Monthly Archives: October 2010

KnuckleBonz Unveils Dio Collectible


The new KnuckleBonz Ronnie James Dio Rock Iconz statue is a limited-edition figure, hand-painted, numbered, and with a certificate of authenticity. Licensed, approved, and endorsed by Wendy Dio and Niji Entertainment, a portion of all sales of it will …

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Cray Helping Cancer Fundraiser


Robert Cray is joining the University of Missouri and the city of Columbia November 6 for a concert in conjunction with the Vincent P Gurucharri, MD foundation and its Cancer Survivor Concert Series. Cray will be joined by Billy D & The HooDoos…

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TC Electronic Intros BH500


TC Electronic’s H500 is a 500-watt solidstate head with the company’s TubeTone tube-emulation circuit and SpectraComp mulit-band compression, as well as separate four-band EQ.Three user-defined tone presets allow quick changes, and its integrated tuner…

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Jackson Intros JR Models


Jackson has launched the JS Series guitars, in five classic designs and featuring the company’s compound-radius fingerboard, with 24 frets and trademark sharkfin inlays.

The new JS3 models include:
· JS32R Dinky – Classic Jackson speed, sound…

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Stones Remastered Vinyl Box Sets


ABKCO Records and Universal Music Group have joined forces to offer two vinyl box set collections spanning over 40 years of the Rolling Stones’ career. The box sets include 23 original studio albums, two hits collections as well as two rare EPs. They …

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Jeff Beck Live From The Grammy Museum Arrives 10/26


Earlier this year, Jeff Beck won his fifth Grammy Award, then scored the highest <em>Billboard</em> debut of his 45-year career with the release of <em>Emotion &amp; Commotion</em>, his first studio album in seven years. Rid…

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Haynes Presents Annual Christmas Jam


Over the past 22 years Warren Haynes’ Christmas Jam has blossomed into a tradition held each December in the guitarist’s hometown of Asheville, North Carolina. Bringing together both bona fide living legends and some of the best young artists touring t…

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AQDI Offers Variable-Capacitance Guitar Cable


The Atlantic Quality Design Zerocap VC guitar cable allows a guitarist to dial in the amount of capacitance created by the cable, which provides a palette of tones.

The Zerocap VC system consists of a small device that mounts on the pedalboard and a…

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Mellencamp Sets Tour Dates


With initial dates for the first leg of John Mellencamp’s No Better Than This Tour starting at the end of this month, a new set of Mellencamp concert appearances that begin in February of next year has just been announced. The tour, designed as a uniqu…

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Gibson Offers Randy Rhoads Les Paul Custom


Gibson is set to release its new Randy Rhoads 1974 Les Paul Custom, an instrument crafted in the image of Rhoads’ renowned instrument.

The guitar’s body is crafted from a three-piece maple top attached to a three-piece mahogany/maple/mahogany body, …

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