August 2015 Highlights
Our monthly profile April Tucker – April works in post production sound and currently works for 20th Century Fox and as an independent freelancer. The road that led to post production included live sound and music recording.
Our Monthly Contributors – Shared their experiences and thoughts on a host of topics. From how to network, what you need to know, touring in Europe, mixing musicals, and our live sound camp for girls.
Victoria Boyington: Inspired by a documentary on Gloria Steinem, Victoria created the Northern California Women’s Music Festival to cultivate a future for women in fine arts and business. Victoria will blogs about Women In Music and occasionally Music Education.
Victoria’s Blog – SoundGirls Run Rockabilly Stage at Xclamation Festival
Maxx Brunet: After being introduced to Audio at the age of 17, Maxx now in her mid-20s has been working in the Club scene for years and is just getting started with touring. She blogs about her experiences on the road, her club gig whatever else comes up.
Kirsty Gillmore: A sound designer, engineer and voice artist, Kirsty blogs about Sound Design for Theatre and Film, in particular, how to do it on a budget. She will also be sharing lessons learned throughout her career.
Kirsty’s Blog: Five Lessons from a Career in Sound (so far)
Yvonne Gilbert: With a background in theatre and mixing musicals, Yvonne blogs about her current projects and tips and techniques she’s found useful.
Yvonne’s Blog – The Unique and Spectacular Venues
Chris Van Drie: Chris works full time for Audio Intercom Services in NYC, in a niche of audio most people don’t realize exists. She is a Wireless Audio Technician in the TV business and can be found behind an array of antennas in whatever part of the world TV is being made. Chris blogs about the world of wireless for TV.
Chris’s Blog – Aviation and Audio: Time Critical Decision Making, Part One
Chez Stock: Chez is an independent live sound engineer based out of Los Angeles. She enjoys FOH mixing, teching, and designing sound systems. Disaster Strikes!
Co-Founders Karrie and Michelle had new blog posts`
Karrie: Live Sound Camp for Girls
Michelle: Practical advice for your first tour
SG member Tiffany Hendren has updated and redesigned our Pinterest Board – share with your friends
Featured August Articles
Daniella Peters on The Ultimate Kick Drum Mic
Upcoming Events and Opportunities
Volunteer at the Southern California 1st Annual Girl Fest – Corona, CA Sept. 26
Volunteer at the Northern California Women’s Music Festival – Modesto, CA – Oct. 23 & 24.