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Why are the British so good at making Pop Music?

Why are the British so good at making popular music? 'This sceptred Isle…' A relatively small island nation just off the western coast of mainland Europe has been responsible for more world-beating…


DIY music: A fine musical tradition of doing it yourself

DIY music: A fine musical tradition of doing it yourself. Three Chords and the truth: The desire to make music is in some irrepressible. They will suffer poverty, humiliation, and outright rejection…


Session Musicians #1: Crikey, that Hassan can pick a band

2 SeasSessions: Session Musicians: “Crikey, that Hassan can pick a band!” In the studio: Take a look at any pop-stars live performance video and you’ll see on stage other musicians. You won’t…


Real Music - Real Music Venues

Real Music: Real Music Venues "Yeah, tonight we're at the Enormo-dome" To see a stadium rock show is a singularly impressive thing. The sheer scale of the production is dominating, massive speaker…


All The Gear - Part Two: The equipment that made Rock 'n' Roll

All the gear: The equipment that made Rock 'n' Roll Part two of a review of the gear that made the sound of Rock’n’Roll In the previous article, we covered electric guitar and bass amplification,…


All The Gear - Part One: The equipment that made Rock 'n' Roll

All the gear: The equipment that made Rock 'n' Roll A two-part review of the ‘gear' that is the sound of Rock 'n' Roll Take a look at a photo of the Rolling Stones, the Ramones, The Bob Marley and…


The Music Industry: What happens now all the money has gone?

The Music Industry: What happens now all the money has gone? Way, way back, before music could be recorded and stored and sold on a plastic disc, people would buy sheet music. An A4 pamphlet…