Crank It Up
Live Sound Secrets of the Top Tour Engineers
ISBN10: 0879307781 ISBN13: 9780879307783 Publisher: Backbeat Books Published: Apr 1 2004 Pages: 144 Weight: 0.95lbs. Height: 9.00" Width: 7.25" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
The live concert business is exploding; hundreds of acts are hitting the road every year, and whatever style music they play, they need to sound great. How can you be at the controls for these show? Learn from this book! Meet 72 of the world's finest front-of-house and monitor engineers, and listen as they reveal what gear they use and how, how they make top acts always sound amazing, and what it takes to survive the climb to the big time. Get the inside scoop straight from concert engineers on the road with stars such as Aerosmith, KISS, Billy Joel, Paul McCartney, the Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen, U2, the Dixie Chicks, Blondie, Madonna, Norah Jones, Elton John, the Red Hot Chili Peppers and many others!