Inspiration

Internet Bands: How to Record Around the World

The Web has changed not only music commerce, but music creation and production as well. The pairing of broadband lines and computer-based recording has made for...

It Might Get Loud – A Rockumentary

Sitting in a room with three of rock's most cherished icons while they spill their guts and trade licks is a dream shared by so many guitar players that it's sm...

Thursday’s Daily Kindling

Fuel for the Fire: "I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to." - Elvis Presley Musings: Want to become a better guitarist? Here...

Wednesday’s Daily Kindling

Fuel for the Fire: Answer this: Should a record be a picture of where you are now, or of all the places you could just as likely be? Musings: Gibson Gu...

Tuesday’s Daily Kindling

Fuel for the Fire: "Music is the shorthand of emotion." - Leo Tolstoy Musings: It's MusicTuesday on YouTube. Check out our channel for a great selecti...

Monday’s Daily Kindling

Fuel for the Fire: "When you chase music for money, God walks out of the room." - Quincy Jones Musings: We've got a case of the Mondays, and the only ...

Friday’s Daily Kindling

Fuel for the Fire: "Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens." - Carl Jung Musings: The AP reports details on Les Paul's service, which wa...

Thursday’s Daily Kindling

Fuel for the Fire: "Nothing in music is hard, just unfamiliar." - jazz pianist Kenny Werner, from his book Effortless Mastery Musings: Another great L...

Wednesday’s Daily Kindling

Fuel for the Fire: Fuel for the Fire: I don't think anybody steals anything; all of us borrow. - BB King Musings: Les Paul's funeral, public viewing and me...

Tuesday’s Daily Kindling

Fuel for the Fire: "If the milk industry can make their product seem sexy and increase consumer demand, there must be hope for music." - Gary Arnold, Best B...

Cash and Creativity

My UPS guy looks like Chris Cornell. Which makes me wonder: Is my UPS guy Chris Cornell? Is that the Loud Love howler himself coming up the walk in brown shorts...

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