Innovative drum sticks produced from an injection molded carbon fiber polymer give drummers a green choice TECHRA POLYMER carbon fiber drumsticks were developed to create balance, control, stiffness, vibration absorption, and durability. Because the weight of Techra sticks is the same as comparably sized sticks made of wood, the drummer can play with the same force […]
My one year all-access pass at Groove3.com is drawing to a close — and its been groovey! Groove3 is a video tutorial production company focused on serving the pro audio community. The tutorials at groove3.com revolve around the world of music recording and include all facets of software, hardware and production. You can learn about DAWs, plug-ins, virtual instruments, […]
Peavey Revalver 4 is a powerful stand alone and plug-in amp and effects modeling software for guitar and bass Revalver 4 starts as a free download available directly from Peavey Electronics. The sign up, download and installation process is straight forward and intuitive. The software is robust yet does over tax your cpu and has […]
Hand built basses from French luthier Sebastien Aquilina are musical works of art. Elegant design and understated appointments meld to create an eminently playable instrument.
The ToneWoodAmp SOLO is an electro-acoustic device that adds effects to an acoustic guitar (Reverb, Delay, Tremolo/Delay, Leslie style Tremolo, Auto-Wah and Overdrive) UNPLUGGED – with the effects emanating organically from the guitar’s sound hole and body with no amp and no speaker. No holes to drill, no screws. Late in the day on […]
Plays like butter…I just had a chance to try a set of Fodera’s light gauge nickels on my 5 string. Very zingy, yet punchy, for a nickel round. They felt a little edgy at first, not sticky, but you could almost feel a sharpness to the edges sliding up and down the neck. They mellowed after […]
This is a stunning minimalist instrument for the bass player who has everything I met with Russ Rubman at NAMM 2016 to play the Gittler space age work of art bass guitar. Wow! This thing is amazing. Incredibly light yet responsive with a big bass sound. It takes a couple minutes to adjust to the feel of the […]
Delivering classic Peavey tone, the MiniMEGA features 1,000 Watts of power and produces incredibly full and rich sound in a compact package that weighs in at only 9 lbs. This is a professional bass head at a very affordable price ($599 street).
“State of the bass” design and manufacturing techniques meld to produce one the finest bass amps available I met with Jeff Genzler in his booth on bass player row, shared with boutique bass builder Sebastien Aquilina, at the 2016 Winter NAMM show in Anaheim, California. The new Genzler amp and cabs are reminiscent of the […]
Mu-FX introduces the Boostron 3 multi-function all analog guitar stompbox at NAMM 2016 Mu-FX, born from the creator of the fabled Mu-Tron III, has returned to NAMM with a hot new stompbox for guitar. In a lighweight and robust aluminum enclosure, this pedal is packed with features that drive, overdrive and control your guitar and […]