Synergy: The Mix Engineer And The System Engineer Relationship
BY MARTIN FREY   As a live FOH mix engineer, I’ve made it my business over the years to learn[...]
Martin Frey On Preparation, Musical Range and Listening To Lots Of Music
Wow, it's been while. Our first sit-down with Shrek. At the Railhead venue inside Boulder Station in, Las Vegas NV.[...]
Death By YouTube
Snake Newton on working with Duran Duran and "Death By YouTube."[...]
It's December Again
It’s that time of year when many of us find ourselves winding down for the season. Festivals are all but[...]
Getting the Gig Right Starts Early
The great thing about teaching is that it helps one organize their thoughts into cohesive ideas. The other day, while[...]
Kevin Madigan On the Crosby/Nash Express
Kevin Madigan took some time out from a Crosby and Nash one-off in Las Vegas to talk with SPL about[...]
The Politics of Live Sound Mixing and the Sacrificial Lamb
OH yes, the politics.  The dirty little secret of live sound mixing.  I believe that, on any given day, 50%[...]
I Don't Care if It's Black Sabbath Or the Pope
I was fortunate to work several campaign events this year.  At the most recent one there was a heavy emphasis[...]
The Rant Zone--Running Amuck In Winnemucca
SPL Video Blogger/Gear Reviewer/Soundco Owner Known as Big Daddy AKA Larry Hall of HAS Productions in Las Vegas tells a[...]
The Worst Part of Being an Engineer
For me, it is the aggravation of not being able to put on the best show possible or to not[...]
It's That Time of the Year
It’s festival season. Systems Engineers all over the world are pouring over riders and input lists, programming consoles and system[...]
Stage Collapses–A Player’s Perspective
This was originally posted on SPL's sister site for musicians L2PNet.com--The Live2Play Network. At the reqiest of some of the[...]

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