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MOOG MUSIC ANNOUNCES NEW GRANDMOTHER & MATRIARCH DARK SERIES

Posted in Blog, Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - September 25, 2020

Moog Music’s new Dark Series design for their popular Matriarch and Grandmother analog synthesizers pays tribute to the timeless aesthetic of legacy Moog modular systems. The instruments are now shipping worldwide. Plus, Moog debuts the first protective cases custom made for Matriarch and Grandmother. Today, Moog Music announced a new…

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GIULIETTA ARCHTOP ACOUSTIC/ELECTRIC GUITARS NOW IN AUSTRALIA

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - September 24, 2020

From the folks at Vox Amplfiers comes the exquisite Giulietta VGA-3PS and VGA-3D archtop acoustic/electric guitars, designed with the contemporary player in mind. Unique design features with classic archtop styling, yet offering modern playability and cutting-edge sound quality thanks to VOX’s new Super Capacitor Preamp System and AREOS-D Digital Modeling…

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H.E.R. MAKES HISTORY AS FIRST BLACK FEMALE ARTIST TO HAVE FENDER ARTIST SIGNATURE GUITAR

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - September 23, 2020

Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) today released the new H.E.R. Signature Stratocaster® in collaboration with the multiple Grammy®-Award-winning R&B singer-songwriter. She has long played Fender guitars to attain her signature sound on projects, such as her debut album H.E.R., which was certified RIAA Platinum® this year. A project more than…

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BOSS POCKET GT: The Future of Learning Guitar

Posted in Blog, Gear, Pedals    //    Post Date - September 17, 2020

The Boss Pocket GT is a portable effects processor with integrated YouTube learning features. Jam along to your favourite YouTube videos using signature BOSS tones, assignable A/B markers and the ability to change sounds automatically during playing, making it easier and more productive than ever to play along with YouTube….

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WATCH: THOMAS BLUG (BLUGUITAR) INTERVIEW

Posted in Amplifiers, Blog, Gear, Interviews    //    Post Date - September 16, 2020

Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips catches up with acclaimed international guitarist, gear innovator and creator of the BluGuitar Amp, Thomas Blug for a chat about his past, present and the future. Thomas Blug is an incredibly skillful guitarist who has enjoyed years of international acclaim. Thomas Blug’s arrangements and compositions feature…

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NICK JOHNSTON BECOMES LATEST ORANGE AMPS AMBASSADOR

Posted in Amplifiers, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - September 15, 2020

Canadian guitarist and songwriter, Nick Johnston, has become Orange Amplification’s latest Ambassador. The critically acclaimed musician, known for his fantastic tone, is delighted to be continuing his exploration of new levels of melody, harmony and composition with an Orange Rockerverb 100 MKIII.

 Johnston is one of the hottest virtuoso guitar…

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DW LAUNCH SPACE CARBON SNARE DRUMS

Posted in Blog, Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - September 15, 2020

Drum Workshop Inc. (DW) introduces the all-new Collector’s Series Space Carbon snares, an out of this world sonic alternative to wood and metal snares!

 The versatile properties of carbon fiber have given the composite material a legendary reputation among notable drummers across several musical genres. Its impressive strength-to-weight ratio combined…

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LEGENDARY BASSIST LELAND SKLAR TURNS TO SSL 2+ INTERFACE DURING LOCKDOWN

Posted in Blog, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - September 11, 2020

Legendary bassist Leland “Lee” Sklar has played as a session musician on tens of thousands of songs with some of the best-selling artists of the past 50 years and toured as a sideman with some of the biggest names in the business. In all those years, Sklar never once recorded…

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UDO AUDIO PRESENTS SUPER 6 SYNTH. INNOVATIVE MUSIC AUSTRALIA TO DISTRIBUTE

Posted in Blog, Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - September 9, 2020

Innovative Music Australia is excited to announce that they are now the Australian distributor of the exciting new synthesizer brand UDO Audio in conjunction with their new release, the Super 6 synthesizer! The Super 6 is a 12-voice polyphonic analog-hybrid synthesizer that in short, sounds amazing! Available in both grey…

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FENDER LAUNCHES BILLIE EILISH SIGNATURE UKE

Posted in Blog, Gear, Other Fretted    //    Post Date - September 8, 2020

Today, Fender released the all-new Billie Eilish Signature Ukulele. This is Billie Eilish’s first artist signature model with the iconic guitar brand and it completely embodies Eilish’s preferred specs and distinct aesthetic. Designed in collaboration with Eilish herself, the ukulele embodies her uniquely bold style that fans know and love,…

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