22 Oct · It's 100 years since Leon Theremin invented a strange electronic musical instrument. Moog is celebrating by releasing the Claravox Centennial Theremin - the most versatile theremin ever produced.
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22 Oct · Shure's DuraPlex subminiature microphone is designed to withstand water, dust and dirt. Could this be the ideal choice for location recording and theatre work?
21 Oct · This new '59 Les Paul model is the first collaboration between Epiphone and Gibson's Custom Shop, and features Gibson USA Burstbucker pickups, a long neck tenon, CTS pots, and '50s-era wiring.
21 Oct · Flywheel brings back the subtle imperfections of tape recording thanks to simulated saturation, hysteresis, upper frequency damping, and head bumps. Is this the best tape sim plug-in for €25?
21 Oct · Solar Guitars' A1.6 Vinter is a super cool six-string in an eye catching, all-over, Pearl White matte finish, and comes loaded with an Evertune bridge and a set of Fishman Fluence Modern humbuckers.
21 Oct · Paragon is a highly advanced reverb that makes short work of IRs by re-synthesizing them and lets you create surround reverbs from mono sources. It's big and expensive, but it's the way forward!
21 Oct · Fender's new FindYourFender app is an interesting new tool aimed at newcomers to guitar, bass and ukulele that recommends instruments from its vast range based on a few preferences.
21 Oct · Aura consists of 4 separate sound engines, each with a dedicated X/Y pad for parameter morphing. These are complemented by a collection of 23+ audio effects, 10 of which can be modulated...
21 Oct · Peavey has just officially announced that it will restart production of the HP 2, a guitar based on the Wolfgang model from the 1990s designed in cooperation with the late Eddie Van Halen.
21 Oct · The new Taurus Stomp-Head 6.CE pedalboard amplifier packs plenty of power and classic amp tones in a compact unit, and has a 12AX7 tube at the heart of its tone.
21 Oct · If you've ever wondered what Fender's take on the Gibson Les Paul Custom would look like, here's your answer. Will this new limited-edition hybrid guitar sound like one though?
21 Oct · Suffering from composers' block? The makers of Jamahook say their new tool generates melody and harmony loops that will fit your song's key, tempo and mood.
20 Oct · The Rupert Neve Designs 5254 Diode Bridge Compressor delivers two channels of classic Neve 2254-style compression in one unit of rack space, with some modern improvements.
20 Oct · After a global campaign of intrigue and excitement teasing a new synth in collaboration with Aphex Twin it ends up in crushing disappointment. They could have just given us a bunch of stickers.
20 Oct · Hand made in Montreal, the new NU-33 Vinyl Engine from SolidGoldFX is a "lo-fi" chorus/vibrato pedal with a special vinyl mode that simulates the warp and hiss of an old record.
20 Oct · You Mix, Route, Record/Mutate and Pan - that's what CVilization is all about through its 4 colour-coded modes of CV manipulation and it hopes to change your whole approach to modular.