SPONSOR

Gear Reviews

SPONSOR

OWC Thunderbolt 3 Dock Review

With just one cable from the OWC Thunderbolt 3 Dock to my Macbook Pro, I’m able to rig up my entire recording system, work efficiently and create music without technology getting in the way.

LP Bluetooth Mix Cajon

Adding a Cajon to your performance or recording can give songwriters a simple way to add percussive sounds when their songs call for it. It’s different than a drum set, a lot less complicated than congas, and can add...

Steinberg UR-RT2 Digital Interface

Today’s compact, quality digital interfaces are affordable and easy to configure, so there is no excuse for songwriters not to record their material like professionals. Steinberg UR-RT2 is a professional, two-channel desktop audio interface that combines 24-bit/192kHz recording quality...

IK Multimedia Total Studio 2 MAX review

The IK Multimedia Total Studio 2 MAX just could be your golden ticket to creating your next hit song. This all-inclusive package (available via USB or download) is a full suite of powerful tools for composing, recording, mixing and...

Review: PreSonus Studio 2|6 Audio Interface

If you are a songwriter using a personal computer and DAW software to capture your work, you owe it to yourself to be sure you have the best audio interface that you can afford. PreSonus, a well-respected designer of...

Review: Spire Studio Portable Recorder

Songwriters have to find ways to keep track of their musical ideas and try out lyrics and melodies because you never know when great ideas are going to strike you. Recording to your cell phone works in a pinch...

Mackie Freeplay LIVE Personal PA Review

Mackie’s new Freeplay series will turn a lot of heads, for its looks, size and sound. Completely redesigned from its previous version, the Freeplay family is divided into three separate units (Go, Home and LIVE),  each serving a slightly...

Alvarez AGW77ce‑AR Electric/Acoustic Guitar Review

With its beveled armrest and cutaway design, the AGW77ce-AR is a thoughtfully designed guitar with a big sound that songwriters and stage performers will like--at a very affordable price. As part of the Alvarez Artist Series, this model features...
SPONSOR

Latest News

Musicians Who Served in the Military

No matter if it is Veterans Day -- which it is -- or any other, it is...

Billy Joel Announces Live Sirius XM Concert for December

SiriusXM announced that legendary musician Billy Joel will sit down for a special SiriusXM event at the Faena Theater in Miami Beach, on Thursday, December 5....

Frank Black, Iggy Pop Celebrate Mose Allison with “Numbers on Paper”

Today, on Mose Allison's birthday, Fat Possum Records releases two newly-recorded Allison tracks from IF YOU’RE GOING TO  THE CITY:  A Tribute To Mose Allison, out November 29. 
SPONSOR