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  • Top Transcriber Pens Book on Warm-Up Exercises

    Top Transcriber Pens Book on Warm-Up Exercises

    Prolific bass and guitar transcriptionist Steve Gorenberg (he’s written transcriptions of work by Iron Maiden, Boston, The Rolling Stones, Queen and more) also uses his talents for a different kind of instruction — warm-up exercises. His book, Warm-Up Exercises for Bass Guitar, provides players with a slew of stretches, coordination exercises, pentatonic scales, major and... »

  • Bassist Co-authors Book on Recording with iPads and iPhones

    Bassist Co-authors Book on Recording with iPads and iPhones

    The co-author of , Ryan C. Williams, is back with another book for musicians. This time out, he has co-authored a book in the “For Dummies” series — iPad and iPhone for Musicians for Dummies. Written by Williams and Mike Levine, U.S. editor for Audiofanzine, the book covers a wide range of topics, including invaluable... »

  • Learn More About Electronics and Sound In New Music Pro Guide

    Learn More About Electronics and Sound In New Music Pro Guide

    So, you’re not a math person. And you really don’t feel like technical electronics tasks are really your thing. However, you need to know some concepts about sound and recording. was written with someone like you in mind. The book, publishing as of Hal Leonard Corp.’s Music Pro Guides series, teaches you how to test... »

  • Disturbed Bassist John Moyer Releases “Modern Metal Bass” Instructional DVD

    Disturbed Bassist John Moyer Releases “Modern Metal Bass” Instructional DVD

    Bassist John Moyer has teamed up with Hal Leonard and Rock House to release Modern Metal Bass, a 2-DVD instructional set for constructing bass lines. Moyer, the bassist for the multi-platinum selling band Disturbed, shares the techniques he employs with the band, including using a pick to attack the strings and create a more aggressive... »

  • Billy Sheehan’s new instructional video: IMHO (In My Humble Opinion)

    Billy Sheehan has released IMHO (In My Humble Opinion), a new DVD through Alfred Music Publishing. The DVD features Billy in his home studio, sharing answers to his most frequently asked questions from fans. Topics include practicing, playing by ear, working with a drummer, and staying in shape. Billy teaches many of his signature bass... »