Guitar World’s Chris Gill reviewed the Fishman Fluence Modern Humbuckers in the June 2015 issue. Gill tested the Modern Alnico and Ceramic Humbucker pickup set in a drop tuning and modern metal setting. He first describes the technology of the pickups. “While all previous pickup designs use wound copper wire coils, Fishman Fluence pickups feature the truly revolutionary Fluence Core"
Since the 2014 launch of Fluence Multi-Voice pickups for electric guitar, artists have been quick to embrace the tone and features of this newest technology from Fishman.
Acoustic Guitar Magazine’s Adam Perlmutter reviewed the Platinum Pro EQ and Platinum Stage Preamps in the April 2015 issue. Perlmutter tested both Platinum analog preamplifiers and his overall reaction was that “both units deliver clean and accurate sonics, not to mention user-friendliness and affordability.”
If you’ve been a fan of rock music for the past 20 years, chances are that you’ve heard Chris Traynor’s guitar playing on the radio or seen him performing live or on T.V. with some of your favorite bands. He’s recorded and or performed with artists such as Bush, Helmet, Katy Perry, Dave Stewart, Blur, Gavin Rossdale and Rival Schools, to name a few. Chris sat down with Fishman one-on-one to answer a few questions about his current projects and some of the gear he uses to perform.
We interviewed Ken Susi of the metal band Unearth and the new Fishman Fluence Product and Artist Relations Manager. He talks about Unearth's current projects, his initial reaction when playing the Fluence pickups, and his experience working at Fishman.
Featuring Fishman Artists Chris Funk and Nate Query, The Decemberists’ seventh studio album What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World was released on January 20 through Capitol Records and the day prior in the U.K. and Europe through Rough Trade Records.
Guitar Player Magazine’s Art Thompson tests and reviews the Fluence Single Width Pickups in the February 2015 issue. After the cover feature in the May 2014 issue, Guitar Player awards the Editor’s Pick to the new Fluence Single Width Pickup. Thompson reminds readers “the novel feature about Fluence pickups is that they don’t use traditional wire-wound coils."
Guitar Interactive Magazine’s Tom Quayle reviews Fishman’s Fluence Single Width pickups in Issue 31. "Fishman takes a giant leap from acoustic instrument pickups to a range for solid bodied guitars - in the process more or less reinventing the entire concept."
New Fluence 7-String Modern Humbucker wins Guitar Player Magazine's "Best of Show" Award! The powerful and expressive new Fishman Fluence Modern 7-String active Humbucker pickup met with critical acclaim and a positive reception from show attendees, dealers, guitarists and music media at Winter NAMM 2015.
One Grand Prize winner will receive a visit from none other than Greg Koch for a personal in-home lesson, plus a bag of goodies from Fishman, Hal Leonard and Premier Guitar. Enter for your chance to win one of 36 prizes from Fishman, Hal Leonard and Premier Guitar!