Our Favorite One-Hit Wonders from the ‘90s

If you think about it, the ‘90s were the Golden Age of One-Hit Wonders, although we’re pretty sure you can say that about every decade other than the one you’re currently living…

New Musician Must-Haves: Cello

The cello is part of the violin family and is also known as the violoncello. The first cello was noted in the middle of the 16th century. Commonly, it is made of…

Does Your Instrument Case Need an Upgrade?
Does Your Instrument Case Need an Upgrade?

As a primary means of protecting your instrument, cases perform an essential function. However, instrument cases need to be in good shape in order to provide your instrument with the full protection…

The Best Ways to Accessorize Your Gig Bag

Your gig bag is as essential to your music as the instrument itself. It holds the essentials and a ton of memories.  A proper bag withstands the scuffing and cramming into the…

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