DiMarzio releases PAF® 59 Neck & Bridge Pickups Read Article

DiMarzio releases PAF® 59 Neck & Bridge Pickups

Staten Island, N.Y., July 19, 2017 – DiMarzio, Inc. announces the release of PAF® 59 Neck (DP274CR) and Bridge (DP275CR) hum-canceling pickups for electric guitars.These days, it seems as if everyone’s looking for the legendary sound and dynamics of the original “Patent Applied For” pickups. Utilizing Larry DiMarzio’s 1959 Cherry Sunburst Les Paul® for reference, DiMarzio used the same materials as 1959, gifted ears, and decades of winding experience to create the new PAF® 59 pickups.Larry says the PAF® 59 Neck and Bridge models were built following an “old family recipe.” We started with a 2-½-inch degaussed Alnico 5 magnet. The 42 AWG enamel wire coils are un-dipped and scatter wound. They’re tuned to capture the guitar’s voice and dynamics without
Pigtronix launches Mothership 2 analog synth pedal Read Article

Pigtronix launches Mothership 2 analog synth pedal

July 17, 2017 (Port Jefferson, NY) - After years of development, Pigtronix is now launching the second version of its legendary Mothership analog synth pedal. Mothership 2 is a velocity sensitive, pitch-tracking, three-voice analog synthesizer with oscillator hard sync and pitch modulation via portamento and CV / expression control. Housed in a compact aluminum chassis, this state-of-the-art pedal goes lightyears beyond the original Mothership, delivering a user-friendly guitar synth with real-time pitch and amplitude tracking, switchable preset tunings and a devastating Sync effect that delivers new modulation effects for guitar, bass and anyone brave enough to plug in to the analog future of Pigtronix.The Sync effect found in the Mothership 2 can be dialled in to create a
Celemony Capstan in Version 1.3

Celemony Capstan in Version 1.3

Celemony GmbH, Munich/ Germany, July, 17th 2016 – (ictw) – For Capstan, Celemony’s software solution for removing wow and flutter from vinyl and tape recordings, a free update to Version 1.3, bringing various detail enhancements, is now available. With the free update to Version 1.3, Capstan can now load audio files larger than 1.5 GB. …