This year at the Kill The Silence festival, sponsored and supported by Tom Lee Engineering at the Lee Shau Kee School of Creativity Hong Kong, they took advantage of the power and flexibility of the DL32R along with a vast array of Mackie Loudspeakers. Both the engineers and the audience were blown away by the clarity and power of the system.
Salt Lake City, UT – April 2015… More than three decades after joining his first band, keyboardist Lee Sebel has led a wide and varied career. Coming of age during the nascent days of the synthesizer, Sebel cut his teeth working with many of the legends of electronic music, including Bob Moog, Ray Kurzweil, and Ikutaro Kakehashi, founder of Roland and inventor of the drum machine. His own accomplishments include programming the sounds for Roland’s…
Dave Tutton is one of the Bay Area’s veteran professional DJs. In nearly three decades of spinning a regular schedule of weddings, graduations, and other social events, Tutton points to some of the many ways in which the game has changed.
“I have been DJ-ing fulltime since 1984,” says Tutton. “One thing I have noticed in the last few years is that people are asking for more in terms of what they want their DJ to provide for an event. It used to be a wedding meant dinner and dancing….
Since 1935, the Comet Tavern has been a fixture of Seattle’s storied Pike/Pine corridor. The well-worn wood bar of this venerable Capitol Hill pub has bent the elbows of generations of locals and visitors, and its stage has played host to multiple decades of Seattle music and culture.
When the Comet was shuttered late last year, many long-time Seattle residents feared it was another nail in the coffin of what local entrepreneur Dave Meinert refers to as the city’s “black hole of gentrification.” But thanks to Meinert and partner Jason Lajeunesse, the Comet has opened its doors once again.
You might be asking yourself “What is SOFA DISCO?”
SOFA DISCO is a new style of DJ shows where the audience can listen to music in a relaxing atmosphere while sitting on a sofa, chatting with friends, or even doing a little shopping. DJ duo Off The Rocker created the unique shows that have been cropping up throughout Japan.
The powerful Mackie…