Fishman Acoustic Amplification is proud to announce they have become the exclusive worldwide distributor of Asterope “Pro Studio” and “Pro Stage” premium instrument and XLR cables. Manufactured in the United States, Asterope’s unique design provides greater clarity, a broader frequency response and more dynamic harmonics than traditional audio cables.
The brand new album features vocals from Eric Clapton, Marc Cohn, Keb' Mo', Alison Krauss and Union Station, Mumford & Sons and Paul Simon. Guest musicians include Sam Bush, Dr. John, Béla Fleck, Omar Hakim, Viktor Krauss and Del McCoury.
Grace Potter & The Nocturnals are currently on a US tour sharing the stage with her duet partner Kenny Chesney and country legend Tim McGraw. On tour, Grace and the band had their acoustic guitars equipped with Fishman Matrix Infinity and Rare Earth pickups. Aura Spectrum DIs made the journey on the road as well and proved to be a perfect match for the band's acoustic needs.
Senior Editor Art Thompson declares, “The Loudbox Artist is a welcome addition to Fishman’s amplification line. Kudos to clear, natural sound, excellent features and well-implemented effects.”
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.