Taylor Grand Concert acoustic guitar

Taylor Guitars continues its maple musical revival

April 24, 2015 in Gear, News

The California-based guitar manufacturer expands its maple 600 Series acoustics with the new 612ce and 612ce 12-Fret Grand Concert models… Tags: , , ,

AKG C314

AKG unveils C314 condenser mic

April 23, 2015 in Gear, News

AKG reveals a new dual-diaphragm condenser microphone, at Musikmesse 2015, with four selectable polar patterns and an overload LED indicator… Tags: , , ,

Gibson Brands Les Paul Reference Monitors

Gibson showcases new Les Paul reference monitors

April 15, 2015 in Gear, News

4-inch, 6-inch and 8-inch studio speaker systems get the iconic Les Paul treatment, in Cherry, Cherry Burst, and Tobacco Burst… Tags: , , ,

BluGuitar

BluGuitar unveils new line of guitar cabinets

April 14, 2015 in Gear, News

The NANOCAB and FATCAB are to be launched at this week’s Musikmesse trade fair by the BluGuitar founder Thomas Blug… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Korg Havian 30 digital ensemble piano

KORG prepares to launch Havian 30 digital keyboard

April 8, 2015 in Gear, News

The upcoming Musikmesse trade show in Frankfurt gives KORG an opportunity to showcase several new products, including this ensemble piano… Tags: , , , , ,

The Ashburn from John Page Classic

John Page Classic introduces the Ashburn

April 4, 2015 in Gear, News

Model provides the magic touch of John Page – former co-founder of Fender’s Custom Shop – in a production guitar… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Arturia Audiofuse

Arturia prepare to light the AudioFuse

March 28, 2015 in Gear, News

The French software and hardware manufacturer readies its latest innovation – a next-generation USB interface with two DiscretePRO microphone preamps… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Perri's Beatles guitar gig bag

Perri’s launches Beatles guitar accessories

March 20, 2015 in Gear, News

The Canadian family-owned leather company releases a range of guitar straps, gig bags and picks, honouring the iconic British band… Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Positive Grid 'Mobile Guitar Effects Month'

Positive Grid launches ‘Mobile Guitar Effects Month’

March 14, 2015 in Gear, News

Starting in March, the US music software specialist partners with PreSonus and Griffin for a new mobile guitar product giveaway… Tags: , , , ,

PRS S2 Vela

PRS Guitars reveals the S2 Vela

March 13, 2015 in Gear, News

The new, made-in-the-US, stripped-for-action Vela joins the Mira and Starla models in PRS’s ‘alt-guitars’ S2 line-up in stores next month… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Tascam Trackpack 2x2

Tascam unveils the Trackpack 2×2

March 8, 2015 in Gear, News

A recording bundle includes a US-2×2 USB audio interface, a TM-80 condenser mic with mount, TH-02 headphones and DAW software… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Arturia KeyLab 88 controller keyboard

Arturia’s KeyLab 88 becomes available

March 6, 2015 in Gear, News

The French manufacturer declares the release of the pro-grade, 88-note hammer-action hybrid MIDI keyboard controller, with Analog Lab software synth… Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Ableton Live 9.2 released as beta

Ableton releases Live 9.2 as public beta

February 27, 2015 in Gear, News

A free update of the popular DAW introduces latency compensated automation, improved warping, 64 drum pads for Push and more… Tags:

Manuel Rodríguez Guitars Flamenco Moderna FLM0500

Say hola to the Flamenco Moderna

February 22, 2015 in Gear, News

Spanish instrument luthier Manuel Rodríguez Guitars introduces two new nylon string acoustic-electrics with low-profile neck, thinner body and Fishman electronics… Tags: , , , , ,

Daughter

Shure Songwriting Award judge confirmed

February 20, 2015 in Competitions, Gear, News

The Institute of Contemporary Music Performance launches Shure’s annual songwriting competition, in partnership with BASCA, with indie band Daughter judging… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Ed Sheeran X Signature Edition Martin Guitar

Sheeran and Martin join forces again

February 17, 2015 in Gear, News

Martin Guitar and the multi-platinum singer-songwriter team up for a second time to create the Ed Sheeran X Signature Edition… Tags: , , , ,

GMF Music Ai1 DI and preamp

GMF Music introduces a new acoustic DI with preamp

February 14, 2015 in Gear, News

New Iowa-based product developer joins the market with a compact interface, with analog signal path, for musicians on the go… Tags: , , ,

Breedlove 25th anniversary models

Breedlove celebrates 25 years with new acoustics

February 10, 2015 in Gear, News

In celebration of their 25th year in the business, the Breedlove Guitar Company introduces four new anniversary acoustic guitar models… Tags: , , , , , ,

IK Multimedia iRig Mic Studio

IK brings the large-diaphragm mic to mobile recording

February 1, 2015 in Gear, News

iRig Mic Studio is unveiled, boasting 24-bit A/D converters and high-definition preamp in an enclosure that’s smaller than an iPhone… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Behringer Motör Series USB/MIDI Keyboard Controllers

Behringer gets the Motör running

January 31, 2015 in Gear, News

The new Motör series 61-key and 49-key USB/MIDI master keyboard controllers include touch-sensitive motorised faders and backlit, pressure-sensitive drum pads… Tags: , , , ,