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GIBSON ANNOUNCES NEW ORIGINAL, MODERN and CUSTOM SHOP COLLECTIONS

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - May 1, 2019

For the past 125 years, Gibson has been synonymous with creating, shaping and owning sound across generations of artists and multiple genres of music. At the start of the year, Gibson emerged as the legitimate leader again with their much-anticipated return to NAMM, the world’s largest music industry show. The ‘new’ Gibson…

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VOX VX15 & VX50 GTV LIGHTWEIGHT AMPS

Posted in Amplifiers, Blog, Gear, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - April 29, 2019

Released at Winter NAMM in January were additions to the VX line of modeling amps including the entry-level VX15 GT and Nutube-equipped VX50 GTV. Vox Australia’s Tom Baeppler shows us what they can do here in this video demo. Tom goes through a range of different amp models and effects…

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ROLAND HP700 DIGITAL PIANO SERIES

Posted in Blog, Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - April 11, 2019

Playing the piano is one of life’s most rewarding experiences, whether teaching yourself or watching your family discover a passion for music. Roland’s all-new HP700 series supports your ambitions with gorgeous piano sound, sophisticated styling, and helpful features that’ll keep you coming back for more. And with the flexibility and…

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ALL-NEW BALL FAMILY RESERVE INSTRUMENTS 

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - April 9, 2019

The Ernie Ball Music Man Ball Family Reserve series is a celebration of our heritage in instrument craftsmanship. These rare pieces are offered in limited production runs and allow us to present instruments to the public that were previously reserved for family and our loyal artists. This month features the StingRay…

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ORANGE TREMLORD 30 AND PEDAL BABY 100

Posted in Amplifiers, Gear    //    Post Date - April 5, 2019

Orange Amplification’s latest new products, the TremLord 30 and Pedal Baby 100 are receiving rave reviews worldwide and are already proving to be a hit with artists. The TremLord 30, Orange’s most vintage guitar amp ever, is a 30w 1×12 all valve guitar combo with built-in valve driven tremolo and…

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FENDER® CELEBRATES GUNS N’ ROSES BASSIST DUFF MCKAGAN WITH SIGNATURE BASS

Posted in Bass, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - March 29, 2019

Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) this week released the Duff McKagan Deluxe Precision Bass® the latest iteration of Fender’s collaboration with the Guns N’ Roses bassist and New York Times bestselling author. The newest model in Fender’s Artist Signature Series captures the true musical essence of Rock & Roll Hall of…

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POSITIVE GRID RELEASES BIAS FX 2

Posted in Computer (Software, plug-ins), Gear    //    Post Date - March 21, 2019

Positive Grid Releases BIAS FX 2 Guitar Amp and Effects Processor Featuring Guitar Match Emulation New second-generation version of the award-winning BIAS FX software includes massive collection of amps, pedals, FX — and now virtual guitars. Positive Grid is proud to announce the release of BIAS FX 2, the next…

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IBANEZ 2019 ANNIVERSARY SIGNATURE MODEL INSTRUMENTS

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - March 11, 2019

It’s been a couple of months since the huge Winter NAMM Show in Anaheim and we’re still catching up on some of the wonderful releases. Ibanez had a great show this year and included in their new offerings were some significant signature anniversary model instruments for Andy Timmons, Paul Gilbert…

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NAMM Show 2019: PHIL JONES BASS INTERVIEW & BIG HEAD PRO CHAT

Posted in Amplifiers, Bass, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - February 19, 2019

Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips chats with Phil Jones about the new PJB Big Head Pro Headphone Amp and a general discussion on Phil’s philosophy on sound. Phil Jones Bass products distributed in Australia by http://egm.net.au/ PJB has introduced a high performance multi-function headphone amplifier/digital audio interface: the BIGHEAD PRO (Model…

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NAMM Show 2019: COLE CLARK GUITARS JOINS KORG USA

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - February 19, 2019

At Winter NAMM, Cole Clark Guitars announced a huge association with Korg USA. We chat with Cole Clark CEO Miles Jackson about new product, Neil Kennedy about Cole Clark basses, as well as Korg’s Brian Piccolo, Director of Brand about the Cole Clark association. Lloyd Spiegel also plays us some…

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