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Lou Gramm and Whirlwind Lou Gramm and Whirlwind Lou Gramm's lead guitar player Donny Mancuso (of D-Drive) as well as his brother, and bass player Richard Gramm have both added the Rochester Series Red Box compressor, Orange Box … Read more The Cult turns to Rochester for their tone! The Cult turns to Rochester for their tone! Word is in from the Cult camp, Billy Duffy is standing firmly behind his Orange Box, from our very own Rochester series FX pedals! The Orange Box Phaser (remake of … Read more
John Fogerty, Celebrates 25 years in Centerfield! John Fogerty, Celebrates 25 years in Centerfield! The Auditorium Theater in Rochester, NY played host to the John Fogerty band and Whirlwind was part of the action. The house was packed in celebration of 25 years of … Read more Whirlwind and Rush on tour Whirlwind and Rush on tour Thursday Sept 2nd, 2010 was a night to remember! The NYS fair presented RUSH in concert playing their Time Machine Tour, which took you through a journey of their amazing … Read more
TOM PETTY / CROSBY, STILLS, & NASH IN CONCERT TOM PETTY / CROSBY, STILLS, & NASH IN CONCERT Michael Laiacona (our beloved president and audio guru) and I had the pleasure of hanging side stage the other night for Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers as well as Crosby, … Read more No Shock Zone No Shock Zone We’re running a survey this week on ProSoundWeb to find out just how many musicians have been shocked  by their guitar or microphone while playing on stage. We’re also interested to … Read more
Creedence Clearwater Revisited Creedence Clearwater Revisited Michael and I had the pleasure of hanging out stage side with true legends of Rock and Roll the other night and were treated like royalty. CCR played to a … Read more Gabe Condon drops into Whirlwind Gabe Condon drops into Whirlwind We had the pleasure of getting to know Gabe Condon today with an impromptu visit from Penfield NY's own guitar phenom. Aside from being an incredibly well spoken, and delightful … Read more
Product Review: Whirlwind Orange Box Phaser Guitar Effects Pedal Product Review: Whirlwind Orange Box Phaser Guitar Effects Pedal A pedal with just one knob and a simple, some would say primitive circuit shouldn't be very difficult to recreate- and yet MXR's original “script logo” phase 90 remains one … Read more Whirlwind Leader Standard Series Guitar Cable Review Whirlwind Leader Standard Series Guitar Cable Review As any guitarist knows, one of the biggest frustrations in playing guitar is the fact that guitar cables come and go. You don't even realize over time, but cables end … Read more