A sound engineer has the skills and ability to work across a number of areas. Sometimes it is in the recording studio, sometimes it is at a festival doing live sound, other times it is on location at a film shoot.
There’s a reason the great techs earn a living from setting up and repairing guitars: it’s tricky, exacting work that can really benefit your instrument. But many techs will tell you there’s a lot you can do yourself. We asked pro tech Joseph Price for some pointers on how to set up your guitar and get it singing sweetly.