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Blackstar launches line of amPlug2 Fly headphone guitar amplifiers

Blackstar has released a series of two new headphone amplifiers, the amPlug 2 "guitar" and "bass," to bring a classic tone straight to your ears.

New Will Putney STL Tones suite brings amp modeling to a new level

STL Tones and Will Putney have released possibly the greatest amp modeling suite for metal -- and it's now available for $149.99.

Here’s how you can get the IK Multimedia Syntronik Bully virtual synth for free

IK Multimedia is now giving potential users the opportunity to download the Syntronik Bully Synth for free. Here's what you have to do to pick it up.

The Audified ToneSpot Bass Express helps you quickly find the perfect bass tone

Audified dropped its brand new ToneSpot Bass Express plugin that promises an aid in finding your ideal bass tone under one powerhouse plugin.

Fender teams up with Flea for new Signature Active Jazz Bass

Fender and Flea have teamed up once again for the new Fender x Flea Signature Active Jazz Bass. The new bass builds on Fender's classic Jazz Bass.

Rob Papen SubBoomBass [Review]

Rob Papen released their SubBoomBass back in 2009, and it was their first non-generic synthesizer, that focused almost exclusively on being a great bass synthesizer. SubBoomBass is included in Rob Papen‘s Explorer-III bundle which was released earlier this year, so we took the time to have a look at the synth. User Interface The UI of SubBoomBass is very unique and distinctive. Love it or ha...[Read More]

NAMM 2013: Peavey Vypyr VIP

Another huge release from NAMM is Peaveys new Vypyr VIP series of amps. But here’s the catch. These amps can handle electric guitar, acoustic guitar AND bass. All in one amp. Now, is this just a gimmick and it’s really a low quality amp? Maybe. We will find out. Peavey certainly has its fair share of quality products, such as the Peavey Triple XXX II and the Peavey 6505+. Obviously the...[Read More]

NAMM 2013: Pearl P-930 Demonator

A couple years after the release of Pearls Demon Drive pedal, their first endeavor into the direct drive world, we now see the Pearl P-930 Demonator, a chain driven Demon style bass drum pedal. The Pearl Demonators features include interchangeable cams and a Powershifter pedal board. Now, my first thought about this pedal when I saw it was, that looks great but what makes it any different from pre...[Read More]