Tom Petty Case Study: 40 Years on the Road
- Thursday, 11/16/2017: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
- Room: N221
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Cloud collaboration, virtual soundcheck, and digital recording were unheard of back in 1977, when Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers first started performing on the road. But these technologies have been integral to their touring production today. The band’s longtime audio crew, including Robert Scovill and Bernie Broderick, look back at the band’s 40th Anniversary Tour and share real-world examples about ways evolving live sound technology has enabled them to work more creatively and efficiently.