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Brian May Amplitube Collection For Mac/PC, Iphone And Ipad Unveiled By IK Multimedia

IK Multimedia is proud to announce AmpliTube Brian May for Mac/PC, iPhone and iPad. Both feature precise models of the exact live and studio gear used by the legendary guitarist from the iconic band Queen – all recreated in collaboration with Brian May himself. From Brian’s treble booster to his three-amp live setup and carefully […]

Bass NAMM 2020

Cort Introduces Affordable Bass Guitar with 2-Humbucker Configuration

Cort expands the versatility of its Action Series of bass guitars with the new Action HH4, which provides players a two-humbucker configuration capable of producing a variety of sounds. In a series known for its affordability as well as its high craftsmanship, the Action HH4 stands out for its unique wiring configuration and its active/passive […]

Pedal Effects Rock

Royal Blood’s Mike Kerr On ‘Doing It Wrong’ and Creating His Own Sounds with Gamechanger Audio

Gamechanger’s Plasma Pedal uses high-voltage discharges within a xenon-filled tube to produce an entirely new landscape of distortion possibilities In a world overwhelmed with predictable and creatively emaciated mainstream rock acts, UK duo Royal Blood has made a career out of driving its savagely inspiring albums and live performances forward using uncommon techniques and a […]

Alternative Rock Electric

Gibson Announces Worldwide Release Of The Limited-Edition Chris Cornell ES-335 Tribute

Signature Guitar Pays Homage To Music Icon’s Legacy Gibson–the all American-made instrument brand—has released a new, limited-edition Chris Cornell Tribute ES-335 guitar. The Chris Cornell ES 335 Tribute honors the rock legend who has left a modern legacy and contribution to music history that transcends genres. “The voice of a generation, an artist for all […]

Blues Blues Rock Mikesgig Pick Pop Reviews Rock

Robbie Robertson Travels Inward And Outward With Sinematic

I did something tonight that I haven’t done in a really long time. I put on the headphones, cranked up the volume, and listened to a complete album without stopping. And that album was, Sinematic by Robbie Robertson. And what an album it is. From the first track, “I Hear You Paint Houses”, a duet […]


MXL Microphones Pays Homage To Classic West Coast Style With New CALIFORNIA-INSPIRED Microphone Series

The limited-edition Greetings From California Microphone Series Features Restyled Versions of MXL’s top-selling Condenser Microphones: the MXL 770, MXL 990 and MXL Tempo USB microphone. MXL Microphones, headquartered in Los Angeles, CA, will debut a California-inspired restyling of some of its best-selling studio condenser microphones at NAMM (Booth 14302). Drawing inspiration from classic west coast […]

Keyboards NAMM 2020

Korg Announces The SV-2 And SV-2 SP Stage Pianos—The Evolution Of A Modern Classic

With its unique, rounded form, and packed with the ultimate gig-ready sounds and an intuitive panel design, the SV-1 immediately became an unshakable bestseller. Now, after a decade since its first appearance, a new line of SV is ready to take center stage. Korg’s SV-2 Stage Vintage Pianos feature more of what has made SV […]

Acoustic Electric

Epiphone Evolves In 2020 With New Guitars and New Brand Look

Epiphone “For Every Stage,” new guitar collections and new energy. The new guitar portfolio has been reorganized into Epiphone Originals and Epiphone Inspired by Gibson. Epiphone’s Inspired by Gibson Collection offers fans classic Gibson models like the Les Paul, the SG,and the ES-335 at an accessible price. Designed from the original Gibson blueprints, Epiphone’s Inspired […]