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Guitar

TC-Helicon Talkbox Synth
What if you could get that classic talkbox sound without the yucky blow tube? Now, you can! But there's even more to this wacky and awesome pedal.

RJM Mastermind LT
Compact MIDI foot controller for players who need something rugged, easy to use, and feature-rich.

Kiesel Vader V7 Headless
The force is definitely strong in this innovative, boutique, shredder!

EBS Guitar Pedals
Renowned bass amp/effects builder, EBS Sweden, unleashes a trio of hot overdrive pedals designed for guitar!

Bass

Peavey ReValver 4
Major upgrade to Peavey's amp and effects modeling software includes amp and instrument profiling!

Trace Elliot Transit B Preamp/DI Pedal
Classic Trace Elliot tone delivered in a fabulous floor box, complete with essential effects and DI features.

Fender American Professional Series
Torn between a Jazz Bass and a Precision Bass? Not sure how they differ? Check out these two rock-solid choices from Fender.

Serious about the Peavey Cirrus!
We were excited last year when Peavey announced the impending return of their flagship bass line, Cirrus. Was it worth the wait?

EBS Bass-ish Pedals
Renowned bass amp/effects builder, EBS Sweden, unleashes a trio of hot overdrive pedals designed for guitar, but also suited to use with bass.

Keyboards

Roland RD-2000 Stage Piano
To call this thing a stage piano is kind of demoralizing, as it's also a master MIDI controller and damn fine sounding synthesizer, too!

IK Multimedia Syntronik
IK Multimedia released a stunning collection of classic synths in a powerful new soft-synth package worth checking out.

Roland System-8
Look, up in the studio! It's a Juipter-8! It's a Juno-106! It's a... a... it's a System-8! Check out Roland's fantastic sounding, new, modeled analog synthesizer.

Drums

Evans UV1 Drumheads
Thes drumheads give new meaning to long lasting. They just might be a real game changer!

Craviotto Butternut Snare Drum
Boutique build. Boutique sound. Solid shell. Butternut wood. Check out this beautiful snare from the master craftsmen at Craviotto.

Recording

PreSonus FaderPort 8
Ready for some great hands-on control over your DAW, without having to break the bank? FaderPort 8 may be just what you need.

WaveLab Pro 9
Audio mastering and editing has an all-in-one solution that can handle virtually anything you throw at it.

Shure SRH1540 Headphones
Another premium headphone from Shure... how does it compare with the other excellent models in the line?

Yamaha HPH-MT8 Headphones
Oustanding value if you want headphones suitable to mixing but don't have a ton of cash to spend on headphones.

KRK V8 and V4 Monitor Speakers
If you're in the market for some professional studio monitors that won't break your project studio budget, KRK's new V8 monitors should be at the top of your shopping list.

Live Sound

Etymotic Research
High-Fidelity Earplugs

Finally, earplugs that protect your hearing without killing the quality of the sound!

Listening To and Reading

Latest CDs and DVDs
New CDs and DVDs from Gary Numan, Steven Wilson, Revolution Saints, Udi Levy, Riverdogs, Blackfield, Tokyo Motor Fist, Def Leppard, House of Lords, Principe Valiente, and Madonna.

Check this space every week for additions!

The Not So Distant Past...


Guitar

Metropoulos Metro-Plex
Vintage Marshall tone with enhanced feature set from boutique amp builder.

Wallace Detroit Guitars Wallacaster
Own a piece of Detroit, Michigan when you play one of these boutique beauties, made from reclaimed wood formerly found in buildings and homes across the city.

Fender Custom ‘57 Pro
Searching for vintage Fender tone? Why settle for close impersonations when you can own the real thing?

Bass

Tech 21 VT Bass 500 Amp
Tech 21's first compact amp built around a class-D amplifier sounds fantastic and carries a ridiculously low price tag. What's not to love?

Tech 21 SansAmp Bass Driver DI
Tech 21 takes their industry standard DI and improves it for use with five- and six-string basses.

NS Design WAV4 RADIUS Bass
If you need a modern, versatile bass with tons of style, tone, and feel, which also presents a solid value, you must check out this fantastic instrument!

Keyboards

Wireless MIDI!!!
Yamaha has done it! Check out the MD-BT01 and UD-BT01 Wireless MIDI Adaptors. These really work!

Novation Peak
Fantastic hybrid digital/analog tabletop synth packs eight voices and plenty of power.

PolyKB III
XILS-Lab's latest update to their PolyKB III, a fantastic soft synth model of a rare European synthesizer.

Drums

Yamaha Recording Custom
The legend is back! Did Yamaha and drummer Steve Gadd manage to improve upon this timeless, classic kit?

Tama Starclassic BB Hyper-Drive
Solid performing pro drums with Tama's latest innovations, at a price that is just right for the working musician.

Zildjian Travis Barker Double Mallet
Blink and you just might miss these hard rocking stalks of hickory that double as both mallets and sticks.

Recording

USB & ThunderBolt Audio Interfaces
Looking to update your studio with a new interface and preamps? We went head-to-head with three of the latest and greatest: PreSonus Studio 192, MOTU 1248, and the Antelope Orion Studio.

Live Sound

Shure KSM8 Dualdyne Microphone
The first revolutionary design change to a handheld microphone in nearly 100 years yields awesome results on stage and in the studio!

Shure Beta 87a & 87c Microphones
Two microphones, nearly identical, but with very different results. Which one will benefit your vocalist?

Mobile

IK Multimedia iRig Pro Duo
New, premium mobile audio interface serves double duty on your laptop, too!

Listening To and Reading

Latest CD and Book Reviews
Great new musical releases from Susan Hyatt, Late Night Cable, Dan Reed Network, Roxette, Jorn, MGT, Karmakanic, engineering book by Sylvia Massy.


 

 

   
           
   

     
   
 


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