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Hey hey! Just a quick note about what should and shouldn't go here - If you have a query/topic/thought about live RECORDING...

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Remoteness 7th October 2019
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Hi all, I just played a gig where the venue took the output of my stage mixer via the xlr main out and into their mixer, I...

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paul o 1 hour ago
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Hey everyone brand new here and I’ve been looking around. Enjoying what I see so far. Had a question on my bands stage setup....

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Mike M 2 hours ago
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Hello there, new guy here.... I currently own two JBL SRX828SP and two JBL SRX818SP (for smaller venues). I have a gig this...

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Danyloo 4 hours ago
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Hi friends! I've been working on a little web resource that centralizes venue details to help with advancing tours. Content...

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Danyloo 4 hours ago
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What would be the best speaker placement if you play with bass, drums and guitar that don't use PA. (No vocals). To place the...

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nedorama 6 hours ago
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I cannot for the life of me figure out how to start a new scene with everything set to zero, channels with default names etc. I'm...

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Gumby1144 7 hours ago
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Not sure if I should consider an omni or cardioid? It will be a mic that the band gathers around during harmonies. I've heard...

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blue439 7 hours ago
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This year I had two very standout gig days that I'll always remember...the first was three festival gigs with the same band in...

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Dutchy15 9 hours ago
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First an explanation - then a rant - then a question..... My band plays a variety of music , including prog. I work as a full...

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Samc 9 hours ago
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Finally after 8 years usage I got fed up with stageplot app. It has never been stable but somehow I managed to deal with it. But...

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krisjanisg 13 hours ago
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Hi folks, first post. Okay, I also know the Soundcraft Ui24r isn't out yet, but bear with me. I'm 63 and mix my own five piece...

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2manyrocks 16 hours ago
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did anyone get to try the new midas heritage digital desk? i hear a few desks have been on tour for beta testing for some time...

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deedeeyeah 21 hours ago
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Greetings, I'm trying to diagnose a problem with an amp at a bar I DJ at. We have a rack with several amps of various makes...

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DownTheLine 1 day ago
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New console, see the attached video for all the specs, no pricing yet but looks AMAZING. Has proper PRO series pre-amps and...

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Gabbimark 1 day ago
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Hey so I'm a young sound tech n I just got hired by a club to pick their future soundsystem. We're looking at a ~10k£ budget...

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Danyloo 1 day ago
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Hello everybody, I would like to submit some thoughts I have been having on the matter of plugging several instruments into a...

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BVogelsang 1 day ago
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I got 24 countryman e6 omni headset mics and they may have cost me a gig, plus they video taped the night for sale. The show...

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loujudson 2 days ago
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Hey guys, I've been looking into some higher-end mics for live ambient minimalistic music where tons of details in the vocals...

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Samc 2 days ago
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So I am a bit confused about how APC UPS's work and how much they can handle. I would like my system to be on those units. My...

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DrewE 2 days ago
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Hello all, & thanks for helping! I’m a full-time musician of many years, and the majority of my weekly gigs are acoustic...

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tomplay 3 days ago
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it is for drummer's back vocals and he always touches the grill with his lips and that could be much better then gating the hell...

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lofi 3 days ago
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i first only got to hear about this and couldn't (or didn't want to) believe it but i now know for fact that (at least) two large...

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deedeeyeah 3 days ago
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I have a gig coming up very soon, and want to have a better experience playing live than I have done in the past. I think part of...

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JayTee4303 3 days ago
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Hi, I noticed that there are already threads talking about this, but those threads are long and I feel that my posts will get...

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grasspike 4 days ago
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Just seen Yamaha has announced a brand new powered range of speakers called the DZR :- YouTube From what I can see in the...

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Alcatone 4 days ago
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Hi there, We've recently been playing at a venue with a QSC Touchmix 16 for their house PA. However, they only have 4...

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AnthonyG 4 days ago
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Hello, I am looking for a solution, a software based digital mixer. The main goal is to teach students to use digital mixers. I...

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audibell 5 days ago
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If anyone's looking for cheap IEM's, here's a system I've set up for a local band. Be warned that they are mono transmitters,...

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AC2SPL 5 days ago
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For small to medium sized bars/clubs, if using two 12" tops and a single 18" sub, where would be the best placement for...

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AC2SPL 5 days ago
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Hello All, I'm looking to upgrade the ethernet switching situation at our venue. I'm very tired of dealing with the shottiness...

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Bstapper 5 days ago
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I need recommendations for good wireless headset mic systems for an 8-member praise team for our church. The praise team has...

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Bstapper 6 days ago
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L-ACOUSTICS TO UNVEIL SYVA SEGMENT SOURCE AT ISE 2017 - L-ACOUSTICS Just wondering if anyone knows anything about it, I'm a...

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Hi all! I'v been running a (really) small sound hire company and have reached a point where I am getting multiple gigs booked...

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Mike M 1 week ago
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Signal path is stagebox to both FOH and Monitor X-32s, via AES 50, no problems there so far We prefer to have the FOH console's...

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JayTee4303 1 week ago
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Gearslutz, Heres my work in progress and pursuit of a Compact touring IEM & Playback rig. Using the following...

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rotaxhead 1 week ago
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Its a bit of a research question- What PA would you use to cater for 100-350 people the easiest setup but also the best thump in...

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Pro Sound Guy 1 week ago
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Hi everyone, I'm struggling to get this live setup going as a solo vocalist, in short I want to sing live with a mono backing...

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Jason Valentine 1 week ago
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sometimes i'm wondering... ...why every other band absolutely must take their own desk on tour?! ___ ___ what's happening...

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deedeeyeah 1 week ago
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Hello, I am going to be the sound engineer for a group of musicians (approx. 14) this summer and want to take some time to study...

Josh Z
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gracehudditon 1 week ago
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Hello, I’m looking to get a complete digital solution for live. I have seen waves LV1 and is good. I wonder if there...

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deedeeyeah 1 week ago
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Hi all - I've got a pair of Mach M154 full range cabs which have a blown compression driver on one if them. I don't mind...

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DownTheLine 1 week ago
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Hello, Has anyone tried any of the directional speakers available in the market? Like panphonics, Sound Lazer, Audio Spotlight...

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Mark hayashi 1 week ago
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I have a few questions but first I'll explain what gear I'm using. I have a Boss RC300 loopstation that I use for live...

Marc Constantine
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Beensoup 1 week ago
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Hey Everyone, this is my first post here so thanks to all of you in advance! I am running a set up in a corporate conference...

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Paulantent 1 week ago
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Hi Guys, I'm having trouble with this one lately. Here is what I intend to do: The aim is to fill the office of the...

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MediaGary 1 week ago
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Hey! Finally I want to run some VSTs (mostly Airwindows plugins) for live performances. Before investing in WSG and other...

Tomas Ve
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Tomas Ve 1 week ago
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Hi everyone, I am looking to pick up local gigs in clubs and small music venues mixing live audio in the Midwest. As most of...

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shufflebeat 1 week ago
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Hey guys, since i'm not a pro by any stretch when it comes to live-sound, i'm hoping for some of your help. Here's the...

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DownTheLine 1 week ago
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I'm surprised nobody here is discussing this new console from A&H. Based on the price and features this is a more exciting...

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hughshouse 1 week ago
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Our 6 piece band (2 guitars, bass guitar, drum kit, sax/flute, congas, vocals by up to all 6 at once) needs a new mixer for stage...

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jorn 2 weeks ago


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