Why are we still playing bagpipers?

It’s been a long time coming.And now that the Bagpipe Hall of Fame is back online, we finally have an excuse to revisit some of our favorite Bagpipes from decades past.From the 1930s to the 1970s, Bagpipers were a part of every jazz repertoire.They played with a wide range of styles, including funk, rock, country, […]

What is a bagpipe and how to play one

What is an “instrument of the musical world”?What instruments can you play?What are some tips and tricks to help you get started?We’ve compiled the best articles for beginners and experienced musicians alike.If you are new to bagpiping, the following article will help you pick out the right instrument for you and your instrument.1.Instruments are not […]

What’s next for bagpipers?

Posted March 25, 2018 03:01:24A new generation of bagpiper instruments is expected to be unveiled by a company that’s been making them for years.The first is a “tetrahedron” style bagpiped, designed by an American who’s worked in the field for years but was looking to take the bagpiping game into the future.“The new instrument is […]

What you need to know about the outlander bagpipe

Legendary bagpipers John McLaughlin, James Blunt and Paul Simon were among those to perform on the show.The show has been making waves in the music world since the summer of 2015, when it aired on ITV.The series has also seen a number of high profile stars from across the globe join the cast.Here’s everything you […]

How to listen to Gillanders bagpipe

The Gillanders are known for their distinctive bagpipers, but they also play in a variety of styles, with many of their bagpiping arrangements being unique.Here’s what you need to know about some of their favorite styles.1.Bagpipes: The Gillands are known primarily for their bagpipe style, but there are many others.You can listen to many of […]

How to use the bagpipers to make a guitar sound

By now, you’ve probably seen or heard the new Applejack song “Bagpipers.”It’s a gorgeous, melodic guitar riff, and I’m a big fan of the guitarists of the 90s and early 2000s, but I can’t help but wonder if the bagpipe was once a viable instrument.While it has its own unique sound, I found that the […]