GSTV Episode Fouteen: Gear! Including part one of our coverage of the National Association of Music Makers (NAMM) annual convention in Anaheim, California, Agile Partners and their amazing “Amp Kit” modeling technology and a visit with “Dr. Epiphone” Will Jones who showed us some very cool new Epiphone models.
If there’s not a guitar in your hand, then we’re willing to bet that your phone is. Technology is for more than keeping in touch with others now, and is getting pretty nifty with all that it offers. You’d think developers would be running out of the tricks stored up their sleeves, right? Well think again, because there is now an app by Guitar World that will keep you in tune with your phone and guitar at the same time.
Have you ever wished you could conveniently carry your amp in your back pocket? Well, thanks to AmpKit, you can now tote one around on any of your Apple products. AmpKit developed by Agile Partners is the ultimate guitar amp effects and recording app for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch; delivering by far the best-sounding, most realistic guitar tone on iOS. The AmpKitapp allows you to have an amp, full of effects and the ability to record on the go. So no more lost riffs, and no more strokes of genius lost… Read More
Looking to get in touch with your inner rock star in 2012? Or maybe just kick up your outter coolness a notch? We suggest starting with your wardrobe and looking at the exciting rock and roll inspired clothing line, Andrew Charles.
Andy Hilfiger, musician and life-long clothing enthusiast, has created a cool fashion line that integrates the inspiring sounds of rock n roll with with unique visual designs. Inspiration for the men’s items is drawn from Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler; who continues to make enduring fashion statements throughout… Read More
You can’t always take your guitar with you, so what are you to do when a sudden burst of inspiration or a wave of boredom overcomes you? Break out your handy iPad and open the Progression app! Notion Musichas found the next best thing, allowing you to pen your ideas on the spot; well that is, until it becomes socially acceptable to rock out everywhere in public.
Progression, a guitar tab editor for your iPad, gives you the convenience of an easy-to-use guitar tab creation tool right… Read More
Rockbridge Guitar Company is a Virginia-based guitar crafting company that prides itself on its meticulous crafting process. The construction of a custom-made guitar begins by selecting the type of tonewoods to be used throughout the instrument, followed by the decison as to which of eight available models will be the best fit for the player’s individual style and taste. Then comes the nitty-gritty decisions on hardware, inlays, and other details essential to completion of the final product.
Rockbridge Guitars are rare and exquisite instruments indeed, with incredible tonality and design. A… Read More