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Sennheiser Unveils New Evolution Wireless G4

Sennheiser has launched evolution G4, the fourth generation of its most popular product family. Major upgrades to the G4 line-up are user-inspired …

Brewing a perfect cup of coffee requires the right water — and pure H2O is the worst kind

Making a truly great cup of coffee requires great beans, an expert roaster, the right grind, and proper technique.<p>But an often-overlooked element of brewing coffee at home is what constitutes perhaps 99% of the delicious drink's weight: Water.<p>To craft the tastiest cup o' joe, you shouldn't buy jugs …

Coffee

The 10 Best Guitar Amps for Beginners

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: This post has been updated with new picks for 2018. Prices and links have also been updated.</i><p>Congratulations on buying …

Guitar

Sennheiser Trade-In Offer – Beware Of Frequency Change Of Your Wireless Kit

<b>A Sennheiser trade-in offer is available for old wireless microphone systems using the 700MHz band before European regulators change use to mobile</b> …

Telecoms

Five Things Every Audio Pro Should Know How to Do

This Classic Party Mix Has a Thanksgiving Twist

Thanksgiving Chex Mix<p>Serves 10 to 12; makes 10 cups<p>4 cups Corn Chex cereal (4 1/2 ounces) <br>4 cups Rice Chex cereal (3 3/4 ounces) <br>2 cups Wheat Chex …

Slow Cookers

Saint Laurent Muse Anja Rubik Strips Down for Legendary Photographer Nobuyoshi Araki

Known for confrontational, often very explicit bondage-themed images, Japanese photographer Nobuyoshi Araki has long been a favorite of Saint Laurent designer Anthony Vaccarello. While Araki’s fetishistic photography has often been described as shocking, its larger purpose is to expose the …

Easy 15-Minute Honey Lime Chicken

You'll never want to eat anything else for dinner ever again.<p>November 06, 2017<p>We all know the common complaints about cooking and eating healthy in …

Mark Tremonti Takes You Backstage for Alter Bridge's Triumphant O2 Arena Show

“Up to that point, it was the biggest headlining show we’d ever done,” Mark Tremonti says about Alter Bridge’s performance at London’s O2 Arena on …

Mod Garage: Build a Pickup Phase Tester, Part 2

When installing replacement pickups from different manufacturers, it’s a crap shoot whether they’ll be in phase with each other. This fun DIY project …

Do you listen to music in stereo?

We have an ear on each side of our head for a reason, so we can hear sounds from 360 degrees all around us. With two eyes we can only see what's in front of us -- we have to turn to look in other directions -- but without turning, our two ears can easily locate birds high up in the trees, a car …

How to Memorize the F-Stop Scale With Simple Math

Off the top of your head, do you know how much more light f/2.8 lets in compared to f/5.6? Do you know the f-stop number that comes after 11? This …

Mixing Low End: 8 Essential Tips for Better Kick and Bass

by <b>Rob Mayzes</b><p>Getting the low end right isn’t easy.<p><b>Your speakers, your room and your headphones are tricking you.</b><p>But when you DO get the low end right…</i> …

The 100 Best Burgers in America, Ranked by Our National Burger Critic

<i>We sent our National Burger Critic Kevin Alexander on a year-long Burger Quest, which took him to 30 cities and saw him consuming 330 burgers. Read</i> …

Burgers

The New Fender Strat Still Reigns Supreme

With a suite of subtle design improvements, playing a Fender Stratocaster has never felt better.<p>The Fender Stratocaster is ubiquitous in the rock guitar world for a reason. The Strat has been an American icon since the 1950s, and it's the instrument of choice for countless rock n' roll pioneers and …

Dream Theater's James LaBrie: my top 5 vocal heroes

Embracing the challenge<p>But on Dream Theater’s 2016 album The Astonishing he really ramped up the challenge. The ambitious concept record featured …

Music

Ohio inmates used salvaged computers to commit credit card fraud from jail

It’s never nice to be without the Internet. When I take a flight and there’s no Wi-Fi, I might grumble. The same is also true when my ISP shits the bed, and I’ve got to wait a few hours for them to send a technician out.<p>Which is why I’ve got a grudging appreciation for the inmate of Marion …

How to Memorize Scales and Unlock the Fretboard

Here's is an unorthodox method of memorizing scales using the common three-note-per-string shapes we often employ during runs.<p>Let’s say that you …

How to Make the Best Meatloaf Recipe Ever

Drunk-on-cinnamon Cinnamon Rolls, silky Key Lime Pie—those recipes are the little black dresses of your recipe box. But a good meatloaf recipe is the …

Finally! A Monitor that Displays Colors Correctly!

My colleagues at Photofocus have heard me and seen me say some very choice words during a time, not so long ago, when I had a monitor that wouldn’t …

10 ways to improve your acoustic guitar sound using EQ

<b>Getting a good acoustic guitar tone isn't as simple as just plugging in and turning up; it requires a careful understanding of how EQ frequencies</b> …

Cheat Sheet: Masters of Photography

We’ve all heard name-droppers at photo exhibitions, galleries, and other places.<p>I’m going to give you a cheat-sheet of all the masters of photography …

Musical Timing, Tempo and Rhythm

iming is an important part of singing. Learning to count the beats, using musical notation and sight reading are all part of the process and will …

Gig Bag Essentials for the Working Guitarist

Broke a string but no string winder? Lost your pick and don’t have a spare? Unless you have a guitar tech with you it’s worth taking the time to …

Filmmaking Hack: Create a Handheld Camera Rig for Less than $5

Like indie filmmaking? This might just be the cheapest DIY rig in the world.

Eddie Van Halen Donates 75 Personal Guitars to Schools' Music Programs

37<p>SHARES<p>Earlier this week, Eddie Van Halen visited CNN to discuss the importance of music education in schools.<p>Joining him was Felice Mancini, CEO of …

An Introduction To In-ear Monitoring

In-ear monitoring is becoming a practical option for musicians and engineers at all levels. Is it time you made the switch?<p>In-ear monitors (IEMs) …

Music Production

Ernie Ball Offers CradleTune, a Workbench in Your Gigbag

Ernie Ball has introduced offers CradleTune, a powerful tool for guitarists.<p>CradleTune utilizes a tuner and tripod to provide an integrated, portable …

Spraying A Finish

Basic Guitar Finishing With Spray-Can Lacquer<p>So you've worked hard constructing your instrument. It's the epitome of perfection. The beautiful grain …

Are We All Tuning Our Guitars Wrong?

We’ve all suffered the frustrations of getting our guitars to play in tune along the length of the neck.<p>Sometimes it seems that even a guitar that is …

Guitar