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Musikmesse 2012: musicroom’s mid-show round-up

Musikmesse 2012: musicroom’s mid-show round-up

GregJohnson March 22, 2012 0

Musikmesse 2012 has got off to a flying start over in Frankfurt, with a number of high-profile product launches from some of the world’s biggest manufacturers. The first two days of the huge trade

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Musikmesse 2012: Pure Tone launch new product range at Frankfurt show

Musikmesse 2012: Pure Tone launch new product range at Frankfurt show

GregJohnson March 22, 2012 0

Pure Tone are set launch a new range of instruments and musical accessories at this year’s Musikmesse 2012 trades show in Frankfurt, Germany. Affordable, reliable and solidly built, the Pure Tone range is perfect

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Musikmesse 2012: Roland unleash supercharged new custom stage amps at Frankfurt

Musikmesse 2012: Roland unleash supercharged new custom stage amps at Frankfurt

GregJohnson March 21, 2012 0

Roland have launched two new stage-ready amplifiers at the Musikmesse 2012 musical trade show in Frankfurt. Custom designed and “supercharged” for guitarists seeking a adaptable powerhouse to drive and shape their sound on-stage, the

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Musikmesse 2012: Fender announce new American Standard Series featuring custom shop tweaks and improvements

Musikmesse 2012: Fender announce new American Standard Series featuring custom shop tweaks and improvements

GregJohnson March 21, 2012 0

Following the discontinuation of their 2011 American Standard Series, Fender have announced a new range of guitars and basses at Musikmesse 2012 in Frankfurt. This is far from just some yearly re-launch event however

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Musikmesse 2012: Ibanez announce new premium line of high-end guitars

Musikmesse 2012: Ibanez announce new premium line of high-end guitars

GregJohnson March 20, 2012 0

A day to go before the start of Musikmesse 2012 and guitarists are already being spoilt for new product releases from the biggest names. One of the leading brands in extreme guitar and basses,

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Musikmesse 2012: Fender discontinue their 2011 American Standard series. New release imminent?

Musikmesse 2012: Fender discontinue their 2011 American Standard series. New release imminent?

GregJohnson March 19, 2012 0

In the run-up to this year’s Musikmesse show in Frankfurt, Fender have discontinued their 2011 American Standard series of guitars. Look out for fantastic discounts and great deals on the 2011 line at musicroom

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Musikmesse 2012: Blackstar Amplification launch biggest ever product at Frankfurt show

Musikmesse 2012: Blackstar Amplification launch biggest ever product at Frankfurt show

GregJohnson March 19, 2012 2

UPDATE: Blackstar have unveiled their secret launch product, the ID Series of programmable amps. Click here for more information and to declare your interest in preordering! Blackstar are no longer the new kids on

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100-year-old Ibanez guitar saved from a rubbish tip for just £5

100-year-old Ibanez guitar saved from a rubbish tip for just £5

GregJohnson March 14, 2012 0

As the old saying goes, “one man’s rubbish is another man’s treasure” – a cliché that has rarely been as apt following the discovery of a master crafted Ibanez guitar on a rubbish dump

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The Institute launches new Masters Degree for guitar, bass, drum and vocal students

The Institute launches new Masters Degree for guitar, bass, drum and vocal students

GregJohnson March 9, 2012 0

Music students can now work for a brand new Masters Degree after the Institute of Contemporary Music Performance announced this week that it will launch a new course. The MMus Degree in Popular Music

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The Futulele has landed for iPad and iPhone. Would you play one?

The Futulele has landed for iPad and iPhone. Would you play one?

GregJohnson March 6, 2012 0

You can download an app to do near enough anything these days. From flinging perturbed poultry at fortified swine, to checking out the latest flight information, the age of the iDevice has ushered in

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