The Mellotron M400 in lucite. Gorgeous….
With the possible exception of a Gibson Les Paul or SG running riot through an overdriven Leslie speaker, there is no more glorious sound than that of a Mellotron being put through it’s paces.
The invention that dates back to the late 40’s was perhaps the first “sampler” that utilized [...]
I love any and all mellotron. So, obvs, I lerve the Zombies using a mellotron as the melodic spine on this easy tripper, "Hung Up On a Dream." SHEESH! The mellotron is an organ that uses pre-recorded tape strips to make its sound. Y... Read Post
When news broke of guitar legend Les Paul’s passing, Henry Juszkiewicz, the CEO of Gibson Guitars (which has been associated with the Les Paul model guitar since 1952), offered to reflect upon the man who was a groundbreaker in crea... Read Post