In this 15-part series, Vic Firth and Daniel Glass will be looking at 100 years of drumming evolution. Learn about the key events and advancements that shaped the drumset we know and love today!
Paul Reed Smith — guitar-maker, musician, songwriter and the Founder and Managing General Partner of Paul Reed Smith Guitars, was born in Bethesda, Maryland. He made his first playable guitar for extra credit at St. Mary’s College. In 1985, he opened Paul Reed Smith Guitars. Today the company is the third largest electric guitar manufacturer[…]
Watch the full film featuring Brian Eno, Giorgio Moroder, Erykah Badu and more. In celebration of its 15th anniversary, Red Bull Music Academy has teamed up with award-winning director Ralf Schmerberg to create a full-length feature film. What Difference Does It Make? A Film About Making Music includes Brian Eno, Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry, Giorgio Moroder,[…]
Dave Grohl explores John Bonham’s extraordinary life, his legendary playing with Led Zeppelin, and his tragic, untimely death.
The Bermuda Tapes is an immersive album app that tells the story of John Lennon’s journey to Bermuda in the summer of 1980. Avid Lennon fans will be treated to rarely heard demo music, while all fans will experience innovative storytelling of a pivotal moment in John Lennon’s life.
Join Brian Thompson, Michael Brandvold & co-host Greg Kihn for a discussion on the role that self-confidence plays in an artist’s success, on stage and off. Where does it come from? How is it developed? What’s at risk if it’s compromised? Press play and join us in the discussion. Enjoy the show. Download The Rock[…]
Moby talks about his collection of vintage drum machines and synths.
This is a video excerpt from Hannah Ford’s “Peace, Love & Drums” clinic, recorded on October 17, 2011 at Rocketown in Nashville, TN.
Bandcamp is introducing social network elements based on the activities that already occur on the site. Fan accounts are currently in private beta, but will open to everyone soon. Check out a fan account to learn more. Fans will get a beautiful, customizable page where they can show off their music collection and share their[…]
Isolated vocal track of Eminem’s “Lose Yourself”