Ulysses Owens Jr: Fake It ‘Til You Make It

I remember years ago, after I had just finished college and was traveling and touring London, England, I was so broke financially at that point in my career, I couldn’t even afford to really eat out much on the road. I was on tour with an artist and I knew dinner was at least covered at the venue and breakfast at the hotel so I had to figure lunch out. Ha!

Three Keys to Becoming a Better Player

In our search for growth as musicians, we can too often become obsessed with information, sometimes overlooking simple tasks that can get us sounding better with what we already have. Gathering the hippest lines or voicings or rhythms is an enticing (and never-ending)...

Sean Jones Guest Post: New Equipment

New Equipment: When considering new equipment, it’s important to consider three key points. Does it sound good? Does the equipment that you’re checking out give you the sound and clarity that you’re looking for? Is it one dimensional? Does it give...