Surgesound South-Africa


CUSTOM BUILT FLIGHT CASES FOR EAW REDLINE SERIES These babies are going on a massive 80 show, European tour with a South-African artist. The system comprises of 2x EAW RL18S’s, 2x EAW RL15’s, complete with Customised Van-damme AmbiCore hybrid power and signal cables and custom built flight cases. Happy Eventing!

Surgesound Hanging out @ Frankfurt PL&S 2016

EAW Anna and Otto demonstration Gala evening! 7 instructors, 1 photo, representing 2 of the languages we currently train in – Chris Tsanjoures (Rational Acoustics) Third from the right, Ruan Joubert from Surgesound South-Africa!    

Introducing the New EAW Redline Range

In a world where every gig counts, and failure is not an option, professionals need rock solid, high performance gear that delivers results, show after show. The Redline series of audio equipment was designed for the live audio professional. The gear is perfect for any live show, from festivals to corporate events. Every aspect of […]

Smaart Training at Gearhouse JHB

Ruan Joubert, Smaart instructor from Surgesound was invited to present an in-house training course for Gearhouse Johannesburg!

Smaart Training February 2016

Another Brilliant Smaart Training course completed by Ruan Joubert, Smaart Instructor from Surgesound! Attendees: Andrew White | Abraham Ngomuo | Jason Govender | Jowel Iymaan | Sean van Tonder | Karel Smith | Werner van Lill| Kyle Freemantle | Luckyson Jojo | Pacival Percy Mukuchura | Ephraim Rateyiwa | Henning Smith | Uche Eze | Tom Lin […]

EAW Redline

Redline was designed for you, the live audio professional. From corporate events to festivals, every aspect of the design has been targeted at making your life easier. From enclosure handling and fitments to acoustical and electronic components, Redline is built to live as you do: with demanding clients, tight schedules and even tighter budgets. In […]

Karen Anderson – Smaart woman

Really great interview with Karen on, Co-Owner of Rational Acoustics… The Smaart Company.  

Van-Damme HiFi Cable recommended by HiFi Pig

Click here to read the review from HiFi Pig on the Van-Damme HiFi Cable range.  

Smaart Training 2015

Congratulations to all who attended the 2015 Smaart v.7 Acoustic Analysis Software Training. We wish you best of Set-ups and Happy Measuring! Attendees from left to right: – Clinton Smith (AV Emporium) – Bernard Pienaar (Viva Africa) – Jacques Nieuwoudt (Spin Productions) – Mayen Pather – Phumlani Ruiters (Monster Productions & Events) – Luckyson Jojo (Hardsound pro audio) – Sean […]


Surgesound Roadshow 2015 Luigi Chelli, technical director of Powersoft is coming to South Africa in February, and will be joining us on the official Powersoft roadshow, brought to you by Surgesound. Surgesound is the official distributor and service centre for this range of specialist amplifiers. Luigi will be giving full demonstrations of these amplifiers, particularly […]

Powersoft X4 & X8

 Powersoft-X4-X8 top features 4 Inputs / 4 Outputs or 8 Inputs / 8 Outputs Single Phase / Bi Phase / or Three Phase operation Dante or standard Ethernet versions available 1600W RMS (8Ohm) per ch / 3000W RMS (4Ohm) per ch / 5200W RMS (2Ohm) per ch RMS ratings at full bandwidth On-Board DSP with […]

Arno Jordaan chooses EAW JFL series with Powersoft K3-Series

Arno Jordaan, a leading Afrikaans artist, recently requested Surgesound to supply him a compact high powered professional portable system. His current system was big and heavy, and required considerable setup time. For low end re-enforcement, EAW’s renowned SB1000 was specified. EAW’s new constant curvature JFL213 was used for mid/highs. All units are powered by 2 Powersoft […]

Powersoft K-Series EAW Amplifier solution

A happy new client just received a customized Powersoft K-Series amp rack to add to his current EAW and Powersoft inventory. The Powersoft K20 and K3 provides Bi-Amplified power to four a side EAW KF730 Line-arrays. Two additional K3’s powers a total of four SB1000zR Large format dual 18″ Subwoofers. All the processing is done […]

Macufe 2014 African cultural festival

Macufe 2014 African cultural festival           The Macufe Cultural festival took place in Bloemfontein, Free State. Sound Headquarters Africa, an EAW Rental House is the preferred Technical Supplier for the event. With an Awesome list of both local and international artist, the festival attracted 30 000 revellers. SHQ Main stage consisted of: […]

Diner en Blanc 2014

The second annual Diner en Blanc Johannesburg event played host to just under 3000 elegant and stylish guests who descended on the Wits Library lawns with the impressive Wits Great Hall in the backdrop. Sound Headquarters Africa was the Technical Provider and used a combination of EAW KF760’s with EAW KF740’s and SB2001’s as the […]

Smaart-Training 2015

 Smaart-Training 2015 Surgesound will be hosting a Smaart v.7 Acoustic Analysis Software training in February next year. The training is aimed at Sound Technicians in the Live, Installation and Acoustics markets. The course will ensure that the attendees can operate the Measurement software to obtain accurate results. The course will also cover how to do […]


  Aardklop-2014 The annual Aardklop festival has been held since 1998 in the town of Potchefstroom, South-Africa. The cultural event incorporates theatre, dance music, cabaret and visual arts and attracts crowds of roughly 150 000 people over the 5 days in October. Two leading EAW rental houses provided the technical supply; Sound Headquarters Africa handled […]

Van-Damme UP-LCOFC Hi-Fi Interconnect & speaker series

  Van-Damme UP-LCOFC Hi-Fi Interconnect & speaker series This range comprises a shotgun style twin interconnect cable and 5 conductor sizes of shotgun speaker cable. These cables can be found in many professional environments; in particular the 4mm and 6mm speaker cables are used for critical near field monitoring in many world class recording and […]

Joy of Jazz 2014

Four Grammy Award winning artists were part of this years stellar line up at the 2014 Standard Bank Joy of Jazz festival at its new location, The Sandton Convention Center. The Sound Corporation, a leading EAW rental house, has fulfilled the role as Technical supplier for the last 18 years. The two day festival features […]

EAW in South-Africa

Surgesound is the proud distributors of EAW (Eastern Acoustic Works). EAW is a Professional Loudspeaker and audio products manufacturer based in the USA. We at Surgesound South-Africa Supply, Design and Support all EAW activity. The application for the product range vary and cover the following areas and many more: Live Sound reinforcement Portable sound systems […]

Audica Pro Microplus 4 channel amplifer

  Audica Professional combines leading-edge design and acoustic engineering in flexible audio solutions for commercial background music, corporate AV and audio communications.   Applications include retail outlets, restaurants, residential, hotel public areas and guest rooms, meeting rooms, museums and visitor centres.   The Audica Professional MICROplus is an ultra-compact 4-channel power amplifier with the same size and style of head-unit mounting […]

Powersoft Power-up!

                The Powersoft K6, K8 and K10 all share the same hardware platform. This means that by purchasing a K6, it is possible –as your business and your power requirements grow- to upgrade the platform’s output power.This is carried out using the Model Step-Up Card and each step […]

Powersoft Audio’s ultimate stage monitor solution – M-Series

The Powersoft M-Series is their entry level amplification solution for both portable and permanent installations. The M-Family has 3x two channel amplifiers and 2x four channel amplifiers. The power rating go from 700W to 1500W (4ohm) per channel throughout the range, making it the perfect solution for medium sized sound systems and stage-monitors.   The […]


POWERSOFT APPOINTS SURGESOUND FOR SOUTH AFRICA Italian amplifier giant, Powersoft, has appointed Surgesound as its new distributor in South Africa. The announcement was made by Steve Smith, Powersoft Regional Sales Manager (EMEA) and Andrew Rowan, Surgesound Managing Director, who confirm that the new agreement will take effect from August 1st. Speaking about the new alliance, […]

Innibos Laeveld Kunstefees shines with EAW

Innibos arts festival is one of the largest music and performance gatherings in South-Africa and with every annual event it grows in numbers and popularity. Since its start EAW has been the PA of choice for the two large stages on the main show grounds. The festival runs for 5 days with roughly 15 venues hosting […]