Can you explain a bit about your attitude to working with the house guy in a venue ?
Are compressed audio files acceptable?
Marcel’s answer is clear. “If you love music, then compressed files are no good. That is the end of it.”
Jon Burton answers your questions about life as a live sound engineer.
Marcel van Limbeek answers your questions about audio engineering.
What is the most radical thing you’ve ever done in order to put on a show?
The question is a general one about venue acoustics and why many venues make no attempt to address their acoustics.
Jon explains why he still prefers to mix live shows on an analogue desk and why they are better teaching tools.
What is the best way to achieve that ‘bass thump in the chest’ with a smaller rig?
What kind of venues do you prefer working in?
In this video, Jon talks about his early days sound engineering all those years ago and pays homage to his mentors
How have your microphone choices changed when working with Tori in the studio and live?
When recording vocals, what is your suggested position for the mic, how far would the singer be from it and how might that vary?