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Thursday, October 26 • 11:30am - 12:30pm
Case Study: Stereo in the round at the stadium level: Metallica 72 Seasons Tour

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Delivering the powerful clear sound of a metal band in a stadium setting is a major challenge. Sound reinforcement “In-the-Round” is also a major challenge. Providing stereo coverage for anything more than a small minority of a concert audience is yet another one. Metallica’s M72 concert tour takes on all of these as it delivers full stereo, in -the-round, in stadiums creating a near-field experience for huge audiences. system designer Bob McCarthy will share the details of this unique and unprecedented project.

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Bob McCarthy

Meyer Sound
Bob McCarthy’s involvement in the field of sound system optimization began in 1984 with the development of Source Independent Measurement™ (SIM™) with John Meyer at Meyer Sound Laboratories. Since that time he has been an active force in developing the tools and techniques of... Read More →
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Josh Dorn-Fehrmann

Senior Technical Support Specialist, Meyer Sound
Josh Dorn-Fehrmann is senior technical support specialist for Meyer Sound with a background in touring, music, and sound design for theatre. At Meyer Sound, Josh serves a multipurpose role where every day is different. Some of his responsibilities include customer support, sound system... Read More →

Thursday October 26, 2023 11:30am - 12:30pm EDT