Home Recording Studio for Beginners: A Guide

While all serious crafts require some investment in gear and space, any musician knows that the first steps of creating a home recording studio for beginners can seem particularly daunting. But setting…

Amplifier Buyer’s Guide

An Ample Guide to Amplifiers  Welcome to Electric Avenue If you’re reading this guide, then it’s a safe bet you’ve purchased (or are considering) your first electric instrument. Either that or you’re…

Buying Guide: How to Buy Studio Monitors

Choosing the right studio monitor is an important milestone for every budding artist. If you are ready to really bring your talents to life, set aside your headphone and laptop set up…

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