Neo-Buster Soundhole Pickup

Fishman ToneDEQ Preamp and Neo-Buster Pickup made available

November 27, 2014 in Gear, News

The acoustic tech specialist prepares to make its Neo-Buster ‘feedback fighting’ soundhole pickup and ToneDEQ preamp available to all dealers…

Mike Love

Mike Love penning his memoirs

November 26, 2014 in News

Beach Boy Mike Love is to release a book about his spiritual life and the insider history of the band…

Janis Joplin

Janis Joplin biopic to start filming next year

November 25, 2014 in News

The Janis Joplin ‘Get It While You Can’ biopic is set to begin filming in the second half of 2015…

IK Multimedia iRig Mic HD-A and EZ Voice for Android

Vocal recording and processing solution for Android

November 22, 2014 in Gear, News

IK Multimedia brings real-time vocal digital processing to Samsung devices with the EZ Voice app and new iRig Mic HD-A…

Billy Joel

Billy Joel receives the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song

November 21, 2014 in News

Songwriter Billy Joel has been awarded the noted Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, in recognition of his contribution to songwriting…

Sarah McGowan

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Indian Summer’ by Sarah McGowan

November 20, 2014 in Music, News

Another great musical exclusive for you today as we premiere ‘Indian Summer’, the new single by Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter Sarah McGowan…

Babes In Toyland

Babes In Toyland are to reunite

November 19, 2014 in News

The much loved early 90s’ punk trio Babes In Toyland have confirmed they’re to reunite for a gig next February…

Fishman acoustic analog preamps

Fishman releases new Platinum acoustic analog preamps

November 18, 2014 in Gear, News

Acoustic amplification specialists take a fresh look at the Platinum range to create the Pro EQ and Stage all-analog preamps…

Band Aid 2014

Band Aid single raises £1M in five minutes

November 17, 2014 in News

Band Aid’s new version of ‘Do They Know It’s Christmas?’ reportedly made over £1M within first five minutes of release…

Laurel Canyons

Laurel Canyons touring this month

November 16, 2014 in News

Rising indie four-piece Laurel Canyons are set to head out on tour with fellow Sheffielders The Crookes later this month…

Patti Smith

Patti Smith to play Vatican concert

November 15, 2014 in News

The legendary punk poet/songwriter will appear in the Vatican Christmas concert at the Auditorium Conciliazione in Rome on 13 December…

Focusrite Scarlett Solo Studio Pack

Focusrite compiles studio recording set-up

November 14, 2014 in Gear, News

The new Scarlett Solo Studio Pack with interface, mic, headphones, cable and software, for musicians and songwriters to record anywhere…

Foo Fighters

Foo Fighters announce UK live dates

November 13, 2014 in News

Dave Grohl and co will play five shows in May and June 2015 in support of new album ‘Sonic Highways’…

Gretsch G9520-BRB Jim Dandy Flat Top

Gretsch releases limited edition ‘Jim Dandy’ flat top acoustic

November 12, 2014 in Gear, News

The Fender brand announces the release of a second-edition limited release instrument, faithful to the retro Gretsch ‘Rex’ parlor guitars…

Fender releases new acoustic-electric pack

November 11, 2014 in Gear, News

The venerable US guitar maker unveils the FA-300CE Acoustic/Electric guitar pack with SLIDE interface plus AmpliTube and Rock Prodigy software…

Fleetwood Mac announce European tour

November 10, 2014 in Events, News

Fleetwood Mac announce a European tour with UK dates – and it seems the rumours about Glastonbury just won’t die…

Dylan wanted to make a record with The Beatles and Rolling Stones

November 9, 2014 in News

Producer Glyn Johns has declared that Bob Dylan sought to make a record together with The Beatles and Rolling Stones…

Stars line-up for Band Aid 30th anniversary single

November 8, 2014 in News

Bob Geldof is assembling another all-star line-up to record another charity single, 30 years on from the original Band Aid…

The Holy Bible

Manic Street Preachers album to get 20th anniversary reissue

November 7, 2014 in News

Manic Street Preachers have announced details of a special 20th anniversary edition reissue of their legendary album ‘The Holy Bible’…

James Robinson

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Start A Fire’ by James Robinson

November 6, 2014 in Music, News

Another great song exclusive for you today, as we present the public debut of ‘Start A Fire’ by James Robinson…

Peggy with banjo

Peggy Seeger to receive Women In Music Award

November 5, 2014 in News

Folk songwriter Peggy Seeger is to be honoured this month with the inaugural ‘Women In Music Award for Creative Inspiration’…

Spice Girls

Spice Girls song “most recognisable of last 60 years”

November 4, 2014 in News

Are you a ‘Wannabe’ pop songwriter? Then you might want to take a leaf out of the Spice Girls’ book……