Saturday, May 27, 2017
Wilson Center Guitar Festival
Press Release:  For those musicians who want to rock out with high-quality instruments without spending a fortune, Monoprice offers classic electric guitars with amplifiers, and a new line of guitar effects pedals to boot. Monoprice will also showcase at Winter NAMM 2015 at their booth (#7411 in the arena section) its new Programmable 4-Loop Pedal Switcher ($94.99). This product allows for musicians to have four fully independent effects loops and combine these effects in whatever way they wish. We are pretty flexible so please let me know a day and time that works best.
Press Release:  NAMM 2015, Anaheim, California – Diamond Guitars (f/k/a DBZ/Diamond Guitars) is proud to unveil the new Zoltan Bathory (Five Finger Death Punch) Signature guitar models at the 2015 NAMM Show. The models will be showcased during Zoltan Bathory’s live appearance and autograph signing session at the Diamond Guitars’ NAMM Booth in the Anaheim Convention Center on Saturday, January 24, 2015, in Hall D, Booth 3290 from 3:00-4:00pm.
Press Release:  Schecter Guitar Research unveils  the new Lambo Orange Keith Merrow KM-7 signature at the 2015 NAMM Show, which will be showcased in Schecter’s upstairs Room 210-D. The Lambo Orange KM- 7 features all the cool bells and whistles of the original KM-7 that was introduced in 2014: Swamp Ash body, 3-piece set Maple neck with ultra access and carbon fiber reinforcement rods, Ebony/12”-16” compound radius fingerboard, 24 X-Jumbo stainless steel frets, glow in the dark side dot inlays, Hipshot bridge, and loaded with Seymour Duncan Nazgule/Sentient pick-ups. In addition to the new Lambo Orange finish, the KM-7 features orange offset/reverse dot inlays and carbon fiber binding, which gives the KM-7’s compelling aesthetic extra “pop”!
Affordably priced amplifier provides 500 Watts of powerful, rich low end in a light and compact package
Press Release:  What happens when Ferrari and Lamborghini collaborate on a new sports car?  You get the 327SD.  In what may be unprecedented in the MI Industry, two custom amplifier manufacturers, Diamond Amplification (headed by Jeff Diamant) and Soldano Custom Amplification (headed by Mike Soldano), who are theoretically competitive in the marketplace, co-designed a high-end, USA-made guitar amplifier. 
Press Release:  AirTurn, the manufacturer of wireless, hands-free controllers for tablets and computers, announced the goSTAND™, a sturdy, portable, light-weight microphone stand that supports digital tablets and other gear used by musicians. Less than 18 inches when folded, the goSTAND fits into most backpacks and carry-on luggage.
Press Release:  Following the success of last year’s 1950’s series, Michael Kelly introduces the vintage styled, double cutaway 1960’s series of electric guitars for 2015.  Staying true to the brands “Boutique Within Reach” mantra, the new series avoids cookie-cutter specs and harnesses inspiration from the great boutique builders utilizing top shelf components, hot rod modifications and meticulous construction.
The Women’s International Music Network announced that the house band for the 2015 She Rocks Awards will be led by acclaimed guitarist Gretchen Menn, and include Zepparella members Angeline Saris on bass, Clementine on drums, and guest keyboardist Jenna Paone. The House band will back some of the guest performers and provide interstitial music for the award ceremony, held on Jan. 23, 2015, from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Anaheim Hilton Hotel during the NAMM Show. 
Press Release:  Fender is proud to announce two new artist signature models, the Dave Murray California Series Stratocaster® guitar and Sergio Vallin Signature guitar.
Press Release:  Schecter Guitar Research adds the Dream Machine-II to the USA Production Line for the 2015 Winter NAMM Show, which will be showcased in Schecter’s upstairs Room 210-D. Featuring: a choice of a Walnut or Black Limba body, Contoured 4-bolt figured Bird’s Eye Maple neck with dual graphite reinforcement rods, Pau Ferro fingerboard, 22 Jescar Stainless Steel Frets, and a Schecter 6-Point Vintage Trem. The Dream Machine-II is offered in a S/S/S or H/S/S pick-up configuration and is loaded with Schecter’s handmade USA Monstertone pick-ups (S/S/S) or Schecter USA Supercharger Mach-6/Monstertone pick-ups (H/S/S). The Dream Machine-II is the ultimate “throwback” to yesteryear. A modern take on Schecter’s original California Custom Guitar!