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JamVox Wins Best in Show PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 08 August 2008 02:10

jamvox_software.jpgVOX Amplification's new JamVOX received "Best in Show" honors at Summer NAMM 2008. This year's honorees were selected in conjunction with the NAMM University organization and featured in the popular "Best in Show" panel at the NAMM breakfast session during Summer NAMM. Six industry experts shopped the show and selected their favorite products and services. JamVOX was awarded "Best in Show" honors in the "Gotta Stock It (or Gotta Have It)" category.

Guitar Virtuoso Liu Lin Added to D'Addario Artist Roster PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 07 August 2008 02:19

liulin.jpgD'Addario announced the signing of Beijing guitar virtuoso, Liu Lin, to its artist roster. As one of the foremost musicians hailing from his native country of China, guitarist Liu Lin's appeal and versatility has taken him from studio sessions to live concert venues around the globe. He has performed with orchestras in both China and United States - from the China National Symphony Orchestra to the Chicago Symphony and Cincinnati Pops orchestra (under the direction of conductor Erich Kunzel)and served as bandleader for Kongfu movie star Jackie Chan's charity benefit concerts in 2005-2006.

Jensen Intros New Jet Tornado Speaker PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 06 August 2008 01:27

tornado1.jpgCE Distribution, LLC of Tempe, AZ and SICA Altoparlanti of Italy, the manufacturer of Jensen Musical Instrument Speakers, are announced their latest addition to the Jensen Jet series, the "Tornado", a modern speaker offering defined and articulate sound.

The Tornado produces crystal clear, clean tones accented by shimmering highs. When presented with overdrive distortion, the notes remain well defined with lots of bite. The 12" Jensen Tornado generates this defined and articulate sound with 100 watts of power and a neodymium magnet.

Shredhed Provides Full View for Guitarists PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 25 July 2008 14:48
shredhed.jpgAlfred announced their distribution of the all-new SHREDHED product line. A unique line of entertainment and educational products for guitarists, SHREDHED is designed for uninterrupted playing so guitarists can jam to their hearts' content.

SKB Expands Guitar Softcase Line PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 24 July 2008 08:12
skbsoftcases-1.jpgORANGE, CA, July 22, 2008 -- SKB Corporation expands its popular Softcase line. These new cases offer the protection of the same rigid foam found in SKB's hardshell cases with the style and portability of nylon gig bags. Six new softcase models are being offered, including the two newest case designs from SKB, the 1SKB-SC58 for Flying V Type Guitars and the 1SKB-SC63 for Explorer/Firebird Type Guitars.

Richmond Guitars Wins Best in Show PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 23 July 2008 09:11
richmond_belmontlo.jpgMontreal, Canada- Richmond Guitars Canada made their official North American debut at this past Summer NAMM show in Nashville and left a serious impression on many guitar enthusiasts, as the brand received 'Best In Show' honors during the NAMM University Breakfast & panel discussions.

Pat Travers 'Live in Europe' Out Today PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 21 July 2008 23:10
pattraversstick.jpgHOLLYWOOD, CA - Revered blues/rock guitar guru Pat Travers releases a powerful live performance on his new album "Stick with What You Know - Live in Europe" on Provogue Records, today, July 22nd 2008.

This hard rocking blues performance is in the true Pat Travers signature style, in your face full of big guitars. The album was recorded live at the Bosuil in Weert, The Netherlands. The Pat Travers band on this live performance consists of Pat Travers (guitars, slide guitar & vocals), Kirk McKim (guitar & backing vocals), Frank McDaniel (bass & backing vocals) and Eric Frates (drums & backing vocals). The album was mixed at the Red Room Studios by Sean Shannon assisted by Brad Johnson.

New DVD: Johnny Guitar Watson Live in Concert PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 18 July 2008 21:30
johnny_watson.jpgJohnny 'Guitar' Watson was one of the hottest and most influential rocking blues guitarists of the Fifties, playing a pivotal role in the development of rock 'n' roll from its R&B roots and pioneering the use of feedback and reverberation in the process. Watson's groundbreaking recordings from the Fifties were technically years ahead of their time.

Tony MacAlpine's 'The Devils Slingshot' Set to Release New Album PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 16 July 2008 22:01
dssclino.jpgHOLLYWOOD, CA - Progressive rock instrumentalists, the DEVIL'S SLINGSHOT powers out their new album CLINOPHOBIA on Mascot Records U.S.A., August 19th, 2008.

The DEVIL'S SLINGSHOT is a triple-threat power trio comprised of three legendary musicians: Tony MacAlpine (guitar, keys), Billy Sheehan (bass), and Virgil Donati (drums). The players produces melodies that will invade your mind and soul. With jazzy passages and classical touches this triple-threat trio is phonically solid and unleashes as the performances are truly stellar.

Fender Celebrates Jazzmaster Guitar with 50th Anniversary Concert PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 15 July 2008 17:46
fenderjazzmasterconcert.jpgSCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - To celebrate the rich five-decade legacy of the ultra-cool Jazzmaster guitar, Fender is hosting a 50th Anniversary Jazzmaster Concert on Friday, Sept. 12, 2008, at New York's famous Knitting Factory nightclub. The event will feature performances by acclaimed Jazzmaster artists Thurston Moore (Sonic Youth), J Mascis (Dinosaur Jr.), Nels Cline (Wilco), Tom Verlaine (Television) and other special guests.

Guitarist Marty Friedman Releases Live Album PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 14 July 2008 17:37
martyfriedman.jpgHOLLYWOOD - EXHIBIT A - LIVE IN EUROPE is an album that will change all preconceptions about live performance albums. It is an emotionally fueled work, mixed with guitar solo mastery that has become Marty Friedman's signature.

EXHIBIT "A" - LIVE IN EUROPE features Marty Friedman (lead guitar), Ron Jarzombeck (guitar), Chris Catero (bass), and Jeremy Colson (drums).

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  • 02:41 - 01.10.2008 Spotlight >> Spotlight
    A five week long, cross-country tour featuring some of the best known and most respected figures in rock and blues has been set to celebrate the legacy and music of Jimi Hendrix. Presented by Experience Hendrix, L.L.C., the Hendrix family-owned company founded by James A. “Al” Hendrix, Jimi’s father, entrusted with preserving and protecting the legacy of Jimi Hendrix together with musical instrument giant Gibson Guitar, this year’s Experience Hendrix Tour represents a dramatic expansion beyond last year’s seven sold out performances.

    Featured artists who will be performing music written by and associated with Jimi Hendrix include blues giant Buddy Guy, contemporary guitar greats Jonny Lang, Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Eric Johnson, Cesar Rojas and David Hidalgo of Los Lobos as well as Aerosmith’s Brad Whitford.
  • 01:53 - 26.09.2008 Spotlight >> Spotlight
    Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) and Italian distributor M.Casale Bauer proudly announce the grand opening of the Fender Custom Shop Showcase Italy. It is the third such international exclusive Fender guitar destination, joining the elite Fender Custom Shop Lounge (Düsseldorf, Germany) and Fender Showcase Tokyo (Japan).

    The Fender Custom Shop Showcase Italy is in Bologna, Italy, and is housed in a building by California-born Italian designer Gretchen Alexander. The showroom is located near the offices of M. Casale Bauer, Fender’s Italian distributor since 1962, and was created to provide Fender dealers, their special guests and artists with a comfortable place to find, try and buy some of the most beautiful guitars in today’s market. The showcase features an impressive array of high-end guitars crafted by the master builders of the Fender Custom Shop and provides artists and dealers (and their VIP clients) with access to some of the most unique high-end Fender instruments ever made available in one place. The showroom houses an unparalleled selection of Fender Custom Shop instruments, as well as Bauer’s personal collection, one of the largest and most valuable in the world.
  • 03:41 - 23.09.2008 Spotlight >> Spotlight
    Los Angeles, CA – World-renowned Australian guitarist Tommy Emmanuel will  release Center Stage, a live concert DVD on October 14th via Favored Nations Acoustic.  
    The full-length concert DVD follows the recent release of the Center Stage  double CD, both having been recorded live for the PBS television series “Sierra Center Stage.” Filmed in eye-catching high definition, every element of modern technology was used in production, creating a stunning package, both aurally
    and visually. 
  • 00:09 - 19.09.2008 Spotlight >> Spotlight
    Montreal, Canada- September 16th, 2008: Renowned guitarist Daryl Stuermer will be giving Godin Performance Clinics in and around Quebec and Eastern Ontario from September 29th to October 3rd 2008.

    Having performed in studio and toured the world with both Phil Collins and supergroup Genesis for years, Daryl is a player who is on top of his game and has the chops to prove it. Performing as the Daryl Stuermer Duo, he will be accompanied by keyboardist Konstantin Efimov during the clinics and will also be giving attendees his perspective on playing live, recording, technique, and his gear, by fielding a Q&A session after each performance.
  • 09:29 - 03.06.2008 Spotlight >> Spotlight
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (June 2, 2008) -- Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) announced today that it has acquired certain assets of Groove Tubes LLC. Among other assets, FMIC purchased the Groove Tubes brand. Groove Tubes company founder Aspen Pittman will continue in a consulting role.