Riffs: Yamaha's Fake Vintage, Amp Story, REM Listens
May 20, 2008
Yamaha''s Wood Seasoning Proces Tech-On Yamaha is employing a new wood seasoning process to impart a vintage tone to brand new instruments. The first instruments are set to be
Yamaha is employing a new wood seasoning process to impart a vintage tone to brand new instruments. The first instruments are set to be released in June. You can read about the process here.
from Crawdaddy Magazine
It''s a surreal feeling to plug into something and have a dream tone come out. This writer chronicles his experience finding a dream amp in an unconventional package in this sometimes long-winded, but fun to read column. He also speculates that there are fairies in the tubes.
from The Canadian Press
It seems sometimes that when bands start playing a certain size venue or sell a particular number of records that they stop listening to fans and blindly follow their "artistic vision" and/or their record label''s suggestions. After an unsatisfying album, REM decided to give the listeners a chance. Thanks!