12 Apr · The new Way Huge Conspiracy Theory Professional Overdrive is based on the famous Klon Overdrive pedal, possibly one of the most expensive boutique pedals around. But this new clone is a lot cheaper!
Equipment news, leaks and tips
11 Apr · Unfortunately, fake PRS John Mayer Silver Sky models are currently popping up all over the Internet. Here's some pointers on how to tell a fake from the real deal.
11 Apr · The Sixty-Six is Fender's latest Alternate Reality model, combining Strat and Jazz Bass designs. While the specs and early demos look/sound promising, will it prove a winner with punters?
11 Apr · Mysterious new synthesizer company Superlative teases some images of their SB-1/Space Bee synth that has shades of the SH-101 about it. We should get to see it at Superbooth.
10 Apr · Dove Audio has brought the Waveplane Oscillator to Kickstarter with 6 dimensions of wavetable manipulation via XY waveplane coordinates and 4 morphable wavetables.
10 Apr · Yngwie Malmsteen has smashed well over 100 guitars in his lifetime. Now Sandvik claims to have made the world’s first smash-proof guitar - watch the neo-classical guitarist try and destroy it!
10 Apr · The famous MF-104M Moogerfooger Analog Delay has been out of supply since 2015 due to the lack of components for the pedal's construction. But now it is back! Well, kinda...
10 Apr · ROLI has made its upcoming Studio Player available as a public beta, containing all three of the company’s sound engines, adding a new interface and some effects and composition tools.
09 Apr · Shure has introduced the Twinplex series lavalier microphones. The sub-miniature wearable microphones feature a new dual-diaphragm design. They come in various colors and with a choice of connectors.
09 Apr · 3D renders and photos of PCBs have started to emerge of DinSyncs next replica project called JP-ONE. Scheduled for a big reveal at Superbooth we've scraped together a few details of what to expect.
09 Apr · Fender's Dragon and Mirrored Jimmy Page Telecasters recreate iconic guitars from the late Yardbirds/early Led Zep days. Now the firm has released new videos narrated by Mr Page that retell the story.
09 Apr · Stunning revolving "QB" cuboid Eurorack case curated by Romanian electronic and film music composer Silent Strike is the best thing you'll see in Eurorack today.
09 Apr · Brainworx and Plug-in Alliance promised us some software synths at NAMM earlier in the year. The first one to emerge is a rather brilliant recreation of the classic Oberheim SEM.
09 Apr · What happens when your Walkman decides to chew up and mangle your favourite cassette. Broken Tape will simulate the horror of unintended tape noise, delay and bit-crushed feedback.
09 Apr · A compact box of digitally realised SID goodness combining two classic chiptune filters, 2 voices and monophonic, duophonic, chord and drone modes. Coming in May.
09 Apr · The new Echo Fix EF-X2 is a real tape echo, but with some extra features that help it integrate into a modern world. These include DSP reverb and preamp, making this a great tool for studio and live.