Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Heart Tech: Understanding How We Feel

Worship techs are adept at what appears to be deflection. Asked how they are feeling, they will respond, “Great; I just got a new...

Live Sermon Sound

Preachers can vary extremely in their presentation style, sound, and reinforcement requirements. Lapel microphones have largely given way to subminiature head-worn mics in the...

10 Tips for Mixing Monitors from Front of House

Stage monitors (wedges or in-ears) may be mixed on a stage-side monitor console, from the FOH console, or from on-stage personal mixers. This discussion...

Understanding Direct Boxes

After microphones, direct boxes are the most common audio input devices on stage. Though seemingly simple, direct boxes are vital to the clean transfer...

How Loud Is Your Worship Experience?

The answer is perception based, and may not be simple. It’s influenced by many factors. We can measure sound pressure, and it’s useful, but...

Signal Alignment

With all our getting (of gear), we need to get understanding (of how to use it). This paraphrase of Proverbs 4:7 may not pass...

Groundhog Day: How to Not Repeat Mistakes

In the movie Groundhog Day, arrogant TV weatherman Phil Connors (Bill Murray) is caught in a time loop and repeats the title day many...

6 Quick FOH Mixing Tips for Worship

We’re all at different experience levels and styles in our church sound applications. Here are a few tips that apply to good FOH mixing...

Signal Routing for Fun and Profit

What goes where? There are many ways to handle what input goes to what output on a console, but how do you know what is...

5 Ways to Use Dynamics Control

While EQ (equalization) is typically the first knob techs grab to dial-in a signal, a better move may be to start with attentive hearing...

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[WM] RoundUp: 10 Great Keyboards for Worship

Deciding what keyboard to buy for your church can be a long all-consuming and somewhat frustrating experience. We at have put together a list...

Fender American Original ’60s Jaguar

KEY FEATURES Lacquer Finished Alder Body Bound Neck Mid-‘60s C Neck Profile Modern 9.5” Neck Radius Pure Vintage ’62 Jaguar Pickups Lead/Rhythm Circuit with...