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  1. Oct 31, 2014 at 8:25 AM
    From his dear friends at Warwick:


  2. Oct 30, 2014 at 11:13 PM
    Cambridge, MA (October 30, 2014) - iZotope, Inc., a leading audio technology
    company, has launched the latest version of its critically acclaimed line of mastering software, Ozone. Ozone 6 is a creative mastering platform that enables both project studio producers and mastering engineers to easily add a final level of professional polish to their mix.

    The modern new workflow is centered around creativity. A fully redesigned interface and real-time visual feedback in every module assist users...
  3. Oct 30, 2014 at 11:08 PM
    The London Bass Guitar Show is the biggest show in the UK all about the bass guitar, so look no further to get your fix of bass goodness!

    Bass players will have the opportunity to observe first-hand the latest products and gear, watch the world’s top players and attend master classes and clinics, all under one roof. Your ticket gives access to everything for the day – there are no hidden costs.

    Previous shows have included the likes of John Taylor, Leeland Sklar, Jeff Berlin, Mark King, Gary...
  4. Oct 30, 2014 at 10:44 PM
    October 23, 2014, Nashviille, TN – Today marks the official launch of a new website and songwriters’ community, SongTown.com. Run by hit Nashville songwriters Clay Mills and Marty Dodson, SongTown.com provides webinars, classes, retreats, video tutorials, advice and more for aspiring and professional songwriters of all genres.

    The SongTown project began as a Facebook group, which currently has nearly 12,000 members. Now with the launch of SongTown.com, the pair hopes to create a self-contained...
  5. Oct 22, 2014
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (October 22, 2014) – Squier presents one of its most distinctive instruments ever in the deeply resounding form of the Vintage Modified Baritone Jazzmaster guitar.

    Tuned A to A and featuring the 30” scale length of a short-scale bass, it lends a rumbling baritone sonic character all its own to your sound and features the authentic vintage-style look of Fender’s seldom-seen Antigua finish, with a matching pickguard. Fingerboard binding and white pearloid block inlays impart...
  6. Oct 21, 2014
    From the visionary depths of the Way Huge laboratory comes the Saucy Box Overdrive.

    Like the acclaimed Pork Loin Overdrive before it, the Saucy Box derives its unparalleled versatility from discrete clean and overdrive signal paths, combining them to deliver one of the most organic, amp-like overdrive pedals available. To give discerning guitarists a dynamic, finger-friendly overdrive with plug-and-play simplicity, the Saucy Box Overdrive forgoes individual clean and drive controls and...
  7. Oct 18, 2014
    “Great bass chorus is NOT extinct.”

    New York, NYAguilar Amplification, an industry leader in creating high-quality amplifiers, speaker cabinets, effects pedals and pickups for discerning bassists, is pleased to announce the Chorusaurus bass chorus pedal.

    Providing the warm, rich tone that Aguilar gear is famous for, the Chorusaurus uses analog, bucket-brigade technology for lush, organic chorusing.

    The Chorusaurus gives bassists unparalleled control of...
  8. Oct 17, 2014
    Acme Sound, a leader in high fidelity speaker cabinets for bass, keyboard and PA, today announced the availability of two new 1500-watt rated Series III models, the Low B-212 and Low B-212 Composite, both of which deliver Acme’s characteristically uncolored, full range sound with extended lows, at very high volumes, from small, portable boxes.

    The Low B-212s’ unique enclosures each feature two 12-inch custom woofers mounted back-to-back, a 1X1-in...
  9. Oct 16, 2014
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (October 15, 2014) – Fender is extremely proud to introduce the Adam Clayton Jazz Bass guitar.

    Throughout the entire phenomenal history of the band, the groundbreaking music of U2 has been underpinned by the gracefully muscular bass work of Adam Clayton. His impeccable groove and expansive tone form the sonic foundation of one of the biggest bands in the history of rock music, never more powerfully than today.

    Fender’s Adam Clayton Jazz Bass guitar puts his rock...
  10. Oct 16, 2014
    Famed teacher, author, and bassist in the Victor Wooten Band, Anthony Wellington will give a bass clinic at Atlanta Bass Gallery (1465 Chattahoochee Ave, Suite 600, Atlanta, GA 30318) on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 1PM. Admission to the clinic is $10.

    Mr. Wellington will also be available for private lessons on Sunday, November 2nd. Lessons times must be scheduled in advance. For scheduling or more information, contact Darren Michaels at...