In-depth Review of the Best 5 string bass guitars

Best 5 String Bass Guitars

If you’re looking for more versatility and an extended range, an upgrade to a five-string bass is an excellent choice. Fifteen years ago, I tried my first five-string bass after three years of playing and never looked back. I remember thinking back then, sure, the neck might be a bit thicker, and the strings are … Read more In-depth Review of the Best 5 string bass guitars

The Clear Winner of Best bass guitar under $1000

Best Bass Guitar Under 1000

If you’re fortunate enough to have a budget of a grand to work with when deciding on your new instrument, you have quite a bit quality options out there that bring together high-end craftsmanship with beautiful aesthetics and tremendous tonal versatility. Out of all my years of playing bass and teaching students that opt for … Read more The Clear Winner of Best bass guitar under $1000

In-depth Comparison of Snowball vs. Snowball iCE

Snowball vs snowball iCE

Are you a podcaster or video content creator looking to make your first microphone purchase? Are you lost in the sea of differences between affordable microphones such as the closely-related Blue Snowball and Blue Snowball iCE? I don’t blame you. For those who don’t know much about microphones and sound recording, finding the right microphone … Read more In-depth Comparison of Snowball vs. Snowball iCE

Singing when Sick with a Cough or Sinus Infection

Singing when Sick

We’ve all been there. A few days before your big performance, a cough starts and you’re in full panic mode. All the holistic remedies you’ve accumulated throughout the years aren’t working and you feel yourself getting sicker by the hour. By the time your performance comes around, you’re all stuffed up with a sore throat … Read more Singing when Sick with a Cough or Sinus Infection

JBL CLUB 9600c Review: is the Performance Good Enough?

JBL CLUB 9600 review

If you like music enough to care about the kind of speakers that are in your car, you know that factory speakers often don’t cut it. Factory speakers are often run of the mill and can only handle mild volume levels, mid-range highs, and low-level bass. Purchasing a new car with a high-end speaker package … Read more JBL CLUB 9600c Review: is the Performance Good Enough?

Best Left Handed Acoustic Guitars, Surprising Selections

Best left handed guitars

While it is true that right-handed players have a wider range of options available to them, top-tier brands have increasingly jumped on the left-handed guitar bandwagon. In my years of playing and teaching guitar, I’ve come across many different students and colleagues who play left-handed, and thankfully there is no shortage of great left-handed guitars … Read more Best Left Handed Acoustic Guitars, Surprising Selections