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Record every guitar lick using just the Gibson Memory Cable

Record every guitar lick using just the Gibson Memory Cable

By 30 April 2014

Gibson has created a guitar cable that not only transmits sweet music to a speaker but records it on the way. Meaning any flurry of genius during practise won't be lost even if temporarily forgotten. Gibson teamed up with audio recorder specialist Tascam... >>

World's first optical analogue guitar cable The Light Lead brings zero capacitance for superb sound

World's first optical analogue guitar cable The Light Lead brings zero capacitance for superb sound

By 2 January 2014

Optical cables, that use light to transmit signals have long been in any self-respecting audiophile's cable collection. But never have they made the jump to guitar, until now with the introduction of The Light Lead. The advantage of an optical guitar... >>

Google creates playable guitar doodle for Les Paul's 96th Birthday

Google creates playable guitar doodle for Les Paul's 96th Birthday

By 9 June 2011

Google has created a very special playable guitar doodle to celebrate music legend Les Paul's 96th birthday. The doodle can be played either by picking or strumming the strings with your cursor, or by clicking the keyboard icon and using the QWERTYUI... >>

You Rock Guitar - jam like Jimi with this digital axe

You Rock Guitar - jam like Jimi with this digital axe

By 14 May 2010

If you're a fan of guitar gaming, but you want to turn it up to 11, then the You Rock Guitar could be just the thing. It's a digital guitar, complete with 22 fret full scale neck, optimised fret spacing and six steel strings. The You Rock Guitar has the... >>

Orange Amplifers releases OPC Computer Amplifier Speaker

Orange Amplifers releases OPC Computer Amplifier Speaker

By 22 April 2010

Gosh - this comes a little out of left field. British guitar amp manufacturers Orange Amplifiers have decided to cram either a PC into an amplifier, or an amplifier into a PC. We can't entirely work out which way around it is, but it's called the OPC... >>

Time Magazine lists top 10 games of 2008

Time Magazine lists top 10 games of 2008

By 9 December 2008

Time Magazine has named Grand Theft Auto IV as the best game of 2008. In it's list of the top ten games of the year, the magazine described GTA IV as "a grade-A shoot-'em-up that doubles as an interactive novel and triples as a sly critique of American... >>

THQ signs two famous actors to voice Wii game

THQ signs two famous actors to voice Wii game

By 9 December 2008

THQ has pulled out the big guns and signed up two famous actors for its new Wii game. Equally potty Dennis Hopper and Billy Bob Thornton are both set to provide voices for Deadly Creatures - an action adventure game with a twist that is due out in February.... >>

Halo Wars dated worldwide

Halo Wars dated worldwide

By 9 December 2008

Microsoft has confirmed release dates for its highly-anticipated strategy game Halo Wars, and the prediction of a February release date wasn't far wrong. Halo Wars will be released in Japan and Asia first, on 26 February. Europe will follow the next day... >>

Analysts predict Nintendo will suffer most in the credit crunch

Analysts predict Nintendo will suffer most in the credit crunch

By 8 December 2008

Two industry analysts have predicted that casual-centric gaming firms could suffer under the pressure of the credit crunch, and have picked out Nintendo in particular as a company that could suffer more than most. They figure that while hardcore gamers... >>

Wii sales hit 800,000 over Thanksgiving weekend

Wii sales hit 800,000 over Thanksgiving weekend

By 8 December 2008

Nintendo has reported strong sales over the Thanksgiving weekend in the States, with company boss Satoru Iwata stating around 800,000 Wii consoles were sold across the country. If this is true, that more than doubles the 350,000 sold over the same weekend... >>