Derek Sharp of TreeHouse Drums is a man interested in roots and what they produce. We caught up with Derek to discuss his process, his interests, and how a Whoopi Goldberg film inadvertently acted as the inspiration for one of the most ornate snares we’ve ever seen.
Annie Clark, better known by her stage name St. Vincent, is making dreams come true by working with Ernie Ball Music Man to release her own signature axe.
Where the pedal world was once dominated by just a few key players, there are now thousands of innovative and independent pedal builders out there designing new effects and pushing the envelop of tonal flavor. Take this quiz to find out which boutique pedal brand suits your style and sound best.
This week, Dr. Z announced a collaboration with Ohio neighbor Jamie Stillman of Earthquaker Devices dubbed the Z-Drive. This pedal packs two drive channels with a global EQ, and will surely be a potent match for the Ghias and Maz 18s of the world.
We recently had the chance to try out the Shure GLX-D Wireless System and captured some of the lessons we learned in the video above. If you've been thinking of taking the plunge into wireless territory and leaving the rat's nest of cables behind, there's really never been a better time.
We had the chance to speak with Andy Fuchs of Fuchs Audio Technology about his inspiring journey, and the ingredients that prove Fuchs’ technology is more than just another flash in the pan.
Today, we're taking a minute to share three quick demos of options you should consider if adding a new reverb pedal to your board.
Ever wonder how the Foo Fighters get their distinctive sound? Wonder no more and take a tour with us as we explore some of the gear most integral to the Foo Fighters’ evolution.
Learn to play "Congregation," from Foo Fighters' 2014 release Sonic Highways. Indicative of the playing and songwriting style of Dave Grohl, it's deceptively accessible, with simple chords, fantastic rhythms, catchy riffs and a highly playable solo.