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Making Music - May 1986

Editorial
Editorial

One Man's Meat
Opinion

Making Music's most violent pen, Mr John Morrish, discusses 'festivals'.

The News
News

All the latest info on tomorrow's gear, and more free details if you need them.

Smoke
News

The musicians' gossip column. Stuff you wouldn't believe. (We didn't.)

This article has no OCR bodytext.Letters
Feedback

You appear to like us, according to our mail bag. Wonder why?

The Dumb Chums
Feature

Our cartoon heroes consider brain surgery and stardom.

Skill Centre: Madness
Feature

Seamus Beaghen of Madness goes to | Madness

Pianist Seamus Beaghen shows you the way around "Our House" in words, diagrams and pics.

Bass Briefing
Feature

Better Bass Bits

Two short chord tips for the expanding four string person.

Korg Poly 800 II
Review

Polyphonic synth

Banshee Banter
Interview

Siouxsie & The Banshees

"Tinderbox" talk with Severin, Budgie, Carruthers. New album, new chords.

Playing The Perfect Gig
Feature

Start here to avoid disaster and achieve applause. We bring you clues from experienced hands.

Technically Speaking - Part 2
Feature

Part two in our build-your-own-MIDI link for a BBC and DX21.

Synth Sense
Feature

More keyboard tips, useful exercises, and a chord of the month.

Chord of the Month
Feature

Keyboards

15 Things
Feature

You never knew about Big Country | Big Country

Mrs Electricity
Feature

A Brief Guide To Awful Foreign Instruments

Alesis Midiverb
Review

digital reverb

Clarke Techniques
Interview

Erasure

Computers have made Vince Clarke a different Keyboardist. And you'll never guess why.

Program Notes
Feature

More new patches for the Casio CZ101, Yamaha DX7, and Korg DW6000.

Drum Hum
Feature

Geoff Nicholls' drum column batters ahead and considers the skills behind timing.

Secondhand Searching
Feature

If buying secondhand guitars fills you with dread, follow our fault and flaw guide to dodgy instruments.

Open Tuning
Feature

Alternative routes to funny fingerings. Tuning is not cheating, we say.

Chord of the Month
Feature

Guitar

Fender Jaguar/Jazzmaster
Review

six strings

FX F'ORTS
Feature

Yamaha MT1X
Review

four track cassette

This article has no OCR bodytext.Making Music Competition
Competition

Win totally incredible new gear and make friends.

What It All Means
Feature

Effects

This month we make sense of effects units and what the words say.

This article has no OCR bodytext.Demology
Music Review

Our demo tape review column listens to your trackings and offers (constructive) comments. Are you band enough to take the test.

An Inside Job
Feature

Shock discovery for instrument makers - funny you should say that.

May Calendar
Feature

May/Day - things of import, and another strange guitar ready to stick on your studio wall.

This article has no OCR bodytext.Album Analysis
Music Review

Siouxsie and the Banshees, Van Halen, Cocteau Twins and some of last month's better albums, reviewed musician-wise.

A Date With The Cramps
Interview

The Cramps

This article has no OCR bodytext.Buyer's Bible
Feature

The top 40 chart of Britain's favourite gear plus an instant guide to their performance.

Making Music - Copyright: Track Record Publishing Ltd, Nexus Media Ltd.

 

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