The Jazz was hot, the weather….

After 10 days of first class music the Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival has come to an end for another year.  We have had a busy time supplying backline to venues for some amazing performers including Snarky Puppy’s keyboardist, multi-instrumentalist and producer, Cory Henry; Grammy winning American rock legend Warren Haynes; Lightnin’ Malcolm performing in Edinburgh for the first time; Norwegian Saxophonist … Read More


The world-renowned Enchanted Forest has finished its run for another year, and our Chief Sound Technician Paul Dent can  return to civilisation after a month living in Faskally Wood.  DM Audio’s Marcin Buczek as usual did a fantastic job as Project Manager and System Designer, ensuring that the sound system provided the optimum experience for visitors. Paul also found time … Read More

we need to talk about kevin bridges

Tonight Kevin Bridges starts his run of 5 sell-out shows at the Edinburgh Playhouse as part of his ‘A Whole Different Story… UK and Ireland Tour 2015’ and DM Audio are delighted to be supplying the sound system, which includes one of our Yamaha QL1 digital consoles at front of house.   The whole tour is a virtual sell-out and has so … Read More

the edinburgh lighting and sound school

On 21st October DM Audio welcomed a group of students from the Edinburgh Lighting and Sound School into our warehouse where we ran a digital mixer training event for them.  The enthusiastic group of students were given expert training on using our Yamaha LS9 and Yamaha M7CL desks by sound engineers David Jack and Jim Shemilt.  We are currently a … Read More

la belle angèle reborn

This week we are delighted to be supplying PA for the reopening of La Belle Angèle, one of Edinburgh’s iconic music venues of the 1990’s, who like a phoenix has risen from the ashes a mere 12 years after it burned to the ground in the catastrophic Cowgate fire of 7th December 2002. The club’s official opening on Friday 24th … Read More

lights! sound! action!

Here at DM Audio we have been flat out for the last few weeks with, among other things, supplying sound for Scotland’s momentous referendum events, and are back noses to the grindstone this week. Vanishing Point Theatre’s production Tomorrow is back in Scotland on the last leg of its tour after performances at the Brighton Festival, SESC in Sao Paulo and the … Read More

scotland the brave..?

It’s a big week for Scotland next week and here at DM Audio, as well as supplying PA for the local election referendum results in Midlothian, we are also supplying PA and backline for the National Theatre of Scotland’s Blabbermouth – a celebration of Scotland by Scotland’s most celebrated people which is being held in Edinburgh on Wednesday 17th September … Read More

get fresh

  Edinburgh University Students Union (EUSA) is busy getting ready to welcome this year’s new intake of students, with Fresher’s Week kicking off this Saturday (6th Sept). There is a full schedule of events over the following week with plenty of variety so that everyone should be able to find something that interests them.  It is a great opportunity for … Read More


We are once again suppliers of PA and backline for the Edinburgh Mela, which is being held in Leith Links from 29th to 31st August.  This is a special year for the festival tagged as Scotland’s biggest and best celebration of world music and dance as it’s the 20th anniversary of the event. To celebrate this, an innovative new musical … Read More

fringe take 2

Last Thursday was the DM Audio annual dinner and Fringe show and this year we went Thai. We had a lovely meal washed down with various beverages at The Thai Orchid in Johnston Terrace, and then walked down the hill to the Traverse Theatre where we saw Mark Thomas’s show Cuckooed, a political comedy that hit the mark for laughs … Read More