All posts in "Martin Frey"

Playing the Back Nine

By Bill Evans / September 25, 2016

By Martin “Shrek” Frey For those of us unfamiliar with golf-related terminology, “The Back Nine” refers to the second half of play on any typical 18-hole golf course.  Upon completion of “The Front Nine”, golfers then make “The Turn”. At the turn, a quick break for liquid refreshment and perhaps a hotdog and/or snack are […]


Synergy: The Mix Engineer And The System Engineer Relationship

By Martin Frey / April 24, 2015

BY MARTIN FREY   As a live FOH mix engineer, I’ve made it my business over the years to learn as much as I could about the basic principles of sound system physics.  This philosophy has given me two great advantages as a mixer:   The ability to successfully trouble-shoot and best optimize any PA […]


It’s December Again

By Martin Frey / April 14, 2015

It’s that time of year when many of us find ourselves winding down for the season. Festivals are all but finished.  Many touring bands have already unloaded their busses, trailers and trucks, etc. and put everything into storage (with care) until whenever “next year” is going start.   If you’re lucky enough to have a […]