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Jericho Guitars Announces First Line of Basses

Jericho Guitars is proud to announce their first ever line of electric bass guitars, the Alpha series.The Alpha models are geared specifically for the live and studio professional.From the scale to the finish and everything in between, Alpha is all about utility.Features:• 35” Scale• Lightly Carved Solid Ash Body• Hipshot Bridge & Tuners• Tuned EADG // BEAD // F#BEA • Single Piece Maple Neck•... …

Anthrax, Killswitch Engage Announce 'KillThrax II' Tour

Anthrax and Killswitch Engage have announced another co-headlining KillThrax tour.Kicking off in late January and lasting through early March, the tour will take the bands throughout the United States and Canada. The bands will be joined by Havok, who will serve as the opening act for every show on the tour."After playing so many amazing shows last year with our friends Killswitch Engage, I'm... …

Electro-Harmonix Unveils Slammi Plus

Electro-Harmonix has unveiled the Slammi Plus Polyphonic Pitch Shifter/Harmony Pedal, featuring glitch-free pitch shifting over a +/- three octave range and with the ability to transpose up, down or both simultaneously.An 11-position shift switch selects the transposition interval starting with detune for a chorus or doubling effect and includes the following: Minor 2nd, Major 2nd, Minor 3rd,... …

Anvil Announce New Album, 'Pounding the Pavement'

Metal lifers Anvil have announced the release of a new studio album, Pounding the Pavement.The new album—the band's 17th—was produced by Jörg Uken. Uken owns Soundlodge studios in Rhauderfehn in northwest Germany, (a country that has historically been the band's biggest stronghold) where Pounding the Pavement was recorded. "The songwriting process started immediately after the work on our... …

Electro-Harmonix Unveils New Volume Pedal

Electro-Harmonix has announced the introduction of the Volume Pedal, featuring two impedance options and housed in a rugged, lightweight chassis.With selectable 25K or 250K impedances, the Volume Pedal is well suited for both active and passive pickup equipped guitars and basses as well as keyboards, other electronic instruments and line level signals.The EHX Volume Pedal enables the player to... …

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