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The Roland Inspiration Centres, or how Roland Canada is taking experiential marketing to a whole new level.

Sometimes, I become tired of the virtual world. Sure, the convenience of having a recording studio in your laptop is life-saving, especially to the touring musicians, and without the evolution of music software I wouldn’t probably have had a career in music production, but as a genuine child of the virtual studio era, I feel that I have missed an important piece of the puzzle that is music. 396 more words


The AIRA Series: Why Roland's new line of interoperable instruments is a true game-changer for the music technology industry

When Roland released the MC-303 Groovebox, everyone was disappointed. And by everyone, I mean the artists of the then emerging electronica scene, who expected the Japanese manufacturer to present a modern-day incarnation of the by-then-defunct but much sought-after TB-303 Bassline, that little monster of a monophonic pattern-based synthesizer that defined the house, acid, and techno genres. 468 more words


Handmade. Right Here in the U.S.A.

Kala plans to make available two new models of uBass in its California Series next month in its online store.

The company said it will make available two handmade acoustic/electric models – one in figured Solid Maple and one in Solid Koa. 72 more words

Kala UBass

5 Tips for using Clip on Instrument Microphones for Drums

You have invested a lot of time into assembling and tuning a drum kit that sounds exactly the way you want it, but when you mic up at a venue or in the studio, it just doesn’t sound right. 564 more words


Sunday Evening Art Gallery Blog -- Harps

The Harp that once through Tara’s halls

  The soul of music shed,

Now hangs as mute on Tara’s walls

  As if that soul were fled. 77 more words

Pete Schmidt Handmade Leather Bass Straps

Pete Schmidt Handmade Leather Bass Straps. 3.5 inch wide premium quality straps with 3 layers of leather & fully double stitched. Free USA shipping.
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"Ah, ha! Come, some music!"

“Specimen Of Platinotype After Development”
from “The Book Of Photography, Practical, Theoretic And Applied”, Paul N. Hasluck, Ed. (1907)

O good Horatio, I’ll take the ghost’s word for a thousand pound.

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