Monthly Archives: March 2012

Avi Buffalo

March 30, 2012 11:11 am Published by

Avi Buffalo is an experimental indie pop band based in Long Beach, California founded by singer-songwriter and guitarist, Avi Zahner-Isenberg. Their self-titled debut album was released on the 27th of April, 2010, and was given positive reviews by The A.V.

Rocco DeLuca – Drugs 'N Hymns

March 29, 2012 11:18 am Published by

Parking was crap as usual, but as I circled around Fingerprints one more time I finally found a good spot in front of Long Beach’s most popular, and undeniably cool, record store. As I walked into the shop and glanced…

Getting Paid to Play In Southern California.

March 28, 2012 2:28 pm Published by

It ain’t easy! Yeah, the idea is nice… But, there are a few obstacles, obvious and otherwise. Also, there are ways to get around and over those obstacles. The following is a personal insight into some experience about getting paid…

How to Safely Turn Your Gear On and Off

March 24, 2012 5:56 pm Published by

Two things: 1)    If you’re just plugging your guitar into an amp, you don’t have to pay any atten-tion. Just turn stuff down first. 2)    By a “Sound System”, I mean a chain of things that have amplification or gain.…


March 24, 2012 5:46 pm Published by

WARNING!!!  Working on any powered equipment, without the proper knowledge, training, and testing equipment, can be damaging to the gear itself, and injurious, even lethal, to you.  Working with electricity, riding a horse, and learning to skateboard all have…