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The 4 Best Keytars (2020) – Synths and MIDI Controllers
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The 4 Best Keytars (2020) – Synths and MIDI Controllers

Are you looking to start rocking a keytar? You wouldn't be the only one! Matt Bellamy (Muse), Damon Albarn (Gorillaz), and Jazz legend Herbie Hancock are just a few that have performed with them. Whether you're looking for a fully self-contained instrument or a MIDI keytar, we've got you covered. The Best Keytars ...

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10 Great Apps for Singers (iOS and Android)
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10 Great Apps for Singers (iOS and Android)

We’ve rounded up ten super useful apps for singers. From improving your singing to collaborating with others, we’ve got you covered! If you’re a singer or want to become one, you already know that you need to practice and work on honing your skills. These apps cover the following: Learn vocal warm-ups. ...

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The 7 Best Patch Cables for Guitar – Our Round-Up
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The 7 Best Patch Cables for Guitar – Our Round-Up

Patch Cables are essential when setting up a pedalboard or even connecting a few pedals together. A humble patch cable is essentially a short ¼” guitar cable. There are so many different patch cables to buy online. Our round-up contains some of the best options to suit any budget. The 7 Best Patch Cables for ...

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6 Great Multitrack DAWs for iPad and iPhone
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6 Great Multitrack DAWs for iPad and iPhone

Many of the biggest names in music production software have released feature-rich DAWs for iOS. These work as standalone digital audio workstations that don’t require laptops or external hardware. 1. GarageBand by Apple (Free) App Store Everyone who has created music has heard of Garageband. Although it’s ...

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The 7 Best MIDI Foot Controllers and Pedalboards
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The 7 Best MIDI Foot Controllers and Pedalboards

MIDI foot controllers are a great way to add extra control to your music without having to use your hands. Your hands may already be full with playing another instrument or tweaking other controls, so get your feet involved! MIDI foot controllers come in different varieties, from basic footswitches to feature-rich ...

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Starving Artists (Tips, Problems, How to Stop Being One)
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Starving Artists (Tips, Problems, How to Stop Being One)

Quite a lot of musicians can recognize themselves as 'starving artists.' It refers to those who sacrifice their material well-being and financial comfort to focus on an artistic endeavor. Artists have historically struggled with their finances, social circumstances, and even health. However, the 21st century is ...

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Perfect Pitch (What It is, Can it Be Learned, How to Test For It)
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Perfect Pitch (What It is, Can it Be Learned, How to Test For It)

Perfect Pitch or Absolute Pitch is the ability to recognize a note without listening to any other reference note. It is often thought of as a mysterious and unreachable ability. Music teachers and students often overlook it, thinking only a few chosen geniuses can have it. While it is true that perfect pitch is an ...

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Teaching Music Online (Setup, Apps, Finding Students, Tips)
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Teaching Music Online (Setup, Apps, Finding Students, Tips)

Online music teaching can be a rewarding activity. You can help people develop their skills without having to worry about transport and teaching locations. It allows you to enlarge your base of students, letting you reach people outside of your local area, potentially increasing your income. There are two main ...

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The Ultimate Guide for Self-Isolating Musicians and Producers
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The Ultimate Guide for Self-Isolating Musicians and Producers

It’s a challenging time for everyone right now. If you’re a self-isolating musician, you might be feeling a little lost at the moment. This guide gives you some great tips on how to keep moving in the right direction, while still keeping your social distance! This post should have something for just about everyone. ...

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The Differences Between Lap Steel Guitar and Dobro
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The Differences Between Lap Steel Guitar and Dobro

If you are getting into the world of steel guitars, there’s no doubt that there is a lot of questions that come to your mind. The differences between lap steel guitars and dobros are often a cause of confusion. Although played in a similar way, these two are actually different instruments in several ways. In this ...

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