Must Have Phone Apps For Musicians

Must Have Phone Apps For Musicians

The cell phone has become an undoubtedly powerful tool for musicians of every type. It can bring a cabinet full of music, a desktop computer’s worth of ideas and record at a professional level with no deviation. It’s become such a great tool that app makers have made it big business creating thousands of apps that promise to make you a better musician. We’ve gone through the rigors and tested our knowledge bank to come up with apps that are must own for every level of musician.

The Worst Guitar Innovations of All Time

The Worst Guitar Innovations of All Time

Technology has advanced nearly every facet of our lives. That doesn't always mean that the advancement was necessary or even beneficial though. Take a look at some of the industry's biggest misses when it comes to innovating an instrument that is seemingly resilient and even phobic to change.

Tonewoods & The Eco-Friendly Future of Instruments

Tonewoods & The Eco-Friendly Future of Instruments

Exotic woods harvested from tropical forests are disappearing at an alarming rate despite massive amounts of regulation. So much that some woods have already been banned from use as they face near extinction. What does this mean for the future of instruments that rely on woods like mahogany, ebony, and rosewood? What will future instruments look like and be made from and are we looking through the rear view mirror at tonal bliss?

The Best Gifts For Musicians $25 and Under

The Best Gifts For Musicians $25 and Under

The holidays are once again upon on us and you may be beginning to think about what to buy that special someone, friend or co-worker that is a musician. From guitar picks to instrument strings, players often have an un-bending preference that can be tough to work around.

That’s why Arizona Music Pro’s staff put their expert knowledge to work and compiled a list of the 10 best gifts for the musician in your life.

Staff Pick

 Staff Pick

“The Novation Bass Station II was the obvious choice for my “Staff Pick”. A real Analogue Monophonic Synthesizer with Aftertouch for less than $500 is a great value! With modern features such as 128 Location Patch Memory, MIDI over USB, USB Bus Power, MIDI Clock Sync, Multimode Filters, and Overdrive/Distortion/Osc Filter Mod all available at the same, the BS2 will growl and shake the neighbor’s windows.