Monthly Archives: April 2012

PRS Puts Maple Fascias on Core Line of Amps


PRS Guitars’ core amplifier line is set to be offered with curly maple fascias as a standard feature, stained Charcoal. Introduced in 2009, the core line models include the 25th Anniversary, Super Dallas, Two Channel “C”, Two Channel “H”, PRS “30”, and Sweet 16. For more, (more…)

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Montreal Jazz Fest


For three decades, the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal has celebrated everything from blues to world music, showcasing timeless hits and classics as well as the rarities. This year’s line-up includes James Taylor, Liza Minnelli, Seal, Norah Jones, Tangerine Dream, and more. The festival will be held June 28 to July 7. Tickets go […]

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Dunlop Offers Marley Straps, Pick Tins


Dunlop’s new Bob Marley Signature Series guitar straps are made of polyester, cotton, and hemp, each with art and designs inspired by Marley. The company’s Bob Marley Rasta Series and Portrait Series Pick Tins include picks adorned with images washed (more…)

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Bachman & Turner Set to Release Live At The Roseland Ballroom


Bachman & Turner  will release a 2-CD collection, Live at the Roseland Ballroom, NYC, May 29. Bachman & Turner is Randy Bachman and Fred Turner, the musicians at the heart of legendary band Bachman-Turner Overdrive. Live at the Roseland Ballroom, NYC includes songs from their recent self-titled album (more…)

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Musical Swap Meet


April 22, at the American Legion Poast #68, Berlin, CT. For more info, contact Tom at trdeschenes@gmail.com (put Swap Meet in subject line), (860) 906-6516. All procedes to go to the American Legion Post #68 to further the mission of the Legion in the community. (more…)

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Bare Knuckle Pickups Intros Black Hawks


  Designed in response to players’ demands for a pickup that embodied the transparency and output of an active, with the character and wide dynamic control of a passive, Bare Knuckle have launched the Black Hawk humbucker.Each coil of the humbucker (more…)

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Milbert Introduces GAGA D-60


Milbert announces availability of GAGA D-60 tube guitar amp. Based on the GAGA-90 and offering similar features and functions, the domestic model GAGA D-60 provides domestic (120-volt or 240-volt AC) mains input, slightly lower weight, and 60 watts power (more…)

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Nolafunk Jazzfest Series Finalizes Lineup


The Nolafunk Jazzfest Series will take place April 27 – May 5. The festival, which coincides with the evenings & weekends of New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, includes headliners Los Lobos, Rebirth Brass Band, Leftover Salmon, the New Orleans debut of Allen Stone, EOTO, 7 Walkers, and more. The Nolafunk Jazzfest Series Inaugural Event will feature […]

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South Hill Park to Host Taylor, Others at Guitar Fest U.K.


Guitar Fest will be held June 1-3 at the South Hill Park Arts Centre in Bracknell, Berkshire. The festival offers a variety of guitar-based talent at regular intervals throughout the day, including live performances, workshops, demonstrations, and an opportunity to jam with other musicians. Headliners include Martin Taylor, Michael Messer, and Johnny Dickinson. Other performers […]

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Burlington Discover Jazz Festival Slated for June 1-10


The 29th edition of the Burlington Discover Jazz Festival will be held from June 1-10, 2012 in Burlington, Vermont. The Festival features ten days of jazz and beyond in every nook and cranny of this picturesque locale nestled in the Green Mountains of Vermont on (more…)

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