A bit of what you should know about event power and electrical safety

Ted Pallas contacted us and wanted to create a short primer on power, in response to the terrible fire at Ghost Ship in Oakland, CA. Any fire anywhere is a reminder that knowledge of electricity, how it works and how it impacts safety, is essential to any of us organizing or playing electronic music live. […]

Singing Tesla Coil Super Mario Music

Electronic music? Meh. Electrical music? Now you’re talking. And you’re unlikely to top a giant Tesla coil. In other news: the theme from Super Mario Bros. is the new “Stairway to Heaven.” Featured on the MAKE:blog and sent in by several readers — thanks!