Hammond Organ: What any musician can learn from the ultimate ‘less is more’ instrument

The Hammond Organ is a mysterious beast. It must've seemed like space-age technology when it emerged in the 1930s, and even now the instrument retains something of the Dr Who about it. For a period in the 1960s there was hardly a chart hit that didn't feature a Hammond organ, with organists like Booker T [...]

By | 2017-10-19T11:14:10+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Cory Wong: The unusual journey of the guitarist everyone’s talking about

If you're heard of Minnesotan guitarist Cory Wong at all, it's probably in association with retro-funk outfit Vulfpeck. The young guitarist's funky rhythm guitar chops can be heard on their latest album The Beautiful Game, including on a track named after Wong himself. With his fresh-faced look, it's easy to assume that Wong dropped fully formed [...]

By | 2017-10-19T10:41:35+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments