IK Multimedia releases AmpliTube Orange for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

Now guitar and bass players can rock with the unmistakable tone of Orange everywhere they go. IK Multimedia, the leader in mobile music-creation apps and accessories for iOS devices, is pleased to announce a new iPhone, iPad and iPod touch app that will delight Orange Amplifier fanatics around the globe: AmpliTube® Orange® for iPhone/iPod touch… Read more »


Orange to Release Limited Edition White Amps

Orange Amplification are launching a limited edition white finish of their Rockerverb guitar amp heads and combos, Thunderverb 200 and 50 heads and legendary PPC412 and the more compact PPC212 Speaker Enclosures.   For a limited time only, these sought after heads and speaker enclosures will be available finished, as never before, in a prestigious… Read more »


Tim Alexander makes the switch to Vater

Vater is very excited to welcome iconic drummer Tim Alexander to the Artist Family. Tim was the drummer in Primus from 1989-1996 and again from 2003-2009. Tim returned to Primus in 2013. Tim has also released 2 albums with Laundry and was also the first drummer in A Perfect Circle and can be heard on… Read more »


New Killer app from Sabian

Exclusive premium artist content, educational segments by top artists, and the ability to play loops in six music styles while swapping between SABIAN cymbal models in real time all add up to a killer new app for SABIAN. Most notably, the ability to toggle between SABIAN cymbals in real-time while playing original drum loops by… Read more »


L.R. Baggs Lyric Classical Wins Gold

When it comes to amplifying an acoustic guitar, a microphone may be the best way to capture the instrument’s natural sound and nuances, but it’s not the easiest. Miking an acoustic guitar in the studio involves placing several mics in strategic locations and using a variety of preamps and limiters as well as EQ. Onstage,… Read more »


HERCULES Stands showcases their new TabGrab Tablet Holder, patented Speaker Stand with smart adaptor and more new exciting products at NAMM 2013!

HERCULES is devoted to creating professional stands with smart features to meet musicians’ needs. The unique ‘TabGrab’ Tablet Holder (HA300) holds different-sized tablets from 8.9” ~10.1”, the most versatile tablet holder available. It also pivots a full 360 degrees in one action, do you can easily reach your ideal angle. The modern clamp design fits… Read more »


Line 6 Reinvents the Guitar Amplifier Again with AMPLIFi

Introducing the first high-performance guitar amp and stereo Bluetooth speaker system with iOS integration Line 6, Inc. is excited to unveil AMPLIFi, an entirely new kind of guitar amplifier. By combining a high-performance guitar amp, a streaming Bluetooth® speaker system and a breakthrough iOS app into one powerful device, AMPLIFi will change the way guitarists… Read more »

Dual Dark Series

Orange launches new amps at NAMM 2014

Our Research & Development team are always looking for something innovative and exciting to launch at The NAMM Show and this year is no exception. We are proud to present to you the Dual Dark series and the OB-1K. Introducing the Dual Dark Series The all-new Orange Dual Dark Series is a range of high-end… Read more »

Active Music Distribution founders Dayne and John Marshall and Stage Audio Works’ founder Will Deysel

Stage Audio Works acquires majority stake in Active Music Distribution

Stage Audio Works Technology and Engineering Group has always been at the forefront of innovation. The company has established itself firmly not only on the South African horizon, but also in to Africa. Strengthening the already well-established track record, the company has acquired a majority stake in Active Music Distribution, one of the most established… Read more »