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SONAR X1

SONAR X1

As one of the most popular DAWs in the market for almost a decade, Cakewalk have now launched a brand new update to SONAR. Sonar X1 Essential, X1 Producer and X1 Studio are expected to be in stock just in time for Christmas! Prices are yet TBC…but we have a sneaky feeling it will be lower than you’d expect from such a cutting edge DAW. We’ve a preview video of the SONAR X1 right here…

Paper Jamz

Paper Jamz is the hottest new range of super-cool guitars from WowWee. Paper Jamz guitars feature unique, paper-thin technology that is played by touch alone, letting you grind out killer riffs and strum note-perfect rock anthems every time!

sE Electronics and Snow Patrol

sE Electronics and Snow Patrol

Johnny McDaid is a writer and producer working with some of the biggest talents around including Snow Patrol, Paul Van Dyk and Gary Go. Every day brings a different recording challenge so it’s a good job he is armed with a whole range of sE gear…

Freeze Your Sound

Freeze Your Sound

The Electro Harmonix Freeze Sound Retainer pedal lets you capture a frozen moment and turn it into a tonally unique sonic foundation.
The Electro Harmonix Freeze pedal delivers infinite sustain of any note or chord at the press of a momentary footswitch. Release the footswitch and you are again sample ready. Three selectable decay rates, including a latch mode, guarantee liquid, smooth tonal transitions. Watch a demo video of the EHX Freeze…

International Guitar Festival 2010

International Guitar Festival 2010

A Dolphin Music favourite and must attend, The Wirral based International Guitar Festival is now in its 22nd year and one of the longest running annual guitar festivals in the world. With a great international following, the festival celebrates all things guitar, presenting concerts, workshops and related events throughout November. This year’s festival features the usual eclectic mix of genres and artists that highlight the importance of the guitar within every form of music. See what’s going on here…

Shure Simplify the Spectrum Situation

With the 2012 Digital Switchover getting closer and closer, Shure realise the importance this may have upon your wireless microphone purchasing decisions. Every Shure handheld mic, every body pack, every headset, every lapel wireless system and their PSM900 in-ear monitoring system is availble in Channel 38 versions and for use beyond 2012. What is the digital switchover? Here’s a short video to give you a little bit of information about the 2012 digital switchover. If you’re thinking about buying a new wireless system it’s probably best you know exactly what’s going on!

Novation Launchpad takes DJ Hero 2 to the next level…

Novation Launchpad takes DJ Hero 2 to the next level…

For those of you who love the increasingly popular “ryhthm” games, (though not too sure I like that name!) you’ll have probably already got your hands on (or have added it to your Christmas list) DJ Hero 2 which was released last week. And, you will probably know all about Novation’s Launchpad which is a new feature in the on-screen gameplay?

Foo Fighters and Grammy winning producer Gil Norton chooses SE

Foo Fighters and Grammy winning producer Gil Norton chooses SE

Gil Norton’s production credits read like a who’s who in the world of music and he recently won a Grammy for the Foo Fighters album Echoes, Silence, Patience And Grace. After a quarter of a century producing the best, this man knows his gear, and of the sE range he says: “a great range and a mic to suit every occasion…”