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Taylor Guitars factory tour

After our attendance of NAMM 2019 earlier this year we decided to visited the Taylor Guitars factory in Al Cajon ... 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
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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
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Aaron Spears – Drum Clinic in South Africa

CLICK HERE to book a seat! Considered by many to be one of the most passionate yet humble musicians of ... Read More
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Sabian’s Custom Shop comes to South Africa

Drummers are always looking for that next sound that drives new music. That next sound that defines their voice as ... Read More
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Gear check: Jeandré Schultz

Jeandré Schultz is a guitar player’s player. At almost 26 years of age (at the time of publishing) he came ... Read More



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
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On the mic with Kyle Petersen (part 2): Berklee

During our chat with Kyle Petersen (read all about it HERE) we asked Kyle to elaborate on his experience at ... Read More
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On the mic with Kyle Petersen (part 1): Roland ambassador

Kyle Petersen sports a very impressive CV. Apart from working with Danny K, Toya Delazy, Blackbyrd, Elvis Blue, Zahara, Yvonne ... Read More
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On the mic with Amy Jones

Amy Jones is one of those artists that paid her dues. She has been honing her singing and song-writing craft ... 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
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Copyright for cover songs

Copyright for cover songs – how to legally perform and record them live Almost every artist will at some stage ... Read More
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What you don’t need for a valid contract

A key figure in the music industry approached me on ideas for an upcoming talk she was doing. She told ... Read More

Implications of the new cannabis laws for the music industry

There is no doubt that most of you have heard about the Constitutional Court’s unanimous decision to decriminalize the smoking ... Read More
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Copyright Reversion Clause

I’m going to get straight to the point. This Copyright Reversion clause is arguably one of the more important clauses ... Read More
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Stratocaster mods – Lessons learned

A few years ago I bought a brand new Mexican Fender Stratocaster for a very good price. To be precise, ... Read More