Gibson Les Paul LPB Deluxe Bass Guitar Review

October 1, 2009 by · 2 Comments 

Gibson Les Paul Bass

Its status in the six-string universe is legendary, but Gibson guitar corporation has never made a real impact in the bass-guitar market. Since the Sixties, Gibson has developed and marketed basses that, for one reason or another, just didn’t catch on. Although they were an alternative attempt to Fender’s popular basses, Gibson’s four-string were plagued by limited tonal range, top heavy, and baseball bat-like necks. Read more

IK Multimedia AmpliTube Fender and AmpliTube Fender Studio Review

July 16, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

IK Multimedia AmpliTube FenderI’m going to let you in on a little high-level industry info: Fender is hyper-picky (but in a good way). In fact, Fender is so militantly nitpicky and protective about the sound of their guitars and amps that no software modeler has ever been allowed to use the Fender name outright–until Fender and IK Multimedia teamed up to give you the full-on Fender tone experience. Read more