Archive for June 1, 2017

Electric Guitars – Revolutionizing the Music World

Plugged in music? Want to play a trendy, smart instrument? Are you in search of a perfect sound? Then electric guitar is just the thing for you. During the era of big band, an instrument was necessary who can compete with the large volume instruments used in the jazz concerts of 30s and 40s.And that…

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2007 Concerts In Review: Money, Music, Madness

It’s been another tumultuous year in the music industry, a business that’s seeing significant challenges to virtually every aspect of its business model, and that needs the pressure of such change as much as a polar bear needs a heat lamp. With peer-to-peer downloading of music that seems unstoppable no matter how many companies get…

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Is an Instrumental Acoustic Guitar Right for You?

The popularity of acoustic guitars over electric is largely due to the mystique and romance associated with them. The soft strumming of an instrumental acoustic guitar can cause people to stop what they are doing and just listen to the beautiful music. But, the instrumental acoustic guitar is not just for mellow music. For instance,…

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The Voices of Memphis Soul Music

Memphis soul music was shaped by many talented voices that are still famous in the music business today. People like W.C. Handy, Frank Stokes, Willie Nix, Furry Lewis, Sleepy John Estes, Junior Parker, Ida Cox, Memphis Minnie, Rosco Gordon, Howlin Wolf, Robert Wilkins, Big Mama Thornton and Bobby Sowell all worked together to create, shape…

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