PLUS Pedal is an exciting new effects unit that offers piano-style sustain and sostenuto functions for all types of melodic instruments, including woodwind, brass, string and bowed instruments, and, of course, guitars and bass.  The concept for PLUS Pedal...
As a gigging musician, you come to a point when you realize that Jane Q. Public has little to no idea just how much of your blood, sweat and tears go into making live music or about the ringing...
Preview Day - January 18, 2017
I was excited to check out Nashville's Summer NAMM for the first time this year, having been to the Winter NAMM show in Anaheim, CA a handful of times. I was wondering how this would differ and it did...
Melville, NY – July 13th, 2017 – British guitar amp company, Blackstar Amplification, continues its 10-year anniversary celebration with the release of the Venue Series MK II amplifiers. This bestselling line of all-valve amplifiers has been completely revamped and...
HOLLYWOOD, CALIF. (July 14, 2017) – Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) announces the expansion of its Pro Audio offering with Fighter Series powered speakers debuting at Summer NAMM 2017 in Nashville, Tenn. Perfect for bands, solo performers, DJs, schools,...
(The NAMM Show, Anaheim, CA – January 25, 2018) – Ernie Ball (Booth 5220, D5), the world's premier manufacturer of guitar strings, musical instrument accessories and volume pedals, introduces its Prodigy Picks. Two sizes are available: the Prodigy Pick (Standard) and...
SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. (July 13, 2017) – Jackson will unveil several new products this week at the Summer NAMM Show in Nashville, Tenn., including additions to Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian’s and Iron Maiden guitarist Adrian Smith’s signature collections. X Series Signature...
EL CAJON, CALIF JUL. 11, 2017 -- Today Taylor Guitars® announces the expansion of its popular and innovative small-body 12-string design platform with the launch of the new Grand Concert 362ce. The company is also making its Florentine cutaway...
New to NAMM this year at the Boutique Guitar Showcase area was custom guitar maker McSwain Guitars of Portland, Oregon. Founder, Head Designer and Luthier, Stephen McSwain, explained how he started his guitar business and his approach to building his custom guitars.