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Building your own guitar is a great way to get what you want from your instrument, and the act of making your own guitar fosters a connection with your instrument that you will never get with a pre-made guitar. There are many institutions across the country that will teach you how to build your own
Since their debut in 2008, Dailey and Vincent have taken the contemporary bluegrass world by storm, earning dozens of nominations from the International Bluegrass Music Association, the Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass Music of America, the Grammys, and more. Learn more about Dailey and Vin
A dead note isn't really a note at all. It's a clicking or popping noise made by plucking a string or strings that have been muted or "deadened" by the fingers of the left hand. The technique is frequently used to play percussive effects on an electric guitar; it allows the player to maintain the rh
Here are some rejected album titles of famous rap albums.
You may have known that you can easily transfer music from a personal computer into an iPod, but not the other way around. But what if you need to transfer some music from your iPod to your PC? One possible reason is that your computer had crashed and after reformatting the drive, there is no music
If you are a square piano owner or have an interest in buying or acquiring one, there is often a dilemma regarding the piano's condition and how to restore the piano to a functional state. Th
The AIX operating system is used on IBM servers for corporate and industrial computing. The ARG_MAX command line on AIX is used to set how many arguments can go through the system. These arguments can be allowed before a program fails on the system. If you would like to increase or decrease the argu
Porting, when used in the context of guitars, refers to the process of correctly connecting an electric guitar to a computer-based recording program for direct recording. Amp manufacturer Line 6 produces an interface called a Guitar Port. The advantage of direct recording is that there is no microph
Jamorama is one of the most popular online guitar courses. But why is it so popular and is it right for you?
"Nessun Dorma", Calaf's aria from Puccini's opera, Turandot, became hugely popular after Luciano Pavarotti's performance of the piece in 1990, at the FIFA World Cup. Learn more about Pavarotti's performance of "Nessun Dorma" and why it has become so successful
Acoustic guitars use the hollow resonating chamber of the body of the guitar to amplify and resonate the sound of the strings being plucked, but on an electric guitar, this isn't the case. The body of an electric guitar is usually entirely solid, and the sound of the strings being struck is pic
Imagine a situation where you learned your organ piece and practiced it for a while. What can you do now? Can you perform it during recital or church service or should you perfect it even further at least for now? If you want to know whether you really know your organ piece and are ready to perform
If you're new to the idea of being in a band and making money with the music your band makes, check out this article on the most common revenue streams for independent musicians. Don't miss out on making some extra cash for your band.