Aaron Wolf shares his practical tips for getting your Linux-based computer ready to handle professional-quality music recording, editing, and production.
Chris Hermansen explores some popular options for creating your own Linux-based music server, and looks at the hardware, software, and configuration issues which may emerge.
The 1Wamp is a new DIY guitar amplifier, built the open source way.
Audiophile Chris Hermansen explains the benefits of a two-sound-card setup for Linux music listening.
Explore some of the many open source tools designed especially for musicians, from sequencers to synthesizers to tuners and more.
Linux-loving audiophile Chris Hermansen explains the benefits of lossless audio formats, and why he ultimately chose FLAC for audio.
You may use something obscure, or you may use a more popular video player. Which open source video player do you use? Tell us why you love—or hate—it. And, give one of these open source options a try:
Audiophile Chris Hermansen shows us a few Linux-compatible places to get high-quality digital music.
Jazz jam sessions are improvisation sessions in which musicians get together to play in a creative and relaxed environment, much like open source communities.
My friend Mary, a folk singer, stopped by to visit spontaneously this evening. "What are you up to?" she inquired. "I'm recording a music video for a new folk song," I explained. "The Firefox Phone was announced last week, so I need to compose a song about it."