Our Dueling Pianos discount of the week – and SO MUCH MORE!

Hi everyone!

The summer is almost half over (GASP!) and things are hotter than ever at Shake Rattle & Roll!

This weekend, we don’t just have one show, but we have TWO – Friday AND Saturday nights!
And we’re offering our readers a special discount for either night…because we luv ya!
Use the promo code JULY for $12 tickets to either show this weekend.

www.ShakeRattleRollPianos.com for tickets!

AND – if you haven’t heard yet, we’re hosting the BIGGEST piano event EVER –

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Come see what it’s all about!
www.PianoSummit2017.com for info and tickets!

A MUST READ for piano players – Berklee’s 2016 Report on Music Career Pay


So…you wanna be a piano player, do ya?

Well, according to the 2016 Berklee report, cited here on our media sponsor, Keyboard Magazine, you may be working more for love than coin.

A really comprehensive list of possible career tracks for the aspiring keyboardist, from touring acts to symphonic chairs, it’s worth a read.

Of course, we couldn’t help but notice that they left out the estimated income range for piano bar & dueling piano players…

Led Zeppelin’s Stairway To Heaven Verdict is IN!

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A jury has decided at last, the plagiarism trial of Led Zeppelin’s STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN.

And they have determined that, the most overplayed song in the history of rock radio is no one’s fault but Led Zeppelin themselves.

A suit was filed by members of Spirit, claiming that Robert Plant and Jimmy Page stole their ideas for Stairway from the 1968 Spirit track “Taurus”, citing specifically the descending chromatic line that is the signature musical theme of the songs.

The band’s chief defense was that the figure in question had been used countless compositions in the past 300 years, including The Beatles MY MICHELLE, the romantic standard MY FUNNY VALENTINE, and, you know…Bach…