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Making Music - July 1986

Editorial
Editorial

British Music Fair
News

Incorporating the News. And starring all you need to know about the new products and where they'll be. The one you need.

This article has no OCR bodytext.Letters
Feedback

The bit where you get out your nice writing sets and tell us what's what. OK?

Smoke
News

This, however, is the bit where we tell you gossipy tittle-tattle you've never heard before.

Bass Chords
Feature

Four-stringed readers of Making Music show one-stringers how to go further.

Skill Centre: Big Country
Feature

Big Country's Bruce Watson plays | Big Country

Country guitarist Bruce Watson shows you the chords to 'Look Away'.

That Genesis Touch
Interview

Tony Banks

Tony Banks samples the "Invisible Touch" album, keyboard by keyboard.

The Turnaround
Feature

Now it's time to learn the easy four-chord turnaround: write great pop songs, make money etc.

That Was Then...
Feature

Historic and faintly embarrassing pix of Jeff Beck and John Paul Jones. Another exclusive!

Drum Hum
Feature

Hitting things and being more intelligent about the whole business, claims Geoff Nicholls.

Book Bending
Review

Make Your Own Guitar

A new book on the subject is reviewed by our own guitar-chopper Adrian Legg.

17 Things
Feature

You Never Knew About Status Quo... | Status Quo

...and 17 things you never knew about the men who tie their instruments up in guitar leads.

Production Values - Part 2
Feature

Part two, in which we meet the fifth Beatle, George Martin, and also brush with Trevor Horn's Fairlight.

What It All Means
Feature

Loudspeakers

This month, we tell you (very softly) exactly what the loudspeaker jargon really means.

Soldering
Feature

Chips From The Editor's Workbench
Feature

Joking apart, this one-off practical column makes the rest of the magazine look quite serious.

Publicity Seeker
Feature

Getting Publicity

Exactly that, with emphasis on the budgie cage liners known as local papers.

Casio SK1
Review

mini sampler keyboard

Simply Said
Interview

Simple Minds

A chat with keyboard person Mick MacNeil about technology, touring and techniques.

Big In Japan
Feature

Is what Yamaha do. Our brave and selfless editor finds out how, first hand.

Program Notes
Feature

New noises to try for your DX7, Juno 106, JX8P, and CZ101 synths. Get twiddling.

Synth Sense
Feature

Find out what compound intervals are. Oh all right then, they're a kind of dead useful chord.

Chord of the Month
Feature

Guitar

The Glass Bead Game
Interview

Philip Glass

The man the man who the man who makes the man who the man who the man who makes repetitive music.

Guild jazz guitar
Review

Mini Manhattan semi-acoustic

Technically Speaking
Feature

Another program to get MIDI dashing around between your DX21 and BBC micro. Crikey blimey.

This article has no OCR bodytext.Demology
Music Review

The page that new bands and A&R people rush to first in your soaraway Making Music.

This article has no OCR bodytext.Album Analysis
Music Review

New music from Eurythmics, David Lee Roth, Queen, Genesis, ELP, and old-time Beatles.

A Brush With Colourbox
Interview

Colourbox

Eclectic electricians who do unofficial world cup themes and official singles called 'Philip Glass'.

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

The unique and famous Making Music Top 40 charts of Britain's favourite gear.

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

 

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