Rap and hip-hop were popular for a lot of kids in my neighborhood when I was growing up—popular enough for a few to record themselves with flip phones and PC mics. By the time I was 12 years old, there was always a digital audio workstation (DAW) … [Continue reading] about Music Production Equipment for Beginners – 6 Essentials
The first time I sat down to play a drum set, the thing felt foreign. I wasn’t sure which way to face my torso or how high to adjust my seat. I quickly began experimenting with the angles and relationships between the drums to make it feel better … [Continue reading] about 9 Parts of a Drum Set – a Beginner’s Introduction
There are a wide variety of wind instruments available to current and aspiring musicians today. Some have a low upfront cost and make great starter instruments. Others require a bigger commitment but offer a lifetime of enjoyment to those … [Continue reading] about 10 Wind Instruments – Which is Right for You?
“I want to play the guitar!” “Which type of guitar?” “What!? Which types of guitar are there!?” The answer to this question is, well, several different types! Which one is right for you depends on various factors, which we explore in detail … [Continue reading] about 5 Types Of Guitars – Which Is Right For You?
So you’re curious about gifting a musical instrument to someone you care about. Maybe you’re trying to earn brownie points to become your nephew’s new favorite aunt. Or maybe your significant other has a burning creative side that’s begging to … [Continue reading] about 11 Reasons a Musical Instrument May Be the Perfect Gift