SHOW ALERT: War Twins announce new tour dates!

March 3, 2018

War Twins will be premiering some of their upcoming releases recorded with Sylvia Massy live during a string of shows on the east coast later this month, beginning on Tuesday March 20th in New York City alongside The Worst Humans and Micky James. Micky James will also be joining the power duo that Thursday in Philadelphia. War Twins will conclude the string of east coast shows with a hometown Boston show, Monday, the 26th of March alongside Carissa Johnson. The band will release music off the new record throughout the year, with plans of national tour dates this summer. Don’t miss it! Upcoming Shows: 3/20 – NY, NY @ The Bowery Electric 3/22 – Philadelphia, PA @ MilkBoy 3/26 – Boston, MA @ Thunder Road   We caught up with War Twins at NAMM 2018 and if you haven’t already, check out our quick interview with them here: They have been passionately working on their new music with Sylvia  Massey (TOOL, Johnny Cash, Prince) and now you can get the first listen at one of [Read More]


Interview with Justin Emord of Love and a .38 at NAMM

February 2, 2018

We have so many exciting things to share with you all from our NAMM trip! Of course, it wouldn’t be NAMM without an interview with one of the hardest working musicians, Justin Emord of Love and a .38. Justin started his NAMM week off early with  NAMM’s Foundation Day of Service helping kids learn music. His band also performed at the new NAMM Arena Plaza Stage on Friday and they truly rocked the stage! Justin also gave a very informative seminar on acquiring sponsorships and he even acquired several new sponsorships himself. We had a chance to catch up with Justin and are pleased to bring you that interview here: This was quite a hard NAMM for us to cover, after losing the business and our home in the Santa Rosa fires but talking with Justin, you can’t help but feel optimistic about the future. He truly shines in his field and his passion for music is inspiring and invigorating. Thank you Justin for all that you do! We can’t wait for some new Love and [Read More]

Music News


June 1, 2017

  We are excited to share with you the details of Make Music Day 2017! It is a time to celebrate music globally. Check out the full news below: 4,000+ Live, Free Outdoor Music-Making Events to Launch Summer in Over 60 U.S. Cities June 1, 2017 – Make Music Day, the annual global celebration of music occurring each June 21, today announced its full schedule of over 4,000 free, outdoor concerts, music lessons and jam sessions – with more to come – in over 60 U.S. cities. The all-day musical celebration on the summer solstice brings people of all styles, ages and skill levels together to make and enjoy music. Cities hosting major celebrations include New York City, Los Angeles, Boston, Chicago, Cleveland, Detroit, Madison, Milwaukee, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Nashville, Pittsburgh, Portland (OR), St. Louis, San Jose, Seattle and the entire states of Vermont and Rhode Island, with smaller festivities being held in other communities nationwide. Completely different from a typical music festival, Make Music Day celebrates and promotes the natural music maker in all of us, [Read More]


Day 1 on our NAMM Countdown: RSO: Richie Sambora and Orianthi set to KICK OFF NAMM with performance at Grand Plaza Stage

January 18, 2017

  On our last day of 100 Days of NAMM, we want remind you about the great performances. Kicking off the show on Thursday night, January 19 is rock duo RSO: Richie Sambora and Orianthi. Each a respected guitarist in their own right, Sambora and Orianthi will bring their deft fret work and monster screams to the show, marking the duo’s first NAMM performance together. Grammy award-winner Sambora, also known for his passion for philanthropy, will offer up his world-renowned Songwriters Hall of Fame talent, addictive hooks and poetic lyrics. Platinum-selling guitarist Orianthi has enjoyed a career as a touring artist for the likes of Michael Jackson, Alice Cooper and many others, and was named by Elle magazine as one of the top “12 Greatest Female Electric Guitarists.” The pair have spent the past year touring the globe and will perform at The NAMM Show directly following a tour of the UK, Asia and Orianthi’s native Australia.    On Friday evening, January 20, former center fielder for the New York Yankees, music education advocate and accomplished [Read More]

Gear Highlight

Day 2 on our NAMM Countdown: Auralex® Hosting Artist Appearances at Booth 6957 at the NAMM Show in Anaheim

January 17, 2017

The NAMM Show, Anaheim, CA, January 18, 2017 – Auralex® Acoustics, Inc., the world’s leading brand of acoustical treatments, celebrating its 40th Anniversary, is hosting several of its prominent artist-endorsers at its exhibition booth, #6957 in Hall A, at the NAMM Show in Anaheim. On Friday, January 20, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., visitors to the booth will get the chance to meet with veteran producer, mixer and sound engineer Bob Bullock (Shania Twain, Reba McEntire, George Strait, Kenny Chesney, Crazy Horse, The Monkees and Chick Corea, among many others). Bullock will be on-hand to talk about his Auralex – Carl Tatz Signature Series MixRoom™. Later on Friday, from 3:00 to 4:15 p.m., legendary drummer Danny Seraphine (Chicago) will be at the booth to sign autographs and discuss how Auralex Acoustics (including the HoverDeck™ v2 Drum Isolation Platform) keeps him sounding great. Sunday, January 22 will feature an appearance from veteran drummer Ray Luzier from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. at the booth. Luzier is probably best known as a current member of American hard/alternative rock [Read More]

Gear Highlight

Day 3 on our NAMM Countdown: NAMMJAM 2017 produced by Delve Texas

January 16, 2017

ONLY 3 Days remain until the start of NAMM 2017!! We want to make sure you have your tickets to one of the hottest shows in town, the NAMMJAM produced by Delve Texas. This is a not to miss show. Check out details: Open to public – no NAMM Badge required! Onsite garage parking, our famous Silent Auction of music memorabilia (and more), Craft Beer Garden, Whisky Tasting and much, much more! BuckcherryLike A StormDoll SkinHillbilly HeraldVital Noise Head to the link below and pick up your tickets today!   Location & Hours Anaheim Convention Center 800 West Katella Avenue Anaheim, CA 92802 Thursday, January 19 10 a.m.–6 p.m. Friday, January 20 10 a.m.–6 p.m. Saturday, January 21 10 a.m.–6 p.m. Sunday, January 22 10 a.m.–5 p.m. *Hall E and Levels 2 & 3 open at 9:30 a.m.   NOTE: NAMM is an industry only event, see if you qualify for NAMM membership at To see if you qualify or to register, you can head over here:   The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) [Read More]

Gear Highlight


January 15, 2017

Day 4 we feature DIGIGRID as they are set to showcase desktop interfaces with Rackmount Range:  – New, limited-time offer, DiGiGrid Desktop range and WAVES Plug-in bundle is also announced –    The DiGiGrid desktop range includes the [M] Musician recording interface, [Q] Headphone amplifier, [D] Desktop interface, and [S] PoE Switch. Despite their compact size these powerful devices offer maximum performance and flexibility, and are ideally suited to recording and monitoring applications, either standalone, or as part of a bigger DiGiGrid networked system.   The Rackmount Range provides flexible high channel count interfacing and real-time DSP for plugin processing, enabling more efficient and fluid creative workflows.   Additionally, from the 19th January 2017, the company is offering a free WAVES “One Knob” plug-in bundle worth $249 with the purchase and registration of new DiGiGrid Desktop Interfaces D, M or Q. The award-winning processing technology of “One Knob” features a set of eight easy to use, intuitive audio plugins, each of which is controlled by a single knob.   “We’re excited to return NAMM to [Read More]