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Musikmesse in Photos: Part 1

April 8, 2009
Direct from one of the largest gear gatherings in the world, here’s a sampling of what we saw at Frankfurt Musikmesse 2009.



Blackstar Artisan 15




Blackstar Artisan 15 handwired chassis





Blackstar HT-5S mini stacks





Gibson Joe Bonamassa Les Paul





Gibson 1959 Les Paul Reissue 50th Anniversary





1937 Gibson L 00 Legend Vintage Sunburst





Gibson Elvis Costello Limited Vintage Sunburst




Brunetti Mark 6L6 and Wizard 6V6 heads





Godin Seagull 25th Anniversary





The Carlsbro Nelsonic custom amp and speaker cabinet





Design specs/drawing for Carlsbro Nelsonic




Morpheus Drop Tune pedal




Eastwood Guitars




EBS Classic T90




Fender Bass & Guitar amplifiers; Genz Benz amplifiers




Fibenare Erotic Dalmat





A bevy of guitars and basses by Hagstrom





Nik Huber Guitars Dolphin II - Redwood




Ibanez ART300 BNC





Ibanez Jet King JTK09LTD IV





Ibanez AF105SM Exotic Explorer





Hellecaster Jerry Donahue with Peavey Omniac JD




Hayden MoFo





Martin 0-28VS and 00-28VS





Koch Amps Supernova 6060





Koch Amps Classic-SE





Greg Koch and PG "Mod Garage" columnist Dirk Wacker




Lâg Guitars, Tramontane Series of Acoustics





Lâg Guitars, Jet Master Series





Lâg Guitars, left-handed models





Mark Guitar Super Jazz head & cab




Stompboxes from Markbass  (CW from top left: Compressore, Riverbero, Octaver, Distorsore,  Super Booster, Super Pro DI, Super Synth)





A custom 5-string bass by Jens Ritter





A custom bass by Jens Ritter





Ruokangas Guitars





Ruokangas Guitars custom double-neck