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Online Store is Open Again

The online store is open again.  Thanks for your patience with our annual summer vacation shutdown.             If you haven’t looked at the store in a while, take a look at the FET-Booster for guitars.  … Continue reading

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Music Stand Light Glare – painting the support

If you use music stand lights that have a shiny silver support, you may find that the silver glares in your eyes from the lamp. There’s a simple solution – paint the support and spring clamp black on the musician side of the support. Continue reading

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Happy 2014! New postings to resume.

Dear blog readers, Firstly, please let us at WindWorks Design wish you all a wonderful and happy new year.  We hope 2014 is terrific for you, both personally and entertainment-wise. We have some good news.  It is our intention to … Continue reading

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FOH Article – How to Mic a Piano

I really like this article from the July 2013 issues of Front of House (FOH) magazine.  Miking Piano      by Jamie Rio Highlights include: Regardless of the piano type, use two mics, one for the high strings, one for the … Continue reading

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Assume the “fix it” position with your Elation 575E fixture

  We had a lamp explode this winter in one of our Elation Design Spot 575E’s during final tech rehearsal.  Beyond needing a new $200 lamp, the lamp failure also cracked both of the heat absorbing filters.  Replacing he heat … Continue reading

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Wireless Mic Frequencies

With the ever changing legal landscape around available wireless frequencies for wireless microphones and related entertainment support wireless, here’s the most concise summary I have been able to glean from various articles in trade publications and the FCC.  Please email … Continue reading

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Subway Musician

This is a great article from the New York Times: http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/05/07/training-a-subway-musician/

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Light Bulb – Gray Matters Cartoon

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Puns

Our friend Brandon found these: 1. King Ozymandias of Assyria was running low on cash after years of war with the Hittites. His last great possession was the Star of the Euphrates, the most valuable diamond in the ancient world. … Continue reading

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Night Before Christmas – Control Booth Edition

This link is from our friend Max: Hope you enjoy: http://www.controlbooth.com/forums/news/10439-twas-night-before-christmas-cb-edition.html

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