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7: Ariana Grande

FOH Staff • January 2020Showtime • January 12, 2020

The 2019 Sweetener tour ran from March to December. Photo: disguise

Tour: Sweetener Tour

Sound Co: Clair Global


  • FOH Engineer: Toby Francis
  • MON Engineer: Erik Rodstol
  • Systems Engineer/Crew Chief: Dean Mizzi
  • Assistant Engineer: Cory Haris
  • Techs: James Ellison, Katy Hughes, Benjamin Scanlon, Andrew Black
  • Production Manager: Jason Zito



  • Consoles: Yamaha Rivage PM7; RND Neve 5060 buss mixer
  • Speakers: Clair Cohesion CO-12, CO-10, CP-218 Subs
  • Amps: Lab.gruppen
  • Outboard/Processing: Crane Song STC-8, Smart Research C-2, Tube Tech SMC 2B & API 2500 compressors; Rupert Neve Designs Portico II master buss processor, Shelford Channel.


  • Console: DiGiCo SD7
  • Speakers: Clair Cohesion CM14 wedges
  • Amps: Lab.gruppen
  • IEMs: Sennheiser EM 2050
  • Wireless Mics: Sennheiser 5000/4235 series, Shure Axient Digital, Shure ULX-D
  • Wired Mics: Shure, Sennheiser, Radial JDI, SW8

Tour Notes:

Ariana Grande’s 2019 Sweetener world tour, in support of her album of the same name (2018) and also 2019’s thank u, next, toured North America March 18-Aug. 4, then Europe from Aug. 17-Oct. 16, then returned stateside for more shows from Nov. 9-Dec. 22.

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