Inaugural Awards Presented to Industry Icons Who Have Contributed Greatly to the Music Industry While Using Roland and/or BOSS Gear throughout Their Careers Los Angeles, CA, January 21, 2016 — During the 2016 Roland International Press Conference, held Wednesday, January 20, 2016, on the eve of the NAMM Show in Anaheim, California, Roland presented its […]
Tag: NAMM 2016
Hand built basses from French luthier Sebastien Aquilina are musical works of art. Elegant design and understated appointments meld to create an eminently playable instrument.
The ToneWoodAmp SOLO is an electro-acoustic device that adds effects to an acoustic guitar (Reverb, Delay, Tremolo/Delay, Leslie style Tremolo, Auto-Wah and Overdrive) UNPLUGGED – with the effects emanating organically from the guitar’s sound hole and body with no amp and no speaker. No holes to drill, no screws. Late in the day on […]
Plays like butter…I just had a chance to try a set of Fodera’s light gauge nickels on my 5 string. Very zingy, yet punchy, for a nickel round. They felt a little edgy at first, not sticky, but you could almost feel a sharpness to the edges sliding up and down the neck. They mellowed after […]
This is a stunning minimalist instrument for the bass player who has everything I met with Russ Rubman at NAMM 2016 to play the Gittler space age work of art bass guitar. Wow! This thing is amazing. Incredibly light yet responsive with a big bass sound. It takes a couple minutes to adjust to the feel of the […]
Delivering classic Peavey tone, the MiniMEGA features 1,000 Watts of power and produces incredibly full and rich sound in a compact package that weighs in at only 9 lbs. This is a professional bass head at a very affordable price ($599 street).
Hartke, an industry leader in bass innovation, is pleased to introduce its new Nx (nickel) and Sx (stainless steel) Series round wound bass guitar strings. The American-made Nx and Sx Premium Bass Guitar Strings provide Serious Tone® and enhanced playability for the modern bass player. Featuring hex core wire that has been precisely wound to […]
“State of the bass” design and manufacturing techniques meld to produce one the finest bass amps available I met with Jeff Genzler in his booth on bass player row, shared with boutique bass builder Sebastien Aquilina, at the 2016 Winter NAMM show in Anaheim, California. The new Genzler amp and cabs are reminiscent of the […]
Mu-FX introduces the Boostron 3 multi-function all analog guitar stompbox at NAMM 2016 Mu-FX, born from the creator of the fabled Mu-Tron III, has returned to NAMM with a hot new stompbox for guitar. In a lighweight and robust aluminum enclosure, this pedal is packed with features that drive, overdrive and control your guitar and […]
The highly awarded EBS Billy Sheehan Signature Drive is now followed by a Deluxe model. It is a complete analog design with exceptional features to turn it into your own ‘signature’ drive. Billy Sheehan demonstrated his new drive pedal at NAMM 2016. The new stompbox builds on the original Billy Sheehan drive pedal, the second best […]