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[...]
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[...]
To Road Or Not To Road
I remember my first tour show. In the Bronx. A club called French Charlie’s. The floor was covered with a[...]
Keep Them Dancing
By Brad Madix   Ed. Note: We sent the linked article to a couple of A-list engineers who sent us[...]
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[...]
Strangeways Here We Come
I've known for some time now that I do certain things differently than most other engineers and techs I meet. [...]
Death By YouTube
Snake Newton on working with Duran Duran and "Death By YouTube."[...]
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[...]
Time is Blowing In the Wind
Stevie Wonder's performance at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 25th Anniversary show was off the hook. And a[...]
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[...]
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[...]

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