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Grammy winner Chris Vrenna using Hot Hand

Monday, August 13, 2007

Chris Vrenna, keyboardist/producer for Nine Inch Nails, Marilyn Manson, U2, POD, Weezer, amongst many, many  others, is a proud Hot Hand wireless user.Read about all his accomplishments as listed in Wikipedia:  Grammy-winning producer, engineer, remixer, songwriter, programmer, and founder of the electronic band Tweaker. Vrenna also played drums for the…

Morrissey’s Boz Borrer using Hot Hand

Tuesday, August 07, 2007

Boz Borrer, guitarist and musical director for Morrissey, is now using the hot Hand line of motion controlled effects.Boz joins a very impressive list of guitarists (most notable Johnny Marr, and Mick Ronson, who produced Morrissey's "Your Arsenal") to work with Morrissey.See his clip Boz playing and talking about the…

Innovative Guitarist!

Tuesday, August 07, 2007

I know that if you play guitar, you have got to admire the true innovators of our great instrument.Certainly, Allan Holdsworth is one of them. Check out these great videos on Google: http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=6595362002985980095&q=Allan+Holdsworth+-+10+Most+Useful+Scales&total=1&start=0&num=10&so=0&type=search&plindex=0He has a way with chords, scales, phrasing and technique - and he always has created a unique…

Moe’s Chuck Garvey and Hot Hand

Tuesday, July 31, 2007

We're pleased as punch that guitarist Chuck Garvey of MOE is using the Hot Hand Wah Filter and Phaser/Flanger on tour!Check out their groovalicious tracks on their myspace page: http://www.myspace.com/moeWe think that jam/instrumental bands represent some of the cream of the crop of today's musicians, and their adventurous nature is…

Herman Li Guitar Clinics!

Tuesday, July 17, 2007

Herman Li, guitarist with DragonForce and a proud user of our wireless Hot Hand Wah, is currently giving worldwide guitar clinics.Here are the places and dates - check them out!Herman Li Guitar Clinics Sat July 14 - Thailand, Bangkok - Main Auditorium A.U.A Center Sun July 15 - Malaysia, Kuala…

Les Paul on PBS!!!!!!!!

Thursday, July 12, 2007

Did you catch this special of Les Paul on PBS? http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americanmasters/If you didn't see it, do yourself a favor and buy it. NOW!What a brilliant man Les Paul is - and his history of music making and inventions are truly industry-changing.To hear Les tell the stories of how he "attached"…

Guitar Player Magazine features Hot Hand

Wednesday, July 11, 2007

The August 2007 issue of Guitar Player Magazine is juct full of great information:An in-depth cover article on Joe Satriani and his making of Surfing With the Alien, a master class with Greg Howe, an impressive of the techniques of Django Reinhardt, articles on Gary Moore and Chris Poland (wow…

YouTube Video of David Torn

Sunday, July 01, 2007

I recently spoke of becoming an addict of YouTube.Not just for entertainment, but as a virtual source of knowledge and demonstrations.Case in point, this cool clip of David Torn demo'ing a Steinberger guitar and the TransTrem system.  How can you not love that?A great player using a very innovative piece…

Beasties Boys “Stream” features Money Mark

Saturday, June 23, 2007

I was looking through The Gear Page when I noticed this cool bit of news: http://www.thegearpage.net/board/showthread.php?t=261316Hot Hand user Money Mark is playing keyboards on "Stream", the newest release by the Beastie Boys - and, it's ALL instrumental.Now that's something I can't wait to hear - as if anyone has an…

Heavy Metal bands on tour

Wednesday, June 13, 2007

British magazine Guitarist (www.guitarist.co.uk) has listed a series of concerts "across the pond" featuring Hot Hand users DragonForce. Here it is: Giants of heavy metal team up for UK tour Machine Head, Trivium, Dragonforce, Arch Enemy and another band yet to be announced are all to team up for a…