Hajime Sato talks about a rare Pat Moran recording that features bassist Scott Lafaro at The Home Entertainment Show Scott Lafaro, best known for his work as bassist for the Bill Evans Trio, died tragically in a car accident 50 years ago this year. He was only 25 years old and had only played the […]
This siliconized rubber skin makes slick work of finding your keyboard shortcuts. For years we had two choices for navigating shortcut commands in Pro Tools – buy a dedicated Pro Tools keyboard, or memorize your moves. Both of these options have drawbacks – in one case you may find yourself plugging and replugging different keyboards […]
Gayle Van Syckle, president and CEO of Nitty Gritty, demonstrates the 30th Anniversary Special Edition Mini-Pro at T.H.E. SHOW: (the home entertainment show) Newport. Vinyl is alive – long live vinyl! Interest in vinyl LPs– and acetate, 78s and 45s – is on the rise, but Nitty Gritty is no newcomer to the care and […]
Randall Wyn Fullmer introduces his first 7-string bass at NAMM 2011 After a succesful career at Walt Disney Animation Studios, Randall went on to create his own “Beauty and the Beast” in the form of finely crafted bass guitars. Wyn Guitars was established in 2006 with Fullmer as both founder and sole luthier for the […]
January 16, 2011 – Sebastien Aquilina talks about his beautifully hand-crafted basses at Winter NAMM French Luthier Sebastien Aquilina designs and builds custom “works of art” bass guitars that play and sound as beautiful as they look. His impeccable craftsmanship and choice of premium appointments creates a synergy with alder, mahogany, poplar, maple, sycamore and […]
This was a great afternoon of hanging out at Jim’s Music Center in Tustin to talk about guitars, tone and in particular, how to get the tone you want with an upgrade to Seymour Duncan Pickups.
Lunch time mini concert at South Coast Plaza.
This is part 2 of the NAMM 2011 press conference for the release of the Gibson Jackson Browne Signature acoustic guitar. Five years in the making-through a series of evolving prototypes-the handmade instrument was designed and is being produced at the Gibson Montana Acoustic MasterShop in Bozeman, MT. Browne collaborated with master luthier Ren Ferguson […]
2011 NAMM show and they pulled out all the stops on the last day. Bootsy Collins, TM Stevens started laying down a groove and Divinity Roxx, Delmar Brown on keyboard
Guitar. Free Guitar Lessons by Jackson Brown; an amazing artist who has sold over 17 million albums, gave almost an hours of guitar lessons at the NAMM Show. NAMM is one of the largest music product trade shows in the world.