… and how to deal with them like a pro!
FYI, if you need some gear to help you store guitar pics all over the place, take a look at what Amazon.co.uk have on offer: Mic Stand Pick Holders, Headstock Pick Holders or even just Double-Sided Tape.
Being able to vary the dynamics in your guitar playing is an essential skill if you want to stand out. It’s also integral to successful songwriting. Today’s video is looking at the various ways you can vary the dynamics in your guitar playing, aside from just playing hard or soft. This guitar is the M600t … Continue reading Dynamics for Guitar Continue Reading
Review by Si Pettit. Worcester isn’t a place people normally associate with any particular genre of music. That’s not to say that the musical output of the city itself has been lacking. Rather, it seems harder for any bands to… Continue Reading
Brutally Honest is a music review series where we don’t let contemporary music creators get away with anything. In this episode we take on Gucci Gang by Lil Pump. Oh, also, Liam re-made the song in a Chas & Dave… Continue Reading
Nice little name-drop for myself and Si in The National, Abu Dhabi, about Griffin Hammond’s Sriracha doc, in which one of our tunes was featured. Read in full: The National Advertisements Continue Reading
So, been an interesting week. I spent most of it working out how I felt about the alterations to the YouTube Partner Program. Not that I’m raking it in with Adsense or anything, but I was able to subsidise spending on camera gear. Also, YouTube are famously shady about their reasoning when making decisions and … Continue reading Novation Circuit & Guitar Improv Continue Reading
There must be a downside to being good at everything? Or, at least, a downside trying to be good at everything? Today I’m examining the idea of being a “Jack Of All Trades”, and whether this is beneficial or harmful to a musical career. I’m doing so by tracking my freelance career path, and how … Continue reading Jack of All Trades, Master of None Continue Reading
How can you turn your DAW’s default drum sounds into something more realistic sounding? With these producer’s tricks you can make a MIDI kit sound like it’s being played by a real drummer. Continue Reading