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  1. Acoustic Guitar Pickup Types

    Acoustic Guitar Pickup Types
    If you’re serious about performing on stage with an acoustic guitar, sooner or later, simply using microphones in front of your instrument and a good PA just won’t be enough. This is where acoustic amplifications comes in – using today’s technology to send your acoustic’s sound above the surrounding noise. By taking advantage of modern gear, you can make sure that every one of your gigs will be as trouble-free as possible. Continue reading →
  2. Brand Spotlight: Lindy Fralin Vintage Guitar Pickups

    Brand Spotlight: Lindy Fralin Vintage Guitar Pickups
    Based in Richmond, Virginia, Lindy Fralin is known for creating some of the best vintage-style pickups around. The key to their success is the meticulous and comprehensive way they build their pickups as every single creation is hand-wound one at a time using the highest caliber materials and quality control. And while they might not be as well known as the Duncans and Fenders of the world, the quality and sound of their products can easily stand toe-to-toe with the best of them. Today, we're taking a look at a few of our favorite models from the boutique manufacturer. Continue reading →
  3. Eminence Cannabis Rex Guitar Speaker Review

    Eminence Cannabis Rex Guitar Speaker Review
    Eminence is the largest speaker manufacturer in the world, producing over 10,000 speakers a day, used by professional and amateur musicians across the world. The key to their success can be directly attributed to their loudspeaker knowledge and ingenuity, allowing them to offer products known for their great tone and excellent value. So when it came time to replace the speaker on my Fender Blues Junior, Eminence was a clear choice. As for which specific speaker model was the right one for the job -- well, that was a much harder choice. Continue reading →
  4. Keeping Your Voice Healthy As A Singer

    Keeping Your Voice Healthy As A Singer
    A great performer always strives to match audience's expectations regardless of what they are going through. As a lead singer (or even backup vocalist), it’s your voice and performing prowess that matters. This makes it very important to take good care of your vocals. A musical instrument, such as a guitar, can be tucked in some corner after performances but your voice is always with you. You should thus protect the vocal chords as a priceless gift. Below, we take a look at a few tips that should help keep your voice in good shape.  Continue reading →
  5. Top Tips For A Three-Piece Band

    Top Tips For A Three-Piece Band
    Whether you’re interested in rock, heavy metal, blues, country, psychedelic soul, or boogie, three-piece bands are always popular for an iconic sound. Do you have a drummer, bassist, and lead guitarist for your group? If so, you’re on your way to achieving the classic power trio group. Perhaps you take inspiration from Rush, Nirvana, Jimi Hendrix, ZZ Top, or Cream, and hope that one day you’ll be just like them. But none of the greats began with the perfect sound. Forming a three-piece band can be hard work for any musician. You may have the band members, but you might not have the solid sound you’re looking for just yet. If you want to rock at your next show or gig, these 4 tips will help get you well on your way. Continue reading →