Reviews

Tour series Drum Edition – Packing Light: How to minimise your kit without compromising sound.

Packing Light: How to minimise your kit without compromising sound.   Every drummer knows it, setting up and striking down a kit is tedious work. No one envisioned themselves at 3 in the morning packing a car full of drum equipment after a show when they picked up their first set of sticks, but while your guitarists are hanging out and having beers, there are times when you, as a drummer, will inevitably be somewhere in the background trying to lift [...]

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Tour Series Guitar Edition – Packing Light: Multi Effects Pedals That Actually Sound Good

Being a touring musician has its moments – there are the great moments and there are the moments between shows – where you have to pack gear and deal with the sheer exhaustion of being on the road for 16 hours before getting on stage. It can be difficult and there are many factors that contribute to the frustration, like the fact that all the good guitar amps weigh a ton and analogue pedal boards (arguably) can’t be replaced, so [...]

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Warwick and Rockbass NAMM 2016

Press Release: Warwick and Rockbass NAMM 2016 News Warwick showed at the NAMM Show 2016 fantastic new Masterbuilt and Rockbass models and some stunning new features. Brand new Warwick Onboard Electronics This unique Warwick electronics represents a major step forward. All 2016 Warwick Masterbuilt basses are equipped with a new onboard preamp, which works together with any pickup, including piezo pickups. This preamp offers plenty of headroom, a powerful, flexible EQ and it is nearly noiseless. This system is equipped with a mini [...]

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11 Best Value Active PA Monitors

11 BEST VALUE ACTIVE PA MONITORS Many people underestimate the importance of a good PA monitor, more often than not we end up with bad on-stage sound and although there are many factors that contribute to this, bad quality PA monitors seem to be a large contributing factor. Yes, the best sound is expensive, but that doesn’t mean you can’t achieve great sound at a fraction of the price, you just need to know exactly what to look for- where to [...]

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The Motu Stage-B16 : The Ultimate Stage Box

From some of the most demanding studios to the worlds biggest stages, the Motu Stage B-16 delivers a superb analogue quality, a new line of audio interfaces and flexible networking all wrapped up tightly in a rugged stage box form factor. Firstly, the Motu Stage-B16 has so many features its hard to pick which ones to talk about, we chose what we felt was the most important, that being said, follow this link to find out more. The Ultimate Stage Box.  The Motu Stage-B16 [...]

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