Full Sail University


Bob Cowan

Monitor/Front of House Engineer

Bob Cowan has worked in the live sound industry for more than 20 years, serving in roles such as front of house engineer, monitor engineer, and production manager, on tour for some of the most notable artists in the world of music – from Bruce Springsteen to Megadeth. Bob has spent the last decade serving as an in-ear monitor engineer for Metallica. With Metallica, he achieved the distinction of having mixed shows on all seven continents, including Antarctica.


Metallica, Melissa Etheridge, Bruce Springsteen, Megadeth

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There’s no time like the present to get started... I wanted them to know who I was right away and I wanted to get at it.”
—Bob Cowan
Music Recording Explore
Music is a universal language.
9th Annual Hall of Fame Inductees