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BILL JACKSON’S WAYSIDE BALLADS VOL 3 FINALLY GETS AN ALBUM LAUNCH!

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 24, 2021

The restrictions imposed on the local music industry due to the pandemic have caused no end of pain to musicians, venue operators and everyone else involved in the music business. The constant booking, cancelling and then re-bookings of shows and tours takes it toll on us creative folk. Despite the…

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JOE BONAMASSA AND FENDER ANNOUNCE “THE BLUDGEON” ’51 NOCASTER®

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - June 24, 2021

Joe Bonamassa and Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) today announced the release of “The Bludgeon” ’51 Nocaster, Master Built by Greg Fessler. “The Bludgeon” is a loving recreation of one of Joe’s most favorite guitars in his collection which makes this release a very special event. These limited-edition guitars are…

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ROLAND ANNOUNCES GO:MIXER PRO-X AUDIO MIXER FOR SMARTPHONES

Posted in Blog, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - June 23, 2021

Roland announces GO:MIXER PRO-X, the latest member of the popular GO:MIXER family of audio mixers for smartphones and tablets. Ultra-compact and filled with audio connectivity, GO:MIXER products allow mobile content creators to capture multiple sound sources in high quality for music videos, livestreams, podcasts, and more. Compared with the previous…

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GIBSON ANNOUNCES NOEL GALLAGHER J-150 ACOUSTIC

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - June 22, 2021

Gibson is proud to announce it has teamed with world renowned singer, songwriter and guitarist, Noel Gallagher to re-create his beloved Gibson J-150 acoustic guitar. The Noel Gallagher Gibson J-150 has been Noel’s go-to acoustic guitar for over 20 years and you may even see one in Australia in late…

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MAKE MUSIC DAY IS THIS MONDAY. ARE YOU READY?

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 18, 2021

The program for 2021 Make Music Day has built for the last few weeks to a point that there will be over one hundred events, large and small that will celebrate Music Making and culminate with Make Music Day on Monday, June 21. These event will take place all over…

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RON S. PENO & THE SUPERSTITIONS TO RELEASE NEW ALBUM DO THE UNDERSTANDING ON JULY 26

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 18, 2021

‘Do The Understanding’, the fourth album by Ron S. Peno & The Superstitions, will be released July 26. Vinyl, CD and digital formats are available for preorder now from the band via bandcamp –  with two tracks “The Strangest Feeling” and “Everything Has Changed” available immediately. ronspenoandthesuperstitions.bandcamp.com/ Ron S. Peno…

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PIRRA ANNOUNCE EAST COAST SHOWS + NEW SINGLE 

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 18, 2021

Alternative indie pop auteurs Pirra have today announced their buoyant new single Never Apart, a synthy adventure produced by Sam Littlemore of Pnau, out June 18.  The group, whose namesake Pirra means moon in Luritja, a language spoken by the Luritja people, are set to hit the road for an east…

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WATCH: JULIEN BAKER PERFORMS ON AMERICAN ACOUSTASONIC STRAT

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Blog    //    Post Date - June 17, 2021

Following the launch of the American Acoustasonic Jazzmaster, – the latest in its series of innovative guitars offering the sounds of ten electric and acoustic guitars in one – Fender has released a brand-new video with Julien Baker, American singer and multi-instrumentalist who most recently released her third album, Little…

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BOSS RELEASES HM-2W HEAVY METAL WAZA CRAFT

Posted in Blog, Gear, Pedals    //    Post Date - June 17, 2021

Launched today, the innovative people at Boss pedals are excited to share full details of the eagerly awaited BOSS HM-2W Heavy Metal Waza Craft pedal! The new HM-2W has many characteristics of the original HM-2 pedal, and boasts exciting new features including a much-improved noise floor, +3dB of level and…

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T-REX REPLICATOR D’LUXE TAPE ECHO – DEMO BY JAMES RYAN

Posted in Blog, Gear, Pedals    //    Post Date - June 17, 2021

The Replicator D’Luxe is a sum up from all the knowledge the folks at T-Rex have built up over the years, making Tape delays. It is a dual playback heads machine. The drive mechanism has been updated with a noiseless belt drive. A tape lock/release mechanism is added, to make…

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