COOL GEAR ALERT: IK Multimedia AmpliTube Custom Shop

IK Multimedia has launched a new approach to their famous AmpliTube software with the AmpliTube Custom Shop.

From the IK Multimedia website:

The Custom Shop in AmpliTube 3 brings an entirely new shopping experience for software plug-ins that is like visiting a real guitar store, one that is open 24/7 with a complete offering of legendary brands for building your truly custom tone from the comfort of your studio.

You can now build your own collection of amp and effects models with a level of customization never before seen and at prices never so affordable. You start by downloading a FREE, fully functional version of AmpliTube 3 with all features and a collection of 24 free gear models for recording and mixing in your favorite Mac/Win DAW or for playing on stage or practicing at home.

Then with the included online Custom Shop, you can try and buy à la carte stomp boxes, amplifiers, cabinets, microphones and rack effects from a vast collection of over 200 gear models including officially approved models of gear from world-class brands such as Fender, Ampeg, Orange, Soldano, Seymour Duncan, Groove Tubes, Gallien-Krueger, Jet City, THD, T-Rex and many more.
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NEWS: Helmet announce Australian tour

Tickets on sale today!


Seminal hard rock band HELMET released their seventh full-length album Seeing Eye Dog – in September last year -their first since 2006’s critically acclaimed Monochrome. After sold-out tours of the U.S. and Europe, the LA post-hardcore rockers are gearing up to head back to Australia this June/July for the first time in Three years!

Marking their first release on the indie label, Work Song, Seeing Eye Dog was produced by band leader/vocalist/guitarist/songwriter, Page Hamilton, and is one of the band’s most uncompromising and ambitious releases, embodying the classic and utterly unique Helmet sound and pushing it into regions the band has never before explored.

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