Crank It Up: Live Sound Secrets of the Top Tour Engineers

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Hal Leonard Corporation, Apr 1, 2004 - Music
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(Book). The live concert business is exploding; hundreds of acts are hitting the road every year, and whatever style music they play, they need to sound great. How can you be at the controls for these show? Learn from this book! Meet 72 of the world's finest front-of-house and monitor engineers, and listen as they reveal what gear they use and how, how they make top acts always sound amazing, and what it takes to survive the climb to the big time. Get the inside scoop straight from concert engineers on the road with stars such as Aerosmith, KISS, Billy Joel, Paul McCartney, the Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen, U2, the Dixie Chicks, Blondie, Madonna, Norah Jones, Elton John, the Red Hot Chili Peppers and many others!
 

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Contents

Classic Rock
1
Cheap Trick
9
Elton John Billy Joel
13
Fleetwood Mac
21
Paul McCartney
27
The Rolling Stones
34
Rush
44
Bruce Springsteen the E Street Banc
50
Usher
120
Jazz
126
Norah Jones
130
Sade
136
Modern Rock
141
Disturbed
147
Garbage
151
Kid Rock
155

U2
58
Country
66
Tim McGraw the Dancehall Doctors
73
Pop
79
Destinys Child Beyonce Knowles
83
Neil Finn
87
The GoGos
93
Goo Goo Dolls
97
Lenny Kravitz
103
Madonna
107
Barry Manilow
115
OAR
162
Oasis
167
Red Hot Chili Peppers
172
Sex Pistols
177
Tool
183
Rob Zombie
188
Photo Credits
192
Acknowledgements
193
Index
194
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