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What are the Best Studio Headphones?

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After writing about the best DJ headphones last month, I received several questions about which headphones would be best for studio work. After a long day of being the World’s most annoying customer at the local JB Hifi shop and several hours of research, I’ve come to some conclusions as to what I think are the best studio headphones. Of course, there isn’t a single ‘best pair of headphones’ as like many things, it all comes down to personal preference, but here are some of my picks that I felt really stood out. First of all, there are a few…

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What are the Best Wireless Guitar Systems?

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Tired of tripping over cables and being limited to the confined area of the stage? Sounds like it’s time to get kitted out with a wireless guitar system and rid the hassle of having to mess around with guitar cables! First things first, if you’re looking to buy a new wireless guitar system, you’re going to want to pay at least £250 for a high quality system. While there are plenty of options on Amazon for less than £100, it’s likely that you’ll wish you had spent a little bit more if you do decide to go with one of…

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What are the Best Cheap USB Microphones for Home Recording?

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When I used to mange a record label I always recommended that the artists I managed bought a cheap USB microphone kit to record vocals over sample beats from wherever they were in the world. Thanks to advances in recording technology, many of these microphones ranging from £35 – £150 actually sound great with a little bit of editing. In this post I just wanted to share with you my recommendations on which USB microphones are the most cost effective and best sounding within a limited budget. Blue Microphones Yeti USB Microphone – £72.00 Number 1 on my list is…

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What are the best DJ Headphones?

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A few weeks ago I decided to set out on a challenge to find the best DJ headphones I could find. After days of reading every review imaginable, scouring music stores, conducting interviews with various DJs a few winners became clear. Below are the best DJ headphones categorised by the most affordable, the best high-end headphone, and the best mid-range pair of DJ headphones. The Best High-End DJ Headphones Are The… Pioneer HDJ 2000’s / Pioneer HDJ1000’s Pioneer have long been the leaders in audio visual equipment, especially in the DJ market. Their headphones are no exception being second to…

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The Ultimate List of Gift Ideas for Musicians

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Christmas is just around the corner, so I thought i’d create the ultimate list of gift ideas for musicians to help you find the perfect present for your musical boyfriends / girlfriends, friends or family, just in case you were struggling to come up with ideas. General Gift Ideas for Musicians DVDs about musicians As a musician, nothing fuels my motivation to kick ass more than watching an awesome live DVD by my favourite band, or a film about the lives of musicians. I wrote a post several years ago outlining some of the best films about musicians (which are…

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Everything You Need to Know About Drum Keys

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For those of you who don’t know, my music career started out as a drummer playing for a local metal band. In todays post I decided to focus on the very specific topic of drumkeys, lord knows how many I managed to lose and acquire so I wanted to share tips on not only buying the best ones, but also keeping them safe and using them effectively. For those of you who just want to know which drum key to buy, I recommend this one if you just want the cheapest option on the market, this one if you want…

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What is the Best Guitar Tuner?

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Having a reliable guitar tuner is a necessity for guitarists, as even the slightest bit of intonation can have major impacts on how the song you’re playing sounds. Fortunately, there are a large variety of great electronic guitar tuners out there (and lots of not-so-good ones too). Here are our pick of the best guitar tuners out there for guitarists with different requirements. Amazon.co.uk Widgets Korg GT 4 (The Best all rounder) This guitar tuner is a brilliant all rounder, and was my personal choice for several years. The tuner has great battery life, brilliant accuracy, it’s built like a…

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