What You Will Learn…

  • Sound properties of a venue (sizing-up the room)
  • Placement of monitors and speakers
  • Gain staging on the mixing board
  • How to eliminate 'feedback'
  • Graphic and parametric EQ
  • Vocal mic proximity effect
  • Whether you need subs for the venue
  • DI boxes, microphones, guitar preamps, etc.
  • How to work with a house sound engineer to get a good stage sound

What you will not learn:

How to book a gig
How to promote a gig
How to get paid
What to wear to your gig
How to get the fans to pay your bar tab