10 Of My Favourite Things (in no particular order)

It's been way too long since I last posted on here.  I've been really busy recording new VIP lessons and more recently I've been spending every waking hour adding features to PolyNome I'm currently at the end of a month long US tour and I wanted to share with you the things that have made my life easier when setting up and playing.  It's little things like these that make touring more pleasurable.  Something as simple as a quick-lock hi-hat clutch saves a couple of minutes a day with packing Read more [...]

The Kelly Shu kick mic mounting system

If you usually mic the kick drum through a hole in the head with a short mic stand maybe you've experienced some of the same problems I have... - the singer kicks the stand and knocks it out of place - it's a shitty stand that keeps drooping - the mic suddenly swivels round in the middle of the gig - the vibrations from the stage get picked up by the mic - the venue doesn't have an appropriate stand Out of all the things that could go wrong in a gig, these were the most common problems. Read more [...]