GODIN GUITARS PARTNERS WITH COMPOSER & GUITARIST TIM BRADY FOR NEW MUSIC FESTIVAL
Jan31

GODIN GUITARS PARTNERS WITH COMPOSER & GUITARIST TIM BRADY FOR NEW MUSIC FESTIVAL

Tim Brady’s New Music Festival residency culminates with the world premiere of a new work for 21 electric guitars (including Brady on electric guitar solo) and orchestra:Amplify, Multiply, Remix and Redefine. Godin Guitars are the official sponsor of Tim Brady’s performance with the WSO in 2010 and provided 20 electric guitars for thismomentous concert. Godin electric guitar models that were provided include Godin Velocitys and Godin...

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9th IMA Winners Announced

The Winners in more than 50 album, song, music video and design categories culled from thousands of submissions from around the globe, were determined by a panel of 80 influential artists and industry pros including Tom Waits, The Black Keys, Ricky Skaggs, Pete Wentz, Mark Hoppus, Aimee Mann, The Apples in Stereo, David Garrett,Suzanne Vega, Bettye LaVette, Judy Collins, Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward. Music fans have until June 25 to...

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JUANES TO RECEIVE BROADCAST MUSIC, INC.’S (BMI) PRESIDENT’S AWARD
Jan31

JUANES TO RECEIVE BROADCAST MUSIC, INC.’S (BMI) PRESIDENT’S AWARD

BMI is a U.S. performing rights organization which licenses and collects public performance fees from businesses that use music, which it then distributes as royalties to the musical creators and copyright owners it represents.   The BMI President’s Award is presented on unique occasions when an individual songwriter has distinctly and profoundly influenced the entertainment industry. The award to Juanes recognizes his substantial...

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MP3 Developers Launch Digital File Successor
Jan26

MP3 Developers Launch Digital File Successor

MusicDNA was developed by Norwegian firm Bach Technology, the company that also created the MP3 file, in an attempt to combat illegal file-sharing. Using the new technology, music labels and bands will be able to send updates to the music files – with tour dates, interviews or updates to social networking pages – while illegally-downloaded files remain static.  ...

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Make your iPhone a guitar (almost)
Jan26

Make your iPhone a guitar (almost)

Only 50 of these will be made at a special bargain price of $290.   Crafted from plywood and acrylic, with a nifty little plectrum to stop the iPhone from falling out, the Ezison 100 measures roughly 450 x 150 x 35 mm and weighs 650g.  Bird Electron warn that “the sound may sound distorted” but we reckon that would only add to the charm. ...

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