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Video Games: The top music talents plus how to make Chiptunes with Propellerheads Reason
The next generation of bigscreen composers may just emerge from the videogame field.

Whether you’re 5 or 95, you can benefit mentally, physically and socially from playing a musical instrument
Everyone knows that playing musical instrument is fun and entertaining. But did you also know that playing music is scientifically proven to benefit peope of all ages.

How to Start A Band!
Hard to imagine a young Jimi Hendrix doing a in H.N.D. in Music Performance containing “music business” modules, but chances are that’s what a 17 yr old with an interest in a music career does now! Artists have to have more than basic foundations in music if they want to standout from the crowd.

Awww Nuts - Tony Pasko talks Guitar String Nuts
We are going to jump right in and cover a very important and over looked part of our guitar, the nut…

Universal Music Group and Google are now partners in the music-video business
The largest of the four top recording companies and YouTube’s parent company announced on Thursday that they are working together on Vevo

Shure Microphone Maintenance Tips!
Shure have a series of podcasts aimed at clearing up any problems microphone users may be experiencing. In this Podcast they explore the top frequently asked questions from the Shure Applications Group

Cubase 5 Features Workshop with Steinberg Part 1
Dolphin Music recently had the opportunity of hosting the Cubase 5 tour. This evening offered a one off workshop demonstrating the new advanced features of Cubase

A Basic Guide to Acoustic Treatment
Here is an excellent excerpt from Audiotuts which gives you are more than easy to understand introduction to sound treatment.

Turn your iPhone into a DJ Mixer
The iPhone is an internet-connected multimedia smartphone designed and marketed by Apple Inc. with a flush multi-touch screen and a minimal hardware interface.

Isle Of Man Charging One Pound Per Month For Unlimited Music
Rebuilding copyright for the digital age. It’s a massive task, but perhaps crafting a new and digitally coherent way of protecting content for creators while exploiting the web’s distribution network would be easier than trying to batter a centuries old system into something that will work today.

Creative Commons: What is it? Should I Apply This to My Music?
Creative Commons has been described as being at the forefront of the copyleft movement, which seeks to support the building of a richer public domain by providing an alternative to the automatic “all rights reserved” copyright, dubbed “some rights reserved.

Top 10 Music Industry Predictions
If 2008 was like the Wild West for the music industry, what does that say about our future in 2009? Brace yourself because it’s not all good news, but from conflict and struggle comes creativity, which is all the more reason to forge ahead.

How to ReWire Reason with Ableton Live, and why?
Ableton Live is a professional loop-based software music sequencer for Mac OS and Windows by Ableton. The latest major release of Live is Version 7.

So you want a career as a record producer ??
Often glamorised, seldon understood. The modern day music producer can be a man/woman wearing many hats, most of which usually not music! The great Quincy Jones was a said to be on the phone more than on the console!

Guitar Dating Service
Click on a Guitar Brand Name to get information on dating your guitar.

Circuitbending: What is it??
Don't throw away anything! Any of those old toys, keyboards and electronic gizmo's as they can be turned into completely unique, un predictable noise making machines.

How to Transfer Tapes and Vinyl on to CD
Many of us still rooms full of vinyl and box's filled with broken tapes featuring dust broken cases. many of us still consider this our prime music collection, yet we never listen to any of them due the inconvenience of of setting up old sytems. Hell, I dont even have a record player anymore but my home features same said room filled with records I never listen to ... The answer ..Digitize them!!!

Finding the best Microphone
First, a little about microphones. Microphones are basically simple devices designed to do one thing: convert sound waves in the air to their electrical equivalent. One of the first questions you may encounter is, "Do you want a dynamic or condenser microphone?"

Why do I need a Microphone Preamp?
A condenser microphone works by actually converting sound energy into an electrical voltage, but this voltage is much lower than the voltage coming out of your keyboard or other line level sources

Setting the intonation on your guitar
Here's a very helpful guide about guitar intonation. Something of crucial importance but that not all guitarists, especially beginners, are aware of...

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