Archive for the 'Friends' Category

Deathline International

Friday, December 15th, 2006

I managed to catch my friend GW playing keys for the group Deathline International. They had a gig last night at the Voodoo Lounge in San Jose, which isn’t too far away, so after missing previous opportunities, I finally saw them perform. GW has talked about the group for ages, but I […]

121st AES Convention SF

Tuesday, October 10th, 2006

The 121st Convention of the Audio Engineering Society met at the Moscone Center in San Francisco last week, and I managed to make it in to check out a few of the lectures and see all of the goodies. I love gear, and have way more than i need, so normally, i’m not overwhelmed […]

Native Lab: KORE

Tuesday, August 15th, 2006

Native Instruments has an intensive KORE demo on tour and last Saturday, they launched from Recombinant Media Labs in SF. Richard Devine along with NI Product Specialist, Josh Fielstra presented a fairly intensive 4 hour lecture about this new system. I figured I would drop in and say hello and see what KORE […]

Christopher Bock

Tuesday, August 8th, 2006

Last week, the music industry lost a great friend, Christopher Bock. This news came as a shock, and has been looming over me since I heard. Just weeks earlier, Christopher had treated the Nathorst-Böös family and me to a lovely dinner at his restaurant near Half Moon Bay. It was one of […]

SF Reason Laptop JAM

Friday, August 4th, 2006

Last Saturday, The SF Bay Area Reason User Group finally had the chance to meet up for a full blown jam session with eight laptops running Reason + one Line6 Variax Guitar. Participating were Darin, Ed, Hayden, Mark, Mason, Mike, Nick, and me; along with a few guests. We’re lucky to have some […]

Red Ginger

Friday, June 23rd, 2006

My friend, Ernst Nathorst-Böös, is visiting California on holiday with his wife and son. Unfortunately, my schedule has been quite busy, so I was only able to meet them one evening for dinner up in Half Moon Bay. It was one of those rare days on the Coast where the day started without […]

SF Bay Area Reason User Group

Monday, May 8th, 2006

Finally…well over a year later, the SF Bay Area Reason Users Group managed to get together again for the annual dinner event last Saturday evening. Once again the group converged in the intriging town of Walnut Creek, California. Many thanks to Ed Bauman (EditEd4TV) for organizing the evening. It was nice to […]