Monthly Archives: July 2011

Amplifier Loudness vs. Knobs

Regarding ArtW’s post “Babbling About Amplifiers”: I was going to include a note that even the resistance taper on volume controls can give the impression an amp is really hot, or a slug. I once had an Ampeg bass amp … Continue reading

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Reader question on WX11 and JV1010 Combo

Here’s a question posted by a blog reader: I am a sax player and recently purchased a used Yamaha WX-11 & Roland JV 1010.  They are working well, but I am having trouble tweaking the set up.  Unfortunately, the JV … Continue reading

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Uber Plug Strip – 24 Outlets!

Here’s what I think might be the ultimate in plug strips – 24 outlets on a 6′ (2m) long strip!  Yes, this is real – it’s made/branded by Wiremold.  I can’t find it in the online catalog, but it’s real.  … Continue reading

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Musicians

Infested with musicians?  Watch this …..

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CD Erasing

    This is SO COOL, I wanna try it! http://gizmodo.com/#!5793199/erasing-a-cd-with-electricity-looks-crazy-cool

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Lighting Shakespeare in Central Park

Kathy found another interesting article from the Wall Street Journal.  This one on lighting Shakespeare in Central Park and dealing with the sun setting differently every day. Illuminating Shakespeare

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