My Son Dr Noise
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What Jay - z's Magna Carta Holy Grail Means for
Jay-Z recently released his album Magna Carta... Holy Grail which was preceded by a massive shipment of one million…
How To Mic Drums
For the duration of this article I will assume that this reader is a novice at audio engineering and has a basic knowledge…
The Top Key Benefits Of Renting A Drum Set From
The top rental stores for musical equipment are in LA. The top rental store is Drum Paradise in LA. They have as many…
From Classic Rock to Hip Hop?
After having spent Thirty seven years in the music industry, I have finally been forced to take a look at a style of…
Know Your Violin Instrument
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Music Industry Articles (199)
Posture - Is it important?
Lets talk about posture in this article.....Why? Well lets just say that it is relevant to your health. We need to discuss the various positions a guitar or bass player has at his disposal to help in not getting bored stiff or and in pain, especially the next morning. Related…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Apr 19, 2013  
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Buy Hip Hop Beats VS Creating Hip Hop Beats
If you are reading this article, there is a good chance that you are a looking to make some hip hop music. If so, you are going to have to decide between whether to buy hip hop beats or creating hip hop beats with some sort of hip hop beat…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jun 18, 2011  
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2011 South Florida Gospel Music Awards- My Vote is In For Best Male
If you are into gospel music, then I'm sure you've heard of South Florida Gospel Music Awards, right? Even if you haven't heard of this annual event, it is time to start voting on your favorite gospel artists. Why? I mean it's simple. Do you want to help recognize thse…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Sep 15, 2011  
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Want To Be A Music Producer
Some guys want to be a producer and would like to know what it takes to become one. Being a producer is different from being a rap or singing artist. What they all have incomin is that there all different pieces to the big puzzle an thats music. Being a…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   May 07, 2012  
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Tate Music Group Artists
So, I am assuming that you are looking for an honest Tate music group review, right? Well, let me just point you in the right direction and tell you all about Tate music group artists. My question is for you is this, "what have you heard about this recording company"?…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   May 26, 2011  
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Girl Guitarist - Why not?
Dude! What is the big fuss over a girl playing guitar? This article is dedicated to the gals out there who exercise their right to rock just like the guy's! Yea, is about time to speak out on the subject and maybe we can show that music is not gender-bent,…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Oct 15, 2013  
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The Van has broken down!
Scary words indeed! But words that have been uttered far too many times. What do you do when your vehicle stalls? We will discuss these points and more in our article. Obviously, this situation could mean the gig' is cancelled or and it could mean you're gonna’ lose your equipment…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jul 19, 2011  
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Dont Buy Dubturbo Till You Read This
Okay, so you’ve decided that you want to make beats online on your computer but you do not know which sound production software to choose. What follows is my experience with Dubturbo computer music recording software. I went to their website from my own affiliate link, and was shown their…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Aug 29, 2011  
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The Truth About the Music Industry
As we all know, the music industry just isn't the same as it used to be. It used to be a thriving industry that always had something to offer for talent that could hold their own. Now.....Now, it is a desolate wasteland that produces mirages to lead in victims, then…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Sep 16, 2013  
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Just Tell Them You Are A Musician
Are you a musician? Are you launching your career? Are you good enough? If yes, then you have to know something important. Experienced musicians recollecting the first days mention different items which they find from their point of view drastic and decisive. To make any success in the music industry…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Aug 19, 2015  
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Its tough being a musician
Our hearts go out to the struggling musician, whether you are a street performer or you play a cushion gig' that pays good bucks. In this article, we will reflect on the lives and struggles of these born survivors. Life can be tough for musicians, who invest many years learning…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jul 28, 2011  
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Rock And Roll Songs Of 2011
Rock and Roll Songs in the 2011 The Rock and Roll song of the year 2011 has me baffled, what I am saying is there seems to be no real new rock and roll music stars, the stars are all from the 1980s on up to the present time of…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Mar 01, 2011  
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Rap Lyrics Explained
Being new to rap and having a son who is constantly rapping to everything under the sun, I figured I needed me a manual for dummies called Rap Lyrics Explained. Well, I did not find one, so I had to do a bit of searching and I did find a…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Apr 11, 2012  
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Snoop Dogg Name Changes
Snoop Dogg changes his name to to Snoop Lion ! Snoop recently quoted in a press conference “I went to the temple, where a High Priest asked me my name. I replied, ‘Snoop Dogg.’ He looked me straight in my eye and said, ‘No more. You are the light; you…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Aug 07, 2012  
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How Vocal Lessons In Frisco TX Keep Your Voice Healthy
Tracking down vocal lessons in Frisco TX is more difficult than it might seem. The trick to finding the right vocal instructor lies in finding someone who has the experience to balance both your vocal strengths and weaknesses. Everyone has elements of their voice that are inherently strong. These are…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jun 10, 2015  
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Bass: Is 4 strings enough?
Whatever happened to the traditional 4 string bass guitar? Doesn't anybody play 4 string bass anymore? What do you need all of those other strings for anyway? These are just some of the questions that I have heard in response to the ever evolving bass guitar. I feel that this…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jun 27, 2011  
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Money is In the Bass
Making money playing music isn't easy. However, if you are like millions of other musicians who feel like vomiting at the site of a normal day job, playing music for a living is the only option. For those, I'd like to introduce the bass. Oh yeah the bass, that 4…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Sep 24, 2014  
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What is Required to Be A Music Producer?
Being a music producer is not an easy task. It takes a lot of efforts and knowledge about the music. The main work of a music producer is to write, arrange, produce and record songs. Either they are helping in shaping the sound of an artist album or creating beats…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Feb 26, 2016  
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Make Your Own Beats
For anyone who has a legitimate interest in learning how to make your own beats there are a few basics you will need to understand first. And why am I qualified to give you any info used to make your own beats? During 1997 - 1999 I studied guitar at…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Dec 20, 2011  
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Don’t Buy the Roland Ax Synth Shoulder Synthesizer Till You Read This
The Roland AX Synth is a good looking piece of kit and is one of the new versions of its keyboard family. It has its own on-board self contained sound generator so there is no need for any external MIDI devices and it has loads of sounds which are directed…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jun 02, 2011  
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You Need to Read This Review Before You Buy An Epiphone Les Paul Special II Electric Guitar
What follows is a review of the Epiphone Les Paul Special II Electric Guitar. It has the classic Les Paul looks, and is powered by two Alnico open coil humbuckers, an Epiphone 700T at the bridge and a 650R at the neck position. It has a master volume control and…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jun 07, 2011  
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Building My First 5 - string Banjo
When I first started playing the 5-string, I bought a cheap $150 banjo. It was terrible but it gave me the basics to learn how to finger pick ( Scruggs Style ) and play a few tunes… it also taught me how the banjo is basically constructed. I started to…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jan 27, 2013  
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When Are You Too Old To Continue To Chase The Dream Of Becoming A Music Success?
Once a famous Spanish painter, sculptor, graphic artist, theatrical artist, ceramist, designer and life-lover said: “I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it”. He is Pablo Picasso who died when he was 91 years old, he was rich,…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Aug 19, 2015  
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The hunt-for vintage instruments
As the saying goes. "One man’s junk is another man’s treasure". Never has a statement been so true. You can find just about anything a garage sales, yard sales and storage unit auctions. We will have a candid talk about the possibilities of finding a dream instrument, usually because someone…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jul 08, 2011  
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How to Play Sarangi Indian Classical Music Instrument Training Lessons Online By Gaalc
“I thought I had never heard anything more beautiful...as I listened, I Seemed for the first time to know something of the inner world about me. To me it seemed that evening as if the dumb had found a voice, and deaf ears had gained the power of hearing.” (A.C…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Feb 24, 2015  
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Davy Jones Dies at 66: The Heartthrob Of the Monkees is Remembered Fondly
Davy Jones, born David Thomas Jones, in 1945, has died. Although he started acting as an eleven year old in his native England, he will be forever known as "the short, English one" as a member of the Monkees, winning that part in 1965. Jones, who made his home in…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Feb 29, 2012  
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When Songwriters License Music: The Difficulties With Collecting Royalties In A Changing Music Landscape
Music licensing is a major way for songwriters and musicians to generate income from their music. This is an especially ideal option for those who cannot tour or desire additional income from their creative works. Publishing rights organizations are responsible for collecting royalties on the behalf of songwriters and composers.…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   May 17, 2012  
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Canadian Country Music Continued
After many hours of practising on my 4 dollar guitar and plenty of blisters on my fingers, I was actually getting pretty good. I started playing along with country music songs on the radio and soon started to sing along. My mother saw how serious I was about learning and…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jan 27, 2014  
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Cine Movie Time, Watch Your Favorite Movies
How About Internet Streaming Movies. written by: cheiayub112 Movie watchers are sometimes likened to book readers. Some watch a movie once or maybe twice to catch whatever dialogue or scenes missed during the first sitting. Others may be so drawn to certain movies due to various pull factors such as…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Dec 13, 2015  
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Why Rock Music Won't Make A Comeback
The demise of Rock Music has been well-documented and the only reminder of this genre are from the few "classic rock" radio stations around the country. Pop Music is the new genre of today's generation and Rock's last great band was in the early 1990s with Guns and Roses and…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Dec 13, 2011  
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