Guitars

AC/DC: Young Lust

AC/DC: Young Lust Ballbreaker, AC/DC’s Angus and Malcolm Young demonstrate yet again that they are randy as a pair of billygoats, out of their minds...

AC/DC's Angus Young on the Rhythm Guitar Playing of Malcolm Young

AC/DC's Angus Young on the Rhythm Guitar Playing of Malcolm Young Malcolm's really underrated. He makes the band sound so full, and I couldn't ask...

Malcolm Young, AC/DC Co-Founding Guitarist, Dead at 64

Malcolm Young, AC/DC Co-Founding Guitarist, Dead at 64 Malcolm Young—one of rock's greatest rhythm guitarists of all time—died today at age 64. The...

Watch David Gilmour Play the Blues

Watch David Gilmour Play the Blues Although it's safe to say there's always been a strong blues influence in David Gilmour's guitar playing, we don't...

How and Why to Set the Action on a Strat for Blues

How and Why to Set the Action on a Strat for Blues Here's another "Tone Tuesday" video from Texas Blues Alley, the guys who brought...

Basses

Yamaha’s EAD promises drummers a ‘complete solution’

Yamaha’s EAD promises drummers a ‘complete solution’ Monday evening saw the launch of Yamaha’s new EAD10 acoustic electronic drum module, which looks set to be...

Marketing myths – smoke and mirrors in the boardroom?

Marketing myths – smoke and mirrors in the boardroom? Not so very long ago business was a lot simpler. A man, usually wearing a brown...

Pioneer DJ upgrades monitors

Pioneer DJ upgrades monitors Pioneer DJ has announced an upgrade to its 4″ active desktop monitor speaker, the DM-40, adding Bluetooth wireless technology to offer...

HK Audio’s new LUCAS rig aims for DJ market

HK Audio’s new LUCAS rig aims for DJ market HK Audio has unveiled the LUCAS 2K, a new compact PA optimised for mobile DJs, says...

Manson’s show celebrates 25th birthday

Manson’s show celebrates 25th birthday Mansons Guitar Shop celebrates its 25th year of guitar trading with the highly regarded Mansons Guitar Show event at the...

Other

Top 10 stories of the week: Industry backs parental pay campaign, Justice for Radiohead...

Top 10 stories of the week: Industry backs parental pay campaign, Justice for Radiohead drum tech, Bob Dylan guitar auction ...

Seagull overhauls Maritime acoustic range

Seagull overhauls Maritime acoustic range Canadian acoustic guitar specialist Seagull is overhauling its entire Maritime range of models for 2018. They will become the Maritime...

Kurzweil SP6 88 note Stage Piano available now

Kurzweil SP6 88 note Stage Piano available now Sound Technology has announced immediate availability of the all new Kurzweil SP6 Stage Piano. Sound Tech says: ‘Following...

Alpine’s new PartyPlug Pro Naturals now available

Alpine’s new PartyPlug Pro Naturals now available With the Christmas and New Year gig lists looming, Active Music has introduced new Alpine ear plugs –...

NAMM show to offer glimpse of MI’s future

NAMM show to offer glimpse of MI’s future An intriguing glimpse into potential future or musical instruments is being offered at January’s NAMM show (25-28...

Messe 2018 to introduce MerchDays

Messe 2018 to introduce MerchDays Musikmesse and Prolight + Sound will be introducing ‘MerchDays’ for its next show, in Frankfurt in April 2018, capitalising on...

Plugin Boutique launches Plugin+ distribution model

Plugin Boutique launches Plugin+ distribution model Absolute Music has been announced as an early adopter of the...

Messe Frankfurt adds merchandising area to Musikmesse and Prolight + Sound 2018

Messe Frankfurt adds merchandising area to Musikmesse and Prolight + Sound 2018 MerchDays will be open to...

Mad Professor celebrates new website launch with 20% customer discounts

Mad Professor celebrates new website launch with 20% customer discounts The site features a new UI, B2B...

Yamaha's #Platform88 project places pianos at London Underground stations to 'create a vibrant new...

Yamaha's #Platform88 project places pianos at London Underground stations to 'create a vibrant new community' The pianos...

Warwick Music Group extends BioCote partnership

Warwick Music Group extends BioCote partnership “Being BioCote protected provides players with the highest level of protection...

Lyon and Healy Harps announce new distribution division

Lyon and Healy Harps announce new distribution division The new division has signed an exclusive USA and...

EXCLUSIVE – Second retail website scam revealed

EXCLUSIVE – Second retail website scam revealed Mystery deepens over ‘fake’ sites By Gary Cooper Following the cloning of UK MI retailer Dawsons Music’s website by a...

AKG launches C636 ‘master reference’ handheld condenser

AKG launches C636 ‘master reference’ handheld condenser UK distributor Sound Technology has announced the immediate availability of an ambitious new handheld condenser microphone, the AKG...

JHS appoints Chris Walton Pro Audio Sales Specialist

JHS appoints Chris Walton Pro Audio Sales Specialist JHS has announced the appointment of Chris Walton as its Pro Audio Specialist for the UK and...