Claire Jones will give a concert in Somerset next month.

29 Apr 2011 16:55

Paul Simon has revealed how he turned to a psychiatrist to get his guitar skills back.

29 Apr 2011 14:50

U2 will put on a show-stopping performance at Glastonbury.

29 Apr 2011 12:48

Royal wedding composer 'excited' for the big day.

29 Apr 2011 10:43

The Futureheads have been added to the Harvest Festival line-up.

28 Apr 2011 18:17

Pete Townshend's brother is to play guitar on a tour of Tommy.

28 Apr 2011 16:16

Plan B taught his protege, up and coming singer Ny, how to write her songs as stories.

28 Apr 2011 16:15

Slipknot promise to play their ''biggest and most emotional'' ever shows when they tour Europe this summer.

28 Apr 2011 16:15

The late film composer John Barry is to be honoured at the Classic Brits.

28 Apr 2011 14:11

The music for the royal wedding is a tightly-guarded secret.

28 Apr 2011 12:06

Avril Lavigne loves the acoustic sound of her new offerings.

28 Apr 2011 10:09

Green Day performed after the finale of the American Idiot musical.

28 Apr 2011 10:05

Tinie Tempah is delaying the release of his highly-anticipated second album - the follow-up to 'Disc-Overy' - to concentrate on cracking America.

28 Apr 2011 10:00

Taylor Swift, Lady Antebellum and Justin Bieber are all up for trophies at this year's Country Music Television (CMT) awards.

28 Apr 2011 10:00

All Five members of AC/DC will appear in London for the premiere of their new concert film 'Live at the River Plate'.

28 Apr 2011 08:30

U2 want to put on a ''Glastonbury on steroids'' performance by sneaking in some huge pyrotechnics to this year's festival.

28 Apr 2011 08:30

Jerry Lee Lewis showed off his keyboard skills in Las Vegas.

27 Apr 2011 16:35

Brian May feels Freddie Mercury is ''still with'' him and bassist John Deacon when they tour under the band's name.

27 Apr 2011 16:15

Bruno Mars and his songwriting partners in The Smeezingtons completed 'F**k You' with Cee Lo Green in two hours.

27 Apr 2011 16:15

Bowling for Soup are pleased they can impress nine year olds with their guitar playing skills.

27 Apr 2011 16:15

Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No 2 has topped a Classic FM poll to find Brits' favourite music.

27 Apr 2011 14:34

Geri Halliwell wants the Spice Girls to reunite to perform at the opening ceremony of next year's Olympic Games in London.

27 Apr 2011 10:00

Kasabian have completed recording and are now at the stage of mixing their fourth album.

27 Apr 2011 10:00

Learning a music instrument can boost people's cognitive functions, according to research.

26 Apr 2011 14:55

Robert Pattinson took his acoustic guitar on board a recent flight.

26 Apr 2011 12:54

Take That’s Howard Donald has been booked as a DJ at superclub Eden in Ibiza this summer.

26 Apr 2011 10:00

Eminem, Foo Fighters and Coldplay have been announced as the headliners of this year’s 20th anniversary Lollapalooza festival.

26 Apr 2011 10:00

Punk icon Poly Styrene, who was the singer of X-Ray Spex, has died from breast cancer at the age of 53.

26 Apr 2011 10:00

Noah And The Whale are to play at the iTunes Festival in July 2011.

25 Apr 2011 12:00

A teenager has revealed his hopes of becoming an electric guitar star.

24 Apr 2011 12:00

A homeless shelter has been opened in the US by Jon Bon Jovi.

23 Apr 2011 09:00

Lady Gaga has become an Iron Maiden roadie as she is a big fan of the rock group.

22 Apr 2011 16:59

Adele could be set to reclaim the number one spot again.

22 Apr 2011 14:01

Iggy Pop thanks late guitar player Ron Asheton at a tribute concert.

22 Apr 2011 12:52

Avril Lavigne isn't sure if she will be able to play her favourite new song, 'Goodbye', when goes on tour.

22 Apr 2011 08:30

Lady Gaga claims she has considered having face implants to give herself a more angular appearance.

22 Apr 2011 06:30

Jamming sessions were commonplace for Adele and Jessie J.

21 Apr 2011 16:26

Beyonce Knowles is reportedly recording a duet with Rihanna for her upcoming new album.

21 Apr 2011 16:15

Morrissey doesn't sing some tracks from his earlier career live anymore because they are ''mating calls''.

21 Apr 2011 16:15

Neil Young has wowed audiences in Boston with his ability to still rock like a hero.

21 Apr 2011 14:23

Lady Gaga and Brian May are set to collaborate on a new track.

21 Apr 2011 10:40

Lady Gaga became a roadie for Iron Maiden after she met them backstage at one of their concerts in Tampa, Florida.

21 Apr 2011 10:00

Nicole Scherzinger wanted her 'Killer Love' album to have a ''loud, dangerous'' sound, so she recruited Lady Gaga's producer RedOne to work with her.

21 Apr 2011 10:00

Actor Jeff Bridges is releasing an album that will feature a number of his own compositions.

21 Apr 2011 09:06

Dave Stewart has collaborated with Bob Dylan and Stevie Nicks on his first solo album in 16 years, 'The Blackbird Diaries' .

21 Apr 2011 08:30

'Black and Yellow' Wiz Khalifa ''programs'' his songs in a way that makes them irresistible to people.

21 Apr 2011 08:30

Gibson is the make of choice for Duff McKagan.

20 Apr 2011 17:00

Liam Gallagher has admitted his relationship with brother Noel is ''over and done with'' following Noel's departure from Oasis in August 2009.

20 Apr 2011 16:15

The guitar band are returning to the UK for the first time since 2009.

20 Apr 2011 16:03

Michael Collings used the internet to learn the guitar.

20 Apr 2011 14:39

Playing the drums can be an effective way of reducing stress levels.

20 Apr 2011 14:14

A huge hike in record sales was experienced by electric guitar band Foo Fighters on Record Store Day.

20 Apr 2011 12:25

Nominees at the Ivor Novello Awards include electric guitar bands Bombay Bicycle Club and Everything Everything.

20 Apr 2011 11:33

James Blake will head out on tour later this year

20 Apr 2011 10:27

Johnny Cash's childhood home in Dyess, Arkansas is being restored and turned into a museum.

20 Apr 2011 10:00

Britney Spears is like a ''little kid'' in the recording studio, according to will.i.am who says that her enthusiasm is infectious.

20 Apr 2011 10:00

Drake was excited when he first saw bootleg copies of his raps.

20 Apr 2011 08:30

A brewery in Edinburgh has asked people to donate their unused musical instruments.

20 Apr 2011 08:22

Katie Melua has admitted to having ''a bit of a breakdown'' after her latest album 'The House' was released last year, and postponed her tour because she needed to ''cool off a bit''.

19 Apr 2011 16:15

Big Time Rush want to get in the studio with Justin Bieber to write a track.

19 Apr 2011 16:15

Kylie Minogue, Tinie Tempah, The xx, Katy B and Plan B are all up for this year's Ivor Novello awards.

19 Apr 2011 12:30

Slash will perform his latest songs on the electric guitar at T in the Park in July 2011.

19 Apr 2011 11:47

Shayne Ward has been axed from Simon Cowell's record label, Syco Music, after his last album 'Obsession' failed to make the top ten of the UK album chart.

19 Apr 2011 10:00

Former Guns N' Roses bassist Duff McKagan felt good he got to ''reconnect'' with Axl Rose last year.

19 Apr 2011 10:00

Lady Gaga could still ''make you cry'' with her musical ability even if her outrageous clothes and publicity stunts were stripped from her.

19 Apr 2011 10:00

Alexis Jordan wants to duet with 'Written in the Stars' rapper Tinie Tempah.

19 Apr 2011 08:30

Katie Melua doesn't know who, even or what, all of her songs are about, as she likes to leave them open to interpretation by the listener.

19 Apr 2011 06:30

A composer finds digital software far more efficient.

18 Apr 2011 17:20

Jack White has been honoured by becoming the first recipient of the City Ambassador Award for bringing recognition to his hometown of Nashville through his music career.

18 Apr 2011 16:15

The Killers have been confirmed to headline the UK's Hard Rock Calling festival on its Friday night slot on June 24.

18 Apr 2011 16:15

Foo Fighters are set to perform in London in the summer.

18 Apr 2011 15:20

Beck performed some of his trademark hits on the guitar.

18 Apr 2011 13:31

Sir Paul McCartney stunned the crowd at the Coachella music festival by joining Dutch house DJ Afrojack on stage and spinning some tunes in the booth.

18 Apr 2011 10:00

Lady Gaga's 'Born This Way' album features Queen guitarist Brian May on the track 'You & I'.

18 Apr 2011 10:00

A fund has been used to invest in new musical instruments.

18 Apr 2011 09:26

Foo Fighters would rather relax after a concert with a bucket of fried chicken and a bottle of champagne rather than caviar and drugs.

18 Apr 2011 08:30

Amy Winehouse taught Dionne Bromfield how to write songs from her diary, and helped her ''tweak'' songs for her second album in the studio.

18 Apr 2011 08:30

Alice Cooper will feature in a holographic gig.

17 Apr 2011 10:00

James Murphy has revealed that LCD Soundsystem's final concert will be released on DVD, fans may be pleased to note.

16 Apr 2011 12:00

The Wombats launched their second album 'The Wombats Proudly Present... This Modern Glitch' with a special secret fan show in London last night (14.04.11)

15 Apr 2011 16:15

Making Foo Fighters' latest album was like ''diffusing a bomb'', because it was recorded on hard to use vintage equipment.

15 Apr 2011 10:00

The Stooges promise they will pay an ''uplifting'' rather than ''sombre'' tribute to late guitarist Ron Asheton next week.

15 Apr 2011 08:30

Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton has bought Prince's Fender Stratocaster for $100,000.

15 Apr 2011 08:19

Michael Stipe was ''ignorant of music'' until the R.E.M. were recording their second album 'Reckoning'

14 Apr 2011 23:15

Individuals have found out who will be playing at Glastonbury.

14 Apr 2011 16:58

Coldplay's Chris Martin covered Oasis' 1995 hit 'Wonderwall' at a secret London show last night (13.04.11).

14 Apr 2011 16:15

Glastonbury festival has confirmed U2, Coldplay and Beyonce Knowles as this year's headliners, as well as most of the other acts who will perform over the weekend.

14 Apr 2011 16:15

John Lennon's handwritten lyrics to the Beatles song 'Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds' are set to make £122,000 when they go up for auction.

14 Apr 2011 16:15

The band will be taking to the stage on July 3rd.

14 Apr 2011 14:52

The Rolling Stones 'fans of Gibson guitars'

14 Apr 2011 10:59

Phil Spector is launching a third appeal against his conviction for the 2003 murder of Lana Clarkson.

14 Apr 2011 10:00

Gary Barlow teases 43-year-old Take That bandmate Howard Donald about his advancing years.

14 Apr 2011 10:00

Joe Mantera will be playing the electric guitar on his new record.

13 Apr 2011 18:09

Kylie Minogue closed the UK leg of her 'Aphrodite: Les Folies' tour with an incredible concert at London's The O2 last night (12.04.11), which included classic hits such as 'I Should Be So Lucky', 'Can't Get You Out of my Head' and 'What Do I Have To Do?'.

13 Apr 2011 16:15

Lady Gaga will not release a ''deluxe'' version of 'Born This Way' because she hates the word, although she has previously sold a bonus edition of her second album 'The Fame Monster'.

13 Apr 2011 16:15

The former Free front man will be the latest musician to play in the Off The Record sessions.

13 Apr 2011 15:36

The band's lead singer had strange dreams while using nicotine patches in the recording of the new album.

13 Apr 2011 13:36

Famous rockers U2 have stripped back dome of their songs on their latest tour.

13 Apr 2011 11:02

Ozzy Osbourne is to be honoured at this year's Kerrang! Awards by receiving the rock magazine's Legend Award.

13 Apr 2011 10:00

Jennifer Lopez has credited her producer RedOne for bringing out the best of her on new album 'Love?'.

13 Apr 2011 10:00

London band Chas and Dave hope they influenced Northern English group Arctic Monkeys to sing in their regional accent.

13 Apr 2011 08:30

U2 admit they can overwork their songs in the studio, with 'Get on Your Boots' being an example.

13 Apr 2011 08:30

The musician will be playing his hometown of Stoke-on-Trent.

12 Apr 2011 17:56

Slash is set to play a show in the British town where he was raised, Stoke-on-Trent, returning for the first time since he was five.

12 Apr 2011 16:15

Beyonce has reportedly hired 200 African dancers to appear in the video to her new single 'Girl'.

12 Apr 2011 16:15

Steve Howe has continued to showcase his talents with Gibson guitars.

12 Apr 2011 15:56

Lead singer Ray Davies has said he would be up for reforming the band.

12 Apr 2011 14:07

The band's drummer Matt Helders has confirmed they will be going out on the road in 2011.

12 Apr 2011 10:58

Travis Barker says Beastie Boys' DJ, Mix Master Mike is the only person who could replace DJ AM and is thrilled he has joined him on tour.

12 Apr 2011 10:00

U2 are ''at the absolute limit'' with their 360 Degree tour, and acknowledge they are ''as big'' as they could ''ever get''.

12 Apr 2011 10:00

Bad Religion and Cavalera Conspiracy are among 28 acts added to the bill for Sonisphere festival.

12 Apr 2011 08:30

Korn singer and guitarist Jonathan Davis finds DJing ''hard'' compared to playing live on stage as part of a band

12 Apr 2011 08:30

Annie Lennox has been named the 2011 recipient of the prestigious 02 Silver Clef Award given by charity Nordoff Robbins.

11 Apr 2011 16:15

A hall of fame is set to be built in Manchester which will celebrate the English city's musical history and it has already won the backing of Noel Gallagher and Peter Hook.

11 Apr 2011 16:15

The Charlatans enjoy playing acoustic gigs once in a while.

11 Apr 2011 14:00

The electric guitar player apologised to Take That.

11 Apr 2011 11:56

Leading acoustic musician, famed for playing two guitars at once, performs at an exclusive Yamaha Aftershow Party at Musikmesse 2011.

11 Apr 2011 11:20

Korg demonstrate the Wavedrum Oriental at Musikmesse 2011 for Gear4music.com.

11 Apr 2011 11:10

Numark demonstrate their new Mobile DJ System debuted at Musikmesse 2011 for Gear4music.com.

11 Apr 2011 10:48

Britney Spears has confirmed she will appear on a remix of Rihanna's track 'S&M'.

11 Apr 2011 10:00

Paul McCartney is asking famous musicians to record an album of covers of his own tracks and has arranged for The Clash to collaborate with his son James for one of the songs.

11 Apr 2011 10:00

Numark talk through the new Mixdeck Quad DJ Controller at Musikmesse 2011 for Gear4music.com.

11 Apr 2011 09:53

Steinberg talk through the new HALion 4 sampler and new VST plugins launched at Musikmesse 2011 for Gear4music.com.

11 Apr 2011 09:48

Former Sex Pistols fronman John Lydon doesn't think he's made his best record yet.

11 Apr 2011 08:30

Two Door Cinema Club have moved in together and are planning to record at least one more album in a home studio.

11 Apr 2011 08:30

Steady progress is being made on the new Blink 182 album, Travis Barker has revealed.

10 Apr 2011 09:00

Beastie Boys, Coldplay and Radiohead memorabilia is being auctioned off by EMI.

9 Apr 2011 09:00

Leading drum manufacturer Pearl announce new maple and birch kits to the renowned Vision series at this years Musikmesse held in Frankfurt.

8 Apr 2011 16:51

Shane MacGowan is unexpectedly in line for a Classic BRIT award, as he appears on the Album of the Year nominated 'Noel' by The Priests.

8 Apr 2011 16:15

Kate Nash would never take off her clothes strip in order to sell records.

8 Apr 2011 16:15

Leading drum manufacturer Pearl has debuted Masters Premium Legend Series drum kits at this years Musikmesse held in Frankfurt.

8 Apr 2011 16:05

Jimi Hendrix, Dave Grohl and John Lennon have all played the Gibson SG.

8 Apr 2011 15:46

Leading drum manufacturer Pearl has released new reference pure drum kits at this years Musikmesse held in Frankfurt.

8 Apr 2011 15:12

New Yamaha Pacifica guitars are coming on to the market.

8 Apr 2011 13:42

German audio specialist Bayerdynamic has announced a new range of microphones at Musikmesse held in Frankfurt. New Touring Gear microphones offer a complete range of microphone solutions for the stage.

8 Apr 2011 12:36

TC Helicon tak us through the new Voicetone Single Pedals released at Musikmesse 2011 including E1, H1 and X1.

8 Apr 2011 11:44

Novation talk Gear4music.com through their new Twitch DJ Controller for Serato Itch at Musikmesse 2011.

8 Apr 2011 11:25

World renowned guitar manufacturer Gibson have launched a wave of new products at this years Musikmesse including a new Nashville Flood Anniversary Les Paul Studio available in Blue & Green, Alex Lifeson Signature Les Paul Custom, Marc Bolan Signature Les Paul Custom, Acoustic Jackson Browne Model as well as showcasing the long awaited and revolutionary Firebird X.

8 Apr 2011 10:32

Line 6 give Gear4music.com an overview of their M5 effects stompbox at Musikmesse 2011.

8 Apr 2011 10:26

Roland give Gear4music.com a video overview of the Roland Jupiter 80 synth, just launched at Musikmesse 2011.

8 Apr 2011 10:08

Coldplay have been asked to perform especially written anthem, 'Welcome Song' at the 2012 Olympics.

8 Apr 2011 10:00

The View frontman Kyle Falconer's dream job is playing Judas in rock opera 'Jesus Christ Superstar'.

8 Apr 2011 10:00

Mani has slammed rumours that the Stone Roses will be getting back together.

8 Apr 2011 09:57

The Kills claim they had become both more English and more American when it came to recording their fourth album.

8 Apr 2011 08:30

The Fender Jaguar Bass Special SS is on display at Musikmesse.

7 Apr 2011 18:30

Gear4music.com get an overview of the new Dark Matter Audio DMA1 at Musikmesse 2011. Dark Matter Audio has released the DMA1 Smart Audio Hub. DMA1. This incredible audio device is anything you want it to be ? guitar effects processor, high quality studio tool or performance instrument ? thanks to its open architecture and Online Store that lets you wirelessly update DMA1 with a growing range of pro audio apps.

7 Apr 2011 17:15

Numark, the world's leading manufacturer of DJ technology, introduces the MIXDECK QUAD, a professional-grade DJ controller and player with integrated effects, direct connection for iPad or iPod touch, and inputs for CD and USB flash drives, unveiled at Musikmesse held in Frankfurt.

7 Apr 2011 17:14

Gear4music.com get an overview of the new Ashdown MI Bass at Musikmesse 2011. Renowned bass amp manufacturer Ashdown has released a new range of bass amp heads at this years Musikmesse. Available in a choice of two power options and four colors the MI Bass Amp Heads pack a punch weigh above its weight.

7 Apr 2011 17:00

The Kooks are making their return with a number of surprise gigs across the UK next month.

7 Apr 2011 17:00

Gear4music.com get an overview of the new Line 6 POD HD at Musikmesse 2011. Line 6, the industry leader in digital modeling technology for musicians, announced today POD HD desktop multi-effect, the latest addition to the award-winning family of POD products at this years Musikmesse in Frankfurt.

7 Apr 2011 16:45

Gear4music.com get an overview of the new Korg Wavedrum Mini at Musikmesse 2011. Korg have announced the release of the Wavedrum mini at this years Musikmesse featuring legendary wavedrum technology in a compact form.

7 Apr 2011 16:45

Bob Dylan performed his first-ever concert in China last night (06.04.11) after agreeing a pre-approved setlist with the country's authorities.

7 Apr 2011 16:15

Will Gregory has revealed Goldfrapp are starting to work on their sixth album.

7 Apr 2011 16:15

Native Instruments have today announced the release of the Komplete Audio 6 audio interface aimed at DJ's, producers and musicians alike at this years Musikmesse held in Frankfurt.

7 Apr 2011 16:11

Gear4music.com get an overview of the new Korg Monotribe Analogue Ribbon Station at Musikmesse 2011. Korg have added to the success of the Montron at last years Musikmesse, announcing the Monotribe analogue ribbon station at this years show.

7 Apr 2011 15:54

Yamaha have unveiled a new entry level digital piano named the NP-11 at this years Musikmesse held in Frankfurt.

7 Apr 2011 15:15

The Stone Roses may be getting back together.

7 Apr 2011 15:00

Yamaha have announced they are expanding their successful PSR range with the addition of two new keyboards, the PSR-E233 and PSR-E333 keyboards launching at this years Musikmesse held in Frankfurt.

7 Apr 2011 14:39

Orange is releasing a new coffee table book showing pictures of artists using its equipment.

7 Apr 2011 13:19

Presonus has released the game chaning Presonus StudioLive 16.0.2 digital recording mixer at this years Musikmesse held in Frankfurt.

7 Apr 2011 12:16

Gear4music.com get an overview of the new features on the TC Electronic RH750 Bass Amp at Musikmesse 2011.

7 Apr 2011 11:37

KRK, leading manufacturer in monitor solutions has debuted two new powered subwoofers, the KRK12sHO and KRK12s at this years Musikmesse held in Frankfurt.

7 Apr 2011 11:32

Gear4music.com get an overview of the new Nord Electro 3 HP with real hammer action keys at Musikmesse 2011.

7 Apr 2011 10:21

U2 are working on a ''sci-fi'' sound with RedOne for their new album.

7 Apr 2011 10:00

The Stone Roses are set to reunite, after frontman Ian Brown and guitarist John Squire put their differences behind them.

7 Apr 2011 10:00

The era of electric guitar bands is not dead, Alex Turner has claimed.

7 Apr 2011 09:49

Dionne Bromfield thinks people make too big a deal out of the fact she is still a teenager, as well as a popstar.

7 Apr 2011 08:30

Arctic Monkeys thought of obscure names for their fourth album while recording in Los Angeles, including 'The Blondo-Sonic Rape Alarm' and 'The Thunder-Suckle Fuss Canyon'.

7 Apr 2011 08:30

Renowned musical manufacturer Yamahah have announced details of a new range of workstation keyboards.

6 Apr 2011 20:43

Gear4music.com get a demonstration and overview of the new Ampeg GVT guitar amp series at Musikmesse 2011.

6 Apr 2011 18:20

Gear4music.com get a video overview and demonstration of the Korg Monotribe Analog Synth & Sequencer at Musikmesse 2011.

6 Apr 2011 18:12

Numark, the world's leading manufacturer of DJ technology, introduces the M8, a professional four-channel DJ mixer with integrated effects at this years Musikmesse.

6 Apr 2011 17:39

The Orange Dark Terror guitar amp is to be made available from May.

6 Apr 2011 17:00

Legendary guitar and amp manufacturer Fender have revealed details of new Super Sonic amps at this years Musikmesse held in Franfurt.

6 Apr 2011 16:44

A statue in tribute to late Nirvana singer Kurt Cobain was unveiled in his hometown yesterday (05.04.11).

6 Apr 2011 16:15

Steinberg have released Cubase Elements 6 & HALion 4 at this years Musikmesse held in Frankfurt.

6 Apr 2011 15:38

The Line 6 M5 Stompbox Modeler has been launched.

6 Apr 2011 15:06

KRK introduces the new ROKIT RP10-3 Mid-field Three-Way Monitor System at Musikmesse 2011.

6 Apr 2011 15:04

Bloc Party are to reform, Russell Lissack has revealed.

6 Apr 2011 12:41

Popular electric guitar manufacturer Ibanez has announced the new X series electric guitar range featuring three new shapes at this years Musikmesse held in Frankfurt. Halberd, Falchion and Glaive are the new shapes, each in a choice of two colors.

6 Apr 2011 11:07

Leading acoustic guitar manufacturer Takamine launches a quartet of new guitars, including a limited edition.

6 Apr 2011 10:15

Squier have announce new short scale vintage modified jaguar bass special ss basses, Matt Freeman signature precision bass guitar and three newly updated electric guitars at this years Musikmesse held in Frankfurt.

6 Apr 2011 10:05

Katy Perry is glad she has written songs fans can relate to such as 'Firework' rather than just focusing on the glamour of Hollywood life.

6 Apr 2011 10:00

Bryan Ferry was hospitalised last night (05.04.11) after falling ill before a show in London.

6 Apr 2011 10:00

Korg have announced the release of a new mobile monitor amplifier, the MMA130 at this years Musikmesse show held in Framkfurt.

6 Apr 2011 09:51

Gibson and Yamaha are among the companies that will be demonstrating their new products at Musikmesse.

6 Apr 2011 09:43

Korg announce the release of the new SP-170S digital piano at this years Musikmesse held in Frankfurt.

6 Apr 2011 09:16

Line 6, the industry leader in digital modeling technology for music-creation products, announced today at Musikmesse show held in Frankfurt that it has sold more than one million Spider digital modeling guitar amplifiers worldwide.

6 Apr 2011 09:12

Following the success of the WMS series wireless microphone system, AKG proudly debuts its WMS 40 MINI & WMS 470 wireless system at Musikmesse 2011.

6 Apr 2011 09:11

Compact, accurate and easy to use, pitchclip is the discreet chromatic tuner being launched by Korg at this years Musikmesse being held in Frankfurt.

6 Apr 2011 09:09

Yamaha launched Pacifica electric guitars in the 1990's and they have since become renowned for their no-compromise concept and affordability.

6 Apr 2011 09:04

Yamaha expand on the ever popular DTX series this year with the release of two new high end electronic drum kits the DTX700K and DTX750K featuring the powerful DTX700 module.

6 Apr 2011 09:03

Ideal for any small event requiring a boost in audio, the BA-55 Portable PA System has just be released by Roland.

6 Apr 2011 09:03

Boss has released the Micro-BR 80, providing a professional 8 track recording studio in your pocket.

6 Apr 2011 09:02

Yamaha expand on their popular DTX series launching 3 new electronic drum kits at Musikmesse, DTX500K, DTX520K and DTX540K all featuring the DTX 500 Module.

6 Apr 2011 09:00

Revered for their high quality conversion, Roland have announced the Quad Capture 4 in / 4 out USB 2.0 audio interface.

6 Apr 2011 09:00

Blackstar have improved on the popular HT-5 series amps with the new HT-5R amps featuring a combo, head and mini stack, all at this years Musikmesse held in Frankfurt.

6 Apr 2011 09:00

Weighing in at just 11kgs, the Nord Electro 3 HP is a 73 key keyboard with a focus on playability and portability.

6 Apr 2011 09:00

Vox release Virage II Butterfly Series guitars.

6 Apr 2011 09:00

Vox add VTX150 modeling amp to Valvetronix range of guitar amps

6 Apr 2011 09:00

Novation unveils the Twitch Serato DJ Controller

6 Apr 2011 09:00

Roland have announced the return of the revolutionary Jupiter synths, with the release of the Jupiter-8.

6 Apr 2011 09:00

Roland brings revolutionary SuperNATURAL piano technology to another piano in the popular FP range.

6 Apr 2011 09:00

Famed amp manufacturer Ampeg has returned to the guitar amp market, bringing its legendary all-tube to all new users.

6 Apr 2011 08:45

Gear4music.com are providing the latest news and updates direct from the show floor at Musikmesse 2011.

6 Apr 2011 08:40

Alex Winston wants to write songs for other people, and would eventually like to pen a country hit.

6 Apr 2011 08:30

Recording with Blink 182 feels ''really exciting and new again'' according to the band's drummer Travis Barker.

6 Apr 2011 08:30

Taylor Hawkins has said the new Foo Fighters documentary is interesting but personally uncomfortable to watch.

5 Apr 2011 18:30

A new album is on the way from Paul Weller.

5 Apr 2011 17:00

Guns N' Roses have been made to sign a 'Late Appearance' clause ahead of their show at the Rock in Rio festival in Brazil this October.

5 Apr 2011 16:15

Foo Fighters' drummer, Taylor Hawkins, didn't want their new documentary film 'Back And Forth' released.

5 Apr 2011 16:15

Audio-Technica is to introduce its new AT2022 X/Y stereo condenser microphone and AT2031 Condenser Microphone at this years Musikmesse show held in Frankfurt.

5 Apr 2011 16:00

Audio-Technica has unveiled updated versions of two of its popular professional DJ monitor headphones the The ATH-PRO700 MK2 and ATH-PRO5 MK2.

5 Apr 2011 15:59

More live dates are planned for Metronomy in autumn.

5 Apr 2011 15:06

Robert Plant, Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones have all signed an acoustic guitar that is to feature in a charity auction.

5 Apr 2011 12:51

Lostprophets, Good Charlotte, Chipmunk and Noisettes will all perform at V Festival 2011.

5 Apr 2011 10:58

TC-Helicon announces three new VoiceTone Single vocal effects pedals: H1, E1 and X1 at this years Musikmesse show held in Frankfurt.

5 Apr 2011 10:06

Paul Weller says his new album is finished and will ''hopefully'' be released this year.

5 Apr 2011 10:00

Jamie Hince wrote tracks on acoustic guitar for the first time for The Kills new album.

5 Apr 2011 10:00

TC Electronic introduces a new head of the compact bass amp family the RH750 at this years Musikmesse held in Frankfurt.

5 Apr 2011 09:21

'Maggie May' singer Rod Stewart will never undergo a ''reinvention''.

5 Apr 2011 08:30

Willow Smith wants to have an ''explosive personality'' like eccentric pop singer Lady Gaga.

5 Apr 2011 06:30

Kurt Cobain frequently used a Fender Jaguar in the making of Nevermind.

4 Apr 2011 19:30

A teenager who has battled against cancer has met his hero Ringo Starr.

4 Apr 2011 18:10

Taylor Swift, Miranda Lambert and Lady Antebellum were the biggest winners at the Academy of Country Music Awards 2011 in Las Vegas last night (03.04.11).

4 Apr 2011 16:15

Tinie Tempah has already started working on his second album and hopes to have it released by October.

4 Apr 2011 16:15

Rising stars Treetop Flyers have secured themselves a slot on the main stage at Glastonbury Festival 2011.

4 Apr 2011 16:05

The possibilities of the guitar are to be celebrated in Bracknell later this month.

4 Apr 2011 14:29

Leading electric guitar manufacturer Fender has announced three Pawn Shop guitars that they're billing as guitars that never were but should've been.

4 Apr 2011 11:51

Primal Scream had Glen Matlock on the bass guitar last night as they played at a special charity concert.

4 Apr 2011 11:17

Threatening a "beast to be unleashed," Orange Amps have announced the Dark Terror head in time for Musikmesse 2011.

4 Apr 2011 10:31

Pioneering electric guitar manufacturer Ibanez are releasing a limited edition 2011 RG Extreme Shredding Machine the RG2011SC-BK.

4 Apr 2011 10:12

Beady Eye, Primal Scream and Paul Weller all played sets to raise money for the British Red Cross at London's Japan Disaster Benefit concert last night(03.04.11).

4 Apr 2011 10:00

Bill Wyman has joined forces with his former Rolling Stones bandmates to record a track to feature on an album being released in memory of the group's co-founder Ian Stewart.

4 Apr 2011 10:00

Dave Grohl was one of the reasons Pete Robertson of The Vaccines decided to get behind a drum kit.

3 Apr 2011 09:00

Graham Oliver has used his skills on the electric guitar to help pupils at his grandchildren's school.

2 Apr 2011 09:00

Avril Lavigne likes Kesha's lyrics and say she reminds her of herself.

1 Apr 2011 16:15

A spectacular stage show will be put on by The Darkness as they return to live music at the Download Festival.

1 Apr 2011 15:56

Bob Marley's Gibson Les Paul is to be shown off in America.

1 Apr 2011 14:22

Legendary electric guitar manufacturer has released a new guitar ahead of this years Musikmesse show held in Frankfurt.

1 Apr 2011 12:27

Leading monitor manufacturer ADAM will release the A77X at Musikmesse - a twin speaker monitor.

1 Apr 2011 12:11

Katy Perry admits the beat for 'E.T' was written for hip hop group Three 6 Mafia.

1 Apr 2011 10:00

Britney Spears wants to record a track with and all-star female cast including Kylie Minogue, Lady Gaga, Rihanna and Adele.

1 Apr 2011 10:00

Kaiser Chiefs will play before Kings of Leon at the Isle of Wight Festival this summer.

1 Apr 2011 09:50

During April customers who purchase Ableton Suite 8, including EDU versions and upgrades from live Lite and Live Intro, can get Max For Live, worth £221.99, for free.

1 Apr 2011 09:23

My Chemical Romance would listen to Pulp's hit 'Common People' when they were growing up in New Jersey because they related to it before they found fame and success in the music industry.

1 Apr 2011 08:30

Korn have posted a snippet of new track 'Get Up' online, showcasing a new electronic sound.

1 Apr 2011 08:30