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Improvise Harmonica Right Now (THE Secret Sauce)

Tomlin Harmonica Lessons Hello and welcome to this week’s lesson where I am going to get you to improvise Blues harmonica right now! I’ll be playing examples on a C harmonica played in 2nd position in the key of G but you can apply these ideas to any key harmonica. Download lesson materials here Join … Continue reading Improvise Harmonica Right Now (THE Secret Sauce)

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Elvis Costello And The Imposters announce new LP The Boy Named If, listen to lead single Magnificent Hurt

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Elvis Costello And The Imposters have announced a new record, The Boy Named If, set to arrive on 14 January. READ MORE: Elvis Costello blames Steve Albini for PJ Harvey’s Rid Of Me sounding “like shit” The record has arrived alongside lead single Magnificent Hurt, which you can hear below. … Continue reading Elvis Costello And The Imposters announce new LP The Boy Named If, listen to lead single Magnificent Hurt

See Bruce Springsteen tell the story of his Born To Run Telecaster

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Bruce Springsteen has brought out his legendary Born To Run Fender Telecaster, and told the story of how he came by the storied guitar. READ MORE: Bruce Springsteen’s 20 greatest guitar moments, ranked Appearing on the Late Show With Stephen Colbert, Springsteen brought out the well-played instrument to tell its … Continue reading See Bruce Springsteen tell the story of his Born To Run Telecaster

Oct 27 is Gary Chester Day

Modern Drummer Magazine Gary Chester spent his drumming career making other people look good. He was one of the hardest working, most reliable, and most accomplished studio drummers in history. As if that wasn’t enough, Gary became an educator and developed an incredible system of drumming that we all know now as The New Breed. … Continue reading Oct 27 is Gary Chester Day

Supro’s new Flanger pedal offers up double analogue modulation

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Supro has introduced its new stereo Flanger effects pedal. READ MORE: Watch: Dave Koltai and Robert Keeley discuss creating the Supro Keeley Custom 12 amplifier The Supro Flanger is fully analogue, using four MN3009 Bucket Brigade chips for a rich and high-headroom flanger sound. Controls on the face of the … Continue reading Supro’s new Flanger pedal offers up double analogue modulation

PRS renames its HX amplifiers to HDRX after trademark conflict with Line 6 HX products

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar PRS has rebranded its latest amplifier range to the HDRX series. The series initially bore the moniker HX, however, this was in conflict with Yamaha’s trademark for the Line 6 HX series of modelling stompboxes. READ MORE: PRS announces 1,000-piece run of the SE Santana Abraxas guitar PRS’ Jack Higginbotham … Continue reading PRS renames its HX amplifiers to HDRX after trademark conflict with Line 6 HX products

Guitar Recording FAQ: The pros and cons of double tracking guitars

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar When recording and mixing guitar bands, one of the greatest challenges is making the tracks sound as big, exciting and loud as they do live. Producers employ various techniques to achieve this and, these days, double tracking guitars is almost de rigueur. READ MORE: Guitar Recording FAQ: How to record … Continue reading Guitar Recording FAQ: The pros and cons of double tracking guitars

The Genius Of… Coming Up by Suede

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar “It doesn’t matter how many times they grind us down. It doesn’t matter how many times they stamp us into the ground, because we always come back.” Regularly proclaimed Suede’s frontman Brett Anderson throughout the band’s 2019 tour, usually in prologue to the explosive opening of one of the band’s … Continue reading The Genius Of… Coming Up by Suede

Blackstar collaborates with Audio Pro on a special edition of the Drumfire HiFi system

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Guitar amp manufacturer Blackstar has teamed up with Swedish speaker makers Audio Pro for a special Blackstar edition of its Drumfire home HiFi system. READ MORE: The best guitar amps to buy in 2021: 14 best solid-state amplifiers The guitar amplifier brand hopes to bring some of the magic of … Continue reading Blackstar collaborates with Audio Pro on a special edition of the Drumfire HiFi system

Arturia Unleashes User Wavetables With MicroFreak V4.0

Pro Audio and Studio – Music Instrument News Arturia have unleashed another major new firmware update for MicroFreak, bringing massive new creative functionality for users free of charge. Firmware V4.0 elevates this hybrid desktop synthesizer’s status as a sound design powerhouse, with user wavetables, a new sound engine, new presets, and much more. Microfreak’s V4.0 update … Continue reading Arturia Unleashes User Wavetables With MicroFreak V4.0

Arturia Unleashes User Wavetables With MicroFreak V4.0

Pianos – Keyboard and Synths – Music Instrument News Arturia have unleashed another major new firmware update for MicroFreak, bringing massive new creative functionality for users free of charge. Firmware V4.0 elevates this hybrid desktop synthesizer’s status as a sound design powerhouse, with user wavetables, a new sound engine, new presets, and much more. Microfreak’s V4.0 … Continue reading Arturia Unleashes User Wavetables With MicroFreak V4.0

EarthQuaker Devices teases collaboration with Boris

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar EarthQuaker Devices has teased an imminent collaboration with Japanese noise-rock-metal-doom-drone legends Boris in a headbang-heavy video. READ MORE: Review: EarthQuaker Devices Astral Destiny Any details of what the collaboration is are scant, all we know so far is that the EQD team really loves Boris. The video features the needle … Continue reading EarthQuaker Devices teases collaboration with Boris

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