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First off… pros don't just decide they want to turn their amp up halfway through a gig. That's what sound crews are for; there's one guy whose job it is to make sure everyone on stage can hear themselves clearly. That aside, at a large gig it wouldn't make the slightest difference front of house. There's not really a great deal of the actual amp's volume ...


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Tetsujin is 100% correct for most bands at most venues. However...My usual band set up has almost no speakers on stage. We try to put all our sound through DI to FoH directly, with small monitors (either wedges for guitars or in-ear for bass/vox) where possible. Which means we can talk to each other on stage at normal volume. In venues where this isn't ...


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