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At the exhibition | Photo: Archive of Red Bird Instruments
Dreamstruments #20: Red Bird Instruments
Alva Noto & Ensemble Modern live at Veletržní palác, November 2023 | Photo: Petra Hajská, Prague Sounds
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When women no longer have to fight prejudice, endlessly defend their competence and endure a stream of more or less astonished or questioning comments, there will be many more female guitarists, brass players, conductors, composers and sound engineers. | Photo: Unsplash
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Unforgettable one-liners and legendary scenes that perfectly captured all the clichés of rock music. | Photo: The Kobal Collection
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Rural transport in Colombia. | Photo: Matěj Ptaszek
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Tool performing at Welcome to Rockville 2023. | Photo: Wikimedia (CC BY 4.0)
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Sleaford Mods' Jason Williamson | Photo: Kateřina Fialová | Fource Entertainment
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NEW GEAR 44/23: Iridium Core Synth, EBS Bass Combo Amp, 3x PRS SE 2024 and Eventide Pedal
Alvin Youngblood Hart is one of the Taj Mahal's protégés. | Photo: Zach Powell
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Today the image of them is quintessential to the era of '70s and '80s disco. | Photo: Vanessa Frehley (CC BY-NC 2.0 DEED)
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Instruments from Jens Ritter Instruments at the Montreaux exhibition (2019). | Photo: Jens Ritter Instruments Facebook
Dreamstruments #19: Jens Ritter Instruments
NEW GEAR 43/23: Montage M Synths, Alesis Kit, Ampeg Venture and Wylde Audio MXR Pedals
If music is only defined as vibrations passing through space, how is it possible that it has magical powers? Why is it that music can engage every part of the brain? And could we survive in a world without music? | Photo: Mohammad Metri (Unsplash)
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The Handbook for Electro Acoustic Guitarists, Chapter 8: Effects
NEW GEAR 42/23: EHX NYC DSP Effects, Friedman Preamp, PRS Lefties and Natal Drums
The human factor still has the greatest influence. I know many colleagues who use mediocre equipment for recording and their results often excel those with the most expensive and best equipped studios. | Photo: Unsplash
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Nine Inch Nails live in Munich, Germany on March 28, 2007 | Photo: Luca de Santis via Wikimedia (CC BY 2.0)
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NEW GEAR 41/23: HeadRush Modeler, Fuchs Amps, Roland Synth and Gibson Supreme
Should I tell stories about the lyrics, be funny, encourage action, or just play and let the music do the talking? Communication with the audience is a delicate thing. Berlin Manson has nailed it. | Photo: Aleš Kuča
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