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Best Karaoke Microphone for Kids

I have to a confession to make before we begin. I’ve been a singer in bands for about 15 years now, and nothing else comes close to the joy and fun I get from rehearsing, gigging and connecting with other musos. So, if I get a little passionate about what learning to sing can do…

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Ukulele Chord Progressions for Beginners

Music is something that’s been around for about as long as we’ve been human. In fact, there are currently viable scientific ideas, informed by new developments in neuroscience, surrounding how music may have helped lay the foundation for one of the most important things our species has: language. Music moves us in profound ways, sometimes…

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Vorson Electric Ukulele Review

Electric ukuleles are a fast growing niche of ukuleles as musicians look to vary their sounds and experiment. People looking to perform for a larger audience are also interested in electric ukes in order to amplify their music. If you’ve never experienced an electric ukulele or electric instrument before, it can be tough to gauge if…

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Hot New Musical Gadgets of 2017

What do you think of when someone says musical instrument? Most would think: piano, guitar, trumpet, saxophone, or some other instrument. These examples have been around for decades, even centuries for some, but in this day and age, what we call a musical instrument has expanded greatly. More recently, with the rise of EDM (electronic…

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How to Find a Quality Ukulele

Ukuleles are great, unique instruments that are incredibly fun to play. The instrument may have originated in Hawaii, but the influence of the ukulele can now be seen far and wide, both on the U.S. mainland and abroad, as the ukulele continues to surge in popularity. While many companies on the mainland now make ukuleles…

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How to Choose the Right Guitar Strings

It is important for guitar players to choose the right strings for your guitar. This will ensure that your performance is able to reach its full potential. The most economical and fastest way to boost your setup is choosing the right strings for your guitar. [ALG template=”CTA” asin=”https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss_1?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=guitar+strings” button-text=”Find Guitar Strings on Amazon!”] It does…

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Beginners Guide to Drum Cymbals

There is one deliberating question that every drummer has to ask themselves when it comes time to purchase their own gear: How do I choose the proper setup, and what exactly is it that I need? There are several variations in regards to each individual component of a great beginner drum-kit, but it is the…

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Best Drum Practice Pads for 2017

Drumming is a skill that certainly take a lot of time and practice to master. While some drummers may find that mastering rhythm and stick work comes easy, the vast majority need to dedicate a lot of time and effort to hone their skills. That’s why drum practice pads are so important to the beginner…

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Best Ukulele Amplifier for 2017

Traditionally, the ukulele is an acoustic instrument that generates its own sound. Recently though, electric ukuleles have been making an emergence as a popular choice for ukulele players. For a ukulele to be compatible with an amplifier, it must have a pickup installed in it to transmit the sound to the amplifier. Some acoustic ukuleles…