Been a weird week for me, looking at various LED fixtures. It seems like each company unveiled some new cool toy last month at the PLASA show, but the fixtures are just now making it to the states. And the dealers are calling me to see them, so it's been fun.
last week I saw the new Mac Quantum wash. It was pretty cool. Did some eye candy stuff, but most noticeable thing about the fixture was that it could emit a beautiful pure white light beam. It looked more like a…Continue
Finally landed home for a week of fixing stuff and ordering new parts for the house. But not after playing some great gigs in front of some amazing crowds. Perry Farrell's Lollapalooza festival takes place in 3 different countries at different times. Multiple stages where the crowds can flock to see their favorite Indie of world famous pop acts. The night before the main acts hit the stage, their LD's and techs come in and focus movers, clone looks into their existing show disks, etc. But my…Continue
The recently posted photos are from the Electric Thursday Series at Centre In The Square. This particular one is the Pink Floyd show. Great show - Jeans 'n Classics Band, Jean Meilleur vocals, Katalin Kiss, Leah Salomaa - Bkup Vocals and the Electric Thursdays Rock Orchestra. Lighting by yours truly.
Readers, Roadies, Skeptics and Crew,
Happy Holidays and Merry New Year,
I hope you enjoyed part 1 of Life on the Road, if you missed it - click here. This is part 2 of the series. I could potentially do a few more as time goes on, but I want to get into more specific topics after this post, and finally finish the product…Continue
Did 3 gigs in Mexico last week. Awesome shows with the Dragons. Of course it all started out with the lies before the trusses left the ground. They had some strange Chinese strobes that were hard to figure out program wise. They had 2 dismal smoke machines. And the lighting company that showed up on site wasn't PRG, the people I had been conversing with about the rental gear.
But in the end everything was great and the kids loved it. But it took all day for me to clone my…Continue