A new episode of the LTGuitarist Podcast, talking about ways we can maintain a reasonable income stream regardless of outside situations, global or local. Y'know, like the Coronavirus... Listen on... SpotifyGoogle PodcastsBreakerAnchorOvercastThere's probablya few I've missed, so feel free to search on any app you're using. Let me know if I'm not there, I can … Continue reading Income Diversity for Musicians
Here's something to distract all you guitarists during this weird lockdown. Every Monday I'm going to post a new weekly challenge for you to beat - it goes out to YouTube, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and TikTok. You can't escape it. https://youtu.be/6cVsTj1OcrY Who knows, this could go on for some time...
Today is the first day in several years where I've not deliberately uploaded a video to YouTube...
Did you know you can bow a crisp? Nope, me neither.
https://youtu.be/HGg7NkEMbjc Review of Boss' new digital delay pedal, the DD-200. Includes demos of some of it's sounds and a guide to the pedal's functions. More info from the Boss website:https://www.boss.info/global/products/dd-200/ Affiliate links:- Reverb.com: https://reverb.com/uk/refer-a-friend/liam-t-26- Amazon: https://amzn.to/2SQc0Wt Instruments used:Cort M600t & KX508MS through Line 6 HD POD Pro;Korg Monologue.
https://youtu.be/Y44ieu62_Kg Where is the best place to put your delay pedal to get the cleanest, best-possible-sounding delay sounds? The signal chain for guitar effects isn't always straightforward, especially if you want super clear delay sounds.
https://youtu.be/pLLYUJOffw0 This week's video is me showing off my guitars in roughly the order I got them and silently wondering: do I have too many guitars? I'm also talking about each guitar's origin story, mods, seeing if they work, playing a bit, generally enjoying my own company. Some of the dates I mention don't match … Continue reading Do I Have Too Many Guitars?
https://youtu.be/hKwKDxYGVW4 You can take hours off your composition timeline with presets and templates without compromising on originality - here's how. Features a BONUS TIP regarding mastering.
https://youtu.be/Ckv3siqzvYA Talking about why composers may want to prioritise speed over quality and offering some ideas for musicians wanting to try out speed composing. This is the first of several videos on faster music composition - future videos will look at specific techniques and ideas in detail.