Soundcheck 101 | Watch And Learn | Papi Beatz + Knox Fortune

A proper soundcheck requires an engineer, lighting team, and event staff, in addition to the artists.  For a DJ, knowing what to do before soundcheck is key to having a great show. Today we link up with Knox Fortune (One Night, Chance The Rapper) and Papi Beatz (Roc Nation, Vic Mensa) while they are on the “There’s A lot Going On” Tour with Vic Mensa and Joey Purp.

Although a good pair of inner ear monitors can help, knowing the placement of the on-stage monitors can take your show to the next level. Other topics discussed range from the importance of being on time, to what time you actually let the fans come backstage. Check out the video below.