Posts From Category: Guitar News

Orange Amplification Welcome New Ambassador Orianthi

Orange Amplification Welcome New Ambassador Orianthi

Guitar goddess, Orianthi has become Orange Amplification’s latest Ambassador. The multi-talented guitarist, singer and songwriter has performed with King of Pop Michael Jackson, toured with rock godfather Alice Cooper, played lead guitar for Carrie Underwood, exchanged solos with legend Carlos Santana as well as having a successful solo career. More recently, Orianthi has joined forces …

Rocktron Captures Guitar Player Editor’s Pick Award For ValveSonic Plexi

Rocktron Captures Guitar Player Editor’s Pick Award For ValveSonic Plexi

It did not take long for Rocktron’s newly released Valvesonic Plexi guitar preamp to receive its first honor, having been awarded a Guitar Player Magazine Editors’ Pick Award in the June (2018) issue of the magazine. Several years in the making, the Valvesonic Plexi  all-tube preamp replicates the tones of British amps from the 1960’s to the 1990’s.  Guitar Player …

Brand New ZVEX Vibrophase Pedal Based on Candle Powered Candela Vibrophase

ZVEX Vibrophase Pedal

Watery 4-stage sounds, and phase and vibrato nuances never heard before. Minneapolis, MN – May 15, 2018 – Based on the 2016 NAMM debut of the Candela Vibrophase (the world’s only candle powered guitar pedal), ZVEX Effects releases a smaller, traditionally enclosed Vibrophase ™.  The Vibrophase ™ is designed to dramatically broaden the spectrum of …

Positive Grid Announces BIAS MINI Giveaway Contest

Positive Grid BIAS MINI Giveaway Contest

Positive Grid partners with top brands to offer a humorous and compelling giveaway contest celebrating the shipping of BIAS MINI San Diego, CA – May 10, 2018 – Positive Grid (www.positivegrid.com), makers of the award-winning BIAS line of guitar hardware and software, today announced a giveaway contest to celebrate the shipping of the new BIAS …

EarthQuaker Devices to Release Pyramids Stereo Flanging Device

EarthQuaker Devices to Release Pyramids Stereo Flanging Device

Extra special effects pedal manufacturer EarthQuaker Devices will release the Pyramids Stereo Flanging Device on May 2, 2018. Built upon the same proprietary DSP architecture as the smash-hit Avalanche Run, Pyramids is a Stereo Flanging Device with five user-definable presets (a first for any EarthQuaker Devices pedal!), eight flanger modes, tap tempo, tap subdivision via …

New Genzler Amplification Distribution in the EU

New Genzler Amplification Distribution in the EU

Genzler Amplification Appoints Audiosupport Its EU-Wide Distributor (New York City, NY, April 25, 2018) Jeff Genzler, founder and CEO of Genzler Amplification, has signed an EU-wide distribution agreement with Audiosupport in Denmark, who will be warehousing and servicing Genzler Amplification products throughout the EU. We have been looking for a solution in Europe for some time …

Line 6 Introduces Powercab 112 and 112 Plus Active Guitar Speaker Systems

Line 6 Introduces Powercab 112 and 112 Plus Active Guitar Speaker Systems

1×12 speaker systems combine choice of neutral-sounding Flat Mode or Speaker Modeling with custom drivers to give real amp-in-the-room feel for modelers CALABASAS, Calif.— April 11, 2018 — Line 6® today introduced the Powercab™ 112 and Powercab 112 Plus active guitar speaker systems, which deliver authentic “amp-in- the-room” look, sound, and feel when paired with …