NAMM 2020: SUZI Q AND TAL WILKENFELD CELEBRATED AT SHE ROCKS AWARDS

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Stage photos by Greg Phillips. Red carpet shots by Debbie Kruger Australian Musician was honoured to have been present at the very first She Rocks Awards back in 2013 and it’s wonderful to see that  in the ensuing years, it has become one of the NAMM Show’s major events. Women…

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NAMM 2020: ROGER SADOWSKY & MARCUS SPANGLER TALK NEW WARWICK DEAL

Posted in Bass, Blog, Gear

With over 80 years of combined experience in traditional instrument craftsmanship, Roger Sadowsky of Sadowsky Guitars and Hans-Peter Wilfer of Warwick GmbH of Germany have teamed up to bring a full range of quality instruments and accessories to musicians worldwide under the Sadowsky brand name. At Winter NAMM 2020, Australian…

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NAMM 2020: JONI MITCHELL MELTS HEARTS AT TEC AWARDS 

Posted in Blog, Special Features, Uncategorized

Pics by Greg Phillips (except where indicated) Winners in 23 technical and eight creative excellence categories were announced at the 35th Annual NAMM TEC AWARDS, Saturday, January 18, from the global NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA. Presented by The NAMM Foundation and held annually, the event recognizes the exemplary achievements and innovations behind…

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NAMM 2020: PRESS CONFERENCE -STEVE VAI PRESENTS IBANEZ ‘PIA” GUITAR

Posted in Artists, Electric Guitars, Gear, Interviews

At Winter NAMM 2020 Ibanez presented their new collaboration with guitar great Steve Vai, the gorgeous PIA (Paradise in Art) Steve Vai Signature guitar. The new model features a solid alder body and a five-piece maple and walnut neck, with a rosewood fretboard emblazoned with a multi-coloured blossom inlay. A ying…

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NAMM 2020: NEW FROM RADIAL ENGINEERING

Posted in Blog, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)

Radial Engineering’s Jay Porter takes us on a tour of NAMM Show releases on their booth this year including the USB mobile for phone or tablet, BT Pro V2, PZ-Pro for acoustic guitar, Hotshot 48V condenser mic switcher, and new flagship DI HDI. Distributed in Australia by Amber Technology

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