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LOUDER aims to inform and entertain music makers and music fans alike.

For Those Who Tour: Welcome to Sweet Home Chicago

Brooke Giddens | May 2, 2019
Ask any touring musician and you’ll hear stories of couch-surfing, cheap motels and the problem of where to park the van. But in Chicago, Shure has created a home for artists on the road.

Kelela Crosses the Line

Brooke Giddens | April 15, 2019
Kelela has consistently pushed boundaries while crafting her innovative blend of R&B and electronica. LOUDER spoke with the singer about crossing lines – both creative and personal.

Signal Path Podcast: Sylvia Massy

Marc Young | April 14, 2019
For the latest episode, we sat down with the producer Sylvia Massy at the Famous Gold Watch studio in Berlin to talk about her creative approach to recording.

Tweeting to the Beat: Ash Soan Gets Social

Andrew Anderson | April 13, 2019
ASH SOAN has played in front of huge crowds keeping time for lots of big-name stars. But his biggest audience is his 200,000 followers on social media. The DRUM MASTERY 2019 judge explains why drummers should get online.

Bang It Like Bonzo: How to Get John Bonham’s Sound

Andrew Anderson | April 12, 2019
Big kits and even bigger hits: Few drummers can match the enduring impact and appeal of JOHN BONHAM. Learn how to sound like the Led Zeppelin legend.

How Boy Bjorn Recorded an Album with One Mic

Marc Young | April 11, 2019
Brian Holl from Foreign Fields recorded an entire album for his side project Boy Bjorn using just a single mic. He tells Shure how he found his inspiration with the Beta 87A.

Red Bull Soundscapes: Making Music with Extreme Sports Audio

Marc Young | April 10, 2019
What does adventure sound like? Shure gave three up-and-coming artists the new MV88+ Video Kit, so they could craft original songs from audio recorded at Red Bull sporting events.

MOTIV Sessions: Larkin Poe

Shure Incorporated | April 9, 2019
Watch Rebecca and Megan Lovell from roots rock band Larkin Poe perform ‘Bleach Blonde Bottle Blues’ at Bell Tone Recording in Berry Hill, Tennessee.

Aziz Ibrahim: ‘I’m the Bruce Lee of Guitar’

Andrew Anderson | April 8, 2019
Never heard of AZIZ IBRAHIM before? Well, you’ve almost certainly savored his guitar stylings. Over the years, this British musical chameleon has played with The Stone Roses, Asia, Hot Chocolate, Paul Weller and more.

Great Guitar: Practice Makes Perfect

Shure Incorporated | April 7, 2019
Many guitarists love to play but hate to practice. British blues musician MARY SPENDER offers advice on how to make practicing part of your regular routine.