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How to Tune an Acoustic-Electric Guitar

How to Tune an Acoustic-Electric Guitar

An acoustic-electric guitar's neck is divided by raised metal bars called frets. "Holding down a fret" is depressing a string just behind a particular fret. "Playing an open string" is plucking the string without holding down any frets. To play a note, hold down the string just hard enough so that t......[Read More]
Elkland - Apart

Elkland - Apart

Elkland - Apart......[Read More]
How Pocket Trumpets Are Made

How Pocket Trumpets Are Made

Pocket trumpets are compact brass instruments used by jazz musicians or as practice instruments for traveling. They undergo the same general manufacturing process as normal-sized trumpets, from use of basic materials to plating and lacquering. The proliferation of poorly-made "budget price" pocket t......[Read More]
Your Band - Business Vs Hobby

Your Band - Business Vs Hobby

A band is a business - I believe this, but many feel that a band is supposed to 'fun' and running a band like a business would be too much work. Avoiding work could just spell the death of your band.......[Read More]
Dale Watson - 'Truckin' Sessions: Vol. 2

Dale Watson - 'Truckin' Sessions: Vol. 2

Kathy review's Dale Watson's 'Truckin' Sessions: Vol. 2' CD.......[Read More]
How to Learn Acoustic Guitar Fast

How to Learn Acoustic Guitar Fast

Quick tips and advice for people who want to learn acoustic guitar fast. How to choose your guitar and also the different methods of learning including both private lessons and online multi media courses highlighting the advantages and disadvantages of both.......[Read More]
Brooks & Dunn - 2007 ACM Profile

Brooks & Dunn - 2007 ACM Profile

Profile for ACM Nominee Brooks & Dunn.......[Read More]
Things To Get You Started On Your Violin Lessons

Things To Get You Started On Your Violin Lessons

There are thousands of free resources on the Internet that you can get about violins. But there really is not better way to learn than to enroll in formal and professional violin lessons. But they are quite expensive, especially if you start from the really most basic knowledge and work your way up ......[Read More]
Slow Hand

Slow Hand

Photo of Eric Clapton performing at his Crossroads Guitar Festival at Toyota Park in Bridgeview, Illinois on July 28, 2007.......[Read More]
New Artist Spotlight: Katrina Elam

New Artist Spotlight: Katrina Elam

Article on new Universal South artist, Katrina Elam.......[Read More]
Vinyl Record Comeback - How Is It Going?

Vinyl Record Comeback - How Is It Going?

We have written earlier about how we view the future of the music industry, and what role we think vinyl will play in that future. So today we have been searching around a little bit to see what has been written about vinyl in the media lately. Below is a short wrap up of what we found.......[Read More]
Eliminating The Competition

Eliminating The Competition

Music artists can double their CD sales and downloads by not competiting with other artists.......[Read More]
Rocket Piano Scheme Will Bring Out The Best In Teaching You Piano Lesson

Rocket Piano Scheme Will Bring Out The Best In Teaching You Piano Lesson

Piano is said to be one of the most admired and interesting instruments to play today. The good old traditional method like teacher- student discussing the piano lessons is somewhat very uncomfortable. However, the problem with this method is that it can cost a lot of money and you have the issue of......[Read More]
Practical Guidelines for Parents Who Want Their Kids to Learn How to Play Guitar

Practical Guidelines for Parents Who Want Their Kids to Learn How to Play Guitar

If one will talk about playing musical instruments, the thought of guitar will not be far behind. Almost everyone has seen and heard a guitar, even in distant countryside or far flung areas as it ... ......[Read More]
How to Drill a Hole in a Guitar Pick

How to Drill a Hole in a Guitar Pick

Whether you're a guitar player or not, you might be interested in making your own jewelry from guitar picks. Since guitar picks come in many different colors, designs, sizes and textures, you can use these items to make interesting pieces, such as necklaces or bracelets. The first task you must perf......[Read More]
A Look At The Bose Cube Speakers

A Look At The Bose Cube Speakers

The Bose cube speakers are part of this manufacturer's long line of quality products. This is a trusted manufacturer that has been producing quality products for many years now.......[Read More]
How to Use a Glider Guitar Capo

How to Use a Glider Guitar Capo

Learning to use the Glider guitar capo enables you to change keys quickly but still play open chords and use open strings as you would at the top of the neck. Developed by Greg Bennett, the Glider is a capo you can move easily up and down the fretboard by using a roller that fits on the back of your......[Read More]
Bucky Covington & Jake Owen

Bucky Covington & Jake Owen

View photos taken at the CMA Closeup 4:00 pm Show, held at the Ryman Auditorium, on June 5, 2008.......[Read More]