Music Gear News

At Gear4music.com we update our news channel daily to ensure you always get the latest and most important music news.

Yamaha pianos praised by Jamie Cullum

Jamie Cullum
Great deals on musical instruments

Yamaha pianos have been praised for their quality and durability by musician Jamie Cullum.

He gave the instrument the thumbs-up while giving the Guardian a tour around his west London studio.

Jamie has a Yamaha C7 piano, which was a gift from the company.

"Yamahas sound great, but the best thing about them is that they also stand up to the punishment I give them," he said.

"Other well-known brands sound great also, but they don't last as long."

The Yamaha piano was used on his new album, Don't Stop the Music, which is released later this month (January 25th 2010).

Among the other treasured possessions in his studio was a Casio keyboard, which was customised for the pop star by one of his friends.

Last year, Jamie revealed that he used to play electric guitar before taking up the piano.

He told StudentUK that listening to artists such as Ben Folds and Harry Connick Jr had encouraged him to make the switch.

Save money on Digital Pianos todayADNFCR-2133-ID-19562615-ADNFCR

Posted on 18 Jan 2010 13:42 to category : Band / Celebrity News

Related Music News

thumbnail

Laying the foundations for generations of artists to follow, the legendary musician Leonard Cohen has passed away from unspecified causes.

11 Nov 2016 10:48
thumbnail

Stating it as more of a necessity for the band, M. Shadows highlights the importance of not stagnating and keeping things exciting

31 Oct 2016 16:10
thumbnail

Cancelling his remaining shows in December due to ill health, fears arise over the guitar legends health

26 Oct 2016 13:08
thumbnail

Verified by the guitarist himself, Slash's B.C Rich played a pivotal role in Guns N' Roses rise to fame

10 Oct 2016 16:17
thumbnail

Featuring a number of tracks by their favourite artists, the Stone's latest effort is set for release December 2nd

6 Oct 2016 15:31
thumbnail

Speaking to friend and radio host Eddie Trunk Frehley stated that he would rejoin the band if the offer came his way

30 Sep 2016 15:54

Recent Music News

thumbnail

For those who want to emulate the massive tone of one of the contemporary music scene's biggest percussive heroes, the 'Spooky' signature drum is this winters must have addition to your kit

8 Dec 2016 16:58
thumbnail

Some formats of compressed MP3 have been linked with negatively effecting individuals emotional state due to their inherent tonal characteristics

8 Dec 2016 13:04
thumbnail

Once again Cubase continue to pave the path of innovation with Cubase Pro 9

7 Dec 2016 14:34
thumbnail

Changing colour from its previous grey to a sleek black, the Launch Control XL's appearance has been re imagined to keep it inline with its Launch key and Launchpad counterparts.

7 Dec 2016 09:23
thumbnail

Designed to simulate various classic amp tones, Supro's Tremolo Pedal introduces the new school to the old school

6 Dec 2016 11:16
thumbnail

A premium belt-drive turntable that features wireless streaming, the BT-500 has been designed to extract every musical detail of your record collection

5 Dec 2016 15:00