We talk to a broad cross-section of artists about where they’ve been and what lies ahead in 2015.
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Cocker in a 2013 performance at France’s Festival Bout du Monde. Photo: Thesupermat/Wikimedia Commons
The gravel-voiced singer took the world by storm with killer bands and a singular stage presence
Learn how tremolo, phase shifters, flangers and chorus effects work and how to use them to give your guitar or bass a signature sound.
How to choose the best digital piano for home use or stage/studio performance that matches your skill level, music and budget
Learn how stage and studio effects work and how to use them to do your sonic bidding
Historic Events that Rocked Music—The Week of December 22
Our panel of artists talk about ways the social web is changing everything and how to create videos that broaden your fanbase
The computer maker is exonerated of charges it tried to control the music download market while discontinuing the player at the heart of the case
Historic Events that Rocked Music—The Week of December 15
Personalize your rig and open the doors to experimentation with a basic understanding of MIDI