Music Gear News

At Gear4music.com we update our news channel daily to ensure you always get the latest and most important music news.

Digital electric guitar pushes music forward

A new digital guitar is making noise in the music industry.
Great deals on musical instruments
A new "digital" electric guitar has been invented with shorter strings than a typical guitar and a bare fretboard.

The You Rock guitar, which looks similar to the guitars used in the hit computer game Rock Band, is a state-of-the-art music instrument.

It has a MIDI guitar controller and recorder "with touch sensitive fingerboard" and a synthesizer.

The instrument is fully compatible with music software like GarageBand, Cubase, Pro Tools, Sonar and Reason.

It has a USB interface which is compatible with PCs and even tablets like the iPad.

It's so state of the art that it can even be folded and put into a bag making it one of the most travel-friendly guitars in the business today.

Digital Journal's Paul Wallace said: "TheYoi Rock guitars look like a lot of fun to me. I was thinking that the Guitar Hero guitars, turned into real instruments, would be worth a try.

"Which is exactly what I'll do. It's about time some truly modern, functional instruments came on the market. These guitars plug in through USB, which is all I need."

ADNFCR-2133-ID-800786399-ADNFCR Posted on 4 Nov 2011 12:18 to category : Instruments News

Related Music News

thumbnail

With an impressive number of capabilities under its belt, Quantum maximises your audio's potential and brings you premium grade quality in a heartbeat

27 Apr 2017 12:54
thumbnail

Need to sort out your audio inconsistencies? iZotope launch an update across three of of their pieces audio editing software: Elements, Regular and Advanced.

20 Apr 2017 12:17
thumbnail

A synth that boasts a range of interesting parameters, Novation's Peak brings next-level user operation to the fold, promising an immersive creative experience.

19 Apr 2017 16:14
thumbnail

The next design from tech titans Novation, the Circuit Mono Station looks to follow on from Bass Station II, picking up where its older brother left off.

19 Apr 2017 16:01
thumbnail

Building on previous sucssesses, QSC's K.2 range pave the way forward within the realm of speaker technology, throwing several innovative features into the mix

17 Apr 2017 00:10
thumbnail

Setting a new standard for audio interfaces, the Goliath HD offers a range of exciting new features that enhance and refine your audio for optimum results

13 Apr 2017 13:37

Recent Music News

thumbnail

Through a collaboration with Martin, Sheeran's latest signature model features artwork from his latest album '÷' and has been built to his exact specifications.

25 Apr 2017 17:08
thumbnail

Designed in collaboration with celebrated musician Devin Townsend, Mooer's Ocean Machine blends gorgeous, transient tones with powerful expression and depth.

24 Apr 2017 13:35
thumbnail

JHS Pedals give us the lowdown on their latest pedal launches and re-releases from NAMM 2017, with products Shipping to European dealers on April 24th.

21 Apr 2017 15:18
thumbnail

Introducing a sleek aesthetic to an established favourite, Arturia's Step Range offer an extensive selection of creative options to the discerning musician.

21 Apr 2017 11:52
thumbnail

News has emerged from Superbooth that Behringer will be introducing their brand new Deep Mind 6, a smaller more condensed version of its big brother DeepMind 12

20 Apr 2017 16:32
thumbnail

Utilizing innovative features designed to complement the modern piano player, Yamaha's MX88 Synth offers a re purposed design and flawless functionality.

20 Apr 2017 13:33