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Roland Corporation Founder Ikutaro Kakehashi (1930 – 2017)

Roland Corporation Founder, Co-Founder Of MIDI Dead at 87 From Music Trades Magazine IKUTARO KAKEHASHI, an electronic music industry pioneer who over a seven-decade career co-authored the MIDI standard and founded Roland Corporation, died on March 31. He was 87 years old. At the time of his death, he was chairman of ATV, a new […]

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Chuck Berry “the Father of Rock ‘n’ Roll” Dead at 90

Born: October 18, 1926, St. Louis, MO Died: March 18, 2017 A post on the St. Charles County police Facebook page said officers responded to a medical emergency at a residence around 12:40 p.m. (1:40 p.m. ET) Saturday and found an unresponsive man inside. “Unfortunately, the 90-year-old man could not be revived and was pronounced […]

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Elvis Costello Chooses Cloud 44-A Ribbon Mic for Solo Tour

Front-of-house engineer Fernando Alvarez details why the 44-A is ideal for the iconic singer-songwriter’s live performances On his recent Detour solo tour, Elvis Costello accompanied himself on guitar as he sang his trove of hits. For a segment in which he performed inside a set designed to look like a life-size vintage television screen, he […]

Pedal Effects Press Release slideshow

Radial North-Star™, overdrive and power booster, is now shipping

Vancouver, BC – Radial Engineering Ltd. is pleased to announce the North-Star™, a combination overdrive and power booster, is now shipping. The North-Star has been designed with today’s rock-oriented country guitarist in mind, but its versatile overdrive circuit makes it suitable for all styles and genres. When it comes to overdriven open chords and double-stop bends, […]

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Progressive-Metal Band Haken is Rockin’ with BEHRINGER

Haken is a London-based progressive metal band formed in 2007. They have been a force in the prog-rock world since the release of their third album, The Mountain, in 2013, and were recently featured on the latest Cruise To The Edge, the floating prog-rock festival. As of 2016, Haken has released four full-length studio albums […]

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IK Multimedia introduces Fulltone® guitar & bass effects collection for AmpliTube

A collaboration with the legendary Californian boutique sound manufacturer unveiled IK Multimedia is proud to present the new Fulltone® Collection for AmpliTube for Mac/PC, which offers guitarists and all musicians an essential palette of sounds that span from classic to contemporary tones. Boutique sound for the discerning musician Guitarist and composer Michael Fuller founded Fulltone […]

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Tyson Tone Lab’s ‘Precious and Grace’ Pickups Reproduce the Legendary ’59 PAF Tone

Replicating the electromagnetic properties and mechanics behind vintage Gibson PAF humbuckers is one thing, but nailing the classic tonal flavor and unique feel is another. Tyson Tone Lab is proud to announce a new set of era-correct PAF humbuckers that are based on a particularly nice sounding pair of original 1959 PAFs. They are specifically […]

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IK Multimedia releases iRig Recorder 3, audio/video recording app for iPhone and iPad

Now with pro audio effects, video recording and much more IK Multimedia is proud to announce the release of iRig Recorder 3, the new version of the popular audio recording app which now supports video recording plus includes a wider collection of pro audio effects, expanded sharing capabilities via a number of online services and social […]

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Ernie Ball Offers CradleTune – A Workbench in Your Gigbag

Ernie Ball CradleTune utilizes a tuner and tripod to provide an integrated, portable solution for quick and easy setups, maintenance, or string changes Ernie Ball, the world’s premier manufacturer of guitar strings, musical instrument accessories, volume pedals, offers CradleTune, a powerful tool for guitarists. CradleTune utilizes a tuner and tripod to provide an integrated, portable […]