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Gear-Show Demo

NAMM '15 - Reverend Guitars Bayonet RA90 and Descent H90 Baritone Demos

February 16, 2015
Joe Naylor walks us through his two newest Railhammer-equipped 6-strings.
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NAMM '15 - Music Man StingRay Neck Through Bass & Slinky Flatwound Cobalt Bass Strings Demos

February 16, 2015
The San Luis Obispo-based company unveils their first-ever neck-through 4-string model.
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NAMM '15 - Santa Cruz Custom PJ, Custom 1929 OOO, and Tony Rice Pro Demos

February 15, 2015
Richard Hoover shares his building philosophy and inspiration behind three new handmade models.
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NAMM '15 - Source Audio Nemesis Delay, Vertigo Tremolo, and After Shock Bass Distortion Demos

February 14, 2015
The kings of flexibility simplify a new line of effects for guitar and bass.
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NAMM '15 - RJM Music Technology Mastermind PBC Switcher Demo

February 13, 2015
Ron Menelli shows off his first switching unit designed for use on a pedalboard.
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NAMM '15 - Friedman Jerry Cantrell Signature Amp, Phil X Signature Amp, & Custom Guitar Demos

February 13, 2015
The amp master creates three new rock boxes and unveils a new handmade collection of 6-strings.
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NAMM '15 - Washburn Guitars Americana Series

February 13, 2015
Check out a whole new stash of mandolins, banjos, resos, and more.
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NAMM '15 - Jackson Guitars Misha Mansoor Bulb HT 6 and EVH 5150III 100S Demos

February 12, 2015
See and hear two new signature pieces of gear in action.
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NAMM '15 - L.R. Baggs Session Acoustic DI Demo

February 12, 2015
Guitarist Doyle Dykes shows off what Lloyd Baggs' new signature studio sound can do to your live tone.
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NAMM '15 - Tone King Imperial MK II & Fano Guitars ML6 Demos

February 12, 2015
See and hear Mark Bartel's reimagined combo that launched his company 20 years ago. Plus, get a taste of Dennis Fano's SG-meets-Telecaster solidbody.
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NAMM '15 - Peavey Vypyr Pro-100 Demo

February 11, 2015
Hartley Peavey revamps his flagship modeling amp with more features and flexibility.
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NAMM '15 - Lâg Guitars Tramontane Snakewood Demo

February 11, 2015
See and hear how the French company updated their most-popular acoustic line with new exquisite tonewood options and Fishman electronics.
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NAMM '15 - Diamond Guitars & Amps 327SD Amp, Hailfire EX, Zoltan Bathory Signature Halcyon ZB

February 11, 2015
The Houston brand unveils a handful of new models and updates, plus show off their newest head—the company's first one with 5881 tubes—that was designed and built with Mike Soldano.
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NAMM '15 - Stetsbar Wraparound-Bridge Stetsbar Demo

February 11, 2015
See and hear Eric Stets' newest, non-invasive tremolo system.
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NAMM '15 - Laney Ironheart IRT-Pulse Tube Preamp Demo

February 10, 2015
The Birmingham-based company puts their beloved high-gain amp into a small-but-dirty stompbox package.
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NAMM '15 - Ashdown B-Social 75W Demo

February 10, 2015
The UK-based amp company releases a micro amp that allows bassists to play wirelessly and also doubles as a bluetooth streaming boombox.
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NAMM '15 - Mooer Audio Micro Looper & Wahter Wah Demos

February 10, 2015
See and hear two new miniaturized stomps in action that street for under $99.
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NAMM '15 - EarthQuaker Devices Park Fuzz, Fuzz Master General, and Hummingbird Demos

February 10, 2015
The wonky effects gurus from Akron bring two new fuzzes and update two old favorites with more extreme controls.
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NAMM '15 - Dialtone Pickups 2015 Metal Case Model Demos

February 9, 2015
See and hear how these latest p'ups can be tweaked on the fly.
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NAMM '15 - DOD Effects Trio Band Creator Demo

February 9, 2015
See and hear how the DigiTech brand has created a stomp that listens to what you play and automatically generates bass and drum parts that match your chord progressions and rhythmic feel.
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