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Resources for Musicians
The Hub is the place to be for the critical resources musician’s need when shopping for gear and instruments. You can count on on our exclusive Buying Guides to walk you through the complexities of everything from recording equipment to live sound gear to the ins and outs of choosing the right guitar, bass, drums, or keyboard. You’ll learn all about the key features and specs and how to choose the music gear that’s right for your style and budget. The Hub’s always-expanding Hands-On Product Reviews dive deep into specific music gear and instruments to give you the perspectives of seasoned musicians. Bookmark this page and check in at The Hub whenever you feel the need for some more gear knowledge.
From complete drum sets to individual snare drums, toms and bass drums, plus all the percussion accessories and learning resources, we give you the intel you need to choose the right drumming gear.
From pitch pipes to sophisticated electronic music tuners, find the right model for your instrument and budget.
ART Mic Preamp: Affordable Favorite
You don’t get to be one of the most respected and in-demand guitars in rock ’n’ roll by remaining static. The Burbank, California-based Schecter Guitar’s 2008 lineup features not only super-cool new models, but also several sonic enhancements to their already hot sellers.
Comfort, Facility & Tone
There is a comfortable simplicity to the acoustic guitar that frees it from many of the constraints of any specific music genre or cultural era. It is a great beginner’s instrument, and a strong tool for professional musicians. A new acoustic guitar is an exciting investment, and an old, well-used one is a treasure. From campfires to studios, bluegrass to rock, and basements to arenas - acoustic guitars are right at home.
Powerful, pristine performance/recording effects for a whole lot less!
The Active Set was born out of the excitement of late '70s/early '80s post punk and new wave, unified with '90s alternative and viewed through the referential lens of the '00s. Drawing from this wide range of influences, lead vocalist/bassist Matthew Stolarz and guitarists Johnty Thompson and Francis Ramsden crafted a sound that is both energetic and intelligent. They love love quirky, driven melodies with smart hooks. Then they like to change their minds, and change it up. Welcome to Los Angeles, a place for movers and shakers. It's a place to really get things started. If you don't live here yet, you will.