Line 6, Sound Technology, JHS and Yamaha were among the winners in this year's product awards.
Yamaha picked up two awards in the classical category for its C40 Classical Guitar which won the best stringed award, while the Clavinova CLP-470 Digital Piano won best keyboard. Sound Technology also picked up a brace for its wins in both the software and hardware categories with Nord Stage 2 winning best hardware and Propellerhead Reason 5 winning best software.
In the guitar sector Line 6 beat off some big name guitar brands to win best electric for its James Tyler Variax JTV-69, while JHS' Vintage branded Gordon Giltrap Signature won best acoustic.
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The Future Music Music Hardware of the Year – Nord Stage 2 – Sound Technology
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The Total Guitar Amplifier of the Year – Blackstar HT-1R – Blackstar
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The Computer Music Music Software of the Year – Propellerhead Reason 5 – Sound Technology
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The Guitar Techniques Acoustic Guitar of the Year – Vintage VE2000GG Gordon Giltrap Signature Guitar – JHS
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The Rhythm Percussion Product of the Year – Natal Bubinga Drums – Marshall
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The Guitarist Electric Guitar of the Year – James Tyler Variax JTV-69 – Line 6
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Music Radar Music Making App of the Year – SampleWiz – Wizdom Music
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Best Wind – Windcraft WCL-100 Bb Clarinet – Windcraft
Best Stringed – Yamaha C40 Classical Guitar – Yamaha
Best Keyboard – Yamaha Clavinova CLP-470 Digital Piano – Yamaha