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Gruv Gear Integrates Lost-and-Found Tech In Musician Travel Bags

Gruv Gear Integrates Lost-and-Found Tech In Musician Travel Bags

Gruv Gear, the California-based travel bags and cases manufacturer is pleased to announce a strategic alliance with UK-based HomingPIN. Selected ranges of Gruv Gear cases and bags will now be sold complete with custom-made Global Recovery Tags, powered by HomingPIN, significantly reducing the possibility of losing luggage or instrument cases while traveling. Continue reading →

Posted by Mark Smith in Gear, Guitar Gear News
STL Tones Ignite Emissary 2.0 Demo

STL Tones Ignite Emissary 2.0 Demo

If you visit the STL Tones website you can now download the Ignite Emissary 2.0 plugin for free.

This is an awesome free guitar amp simulator which can give you sparkly cleans, right through to crushing metal distortion. It has been totally re-coded from the ground up and this two channel amp is a must have.

Visit https://www.stltones.com today to get your copy

STL Ignite Emissary Demo Video

Posted by Mark Smith in Gear, Guitar Gear News
Positive Grid BIAS Amp 2 Review

Positive Grid BIAS Amp 2 Review

Positive Grid are one of the big boys of guitar plugins. The first edition of BIAS Amp along with BIAS FX have been hugely popular products. With BIAS Amp 2, Positive Grid are looking to build on that success and take amp modelling technology to a different level. Continue reading →

Posted by Mark Smith in Gear, Guitar Gear Reviews
Audio Assault HellBeast Guitar Amp Plugin Demo

Audio Assault HellBeast Guitar Amp Plugin Demo

Here’s a demo of the Audio Assault HellBeast. This is the latest plugin from Audio Assault and is their most brutal yet.

Full review coming soon.

Posted by Mark Smith in Gear, Guitar Gear News
JST Toneforge Menace Demo

JST Toneforge Menace Demo

I got the JST Toneforge Menace plugin last night so I thought I’d give it a quick test before I write a review and make a proper demo video next week.

The sound you hear is pretty much the default settings with minimal tweaking. It’s very tight so should be great for something more metal. Continue reading →

Posted by Mark Smith in Gear, Guitar Gear News
GN Line 6 Helix Ubersonic Free Patch

GN Line 6 Helix Ubersonic Free Patch

Here’s a free patch for the Line 6 German Ubersonic model.

The German Ubersonic is based on the Bogner Ubershall so it’s a pretty heavy sounding amp model. As always, my patches are made for recording and sound best in a mix. If you want to use it live or on its own it’ll need a little tweaking.

It can be downloaded for free using the link below.

https://guitarnoodle.com/freehelixpatches/gnuber.zip

Posted by Mark Smith
Positive Grid BIAS FX Metal Signature Pack Demo

Positive Grid BIAS FX Metal Signature Pack Demo

Here’s a demo of the Positive Grid BIAS FX Metal Signature Pack.

I used the Jeff Loomis amp model and for the solo I added the Ola Delay pedal.

Posted by Mark Smith in Gear, Guitar Gear News