How to choose the right starter drum kit, cymbals, drum accessories or percussion instruments to bring out the best in your budding musician while maintaining your budget and sanity.
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Historic Events that Rocked Music—The Week of October 20
At first glance, the Gibson Custom Lee Roy Parnell ‘57 Goldtop looks like a typical LP. But when you inspect it more closely and play a few bars, you quickly realize this is far from ordinary Goldtop territory.
The crucial things to look for when shopping for a first piano or electronic keyboard
Hello there! Did you get lost in that stunning quilted maple top? It’s easy to do; the lavish figuring seems so three-dimensional you could get taken under by those glorious purple waves. Every other aspect of this guitar’s construction and material choices are top flight too.
How to find the right iOS-compatible audio equipment to help make you a better playing and sounding guitarist
Jack White’s touring keyboards player Isaiah Randolph "Ikey" Owens was found dead in his Cholula, Mexico hotel room on Tuesday morning, October 14. No cause of death has been thus far announced. White and his backup band, The Buzzards, had played Mexico City on Saturday and were scheduled to perform in Guadalajara on Tuesday. According to Third Man Records’ website, “Out of respect for Ikey, the remaining shows of the Jack White Tour in Mexico have been cancelled.”
How to choose the right electric bass to keep the beginning bassist in the groove without busting your budget
In the not-too-distant past, making a decent audio recording took lots of expensive, complicated gear, as well as assistance from trained professionals who knew how to operate that gear. Then, as recording technology eventually became more compact and affordable, do-it-yourself musicians were able to build small studios capable of producing demo-quality recordings from the comfort of their own homes.
Historic Events that Rocked Music—The Week of October 13