Cort Bass Lick REVISED Challenge Contest

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Upload your 1 (ONE) minute short Bass Lick video with additional 30 seconds of self introduction via Facebook post simply by tagging us at#CortBassChallengeRevised and #TheGuitarStoreBassChallengeRevised

and stand a chance to WIN a Cort Jeff Berlin’s “The Rithimic” SIgnature Bass Guitar x1, a Cort GB Series Bass Guitar x1 and Rotosound Bass String Packs x 3!

The Challenge encourages each bassist video capturing him/herself playing a bass guitar lick. Only 1 (ONE) video is ALLOWED per contestant/entry.

It takes 10 video uploads minimum to challenge and WIN a Cort GB Series Bass Guitar and 20 video uploads and above to challenge and WIN a Cort Jeff Berlin’s “The Rithimic” Bass Guitar or IF video uploads exceeding 30 or more, we are giving away both based on 1st and 2nd placing! Five (5) winners will be judged and from the final Five (5) chosen, 1st winner will WIN a Cort Jeff Berlin’s “The Rithimic” Bass Guitar x1 while 2nd winner will WIN the Cort GB Series Bass Guitar x 1 , and the other 3 winners will WIN 1 (ONE) Rotosound String Pack EACH. All Five (5) winners will also be given an Admission Pass EACH  to Jeff Berlin Bass Clinic tour 2015.Good luck and let the REVISED challenge begin!

For Bahasa Melayu version, please click: http://goo.gl/HnmCJu

All Heads Down For Peavey’s Head Amp ‘Serious Price Down’!

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Metal never dies. Whenever it seems that the genre has been taken to the limit, a new generation comes along and redefines “heavy”. The sound of modern metal sets a new standard for brutality and aggression, and to realize this sound, the bands that have led the modern metal movement for the last two decades have turned to the only amplifier up to the tasks: the Peavey 6505 Series. Primed by up to six 12AX7 preamp tubes and driven by four 6L6GC power tubes, the 6505 delivers the tone and high gain power that modern players demand. Plugging into the high gain input doubles the input gain for devastating overdriven tones. On top of that, you can create a second “lead’ tone by engaging the Crunch option on the rhythm channel.In the master section you will find the patented Resonance and Presence controls. Resonance acts as a low frequency boost, while Presence acts as a high-frequency boost, both allowing you to sculpt your tone. All of this tonal power is housed in an exterior that is built for the rigors of the road.

Hurry drop by your nearest TGS outlet today and get your SERIOUS Price Down. Price Down also applies for model 6505, 6534+, 3120, Butcher and XXX II. While stocks lasts!

Strymon ‘Price Downed’ Boutique Pedals Are Up For Grabs!

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Strymon boutique effect pedals “Price Downed” are up for grabs and visit us to test out what we have in-stored for you. Genuinely Made in USA and these pedals were built with no compromises and ridiculously powerful processors and exceptionally great components were used in the making on each of these refined pedals. These are gears that sounds better than anything you have ever heard. Be inspired in creating amazing music!

Plug into Bigsky and instantly lift your sound into the stratosphere. The world below you fades into the distance, and you are elevated into a glow of lush, glorius and radiant reverbs. Timeline provides you with 12 different delay machines, each with extensive control over sonic character, feel and you are on your way to delay bliss.Mobius gives you 12 legendary, versatile and inspirational modulation machines, all in an easy-to-use package. Go from lush, mouthwatering, vintage chorus sounds all the way to syrupy psychedelic phasers.

El Capistan ( Tape Echo ) provides 3 different tape machine types in one, each with 3 unique modes. With 10 parameters to tweak, you get extensive control over tape quality, machine health and tone shaping. Go from a sound of a pristine, studio-quality tape machine to the heavily fluctuating sound of a machine in need of service. The philosophy behind the Bluesky Reverberator is simple – take a ridiculously powerful SHARC DSP and delicate it to doing one thing only: producing the most lush, majestic and stunning reverbs ever. Deco brings this original inspiration back, giving you these vintage tape effects from the earliest recording studios, right on your pedalboard.

Brigadier gives you all of the tone and none of the voice of regular old bucket brigade chips, unless of course ypu choose to add it back with its exclusive Bucket Loss control. Lex provides you with a complete, accurately reproduced rotary system: the low-frequency bass rotor, the rotating treble horn, the tube-driven amplifier, finely tuned microphone placement, and all the complex sonic interactions between these elements. Everything you love about studio optical compressors.. right at your feet is the OB1. From beautifully subtle and transparent compression to vintage squash.

Flint gives you the soothing, pulsating and hyptonic effects that were pioneered in vintage amplifier tremolo circuits, along with 3 classic and completely unique reverb algorithms. You also get the classic 60’s Spring Tank Reverb, the inventive 70’s Electronic Plate Reverb, and the nostalgic 80’s Hall Rack Reverb. With the OrbitdBucket Flanger, adding in true bypass, extensive expression pedal control, a favourite preset, super high quality analog front end and output sections, low power consumption and you’ll never want to let go off. With the Ola, couple with true bypass, a favourite preset, stereo input and output, and super high quality analog front end and output section, and you have yourself a versatile chorus and vibrato workhorse.

Cort Acoustic “Price Down” Limited Edition Units ( with hardcase ).

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These Cort 5pcs “Price Downed” Limited Edition units are available for best buy! Visit us to personally experience and check out the fine craftsmanship of it’s wood quality and despite the tone and sound quality of each and every piece makes a fantastic collection to Cort’s product maker.

Specially built-in with FISHMAN high-end EQ pickups giving you the sound of it’s own to the utmost finest requirements. Nevertheless, these 5 limited units comes in 5 various colors including Transparent Black, Mahogany Natural Satin, Natural Satin and Tobacco Burst and last but not least, they come with a high quality hardcase each. Each of all these 5 models are “Price Downed” from RM1,390 to RM1,250 ONLY! Hurry visit your nearest TGS outlet today.

Jeff Berlin 2015 Bass Clinic Tour May 18

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“In music, the rules were never meant to be broken! They were meant to be followed!” Inspirational words by one of the world’s most inspired and influenced bassist. For over forty years, Jeff’s innovative approach to…

the electric bass has been heard on dozens of recordings and in performances with an unprecedented array of diverse artists.

Malaysia Clinic Tour:
Date    : 18 May 2015 (Mon)
Time   : 7:30PM ( Local Time Zone ).
Venue : 552 The Stage, The Guitar Store Cheras.

“Hurry, get your admission passes now. Seats are limited!”
For bookings and reservations, call us now at 603-9133 2822.

Jeff Berlin continues to tour and record throughout the world, his style, technical proficiency and musicianship influencing the newest generation of players. His solos were amongst the greatest ever played on a bass guitar, and as Jeff says, “The older that i get, the more that people seem to pay attention to my playing. I hope that i can be worthy of their attention. Even rockers and pop musicians are noticing this old jazz player… what an honor!”

For more about Jeff Berlin, click on: www.jeffberlinbass.com

“Ramadan Special” Promotion Up To 20% OFF!

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Purchase any item(s) at RM300 – RM4,999 in a sinfle receipt and get your SECOND ITEM purchase for a 15% OFF! and purchase any item(s) at RM5,000 and above in a single receipt and get your SECOND ITEM purchase for a 20% OFF! 
Terms and Conditions: Second item retail value MUST be lower than first item retail value. Promotion applies to all The Guitar Store outlets. Hurry! promotion lasts until July 24 ( 8th day of Raya ).

Leon Chagall Violin Workshop.. A Beginner’s Guide

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A beginner’s guide to the violin family: Instruments and performance, purchasing, playing and maintaining the violin. The workshop generally introduces the Violin Family in 3 parts mainly; in General information such as timber selections, history and etc.

It also covers on how to tell the different levels of violin: student, orchestra and master. Adding into that, determining a machine made or hand made violin and what are the critical measurements of a violin before purchasing one. Throughout this, viewers will also be taught on violin maintenance and adjustments together with bow and selections. Last but not least, to understand the right postures of playing the violin is an important role alongside the usage of accessories like shoulder rests and etc. Not to forget, bowing practice and intonation practise is highly recommended as well. Overall, this workshop will also offer viewers what’s the best education and examination to seek for.

*Admission passes are NOW available at The Guitar Store Cheras HQ and School outlet. Call us at: 03-9133 2822/4822 for purchase and reservations.