After many years of schlepping around a blisteringly loud Fender M-80 half-stack, I’ve decided to downsize my amplification to something a bit more portable and less overpowering. My new amplifier is actually my first amp. It was given to me by my high school music teacher while he was de-cluttering his office – it hadn’t …
Unfortunately, the February 2014 deadline for the FAA to update their regulations to allow musicians to carry instruments on board flights has come and gone.
Great news for traveling musicians – the FAA is drafting new regulations to allow musicians to carry instruments on board, rather than entrusting them to baggage handlers.
This kit’s inspiration is a mashup of two of my most studied influences. Drum kit buffs will enjoy figuring that one out. The real issue with marrying these two kits is in the details. Fit to my frame and reach, Catalina is a joy to play. Infographic: