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Christmas Crackers: Top Stocking fillers for Guitarists

Christmas is here again and at Rose Morris, there's plenty of options for the perfect gift. Perhaps you fancy playing guitar with picks adorned wit...

Rose Morris Staff 2015 Album of the Year

The Mercury Music Prize shortlist was recently announced, with the winner to be revealed at the end of the month. We here at Rose Morris got to thi...

From Denmark Street to Paris!

I was recently invited to Paris to check out the latest HP/LX range from Roland and at the same time enjoy the best that french cuisine can offer, ...

Joe's Jazz Tabs: 1947 Django!

Gypsy Jazz pioneer, Django Reinhardt was known for his electric tone during his 1947 recordings in Brussels. Reinhardt often demonstrated a fortiss...

A Guide to Stick to: 5 Tips for Buying Drum Sticks

  From the very beginning of your drumming experience, the right stick choice can make all the difference. Choosing the right stick can be a daunti...

Joe's Jazz TABS: Korobeïniki for Two Guitars

Korobeïniki is a traditional Russian folk piece and is often associated with the balalaika, a three stringed instrument traditionally used for acco...

Joe's Jazz TABS: Coracao Vagabundo

Brazilian composer, Caetano Veloso was a loyal customer to Rose Morris in the early 1970s. Following his exile from Brazil, he lived in London for ...

Joe's Jazz TABS: 'Erghen Diado'

The 'Bulgarian State Radio and Television Female Vocal Choir' gained their biggest commercial success with their collaborations with Kate Bush. The...

Joe's Jazz TABS: 'Samba e Amor'

Brazilian guitarist and composer Chico Buarque is renowned for his contribution to Brazilian popular music. He is currently performing with a Godin...

Sound the Horns! - Starting out in brass

The decision to learn a musical instrument is a big step, but deciding to learn a less 'obvious' instrument can often require more courage. Yes, th...

Double Trouble: 5 classic micro pedal combos

Micro pedals have gone from a FX fad to a full blown phenomenon. It's now possible to recreate any classic tone without breaking the bank or your b...

Joe's Jazz TABS: 'Calata No.3'

The Oud and the Lute are often considered to be the earliest ancestors of the 'modern' guitar. Here's a quick guide to these enigmatic instruments....