Finally! A looper pedal that stays in time with your band

Loop pedals allow you to expand on your playing and create larger soundscapes than you ever could on your own and TC Electronic have just perfected the loop pedal. TC Electronic have just revealed their…

Do you need to dress your guitar in a suit to protect its private parts?

This Israeli reckons you do and they have the perfect suit to keep your guitar safe without the hassle of lugging it into a case. The G-Suit is looking to put cases on guitars rather…

Shredding hard or plucking soul, this free guitar amp sim sounds sick

Do you need to spice up your guitar a bit and give it some texture that it’s missing by going straight through your jack into your sound-card and onto metaphorical paper? Check out this free…

Ernie Ball’s ‘Special’ new StingRay basses re-invent the classic

Any self-respecting bass player knows how special Ernie Ball StingRays are and their new Special models bring that innovation into the 21st century. Ernie Ball are back with a brand new rap for a veteran…

Taylor are redefining acoustic guitars with a brand new design

Taylor have been a leading brand in guitars for years now. Their new design for acoustic guitars brings new life to the ageless instrument. This year, Taylor shook up the acoustic world with the introduction…

3 top tips to becoming a pro when learning your instrument

It’s a long road to becoming a master of your instrument but the journey is worth it. Here’s some tips on getting there faster. Whether you’re picking up an instrument for the first time or…

Artists now credited on over half a billion YouTube videos

YouTube have added musical credits for over 500 million videos giving artists and writers their deserved acknowledgement in the millions of videos they are used. YouTube have added a new section to the descriptions of…

6 Best Jobs For Musicians To Make Money On The Side

Following your dream can be hard but it’s worth the effort, and it’s not a cop-out to make money from it while you build your career – got to pay the bills. Whether your aim is…

How to monetise your music on YouTube after Partner Program changes

YouTube have announced some big changes to who they allow to make money from their channels – here’s how to make sure your music makes money, no matter what. YouTube announced this week that they will…

Transform your guitar into a banjo with this small tool: the Guitar-Jo

Banjos are back in style and if you’re pining for that shiny, twang without learning and buying a new instrument then just get the Guitar-Jo. The Banjo has picked up a lot of traction again…