There’s some serious talent out there and it’s hard for us to see it all in our limited time and exposure. If you’re looking to hear and see some insane playing, you’ve come to the right place. The Talent category of the Ledger Note Blog is your one-stop shop to get your musical mind blown.
There's a high chance you guys have come across Joey Muha before. He's a smart feller using his Youtube channel to promote his personal brand. His charismatic drumming makes him a visual spectacle beyond his raw drumming talent. He's been getting a lot of coverage for his shenanigans, such as combining death metal drumming with […]
Ariana Grande has had a long career, being raised and promoted as another Disney darling (that never ends well). I don't know if they pick these kids based on talent or groom them for it, but they did a great job with Ariana. Everyone's been saying that she's the next Mariah Carey and I agree. […]
Nick Bertke goes by the name Pogo. He's a remix artist. This is his logo: As we all know, breaking into the music business is no easy task. I'm always impressed to see people using their creativity and ingenuity to carve a unique path for themselves, thereby sidestepping all of the competition. Making awesome remixes […]
I had never heard of the Chapman Stick or the Stickman before I was goofing around on Indi.com where they host all kinds of musical challenges (with cash prizes!). There was a contest going on for best solo instrumentalist and this was the winning submission by the Chapman Stick Stickman (say that five times fast): […]
My guitar virtuoso brother is a big fan of Bluegrass. He says that these guys are all shredders and could slay some technical metal or rock. That's why I got all giddy when I came across this video of an Enter Sandman Bluegrass rendition by Iron Horse: If you dig this, check our their Youtube […]
This young Japanese pianist girl is about to blow your mind. All by herself, she rocks the entire orchestral Back to the Future (バック トゥ ザ フューチャー) theme on this digital organ, foot pedals and all. To top it all, she's in her pretty recital gown: Her upload on YouTube humbly states: 発表会の前日です。間違いがありますが、これが精一杯でしょうか・・・ Which basically […]