The Providence Flame Drive FDR-1 is a high-gain overdrive pedal that uses the company’s Vitalizer circuit and has controls for Level, Tone, Drive, and Bass Boost. It operates on a 9-volt battery or AC power. Its on/off LED indicator also acts to monitor battery power. Learn more at godlyke.com.
Monthly Archives: April 2012
Dawn Delvo, manager of Marketing and Publicity for the Nashville-based record label Black River Entertainment, has announced her candidacy for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Women of the Year Campaign. Delvo is representing Black River in the campaign with the 2nd Annual All Access for LLS Celebrity eBay Auction. Some of the biggest names in [...]
Joe Bonamassa has been added to the list of contributors to this year’s Team Josie Relay for Life raffle, co-sponsored by Vintage Guitar magazine. Bonamassa recently donated a Jim Dunlop JB95 Wah pedal and a Dunlop JBF3 Fuzz Face to this year’s event. Complete information, including the list of raffle prizes and information on how [...]
L.A. Sessions is a new album by guitarist JP Cervoni . The album includes sessions recorded in the last few years with a variety of artists, featuring Mike Hansen (Steve Vai, George Lynch), Ira Black (Metal Church), Tim Bogart (Vanilla Fudge), Carmen Grillo (Tower of Power), Albert Wing & Ike Willis (Frank Zappa), Phill Soussan (Ozzy Osbourne), Joey Heredia, [...]
The Joe Taylor Group will tour this summer with drummer Steve Holley and Vintage Guitar magazine contributor Sean O’Bryan Smith on bass. Holley joins the mix with a list of credits that includes recording and touring with Joe Cocker, Junior Brown, Ian Hunter and Tom Jones, and Paul McCartney and Wings. Smith comes to the [...]
Pete Anderson needs little introduction as a guitar slinger and producer with sublime guitar taste. For his production work on albums with Dwight Yoakam from 1986 to 2003, he has taken home a Grammy while the records have gone multi-platinum, selling more than 25 million copies and counting. While his guitar work with Yoakam was [...]
In honor of the Woody Guthrie Centennial, a year-long celebration of Guthrie’s 100th birthday, Smithsonian Folkways will offer a collection of songs, photos, and essays. Woody at 100: The Woody Guthrie Centennial Collection is a 150-page large-format book containing three CDs with 57 tracks, including Woody’s most important recordings such as the complete version of “This [...]
The Sundown ST-5 Tube Deluxe is a five-watt Class A amp with 12AX7 preamp tube, EL84 power tube, a 8” speaker, controls for Volume, Treble, and Bass. The amp has clean and overdriven British-type tones and the company’s Stage Glow illuminated logo. For more, visit shop-shs.com.
Guitars In The Classroom (GITC) has announced a nonprofit partnership with 1% For The Planet, an alliance of companies that give one percent of revenues to environmental causes. GITC trains primary- and secondary-ed teachers and staff to play simple guitar, sing, teach songs, and write lyrics for learning with students. As a partner, GITC is eligible to [...]
Australian boutique jewelry seller Lord Coconut has announced the addition of pendants by Hannah Chambers. The line is Chambers’ first commercial range of jewelry, and is inspired by vintage music, songs, and artists. The pendants are handcrafted in sterling silver, some with amethyst or Australian sapphire highlights. See them at LordCoconut.com.