Music Gear News
The violin-loving donkey
As soon as rancher Alicia Shueler starts to score the bow across the violin's strings, her donkey, who goes by the name of Donkeyotee, begins to show off its vocal skills.
Since it was uploaded to the video-sharing website, the video has been viewed a massive 210,032 times.
It has been such a hit that one YouTube user by the name of Azdana commented: "Donkeyotee sounds better than some of the performers on the Grammy show!"
"I had no idea how our donkey would react beforehand," said Ms Shueler on her YouTube page.
"I bought Donkeyotee when he was a starving four and a half month old colt who had been errantly weaned at two and half months of age. He is eight years old now and very healthy."
The name of the donkey is a play on the name Don Quixote, which is the title of the classic novel by Miguel de Cervantes.
Don Quixote these days is used to describe idealists, romantics and mavericks.
Posted by KTPosted on 14 Feb 2012 12:13 to category : Instruments News
Related Music News
We're so excited to announce that the full range of GoPro music is available from Gear4music. More excited than that excited cat on YouTube with over 2,000,000 views.
TC Electronic are offering two deals from now until 31st December, so you can treat yourself or someone you know to a new pedal and get some free effects at the same time!
The new Mackie DL32R is a 32-channel mixer that can be controlled wirelessly.
Join us and the folks from Native Instruments for an evening of all things Komplete!
Until stocks last, Marshall SL-5, Slash's signature amplifier, comes with a free EH-1 echohead delay pedal, worth £79!
We're proud to announce a new ukulele brand here at Gear4music, Laka Ukuleles.
Recent Music News
This Autumn, we're bringing you an unmissable offer from Shure, letting you make the best of your new digital wireless system.
This incredible free cab offer is back, whilst stocks last!
Line 6 have released version 2.0 of the award-winning guitar app for the AMPLIFi amps, now available for Android devices.
Genelec have launched the new 8351APM three-way studio monitor.
We're happy to announce the arrival of a new percussion brand at Gear4music, Latin Percussion.
Free plug-in when you purchase a Universal Audio Apollo Audio Interface.