Which VST Drum Machines to consider for your back line


Softube’s “Heartbeat” Classic drum synthesis is back with a vengeance! Flexible and tweakable softube.com Native Instruments’s “Battery 4” BATTERY 4 adds powerful new features for accelerated workflow, more powerful sampling and sound manipulation, and a … Read More

GigRig G2 – Proclaimed a “Game Changer”


G2 takes true-bypass switching to an entirely new level using technology never seen before on a pedalboard switcher. The most important difference is the ‘Passive True Bypass Matrix’. This guarantees the most direct signal path … Read More

DO MUSOPIA APPS – Keep beginners engaged?

Similarly to Fenders “Digital Campaign” to address the “drop out rate” other brands are also looking towards digital applications to enhance user experience to maintain engagement. Are digital campaigns going to produce results? It will … Read More

Is this the future of Rhythm?

An interesting new device that’s just come out that is worth noting. Can this really help with one of the cornerstones of musical discipline and develop rhythm ability? The Modern Metronome Soundbrenner Pulse Smart, wearable, … Read More

VegaTrem a fresh take on the Tremolo

On the path set out by the Floyd Rose’s revolutionary take on the tremolo in the 80’s where a whole new level of stability and versatility opened up new approaches to playing styles, here comes … Read More

Fender Digital – July 2017

guitar education

Fender address “drop out rate” with Fender Digital division Can Fenders online education expand the guitar market? Fender Digital is betting that with a team of 85 producing content designed to inspire and assist guitarists, … Read More

IK Multimedia – close up

IK Multimedia is an international music technology company founded in Modena, Italy in 1996, IK Multimedia now operates worldwide with offices in Italy, the US and the UK. In 1996 two Italian engineers got together … Read More

iRig 2

mobile guitar interface

iRig 2 Mobile Interface Since 2010 iRig has provided a mobile experience allowing guitarists to plug into their iPhone to play, practice and record with apps like IK’s AmpliTude, Apples GarageBand and many more. iRig … Read More

MIDI & Digital Guitar

MIDI Guitar

MIDI is data – Audio is sound Digital Evolution MIDI stands for Musical Instrument Digital Interface and allows a wide variety of electronic musical instruments, computers and other related devices to connect and communicate with … Read More

VST Guitar AUDIO Software

guitar tones

VST software synths, guitar processors, and audio effects Here is a broad listing of some of the guitar soft synths around at the moment. There is a lot of software for guitar amp & effect … Read More