All summer I have been bouncing around between musical acts, covering one offs here and there. I get a lot of calls from friends who are overbooked and need someone to punt a show here and there. I’m that guy and happy to be spending time at home EVERY week and gigging a few days. I know the family enjoys it.
I got a few of these calls last week. Kenny Mednick needed someone to cover some Cult shows for a couple weeks. Dave Davidian was looking for someone to take over for Joel Reiff…
I love seeing what other folks are doing structural wise with their trussing these days. Of course the curved track that Tommy Lee's roller coaster drum riser goes on is pretty cool. The actual structure must take a little while to fly into place and get together. I thought that was pretty slick, until I saw these pics of the latest KISS rig. Now this band has always had a big look with a lot of lights and flash power. But now...,
They have a spider. The spider is nothing new as…Continue
For as long as I could read, I have been living under the impression that summer time is the best time to catch up on some reading. Maybe it was something I learned early in school. "Catch up on your reading, you have nothing else to do!" Yes, all through out my school years, summer time was the best time. But since then, living and working in the real world makes it more difficult.
Despite that I still take time out during the summer to catch up on some reading. Hell, I kind of…Continue
I have seen some interesting designs of lighting fixtures out there. And not just our industry either. Some how I find my self on some random emailing list for press releases. Of course, most of them are always related to lighting since the word is our name. Though, there are times when I get the random PRs for say, Hot Single Ladies... damn you spam filter!
Back to lighting... I just received another one of the endless PRs that grace my inbox. This time, it is from Larson…Continue