Technician

The Psychology Of Recording

By Joe Gilder March 20, 2019

A few years ago my friend Kevin and his wife flew all the way out to Nashville from LA to record vocals for his album… 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

Do You Hear What I Hear?

By Mike Sokol January 30, 2019

Many live mixes are not only too loud, but also sonically unbalanced. I got to thinking about this (again) when recently re-reading… 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

Five Ways AV Can Become More IT

By Maxwell Kopsho January 11, 2019

When we discuss the ways that AV can become more IT, it’s important to emphasize that the transition to becoming more IT is… Read More

Road Stories #2: Paying The Dues

By Ike Zimbel December 19, 2018

In 1980 I was working for a band, doing sound…and lights…and some backline… from front of house. During the 11 months I was with them,… Read More