Sound Reinforcement

Church Sound: Listen Much?

By Andrew Stone March 21, 2019

Are you a good listener? Would others describe you as a good listener? Although being a good listener is a fairly significant character trait we… Read More

Tell-All Tech: Repairs? You Need Repairs??

By The Tell-All Tech March 1, 2019

Some would say we’re taken for granted. Others might say we’re misunderstood. Still others occasionally say “thank you.” Who are we? Your humble servants, equipment… 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

Top Five Reasons Mic Preamps Matter

By Daniel Keller February 4, 2019

Few topics stir up more debate than microphone preamplifiers. With dozens, if not hundreds of different brands, models, shapes, sizes, variations, and configurations to choose… Read More

The Glory Of Live Strings

By Andrew Stone February 4, 2019

The expectation that comes with incorporating a live string orchestra onto a big rock stage is something I usually loathe. Almost everyone in the room… Read More

That Modern Church Sound

By Samantha Potter January 21, 2019

I’ve been to my fair share of church services, and more than my fair share of contemporary/modern church services. Some of the mixes I hear… Read More

Balanced And Unbalanced Connections

By Mike Rivers January 18, 2019

The significance of balanced and unbalanced connections between audio devices, as well as the meaning of the terms, is often misunderstood. A balanced output can… Read More