Photoblog: Sound Engineering In India

So before my story takes me back across the pond here is a little photoblog with some of my favourite pics of shows I worked on in India as a sound engineer: Sunburn, Mumbai, 2013 First Stop for the RedBull Tourbus! Wilson College Mumbai, 2013 Harley Davidson show, Mehboob Studios, Mumbai, 2013 NH7 Festival Pune,Continue reading “Photoblog: Sound Engineering In India”

The Life of the Unemployed and my Five Seconds of Fame

So it has been a week or so since I left my job and the novelty is fast wearing off. At first I was overjoyed at the quality time with my daughter and boyfriend- we’ve been to malls, done soft play and ice-cream, visited friends in Dadar and paddled in dubious water on dirty beachesContinue reading “The Life of the Unemployed and my Five Seconds of Fame”

Air conditioning, Indian Celebs and Massive Roaches!

So this week I have mainly been doing shows in the NCPA. It has been pretty nice to be in an auditorium actually built for theatre with some kind of half decent acoustics. The salubrious surroundings were much more akin to the venues I’m used to in Europe- clean, carpeted, modern, proper rigging as opposedContinue reading “Air conditioning, Indian Celebs and Massive Roaches!”

On Indian Weddings…

Last week I witnessed at one of Mumbai‚Äôs famous hotels an especially lavish and beautiful wedding. It was a Muslim wedding, which explained the omission of the Hindu festival of Diwali celebrations from the proceedings. However, the mood was festive all the same with handshakes and greeting exchanged between all the crew working. The MuslimContinue reading “On Indian Weddings…”