The Positive Grid Spark is a versatile smart amp perfect for guitarists stuck at home

Powered amps for electric guitars have gotten some neat tricks powered by modern mobile tech over the years, but the new Positive Grid Spark ($299) might be the one that packs the most intelligence an

Wrist-mounted subwoofer Basslet announces pricing and shipping

Crowdfunded on Kickstarter last year, Lofelt's wrist-mountable subwoofer is shipping to its backers as we speak. Basslet will be available to order on February 7 for $199. I tried it out at CES and am

Enclave Audio delivers 5.1 surround sound (almost) wirelessly

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Lost And Found In The Paneldome: The iRiffPort

We get mailed a lot of stuff at TechCrunch and sometimes a good item will slip through the cracks. This <a href="" target="_blank">iRiffPort</a> has been sittin

Gallien Krueger MB 800 Ships Soon

While searching for music gadgets here at the <a href="" target="_blank">Summer NAMM</a> conference in Nashville TN, I was reminded of one of the bright stars that garne

Review: AmpKit and AmpKit LiNK

In the course of any guitarist’s life, there will be some point where they come into contact with a product manufactured by Peavey. And if that 80s retro logo, complete with pointy-angled letter

AmpliTube iRig: Rock out with your 'Phone out!

IK Multimedia – makers of fine Guitar and Bass modeling software, among other things – have pre-order and pricing info available for their new iRig/Amplitube combo for iPhone, iPod Touch a

The Bass Cannon: It is a cannon that sends out bass

<img src="" />Anything that begins "I built this as part of an audio visual project for Burning Man 2007" is automatically

Couch-fishing gets real with this new Japanese robot Here comes another robot fish from Japan. Starting today, toymaker Nakajima [JP] ships “Dynamic Fishing”, a toy kit that consists of an angling rod, a lure

Cabela's 'Monster Bass' now available for PS2

As the only CrunchGear writer born and raised in Minnesota, I’m pretty sure I got assigned to write this under the assumption that I enjoy bass fishing. Well, I don’t. I don’t really