Craig Leerman

Computer World In Live Audio

By Craig Leerman January 3, 2017

Of all the tools my company brings to shows, computers (in laptop form) are certainly among the most important. They allow us to edit and… Read More

Bringing Subtle Matters Into Focus

By Craig Leerman December 6, 2016

Acoustic performances, and the instruments themselves, usually need to be handled differently than the electronic side of things. Thumping kick drums, compressed bass guitars… Read More

Spotlight: An Eye On DI

By Craig Leerman December 1, 2016

In its most basic form, a DI – also known as a direct box and short for “direct injection” and/or “direct insert” – takes an… Read More

In Focus: Taming The Beast

By Craig Leerman November 1, 2016

We’ve all been there. The room is highly reflective or the PA can’t be placed in a preferred location for whatever reason. Or both. Ideally,… Read More

Connection & Deployment

By Craig Leerman October 7, 2016

Sometimes the differences between a good and a great system design are the “little things” like cables, connectors, mounts, stands, rigging, and so on. So… Read More

Power Distribution

By Craig Leerman September 7, 2016

Whether it’s a large festival line array rig or a single loudspeaker on a stick, all audio systems have one thing in common and that’s… Read More

Analog & Digital Consoles

By Craig Leerman July 28, 2016

One day on a freelance gig I walked into the room to discover that the A/V company provided me with an older analog console with… Read More

In Focus: Making It Work

By Craig Leerman July 7, 2016

Several years ago my company was hired to provide production for a fashion show in a ballroom. In advancing the show with the producer,… Read More