15 Feb · Two brand new budget multi-effect units from Zoom, the new G1 Four and G1X Four, cram in a bunch of effects, amp simulations, a tuner and drum machine for a very nice price.
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15 Feb · Verv is a string machine based on tape loops that have been left in the sun, on the dashboard of a car, in the desert, for the summer. It's wobbly wonderland of degraded sounds.
15 Feb · JHS, Benson Amps and Walrus Audio are among the manufacturers withdrawing products from sale and although Adams has apologized via Twitter, he's now under investigation by the FBI.
15 Feb · Mutes is a 4-channel performance muting module with momentary and latched mutes based on vactrols for smooth, clickless action. Perfect for switching audio and CV creatively through your rack.
14 Feb · Pro audio manufacturer PMC has launched its new IB2S-AII range of active studio monitors. It covers the single cabinet IB2S-AII; and the IB2S XBD-AII twin cabinet reference monitors. With both analog and ...
14 Feb · Citing a problem with manufacturing Teenage Engineering has elected to cancel and refund all pre-orders on the 170 Modular Synth and 16 Keyboard Sequencer.
13 Feb · Have you ever wanted to emulate a Roland TB-303 with your guitar? EHX promises that you can use its new Mono Synth Guitar Synthesizer to reach that higher state - no MIDI required!
13 Feb · The new updated RK5 Signature Fly Rig V2 is a new incarnation of Tech21's multi-effects pedal for Richie Kotzen, with added features and finally some modulation FX on board.
13 Feb · A new Joe Perry Signature model Gibson Les Paul that has Stratocaster elements? Yes, that is exactly how the Aerosmith guitarist is describing his soon to be released new guitar on Twitter.
13 Feb · ALK2 takes the concept of the looper pedal into the arrangement space of the DAW and let's you pre-arrange your live looping experience. And now Windows users get to have a go.
13 Feb · Legendary pedal builder Bill Finnegan has once again started selling the original Klon Centaur overdrive one at a time on eBay, each hand-built by the man himself.
12 Feb · The HapiNES and Acid8 mini synthesizers get an update with a smart new case and MIDI connectivity. The rest is kind of underwhelming from the usually very progressive Twisted Electrons.
12 Feb · Overloud has updated its TH virtual guitar rig software, adding features like the Rig Player, a function to swap out the virtual tubes as well as a variac simulation.
11 Feb · TC Electronic has just announced the new BAM200 - and it is a lot of bass amp for very little money. It's aimed at gigging bassists on a budget, or players needing a small practice rig.
11 Feb · Developer Denise.io offers a refreshing take on bit-crushing and flanging, two ways of of making your tracks stand out from the crowd by adding texture and movement.
10 Feb · When does the 'Brown Sound' get too, well, brown? Guitar tone chaser Joan Segeborn has taken an old Marshall head and cabs and run them through a Variac, taking us brown sound tone adventure.