5 Acoustic Guitar Recording Tips you Have to Know

Acoustic guitar is one of the first things aspiring engineers take a shot at recording. Considering that the average coat closet and attic contain at least one neglected, dusty acoustic guitar, this isn’t a… The post 5 Acoustic Guitar Recording Tips you Have to Know appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article […]

Prague : The Musical City. Karlovy Lázně

Part 6: Billed as “The Largest night-club in central Europe”,  Karlovy Lázně was an obvious end-point for the evening. U Vejvodů has been the ideal setup, but now I was stumbling through the darkened corridors of … The post Prague : The Musical City. Karlovy Lázně appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam Harkus.

Guitar Acquisition Syndrome (GAS)

Logic never really plays a part when it comes to the passionate, emotional world of the Guitar Acquisition Syndrome (GAS). In the run up to some forthcoming gigs,  I really thought I had my… The post Guitar Acquisition Syndrome (GAS) appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam Harkus.

The Gamification of Music

The digital age we live in today is ruled by smartphones and tablets, with all sorts of apps that are useful as well as the apps that waste your time. We like to lump… The post The Gamification of Music appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam Harkus.

The Golden Age of the Video Game Arcade : 1982

  It was now 1982 and the games industry seemed to be utilising the ever-developing technology better then ever, building on the foundations of 1981 and creating larger than life, colourful classics that will… The post The Golden Age of the Video Game Arcade : 1982 appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this […]

Contributor Spotlight : Desmond Rhodes

Desmond Rhodes is a writer and musician, not necessarily in that order. He bats around things to write on his drum throne as his guitarists fight over solo time. You can find him on… The post Contributor Spotlight : Desmond Rhodes appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam Harkus.

Dad Diaries : The Perfect Storm. Part 1

We always knew 2017 was going to be tough. Even before the turn of the year the flat was literally falling apart, as I almost put my foot through a squidgy, smelly, damp-rot infested… The post Dad Diaries : The Perfect Storm. Part 1 appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam […]

Supporting Your Local Music Scene

  Whether you’re an artist or simply a music enthusiast, you should know the importance of supporting your local music scene. Without it, the world would be filled with cold, calculated music played by… The post Supporting Your Local Music Scene appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam Harkus.

5 Tips for Those Who Are Going to Visit India

India is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, for having the essence of mystical and historical Indian culture. India’s diverse culture, flora and fauna, splendid art and architecture, of course,… The post 5 Tips for Those Who Are Going to Visit India appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this […]

First Show Preparedness Guide

You’ve worked your butt off to get to here; been writing songs like crazy, found a way to record a demo, reached out to a venue, and got that sweet, sweet message back that… The post First Show Preparedness Guide appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam Harkus.

Great uses for the Line 6 Variax!

Line 6 unleashed the Variax over a decade ago. At first, it may have seemed like a gimmick, but now it’s a brilliant instrument that countless musicians are embracing. During the first round of… The post Great uses for the Line 6 Variax! appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam Harkus.

Growing Evidence That Music Increases Intelligence

Evidence suggests that listening to music involves the entire brain, activating each and every section. This means that your whole brain is getting a workout and neural pathways become strengthened. Musicians will also understand the… The post Growing Evidence That Music Increases Intelligence appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam Harkus.

10 Key Areas Authors Must Choose For Marketing Their Books

Authors hear a lot of the same advice about book marketing and publicity. It’s very obvious what needs to be done. The question is how does one do these things especially with limited time,… The post 10 Key Areas Authors Must Choose For Marketing Their Books appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this […]

Line 6 Helix Review features on their company newsletter

Huge congratulations go to one of of the Blogging Musician’s main contributor’s Niko Lalangas.   His fantastic review of the Line 6 Helix Guitar Multi Effects has made in onto Line 6’s very own newsletter… The post Line 6 Helix Review features on their company newsletter appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article […]

Non-Musician Skills for a Successful Music Career

Today, being a musician requires skills other than musical abilities, and hopefully, melting faces with killer guitar solos isn’t the only thing you’re good at. In order for you to be a successful musician… The post Non-Musician Skills for a Successful Music Career appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam Harkus.