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compose music for video games
If you love melodies, you might be hoping to learn how to compose music for video games. You'll collaborate with game developers and create both thematic and incidental chords audible throughout the game, but to arrive at this point, you must first complete a few crucial steps. How to Compose Music for Video Games The first step is to amp...
man singing into microphone
Some people are born with so much talent but are unable to convert that into tangible goodness because of either a lack of confidence or the absence of knowledge that can lead them to greatness. Music composition is an industry where a lot of people with talent lose out on opportunities because they don’t know how to do some...
songwriting learning how to write a song
As the late, great Bob Marley once said, “One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain”. How true is that statement? Whether you’re feeling down, you want to spark some romance, you’re in an upbeat and lively mood – whatever kind of mood you’re in, there’s a song to match it. Music really does...
various wood percussion instruments and hand drums
Did you know that percussion instruments make up the largest section of any orchestra? They add color and depth to the music, and to do that, percussionists usually play several different instruments during a piece. With so many choices available, it’s not always easy to choose the best instruments to meet your needs. This hand percussion instrument buyers guide should...
busker playing keyboard through portable pa system outside
A portable PA system is a terrific convenience that makes it possible to have better sound output wherever you are. Musicians and performers, especially singers, use portable PA systems to amplify their voices when the sound system lacks a higher crown. And while amplifiers, speakers, and karaoke systems have their place, PAs often provide a better alternative in terms of...
cat walking on piano in home studio
So, you just bought your first piano. Congratulations! Now, it’s just a matter of sitting down and picking out “Moonlight Sonata" by ear, right? Hold your proverbial horses. Before you can start making sweet music, it’s important to make sure you’re all set up for success. The piano itself is priority number one, but there are a few other things you’ll...
Home Recording Studio with Guitars, Laptop, Midi Controller and Mixer
Building a home recording studio can be stressful but it doesn’t need to be. There is an endless supply of gear for recording music and we’ve done our best to avoid confusing you. This guide will only be showing the bare essential home recording equipment that you need to start being creative.  Technology in the music production space has taken off in...
woman with podcasting equipment at desk
Getting the right podcast equipment is essential for starting a show. Viewers will instantly notice if things sound faint or unprofessional, and many of them will ditch out even before they give your content a chance. Fortunately, getting the right equipment isn’t difficult. Here is the required podcast equipment for beginners, as well as some useful extras. Best 3 Podcast...
best kalimbas
A Kalimba is a fantastic sounding instrument that is great for coming up with rhythms. We've reviewed the top 5 best kalimbas for beginners and advanced players
Epiphone SG Special - best beginner electric guitar 2020
When it comes to choosing your first electric guitar, you might have a variety of ideas and brands to look into and you want to ensure that you pick one of the best electric guitars out there. If you're a beginner who has just decided to set a foot in your musical journey, well, you've got a wide array...