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All of B.C. Rich's new seven-string guitars have a 25.5” scale length and the eight-string models feature a 27” scale length.  All six models are now available worldwide in iconic Warlock, V, and Villain body shapes. The Warlock Lucky 7 and Lucky 8 feature a mahogany body and bolt on neck with a 12” radius, rosewood fretboard, jumbo frets, and an inline pointed headstock, finished with a high gloss black on the body and a fast black satin on the neck. 

Read more: B.C. Rich 7- & 8-String Extended Range Guitars >>>

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Featuring Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy characters in a high gloss finish, Peavey’s Rockmaster® guitar provides balance, playability, and tone with a basswood body, maple neck, and rosewood fretboard. A three-quarter size student model of the Rockmaster electric guitar is also available, and both guitars come with a cable and picks. Peavey’s half-size acoustic guitars are made of genuine wood with steel strings, and are ideal for starter musicians. The guitars include a removable headstock cover with matching graphics that protects fingers from string ends.

Read more: Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Product Collection from Peavey >>>

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The patented removable neck system allows this carbon fiber acoustic travel guitar to collapse into an airline carry-on size case for the traveling musician or backpacker. Carbon fiber composite material provides durability and can function in any climate without cracking, warping or changing tone.

Read more: Carbon Fiber Guitars from Journey Instruments >>>

DJ & Lighting

The Scorpion Script laser effect is a compact 532mn/50mW green laser that comes with its own detachable keyboard to display custom text. Use the keyboard to type out any customized text (name of a venue, DJ, performer) and the fixture stores it for recall later via keyboard or a wireless controller. The Scorpion Script’s keyboard can be used to create customized laser patterns and to apply eye-catching rotation effects to words and graphics. The laser also features built-in patterns.

Read more: Chauvet DJ Scorpion Script >>>

Fretted

Kala Thinline acoustic/electric guitars are six-string models available in both steel string and nylon string versions. Both are cutaway models that feature a Shadow SH Performer Pro Tuner NFX preamp with tuner and Nanoflex pickup. Kala originally offered a limited edition of the Thinline guitar series from 2008 to 2010.

Read more: Kala Thinline Guitars >>>

Band Instruments

MusicNomad’s additions to its instrument care products include: Valve Oil, T-Slide Trombone Lubricant, Bore Oil, Silver Polish, Lacquer Polish, Polishing cloths for Piano/Keyboard, Brass and Woodwind, String Instrument, Piano ONE polish, Key ONE Key, and Keyboard cleaner. The formulations are proprietary and eco-friendly.

Read more: MusicNomad Band & Orchestra and Piano & Keyboard Care >>>

Supplier Scene

Guild Guitars is pleased to announce the launch of the newly revamped www.guildguitars.com. The website has been completely overhauled; aside from the fresh, clean aesthetic, the most obvious major improvement is its responsive design. Whether viewing guildguitars.com on a phone, tablet, desktop, or laptop, the website auto-adjusts to optimize the browsing experience.

Read more: Guild Guitars Unveils Revamped Website >>>

Supplier Scene

For 21 years, Rosenthal has performed with Billy Joel as keyboardist, adding "musical director" to his title along the way. A longtime Radial user, the Rosenthal says the Radial SW8 figures prominently in his equipment plan. "I've been using SW8s for quite some time, but most recently in the new generation of my keyboard rig that I'm using on this tour," he says.

Read more: Radial SW8 on Tour with Billy Joel >>>

Drums

The TD-1K features 15 ready-to-go drum kits for playing many styles. Unlike typical entry-level sets, the cymbals in the TD-1K incorporate the advanced expressiveness that is a hallmark of all V-Drums. The crash and ride include bow/edge sounds, support for cymbal chokes, and have a natural swinging motion when played. The hi-hat provides organic sound variation from tightly closed to fully open, and users can play heel splashes and other traditional techniques as well.

Read more: Roland TD-1K V-Drums >>>

Supplier Scene

Mapex & Majestic Concert percussion recently welcomed Pete Korpela to their roster of Artists. Korpela is a Latin Grammy Award-nominated percussionist.  Since moving to Los Angeles in 1997, he has gained a reputation as a versatile musician in orchestral, Latin, jazz, world, rock and pop music.  Korpela employs the Majestic Prophonic Snare Drum and Concert toms within his array of percussion instruments on tour with Josh Groban. He has also chosen a stand-mounted Mapex Saturn IV bass drum.

Read more: Percussionist Korpela Joins Majestic/Mapex Roster >>>

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