Resources for Musicians

The Hub is the place to be for the critical resources musician’s need when shopping for gear and instruments. You can count on on our exclusive Buying Guides to walk you through the complexities of everything from recording equipment to live sound gear to the ins and outs of choosing the right guitar, bass, drums, or keyboard. You’ll learn all about the key features and specs and how to choose the music gear that’s right for your style and budget. The Hub’s always-expanding Hands-On Product Reviews dive deep into specific music gear and instruments to give you the perspectives of seasoned musicians. Bookmark this page and check in at The Hub whenever you feel the need for some more gear knowledge.

Akai Professional Force Music Production System

Introducing Akai Force

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Akai Professional has introduced the latest in music production and live performance.

Korg Volca Modular Semi-Modular Synthesizer

Introducing Korg’s Volca Modular Synthesizer

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Korg has announced a “West Coast”-inspired semi-modular analog synth in its popular Volca format.

Play More This Year

The Music Gear You Need in 2019

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Handpicked gear from Musician’s Friend that will inspire you to play more this year.

EarthQuaker Devices Swiss Things

EarthQuaker Devices Introduces Swiss Things Pedalboard Solution

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EarthQuaker Devices has announced their latest pedal, Swiss Things, a utility to help get your rig sorted.

BOSS Nextone Stage Combo Amplifier

Hands-On Review: BOSS Nextone Stage 40W Combo Amp

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We go hands-on with the Boss Nextone Stage combo amp.

Yamaha CP73 and Yamaha CP88 Digital Stage Piano

Yamaha CP73 and Yamaha CP88 Digital Stage Pianos Announced

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Yamaha unveils their latest stage pianos, the CP73 and CP88.

Korg Minilogue XD Polyphonic Synthesizer

Korg Minilogue XD Polyphonic Synthesizer Announced

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Korg has announced the Minilogue XD polyphonic synthesizer, adding a digital multi-engine, effects and more.

Technics SL-1200MK7 Turntable

Technics SL-1200MK7 Announced at CES 2019

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Technics introduces the new SL-1200MK7 turntable at the CES 2019 in Las Vegas, NV.

Martin Modern Deluxe Acoustic Guitar Family

Martin Modern Deluxe Acoustic Guitar Series Announced

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Martin has introduced their new Modern Deluxe acoustic guitar family, taking a fresh approach to their Vintage Series.

Blue Ember XLR Condenser Microphone

Blue Ember Condenser Microphone Introduced

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The new Blue Ember is an XLR condenser microphone designed for musicians, content creators, podcasters and recording engineers.

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