Playing live shows is a great experience, not only because of the rush you get performing in front of a crowd, but because you learn to overcome different technical roadblocks.
Outdoor gigs are some of the most difficult to master. Here’s what you should expect when you take to the open-air stage…
16 Sep 2019 - 5 min read | 51 min watch
Real modern-day rock 'n' roll pioneers Royal Blood have an extremely unique sound founded in bass guitars and drums. Let's get into the nitty gritty of that fiery bass tone and break it right down to what makes it great!
22 Aug 2019 - 4 min read | 43 min watch
Two of the most iconic bass designs of all time. Which one's best?
30 Jul 2019 - 6 min read | 20 min watch
When should you swap out your old guitar strings for a fresh set? And how can you optimise your guitar strings for your playing style? We've got this all covered.
24 Jul 2019 - 6 min read | 21 min watch
Unequivocally one of the 20th centuries most influential guitarists. With an unlimited arsenal of guitar gear at his disposal, how do you get close to sounding like Eric Clapton?
12 Jun 2019 - 3 min read | 31 min watch
PSUs are a vital part of your rig, sending power to all your guitar pedals. We’re pitting the iconic Voodoo Lab up against boutique pedal designers Strymon with their own range of power supplies.
31 May 2019 - 5 min read | 84 min watch
There are so many techniques to muffle a drum, but which is best? Here’s a handy guide to the most common and effective ways to dampen your snare.
25 May 2019 - 4 min read | 7 min watch
There’s a good chance your favourite song was written and performed with the aid of a Stratocaster. Recreate the musical magic of these top five Strat guitarists. Maybe you could even follow in their footsteps…
24 May 2019 - 5 min read | 79 min watch