Month: March 2019

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Stagehand – The Wiltern

Los Angeles area Job Summary: The Role: Responsible for ensuring the success of live events by assisting in all general technical needs getting production elements in the venue, on the stage, assembled and then out in the reverse order in a safe, professional manner. Essential Functions: • Install, disassemble and operate general elements of live…
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Review: Sound Devices MixPre-6M

This interface/recorder is exceptional in that it can operate as either a USB audio interface or as an entirely self-contained, studio-quality DAW—and it performs both functions quite well.RUSS LONGMAR 25, 2019 This interface/recorder is exceptional in that it can operate as either a USB audio interface or as an entirely self-contained, studio-quality DAW—and it performs…
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Live Tech: Master Tour Adds Features, Overcomes The Recession

By: Ryan Borba Master Tour, a leading tour management and logistics software, has gone into private beta for version 3.0, with updated features including auto-sync, visibility options and printable reports. This should come as great news for MT’s reported 150,000 users varying from Metallica to Zac Brown Band, Stormy Daniels, The Harlem Globetrotters and everything…
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R.O.C.U. Swag to roll out soon

K.C. Jackson In April we will be selling Roadies Of Color United TShirts and Hat with our customized designed Logos from If I Maye Clothing.

Madison Square Garden Company Submits Planning Application For MSG Sphere London

By: Gideon Gottfried MSGMSG Sphere RenderingThe planning application for this futuristic project has been submitted Madison Square Garden Company (MSG) has submitted a planning application to the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC) for its state-of-the-art live music and entertainment venue MSG Sphere. The company highlights the economic benefit the venue would bring to the region.…
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IMPACT

Is someone you know having an IMPACT? Pollstar announces the inaugural Impact 50 list, conceived to acknowledge the 50 live entertainment executives who will most impact the touring industry in the coming year. Criteria include creativity, innovation, strategic management, financial success, leadership, artist development/career longevity, vision, fan engagement, consistency, and commitment to excellence.CLICK HERE TO…
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What qualities make production manager a good one?

JJ Erlichman  We recently asked JJ Erlichman to describe what a touring production manager is and how they do their job. Here are, what he believes, the key elements that lay the foundation for a successful, touring, Production Manager (PM). JJ’s PM highlights include Foster the People, Stevie Nicks and Enrique Iglesias. Trying to describe and explicate [to a non-touring person] what a Production…
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Union to protest Michelle Obama event at Dome amid labor dispute

BY DEBBIE COCKRELL Former first lady Michelle Obama responds to questions as she is interviewed by actress Sarah Jessica Parker during an appearance for her book, “Becoming” at Barclays Center in New York last year. A stagehand union is set to demonstrate at her Tacoma Dome event Sunday. FRANK FRANKLIN II AP An ongoing labor battle is…
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Key Maintenance Factors And Approaches For Microphones

By Craig Leerman Many of us tend to take mics for granted since they usually work when we need them to. A little preventive maintenance can make sure they do. Like every other item in the system chain, microphones belong on your PM (Preventive Maintenance) schedule in addition to regular cleaning and repair as needed. Many…
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Theatrical Technical Coordinator (110826)

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Description: Theatrical Technical Coordinator Krannert Center for the Performing Arts University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign The Krannert Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is seeking candidates for the position of Theatrical Technical Coordinator. This position is primarily responsible for coordinating and implementing technical requirements…
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