SSE Audio provides Soundcraft platform for rock legendâ€™s European leg.
POTTERS BAR, United Kingdom â€” When Alice Cooper embarked on his current UK and European Theatre of Death tour, his long-serving sound engineer Randy Meullier was finally able to bag his first choice digital console â€” the Soundcraft Vi6â„˘.
And he says he largely has Pete Russell at the SSE Audio Group to thank. Taking over the European sound production duties from Phoenix-based Precise Corporate Staging (PCS), by the time Russell suggested that Meullier try the Soundcraft platform (with the Vistonicsâ„˘ II interface), the sound man â€” who has been piloting the legendary rockerâ€™s front-of-house mixes for the past seven years â€” had already served his baptism on the Vi6 in Norway and Cyprus.
â€śEarlier in this tour I did a fly-in show at the Skaanevik Festival in Norway and it was a joy to use the more