Metro Sound & Music Co.

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Equipment Rentals

For over 25 years Metro Sound & Music has been a one stop shop for all your musical rental needs! We rent just about anything from keyboards, drums, amplifiers, lights and more! Maybe you need a small PA system for your gig this weekend or a digital piano to play a wedding. Whatever the need, we will do our best to assist you in all your rental requirements. Now, in order to rent an item from us you will need a valid Virginia Drivers License/Identification card and a valid credit card. The credit card will have a deposit hold placed on it for the duration of the rental. Once the items are returned from rental and have been inspected we will release the credit hold (as long as the item is returned to us in the way it was rented).  All rates quoted are for a 24 hour rental periods unless longer terms are required.

Pro Sound Rentals 

Throwing a backyard party or need a set-up for your gig this weekend? Give us a call. We offer great nightly rates on top industry gear, from microphones to speakers and all the bits and pieces in between. We rent speakers, mixers, microphones, wireless microphones and subwoofers.

PA Rentals

PA rentals range from several packages starting with your basic system to a full blown system assembled for you at your destination.

PA Equipment

Mackie FR Series 808S 2 x 600-Watt Stereo 8-Channel PA Mixer

  • 1200 real watts/2 ohms from twin 600-watt FR Series High-Current power amps
  • Power amps switchable as stereo mains or main plus monitor
  • 8 mic/line channels with master phantom power
  • Stereo line inputs on channels 7 and 8
  • Inserts on channels 1-6
  • Active 3-band EQ and stereo pan control on each channel
  • True stereo 9-band graphic EQ on mains
  • 9-band graphic EQ on monitor
  • Dimensions (H x W x D): 11.7" x 20.5" x 13" (297 x 521 x 330 mm)
  • Weight: 46 lbs. (14.5 kg)

Yorkville NX Series NX 20 350-Watt 12” Passive PA Speakers

  • 2-Way passive PA Speaker
  • 350-Watts
  • 8-Ohms
  • Ultra-light variable density acoustic foam construction
  • Dual purpose full range and wedge monitor format enclosure
  • Ultra-clear reproduction throughout bandwidth
  • Ultra-high efficiency performance requires less power for more output
  • Light-weight Neodymium Woofers
  • High quality 1" High Frequency drivers
  • Next generation woofer/driver/horn technology
  • Integrated flying hardware (3/8" threaded holes)
  • Tough, full length metal grille
  • Recessed input panels
  • CTL (current to light) HF protection system
  • Dimensions: 14" x 16" x 24" x 7.5" (36 x 41 x 61 x 19 cm)
  • Weight: 25 lbs. (12.8 kg)

Speaker Cables

Speaker Stands

PA System – Rental Prices

Full System (Mixer, 2 x Speakers, 2 x Stands, 2 x Cables):  $100/day

Mackie Thump TH-12A 400-Watt 12” Powered Speaker w/Stand:  $60/day

  • 400W of ultra-efficient Fast Recovery amplification
  • LF 300W peak power (Class-D)
  • HF 100W peak power (Class A/B)
  • High-output transducers
  • 12" high-precision woofer
  • 1” compression driver
  • Mackie Active electronics provide total system optimization
  • Precision 2-way crossover
  • Transducer time-alignment
  • User-adjustable 3-band contour EQ with sweepable mid-frequency
  • Mic/Line input for direct connection of single microphone
  • Tough, impact-resistant polypropylene enclosure
  • Pole-mountable and floor wedge-able
  • Extremely lightweight and portable
  • Weight: 25.5 lbs

Samson Expedition Pro EXP300 PA Mixer feat. 12” Built-in Speaker w/Stand:  $80/Day

  • 200 Watts RMS (160 Watts Low/40 Wattts Hi)
  • 12" Heavy-duty Celestioin LF Driver
  • 1" Titanium compression Driver
  • Exclusive Celestion/Samson designed crossover
  • Two Mic/Line channels
  • Stereo Channel with a mic preamp
  • RCA inputs allow you to easily interface a CD, Mini Disk, or Tape player

2 x Speaker Stands:  $35/Day

1 x Speaker Stand:  $20/Day

Microphone Rentals

Shure SM58 Cardiod Dynamic Vocal Microphone:  $15/Day

  • Performance tested, industry standard
  • Uniform cardioid pick-up pattern for maximum gain before feedback and excellent rejection of off-axis sound
  • Tailored frequency response specifically shaped for vocals, with brightened midrange and bass roll off to control proximity effect
  • Advanced pneumatic shock mount system that minimizes transmission of mechanical noise and vibration
  • Steel-mesh grille and enamel-coated metal construction resist wear and abuse
  • Effective built in pop-filter reduces undesirable wind and breathe noise
  • Furnished with zippered storage bag and break-resistant stand adapter
  • Extremely durable under the heaviest use

Shure SM57 Cardiod Dynamic Instrument/Vocal Microphone:  $15/Day

  • The most popular dynamic microphone on the planet
  • Great workhorse microphone live or in the studio
  • Excellent for capturing the sound of virtually any instrument or sound source
  • Especially suitable for close-miking of instrument amps and speakers
  • Perfect for studio applications
  • Natural presence peak brings out extra clarity in vocals and many instruments
  • Built to withstand the harshest conditions, wear, and abuse
  • For use both as a handheld microphone and with a stand mount
  • Tight cardioid polar patter provides excellent gain before feedback


Handheld Audio Recorders

Zoom H4n Handy Mobile 4-Track Recorder:  $25/Day

  • True X/Y Stereo Mics
  • Selectable Recording Patterns
  • Records up to 24-bit/96kHz
  • Records to SD/SDHC
  • XLR/TRS Combo Inputs
  • Built-In Speaker
  • USB 2.0 Connectivity
  • Backlit LCD Display
  • Uses AA Batteries


Keyboard Rentals 

Need a keyboard for a weekend gig? We have been outfitting bands with gear for over 20 years. We offer keyboard synthesizer rentals from $59 and up. 88 key weighted action digital piano rentals from $149 and up. All 88 key keyboard rentals come equipped with a keyboard stand, sustain pedal. When renting keyboards you can add a keyboard amplifier with speaker from $29 and up. To reserve a keyboard, just call and place a deposit hold with a credit card. Deposits on future rentals are non-refundable. 

Korg SP-300 88-Key Stage Piano - $100/Day

  • 88 velocity-sensitive hammer-action keys
  • 30 voices including rich piano sounds plus organs, strings, choirs, and more
  • Lightweight and portable
  • Built-in stereo speakers
  • Grand pianos, uprights, plus Electric Grand and honky-tonk sounds
  • Sounds can be layered 2 at a time
  • 60-note polyphony
  • Adjustable touch sensitivity
  • Metronome and 2 headphone outs

Roland VK-7 61-Key Combo Organ - $130/Day

  • Combo organ with "Virtual ToneWheel" technology—91 voices in constant independent oscillation
  • Full polyphony over the entire 61-key range, eliminates negative effects of phase shifted overtones at the same pitch
  • COSM-based rotary speaker effects with independently adjustable rotating speeds for horn and rotor
  • Vibrato, chorus, reverb and amp overdrive effects built in
  • Classic organ click noise and leakage sound can be added as desired
  • 26 orchestral voices to supplement organ sounds
  • 11-pin rotary cabinet connector for connecting to an external rotating speaker
  • 9 drawbars, dedicated sound selection buttons and a backlit LCD for intuitive control
  • Attractive wood finish

Yamaha Motif ES6 61-Key Digital Synthesizer Keyboard Workstation - $150/Day

  • 61 keys
  • Largest wave ROM of any workstation keyboard (175MB)
  • Enhanced soundset of 1,859 waveforms
  • 1,024 voices plus 65 drum kits
  • 128-note polyphony
  • Advanced synth engine provides extensive parameters and faster, more precise envelope control
  • 20 reverb types and 49 chorus/delay types
  • 8 types of mastering effects including multiband compression
  • 5-band master EQ
  • Advanced Phrase Factory arpeggiator

Roland FP-4 88-Key Digital Piano Keyboard

  • Equipped with Roland’s finest 88-key multi-sampled piano sound engine, each and every key of a full concert grand has been painstakingly reproduced
  • 128-voice polyphony ensures that your notes will sustain fully and naturally, regardless of how fast or densely you play
  • PHA alpha II keyboard with finger response and sensitivity
  • Delivers rich, sparkling sound from internal speakers
  • A large variety of Session Partner accompaniment patterns (each with two variations) for full-band accompaniment

 Keyboard Amplifiers

Roland KC-100:  $30/Day

  • 60-watt output power
  • 12-inch woofer and independent tweeter
  • Compact and lightweight (29lbs. 13oz.)
  • Functions tailored to modern keyboard, electronic percussion and guitar synthesizer applications, plus on-stage monitoring
  • 4 x 1/4" inputs, including convenient monitor input for click monitoring
  • XLR mic input
  • Line output
  • Headphone output
  • Perfect size and power for full stereo setup using two KC-100s
  • Compact design allows for direct mounting on commercially available speaker stand

Roland KC-150:  $40/Day

  • 65W of power
  • 12" speaker with piezo tweeter
  • 4-channel capability
  • 2-band EQ
  • XLR mic input
  • RCA auxiliary input
  • Subwoofer output compatible with the Roland KCW-1 for a powerful low-end sound
  • Mounts on a speaker stand

Roland KC-300:  $50/Day

  • 100-watt output power
  • 12-inch woofer and horn tweeter
  • Functions tailored to modern keyboard, electronic percussion, guitar synthesizer and small PA applications
  • Two stereo input pairs plus mic input
  • Convenient monitor input for click sound monitoring
  • Stereo line out; Stereo link in/out
  • Compact design allows for direct mounting on commercially available speaker stand
  • Perfect size and power for full stereo setup with two KC-300s

Roland KC-500:  $60/Day

  • 150 watts RMS; 15" full-range speaker; 2" horn driver
  • Four channel mixer; stereo input per channel; XLR and 1/4" stereo output
  • Stereo inputs can be used as mono for up to eight instruments
  • Assignable output from channel four - line out, speaker out, headphone out
  • Stereo Link In/Out for chaining two KC-500s for stereo stage sound

 Video Projector Rentals

Epson PowerLite 83c Multimedia Video Projector:  $99/Day

  • Brilliant presentations and detail - bright 2200 lumens and native XGA (1024x768) resolution
  • Superior sound and communication - 7W speaker and integrated Closed Captioning (CC) decoder
  • Network capable - for remote monitor and control with included software
  • Up to 40001 hours lamp life – energy efficient E-TORL™ lamp
  • HDTV-Ready - Supports up to 1080i
  • Easy to use - auto keystone correction, Instant On, Instant Off®, A/V Mute Slide Door
  • Serial control – RS-232 connection
  • Full-time color — no color wheel, no color breakup, no rainbows
  • Bright, natural images that are easy on the eyes - 3-chip 3LCD engine design

Elite Screens Tripod Series Model T71UWS1 50” x 50” Portable Projector Screen:  $35/Day

  • Square format 50" x 50"
  • Diagonal: 71"
  • Tripod Mount
  • Manual Pull Up
  • 160° Viewing Angle
  • Black Casing
  • Green Guard Certified
  • Overall Dimensions: 94.5" H x 58.0" W x 5.9" D


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