The Keytar – Keyboard Instruments

A Keytar is a synthesizer instrument that is worn like a guitar. Traditional keyboards sit on stationary stands or as part of heavy, floor-mounted systems. In comparison, Keytars allow players to move freely on stage. Manufacturers refer to this kind of keyboard as a...
Tips to Learn Chord Progressions

Tips to Learn Chord Progressions

After learning the parts of the guitar, the name of each string, and your first few notes and melodies, the next thing beginners usually learn is their first couple of chords. That is, at least how I first learned to play guitar. If this sounds like you, we are here...
Huge Guitar Sound Using a Doubling Effect

Huge Guitar Sound Using a Doubling Effect

Double-tracking, or just doubling, is a technique in which a second identical take of a performance is recorded on top of the first. The purpose is usually to produce a stronger or bigger sound than can be obtained with a single take. It’s a form of overdubbing....
5 Essential Tips for Mixing Guitars

5 Essential Tips for Mixing Guitars

Many guitarists spend hours tuning and tweaking their instruments, amps, and effects, striving for the ideal sound. Searching for that perfect tone is one of the things that make it so exciting to play the guitar. Unfortunately, when we get to the recording and mixing...
Lumit’s Summer NAMM 2016 Recap

Lumit’s Summer NAMM 2016 Recap

THANKS FOR SHARING NAMM WITH US! Last weekend Lumit got the incredible opportunity to show our DAW at Summer NAMM, the National Association of Music Merchants trade show. We met so many inspiring companies with exciting new ideas, and some friendly faces we’ll...