I really wonder what rock I have
been hiding under for years. I never heard of Cakewalk before their event at
the 2014 EKKO Festivalen.
Saturday, 21:45, the main event floor for the EKKO Festivalen.
The sound was deep, Ten metric ton heavy, DOM-DAH-DOM-DOM-DAH, with the guitar doing WHAAAAN-WHAAAANNNN-DHAANNN-WHAN-WHAN-DHANNN, synth going WHEEHWHIWHHWIIWWEEEWIWIWEEEEWHWWWWW-BLLLEEEEEEP! Then sprinkle on some heavy Saxophone wizardry, take the clarinet to its limits … you get the idea.
Wow! And WOW! And another! WOW! My mind was shattered!
I transported Cakewalk's instruments, and the band members. I noticed that they brought real instruments with them - not just flight cases with black pling-ploing boxes inside. Also a huge bass-loudspeaker weighing around 45-50 kilos (I know, because I helped carry that beast up three floors the following Sunday). This is it, I ...