Nigel Tufnel, who revolutionized the music world in the early-80s with the introduction of volume knobs that go to 11 (rather than a mere 10), is being honored worldwide on 11/11/11.
Google Tufnel’s current employer, has sent an invite to a special event that’s being held next week on November 16, in Los Angeles. Te top of the invite says “These Go To Eleven”:
Presumbaly the event is likely to be an Android or Google Music relate, as the event will be live streaming at YouTube.com/Android.
The video below covering Tufnel and his band, Spinal Tap, in which he explains the origins of his 11-digit knobs: