Vintage gear definitely still has a place in the modern studio. Jon Burton discusses his favourite analogue delay – the Roland RE-301 Chorus Echo.
See the mixer from Jon’s view as he rustles up a mix of the Gomez track, “Options”, demonstrating the speed with which live engineers have to work.
Walking the room to check the dispersion and the balance.
Jon & Justin investigate the house system in the Plug, Sheffield
Jon and Justin set up the front of house console in The Plug. There are many things that need to be considered when choosing a mix position.
Jon and Justin, as visiting engineers at The Plug in Sheffield, explore their territory and assess the tools at their disposal.
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?