Hal Leonard Publishes The Martin Ukulele

The Martin Ukulele is a detailed look at the ukuleles built by the C. F. Martin Co. of Nazareth, PA, and at how the instruments’ success forever changed the company that made them. Martin’s ukulele making led the small, respected builder of fine guitars and mandolins into an era of unprecedented growth in the 1920s and helped it become one of the most notable manufacturers of high-quality guitars in the world.  As the C....

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Native Instruments releases TRAKTOR KONTROL X1 MK2

Native Instruments today released the updated TRAKTOR KONTROL X1, a new version of its compact and highly popular decks and effects controller. With the same size and robust product design as the original controller, TRAKTOR KONTROL X1’s new features include touch-sensitive Browse and Loop encoders, 7-segment displays and LEDs for visual feedback, and an innovative multi-purpose touch strip for added tactile control. When...

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Taylor Guitars Announces the Tony Iommi of Black Sabbath Sweepstakes
Aug16

Taylor Guitars Announces the Tony Iommi of Black Sabbath Sweepstakes

In celebration of Black Sabbath’s nineteenth studio album, 13, Taylor Guitars is giving one lucky fan the opportunity to celebrate with an ultimate sweepstakes. One winner and a guest will fly from the domestic United States to see lead guitarist and Taylor player Tony Iommi and Black Sabbath perform in Las Vegas on September 1, 2013. Guests will enjoy accommodations at the MGM Grand, a Taylor GS Mini guitar signed by Iommi, a...

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Native Instruments introduces STATIC FRICTION
Jul18

Native Instruments introduces STATIC FRICTION

Native Instruments today released STATIC FRICTION – a new MASCHINE Expansion designed to provide the driving, international sound of tech house. The Expansion features 33 drum kits loaded with new kicks, snares, hi-hats, and claps, as well as seven Special Kits containing analog spring reverb samples, Ride and Snare kits optimized for live performance, and additional Spoken and Radio Voice Kits for additional textures. New MASSIVE...

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Transform Any Song Into A Live Show with LiveTunes®

Did you ever miss a concert of your favorite band? Would you love to hear their songs in a sold out stadium or in the ambience of an intimate club setting? LiveTunes is the first app that allows you to be part of the live audience, or even be the one on stage! Artists, musicians and Indie bands can now actually hear what their music would sound like in front of thousands of screaming fans. Music enthusiasts will enjoy listening to...

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Native Instruments introduces DISCOVERY SERIES – CUBA
Jun25

Native Instruments introduces DISCOVERY SERIES – CUBA

Native Instruments today introduced the latest installment of their DISCOVERY SERIES – the range of KONTAKT Instruments based around specific musically vibrant locations. DISCOVERY SERIES – CUBA celebrates the sounds of the master musicians of Havana – rich, varied, and joyful music that encompasses the melodic and rhythmic traits of son, rumba, salsa and merengue. KONTAKT users can now add the special flavor of Cuba to almost any...

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