How Yamaha Apps Change The Way You Learn, Practice And Perform

Yamaha Apps open up a whole new world of capabilities within your instrument Yamaha have created a whole host of great apps to enhance all aspects of your playing, adding a very useful element to their already formidable repertoire of products. Whether you’re looking to improve your playing, your recording capabilities or you’re just starting… Read More

Yamaha Guitars Introduce New Revstar Guitar Series

Motorbike-inspired guitars of beauty Yamaha guitars have announced the launch of its new Revstar range of solid-body electric guitars,  the company’s first completely new electric guitar series in 20 years. The diverse series includes 8 different models, each with a unique feel and design. As you would expect from Yamaha’s 50-year legacy of creating guitars, the instruments have been… Read More

Yamaha Amps – Which THR Guitar Amp Is For You?

There’s and impressive range of Yamaha amps available in the form of the THR series, and here’s a mini guide to the range… Yamaha amps became a major talking point when the THR series was launched last year. Billed as ‘your third amp’ upon launch, the range combines several different Yamaha technologies into a retro… Read More

Best Digital Piano For Beginners

Updated February 19, 2016 There are many that may claim to be the best piano for beginners, but what makes one instrument better than another? Here, we take a look at some of the best and most affordable digital pianos available. Whilst many would love an acoustic piano in the home, for the beginner, these… Read More

Replace Pots and Pans with a Digital Drum Kit This Christmas

If someone in your life is hitting the pots and pans in your house like this guy, why not give them a digital drum kit? There are many people who have argued the case for a having a digital drum kit in their life, and many who have demonstrated their ‘natural ability’ by hitting a… Read More

Yamaha’s Latest Piano For Beginners…

The new Yamaha P-105 may well be the perfect digital piano for beginners… The Yamaha P-105 is a new addition to one of Yamaha’s most popular piano ranges, and it might prove to be the ideal stage piano for beginners. The P-series has provided a wide selection of highly regarded stage pianos for many years,… Read More

The Most Affordable Stage Piano Ever?

The Yamaha P-35 may well be the most affordable, fully weighted stage piano ever made… The new Yamaha P-35 offers so much in terms of specification that the price is, frankly, shocking (in a very good way). As a new model in Yamaha’s ludicrously popular P-Series, you would already expect it to provide great performance… Read More

Gadget Show ‘s Jason Bradbury Tests DTX400 Kit

Gadget Show Guru, Jason Bradbury, gets his hands on the Yamaha DTX400 kit, and seems mightily impressed… The Gadget Show ‘s interest in music related technology seems to grow every year. The show has screened Music Technology specials, and showcases a wide variety of gear, from instruments, to DJ gear and recording equipment. This reflects… Read More

Manchester Piano Showroom

The Dawsons Manchester piano showroom is looking better than ever… The Dawsons Manchester piano department is looking particularly well at the moment. Whilst this part of the shop is always a bit of a treat for those of a keyboard playing inclination, currently it is very well stocked with an array of excellent acoustic pianos…. Read More

Yamaha THR10X, THR10C and THR5A Guitar Amps Unveiled

The excellent THR range expands, with the Yamaha THR10X, THR10C and THR5A The jaw-droppingly good THR range of guitar amps is set to expand with three new models: the Yamaha THR10X, the Yamaha THR10C and the Yamaha THR5A. The THR’s were one of last year’s big surprises. The fact that this was another great bit… Read More