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RIP: Soul and R&B Singer Ben E. King

RIP: Soul and R&B Singer Ben E. King

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His mellow baritone distinguished solo hits like “Stand by Me” and “Spanish Harlem,” following a productive stint as frontman for The Drifters.

Four Simple Ways to Get More Gigs

Four Simple Ways to Get More Gigs

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The HUB’s favorite blogger and guitarist, who’s played more gigs than he probably cares to remember, offers a seasoned musician’s advice on how you can play out more.

Jack Ely, Singer of “Louie Louie” Dies

Jack Ely, Singer of “Louie Louie” Dies

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His mush-mouth vocal stirred up a storm of controversy

Brian Ray: The Consummate Sideman Gets an Axe of His Own

Brian Ray: The Consummate Sideman Gets an Axe of His Own

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The McCartney band guitarist talks about his stellar career and offers a rundown on the signature model Custom ‘63 SG that Gibson is building to his specs.

Review: QSC GX7a Power Amp

Hands-On Review: QSC GX7a Power Amplifier

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More of the power you need, less of the stuff you don't

This Week in Music History April 27, 2015

Orlando Unzipped…Moon Enthroned…Dylan DJs from Space

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Historic Events that Rocked Music—The Week of April 27, 2015

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Review: Roland JC-120 Jazz Chorus Amp

Hands-On Review: Roland JC-120 Jazz Chorus Amp

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It may be 40 years old, but this versatile combo’s clean yet warm sound continues to win friends and help crank out signature tones for some of music’s biggest names.

Transform Your Standard Strat Into a Stinging Blues Beast

Tech Tip: Transform Your Standard Strat Into a Stinging Blues Beast

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Whether you’ve got a U.S.-built Standard or an imported Strat, this game-changing pickup upgrade will have you rockin’ the blues like never before!

How To Set A Compressor For Voice and Instruments

Tech Tip: How to Set a Compressor for Voice and Instruments

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The rundown on various compressor types and the best ways to use them to give your music professional punch

Indie Artists & Labels: What it Takes to Play Today

Indie Artists & Labels: What it Takes to Play Today

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Independent music operators talk about SoundCloud, social, streaming and much more—takeaways from Music Connected 2015

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