The first ultra-precise standalone tuner for Apple Watch is now available
Things change and ASCAP already has a few updates since the Program Book went to print. The online schedule will always be kept up to date, but they will post all of the changes HERE. Follow @ASCAPEXPO on Twitter for up-to-the-minute details about the EXPO.
On a cool, dreary, rainy Sunday night at The Masquerade in Atlanta, Georgia came a concert that was amazing! Revolver’s Hottest Chicks in Hard Rock tour rolled into town and gave an electrifying and powerful show! The line-up included: Falling for Scarlet, Diamante, Fit for Rivals, and Flyleaf. All the bands gave an electrifying performance, and the crowd responded with the same amount of energy.
Press Release: After many requests, Aristides Instruments releases the eight string 080 guitar. The new 080 continues Aristides’ tradition of using a one piece body and neck construction, integrally layered with Arium. This model is also the first Aristides Instrument to be constructed of 100% man-made materials and features no wood – not even the freatboard. The new model made its first appearance at Musikmesse in Frankfurt Germany this month. Customers can place orders now through authorized dealers or direct from the factory.
Now guitar and bass players can jam on their Android devices with AmpliTube, the world's most powerful multi-effects and amplifier app complete with virtual gear from Fender™, Orange®, Ampeg®, Soldano® and more
A handy and versatile new device is about to hit the market that will change the way musicians have thought about the metronome. The Soundbrenner Pulse is a wearable metronome that produces a strong and precise vibration that will allow the wearer to easily follow along with the beat. I had the opportunity to view a demonstration of the device by the CEO and cofounder, Florian Simmendinger, before the launch of their Indiegogo campaign, and I was very impressed with the features this device is capable of, all contained in a device about the size of a large watch.
In a recent press release, The Grip Weeds announced the release of their latest album How I Won the War via Jem Records and talked about the musicianship of lead guitarist Kristin Pinell. Pinell reflected on how she started her career as a guitarist, early musical influences, studying at Berklee, and responding to an ad placed by a band in Boston called Good Question who were looking for 'The World's Greatest Female Guitar Player.'
UPDATE APRIL 19th: The ASCAP EXPO lineup has grown again with the addition of Grizzly Bear's Chris Taylor to the "We Create Music" panel and MICK, who will DJ Friday night's After-Hours Networking event. Other additions...
Celebrated British blues rock guitarist and singer-songwriter, Joanne Shaw Taylor, embarks on a nationwide UK tour presented by Planet Rock this Autumn. Joanne will perform songs from her critically acclaimed album The Dirty Truth.