Friday, 3 December 2010

Brandon Trust Awards Ceremony and Fashion Show







Another successful event, this time at the Winter Gardens, Weston-super-Mare. Complete PA System, Trussing, Lighting set-up and operation. We even received an unsolicited testimonial:




"Thank you for providing the Sound and Lighting for our Fashion Show and Awards Night: It was a huge success which was also due to your hard work. I was impressed with your flexibility, attention to detail and professionalism, and have no reservations in recommending your services. I do hope to work with you again in the near future". (Stefania Rulli-Gibbs, Communications Manager, Brandon Trust)


Thursday, 2 December 2010

Magic of Motown at the Wellspring Centre Taunton







Provision of Trussing, Power Distro and Lighting for the fantastic Magic of Motown Show. Considering the fact that we couldn't get into the venue until about 2pm, everything was erected and working by 6pm, including Stage, Trussing, Power, DMX and Lighting. Another successful show supported by GC Sound and Light!

Thursday, 21 October 2010

Care Awards for Somerset - Wellspring Taunton


GC Sound and Light provided a complete Stage Truss, with LED and conventional Lighting, Audio Visual Projector and Screen, PA with Radio Microphones for the Awards Ceremony with Chris Vacher from the BBC, plus complete Band PA and on stage-monitoring for "Man from Funkle" for the celebration dance afterwards. Apologies for the quality of the photo, straight from the i-Phone

Saturday, 24 July 2010

GC Sound and Light at Rock on the Green Taunton

Working alongside APR Audio who provided their usual high quality PA, GCS&L provided stage (well back of a lorry!) lighting for bands and other acts at the Annual Taunton "Rock on the Green" Event.
A simple mix of traditional frontal lighting using Fresnels and Par Cans, Colour Wash from LED Par Cans and Effects from MSD250 Moving Heads. Lighting design by Joe Sandford-Hughes.

Thursday, 8 July 2010

Sound and Lighting for Jimmy Carr at Wellspring, Taunton 2nd July 2010

The Sold out "Rapier Wit" Tour at the Wellspring Centre Taunton. GC provided the complete 9 metre Lighting Truss, conventional and LED Lighting, 3 phase and single phase power distribution, Mackie Active 6Kw FOH PA System with delayed infills, Allen & Heath Mixing Desk, FOH FX Rack, Sennheiser Radio Mics, Stage Comms. Lighting Design by Graham Cook

Tuesday, 22 June 2010

Weston-super-Mare College Fashion Show




GC Sound and Light provided both Sound and Lighting for the annual Weston College on Monday 21st June. Another long day with an 8.00am Get-in and Late night Get-out. Lighting design by Joe Sandford-Hughes. GC Supplied a Mackie PA System with SA1532z Front of House and SRM450s as infills, Sennheiser radio Mics, Allen & Heath Mixing, Complete Lighting Truss, Power Distro, 1w and 3w LED Par Cans, LED Effects, Strobes, MSD250 Moving Heads, Par 64s and 1000w Fresnels, Followspot and Profiles. All lighting controlled by Sweetlight Software and programmed on the day by Joe Sandford-Hughes.

Friday, 9 April 2010

Burnham-on-Sea Folkfest Fundraiser




GC Sound and Light provided both Sound and Lighting for ten acts at the Folkfest Fundraiser held at the Railway Inn, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset. The day was a total success raising £1,350 toward the cost of this year's Free Folkfest which will be held on 2nd-5th September, where GC Sound and Light will be providing equipment and engineering for seven venues, with over sixty acts on the Saturday and a larger rig for the Sunday outdoor event in Manor Gardens.

Friday, 1 January 2010

GC Sound and Light with Jimmy Carr


Providing both Sound and Lighting Systems and Services for Jimmy Carr at the Wellspring Centre, Taunton. Always a challenge considering the hall was being used as badminton courts until 1pm on the day of the gig. GC Sound and Light provided a 5.2kw Mackie SA1532z Active FOH system with delayed fills from Mackie SRM450s, Sennheiser Radio Mics, Allen & Heath desk. Lighting utilised Conventional Pars 64s with LED Pars and Panels.