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Out now: Jake Bugg – the official debut album album songbook for guitar

Out now: Jake Bugg – the official debut album album songbook for guitar

GregJohnson August 9, 2013 0

The official album songbook to Jake Bugg’s critically acclaimed self-titled album is available to order now at Musicroom.com. Over the past two years Bugg has risen to prominence as one of the most exciting

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Interview: Chloe Govan author of The Incredible Rise Of Mumford & Sons

Interview: Chloe Govan author of The Incredible Rise Of Mumford & Sons

GregJohnson July 17, 2013 0

The Incredible Rise Of Mumford & Sons is the latest best-selling music biography from Omnibus Press. Charting the rapid rise of the band from public school folk players to national success and later worldwide

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The Slonimsky Thesaurus of Scales and Melodic Patterns for Guitar

The Slonimsky Thesaurus of Scales and Melodic Patterns for Guitar

GregJohnson April 26, 2013 0

Nicolas Slonimsky’s groundbreaking archive of scales, patterns and exercises is now available for guitar. Originally released in 1947, the Nicolas Slonimsky Thesaurus of Scales and Melodic Patterns is one of the most prized music

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Marshall announce Slash signature amp – order it now at Musicroom

Marshall announce Slash signature amp – order it now at Musicroom

GregJohnson February 15, 2013 0

Marshall Amplification have announced the release of their new SL-5 Slash Signature Guitar Amplifier. The Marshall SL-5 is an all valve 5 watt amplifier packed with features and, above all else, the distinctive signature

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INTERVIEW: Mark Beaumont on Jay-Z, King Of America

INTERVIEW: Mark Beaumont on Jay-Z, King Of America

GregJohnson December 14, 2012 1

Jay-Z: The King Of America is the new Jay-Z biography from Omnibus Press. We caught up with the book’s author , Mark Beaumont, to talk about his experiences interviewing Jay-Z and the hip-hop icon’s

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Happy birthday Jimi Hendrix! 4 ways the guitarist continues to influence music today

Happy birthday Jimi Hendrix! 4 ways the guitarist continues to influence music today

GregJohnson November 27, 2012 0

Incredibly, Jimi Hendrix would have been 70 today – an almost unbelievable fact considering how, for many, the guitar great’s age will forever be frozen at his mid-twenties peak through the iconic images and

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New Jimi Hendrix album due for 2013

New Jimi Hendrix album due for 2013

GregJohnson November 22, 2012 0

Next year will see the release of a new Jimi Hendrix album, according to the guitarist’s official website. There’s no need to rush and check your calendar’s dates or seek out any local Doctor

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Rock classics for Jazz piano

Rock classics for Jazz piano

GregJohnson October 22, 2012 0

Have you ever wanted to bash out The Who’s Pinball Wizard in a Modern Jazz style? Perhaps you’ve always longed to hear Joy Division reworked as a Bossa Nova with a Habanera rhythm? For

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Top 10 twin guitar leads, songs, solos and duets

Top 10 twin guitar leads, songs, solos and duets

GregJohnson October 12, 2012 0

With the release of the new Play Guitar With… Great Twin Lead Solos we thought it was the perfect opportunity for a Top 10 run down of some of the best guitar duets, songs

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Greg Koch is coming to Musicroom Bristol, Nottingham and York

Greg Koch is coming to Musicroom Bristol, Nottingham and York

GregJohnson October 8, 2012 0

Musicroom are delighted to announce three truly unmissable guitar workshops with Greg Koch at Musicroom Bristol, Nottingham and York. Described as a “twisted guitar genius”, “eclectic virtuoso” and “plectrum-wielding skullduggarist” Greg is internationally renowned

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