We don't consider ourselves gearheads but do have favorite things we like to use. Flutter has a love for Beast-Tek and sampler modules while Zetsumei has developed a love and thorough understanding of the Korg Monologue. If you're interested in knowing what gear we use for live performances (as well as the "Hungry Ghosts" album) here's the rundown.
One of the things that still gets me excited about living in Wisconsin is when the owls come to visit. I always run to the window to see if I can spot one but this is usually at night. I may not be able to see them, but I can hear their beautiful cries.
We knew Knobcon would be a good time, but we had way more fun than expected. The best part was meeting other people who share a love for synths and enjoy the freedom of expressing oneself through music. There were a lot of exhibits to see and not enough time to explore everything in depth.