Thoughts on the 9/15 Dudley Manlove Quartet Performance… and some amp woes

Thoughts on the 9/15 Dudley Manlove Quartet Performance... and some amp woes
On Saturday 9/15 the Dudley Manlove Quartet performed at a private event in Seattle. We arrived on time and loaded in for sound check. When I picked up my trusty Boogie Lonestar to set it up, I noticed the 5U4 rectifier tube wasn’t seated in its socket, so I pushed it back in. Then I ...

Thoughts on the 9/14 1 Uppers Performance

Thoughts on the 9/14 1 Uppers Performance
After months of anticipation, the 1 Uppers CD was released on 9/14. We held the CD release event at one of our favorite local venues, The Tractor Tavern in Ballard. They have been very supportive of local music over the years and it was a pleasure to celebrate this CD release in their space. It ...