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The Dierks Bentley Band Solve the Dilemma of the Multi-Instrumentalist with the Programmable EQ.

Friday, August 15, 2014

Dan Hochhalter of the Dierks Bentley Band with his Source Audio Programmable EQ equipped pedalboard. Brain Layson with his rig. We at Source Audio were very excited a few months back when we got word that Dan Hochhalter and Brian Layson, of the Dierks Bentley band, were both using the…

Robert Randolph and the Family Band (and Soundblox Pedals)

Friday, June 27, 2014

Last month, Robert Randolph’s tour manager was kind enough to invite me to attend a show at The Capitol Theater in Port Chester, New York (located less than 20 miles north of New York City). Robert had recently re-built his entire pedal board (including Source Audio’s Soundblox Multiwave Distortion, Orbital…

The Goo Goo Dolls’ John Rzeznik and Brad Fernquist Add the Programmable EQ to their Touring Rigs.

Thursday, June 26, 2014

The Goo Goo Dolls…if you’re a fan of driving guitars, knock-you-on-your-ass vocal hooks, emotionally sincere lyrics, and stellar singing, you gotta love the Goo Goo Dolls. It's been a long road for these guys, from their snarling and ragged days as an in-your-face Buffallo indie-rock band in the late 80s…

Deep Banana Blackout: Imperial Funkmasters!

Wednesday, June 04, 2014

The late 1990s were heady times for the jam music scene.  After the painful loss of Jerry Garcia - which sent hordes of Deadheads out on the street looking for a new gig in 1996 - bands such as Phish, moe. and a reinvigorated Allman Brothers Band led a jam…

Ellie Goulding Rocks Boston With A Little Help From Source Audio

Thursday, April 10, 2014

If you’ve sold over 4 million albums, and have over 10 million people following you on Twitter and Facebook, then you’re probably doing something right.  Ellie and her band have been on tour around the world supporting her most recent album, “Halcyon Days”.  Last month, we got a chance to…

The Motet: the best live band right now?

Friday, April 04, 2014

More than anyone in Source Audio, I live for the live music experience.  And when I see something important, I let you know.   Imagine that a live musical act goes through an intense and prolonged “pre-season” to get ready for primetime.  I am not talking months of preparation, I…

Sylvain Sylvain and Glen Matlock Reveal Their Softer Sides in Asbury Park, NJ.

Thursday, March 06, 2014

By Lou Vitto As far as "rocktowns" go, Asbury Park, NJ needs no introduction to the faithful. This past week, Source Audio's Artist Relations team met up with two legends that rival the iconic status of that Jersey Shore town. Sylvain Sylvain of the NY Dolls and Glen Matlock from…

Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City: The Best Venue for Phish?

Tuesday, November 05, 2013

Boardwalk Hall - Atlantic City, NJ Over the years I have seen a lot of music in interesting venues:  the original Santana Band at Frost, George Benson on Broadway, James Brown at the old Mountain Winery above Silicon Valley, the Stones at the Orpheum, Bob Marley at Harvard Stadium, the…

How to Get Modern Bass Sounds - Featuring Nathan Navarro

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Nathan Navarro continues to push the envelope in terms of expanding the sound palate for bass players.  We recently challenged him to come up with a composition which could blend a variety of traditional effects with some of our new cutting edge products such as the Orbital Modulator, Hot Hand…

The Soundblox 2 Orbital Modulator is the Choice of the Pros

Friday, November 15, 2013

More and more guitarists and bassists are turning to the Soundblox 2 Orbital Modulator as their primary phaser, flanger, chorus, and tremolo effects box. The Orbital’s slick and sturdy design, thick ‘n rich modulation effects, and deep control set offer supreme tone with maximum flexibility. This growing group of Orbital…