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Musikmesse 2012: Friday round-up

Musikmesse 2012: Friday round-up

GregJohnson March 23, 2012 0

Day three of Musikmesse continued in the same form as its opening two days, with plenty of new releases to get excited about. Whilst Wednesday was all about new instruments, yesterday saw music software

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Musikmesse 2012: Introducing the Yamaha NU1 Hybrid Piano

Musikmesse 2012: Introducing the Yamaha NU1 Hybrid Piano

GregJohnson March 22, 2012 0

Yamaha have unveiled their latest innovation at Musikmesse 2012 in Frankfurt: the NU1 Hybrid Piano. On first impression, the NU1 looks like any other high quality upright, but this no ordinary piano – the

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Musikmesse 2012: Roland launch the Jupiter-50 and Jupitar-80 Version 2

Musikmesse 2012: Roland launch the Jupiter-50 and Jupitar-80 Version 2

GregJohnson March 21, 2012 0

Musikmesse 2011 saw the launch of Roland’s flagship Jupiter-80 synth and this year it appears that the musical electronics giant are back for more, with the release of a lighter, more portable model in

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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: Peter Pollard’s Odyssey unveil new orchestral instruments

Musikmesse 2012: Peter Pollard’s Odyssey unveil new orchestral instruments

GregJohnson March 20, 2012 0

Amongst the other big name product launches expected at this year’s Musikmesse, Odyssey Premiere are unveiling a raft of new brass and woodwind models. The series, distributed by John Hornby Skewes & Co. Ltd,

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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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