What goes into being a great tech that engineers request or want to work with? The first in a series of articles on system techs and their advice on what it takes to be a great tech.
By Victoria Boyington
The ASCAP Expo is a National songwriting and composing conference founded in 2006 and just held the annual ASCAP Expo. The Expo includes workshops, one-on-one sessions, panels, Q & A’s, demos and classes on topics such as songwriting, composing, producing and the music industry. This year, Northern California Women’s Music Festival Board member ...
By: Chris Van Drie
The National Association of Broadcasters Convention is a yearly gathering in Las Vegas that’s somewhat akin to that childhood moment where you walked into a Toy-R-Us. It’s an astounding amount of stuff that you want to play with, but frustratingly you can’t take all of it home. After getting off the tram ...
Meyer Sound – Fundamentals of System Design, Implementation, and Optimization
Two Days – Portland, OR – Sept 1- 2
I appreciate the organization you have created and it’s an amazing tool for all of us sound girls. – Sylvia Monge
Preparation is the Key
By Maxx Brunet
There seems to be an unwritten rule in audio – when you’re new to a bigger club, you start by doing monitors.
I’d been asking a friend about opportunities for work in Toronto for quite some time. So when she hooked me up with a job interview to be a monitor ...
Andrew Miller lives in Los Angeles, CA, and produces music. He has a project called UUV. He also works in film and televison, as well with as other artists.. Andrew played guitar on the Dum Dum Girl’s first record and now tours as a ...
Claire got her start the same way as hundreds of backline techs do, by playing guitar and realizing the band thing just was not going to work out.
By: Michelle Sabolchick PettinatoYou’ve finally got your first tour, hurray! Now what?
There is a lot of preparation that goes into a tour. Of course the bigger the tour, the more planning needed, but even a small club tour needs some forethought. For this blog, I am going to concentrate on a ...