Music Festival Business
Inside the Live Sound of Live Aid, Part 2: Philadelphia
U.S. audio pros took the torch passed by London's Live Aid and ran with it, overcoming show-stopping obstacles to bring an unforgettable concert to the world.
Inside the Live Sound of Live Aid, Part 1: London
We look back at the live sound effort that went into the legendary charity concert Live Aid, held simultaneously in London and Philadelphia. With 60+ acts on the bill and 160,000 in attendance—not to mention 1.9 billion watching it...
Soundwave Satisfies Dusk Music Festival’s Irate Neighbors
When locals tried to shut down Tuscon's Dusk Music Festival over noise abatement concerns, regional audio provider Soundwave Audio had its work cut out for it.
Italy’s Medimex Festival Turns to International Sound
Italian conference/festival hosted Clock DVA, Adrian Sherwood, others.
Twelve Foot Ninja Attacks Europe with Allen & Heath
Aussie metal/funk/Latin/reggae band freaked out the festivals of Europe this summer.
High Altitude Festival Draws Crowds—And Its PA By Cart
Delivering the PA via horse-drawn cart is just one challenge when it comes to providing sound for Bulgaria’s Meadows in the Mountains festival.
Eighth Day Sound Rolls at Governors Ball Music Festival
Cleveland-based SR provider fields Adamson for main stage at NYC festival.
Capital Provides 300+ Loudspeakers for Roger Waters Show
A massive PA system was brought to bear for the Pink Floyd leader's concert at London's BST Festival.
Rat Sound, Focusrite Get Festive at Coachella and Stagecoach
Focusrite RedNet gear was used to connect 15 delay towers and more at the main stage.