Welcome to the Signal To Noise podcast series on ProSoundWeb, sponsored by Shure and hosted by Live Sound/PSW technical editor Michael Lawrence and pro audio veteran Kyle Chirnside (the hosts utilize Shure SM7B mics for the podcasts).
In Episode 13, the hosts check in with noted front of house engineer Robert Scovill for a lively discussion covering a range of topics, including the origins of virtual sound check and key steps along the way in its development, the evolution and improvements in loudspeaker array design, mix strategies and approaches, and much more.
Robert Scovill is a 35-year veteran of professional concert sound and recording and has mixed more than 3,500 events in his career for noted musical artists such as Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Matchbox Twenty, Jackson Browne, Rush, Def Leppard, Prince, and many others. His body of live sound and recording work has garnered numerous industry accolades including six TEC Awards for technical and creative achievement in sound reinforcement.
Robert Scovill On YouTube