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Welcome to our weekly round-up of recent happenings at Sound Technology Ltd, featuring the latest products, news and reviews from our brands in the UK.

Ola Englund UK clinic dates announced

Coinciding with the release of new Washburn Ola Englund Signature Series Solar and Solar V models, we’re pleased to announce the Ola will be appearing at three clinics in the UK in December. A Washburn and Randall Signature artist, Ola Englund is widely known for being the guitarist for the bands Feared, The Haunted and up until 2013, Six Feet Under. He is also very respected by the worldwide metal community for his professional YouTube demos and reviews for countless manufacturers.

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Soundcraft Ui16 and Ui12 are back in stock

Any device. Anywhere. The freedom to mix.

Ui packs a complete digital mixing system into a compact, road-rugged stagebox format, with built-in Wi-fi and the ability to be controlled by any connected device via a standard web browser - no Apps, no OS limitations, no constraints on how or where you mix. Ui is safe, simple and secure, empowering you to be able to mix easily from anywhere in the venue and supercharge your live sound with powerful digital mix features and dedicated processing from some of the biggest names in the business - dbx®, Lexicon® and Digitech®.

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Nord C2D in our latest Sound Technology Sessions video

Last week we released another Sound Technology Sessions video as part of our #TuneIn Thursdays feature. It featured the Nord C2D Dual manual tone wheel organ. A brilliant improvised piece by Jim Watson accompanied on the drums by Simon Lea.

Check out our YouTube page at Playlist - Sound Technology Sessions to watch the live performance.

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Larrivée All-Walnut Special Editions in stock

Right now we have some gorgeous Larrivée 03 Series All-Walnut special editions in stock.  

In OM and Parlour body shapes they retail at just £1249  and  £1099 respectively.  Call us on 01462 480000 for stockists!

This is what Acoustic Magazine magazine had to say about them!

“Every conceivable facet of the OM-03’s construction is just ludicrously good.  In all my days, I don't think I've ever come across a guitar builder that can rival the consistency of quality that Larrivée offer”.
“These guitars are so immaculately built, you’d think a 3D printer has churned them out - yet this is a crafted, organic product designed to create art”.
“As always with Larrivée value for money is quite remarkable - for just over the £1000 mark you will really struggle to find a guitar maker that offers so much across its rage of instruments”.


Sound On Sound Awards features 12 nominations for our brands

Voting is now open for the annual SOS Awards and a total of 12 products across the Sound Technology portfolio are nominated.

AKG, dbx, JBL, Kurzweil, Nord, ROLI, Soundcraft and SSL products have all been nominated.

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Voting will take place through to the end of November, with the results being announced in time for the Winter NAMM show in January (USA) where the awards will be handed over to the lucky winners. Everyone casting a vote in the SOS Awards will be automatically entered into the 2016 giveaway, with a chance to win an array of premium mics from AKG worth £10,000!

To find out more and Vote for us - Click Here -

MusicTech Awards

Voting is now open for MusicTech magazine's Gear of the Year Awards 2015.

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The dbx 676 tube mic channel strip and Nord Stage 2 EX series are both nominated in this year’s MusicTech Gear of the Year awards. The dbx 676 is nominated in the 'Best Hardware Effect/Outboard’ category, while the Nord Stage 2 EX Series is nominated in the ‘Best Hardware Instrument’ category following the magazine’s 10 out of 10 award-winning review.

Voting is now open with a prize for one lucky voter. Please click here to vote.

DigiTech Obscura back in stock

DigiTech's brilliant delay pedal is now back in stock. 

The DigiTech Obscura brings a new sonic twist to delay pedals, featuring four delay modes that can be distorted, darkened and degraded to create everything from lo-fi tape emulation to backwards playback, repeat/hold effects and out-and-out sonic mayhem.

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Check out our own demo video here

ROLI Seaboard GRAND in DuranDuran video

Did you spot this tweet from ROLI?