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Updated for 2014: find your perfect pair for between £200 and £600
The legendary electric puts on its birthday suit
The long-awaited DAW is finally here, so does it live up to the hype?
UPDATE: Our favourite multi-track recorders, production hubs and micro-studios
Trevor Curwen (Guitarist)September 16, 2014, 11:03 GMT
It's no chameleon, but it'll boost your tone with subtle colour.
Computer MusicSeptember 16, 2014, 9:59 GMT
Thanks to wireless functionality, the Vortex now feels like the product it always should have been. Stand up, strap on and rock out!
Chris Vinnicombe (Guitarist)September 15, 2014, 11:00 GMT
Just a no-frills modern heavy rock guitar with pro sounds and a solid, road- proof build.
Computer MusicSeptember 15, 2014, 9:56 GMT
Studio One owners looking for a simple multitrack capture-and-transfer solution should obviously be interested, but even they're likely to be disappointed by the lack of functionality.
Dave Holmes (Rhythm)September 13, 2014, 11:43 GMT
The DM10 X Kit Mesh is a comprehensive yet cost-effective set-up with the ability to load new sound sets, offering future-proofing and great value.
Dave Burrluck (Guitarist)September 12, 2014, 10:54 GMT
High value for such a premium brand, this is a serious electro 12-string that focuses on sound and playability.
Computer MusicSeptember 12, 2014, 10:34 GMT
The strength of Dirty Modular lies in its wicked library of waveforms and general sound quality, which just about earn the ticket price.
Computer MusicSeptember 12, 2014, 10:29 GMT
A brilliant music sketchpad and a fun and intuitive groove builder, Egoist is a unique instrument, but it's a little selfish in its dealings with host DAWs and other apps.
Dave Burrluck (Guitarist)September 11, 2014, 11:00 GMT
We prefer the Manson MBK-2 humbucker and onboard Sustainer to the MA-1's 'Duncans. The choice is yours.
Computer MusicSeptember 11, 2014, 9:47 GMT
For plucked strings, String Studio VS-2 is the daddy, particularly with its effects, but it's limited and expensive for what it is.
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