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Gary has been designing and mixing sound for 40 years and is president of Gand Concert Sound, Elk Grove Village IL., just west of Chicago.
Latest Posts by Gary
Mojo Rising: Apply Those Direct Boxes Correctly…
Know thy stuff when it comes to deployment of DIs
Hunting Gremlins: What’s Old Becomes New Again
Much pro audio industry humor revolves around techs versus musicians. By their very nature, techs are knowledgeable problem solvers. The flip side of this nature…
Time To See The Light? Show Me The Money!
Yeah, I know all the “light headed vs. sound minds” rips. But focus on the bottom line - the dough, the moolah, the cold, hard cash.
Pay Now, Pay Later: The Decision To Go In-House Or Rent Systems & Components
Carefully do the math to find out what's best for your specific situation in the long run
The Secret Life Of Instrument Mics
Editor’s note: Although this article goes back to 2012, the information and microphone choices are all still very much relevant today. Ever heard of the…
Where It Should Be: Getting The B3/Leslie Combo Into The Mix
For as long as I can remember, there has been a sound created by an instrument that spells rock ‘n’ roll with just a letter…
Real World Gear: The Secret Life Of Instrument Mics
Plug in one of each, and you’re good to go
Resolution 2012: Do Nothing?
In the words of the great philosopher and Indy 500 winner Rick Mears, “To finish first, you must first finish.”
Old Forms, New Audiences: EQ & Tuning For Modern Opera Live
Nothing rattles a room (and clears your sinuses) better than a pure sine wave