Benzuly, Sarah
January 2009
Mix;Jan2009, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p28
The article provides information on the all-digital signal path of the Metallica band on their tour for the promotion of their new album "Death Magnetic." It features the insights of front-of-house engineer Big Mick Hughes about the band's switch to Midas XL8. Monitor engineer Paul Owen's views about using an XL4 is also presented. The significance of the digital board in simultaneous mixing and an evaluation of the in-the-round setup are also discussed.


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