Lee Roy Parnell Signature Gibson Les Paul

Lee Roy Parnell Signature Gibson Les Paul

Since new management took over in 2018 things have been cooking at Gibson. A recent collaboration with legendary country/blues artist ... Read More
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Gibson Guitars exhibition at NAMM 2019

Gibson Guitars made a strong come back at this year's NAMM show after skipping 2018. After a tumultuous year Gibson seems ... Read More
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Washburn Debuts 4N Signature Nuno Bettencourt Guitar at Winter NAMM 2019

ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA, January 25, 2019 — For the better part of three decades, guitar virtuoso Nuno Bettencourt and Washburn have ... Read More
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Sheeran by Lowden – Ed Sheeran and Lowden Guitars Collaboration

Globally-acclaimed singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran has surprised guests at a private event held Wednesday evening in Anaheim, California to announce the ... Read More
PASIC 2018 MuzoPlanet

PASIC 2018 – Scenes from the exhibitor floor

MuzoPlanet attended the Percussive Arts Society International Convention (PASIC 2018) in Indianapolis, USA. PASIC is one of the largest drum ... Read More

Interviews

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On the mic with Michael Schack

It is safe to say that Michael Schack has brought the use of edrums to a whole new level, and ... Read More
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On the mic with Nic Rush

Nic Rush is a guitar player's guitarist. You do not become a brand ambassador (and endorsee) for Line 6, Yamaha ... Read More
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Hit like a girl

Hit like a girl is an annual global drumming contest for female percussionists. It was conceived by David Levine of ... Read More
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Melpro Studio

Mick Evans and Rebeka Rain with a new member to the team, Stefan Wyeth from Cape Town, form the production ... Read More
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On the mic with Aaron Spears

We met up with Aaron Spears at PASIC 2018 to discuss his life as drummer for some of the most ... Read More

Opinions

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The new EU Copyright Directive wants musicians to be paid better

The new EU Copyright Directive proves that technology moves too fast for laws to keep up. The internet alone, in ... Read More
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The Loverboy Solo

The Billy Ocean Loverboy solo. Before your thoughts get carried away in an unsavory direction, I am referring to the ... Read More
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Trashing Purple Haze

I have been the founding member and musical director for a Cat Stevens tribute show for the past 12 years ... Read More
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Duration of copyright

It was my birthday last week, which reminded me of the debacle surrounding the happy birthday song and the duration ... Read More
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Copyright infringement – what to do?

In terms of copyright infringement I am often asked “what must I do if someone else is using my song?” ... Read More