinecouk Crewperson Nobby Age 43 Location Saltdean Brighton Job Backline Technician Recent Activity

Page 27: with a hangover We had a bit of a late one in Brighton last night so its nice to be able to wander around tweaking

Page 36: played just four UK shows this stint Brighton London Brixton here and Wolverhampton Civic I like

October 2012October 2012

Page 32: in its namesake village just outside of Brighton the allgirl school caters for day and boarding students

Page 18: of this years Reproduced Sound conference which takes place on 1416 November at the Thistle Hotel Brighton

July 2012July 2012

Page 5: Saturday Night 28 Amex Success Jim Evans looks at Brighton Hove Albions awardwinning new Amex Stadium 30

More Results from LSi Magazine >>

Related Videos from LSi's Video Hub

We were unable to find relevant videos, but please visit LSi's Video Hub for our industry video content, such as product demos, training, interviews, backstage, seminars, events and more...

Video Hub >>

View AllNews Archive

2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999

Robe
Elation

Current RMS

Harlequin

ETC

MDG

Rubber Box

Most Technical

City Theatrical

ER Productions

Unusual Rigging Dubai

Outboard