Guitar virtuoso and eight-time Grammy winner Doc Watson has passed away at the age of 89. As one of the most iconic American musicians of the 20th century, Doc's lightning-fast style of flatpicking influenced guitarists around the world for more than a fifty years.
Rapid in-house prototyping! The Objet 3D printer allows Fishman to go through multiple design iterations in a single day so their R&D department can quickly and efficiently finish new designs.
Twenty-two of New Jersey's finest open mic, pub, and street musicians used the SA220 instead of the house system or their amp for an entire set. Bottom Line: "If you are a weekend acoustic guitar player or a gigging musician, the importance of having a quality amp that doubles as a PA system is like striking gold."
All of us at Fishman would like to express our heartfelt condolences to the family, friends, and fans of Levon Helm, who died on April 19 in New York of throat cancer at the age of 71.
Fishman artist Paul Crook engineered and produced the new Meat Loaf album, Hell In A Handbasket. He used the Aura Spectrum DI exclusively to record all of the acoustic guitar parts on the album.
"The Loudbox Artist lets you walk into your gig with guitar in one hand and amp in the other, without giving up sound quality or features." Acoustic Guitar Magazine's contributing editor Doug Young offers an in-depth review in the May 2012 issue.
Fishman's new, hot-selling Loudbox Artist was voted "Best Acoustic Amplifier" by leading press in the music and audio industry in Frankfurt, Germany.
Fishman artists The Farm made their Grand Ole Opry debut on February 10th with their unique blend of heartland country roots, snarling fiddle, and intense harmonies created by three distinct solo voices.
The success Fishman’s Loudbox Mini and Loudbox Artist has propelled the line to the position of top selling brand in the acoustic guitar amplifier category with over 25% share of the market, according to MI SalesTrak, the first retail sales tracking program for the Musical Products Industry.
“I love it when the band is playing a power riff together with stacked harmonies, add 5ths & octaves, man, it doesn't get any funkier. Now the next best thing is playing by myself with the Fission Bass Powerchord FX pedal. It makes me feel like I am playing with my band in the upper room standing in the balcony of your mind."