|Making Music - August 1987|
The Front End
engineer/producer | Neill King
A Long Ryder Writes... | Long Ryders
Wilkommen, bienvenu, welcome to the new look Making Music News/Reviews section. Not that new looking, really, but it's all in the same spot so you don't have to go gambolling through the entire mag to find all the gear-type bits. We kick off with a report from the NAMM music fair in America. Cor, there weren't arf some stuff, blimey. Oh, you want more than that. Okay, look left.
Drum Stool Survey
Andy Duncan's bum qualifying survey of eight vital items in the drummer's front room
Rockschool's Alastair Gavin ganders at the vastly praised digital synth, and decides they're right.
a quickie on some Strat drop-ins
the real thing (a Paul Reed Smith) and its acolytes (from Hohner and Washburn), Jon Lewin attempts to explain the £1000 price difference.