17 Jan 2017 · Djent in a box: Misha Mansoor has put his drive sound into the Precision Drive pedal, which for a boutique distortion pedal has some appealingly low introductory pricing...
Equipment news, leaks and tips
17 Jan 2017 · Evidence is mounting that Toptop Audio are working on a digital, sample based, possibly granular module for Eurorack called ONE. Let's follow the breadcrumbs.
17 Jan 2017 · SSL's rack-mounted analogue summing mixer Sigma Delta was already an interesting product, but with the version 2.1 update, it's moved way ahead of the competition.
17 Jan 2017 · Looks like Gibson know that many guitarists want a cheaper option: The new S Series range has been announced for 2017. But how are they managing to cut all those costs?
16 Jan 2017 · Jef's guitar predictions for NAMM 2017 are bold as love and dumb as hell - it's almost as though he made them all up...
16 Jan 2017 · Real springs bring real, human triggered noise generation to your Eurorack. Launching at NAMM the EF110M Blackfly is for serious hands-on wigglers.
16 Jan 2017 · A picture has emerged that could represent an imminent PO Sampler from Teenage Engineering, or at least I think so.
16 Jan 2017 · Ken MacBeth teases a new synthesizer prototype on Facebook. The Exacta looks like something we need to hear sooner rather than later.
16 Jan 2017 · You know that twangy sound from that Panjabi MC Indian dance track from 1999? It was a Tumbi and Tumbi-Tronik is a virtual instrument dedicated to that traditional single stringed Indian instrument.
16 Jan 2017 · Pakotec announce a rental platform for accessing plugins. Will the biggest plug-in developers make their effects and virtual instruments available this way?
16 Jan 2017 · Softube have recently restated that Console 1 is alive and kicking - and now rumour has it there's an update announcement slated for NAMM 2017....
15 Jan 2017 · JoeCo are to premiere a 'budget' BLUEBOX audio interface, with 24 line and 16 ADAT inputs and 24 line outputs. But the new box is already facing stiff competition from recently announced RME and Focusrite ...
15 Jan 2017 · Supro is launching a slew of vintage-inspired guitars with their roots firmly in the 1950s and 1960s. Will these new recreations of vintage classics steal the show?
15 Jan 2017 · The distinct Bullseye pattern of the Odin Genesis Grail harkens back to the glory days when the Ozzy and Zakk unleashed their music on the rock world.
14 Jan 2017 · Fender Custom Shop have salvaged leftover wood from the USS Constitution, no less, and used it for two "Old Ironside" show-piece amps for NAMM 2017. Ahoy!
14 Jan 2017 · QSC are showing three new products at NAMM: The K Cardioid Sub extends the K Series, while the E Series sees a dual 18" sub and a dual 15" full-range unit. And the prices seem fair, too.