Music Gear News
Drum-playing comic Al Murray supports music charity
When he is not performing in his Pub Landlord guise, Al Murray loves nothing more than a session behind his drum kit.
The comic has said he was "incredibly lucky" to have access to instruments as a child and has therefore announced his backing for a charity which helps youngsters to play music.
Murray has agreed to feature in the non-profit body's latest promotional clip and has spoken of his love of music.
He remarked: "Music enriches lives, it changes lives. If you give us your support then we will get the chance to make more musicians."
The charity is also aiming to boost its coffers by holding a silent auction on November 24th 2010.
Guitars signed by artists such as Liam Gallagher, Pete Doherty and Skunk Anansie are set to go under the hammer at the event.Posted on 29 Sep 2010 15:46 to category : Band / Celebrity News
Related Music News
At the 29th Annual Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony which took place at Brooklyn's Barclays Center last night, Joan Jett, Kim Gordon, St. Vincent and Lorde took turns fronting Nirvana.
Damon Albarn has spoken to NME about the future of Blur, dismissing rumours that they won't play together again.
Ableton have released a new short documentary exploring the production of Hendrik Weber, aka Pantha du Prince's collaborative album with The Bell Laboratory.
Dynamic electronic duo, Daft Punk and Grammy award winning sound engineer, Mick Guzauski, have disclosed the secrets of the unique sound of Daft Punk's latest album, Random Access Memories.
Marcus Mumford, lead singer in Mumford & Sons, has been hired as Associate Producer for the soundtrack to the new Coen Brothers movie, Inside Llewyn Davis.
The record for the longest drum session in a retail store was set in New York yesterday by musician and party-devotee Andrew W.K.
Recent Music News
The Octavix pedal is a classic '60s fuzz with added versatility, great for experimentation.
Take a look at the revolutionary new releases from Rode at NAMM 2015.
Laney unveils the new Ironheart IRT-PULSE Tube preamp with USB interface at NAMM 2015.
Denon have launched a new small, lightweight, two-channel DVS-compatible Serato DJ audio interface for NAMM 2015.
Take a look at the new Denon MC4000 Serato DJ Controller launched at NAMM 2015.
Fender have teamed-up with acclaimed pickup maker Tim Shaw to create the American Deluxe Stratocaster HSS Shawbucker.