Founded by multi-Parnelli, Top Dog and LPS Award winning 33+ year tour-veteran sound engineer Kevin "Tater" McCarthy, Tateraudio exists to provide highly effective, innovative, next-level professional sound systems for tours, corporate events and fixed installations.
Kevin and the crew at Tateraudio bring top-level world concert touring experience with leading artists like Linkin Park, Iron Maiden, Slash, Judas Priest, Stone Temple Pilots, and many others, as well as a history with industry giants like Showco, Sound Image, and Clair Global to the regional marketplace.
"Kevin is one of the best monitor mixers on the planet. Anything he touches sounds better."
Frank Sgambellone - FOH Engineer, Luke Bryan
"I wish my life sounded like this" Simon Delany - Guitarist, Don Broco
"Finding someone with a work ethic as meticulous and sincere as Kevin’s will be a long journey.
If you, or the clients goal is perfection, there are a very few people to consider, Kevin should be at the top of that list" Jim Digby - Production Director, Linkin Park / ESA Founder / Show Makers, President / Founder.
"Kevin “Tater” McCarthy is on everyone’s top 5 list of monitor engineers. Tater is incredibly talented, humble, focused, and simply at the highest level in the field of concert sound"
Ken "Pooch" Van Druten - FOH, Iron Maiden, Justin Bieber, Jay Z, Linkin Park, Travis Scott
LINKIN PARK WORLD TOURS
When platinum-selling artists Linkin Park decided to settle for nothing less than the very best in digital mixing systems and engineering expertise for their crucial in-ear monitors, they turned to Tateraudio.
State-of-the-art Yamaha and Digico consoles were deployed for monitor and FOH mixing, along with best-in-class wireless microphone and in-ear monitoring systems from Shure, JH Audio and KLANG.