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GIBSON SHOWCASES AT MUSIC CHINA 2020

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - October 30, 2020

Gibson, the iconic American instrument brand, is showcasing an array of new guitars, products and livestream events at Music China 2020 Asia’s largest trade show of musical instruments at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre, now through Oct. 31. For the past 18 years, Music China has generated tremendous growth…

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INTRODUCING ROLAND V-DRUMS TD-07KV

Posted in Blog, Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - October 29, 2020

The new V-Drums TD-07KV combines high-end sound, superior expression, and uncompromising playability—all packed into a compact and affordable electronic kit that will keep you coming back for more. Conveniently compact and ideal for drumming at home, the TD-07KV V-Drums kit delivers the superior expression and playability of high-end V-Drums in…

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GIBSON ANNOUNCE TOOL’S ADAM JONES 1979 LES PAUL CUSTOM

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - October 27, 2020

Gibson and Tool guitarist Adam Jones are pleased to announce the kick-off of their partnership and collaboration with the Gibson Custom Shop Adam Jones 1979 Les Paul Custom guitar. “I’m proud to finally show the world the first release in our multi-year partnership with Adam Jones,” says Cesar Gueikian, Gibson…

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NEW DARKGLASS 500 SERIES AMPS

Posted in Amplifiers, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - October 23, 2020

Darkglass Electronics are proud to unveil two new additions to the Darkglass amplifier lineup – Microtubes 500v2 and Alpha·Omega 500, featuring our signature Dual Microtubes and Alpha·Omega drive engines respectively. With the instantly recognizable sleek Darkglass design on the outside, these two models both pack a real punch on the…

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MOOG INTRODUCES CLARAVOX CENTENNIAL THEREMIN

Posted in Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - October 22, 2020

One of the first known electronic musical instruments, the theremin has seen a remarkable century as the otherworldly sound adored in film and TV soundtracks, a staple of avant-garde music, and a sonic companion for groundbreaking moments in world history. To commemorate the instrument’s 100th anniversary, pioneering electronic musical instrument…

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COLE CLARK ANNOUNCES T-REX FX AUSTRALIAN DISTRIBUTION

Posted in Blog, Gear, Pedals    //    Post Date - October 14, 2020

Australian guitar manufacturer Cole Clark have announced that they are now the Australian distributor for T-Rex effects. Being among the pioneers of the modern effects pedal manufacturers, Denmark’s T-Rex Engineering was brought to the world in 1996. Guitarists and engineers, Lars Dahl and Sebastian Jensen, conceived ideas and technical solutions…

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FENDER® DEBUTS ALL-NEW AMERICAN PROFESSIONAL II SERIES, + ANNOUNCES ‘THE ONE. FOR ALL.‘ CAMPAIGN

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - October 14, 2020

Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) today released the all-new American Professional II series, the second generation of its flagship electric guitars and basses. In late 2016, Fender introduced the American Professional series, combining a longstanding history of quality with handmade craftsmanship to provide the world’s most relevant artists with a…

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JOE BONAMASSA EPIPHONE LES PAUL CUSTOM “BLACK BEAUTY”

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - October 9, 2020

Epiphone presents the new Joe Bonamassa Les Paul Custom “Black Beauty”, available worldwide. As the eighth signature guitar from the pre-eminent blues guitarist of his generation, Joe Bonamassa and Epiphone’s Luthiers collaborated for two years at Epiphone headquarters in Nashville, TN to create the guitar which was based off one…

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OUR VOX CAMBRIDGE 5O AMP WINNER IS …

Posted in Amplifiers, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - October 5, 2020

The Vox Cambridge50 amp competition we ran in conjunction with our Peter Green video tribute has been run and won. The answer to the question, ‘What colour was Peter Green’s Manalishi’ is of course, Green! The winner is Linda Campbell of The Gap in Brisbane. The Vox Cambridge50 amp will…

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WIL CALHOUN JOINS GRETSCH DRUMS ARTIST FAMILY

Posted in Blog, Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - October 2, 2020

Gretsch Drums is delighted to announce that Grammy Award winning drummer, Will Calhoun, is now an official endorser. 

 Best known as the drummer of the alternative rock band, Living Colour, Calhoun’s extraordinary creative vision and drumming talents have seen him contribute to many and varied music genres including jazz, rock,…

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