The Answers… With Jon Burton

John responds to your questions! He talks about the life of a sound engineer, his career in the live music industry, how tea and the right attitude will get you far in this world, his favourite (and not so favourite) venues, how to get the best out of a small rig, getting Milton Keynes Bowl reclassified so that he could crank it up on a Prodigy show, why so many venues get no acoustic treatment, and why he still prefers mixing on analogue.

Getting a Foot in the Door

Getting a Foot in the Door

How to Make Your Way in the Live Sound Industry
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Dr. Peter Lennox, University of Derby
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Leah Brooker, Sound Engineer
“It really was a lightbulb moment and reading your story gave me the feeling of yes, I can and a much needed kick up the backside. You really are one inspirational lady!”

Breixo Giraldo
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