Eddie Van Halen recorded the guitar solo on Michael Jackson’s hit single “Beat It”. He agreed to do the recording with three conditions 1. He wouldn’t be credited on the album because he didn’t want his band mates knowing he did the recording 2. He didn’t want to be paid, he only wanted a caseContinue reading “Little known facts about well known songs”
I can simplify the skills needed to be a musician down into four categories: listening skills, effective practice skills, learning general music terms, and self-promotion.
There have been many beautiful things said about music over our history. How it inspires us, fills us with emotions, and enables us to tell stories.
I think it was hearing Jeff’s voice, and the way it made me feel, that decided it for me, I was going to be a singer-songwriter.