Category Archives: Music

Introducing: TC Electronic String Economy

Last year we were gifted with The Phoenix Pro that included the powerful Morphic Phrase Technology, and this year TC Electronic have presented us with the laughs this April fools day. Introducing TC Electronics newest product, String Economy. The revolutionary software … Continue reading

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Richard Branson Launches New Label – Virgin EMI Records

Richard Branson’s Virgin Records has joined forces with its Universal Music sister company, Mercury Records, to form a new record label called Virgin EMI Records. Branson’s newly formed Virgin EMI Records is an immediate contender for the UK’s number one record … Continue reading

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Name That Chord, Chimp!

So, by now most of you have seen the chimp holding its fingers in the F Major 7 chord position, right? If not, the photo has been doing the rounds on Facebook this week and currently has 1,298 shares, and … Continue reading

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Slash records a rockin’ take of ‘Angry Birds’ theme tune

Slash has recorded a rockin’ version of the ‘Angry Birds’ theme tune and admits to being an instant fan of the highly addictive game, and a bit of a geek, too! You can hear the rocked-up theme tune on the … Continue reading

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Guthrie Govan demos the TC Electronic Ditto Looper

The latest Guthrie Govan video to make waves on social media, especially on my Facebook and Twitter feeds, is a 5-min clip of master guitar noodling with the latest pedal offerings from TC Electronic – Ditto Looper and Flashback X4. Guthrie … Continue reading

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Roy Buchanan: Greatest Unknown Guitarist in the World

Joe Bonamassa today tweeted about a great 3-part Roy Buchanan documentary called ‘Greatest Unknown Guitarist in the World’ first aired on P.B.S back in 1971. Roy was a true pioneer of the Telecaster guitar sound and is listed in both Rolling … Continue reading

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Robotic Band Compressorhead Performs ‘Ace of Spades’ by Motörhead

Compressorhead are a German three-piece robotic band consisting of Stickboy; a 4-armed, double-kicked drumming monster machine equipped with a 14-piece Pearl drum kit. Fingers; a 78-hydraulic actuated fingered guitarist, and Bones; the bass player. The band have dubbed themselves as “the world’s … Continue reading

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Who Is The Guy In The Floating Guitar Boat?

You may have seen this photo posted to countless Facebook walls and Twitter feeds over the last year or so, but have you ever wondered who is driving this unusual guitar-shaped boat? Well, look no further, his name is Josh … Continue reading

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Astronaut Chris Hadfield pens first original composition aboard the ISS

Last week Canadian astronaut, and Commander of Expedition 35, Chris Hadfield wrote what is being called the first original song recorded on the International Space Station. Back in August 2012, Astronaut Ron Garan (Expedition 28) sang the blues aboard the … Continue reading

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The Best ‘End Of The World’ Themed Songs

So the world was supposed to end today, Friday 21st December, 2012, according to the 2125 year-long cycle in the Mesoamerican long count calendar. Well, it didn’t, and to celebrate this monumental failure to wipe out the human race in … Continue reading

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