The Power of Music: Pt. 2 – The Quarantine Renaissance!

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Okay – quick raise of hands… How many of you spent MORE time making music during the COVID-19 quarantine?? I see those hands! Me too!! The statistics back it up – more people have been buying and spending time with musical instruments and gear than they have in YEARS. Even though music stores, like the …

How to Record Music – Gear Glimpse #2:”If You’re Leaving”

What’s up everybody? Teaj coming atcha! I’ve been away from the site for a few weeks, launching some other online businesses, releasing new music and… renovating three rooms in my house!! Nobody can say that I’m not making the most out of this corona virus quarantine. 😉 Hope you’re staying safe, well and creative too! …

The Samick Acoustic Guitar – Ridin’ The Thin Line!

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Big & Beefy! That’s how a lot of acoustic guitar players like their tone to be. Even me, sometimes! But then, at other gigs, with other songs… the moment calls for something with less… girth. The Samick acoustic guitar that I have, their “Thin Line” model AMCT-CE, is the perfect complement to such situations. Worried …

The Ibanez AE Acoustic Guitar

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I’m an acoustic guitar aficionado. Have been since high school. Oh, sure, electrics have their place… especially when the testosterone movin’ and I want to get my “shred” on… But the acoustic… mmm… there’s multiple worlds in there. So I picked up another one last year (my 10th): the Ibanez AE Acoustic Guitar! As you’ll see from …

The Best Guitar Stool – Baby, Got Back??!

As musicians, we practice our instruments & our stage craft for years, sometimes decades, to make sure we can put on a great show. But let’s face it: sometimes… we play gigs where the focus isn’t really on us. Instead, it’s on the audience’s meal… or some public speaker… or the host or focus of …

Free Audio Plugins – Neutron AND Ozone both!!!

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You read that right. We couldn’t wait to share this with you all! We’re musicians too. We know the beauty of “Free”! So jump on these before they’re gone. I already got both of them!! Lol iZotope Neutron 3 The website called “PluginBoutique” is now giving anyone who wants it the awesome Neutron 3 Elements …

How to Record Music – Gear Glimpses #1: “Ellen”

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Hey, everybody! It’s been a while. D’ja miss me?! 😉 I’ve been crankin’ away in the gear shed, workin’ hard to bring my music to life, and I’m ecstatic to say… It alive!! LoL After years of prep, research, performance and education, I’m finally publishing my art. Feels good, lemme tell ya. So I thought …