Being an entrepreneur and a musician is a very fun and rewarding experience, but it also comes with the challenges of motivation. Setting your own agenda, without someone over you like a coach, requires you to develop self-motivation. It's not everyday you will feel the vibes, but you have to do it anyway until the…Read more Let your best self emerge!
I have been touring solo (One Man Band) since 2013, all around the world, from Alaska to Canada, the Caribbean to Mexico, the USA to Europe, and more. Touring solo has been a fantastic experience and also a great learning opportunity. Being able to engage your audience when you are all by yourself is quite…Read more Finally a drummer that fits in your back pocket!
I have been using Phil Jones Bass products for about two years and I must say it's been a pleasant experience. I was able to have a quick word with the man himself to find out what's new and exciting this year. If you thought that BP400 was amazing, they decided to double the power…Read more Phil Jones Bass @ SNAMM Show ’18
It's 1AM and I was just about to go to bed. Suddenly it hit me...🤔😳💡Could the Ashdown Engineering Tone Pocket be used as a mixer? I tour about 250 days each year and find myself in airports and hotel rooms more often than I can count. Having a device that's really small that fits in…Read more The Tone Pocket Experiment!
I have been playing the Hapi Drum for only a month, and I can't seem to put it down. It's like playing a video game, but a lot more fun! The Hapi Drum is a steel tongue drum made in the USA by Graham Doe. It's as if an African thumb piano (Mbira) and a…Read more Hapi Drum… Makes HAPI days!
When I think about how far touch screen technology has come I reference back to the palm pilot I owned back in the 90s. Now there is multi touch technology that the iPhone has made popular. Sensel is introducing touch screen technologies like you've never seen before. Enjoy the video! https://youtu.be/t2XGoE_xplc Enjoy more amazing music…Read more Sensel Morph… touch reimagined
The NAMM Show 2019 was like a play ground for grown men and women who love music. I had the privilege of playing one of Ned Steinberger's amazing basses, the WAV5 Radius bass. I used my trusty Boomerang looper and Digitech RP360XP to lay it down. Enjoy! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ld066KUow90&feature=youtu.be Learn more about the NS Design WAV5…Read more Fun with NS Design and Boomerang!
Imagine walking around with a preamp that's also an audio interface for your computer and your phone... Well imagine no further! The Ashdown Tone Pocket bass headphone amp is exactly that. It's amazing how small, yet powerful this device is. There is a three band EQ giving you control over bass, mid range and treble.…Read more Tone in your top pocket… TONE POCKET!
The smooth tones coming from this Magnatone amplifier sound like a cross between a Fender Twin Reverb and a Roland JC120. They are as clean as they get! Magnatone tube amps, with their true stereo vibrato and reverb, are outstanding. https://youtu.be/9khGQH52IMc Learn more about Magnatone here: Enjoy more amazing music from Donald Waugh here. Don…Read more MAGNATONE – tone smoother than a baby’s bottom!
Lots more good news for all my home studio, project studio and pro studio friends! More than 26 years in the business of acoustic treatment, JOCAVI has introduced even more cool products to improve the sound of your recordings. The acoustic treatments will help you to record amazing music; everything from tracking drums, guitar, bass,…Read more JOCAVI Acoustic Treatment Re-imagined!