Fall Sale At Musician’s Friend

Looking for some new song books or instruments? Well, now is the time to get shopping over at Musician’s Friend for their Fall Sale. Right now you’ll be able to save up to 60% off items until September 28. Get what you need and put in the coupon code FALLSALE at checkout so you can start saving today!… Read More »

Cheap Concert Tickets at TickCo.com

Are you looking for tickets to your favorite band coming to town? How about some tickets for the game that’s happening next week? We all have events we want to be at, but let’s face it, sometimes live performances are just to expensive to go to. Well, you don’t have to miss any concerts or shows anymore when you shop at TickCo.com, where you’ll find the tickets you want for much less than what you’re used to paying for.

Since TickCo.com has a close connection to holders and contacts in the ticker business, they are able to constantly have … Read More »

Find Inexpensive Used Gear At Musician’s Friend

Music is a huge part of so many peoples lives, however, some make it more of profession, while others just prefer to listen to it. For those who are musical professionals (or want to be), they need a place where they can find some inexpensive musical gear to keep up with their tune-worthy lifestyle. Musicians’s Friend offers tons of amazing deals on everything from guitars to keyboards, and the best thing is they offer a huge selection of used instruments and products for much less.

When you click over to Musician’s Friend, you’ll find tons of amazing products, but if … Read More »

Scope the Stunning Selection of Musical Instruments at Musician’s Friend

Scope the Stunning Selection of Musical Instruments at Musician's Friend

Scope the Stunning Selection of Musical Instruments at Musician's Friend

If you've ever played an instrument or bought one for a child, then you know that musical instrument coupon codes are very, very good things. I come from an extraordinarily musical family: my mom has an extraordinarily beautiful voice, my father is a self taught drummer who plays by ear with a genius I've never before witnessed and an ear so perfect it astounds me, and I was a quintessential band geek and jazz baby who played the trombone in concert band, marching band, and jazz band, and picked up … Read More »

Head to the iTunes Store for Music, Movies, and TV

iTunes Store

Head to the iTunes Store for Music, Movies, and TV

Apple has practically taken over the world. I tried to resist it for as long as I could, but then I got an iPod … and coveted the iPhone … and started coming up with schemes that involved stealing my partner's iPad for longer and longer periods of time. I'm officially hooked and, as such, spend a lot of time at the iTunes store. Not only can you benefit from getting your favorite music, movies, and TV shows from iTunes, but at this time of year, they make great gift … Read More »

The Musician’s Choice For Guitars

 

Guitar DealsIf you are in a band or happen to play solo I highly encourage you to check out Guitarcenter.com. Why? Quite simply, guitarcenter.com is a massive web site loaded with deals and clearance items for music aficionados of all levels.

If you suffer from information overload I can feel you pain. Unless you know exactly what kind of guitar, keyboard or drum set you are looking for it may be worth your while to set aside a good half hour so you can browse at your own speed.

Let’s switch chords for a moment. Say you already have a … Read More »

Borders Houses Books But That’s Not All…Other Fun Items To Find At The Bookstore

Borders

While Borders is known for its wide selection of books and now more recently its eBooks, this large bookstore has much more to offer. Whether you are a bookworm who enjoys sipping on a coffee and browsing through the isles, or you are someone who is into music or crafts, Borders has it all for everyone.

If you are into art and find yourself shopping in Borders, why not head over to the arts and crafts section. You will be able to find items that are suitable for the professionals and the ones who are just starting out. There are … Read More »

Dancing Takes Over Video Games

The introduction of motion-sensor gaming is really changing things in the modern household.  For starters, we don’t have to hit the gym anymore to get our exercise.  Games that get us up off the couch and active – from Jillian Michael’s Fitness Ultimatum to the Wii Fit – are helping us trim our waistlines.  Structured, active play can get you jogging or dancing to earn points and burn calories all at the same time.  Plus, it’s fun, which is enough to keep some gamers motivated.

Personally, I love the dancing games I have for my Nintendo Wii.  It’s fun to … Read More »

Ten Weird Instruments that Changed Music

Forget your '80s era synthesizer. If you're looking for a unique sound, the kind that make David Bowie look like a novice, search no more!  Some of the strangest, most distinct sounds in music come from these 10 weirdos, all for your listening enjoyment.

#1 – The Theremin

You don’t even have to TOUCH this one to play it.  Just plug in this seminal electronic instrument, and move your hands around nearby.  Invented by Leon Theremin in 1920, it’s like an early, musical motion detector.  Its sound is whiny, but very “futuristic.” Eerie, too, when played well.  The movie soundtrack … Read More »

Make Your Own Free Ringtones For Your iPhone

Here is a great way to make free custom ringtones for your Apple iPhone. You will need access to your iTunes account from your computer as well as your iPhone and sync cable.

  1. Open your iTunes and find a song  you want to turn into a ringtone. Make sure this is a song that you own and have the rights to. (non-DRM)
  2. Determine the portion of the song you would like to use for your ringtone. Note the start and stop time of the portion of the song.
  3. Right-click the song and click “Get Info.”
  4. Click the “Options” tab
  5. Read More »

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