Friday, November 24, 2017
I have been a fan of flat wound strings for a couple of my bass guitars for some time, but I had never tested out Elixir guitar strings before and was excited to see what the Nanoweb and Optiweb...
A must-see documentary into the history and honorees of the National Heritage Fellowship by the National Endowment for the Arts will open at New York’s Cinema Village on Friday, September 15 with additional dates for the week, followed by...
The handy iRig Pro I/O from IK Multimedia is a pocket-sized, full featured audio and MIDI interface that has a solid feel and sturdy construction.  It's sleek black frame looks great next to my iPhone.  Having grown up recording with 4...
This is Fender’s latest venture into pure sound!  Fender announced this summer their new line of Bluetooth speakers - The Newport and the Monterey.  We tested out The Newport which is the smaller of the two new speakers. This little...
It's been a while since I have personally used Elixir strings on my guitars, so this was a welcomed reunion. Over the years I have heard nothing but good things about Elixir as a company and the quality of...
Last week I played my first gig using Elixir NANOWEB Bass Strings. I use Elixirs on my acoustic guitar, and I have been very impressed with the long-lasting tone, so I was curious how they would perform on my...
Today’s technology gives musicians almost unlimited options when recording music. Whether using Pro Tools on your laptop or Garageband on your iPad or iPhone, it is easier than ever to get a quality recording tool in a mobile and inexpensive...
If you are under the assumption that an expensive guitar will always be better than a lower priced one, you would be mistaken. It is possible to find some brands which provide some great sounding guitars made from quality...
In an aim to provide an affordable guitar with good quality craftsmanship and ease of playability, Taylor launched for 2017 the new entry-level Academy Series. I am testing out their 2017 model Taylor Academy 10e acoustic/electric guitar featuring a...
I had the chance to test out Fender’s PM-2 Standard All Mahogany Parlor guitar which is an addition to their Paramount Series.  The Parlor being a body shape which predates the most popular shapes of today, such as the...