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Support assistant to stage manager: Adam Berwick shares his experience working at We Out Here festival

By Chris Mackin September 14, 2021

With festivals across the UK now back in full force, the opportunity to work behind the scenes..

Designing a custom sound system with Live Sound student Jake Garland

By Chris Mackin April 15, 2021

First year BA (Hons) Live Sound student Jake Garland demystifies the world of sound systems and..

“This industry isn’t going anywhere” – Meet the students training to work in live sound in the middle of a pandemic

By Billie Croucher February 9, 2021

The events sector shutdown has left many doubting the viability of live sound as a career path,..

6 reasons why now is actually a great time to study live sound

By Billie Croucher February 4, 2021

Studying live sound whilst the live events industry is on pause is not as crazy as you might..

Using live sound to inspire the next generation - Jerome Attrill

By Chris Mackin October 23, 2020

Since graduating from our live sound degree at dBs Plymouth, Jerome Attrill has embarked on an..

Challenging sexism in electronic music with EMMY

By Billie Croucher September 29, 2020

One-quarter of the female-led collective Concrete Jungyals, dBs grad EMMY has become a prominent..

Tutor Profile - Gareth Whittock

By dBs Sound & Music Institute January 30, 2020

Meet Gareth Whittock, one of the newest members of the dBs Music Bristol team as a module leader..

Alumni Focus - Nicole Higgins on the frontlines of live music

By Mike Steventon August 12, 2019

An education in music technology can lead to a range of opportunities in the creative..

Jim's questions in Live Sound, "What's it like to work at a festival?"

By dBs Sound & Music Institute August 28, 2018

Festivals are a staple of the summer, and the dBs Music Live Sound team often find themselves..