How to tame unwanted overtones and tune your kick drum to match the music and the rest of your kit.
Welcome to The HUB's Tech Tip center where you'll find musician-friendly advice about how to get the best out of your instruments, amps, and recording gear. If you don't know the difference between a balanced and unbalanced input or want to learn how to install premium Gibson pickups in your Epiphone guitar, you've arrived at the right place. In coming weeks we'll be posting expert advice on setting up your guitar for optimal playability, the ins and outs of using a mixer, effects pedal signal chains, getting single coil tone without the hum, and a whole lot more.
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Here are some crucial tips to get you started right on a nylon string guitar.
DIY video can help you smooth out performance wrinkles, catch musical mistakes and deliver footage to build your fanbase and fill seats at your next show.
Where should you put your money? Into specialized, single-effect pedals? Or go for a versatile guitar multi-processor with a huge range of effects, editing and patch-saving capabilities?
Observe these rules in the studio and you’ll probably emerge with a better- sounding record.
You only get one body in this life. Learn how to tone and preserve it for a long and healthy lifetime of playing.
Essential tips on updating your rig with a new guitar, amp or effects that will help you show off those hard-earned licks
We hear this question from new guitarists all the time.
Don’t play another date without this lifesaving list of gear and tools that could save your butt!