This Fusion guitar has an iPhone dock, amp, speakers built-in

Every month it seems there’s more outlandish piece of music tech released, this guitar with an iPhone dock and built-in amp/speakers might take the biscuit. The Fusion Guitar was born from the need for a…

Transform your music onto the page with this simple tab app

TabBank is a new app that makes it easier than ever to transcribe your music down without any hassle. TabBank is unique in its simplicity, stripping away all the complicated extras so that even those without…

Stick an amp to your guitar and play anywhere with Strum Buddy

Fluid Audio’s Strum Buddy is a portable guitar amp with a difference, letting you stick it on your guitar and play away. Strum Buddy is the new companion to your guitar with ultimate portability letting…

These gorgeous Fender amps are actually new Bluetooth speakers

Fender are exploring a new area with the launch of their very own Bluetooth speakers with the iconic silver-face amp look to them. Fender have launched 2 standalone Bluetooth amps; the Newport and Monterey, designed…

Gibson are launching a beautiful new range of colourful Les Paul Specials

Gibson Les Pauls are awesome right? Well now you can get them in a range of gorgeous colours with a new range of Les Paul Specials. Gibson have revealed a new beautiful looking range of…

Bristol psych-rockers Insomnichord go acoustic with us + interview

Insomnichord are a brilliant up-and-coming progressive/psychedelic rock band from Bristol, UK and here’s how they sound unplugged. One of the many fantastic artists on RouteNote, Insomnichord are a rising band from Bristol. Always keen to…

Vox are going miniature with tiny new amps and radios

Vox are scaling down, on size not quality, revealing a bunch of new speakers that are small enough to stash in your bag and still powerful enough to melt some faces. Vox have announced 3…

A spray-on touchpad for your guitar? This is the future

Electrick is a new technology that allows you to spray pretty much any surface to enable it as a touch input, meaning you can transform your instruments into touchpads. You’ve no doubt seen the crazy…

Distort your guitar AND the truth with Brexit Means Brexit distortion pedal

Since last year’s vote to leave the EU there have been a lot of ups and downs, next in the ups is this Brexit themed distortion pedal from Tate Fx. The Brexit Means Brexit pedal…

How to make the bass even funkier, add 8 more strings to it

When played right the bass guitar is a funky as f–k instrument, but it turns out the more strings you add the funkier it gets. YouTuber Davie504 takes on musical challenges from his users on…