Study Hall

A User’s Guide to Hearing

By Andy Coules March 25, 2019

Of all the tools at the disposal of the sound engineers, our ears are probably the most important yet also the most overlooked. Much like… Read More

Charting The Mix

By Jonah Altrove February 26, 2019

As sound engineers, we’re tasked with shaping the sound of the artist’s performance. When we’re running our consoles, we’re literally “putting together the pieces” of… Read More

The Impact Of Breaking The Line

By Bob McCarthy February 22, 2019

A friend of mine who’s not an audio engineer went to a show and later told me it sounded too loud and unintelligible. Plausible? Sure. Read More

Flying Solo On The Front Lines

By Nicholas Radina February 21, 2019

Are you a Lone Ranger of the audio world? I’ve been one for more than 20 years, working as an independent practitioner of live sound. Read More