December 2005
Mix;Dec2005, Vol. 29 Issue 13, p74
Entertainment Review
The article profiles Dave Skaff an engineer on making the switch to a digital console. Skaff managing snapshots, presets and safes in a complex show. He managed multiple bands, picked up a high number of cues or radical bus reassignments during the show. He recently picked up a Digidesign venue digital board for the U2's current tour.


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