2020 has got off to a start with the return of Hola Sundays in its version 5.0. After opening in Barcelona on January 26, it was Ibiza’s turn, in the place where it all began: OD Ocean Drive.
If vinyl records were the stars of the show in Barcelona, in Ibiza it was the turn of mixing desks, with a workshop about which of them are the best options currently. From analogue to digital, from normal channel mixers to rotary mixers. For the event, we had Condesa Lucía (Australian) analogue desks and an Alpha Recording System 9000 (Japanese), so that those taking part had the opportunity to see them and listen to them at first hand.
The main figures of the event’s line-up were: Milou, one of the permanent features of Zoo Project, and the pair known as “Los Dos”, made up of Luis del Barrio and Alvaro Mesa. The workshop was joined by Luis from the sound company, Sonivisa, so that we were able to hear the opinion of experts from the sector.
When the sunny, music-filled day came to an end, we made the most of talks by Milou, Los Dos and Luis del Barrio about their preferences when it comes to mixers, and this is their opinion...