Listen to a newly unearthed Eddie Van Halen cover of Hendrix’s If 6 Was 9

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Keyboardist David Garfield has dug into the archives for a collaboration of his with guitar legend Eddie Van Halen: a cover of the Jimi Hendrix track If 6 Was 9. You can take a listen below. The track comes from Garfield’s latest EP, Guitar Heroes OTB, Vol. 1. Singing and … Continue reading Listen to a newly unearthed Eddie Van Halen cover of Hendrix’s If 6 Was 9

Eric Clapton and Van Morrison announce new anti-lockdown single Stand And Deliver

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Guitarist Eric Clapton has joined forces with Van Morrison for a new single, Stand And Deliver. The song, written by Morrison and performed by Clapton, is in aid of Morrison’s Save Live Music campaign. It follows the release of three anti-lockdown singles by Morrison: Born To Be Free, As I … Continue reading Eric Clapton and Van Morrison announce new anti-lockdown single Stand And Deliver

Weighted Piano Keys: Why They Are Important for a Beginner.

Blog | Electronic Musical Instruments | Casio | Electronic Musical Instruments | CASIO By Daz Thornton at The Piano Vault When I interview a prospective pupil, it frequently turns out that they don’t currently own an acoustic or digital piano. They may have a keyboard, which is better than nothing, but, not really ideal for … Continue reading Weighted Piano Keys: Why They Are Important for a Beginner.

Carstens Amplification teams with Billy Corgan on the high-gain Grace amplifier

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Carstens Amplification has teamed with Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan to launch the high-gain Grace amplifier. The single-channel 100-watt tube head delivers a nuanced high-gain sound with a strong emphasis on note separation. Amp maker Brian Carstens credits the amp’s unique high-gain tonality in part to a specially designed, hand-wound … Continue reading Carstens Amplification teams with Billy Corgan on the high-gain Grace amplifier

“You’re up there without a net!”: Brad Paisley on Esquires, hidden pickups and his new signature Fender

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar If you wanted to sit down and reel off Brad Paisley’s various achievements, honours and awards one by one, we might well be here all day. Over a two-decade career the country singer-songwriter has shifted over 11 million records, set the record for the most consecutive No 1 singles on … Continue reading “You’re up there without a net!”: Brad Paisley on Esquires, hidden pickups and his new signature Fender

Akai Professional Introduced MPC One Gold

Pro Audio and Studio – Music Instrument News Akai Professional, a leading manufacturer of music equipment for performers and producers, today announced the newest addition to its industry-leading family of music production centres, the powerful standalone MPC One Gold.  MPC One Gold offers a world-class creative producer experience, powered by the most powerful processor found … Continue reading Akai Professional Introduced MPC One Gold

Phoebe Bridgers had a migraine waiting on Grammy nomination results: “These things give me a lot of anxiety”

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Phoebe Bridgers is in the running to pick up four awards at the 2021 Grammys – and waiting on the nomination results apparently gave her a migraine. The nominees for the 63rd Grammy Awards were announced this week and Bridgers spoke to the The New York Times yesterday (25 November) … Continue reading Phoebe Bridgers had a migraine waiting on Grammy nomination results: “These things give me a lot of anxiety”

iCON Pro Audio Announces Availability of Duo22 Live & Duo44 Live

Pro Audio and Studio – Music Instrument News High-quality, professional-grade musical equipment provider iCON Pro Audio is proud to announce availability of Duo22 Live and Duo44 Live — macOS (10.11 and later), iOS (9 or above), Windows (7, 8, and 10), and Android compatible USB2.0 High-Speed (bus-powered) professional portable recording interfaces incorporating audio inputs and … Continue reading iCON Pro Audio Announces Availability of Duo22 Live & Duo44 Live

Fontaines D.C. on learning about their first-ever Grammy nomination: “It was honestly like a phone call from space”

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Fontaines D.C. have been shortlisted for Best Rock Album at the 2021 Grammy Awards. It’s the Irish post-punk quintet’s first-ever nomination at the award show. The band’s second album A Hero’s Death will square off against The New Abnormal by The Strokes, Sound & Fury by Sturgill Simpson, Daylight by … Continue reading Fontaines D.C. on learning about their first-ever Grammy nomination: “It was honestly like a phone call from space”

Meet Dimorphodons: The enigmatic psychedelic rocker with a passion for weird vintage British guitars

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar What first inspired you to pick up a guitar? “When I was ten, a friend came to school strumming a badminton racket and going on about Buddy Holly. I remember drawing pictures of electric guitars that plugged directly into the mains, cos I had no concept of amplifiers or anything! … Continue reading Meet Dimorphodons: The enigmatic psychedelic rocker with a passion for weird vintage British guitars