Jon Burton

Jon Burton

Soulsound Tutor

Meet Jon 2

Jon Burton has been sound engineering since leaving school. As a monitor and front of house engineer he has worked at the highest level with acts such as Stereophonics, Pendulum and, for the last ten years, The Prodigy.

Jon has also delivered guest lectures in colleges and universities from Newcastle to Serbia. Jon also runs a recording studio complex in Sheffield as well as maintaining an ever growing collection of vintage mixing desks for rental.

He has a broad knowledge of many aspects of sound engineering, from live, to studio and broadcast. His love of sub is well known, as is his interest in echo machines, with a collection that currently stands at around 25 different units.

See Jon Burton In Action

Running Your Own Studio

If you're considering building or renting a professionnal studio, here are some insights worth paying attention to.

A Day in the Life - Brixton Academy

Soulsound spent the day pointing cameras at people working in Brixton Academy!

Quick Tips

Experimenting with microphones and positioning is key to a great recording and mix.

Jon's Favourite Gear

Jon Burton is well known for his love of two things: delay units and sub. Meet a few of his favourite things.

A Day In The Life Of A Sound Engineer

A Day In The Life Of A Sound Engineer with Bombay Bicycle Club at Brixton Academy. Live Sound Engineering by Jon Burton (Soulsound). Timelapse by Davide Roveri Visuals (vimeo.com/davideroveri).