Login / Register
 
R.I.P. Tom Hofwander a.k.a. Internal Dread
New Reply
Subscribe
Eldhrimnir
Thread Starter
#1
16th August 2012
Old 16th August 2012
  #1
Gear addict
 
Eldhrimnir's Avatar
 
Joined: Feb 2006
Location: Sweden
Posts: 301

Thread Starter
Send a message via ICQ to Eldhrimnir
Eldhrimnir is offline
R.I.P. Tom Hofwander a.k.a. Internal Dread

One of Sweden's most renowned producers and live sound engineers was tragically killed in an accident while on the Road (literally - he fell out of the tour bus on the highway) in Denmark with Veronica Maggio on the 13th of august.

I only met him once, great fellow and an important part of the swedish live sound and reggae scene.

Watch him in action: Kultiration - Never ending - YouTube

R.I.P.
/dB
#2
16th August 2012
Old 16th August 2012
  #2
Gear addict
 
Joined: Sep 2010
Posts: 320

Atak is offline
R.I.P.

Sent from my MOTWX435KT using Gearslutz App
#3
16th August 2012
Old 16th August 2012
  #3
Lives for gear
 
hasbeen's Avatar
 
Joined: Sep 2003
Location: BOSTON
Posts: 2,538

hasbeen is offline
I can't stop wondering how this actually happened. What a way to go.

RIP brother!
__________________
Forget It Jake, Its Gearsluts….
#4
16th August 2012
Old 16th August 2012
  #4
Gear addict
 
basmartin's Avatar
 
Joined: Oct 2010
Location: Gothenburg
Posts: 466

basmartin is offline
RIP! Only met him once, but a cool guy with great skills on the console.
#5
16th August 2012
Old 16th August 2012
  #5
Banned
 
Joined: Apr 2012
Posts: 310

fnninns is offline
I had to use Google to translate the article from Danish into English, but it seems like he opened the back door on the tour bus and fell out while they were driving down the highway.
They found him quite a while after he fell out because the bus driver had no idea the dorr was opened and that he was missing.

It says something about him being "smoked-out" so maybe he was trying to get fresh air.
#6
13th December 2012
Old 13th December 2012
  #6
Lives for gear
 
cheu78's Avatar
 
Joined: Feb 2009
Location: Lugano, Switzerland
Posts: 2,269

cheu78 is offline
R.I.P Internal Dread.. it was an honor and a pleasure working with him.. a great guy and an incredible mixing engineer!
you'll be missed..

Very sad to hear these news.. my deepest condoleances to the family and friends (Desmond and Joseph among others..)

Cheu (Claudio)
__________________

www.masterdaelion.com
A new, breaktrough way of reading your music scores.


"If you want to be given everything, give everything up"

www.qtrio.ch

www.studio21.ch

Quote:
We're only as good as the musicians we keep; the same goes for the musicians. - Remoteness
New Reply Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook  Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter  Submit Thread to LinkedIn LinkedIn  Submit Thread to Google+ Google+ 
 
Topic:
Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Similar Threads
Thread
Thread Starter / Forum
Replies
damien / So much gear, so little time!
4
Protools Guy / So much gear, so little time!
88
Gonzalez / Low End Theory
3
3db / So much gear, so little time!
6
luctellier / Music Computers
38

Forum Jump

SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.