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Tracktion Launch Waveform Free

Tracktion Launch Waveform Free

The world’s best, fully featured, completely unlimited free DAW for all music creators.

Tracktion Corporation hope this message finds you and your loved ones safe and well in these difficult times.

Tracktion’s  Waveform Free is perfect for making and sharing music for anyone stuck at home, self-isolating. It has no restrictions, other than imagination and more capabilities than most enthusiastic producers will ever need. Stay safe at home, keep busy, get the creative juices flowing and dive into a genuinely complete, stand-alone, FREE DAW. Continue reading →

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Orange Amps Launch Instagram Programme #OrangeHangs

Orange Amps Launch Instagram Programme #OrangeHangs

Meet The Orange Team With A Series Of Instagram Live Sessions

Orange Amplification hopes that you and your family are staying safe and healthy during this difficult time.

Orange is offering a ray of sunshine with the #OrangeHangs programme of live Instagram sessions. Simply visit the Orange Amps ‘Watch Live’ Instagram for regular bright spells of positivity, help, advice and general rambles from a wide range of the company’s dedicated experts and ambassadors.

Every Tuesday and Friday at 2:00pm EST (6:00pm GMT) join Orange’s Global Artist Relations Manager, Alex Auxier, in Artists Relations Corner. He will be providing insights into endorsements, general Orange information and remote interviewing artists and industry guests. The hangs will also include live Q & A sessions. Continue reading →

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Bogner Amplification Joins Forces With Synergy Amps To Release: Bogner Ecstasy – Bogner Überschall Dual Channel Tube Preamp Modules

Bogner Amplification Joins Forces With Synergy Amps To Release: Bogner Ecstasy – Bogner Überschall Dual Channel Tube Preamp Modules

SYNERGY Amps proudly announces cooperation with iconic and legendary hi-gain amp designer Reinhold Bogner. Without a doubt, Reinhold is king in the world of boutique high gain. His creations have been found backing up a wide range of A-list players, such as Alice In Chains’ Jerry Cantrell, Alter Bridge’s Mark Tremonti, Steve Lukather, George Lynch, Eric Johnson and even the late, great Walter Becker.
By partnering with such iconic amplifier designers as Reinhold Bogner, Synergy is able to offer you the most sought-after tones in all-tube designs that are perfect for the direct-recording, lower-stage-volume and compact-guitar-rig demands of today. It’s easy to see why the Synergy preamp module system is taking the industry by storm.

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Engl Brings Five Of Its Iconic Pro Guitar Cabinets To The Two Notes Store With A New IR Pack

Engl Brings Five Of Its Iconic Pro Guitar Cabinets To The Two Notes Store With A New IR Pack

Engl is delighted to announce that its legendary Pro line of cabinets is now available as an official Impulse Response (IR) pack on the Two notes Store.

The five Engl cabs featured in the pack have been responsible for some of the most brutal and jaw-dropping high-gain guitar tones in history, and now players across the world can faithfully recreate these sounds on stage, in the studio or at home using their favourite Two notes devices and software. Continue reading →

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Ernie Ball Announces Availability of Expanded Instrument Strap Line

Ernie Ball Announces Availability of Expanded Instrument Strap Line

2020 Brings 15 New Offerings To The Ever-Popular Ernie Ball Jacquard Strap Collection

Ernie Ball, the world’s leading manufacturer of guitar strings, musical instruments and accessories, is proud to announce the availability of the newest additions to its Classic Jacquard strap line. The world’s number-one Polypro guitar strap is now available in 15 stylish new Jacquard designs featuring embroidered leather ends with durable yet comfortable Polypropylene webbing. Designs include Tangerine Nightmist, Taos Fire Red, Midnight Blizzard, Pink Paisley, Redbird Rising, Winter Rose, Blackjack Red, Olive Canvas, Albuquerque Blue, Peace Love Dove, Alpine Meadow, Premier Paisley, Kaleidoscope Pink and Kaleidoscope Blue. Strap length measures 41″ to 72″. The new straps are now available with street pricing of $19.99.

Visit them online at www.ernieball.com and www.music-man.com.

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Steve Vai Signature – Dual Channel All-Tube Synergy Module

Steve Vai Signature – Dual Channel All-Tube Synergy Module

Synergy Amps proudly introduces the first ever signature module, designed with Steve Vai – without a doubt, one of the most iconic artist and guitar players in the guitar industry.
Over the past decades, Steve Vai has become synonymous with tone, technique, and all aspects of the electric guitar with tenacious, creative energy that explodes through his music, performances, and especially his signature gear designs.

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Ernie Ball Announces All-New Premium Flat Ribbon Patch Cables

Ernie Ball Announces All-New Premium Flat Ribbon Patch Cables

Ernie Ball, the world’s leading manufacturer of guitar strings, musical instruments and accessories, is proud to announce the availability of an all-new line of flat ribbon patch cables. Built from the ground up, these cables are the result of improving upon extensive research of the limitations and problems with existing patch cables on the market.

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Gruv Gear Introduces The John Patitucci Signature Strap

Gruv Gear Introduces The John Patitucci Signature Strap

Gruv Gear is delighted to introduce the new John Patitucci Strap. Its subtle design, developed in conjunction with the legendary bassist and prominent music industry health expert, Dr. Randall Kertz, offers guitar and bass players comfort, quality and class.

The new John Patitucci Signature Strap is a proven combination of superior, supple leather with a comfortable, double-layered neoprene underside. The strap molds to the wearer offering unmatched comfort for the longest sessions or live performances. The handsome 3” wide strap incorporates Gruv Gear’s proprietary length adjustment system and is proudly finished with the Patitucci name.

For more than thirty years, bass player John Patitucci has been at the forefront of the jazz world, receiving three Grammys and numerous nominations. In 2019 he was honored at the London Bass Guitar Show with a Lifetime Achievement Award from Bass Player Magazine. Performing with many amazing artists, including, Chick Corea, Bono, Alicia Keys and Dizzy Gillespie, John has inspired generations of bassists with his versatility and unwavering fondness for genuine grooves that help drive a band.

Dr. Randall Kertz is a chiropractic physician and bassist. He is a noted health expert, specializing in musculoskeletal problems, who often treats musicians for a range of injuries. The long-term collaboration between Gruv Gear and Dr Kertz has resulted in new and innovative ergonomic products like the John Patitucci Signature Strap which offer maximum longevity and playing comfort.

To find out more about Gruv Gear and its products please go to www.gruvgear.com




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