NAMM 2018 – Latest From World’s Biggest Gearfest!

If you haven't heard about NAMM then you must be living in a cave! The great and the good and the not so big have all been there trying to get the attention of the music press with their latest offerings. Here is a selection of some great new gear and guitars.

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NAMM 2018 – Find Out What’s Making The Gear Headlines!

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Every year the world’s instrument and gear manufactures get together to show of their latest must have offerings in the world’s biggest music gear show. This is our roundup of all the must have new gear that is making the headlines. Will you be drooling over their latest offerings? We think you definitely will!

Latest Guitar News From Namm 2018

Without doubt, the guitar is still a big deal at NAMM despite the various stories of it’s impending doom! Here are some highlights from the show.

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Gibson True Historic 1956 Les Paul Goldtop Reissue · Electric Guitar Gibson True Historic 1956 Les Paul Goldtop Reissue · Electric Guitar No ratings yet £2,640.00 £460.00

Last update on 2018-12-13 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

UNBIASED NAMM REVIEW – O3 Radon Handmade 6-string Guitar NAMM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i7HzPEH1K3YSPECIAL NAMM 2018 EDITION of the UNBIASED GEAR REVIEWS Find out more information about the instruments at: http://www.o3custom.com/en/ DISCLAIMER – all views contained herein are mine and UNBIASED NAMM REVIEW – O3 Radon Handmade 6-string Guitar NAMM 2018

Marchione Guitars Unveils New Classical at Winter NAMM 2018

http://classicalguitarmagazine.com/marchione-guitars-unveils-new-classical-at-winter-namm-2018/In the Fall 2017 issue Classical Guitar, our main instrument reviewer, Adam Perlmutter, rhapsodized about one of Marchione Guitars’ classical models. Texas luthier Stephen Marchione doesn’t build many, but when he does, they’re gems. And so is this one, which he was showing at Winter NAMM in Anaheim, California. Marchione Guitars Unveils New Classical at Winter NAMM 2018

Alvarez Launches 3 Honduran Mahogany Guitars at Winter NAMM

http://acousticguitar.com/alvarez-winter-namm-2018/Alvarez Guitars launched a new Honduran series in its Yairi line. The new Alvarez-Yairi Honduran lineup, which feature all-solid Honduran mahogany backs and sides built using wood purchased nearly five decades ago by Mr. Yairi. The guitars also include mahogany necks with ebony fingerboards, ebony bridges, and bone nuts and saddles, with a street price around $2,700. The line debuted with three new models, an all-mahogany OM, and an OM and a dreadnought with an Adirondack tops and Honduran backs and sides.  (Look for a parlor shape later in the year. Alvarez Launches 3 Honduran Mahogany Guitars at Winter NAMM 2018

RBI Music Introduces its Stella-inspired Vintage Brand Guitars at Winter NAMM 2018

http://acousticguitar.com/rbi-music-winter-namm-2018/Fred Taylor of RBI Music introduces the company’s Vintage brand guitars at Winter NAMM 2018. These guitars were inspired by vintage Stella guitars and designed by noted player and collector Paul Brett. They feature solid woods and Fishman electronics. RBI Music Introduces its Stella-inspired Vintage Brand Guitars at Winter NAMM 2018

Luna Guitars Unveils New Instruments

http://acousticguitar.com/luna-guitars-unveils-new-instruments-at-winter-namm-2018/In this video from Winter NAMM 2018, Adam at Luna Guitars presents new models from the Henna, Gypsy, and Vintage series. Watch the video to learn more. Luna Guitars Unveils New Instruments at Winter NAMM 2018

Tanglewood Debuts Union Series Solid-Top Guitars at Winter NAMM 2018

http://acousticguitar.com/tanglewood-debuts-union-series-solid-top-guitars-at-winter-namm-2018/In this video from Winter NAMM 2018, John Stippell from Tanglewood Guitars Introduces the company’s new Union Series guitars, which feature solid mahogany tops, mahogany backs and sides, and maple hardwood binding. The Union Series instruments are available in cutaway and standard dreadnought and folk configurations. Watch the video for more. Tanglewood Debuts Union Series Solid-Top Guitars at Winter NAMM 2018

Denis Chang Demoing new Godin Gypsy Jazz guitar 2

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jx0CtuT5OhQDenis Chang at NAMM 2018 with Emmett Mahoney in the Godin room. Denis was demoing the new Gypsy Jazz guitar just finished by Godin guitars which he helped to design. NAMM 2018 Denis Chang Demoing new Godin Gypsy Jazz guitar 2

New Breedlove and Bedell Guitars at Winter NAMM 2018

http://acousticguitar.com/breedlove-bedell-winter-namm-2018/At the Winter 2018 NAMM show, Tom Bedell discusses the range of Breedlove body sizes, presents a Legacy with beautiful cocobolo back and sides, and explains how the company uses sound optimization to create the best tone in each guitar. He also shows a new Bedell guitar with an Adirondack soundboard and Brazilian rosewood back and sides. The company has the world’s largest collection of fully documented Brazilian rosewood, sourced in the 1950s and ’60s, and is offering Brazilian rosewood guitars at prices that are hard to beat—the guitar in the video comes in at just under $4,000 with rebate. Gear Review: Breedlove Oregon Concertina E Sitka Myrtle This will help us improve your ad experience. We will try not to show you such ads again. New Breedlove and Bedell Guitars at Winter NAMM 2018

Last update on 2018-12-13 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

NAMM 2018 Guitar News Snippets

5 Outstanding Boutique Guitar Companies at NAMM 2018

https://reverb.com/news/5-outstanding-boutique-guitar-companies-at-namm-2018 5 Outstanding Boutique Guitar Companies at NAMM 2018

NAMM 2018: Ibanez and Satriani reveal 30th anniversary Chrome Boy

http://www.musicradar.com/news/namm-2018-ibanez-and-satriani-reveal-30th-anniversary-chrome-boy NAMM 2018: Ibanez and Satriani reveal 30th anniversary Chrome Boy

 

GALLERY: NAMM 2018 Day 3

https://www.premierguitar.com/articles/26875-gallery-namm-2018-day-3 GALLERY: NAMM 2018 Day 3

Fender Showcases Custom 9-Neck Guitar, Unveils New Series Guitars & App

https://www.adorama.com/alc/namm-2018-fender-showcases-custom-9-neck-guitar-unveils-new-series-guitars-app NAMM 2018: Fender Showcases Custom 9-Neck Guitar, Unveils New Series Guitars & App

 

 

NAMM 2018 first look video: OneManBand in action

http://www.musicradar.com/news/namm-2018-first-look-video-onemanband-in-action NAMM 2018 first look video: OneManBand in action

 

Eastman Showcases Several Exciting New Guitars at Winter NAMM 2018

http://acousticguitar.com/eastman-winter-namm-2018/ Eastman Showcases Several Exciting New Guitars at Winter NAMM 2018

 

Yamaha announces more affordable FG/FS TransAcoustic guitars with built-in reverb and chorus effects

http://www.musicradar.com/news/namm-2018-yamaha-announces-more-affordable-fgfs-transacoustic-guitars-with-built-in-reverb-and-chorus-effects NAMM 2018: Yamaha announces more affordable FG/FS TransAcoustic guitars with built-in reverb and chorus effects

 

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Fender Blues Junior IV Combo Amp - Black Fender Blues Junior IV Combo Amp - Black No ratings yet £549.00

Last update on 2018-12-13 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

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