Have you ever had the (dis)pleasure of working with an audio engineer who knew more than you…and made sure to make you feel like he knew more than you?
Or how about the arrogant, sarcastic sound guy who seems to be so overly-impressed with himself that you wonder if he knows there are other people in the room?
Well, at the show I played last weekend, I encountered the OPPOSITE.
There were only two sound guys, running a fairly complex (and loud) PA rig.
They were pressed for time to set up and tweak the rig, and they could have EASILY been jerks to us silly musicians.
But they weren’t. (more…)