660 Guitars announced today the introduction of their latest guitar design, the CT/52. The CT/52 has been engineered as a modern slant on a classic, single-cut guitar design. The CT/52 extends 660 Guitars’ already robust line of American-made instruments, featuring Continue reading 660 Guitars Introduces the CT/52
The idea behind Klimper is pretty simple, In theory, but fiendishly complex to execute. To find chords that will work in a musical way with a particular scale or with other chords and to find scales that work well with a specific set of notes. Other apps Continue reading Review -Klimper, strikes the right chord…
Gretsch has refreshed its Electromatic® Collection Hollow Body models with new features and finishes for summer 2016.
The Electromatic Collection represents a series of no nonsense guitars that define pure and powerful Gretsch instruments. Bold, Continue reading Gretsch Announces The Upgraded Electromatic Collection
Based on a 1940’s mandolin originally owned by a US Serviceman who fought at and survived the Omaha beach landings The Gordon Giltrap Vintage ‘D-Day Mandolin’ (VPM44 £249 UK rrp) has been faithfully reproduced by Vintage® as a poignant reminder Continue reading Vintage Launches Gordon Giltrap D-Day Mandolin
Specially appointed to commemorate the 2016 Experience PRS event, the Experience PRS 2016 Custom 24-08 adds a new control layout to the company’s most classic model. The Custom 24 first officially debuted at PRS Guitars’ first NAMM show in 1985 and has been played by internationally Continue reading PRS Guitars Celebrate Experience PRS Event with Limited-Edition Custom 24-08
Source Audio has released the L.A. Lady Overdrive, Kingmaker Fuzz, and AfterShock Bass Distortion, the latest additions to the One Series line of effects pedals. All three pedals feature a compact housing and the straight-forward control Continue reading Source Audio Releases The L.A. Lady Overdrive
But that is a good thing. £3.99, which is not bad at all. You can find it here……
I know it is a US issue, and Clinton is a charmless political hack, but Trump? Really? Grea piece in the Atlantic today……”As I was about to push “publish” on this item, news arrived of a significant official defection from Team Trump. Republican Senator Mark Kirk, in a very difficult race for re-election in Illinois, withdrew his endorsement of Continue reading The Mayor of Trump..ton
Though there are alternatives to Audiobus slowly developing, it is still the most versatile app out there if you are serious about iOS music, and it is currently free. What are you waiting for?
You can grab it here…..
With my arm in plaster I spent a lot time on this. It is beautiful, powerful and a masterpiece of elegant design…..in all it is totes amazballs Continue reading Patterning Drums 1.1
After a loooong period of silence, there have been 2 recent updates for the grand old man of iOS amp apps, Ampkit. The updates are nothing special, just stability tweaks, but the fact that the amp is being updated at all is interesting. Could there be more substantial updates ahead? If you know anything, let me know.
Laws amercy! IK have released an update for Amplitube in iOS. We are talking New Mesa Boogie models for in-app purchase and as a freebie, the loopy drummer and 1 track of the DAW recorder. There are also a few reliability tweaks.q
I’ll give those boogies a go when I have a chance, if they are anywhere as good as the VST version, then it will be happy days.
I don’t think that a full-on big bodied Gretsch is going to be a first guitar for that many people, but it is always nice to know that they are out there, and for rockabilly there is nothing better. Now Gretsch are opening up the market for their classic guitars with the insanely cheep Streamliner range….. Continue reading Have Gretsch made the prettiest guitars for under £400?
I remember the first time I heard Amplitube, latency so bad it could not be played live, modelling that today seems laughably crude, but it just seemed like……the future. Continue reading Review-Amplitube 4 Desktop…..Don’t mock the Marshalls