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ROLAND’S JUNO-60 SOFTWARE SYNTH HAS ARRIVED

Posted in Blog, Computer (Software, plug-ins), Gear    //    Post Date - February 18, 2021

Synth lovers rejoice! Roland has announced the inclusion of the legendary Juno-60 in their array of Roland Cloud synths and plugins and as also part of their PlugOut format for the System-8 synth. The Roland JUNO-60 helped define the sound of the ‘80s and is highly prized for its vintage vibe…

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GRETSCH® EXPANDS ELECTROMATIC® CENTER BLOCK LINEUP

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - February 17, 2021

Gretsch® expands its Electromatic® Collection Center Block lineup with the brand new G5622 Electromatic Center Block Double-Cut with V-Stoptail, as well as new finishes for the G5622T Electromatic® Center Block Double-Cut with Bigsby®. Alive and loud, Electromatic® Center Block guitars are designed for that pure and powerful Gretsch sound at…

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FENDER ANNOUNCES 75th ANNIVERSARY PLATINUM AND DIAMOND COMMEMORATIVE SERIES

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - February 16, 2021

Founded in 1946, the Fender guitar brand has become synonymous with contemporary music. Everyone knows what a Fender guitar is! This year marks Fender’s Diamond Anniversary, celebrating 75 years of innovation and quality musical instrument manufacturing. (Check out our Fender historical article HERE) To mark the occasion Fender has announced…

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ADAM AUDIO T10S SUBWOOFER

Posted in Blog, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - February 15, 2021

The T10S is a powerful yet compact active subwoofer, designed to extend the bass response of any nearfield studio monitor. However, the subwoofer’s performance, features and connectivity are engineered specifically to complement ADAM Audio’s T5V and T7V speakers. Equipped with a down-firing 10 ̋ woofer and a 130 W Class-D amplifier, the…

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IBANEZ BTMINI BOOSTER PEDAL

Posted in Blog, Gear, Pedals    //    Post Date - February 10, 2021

Ibanez is proud to announce a new addition to the MINI pedal lineup. The BTMINI booster features three controls; BASS, TREBLE and LEVEL. Unlike a single knob booster, the BASS and TREBLE EQ enables significant tonal flexibility. For example, while set to the “Wide Range” setting (Turing Bass and Treble…

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ADAM AUDIO T8V STUDIO MONITORS. EASY ON THE EARS AND POCKET

Posted in Blog, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - February 9, 2021

High quality sound at an affordable cost is a sales line you often hear in the audio business but sometimes the talk doesn’t match the walk. However,  the sheer weight of numbers in positive feedback to Adam Audio’s T Series powered monitors would suggest that they could legitimately use that…

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SOLID STATE LOGIC INTRODUCE UF8 ADVANCED STUDIO DAW CONTROLLER

Posted in Blog, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - February 4, 2021

The culmination of 40 years of mastering studio ergonomics experience, the new Solid State Logic UF8 controller delivers a new level of user focused design; insightful displays, intelligent fader and control access and function, multiple stand angles for user defined placement, and a production workflow enhancing control layout. The high-spec…

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JACKSON® HONOURS MARTY FRIEDMAN PRO SERIES SIGNATURE MARTY FRIEDMAN MF-1

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - February 3, 2021

Jackson® continues its longstanding relationship with guitarist Marty Friedman by honouring the virtuoso with the all-new Pro Series Signature Marty Friedman MF-1. One of the most influential and respected players in the world, Marty Friedman’s impactful and game-changing contributions to heavy metal and guitar in general continue to inspire generations…

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FENDER LAUNCHES CHRISSIE HYNDE SIGNATURE TELECASTER

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - February 3, 2021

Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) today released the Chrissie Hynde Telecaster® in its first ever collaboration with the singer-songwriter and guitar icon. The Signature model is a tribute to the Ice Blue Metallic Fender Telecaster® guitar that Hynde bought in a New York City shop nearly forty years ago. Since,…

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CARS AND GUITARS! FENDER COLLABORATE WITH BARRETT-JACKSON

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - February 1, 2021

Barrett-Jackson and Fender® Custom Shop Collaborate on 1969 Ford Mustang Resto-Mod with Matching Fender Custom ’69 Stratocaster® Guitar, Tone Master® Deluxe Reverb® Amplifier Cars and guitars have always been a big part of rock ’n’ roll history, romanticised in song by many legendary artists from the Beach Boys to Springsteen….

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