Ibanez JEM77P Premium Electric Guitar
Steve Vai's iconic instrument finally gets the Premium treatment, and wow, is it ever a premium shred machine!
RJM Mastermind GT MIDI Foot Controller
When it's time to end the pedal tap dance and put your entire guitar rig under control, the RJM Music Technology Mastermind GT
sets the benchmark for advanced functionality and extreme ease of use.
Kemper Profiling Amplifier
Ever wish you could bring all of your beloved amps to a gig, without any risk of damage, and without a need for roadies? Amp profiling may succeed where amp modeling has let you down. Incredible stuff here!
NS Design Radius CR5
The Radius is Ned Steinberger's latest headless bass design, and it's an exceptional instrument for the demanding professional.
Ibanez SR1405TE Premium
Ibanez builds a five-string, neck-thru bass in the Premium line and the results are outstanding.
Cort Jeff Berlin "The Rithimic" Bass
Fantastic signature instrument will make you rethink what you know about the brand.
Modartt Pianoteq 5
If you need great sounding acoustic piano but can't dedicate space on your laptop's SSD drive to a huge sample library, Pianoteq's modeled piano approach may be perfect, especially since it now sounds as good as the alternatives.
Dave Smith Instruments Prophet 12
Hands down, this is easily one of the finest hybrid digital/analog synths ever made.
Dave Smith Instruments Pro 2
Who needs a twelve-voice polysynth when you have less? Huh? Sometimes, maybe less is more...
Casio Privia Pro PX-5S
At a glance, you'd think it's just another stage piano—and a good one at that! But as it turns out, the PX-5S is a pretty powerful synthesizer and ROMpler, too.
Shure Beta 87a & 87c Microphones
Two microphones, nearly identical, but with very different results. Which one will benefit your vocalist?
Cerwin-Vega XD5 Desktop Speakers
& XD8s Subwoofer
Need a set of decent speakers and sub for your non-studio computer workspace?
Most desktop computer speakers suck. These don't.
Waves Gold Plug-In Bundle
When it comes to tracking or mixing your next session, there's a reason all of the pros working in-the-box reach for the gold...
Arturia iSEM Synthesizer
Aturia does a great job recreating vintage synths, and this latest synth for iOS delivers the classic Oberheim SEM.
Listening To and Reading
Latest CD and Book Reviews
Great new musical releases from
Steven Wilson, Steve Rothery, The Neal Morse Band, Revolution Saints, Extreme, Simple Minds, Ghost of Boris, Nickelback, Dave Kerzner, Lonely Robot, Delain, and books from Alan Parsons, and Bon Jovi tour photographer David Bergman.
Check this space every week for additions!