Omar Akram’s interview on the PBS show, "The Voice" with Ron Stark back in August of this year.
Gandalf was recently interviewed by Steven Silverstein at mwe3.com. If you want to know more about Gandalf, like which guitar he played on his album Dreamweaver or his work with Steve Hackett, this is the article for you.
We’ve just added a new video to our YouTube channel from Mike Howe’s 2013 release, Heading West. The new video is for the track “Navajo Wind”, an expressive solo guitar piece with drum accompaniment...enjoy!
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Recently Real Music artist Bernward Koch sat down with mwe3.com. Read about his new album, Day of Life, musical influences, equipment, and plans for the future.
These are two fascinating snipets of a longer discussion on "Music and the Mind: The Magical Power of Sound" presented by the New York Academy of Science. Steven Paulson (producer, interviewer, author), Jamshed Bharucha (Neuroscientist), Vijay Iyer(jazz musician ), Concetta Tomaino (Music Therapist), Charles Limb (Otolaryngologist, musician and reseacher) team up to how music impacts behavior and the enjoyment of music and it's similarities to language in the brain. Enjoy!
We’ve just added a new video to our YouTube channel from Gandalf’s 2013 release, Dreamweaver. The new video is for the track “Reaching for the Sky” in which Gandalf's rich signature style is evident.
Recently Omar Akram was interviewed by Music Web Express (mwe3.com). If you're a fan, you'll love this in-depth conversation.
Win one of a limited edition of Omar Akram prints, signed by the artist. Be one of the first ten to purchase and then write a fan review of Omar's new album, Daytime Dreamer, at the Real Music website to win.
Sketching, rewriting, arranging, recording, mixing, and mastering of Liquid Mind — I'm often asked what instruments I use to create Liquid Mind, and what my process is. The music sounds so simple, many folks assume the process is just sitting at a keyboard, calling up a sound, and holding chords. That would be nice, if that were the case! But creating the warm fuzzy texture of Liquid Mind is a bit more involved.