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Tips for Buying a Guitar

Purchasing a guitar is like an investment. It is also an extension of your personality. Our seven tips will help you buy the right guitar, perfect for you!  more

Benefits of Classical Music

Everyone should listen to classical music, from unborn babies to drivers prone to road rage.  more

Album Cover Art

The golden age of album art coincides with the reign of the long-play (LP) record, between 1960s and early 1990s.  more

Types of Microphones

Sound recording has come a long way since Thomas Edison first recited Mary had a little lamb back in 1877.  more


Keeping up with the ever evolving and quickly fading pop music genres is quite a skill. Typically, many current genres originate in music subcultures that exist in somebodys garage until the mainstream music industry and media unearths them or, as it increasingly happens in these days, they garner...  more

Musical Instruments

We learn to play musical instruments for varied reasons. For some its a hobby and passion; for others, music is a career.  more

Learn to Play the Guitar

When I first started to play the guitar, many years ago, my Bible was Bert Weedons Play in a Day. The basics covered in that little gem are still relevant today.  more

Buyers Guide for Drummers

Perhaps Im showing my age here, but Ive always had a fancy to play the drums and be as good as Gene Krupa, or maybe Ginger Baker or Keith Moon. But there seemed to be such a variety of drum kits that Id end up getting confused.  more

Feel Good Music to Get You into the Christmas Spirit

The Christmas festive season is just around the corner and what better way to ease into the Christmas spirit than to settle down with some feel good music?  more

Pokerfaced, Lady Gaga, on the Edge of Glory, Singing Her Way through Paparazzi Frenzy

You can love her or hate her, but theres no ignoring her. If youve recently discovered Lady Gaga and her music, youre probably curious about this force of nature whos taking the world by storm. Heres more about the inimitable Lady Gaga.  more

Learning to Play the Piano

The piano is one of the most difficult musical instruments to master. But do not let that discourage you! With dedication, patience and commitment, you can learn how to play the piano within a relatively short period of time.  more

If Music Be the Food of Love, Play On

It was William Shakespeare who said it first; music does provide sustenance, certainly for the soul. Even Fleetwood Mac borrowed from Shakespeare's line when they labelled their third album Then Play On.  more

Musical Instruments for Beginners

Learning to play and appreciate music from an early age is a great hobby. It is also beneficial to children’s development, creativity, and self-expression. Consider the following musical instruments for kids as great gifts:  more

The 37th Annual American Music Awards

The 37th Annual American Music Awards held in Los Angeles was a star-studded event, with all the big names in the music industry showing up.  more