IK Multimedia Releases Syntronik 2

Pianos – Keyboard and Synths – Music Instrument News IK Multimedia releases Syntronik 2, raising the bar for virtual synthesizers. IK’s advanced sampling techniques, combined with a hybrid sample and modeling synthesis engine, power this comprehensive collection of rare and sought-after synths with stunning sonic accuracy and the deepest editing. This is a massively enhanced … Continue reading IK Multimedia Releases Syntronik 2

DW Launch Ultralight Edge Snare Drum

Drummer’s Review Drum Workshop Inc. (DW) is extending its range of custom Collector’s Series®  snare drums with the introduction of the Ultralight Edge snare. Super lightweight, it is crafted from Space Carbon, a high-grade material that is upcycled from private sector space program manufacturing. The new 5.5 x 14” Ultralight Edge snare is assembled by … Continue reading DW Launch Ultralight Edge Snare Drum

Eric Clapton’s 1968 Martin acoustic fetches $625,000 at auction

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Eric Clapton’s 1968 Martin D-45 acoustic, which the guitarist played in Derek And The Dominos, has sold at auction for $625,000. READ MORE: The Big Review: Gibson Generation Collection G-45 & G-00 The guitar, originally expected to fetch between $300,000 to $500,000, was listed as part of Julien’s Auctions’ Icons … Continue reading Eric Clapton’s 1968 Martin acoustic fetches $625,000 at auction

JHS Pedals adds the Hall Reverb, Flanger and Phaser to its affordable 3 Series stompboxes

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar JHS Pedals has added three new members to its affordable 3 Series stompboxes: Hall Reverb, Flanger and Phaser. READ MORE: The best Christmas and Holiday Gifts for Guitarists in 2021 The 3 Series has now grown to a collection of ten pedals, each designed with simplicity and quality in mind. … Continue reading JHS Pedals adds the Hall Reverb, Flanger and Phaser to its affordable 3 Series stompboxes

Robert Fripp and Toyah kickstart the holidays with singalong series of Christmas tunes

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar The holidays are upon us once again, and Robert Fripp and Toyah are getting in the festive spirit. The latest episode of the couple’s Sunday Lunch series is the first in what appears to be an upcoming series of Christmas singalongs. READ MORE: The best Christmas and Holiday Gifts for … Continue reading Robert Fripp and Toyah kickstart the holidays with singalong series of Christmas tunes

elbow –  Flying Dream 1 review: masterful, restrained and wholly absorbing

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Among the few good things to arise serendipitously from lockdown, elbow’s sumptuously pacific ninth studio album is one of the best. With the band unable to record together throughout 2020, confined to their home studios, they began sending each other sonic “love notes”. After accruing a few of these demo … Continue reading elbow –  Flying Dream 1 review: masterful, restrained and wholly absorbing

Metz report gear and merch stolen on tour, set up GoFundMe

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Canadian noise rock trio METZ have reported that a trailer full of their equipment and merchandise has been stolen in Santa Clarita, California. The theft was alleged to have taken place on 21 November, day three of the band’s North American tour. The band are scheduled to play their way … Continue reading Metz report gear and merch stolen on tour, set up GoFundMe

Paiste PST-7 Cymbals – Drummer’s Review

Drummer’s Review Here’s our review of a selection of Paiste PST-7 Cymbals, featuring… PST-7 Enhanced Set containing 20″ Ride, 18″ & 16″ Crash and 14″ Hats, PST-7 FX Pack containing 10″ Splash & 18″ China, All cymbals constructed from Paiste 2002 Bronze Alloy, Red stamped logos, lathing and hammering throughout the range. Paiste says…“Paiste Sound … Continue reading Paiste PST-7 Cymbals – Drummer’s Review

BeatConnect Unveils New Interactive Sessions for Creators, Artists, and Producers

Pro Audio and Studio – Music Instrument News Creators can invite fans to learn, make music in real time, and hang out on BeatConnect’s newly optimized, deeply collaborative platform. Audio creation and collaboration platform BeatConnect is unveiling features that unlock new possibilities for creators and music makers eager to engage fans: interactive sessions. A producer … Continue reading BeatConnect Unveils New Interactive Sessions for Creators, Artists, and Producers