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Performing Live Without a Guitar Amp

Education
Read Time: 6 minutes
How to play live without an amp

There is no denying that playing a 100 watt Marshall® stack is like having the power of Hercules at your fingertips. It is an exhilarating and heart-pounding thrill that all guitar players need to experience at one point or another over their playing careers. There is however a flip side to the ethereal bliss that…

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Full Radial library of pedals added to Pedaltrain pedal planner

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Radial Tonebone Pedaltrain

Radial Engineering Ltd.’s full line of guitar pedals can now be found in Pedaltrain®‘s component library for their online pedal board planner. Nashville based Pedaltrain is a manufacturer of over 20 pedalboard styles that’s been building a solid reputation over the last 18 years. Their free pedal board planner resource lets customers design their board,…

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Radial Backstage with John Paul White (The Civil Wars)

Tales from the Rhodes
Read Time: 3 minutes

Born in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, John Paul White has been immersed in musical history from day one. When asked about his hometown he is quick to say he should be working at the Chamber of Commerce since he ‘talks up’ his home town so much. Muscle Shoals doesn’t need much talking up to people who…

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2017 NAMM Intercom Newsletter

Radial Intercom 2017 Namm

With NAMM 2017 starting tomorrow, we are excited to announce 15 new Radial products and many more from our sister brands (Primacoustic, Jensen, Hafler/Dynaco). If you’re attending, be sure to stop by the Radial Engineering booth! We’re located in Hall A, Booth #6940.     You can see the full list of new products and…

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Tonebone JDX Direct-Drive – Video Demo

The JDX Direct-Drive™ is a powerful device that emulates the sound of a guitar amplifier while doubling as a direct box. It is based off our popular Radial JDX 48™ direct box that captures the sound of your amp’s guitar head, but this pedal requires no amp at all! And so far, the response for this pedal…

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New Japanese distributor for Radial and Tonebone brands

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Electori Radial Engineering

Radial Engineering Ltd. is pleased to announce a new distributor in Japan for its Radial and Tonebone brands of professional audio products for touring and recording musicians and facilities. Tokyo based Electori Co. assumed the brands on November 21, 2016. Radial’s International Sales Manager, Steve Mckay: “We look forward to working with the team at…

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What Makes a Great Overdrive?

Education
Read Time: 7 minutes

Thank you for visiting the Radial Blog! Here you will find information about emerging Radial products and articles explaining how to get more out of your gear. In appreciation of your time, this post will first explain the various qualities of a great overdrive pedal and then will give you an exclusive first-look into some unannounced…

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Jeff Beck’s new guitarist has a Bone to pick!

Tales from the Rhodes
Jeff Beck Bones

Jeff Beck is one of the most famous and decorated guitarists of all time. He’s been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame twice: as a member of the Yardbirds in 1992 and as a solo artist in 2009. He is often referred to as the “guitarist’s guitarist”, and has made the cover…

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Rocking around the Radial Christmas Tree

Santa Radial

  ‘Twas the week before Christmas at Radial Engineering The staff were excited with the holidays nearing. The DIs were being built, packaged and shipped When all of a sudden came jolly Saint Nick! He waltzed through the building, visiting staff Giving out candy canes and delivering laughs. But I sensed something strange when he…

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Kim Mitchell: Just doing his Rock ‘n’ Roll Duty

Tales from the Rhodes
Kim Mitchell Radial

Radial’s Artist Relations guy, Jim Rhodes, recently caught up with the guys in the Kim Mitchell Band and shares a little about his friend and iconic Canadian musician Kim. Kim Mitchell has been a household name in the Canadian rock music scene for 4 decades. He made his start as the guitarist and lead vocalist of…

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