The Model One EP is the world’s first pro level self-amplified electric guitar and has been launched by creators ElectroPhonic Innovations, on crowdfunding site Indiegogo. We think this may be the next evolution of the electric guitar, giving electric guitar players the freedom to practise and try out ideas just as you would with an acoustic guitar. We can't wait to get our hands on one to try!
This article contains a selection of video tutorials that cover acoustic guitar recording and mixing in music production - The Acoustic Guitar Recording Handbook.
In this free video Paul Drew looks at this fantastic sounding guitar amp plug-in from Brainworx and Plugin Alliance and creates 3 totally different sounds buy using all 3 channels. Paul uses Channel 1 as the clean channel, channel 2 for a vintage overdrive and channel 3 for the high gain setting.
The culmination of four years work by the Brainworx development team is four new guitar-processing plugins, designed to offer an in-DAW experience for both real-time guitar tracking and guitar processing. Even better is that they are also available as AAX DSP plugins providing high-end guitar amp and stomp box emulations for Pro Tools HDX users.
For this video James traveled to Derbyshire to visit Andy Sneap at Backstage Studios. Backstage has directed itself towards the rock/metal fraternity, with labels including Nuclear Blast, Century Media, Roadrunner, Metal Blade, Ferret and Sony among others, making constant use of the facilities.
In this free video tutorial, Paul Drew uses the great Waves GTR3 Plug-in to add effects to a pre recorded guitar.
In this free video tutorial, Paul Drew demonstrates how to use the fantastic Plugin Alliance BX RockRack guitar amp plug-in.
Russ takes UJAM Virtual Guitarist Amber for a strum, is it just another VI or is it a serious alternative to recording a real acoustic guitar? Find out.