Dave Swallow

Dave Swallow

Live Audio Engineer/Mixer, Writer, Author and Creator of Audio Architect Apparel

Born with all the correct fingers, toes, arms and legs into the cockle-picking town of Southend-on-Sea, Essex, UK, Dave spent his formative years surrounded by the many delights a British Seaside town has to offer. Or at least this seaside town; The world’s longest pleasure pier, for example, mud and the inability to sound a consonant, which is very much an Essex thing but it’s South Essex that really take it to another level. Leaving school, minus a tooth (cousinly inflicted), was a daunting prospect. Dave hated salt water, so cockle-picking was out, and he was about as gangster as Harry Potter…

September 14, 2010

Word-Up Gangsters

Word-Up Gangsters

My First Blog… Hello one and all, and if you manage to get past this first sentence, thank you for reading. This read more 53.821028-1.577517

September 15, 2010

What it is to be judged

What it is to be judged

I recently had the honour of being asked to sit on the Audio Pro Industry Excellence Awards judging read more tweet share share 

October 7, 2010

And The Lifetime Achievement Award Goes To...

And The Lifetime Achievement Award Goes To…

Tony Andrews of Funktion One! I had the privilege of meeting Tony Andrews a few years ago just read more tweet share share 

November 5, 2010

Audio Pro International

Audio Pro International

Writing your first column for a magazine is beyond bizarre. It’s all well and good putting read more tweet share share 

December 27, 2010

Live Audio: the Art of Mixing a Show

Live Audio: the Art of Mixing a Show

Live Audio: the Art of Mixing a show In the July of 2010, on a sun-bleached rooftop, as is so often the way to get any work done when read more tweet share share