The DIY Musician – Why You & Captain Marvel Have A Lot In Common!!

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I love space. Anything to do with it, really. Which is why, when any film comes out that deals with space, my gravity-bound butt will be in a seat watching it! Lol Yesterday, my family and I saw “Captain Marvel“. Great film! Powerful superhero! Lots of Marvel backstory explanations! Perhaps most impressive though, is that …

How To Set Up An Electric Guitar, Pt. 1 – The Archtop!

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Salutations, all you weekend warriors!! I’m sure you’re probably all getting ready for your latest gig tonight, or that pressing recording session comin’ up. Regardless, I thought I’d share the wealth and let you look over my shoulder as I show you how to set up an electric guitar – specifically, for this first article, …

Shure SM7B Review – A Shot At Michael’s Mic!

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Is there such a thing as “Concert Envy”? I think there is. See, my wife just loves to tease me with the fact that SHE got to see Michael Jackson on his tour after the release of the “Thriller” album, and I… did not. Not fair! But I’ve got something over her too –  I …

Stop Comparing Yourself To Others! – You + Gear = YOU-niqueness!

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We do a ton of music equipment research here at Serious G.A.S. And we LOVE IT! Not only because of YOU, our super song-forgin’ friends, but also because we genuinely dig music and the gear that makes it. Throughout all this research, we often find ourselves watching live, or virtually online, some uber-skilled, insanely-impressive musical …

Computer Audio Troubleshooting, Ep.1 – It’s Never Too Late To Learn!

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Smooth sailing. Isn’t that what we all wish for?? No problems; no trip-ups. No sudden interruptions to our progress, only the sea of tranquility leading us to our desired ends. Too bad that we all know… that ain’t how the ocean rolls, baby! Sometimes we feel like chucking the whole thing into the ocean ‘cuz …

What is an Udu Drum? – Trippin’ On A Slippery World Beat!

This past October I ran a half-marathon to Canada and back. Why? Well, because I like to run, of course, but also because I wanted to raise support for people in Africa who don’t have any water.  The Pokot tribe, numbering in the thousands, walk up to ten miles a day just to get a drink …

A Gearhead’s New Year’s Resolutions List – Pro Audio Promises & Digital Dreams!!

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The end of 2018 is just hours away, and we here at Seriousgas are putting to bed our last, facetious article of the year. It’s important to always have worthy goals, so today we submit for your perusal our “Gearheads New Year’s Resolutions List”. Perhaps you’ll find some of these goals resonate with your own …