By PSW Staff • June 9, 2009 The scene at 2009 Coachella in the California desert. Be sure to take our Photo Gallery tour of a wide range of photos of the systems, gear and audio crew at the festival. In addition to the K1 system used on the Coachella Stage (Mane Stage), Rat Sound specified L-ACOUSTICS systems for the two desert festivals’ other stages, including a V-DOSC/SB28 system at the Outdoor Theatre (Palomino), V-DOSC at the Sahara Tent (Mustang), and KUDO at the Mojave Tent. “I cannot begin to say how excited I am about the response to our new PA. We knew the K1 system was great but this level of enthusiasm from all angles, was unexpected. It’s clean, it’s clear and it’s loud and the coverage is phenomenal,” Rat said. “There is just nothing else out there that can do what this system can do.” “The response from Goldenvoice, the promoter of both festivals, has been pure positive as well,” he continued. “Not only did they notice the sonic difference, but I am told they are surprised at getting calls about how amazing the show sounded.” Goldenvoice Production Manager Kevan Wilkins confirms this fact: “I was blown away when I heard that McCartney thought it was a great live sound,” he says. “As for me, personally, it was amazing.” Be sure to take our Photo Gallery tour of a wide range of photos of the systems, gear and audio crew at the festival. Coachella Sound Team: 1 Main Stage FOH Roz 2 Main Stage FOH Greg Nelson 3 Main Stage System Scott Sugden 4 Main Stage Mon Derek Van Ord 5 Main Stage Mon George 6 Main Stage Patch Master Mike Arnold 7 Main Stage Patch Matt Fox 8 Main Stage Wedges/Power Tyler Arnold 9 Main Stage Stripper Manny Perez (cable stripper that is) 10 Outdoor Theater Stage FOH Nick Brisbois 11 Outdoor Theater Stage FOH Jamie 12 Outdoor Theater Stage Mon Billy Flores 13 Outdoor Theater Stage Mon Jared 14 Outdoor Theater Stage Crew Chief/Patch Master Jim Jorgenson 15 Outdoor Theater Stage Patch Taka 16 Outdoor Theater Stage Patch Jason 17 Sahara Tent FOH Jim Lockyer 18 Sahara Tent Mon Chris Rymarz 19 Sahara Tent Crew Chief Ronnie 20 Sahara Tent Patch Kyle Rogan 21 Mojave Tent FOH Bryan Worthen 22 Mojave Tent Mon Steve Walsh 23 Mojave Tent Chief Neal 24 Mojave Tent Patch Phil Reynolds 25 Mojave Tent Patch Sara 26 Gobi Tent FOH Andy Turner 27 Gobi Tent Mon Johnny B 28 Gobi Tent Crew Chief LBC 29 Rat Sound Systems Coordinator – All Stages, Jon Monson 30 Festival Audio Consultant – Dave Rat Read the rest of this post 1 2 Comments Have something to say about this PSW content? Leave a comment! Cancel reply Scroll past the ”Post Comment” button below to view any existing comments. Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed. kiranmark42 says I wanted to say that it’s nice to know that someone else also mentioned this as I had trouble finding the same info elsewhere. This was the first place that told me the answer pak army jobs Tagged with: Arrays Audience Business Cardioid coachella festival Concerts Design Ease EAW Engineer Festivals House of Worship L-Acoustics Live Loud Technologies Management Microwedge Monitors Music New PA Performances Power Production Racks Rat Sound Rigging Series Shows Sound Sound Reinforcement Stage Subwoofers System Systems Technician Theatre Tours · all topics Subscribe to Live Sound International Subscribe to Live Sound International magazine. Stay up-to-date, get the latest pro audio news, products and resources each month with Live Sound.