Delay & Reverb are two very common guitar FX, but they do essentially the same thing. When should you use one rather than the other? Advertisements Continue Reading
Love the idea of being on stage, but terrified about actually performing? This is the video for you.
I take on the ULTIMATE CHALLENGE! OK, well, not ultimate, but it was pretty hard… Here are links to all the videos we used:
Pipa: https://youtu.be/ksiM1wRcu… Continue Reading
Adam Neely recently uploaded this video entitled “Does Gear Matter?” It’s here, feel free to watch it before you watch mine, it’s a good video. I agree with him entirely, but feel he stopped short of making a really crucial point. Crucial in my opinion anyway. The answer to “does gear matter?” is, in my … Continue reading Does Gear Matter? Continue Reading
This is a fun, (well, fun for a specific kind of person), exercise which will help familiarise you with chords and scales and how some of the more complex chords can be constructed. Essentially we’re adding a Common Tone to a sequence of chords … Continue Reading
I’ve been a musician for most of my life, professionally for nearly 10 years. I’ve heard a lot of jokes…
Flippin’ heck, I made a music video! Hello Malcolm is a parody of indie music videos and contains as many cliches as we could find. The above video is all about the process and how the project came about. Here is the completed music video, for your viewing pleasure. If you want to check out … Continue reading I Made A Music Video Continue Reading
How are you going to succeed in the music biz when there’s millions of non-music jobs that need doing?
Quick tip for songwriters and composers, especially ones wanting to create memorable, popular music. The idea is that trying to re-create your song using memory alone will highlight the elements that are most memorable and allow you to reconsider the … Continue Reading
Let’s clear something up before watching the video. There’s been some confusion in the video comments which, I think, stems from the fact that there’s 2 things often referred to as “Neck Positions”, but only one of these is relevant here. The first is Scale Position – the note of the scale you begin on, (“starting on the … Continue reading Neck Positions Are Dumb, Discuss. Continue Reading