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Electro-Harmonix Slammi Pitch Shifter/Harmony Pedal – Video

The new Slammi Pitch Shifter combines a powerful algorithm with EHX‘s Next Step Effects platform

 

NYC-based Electro-Harmonix has arguably taken the foot-controlled pitch-shifter pedal to another level with their new Slammi Pitch Shifter/Harmony pedal.

 

The pedal uses technology that combines a powerful new algorithm with EHX’s existing Next Step Effects platform. The result is a highly-versatile pedal that can be used to dive bomb across three octaves, lay down fixed interval harmonies, or just shift the pitch smoothly and seamlessly.

 

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Free Guitar Lessons from Sonic Youth’s Lee Renaldo

Sonic Youth‘s Lee Renaldo Offers Guitar Workshop at NYC’s Other Music

 

Lee Renaldo will be hosting a guitar workshop on October 28 at NYC’s Other Music. The longtime Sonic Youth axeman will be giving free lessons to students who attend the workshop.

 

“Lee will be hosting his first Guitar Clinic, having a discussion and demonstration of his weapon of choice,” read a post on the Read More

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Paul McCartney Live in Time Square

Former Beatle delights crowds with surprise four-song pop-up performance

 

Sir Paul McCartney surprised New Yorkers Thursday when he stormed Times Square with his band, mounted the back of a truck that had been pre-set as a stage, and did four songs.

 

The former Beatle initially tipped off fans via Twitter, tweeting “Wow! Really excited to be playing New York Times Square at… Read More

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Electro-Harmonix OD Glove – Video

Electro-Harmonix unveils scorching new overdrive/distortion pedal in demo video

 

New York-based effects manufacturer Electro-Harmonix has released a new video demo for their OD Glove Overdrive/distortion pedal.

 

 

According to the EHX website, the OD Glove is characterized by:

 

Rich, overtone laden sound that doesn’t get muddy. Responsive controls that take you from sparkling, clean boost through brown crunch and all the way to thick, saturated hi-gain. Advanced features like Tone Shift and selectable 9 or 18V internal voltage for surgical

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Video – Zakk Wylde Live at the Iridium in NYC

Ex-Ozzy guitar hero publishes stylish b&w clip from his three-night stint at the Iridium

 

Former Ozzy Osborne guitarist Zakk Wylde has just released a video clip from one of the shows he played in a three-night stint at the Iridium Jazz Club in NYC earlier this month.

 

The clip, from Wylde’s June 12… Read More

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Kiss Launch Tour, Could Call it Quits in 5-10 Years

Gene Simmons tells Swedish TV band don’t plan to go on indefinitely

 

By Alex Baker

 

While on tour in Europe, Gene Simmons spoke to a Swedish TV station, saying that KISS would probably call it quits within the next few years.

 

“One day it will end – and I hope on the day that we end, we end on a high note instead of going down, “said the… Read More

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