Jon Burton answers your questions about life as a live sound engineer.
See Jon Burton in action
Working on the bass guitar.
Get to know the audio engineers who are eager to share their knowledge with you.
Working on the overheads and balancing the kit.
Working on the snare drum.
What is the most radical thing you’ve ever done in order to put on a show?
Jo gets to work on the kick drum.
The question is a general one about venue acoustics and why many venues make no attempt to address their acoustics.
Jon talks about patching and connecting the console.
Jon explains why he still prefers to mix live shows on an analogue desk and why they are better teaching tools.
Jon gives us a unit by unit breakdown of the various pieces of outboard in the effects rack.
What is the best way to achieve that ‘bass thump in the chest’ with a smaller rig?