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6 Mistakes to Avoid When Recording Electric Guitar
So you want to record electric guitars? Or perhaps you've been doing so for many years already. Here's 6 mishaps, pitfalls and errors to avoid to help you get better results.
Nov. 4, 2015
Positive Grid Launches BIAS Pedal '" The First Tone Match Distortion Modeler
BIAS Pedal allows users to create their own distortion pedal from circuit guts to the transistors, tone match any distortion pedal in the world, and it's integrated with Positive Grid's BIAS FX!
Oct. 29, 2015
6 Simple Alternative Guitar Tunings Every Guitarist Should Try
Want to freshen up your guitar playing or recording? Trying alternative tunings could be just what the doctor ordered. Here's 6 simple, yet alternative, guitar tunings Rich Tozzoli recommends.
Sep. 22, 2015
Fusion Guitar: Is This the World's Smartest Guitar?
We've seen guitars which can connect to iPhone's, tablets & computers. We've seen mobile apps that can replace the need for hardware amps and pedals. But we've never seen anything like Fusion Guitar.
Sep. 13, 2015
Positive Grid Expands BIAS FX iPad With New Studio Racks Pack
The popular amp-and-effects processor for iPad adds five new studio racks processors for professional recording including preamp, compressor, reverb, delay, and EQ '" available as in-app purchases.
Aug. 25, 2015
Interview: Neil Dorfsman, (Producer / Engineer, Paul McCartney, Eric Clapton, Sting)
Grammy Award winning producer/engineer Neil Dorfsman has credits from Paul McCartney, Eric Clapton & Sting to Dire Straits & Bruce Springsteen. He shares his production tips with Rich Tozzoli.
Jul. 9, 2015
A Bedroom Producer's Guide to Tracking Guitars
So, you need to track some guitars. They need to sound incredible. Your whole project hangs in the balance, but you don't have a lot of dough to work with. Andy Bowen is on-hand to help you through.
Jun. 20, 2015
Review: IK Multimedia iRig 2
When iRig was released it became the standard for recording guitar into your iOS device. And now there's iRig 2. Matt Vanacoro finds out what improvements have been made to this second edition.
May. 1, 2015
Review: Fredric Effects Zombie Klone
Toby Pitman puts the Frederic Effects Zombie Kome overdrive. Boost guitar pedal to the test against the original, but rare, Klon Centaur pedal. Find out why he's pleased with himself.
Dec. 5, 2014
Review: Iconic Sound LightLead
Never before have we been excited by the arrival of a new music cable! Find out what makes Iconic Sound's LightLead a game changer and something musicians are going to love in our review.
Nov. 20, 2014
Tips Learned from Recording Guitar at Clubhouse Studios
Recording guitar (or any instrument) in your home studio is great. There's less pressure than a conventional studio. But you may learn some nifty tricks in the later, as Rich Tozzoli explains.
Sep. 26, 2014
Review: Kemper Profiling Amplifier
Looking for an amp simulation that'll blow you away with its pristine audio quality, modelled amps and cabinets and excellent presets? Matt Vanacoro finds out if Kemper's offering does the trick.
Jul. 11, 2014
Recording Guitar Using Real Amps
When there are so many stellar software plug-in amp emulations why would you want to record guitar using a real hardware amplifier? Rich Tozzoli rips up the rule book and explains. [with audio]
Jun. 13, 2014
Positive Grid Launches New JamUp Multi Effects Guitar App
Flagship guitar and bass iOS app gets major update: Three New Expansion Packs: Vintage Effects, Acoustic Pro and Gurus AmpsÂ®, new customizable amp, new preset manager, and much more...
Jun. 10, 2014
Review: Meris 440 Mic Preamp
If you're looking for that classic American mic pre tone, the Meris 440 Microphone Preamp (for the 500 series) could be for you. Matt Vanacoro discovers it sounds better than the price suggests.
Jun. 4, 2014
Using Guitar Pedals With Your DAW
Got a bunch of guitar pedals laying around? Need some inspiration for getting new and exciting sounds? Why not try your pedals on other stuff instead of your guitar! Toby Pitman shows you how.
Apr. 3, 2014
Beginner's Guide to Recording Electric Guitar: Traditional Methods
Want to record your electric guitar? There's a number of ways to approach this and Sara Simms (DJ and guitarist!) takes you through all the factors that'll affect how good your recording will be.
Mar. 27, 2014
Review: Apogee Jam 96k
The original Apogee Jam was a breakthrough device for iOS musicians, it allowed guitarists to record cleanly and digitally into the 30-pin port. How does the newest iteration measure measure up?
Feb. 24, 2014
Positive Grid Brings BIAS Amplifier Modeler to iPhone
Positive Grid's iOS BIAS amplifier simulator has come to iPhone! It was a hit in iPad form and this version has "optimized" features over its big brother.
Feb. 21, 2014
Apogee Announces JAM 96k: Pro Guitar Interface for iPad, iPhone and Mac
The original Apogee JAM was a huge hit amongst the guitar wielding iOS music community. If anyone was going to improve a winning formula, it had to be Apogee... and here's what they've made: JAM 96k.
Feb. 2, 2014
6 Tips for Recording Electric Guitar Using a Room Mic
Rich Tozzoli returns with some practical tips on recording electric guitars using a room mic. Applying the principles behind these tips will help you capture the guitar sound you're looking for.
Jan. 5, 2014
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