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A Brief History Of Live

Feature | Topic: Live | Recording Musician, May 1993

Two of the industry's brightest names cast their minds back and reminisce to RM about the birth of the PA system.

Animal Magic

Feature | Topic: Live | Music Technology, Oct 1993
Zoo TV

MT goes backstage at U2's multimedia spectacular and discovers the technical realities behind Eno and the band's vision. Engineer Dave Lemmink unveils the system that redefines stadium rock

Busker Bloodvessel

Feature | Topic: Live, Performing | Making Music, Aug 1986
Going Busking

Should you do it? Can you legally do it? Have you got the right sort of songs to do it?

Contact Miking Stringed Instruments

Feature | Topic: Live, Microphones, Recording | Home & Studio Recording, Nov 1983

Contact miking stringed instruments.

Cutting Crew

Feature | Topic: Live | Micro Music, Feb 1990

We go behind the scenes to see how the Cutting Crew pull together their live performances

Discotek

Feature | Topic: Live | Electronics & Music Maker, Mar 1981

Discotek

Feature | Topic: Live | Electronics & Music Maker, Jan 1982
Monitoring

Discotek

Feature | Topic: Electronics / Build, Live | Electronics & Music Maker, Oct 1981

Equalisation and metering for disco and stage.

Firepower

Feature | Topic: Live | Music UK, Aug 1982

Lorna Read learns about stage fireworks. We pick up the pieces

Flying Tonight

Feature | Topic: Live | Making Music, Jun 1986
Watch Your Gear

How to look after instruments and gear on the move.

Getting The Best From Your P.A.

Feature | Topic: Live | Music UK, Apr 1983

Sounding good with what you've got

How Many Watts?

Feature | Topic: Live | Making Music, Nov 1986

To fill a room. Well, it depends. To find out just what, use those fingers (on those pages).

Is it Live, or Is It Art?

Feature | Topic: Live | Electronics & Music Maker, Oct 1986

Leaving the comforts of the studio behind, the Art of Noise step out into the real world of live music, taking their MIDI technology with them. Chris Meyer lends an ear to see how they fare.

Keyboard Life

Feature | Topic: Live | Sound On Sound, Jun 1990
in Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe

Session player Julian Colbeck tells the tale of how he got the gig as support keyboard player for Rick Wakeman on the recent Anderson, Bruford, Wakeman, Howe world tour, and runs through the instrumentation he and Rick used on stage.

Light Show

Feature | Topic: Live, Performing | Making Music, Nov 1986

Live Sound - Part 6

Feature | Topic: Live | Recording Musician, Apr 1993
Stage Monitoring

A practical look at on-stage monitoring for small and awkward gigs.

Live Sound - Part 4

Feature | Topic: Live | Recording Musician, Feb 1993
Getting The Best From Your Loudspeakers

In part four of our series on small PA systems, we look at the importance of loudspeaker positioning on stage.

Live Sound - Part 2

Feature | Topic: Live | Recording Musician, Dec 1992
Loudspeakers

If loudspeakers and crossovers remain a mystery to you, read on and find enlightenment.

Live Sound - Part 5

Feature | Topic: Live | Recording Musician, Mar 1993
How To Survive Live

This month, we address the practicalities of working in a less than ideal live venue.

Live Sound - Part 3

Feature | Topic: Live | Recording Musician, Jan 1993
Loudspeaker Enclosures

How speaker enclosures work, and how to position them for the best results.

Live Sound - Part 1

Feature | Topic: Live | Recording Musician, Nov 1992
Introduction To PA

This comprehensive series starts by looking at the basic components of a mobile PA system.

Live Wires

Feature | Topic: Live, Performing | Electronic Soundmaker, Aug 1985
Playing Live

Electronic music live - a special focus

This article has no OCR bodytext.London Pub Guide

Feature | Topic: Live | International Musician, Nov 1975

How much the gigs are worth and what the acoustics are like - among other things

Mixing for the Small Gig - Part 2

Feature | Topic: Live, Mixing | Making Music, Sep 1986

What the knobs mean on the average desk, and which ones kill.

Mixing for the Small Gig - Part 1

Feature | Topic: Live, Mixing | Making Music, Aug 1986

How to understand those mixer type things that put all the noises through the PA. S'easy.

 

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