Tweetastic: Pro Sound News’ July 2010 Twitter Feed

By Clive Young. Every month, we gather up all the “tweets” that we posted the previous month on our ever-flowing Twitter stream. Not only do they make for interesting reading, but you can tell a lot about what we’ve been up to—just take this collection of posts from July. First and foremost—we moved; secondly—man, did we cover a lot of shows. While troubled concert ticket sales have been a concern, we’ve also passed along some interesting profiles and cool deals, plus our managing editor, Fred Goodman, released his first rock video. So get a gander at these tweets (presented without our web headlines, which are also tweeted daily) and remember to follow us on Twitter at @prosoundnews.
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Every month, we gather up all the “tweets” that we posted the previous month on our ever-flowing Twitter stream. Not only do they make for interesting reading, but you can tell a lot about what we’ve been up to; just take this collection of posts from July. First and foremost—we moved; secondly—man, did we cover a lot of shows. While troubled concert ticket sales have been a concern, we’ve also passed along some interesting profiles and cool deals, plus our managing editor, Fred Goodman, released his first rock video. So get a gander at these tweets (presented without our web headlines, which are also tweeted daily) and remember to follow us on Twitter at @prosoundnews.

PSN's Managing Editor Fred Goodman Rocks: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UsvCcATXP0c

Economy, glut hit summer tours - Yahoo Newshttp://yhoo.it/ay9fAA -Clive

RT @billboardbiz Lilith Tour Cancels 10 Summer Concerts http://tinyurl.com/2cejwuv

RT @MeyerSound Meyer Sound's audio fundamentals seminar goes to Japan: http://bit.ly/pBiH

July 4th is about saluting patriots, but we give a big thumbs up to everyone working the live sound beat on a 3-day weekend.

RT @WavesAudioLtd Chris Lord-Alge Live in NYC (7/17) and Fort Wayne (7/19) - http://www.waves.com/content.aspx?id=9604

Pro Sound News Moves To New Offices http://dlvr.it/2MBv1 #ProAudio -Clive

RT @jcbrainstorm: NewBay Media moves back to the old nabes. No more nuclear frisk searches, better food and détente of Park Avenue So.

A riot: Classical music on the Vuvuzela http://bit.ly/bLouHL -Clive

Pro Sound News is officially in our new office (28 E. 28th St, NY, NY 10016); kept the old phone number though. http://dlvr.it/2MBv1

RT @ikmultimedia "Be a GrooveMaker, win an iPad" winner announced http://www.ikmultimedia.com/NewsDisplay.php?Id=2666

Seen our 2010 online Microphone Gear Guide? It's got it all--recording miking secrets, updates on wireless + more! http://bit.ly/99a2IN

WOW--all 4 nominated eps for Outstanding Sound Mixing For A Miniseries Emmy are from The Pacific. Think they'll win? -Clive #ProAudio

RT @AvidProTools Pro Tools 8.0.4 NOW AVAILABLE. Win7 support (32- and 64-bit) for Pro Tools LE and M-Powered, plus lots of improvements: http://bit.ly/dAafIx

RT @tamar REALLY interesting facebook incentive. Ultimate Ears is giving away $200+ headphones to 1k fans if the page has 10k+ fans http://ow.ly/28NUT

New York's RSA Audio has added Avid Venue Profile and SC48 desks and Sennheiser G3 IEMs to its rental inventory http://www.rsaaudio.net

Flood Sisters Kidney Foundation's big NYC show--Rusted Root, Ron Green, American Idol's Melissa Ann--is tonight! http://bit.ly/aOXcqp

Video: Paul McCartney and Ringo rock out "Birthday" for Ringo's 70th Birthday show at Radio City: http://bit.ly/9QVyse Awesome -Clive

RT @bostonaes: Come out to the Boston AES Annual Picnic this afternoon 1pm in Groton MA www.bostonaes.org for more info

Tried the new Planet Waves Guitar Tools iPhone app over the weekend--not bad and it's free through July 17: http://bit.ly/9Ga3hP -Clive

Bill Porter, Elvis' studio and live sound engineer, died July 7: http://bit.ly/b03ZP0 #ProAudio -Clive

24hourhiphop.com has a good interview with hip-hop producer, engineer, FOH man Midilord: http://bit.ly/ckIzQl #proaudio -Clive

This is why summer tour grosses are so low--U2's postponed tour had sold 1mil tix, taking $100mil out of the market. http://bit.ly/apcraR

MIT produces fibers that can speak, hear - CNET News http://bit.ly/94AlE5 Future #ProAudio -Clive

Today’s the 25th anniversary of #LiveAid! Where were you that day? What was your favorite act? -Clive

@soundtoys is donating 100% of its online profits today (7/15) to Gulf oilspill relief efforts! http://bit.ly/af9gRJ #ProAudio -Clive

Photo: Stageside at Dave Matthews Band show at NYC's Citi Field tonight -Clive #ProAudio http://twitpic.com/25xnv5

More of DMB tearing up Citi Field here in monitorworld -Clive #ProAudio http://twitpic.com/25y35j

After losing $423 million in market cap last week due to a warning of weak sales, Live Nation's got $10 tix: http://bit.ly/cmVLv7

Abbey Road's piano used on Beatles, Pink Floyd albums to be auctioned off in August http://bit.ly/9KWjmO -Clive

Fun piece by Pooch VanDruten (FOH for Linkin Park) on how a great mix is subjective http://bit.ly/arClxA #ProAudio -Clive

Great profile of rising Philly producer/engineer Bill Moriarty in Philadelphia Weeklyhttp://bit.ly/cG1evP #ProAudio -Clive

Photo: The lap of luxury--seeing Crowded House in a venue so small that the Avid monitor desk is on the floor -Clive http://twitpic.com/27ftgd

…And David Byrne is sitting in for 2 Talking Heads songs later!

Madonna/Britney Spears music producers guilty in tax case - Yahoo! News http://yhoo.it/9B39ar -Clive

Cool deal--Free Hearos Ear Plugs http://bit.ly/aN1K1D 'Cause you can never have enough in your road case, right? #ProAudio -Clive

RT @PSNEurope Ooops! Kings of Leon call off gig after being covered in pigeon poo. Yes, really. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-10758730

DAW users: Is Apple's new Magic Trackpad for desktops (http://bit.ly/bQ3I5h) useful, late to the party or no big deal? #ProAudio -Clive

Chatting with Robert Scovill, FOH man for Tom Petty, about tonight's MSG show; using @sound_image L-Acoustics K1/KUDO rig and Avid D-Show.

RT @Shocklee A lot of people need to read this--->The Impact of Rude Behavior on a Business http://ow.ly/2hAm7

RT @chris_at_shure Want to know who's using what spectrum in 700 MHz band? Just published new chart here: http://bit.ly/cUWJmk

RT @AESorg #AES members in US can get new Apple Magic Trackpad for $63 using our member discount http://aes.org/members #ProAudio - join today!

RT @aesgames Audio for Games conference coming to London this Feb: prepare your paper/workshop proposals now: http://aes.org/events/41 #aesgames

Ever wonder what the triangular thing is that #DMB bassist Stefan Lessard (@SLessard) stands on in concert? We found out: http://bit.ly/bDvWrB #ProAudio

Billboard's summer concert survey results are far more positive than you'd expect after recent headlines -Clive http://j.mp/arjFHy