Posted on 12th Jan 2017
Orange Amps introduces a new bass guitar called the O-Bass at NAMM. Hear what Adrian from Orange has to say about it.
Following the huge global success of the Min-ETune and G-Force electronic tuning systems, Gibson are to release a range of Baldwin self-tuning pianos with servo-driven tuning pegs for every string. A built-in computer scans the outputs of piezo sensors under each string and controls servo motors to adjust the string tension. "This is the future for the [...]
Not any old edge, but THE Edge...Fender have developed a signature Stratocaster and Deluxe Amplifier under the direction of the great man which look and sound fantastic. Here's a video describing the development of this iconic gear by an iconic player.
We had a great time at MKFM Radio in Milton Keynes shopping centre on Saturday 12th March with Neil Ellis, Kev Hickman, Chris Mansbridge and Graham Baldwin teaching guitar, drums and a bit of piano.The national event was hugely popular and a great opportunity to promote music and learning to play for fun.MKFM were welcoming [...]
You could win on of our great prizes at MKFM on Saturday 12th March.Guitarists will love the Squier Affinity Stratocaster with Fender Champion 20 Amplifier.If you want to start drumming, there's an Alesis PercPad to make practicing fun.We'll be giving out £5 vouchers to spend at Hollywood Music, drum sticks and guitar tuners.See you there!Call [...]
Lead guitarist needed to play in the band for a production of Rent in Bedford, April 19th-23rd. Band call the week before (date TBA), plus rehearsals 17th. and 18th. Must be a reader, but I do have the parts already. It's the most important part in the band, so no pressure! Fee £30 a call, [...]
If you've been thinking "I really want to have a go at playing guitar", but haven't got around to it yet, this could be just the opportunity to try it out!At Hollywood Music, we're taking part in the National Learn To Play Day (again!) so you can get a free ten minute taster lesson on [...]
Vox Amplification announced today the release of a fantastic new range of combo amps - the AV Series.There are three models - AV15, AV30 and AV60 - all of which have valve pre-amps and the 30 and 60 have valve outputs.There is no digital modelling! But there are eight switchable peripheral passive circuits designed to [...]
Tokai have been making musical instruments in Japan since 1947! In the late 1970s, Tokai began making copies of Gibson's Les Paul. They were so good that they were forced to stop using the Les Paul trade mark by lawsuits from Gibson.Now we have the Love Rock guitars - they look a lot like Les Pauls, [...]