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Blog entry by DocK16 posted 1195 days ago 3658 reads 0 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

As some of you know from a previous posts my shop is a free-standing building behind my house that doubles as a playroom for Dad and his WW as well as son and his music. They were practicing the other night when I was in the shop cleaning. There’s been several blogs about what kind of music everyone listens to in the shop but I think I can claim the only shop with live entertainment.

-- Common sense is so rare anymore when you do see it, it looks like pure genius.



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alexis221woodworks

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#1 posted 1195 days ago

Very cool space!!! Great music too

-- Alexis221woodworks

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devann

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#2 posted 1195 days ago

What a good idea. For me today it was Delbert McCliton, Albert Collins, & some Stephen Bruton. Still can’t get it loud enough when I turn on the machinery. Oh well, I don’t have to answer the phone most of the time.

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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Scott Bryan

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#3 posted 1195 days ago

Roger, I thought that you had a pretty nice set up but, after seeing this video, I can’t think of anything more that you would need in your shop. I have a radio in mine that I have to crank up when running my dc and air cleaner to hear. But this should not be a problem in your shop. :) Those guys looked like they were having fun.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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pete79

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#4 posted 1195 days ago

Guess I need to forget my next tool investment and go out and buy me a live-in band – that was cool!

-- Life is a one lap race.

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Bluepine38

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#5 posted 1195 days ago

We have a music room downstairs next to my reloading/small workshop and while I can not match your
movie skills, my wife is a drummer (google Wild Coyote Band on facebook or Reverbnation) and her band
practices songs here on a whenever schedule and she practices her singing, guitar, piano playing also, so
I get quite a bit of live music. While my woodworking shop can not come close to yours, I prefer my
music, but concerning taste there can be no dispute. Thank you for sharing.

-- As ever, Gus-the 75 yr young apprentice carpenter

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GaryCN

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#6 posted 1195 days ago

One of the classics played at every Detroit Red Wings home games at JLA. And by the way they are up 2 zip over Phoenix after today’s game,

-- Quando Omni Flunkus Moritati

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a1Jim

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#7 posted 1195 days ago

It rocks top to bottom

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Dave

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#8 posted 1195 days ago

You sir are a woodworking GOD. I want your shop. How much does the band eat? JK;)
I love it to hobbies in one roof! KISS yaehhh!!!

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com

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William

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#9 posted 1195 days ago

I thought I had the coolest shop in the land with eight large speakers wired up throughout in the rafters. Then here you are with a live band above you. I’m jealous.

-- http://wddsrfinewoodworks.blogspot.com/

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bubinga

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#10 posted 1194 days ago

Can’t beat a live band
Nice shop

-- E J ------- Always Keep a Firm Grip on Your Tool

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tdv

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#11 posted 1194 days ago

What do you get the guy who has everything in his shop?? A ROCK BAND OF COURSE
Nice one
Best
Trevor

-- God created wood that we may create. Trevor East Yorkshire UK

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Hoakie

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#12 posted 1194 days ago

Yeah repost….my old comment disappeared with the old blog. Great shop Great Music! Awesome place for them to play and you get a live concert instead of having to listen to the radio :)

-- John H. [To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk. ~Edison]

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Rustic

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#13 posted 1194 days ago

Takin it old school on us. Nice shop

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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David Grimes

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#14 posted 1193 days ago

DocK16,

Great shop. Three times the size of mine, but… you can’t lay claim to the only studio (and live music) above your shop. There are at least two of us ! It’s been a long time since I have heard (or played) any KISS, but Detroit Rock City was surely one of the sounds of my teenage youth. Aren’t you glad they aren’t into rap ?

Sounding good !

-- If you're going to stir the pot, think BIG spoon or SMALL boat paddle. David Grimes, Georgia

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Brian024

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#15 posted 1193 days ago

So I guess we can add a band now to tool lists? Great sounding bunch and good song, I’ve been listening to a lot of KISS lately, more non makeup years though.

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