‘Evolution Is Part of Tradition,' Says Makaya McCraven

Every day, we have so many options to make, and we're continuously improvising them, much like in jazz," explains Makaya McCraven, a drummer and composer. "Even when we try to order and sanitize the world so that we can function, we're improvising in various frameworks." It's all a way of expressing existence." McCraven, 38, is […]

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The New British Jazz Messengers

Nubya Garcia has had a fantastic year, with a performance at the Proms, a Mercury Prize nomination, and critical praise for her first album, Source. More significantly, the saxophonist is one of a number of young Black British jazz performers who are introducing new audiences to the genre and acting as role models for future […]

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‘John Wanted a Divorce,' McCartney Says of the Beatles Breakup

It's still the most studied breakup in rock history: the one that established the standard. Paul McCartney bore the brunt of the blame when the Beatles broke up more than 50 years ago, with Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr going their separate ways. McCartney, on the other hand, is finally putting […]

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Why Do Drummers Have Long Hair

This article will discuss why do drummers have long hair. I will try to make it as easy to understand as possible so don’t feel offended if you are ignorant about such things. You can always jump to the answer section if you don’t understand or skip to it if you do. Before we start […]

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Why Do Drummers Have Laptops

This article will discuss why do drummers have laptops in their bags. The subject matter of this post will be very broad, but I think it's worth talking about. It’s one of the few facets of music that hasn't been delved into in great detail, and I think that’s a shame. Drummers as individuals I […]

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How To Make Dark Ambient Music - A Guide

This article will discuss how to make dark ambient music. Some people wonder how to make their music sound “dark”. Maybe they don’t know how to get the sound of “dark ambient” or want to tone down the atmospheric impact so they can do it themselves. If that is the case, they will either search […]

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