Music cables can get a little confusing at first. Thankfully, Todd Hobin takes us through the the basics for the music cables you are most likely going to use. This hands on demo will certainly clear up any confusion you might have, and get you read for the studio or upcoming gig. Every musician should know their cables, so if you don’t, watch the video below!
Apparently not everyone likes free stuff. Well in a Q&A talk on Facebook Bono apologizes for forcing ‘Songs of Innocence’ on everybody.
Red Hot Chili Pepper’s drummer Chad Smith doesn’t look like your typical Washington lobbyist but he has done his fair share of petitioning for music education—a cause that’s critically important to him.
Choir directors, music teachers, composers, and music students all qualify. But, don’t sell yourself short. If you write songs, play in a band, or sing in a vocal group, even if you don’t know the first thing about staff paper, there’s a very good chance that one of these notation software programs could help you.
Always wanted to play piano like Diana Krall or Dave Brubeck? Are you one of the two-thirds of Americans that a Gallup poll found would like to play a musical instrument? Why not give it a try? After all, there’s plenty to persuade you: music making has many health benefits; you’re never too old to learn to play; and, above all, it’s fun.
“The arts, and music in particular, is the one thing we know will reach people on a deep fundamental level to change hearts and minds,” explains Wayne Kramer, former guitarist for the now-legendary Detroit-based seminal hard rock band The MC5 and co-founder of Jail Guitar Doors USA, a nonprofit program that provides musical instruments and opportunities to help rehabilitate prisoners.
Shaun Canon, from Salt Lake City, UT started performing when he was 3, cut his first album at 16, was signed to a development deal with Sony at age 22 and went on his first 30+ city USA tour a few years later.
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