The Verve Intellectual Property Case: A Bittersweet Example

12. February 2019 Music 0
The Verve Intellectual Property Case: A Bittersweet Example
Intellectual property’s tentacles are long and strong. Maybe the largest battlefield in IP is the music industry. Composer, producers, interpreters and license owners might get unexpectedly involved in legal battles regarding the misuse or abuse of a song of their property. Sometimes it is just something as little as a sample of the song but ...

Classical Gas – An Enigma Of Modern Music

02. October 2018 Music 0
Classical Gas – An Enigma Of Modern Music
Classical Gas is one of the most requested and most familiar instrumental pieces of all time. In an episode of The Simpsons called “Last Exit to Springfield” Homer leads the workers of the nuclear power plant in a strike to recover their lost dental plan. While they picket the plant, Lisa plays a bleak worker’s ...

Beginning Acoustic Guitar

14. August 2018 Music 0
Beginning Acoustic Guitar
So you have decided the acoustic guitar is the instrument for you. What are the first steps to take to get your guitar playing off to a flying start? How about we cover the really basic stuff here, like what kind of music will I be playing? Am I aiming to be a professional guitarist? ...

Acoustic Guitar Lessons

02. July 2018 Music 0
Acoustic Guitar Lessons
These mini guitar lessons have been put together for the beginner acoustic guitar student who feels a need to play music but is a bit short on direction. Lesson One – What kind of guitar are you going to buy? If you have a rough idea of what kind of music you want to play, ...