7 Guitar Gadgets You May Not Know About


more years ago we invented the
award-winning roadie tuner and help tune more than 2 million strings today we’re
proud to introduce roadie to and voting base to use roadie
just select your instrument place roadie on the peg and pluck just like that
you’re in tune and ready to play roadie 2 is the world’s first stand-alone
automatic guitar tuner each roadie comes pre-programmed with your most-used
alternate and open tunings even in noisy environments roadies built-in vibration
detection allows you to tune perfectly it makes getting in tune faster and
easier than ever before and this makes roadie the most versatile tool that you
can put in your kit bag for bass players roadie bass sports an even stronger
motor bigger battery and special programming to let it handle low
frequencies it’s not just a tuner the optional mobile app can be used to
create custom tunings custom instruments and dig into some cool advanced features
roadie lets you keep track of your instrument health wind your strings when
you’re restraining and much more it’s like having a guitar tech in your pocket
really – and Rohde bass in tune any of your string instruments with guitar
machine has seven and twelve string guitars ukulele mandolin banjo you name
it so no matter what you play or how you play roadie will help you to less and
play more the jam stick plus is the easiest way to learn how to play the
guitar period it comes with apps for your
iPhone or iPad to help you learn how to play download Jam tutor on the App Store
and learn without having to guess where to put your fingers the chapstick Plus
never needs tuning it uses your iPad iPhone or Mac to generate sound and it
already works with more apps than we can keep track of you can learn and practice
on your terms with the jab stick we’ve seen users start playing forwards
in minutes with your jab stick and its portability can turn just about any
environment into a practice or less than studio the original gem stick was
well-received in 2014 but we knew there were improvements we wanted to get into
more users hands we started by adding a magnetic pickup
to give the gemst ik+ a more traditional feel to your picking hand and thanks to
advances with Bluetooth 4.0 technology we equip the gemst ik+ with wireless
Bluetooth connectivity that works seamlessly with Apple’s new Bluetooth
city software majestic plus are the same real guitar strings and real frets just
like the original to best match the experience of putting your fingers on it
at all and yes the jam strip plus handles string Bend and vibrato the gem
stick plus works with your iPhone or iPad to get great musical performance
out of apps like GarageBand you will be hundreds of others the chapstick plus is
also a great MIDI controller for your Mac in Yosemite you can play any sound
available in logic Ableton Live Pro Tools and other deities I created the
jam stack because I felt like the process of playing the electric guitar
was in fact there were things I just couldn’t do easily from playing wherever
I wanted to to getting going with effects and recording right when I felt
inspired four years ago I set out on the journey
to create a more compelling guitar playing experience well our team has
done it and now we’re ready to bring it to you meet the James act the world’s
first attachable guitar amp and also the first integrates seamlessly with your
smartphone our priorities would create the best all-around guitar playing
experience as possible prioritizing the absolute best tone at practice volumes
and complete and total portability the jam stack allows you to play the
electric guitar anywhere by leveraging the awesome power of your smart phone
and super lightweight speaker technology in the past acoustic instruments were
the ultimate and portability being the only real option for travel or playing
outside the jam stacks 10 watts of power easily outperforms acoustic guitars and
hand drum you can be a unique part to any outdoor transmission in fact your
guitar and your amplifier can fit easily in the same case as well as being
uncompromising the portable it’s also the fastest way to play the electric
guitar with layered effects at any price point James tech snaps on to the back of
any standard electric guitar body using the existing strap button unless you
have something like a Flying V the jam stack can be attached with one hand in
under three seconds we designed the James Tague to work with all major
smartphones including iOS Android and Windows phones as well as the iPod Touch
we have the opportunity to free the electric guitar and bring it out into
the world in a way that has never been possible before we just need your help
to make it a reality I created the jam stack because being an
electric guitar player was part of who I was now I’m thrilled I can carry that
with me anyway okay so we invented it you kind of
guitar except people can learn to play in a matter of it
only around 10% of the population plays a musical instrument but 80% wishes they
could our guitar has strings for strumming and finger picking just like a
traditional guitar but instead of strings going up the fretboard we have
but all you have to do is use a single touch play entire chords our mobile app
can display the song for you with the lyrics and the court numbers did you get
started like right away our vision is to see a lot more people sing playing and
making music together bad no no the guitar had the built-in speaker so
you can just grab it and go play or you can even turn the speaker down and play
through your headphones you’re not disturbing anyone if you ever wish that
you could be musically expressive by the way put this instrument
now you can this is spread Zeppelin fret Zeppelin is a state of the art led
addition to your guitar it fits just above the frets and shows you exactly
where to put your fingers to play anything you can imagine let’s take a
look at how learning to play guitar usually turns out you head to your local
music store and pick out a guitar it’s beautiful you love it and you couldn’t
be more excited to get started you get home and immediately try to play
something you’re prepared you have your book tablature online videos websites
everything or so it seems after hours of dedicated attention the
frustration sets in you’ve done everything right what’s wrong the
problem is simple human nature you naturally want to be shown exactly what
to do so that’s what we did add a fret Zeppelin to your guitar and it shows you
exactly where to put your fingers so all you have to do is strum or pick it
cannot be any simpler use the smartphone app to select what you’d like to play
and you’re instantly ready to rock you can display chords note scales and
any key and of course any light show you can imagine for those fun times or use
AI mode to have the next finger location displayed automatically after you strum
LED technology has only recently progressed enough to make fret
Zeppelin’s possible fret Zeppelin is only half the height of your guitars
breath that means there will be absolutely no interference with the
strings or your hand as you play fret Zeppelin was engineered with musicians
in mind you picked a playing style and fret
Zeppelin teaches you the connections between each fret are on the top side of
the guitar where your hand doesn’t slide but even if you get into some advanced
playing techniques the sleek coding seamlessly aligns with your guitar neck
so it isn’t noticed fretts Epson lets you learn guitar fast
and intuitively whether you’re a first-time player or experienced fret
Zeppelin works for anyone with any guitar what’s next is up to you
Jax the first wireless guitar lead that works over Wi-Fi setup is simple press
the button to switch it on and then plug it into your guitar you see that it
articulates to fit any guitar type i’ve already plugged another jack into the
guitar amp ready to go the jack allows for real-time streaming over a secure
Wi-Fi connection it delivers studio quality sound better
than CD with ultra-low latency for real-time playback with no need for a
Ritter or internet connection you could use this setup at the top of a mountain
so no cables no audio interfaces just crystal clear sound and it’s not just
for amps download the Jack app and without any other hardware you can
connect to any Wi-Fi enabled device your PC tablet or phone I want to send the computer you can do
what you like with it record it edit it upload it anything you
want if you don’t know jack it’s about time you did there are three ways to hold the guitar
trailer of new techniques and effects the chord
position allows you to strike trill and roll on all six strings at once the lead
position allows you to play one or two strings at a time by trilling harping or
harmonic tabbing the pig position allows you to pick tap slide or pinch you can
easily switch between positions to combine these techniques and unique and
creative ways there’s obviously a variety of ways that you can play it I
think all genres can play with this the guitar chillin is great for every type
of guitar player this incredible handheld tool can be used on bass
acoustic electric guitar or any threaded instrument and the new sounds that it
creates can be incorporated into any style of music we’ve spent the last few
years tweaking and perfecting the guitar trailer so that every element performs
with precision the weight length and shape have all been carefully calibrated
and meticulously crafted for maximum recoil optimum motion and an ergonomic
design every prototype along the way has been tested and improved upon and now we
have the perfect guitar trailer