Guitars

Free Music Sessions with Exciting New Artists and Music Ambassadors

Free Music Sessions with Exciting New Artists and Music Ambassadors Learn to Play Guitars and Pianos Discovery Day Saturday 18 February from 10.30 – 4.30 Yamaha Music...

Ovation’s Applause Brand Unveils Flatback Jump Series Acoustic Guitars

Ovation’s Applause Brand Unveils Flatback Jump Series Acoustic Guitars Applause by Ovation, known for their high-quality, affordable acoustic guitars, is proud to announce the release...

Fender Unveils Gold Foil Series

Fender Unveils Gold Foil Series Fender has unveiled the Gold Foil Series – Inspired by garage rock bands of the sixties, and the cult classic...

Fender Play Foundation partners with Sony Music Group’s Beyond The Instrument initiative

Fender Play Foundation partners with Sony Music Group’s Beyond The Instrument initiative Sony Music Group (SMG) today announced the global expansion of its annual Beyond...

Review – Dixon Artisan Series Shell Pack

Review – Dixon Artisan Series Shell Pack Here’s the latest review from our sister-site Drummer’s Review looking at a Dixon Artisan Series 5-piece shell pack,...

Review – Rathbone Guitars R3BCE Acoustic

Review – Rathbone Guitars R3BCE Acoustic Here’s the latest review from the team at our sister-site Acoustic Review looking at a Rathbone Guitars R3BCE electro-acoustic, featuring… Cutaway...

Roland Announces FP-E50 Digital Piano

Roland Announces FP-E50 Digital Piano Roland has announced the FP-E50, a powerful new addition to the acclaimed FP series lineup of portable digital pianos. The FP-E50...

Sunburst Trio added to popular Taylor American Dream Series

Sunburst Trio added to popular Taylor American Dream Series Taylor® Guitars, a leading global builder of premium acoustic guitars, is excited to introduce three new additions...

Keeley Electronics Parallax – Spatial Generator

Keeley Electronics Parallax – Spatial Generator Audio Distribution Group are pleased to announce the latest release form Keeley Electronics, the Parallax Spatial Generator. The Parallax –...

Professional Development Sessions to Bring the Future Into Focus at The 2023 NAMM Show

Professional Development Sessions to Bring the Future Into Focus at The 2023 NAMM Show The 2023 NAMM Show will offer established and emerging professionals in...

Jeff Beck – 1944 – 2023

Jeff Beck – 1944 – 2023 Music Instrument News is sad to report the death of legendary guitarist Jeff Beck at the age of 78. It...

BOSS Expands Katana Guitar Amplifier Range with Three New Models

BOSS Expands Katana Guitar Amplifier Range with Three New Models BOSS announces three new models in the best-selling lineup of Katana guitar amplifiers. The Katana-50...

Nembrini Audio’s New Bass Driver Plugin

Nembrini Audio’s New Bass Driver Plugin Nembrini Audio, is pleased to introduce its new Bass Driver plugin, a 3 band overdrive / amp sim based...

Rotosound enlists GEWA Music As New Distributor in Germany, France, Austria & Switzerland

Rotosound enlists GEWA Music As New Distributor in Germany, France, Austria & Switzerland From January 1, 2023 GEWA music GmbH will be the exclusive distributor...

Roland Debuts New Instrument Innovations and Enters Gaming Category at CES 2023

Roland Debuts New Instrument Innovations and Enters Gaming Category at CES 2023 Roland (Central Hall #15301), the world-leading electronic musical instruments and multimedia products brand,...

Basses

The 1975’s Matty Healy calls on Oasis to “Grow up” and “headline Glastonbury”

The 1975’s Matty Healy calls on Oasis to “Grow up” and “headline Glastonbury” Matty Healy of The 1975 has called on brothers Liam and Noel...

Bernie Marsden reflects on the Jeff Beck he knew: “He was so inspirational and...

Bernie Marsden reflects on the Jeff Beck he knew: “He was so inspirational and yet I knew that I could never go anywhere close...

Strymon officially releases Cloudburst ambient reverb guitar pedal

Strymon officially releases Cloudburst ambient reverb guitar pedal Strymon has officially released its latest reverb pedal, the Cloudburst, following a leak earlier this week (31...

Electro-Harmonix reissues the Slap Back Echo with a few modern tweaks 

Electro-Harmonix reissues the Slap Back Echo with a few modern tweaks  Electro-Harmonix has reissued a “1978 rarity”, the Slap Back Echo pedal, with modern upgrades...

Solar Guitars Chug Pedal review: It does the thing

Solar Guitars Chug Pedal review: It does the thing Reviewing the Chug Pedal, a new high-gain preamp pedal from Ola Englund’s Solar Guitars, is a...

Meet CVC: The no-nonsense, small-town psych rockers making big noise in the world of...

Meet CVC: The no-nonsense, small-town psych rockers making big noise in the world of guitar Proving yourself as a serious musician is always tricky, but...

Kickstarter launched to fund innovative new guitar and amp stand – The Altar

Kickstarter launched to fund innovative new guitar and amp stand – The Altar A new storage solution which is currently being funded on Kickstarter allows...

Check out this prototype of an EBow alternative, which hits multiple strings at once

Check out this prototype of an EBow alternative, which hits multiple strings at once A prototype of a handheld contactless strummer created by sound artist...

Free Music Sessions with Exciting New Artists and Music Ambassadors

Free Music Sessions with Exciting New Artists and Music Ambassadors Learn to Play Guitars and Pianos Discovery Day Saturday 18 February from 10.30 – 4.30 Yamaha Music...

Joe Bonamassa to release performance from Red Rocks Amphitheatre

Joe Bonamassa to release performance from Red Rocks Amphitheatre Joe Bonamassa has announced the release of Tales of Time, a live concert film and album...

“Everybody wanted to sign the next 1975, Arctic Monkeys and Biffy Clyro. No one...

“Everybody wanted to sign the next 1975, Arctic Monkeys and Biffy Clyro. No one gave a shit about a band like us!”: Cherym talk...

Victory Amps unveil the newest Sheriff amplifiers

Victory Amps unveil the newest Sheriff amplifiers Victory Amplification has announced the release of the new Sheriff 25 and VS100 Super Sheriff amps. READ MORE: Pitchfork...

Pitchfork double down on giving Greta Van Fleet’s first album a review score of...

Pitchfork double down on giving Greta Van Fleet’s first album a review score of 1.6 Pitchfork has defended giving Greta Van Fleet’s first album an...

Ozzy Osbourne has retired from touring

Ozzy Osbourne has retired from touring Ozzy Osbourne has announced that he has retired from touring. He has stated that he is not physically capable...

Yo La Tengo’s Ira Kaplan on the changing music scene and refusing to rely...

Yo La Tengo’s Ira Kaplan on the changing music scene and refusing to rely on others to convey your vision Since the formation of Yo...

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Free Music Sessions with Exciting New Artists and Music Ambassadors

Free Music Sessions with Exciting New Artists and Music Ambassadors Learn to Play Guitars and Pianos Discovery Day Saturday 18 February from 10.30 – 4.30 Yamaha Music...

Ovation’s Applause Brand Unveils Flatback Jump Series Acoustic Guitars

Ovation’s Applause Brand Unveils Flatback Jump Series Acoustic Guitars Applause by Ovation, known for their high-quality, affordable acoustic guitars, is proud to announce the release...

Fender Unveils Gold Foil Series

Fender Unveils Gold Foil Series Fender has unveiled the Gold Foil Series – Inspired by garage rock bands of the sixties, and the cult classic...

Fender Play Foundation partners with Sony Music Group’s Beyond The Instrument initiative

Fender Play Foundation partners with Sony Music Group’s Beyond The Instrument initiative Sony Music Group (SMG) today announced the global expansion of its annual Beyond...

Lightweight Orange Amplification Rockerverb 50 Mk III Combo Neo

Lightweight Orange Amplification Rockerverb 50 Mk III Combo Neo When originally launched, the Rockerverb series quickly became one of the most popular dual-channel analogue amps...

IK Multimedia Releases iRig Stream Mic Pro

IK Multimedia Releases iRig Stream Mic Pro IK Multimedia releases iRig Stream Mic Pro, combining a professional multi-pattern condenser microphone and 24-bit, 96 kHz audio...

GEWA Announce UP405 Digital Piano

GEWA Announce UP405 Digital Piano GEWA Digital Piano is pleased to announce the release of the UP405, the latest addition to our line of digital...

Review – Dixon Artisan Series Shell Pack

Review – Dixon Artisan Series Shell Pack Here’s the latest review from our sister-site Drummer’s Review looking at a Dixon Artisan Series 5-piece shell pack,...

Mark Brzezicki Joins Line-up at The UK Show 2023

Mark Brzezicki Joins Line-up at The UK Show 2023 Big Country legend Mark Brzezicki will be appearing at The UK Drum Show 2023 in association...

DEFENDER presents the XPRESS Series

DEFENDER presents the XPRESS Series DEFENDER® is proud to present its new XPRESS Series. These drop-over cable protectors, which feature a cable duct, are available...

“Roland and Champion Joined 4x GRAMMY Award-Winner James Fauntleroy’s Beat Garden to Support South...

“Roland and Champion Joined 4x GRAMMY Award-Winner James Fauntleroy’s Beat Garden to Support South LA Youth Through Music” Roland and Champion partnered with 4x GRAMMY...

Review – Rathbone Guitars R3BCE Acoustic

Review – Rathbone Guitars R3BCE Acoustic Here’s the latest review from the team at our sister-site Acoustic Review looking at a Rathbone Guitars R3BCE electro-acoustic, featuring… Cutaway...

Tascam Announces Portacapture X6

Tascam Announces Portacapture X6 After the incredibly successful Portacapture X8, Tascam is now presenting a further portable multi-track recorder with latest 32-bit float technology. The Portacapture X6...

Roland Announces FP-E50 Digital Piano

Roland Announces FP-E50 Digital Piano Roland has announced the FP-E50, a powerful new addition to the acclaimed FP series lineup of portable digital pianos. The FP-E50...

Audio-Technica Stengthens Distribution Portfolio With Addition Of RF Venue

Audio-Technica Stengthens Distribution Portfolio With Addition Of RF Venue Audio-Technica has announced a new distribution agreement with Massachusetts-based RF Venue, which will see the company...