They finally let us out of the studio: the Pipeline crew is now doing live sound for all the shows in the WMBR Presents concert series. The first shows we did were Xiu Xiu at the YWCA, and Mt. Eerie at the La Sala de Puerto Rico on MIT’s campus.
All told, verything went quite well. More on the shows themselves later–but technically speaking, we built a system around the Mackie SA1232 mains, and the SWA1801 sub. They’ve proved very effective for the size shows we’re doing, despite initial reluctance on my part. The only downside so far is that the mains are GODDAMN HEAVY, but whaddya want?
Now, however, it’s time to invest in good EQ’s for both the mains and the monitors. A bit of digging and talking to people, and we got a couple options:
Also, here’s an interesting thread I found about this very topic.
I also hear good things about the Sabine FBX1200 Feedback Exterminator.