What You Need to Know about Your Drum Kit Setup

What You Need to Know about Your Drum Kit Setup

Setting up a drum kit can be a fairly daunting task considering how many different pieces and parts need to go together to make it both playable and ergonomic. In addition, efficiency and time spent putting together the kit is just as important in any live gigging...
History of Jazz Part 1: Dawn of the American Sound

History of Jazz Part 1: Dawn of the American Sound

If you ask someone here in the states what America has given to the world, you might get some stereotypical answers like democracy or freedom,  “Murica Yeah!”. If you ask someone abroad what America has given to the world you might hear someone say that Jazz was a...
History of Metal Part 2: The Calm Before the Storm

History of Metal Part 2: The Calm Before the Storm

Quick summary of part 1, we had 3 bands leading the way, experimenting with the new sounds credited as starting “Heavy Metal”. They were Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, Deep Purple and they all started in 1968 – 1970. Lets jump ahead a few years. Fans of the 3...
History of Metal Part 2: The Calm Before the Storm

The History of Metal Part 1: The Unholy Trinity of Metal

So with any explanation of the start of any genre, you are going to have some fuzzy history. Music is a constantly evolving, constantly changing amalgamation of influences. We have the influencees, and influencers forever interacting with each other. “Heavy metal” as...
Kyle Brian