(STEVENSVILLE, MD) May 12, 2015 – PRS Guitars is proud to officially announce four SE Standard models, bringing the brand’s guitars to an exciting new price range. The all-mahogany SE Standards are designed to be the go-to instrument for beginning guitarists and budget-conscious players and will start at $499 USD. The most affordable PRS guitars to date, SE Standards are modeled after some of PRS’s most popular designs and carry familiar PRS appointments, including bird inlays, PRS stoptail and tremolo bridge designs, and a high-quality SE gig bag. All four models also share the classic combination of all-mahogany bodies (reminiscent of Paul’s pre-factory guitars) and set mahogany necks with rosewood fretboards. The four new SE Standard models are: the SE Standard 24, the SE Standard 22, the SE Standard 245, and the SE Santana Standard.
The Back Porch Sessions set for digital release on May 26, 2015
Nazareth, PA – May 12, 2015 - C. F. Martin & Co., Inc. (www.martinguitar.com) hosted the Fifth Bi-Annual Wood Summit at the company's headquarters in Nazareth, PA on Thursday, May 7, 2015. The full-day Summit commenced with an agenda of discussions, networking and presentations on a myriad of key topics that ranged from CITES Permits & Process, Lacey Act Due Care, DNA Chain of Custody Tracking, and alternative material sourcing.
Orange Amplification is proud to announce they will once again be sponsoring Camden Rocks 2015 by providing the amplification back line for seventeen of the twenty most iconic music venues in North London. Orange is celebrating the launch with an Orange swagbag giveaway, which includes a pair of Camen Rock Tickets, T-Shirt, Micro Crush Amplifier and shot glasses. To enter simply like the Camden competition post on Orange Amps’ official Facebook or send an email to [email protected] with your name.
On a Friday in May in Atlanta, Georgia, there happened a music festival called Shaky Knees. The third annual music festival offered a variety of artists from Flogging Molly to The Pixies to The Strokes to Whiskey Gentry to Wilco to Clutch to Nikki Lane to Ryan Adams to Old Crow Medicine Show to Dr. Dog to The Both to ZZ Ward, and so many more, that rocked the stages.
For those of you who could not make it to the 2015 ASCAP "I Create Music" EXPO, Video Access is now available for only $99!The 10th annual ASCAP "I Create Music" EXPO was a remarkable experience for everyone...
Press Release: ASCAP, the world leader in performing rights and advocacy for music creators, today announced its highest ever paid attendance for its ASCAP “I Create Music” EXPO with an increase of 19% over 2014. The premier event for songwriter education and career networking took place at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles from April 30th - May 2nd with well over 2600 participants.
Taylor Swift opens up about romance, musical inspirations, and more in an exclusive interview with Tavi Gevinson in the June 2015 edition of ELLE Magazine.
TRACYTON, WA – Known for their excellent pickups, Sheptone announces the 6T8 Humbucker pickup. This new set is designed as an ideal pickup to match with a hollow or semi-hollow body guitar. The pickup provides a clear but slightly grittier T-Top tone. The set also offers brighter and livelier tones for solid body guitars as well. The 6T8 Humbucker is now available for purchase on the website at www.sheptone.com. Most models are in stock and ship in 3-7 days.
Press Release: (STEVENSVILLE, MD) For the second consecutive year, PRS Guitars, a leading US manufacturer of high quality electric and acoustic guitars, is teaming up with the Vans Warped Tour presented by Journeys. As the exclusive acoustic guitar of the summer-long festival, PRS Guitars will be activating in Warped’s Acoustic Basement at forty+ concert events this summer, starting on June 17 in Anchorage, Alaska, traversing the USA, and culminating in a final concert on August 8 in Auburn, WA. PRS also has planned a special appearance at the July 18 Columbia, Maryland event where the Maryland guitar manufacturer plans to let concert goers see and play a variety of PRS Acoustic guitars including the newly introduced SE A10E and SE Alex Lifeson signature acoustics.