ProAudioLand Musician News

  1. Nobels ODR-1 Overdrive Pedal Review

    A reissue of one of the best-kept secrets in overdrive effects, the new Nobels ODR-1 has been one of my personal favorite OD pedals for a few months now. While this little green pedal might not be well known by a huge segment of players, it's actually a very popular overdrive in the Nashville music scene -- and for good reason. Boasting a unique combination of natural smooth overdrive, rich sustain, and gritty distortion when pushed, the Nobels ODR-1 is definitely not your typical tube-style pedal. Continue reading →
  2. A Few Of Our Favorite Big Bass Sound Cabinets

    When it comes to playing live gigs, you always want to make sure that your gear is up to the task. While small bass combos and cabs are great for small, intimate gigs, you're going to need the big guns when it comes to playing larger venues. With that in mind, we decided to take a look at a few of our favorite bass cabs that are sure to deliver that big bass sound with ease. Continue reading →
  3. Brand Spotlight: Sennheiser Microphones

    Brand Spotlight: Sennheiser Microphones
      Sennheiser is one of the biggest mic manufacturers in the world. And for good reason -- they are responsible for some of the best microphones around. From professionals on the big stage to the weekend warriors at the local clubs, Sennheiser microphones are built for the hardworking musician. Below, we take a look at a few of our favorite mics from the guys over at Sennheiser. Continue reading →
  4. Ampeg BA-108 v2 Bass Combo Amp Review

    Ampeg BA-108 v2 Bass Combo Amp Review
    For many bass players, the Ampeg brand is synonymous with high-quality tube-driven bass amps. Between their SVT, Heritage and Portaflex lines, Ampeg has the premium bass amplification market covered. So when I had the chance to try one of their smaller, budget-friendly options, I wasn't sure what to expect. I'm referring to the BA-108v2 -- a 20-watt solid state 1x8 combo bass amplifier that can be had for about $100. While the BA-108v2 certainly won't blow the doors down, this little combo certainly comes packing some nice surprises and plenty of value. Continue reading →
  5. The Hottest Fender Stratocaster Parts And Accessories

    The Hottest Fender Stratocaster Parts And Accessories
    Lose the tip of your tremolo arm? Are your tuners getting a little rusty?  From neck plates to nuts and a whole lot more, we carry a huge selection of genuine Fender replacement parts that feature the same high-quality construction and specifications as those found on the original factory instruments. If you're in the need for an authentic Fender Strat part, you've come to the right place. Take a look below to see just a small selection of the of the best Strat parts and accessories that ProAudioLand has to offer. Continue reading →