TITLE

Desert Island Mixing Tools

AUTHOR(S)
La Cerra, Steve
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Mix;Jan2010, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author informs that nowadays sound engineers working on concert tours rely on house-provided equipment because carrying own equipment is difficult because of stringent airline baggage rules. According to Engineer Noel Ford, most venues offer good equipments still he prefers some microphones like Shure SM57. Similarly, Frank MArchand III carries a phonic PAA3 to get a feel of whats happening and make the required adjustmensts.
ACCESSION #
47847714

 

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