The inspiration for this month’s column came to me once again via the airwaves.
Jymie Merritt earned his place in The Pantheon of Jazz Greats through his work with Benny Golson, Art Blakey, and B.B. King in the ’50s and ...
A significant and prolific regional center of the classic R&B era is Muscle Shoals, Alabama.
Going around in circles—the phrase implies the frustration of not getting anywhere fast. But in music, circles offer magical, never-ending p...
If I had to sum up my emotional reaction to a career in music … I couldn’t.
Last month we went to Memphis to check out the work of the legendary Duck Dunn, and while there are many more tracks to discover from him, t...
The cycle, the circle of 5ths, the circle of 4ths—these are terms for harmonic movement through the 12 notes of our musical system. Confusio...
In the previous edition of the inquirer, i outlined the technical tools that bass players confront in the average professional recording stu...
Having spent a fair amount of ink perusing the early-’60s Motown/James Jamerson archives, I thought it would be interesting to take a look a...
Do you get mixed up when you play something not written in 4/4?
Metallica Release 1985 Demo of "Master of Puppets"
Tech 21 Unveils Acoustic Fly Rig
Video Premiere! Tom Keifer's "The Way Life Goes"
Applied Acoustics Systems Releases Pivotal Sound Bank for Ultra Analog VA-2 and AAS Player
The Motorized PreSonus FaderPort 16 Controls Both DAWs and Plug-ins
Roland’s Rubix Audio Interfaces Hit a Sweet Spot of Quality & Price
THE PRO FILE - Nicky Holland
TALENT SCOUT - Carey Frank
REVIEW: Korg Grandstage Digital Piano
Steve & Virgil Howe Debut New Song, “Nexus”
Hear Metallica’s 1985 Demo of “Master of Puppets”
Black Sabbath Announce ‘The End’ Concert Film and Live Album
Mix Regional: New York City
Troy Germano Talks New York City
Green Day Comes Home
Fatten Up Your Tone, Stevie Ray Vaughan Style, with the King Tone Switch
Marty Stuart Premieres "Time Don't Wait" Music Video
Watch Black Sabbath Close Their Final Show with "Paranoid"
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