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Gear-Show Demo

Flaxwood Guitars-Rautia, Laine, Liekki & more

January 30, 2009
PG's Chris Burgess is On Location at NAMM '09 where he visits the Flaxwood Guitars booth. In this video, we get an up close and personal look at Flaxwood who has developed an alternative tonewood for guitars with a hollowbody. Check out this video as Harry Orlove demos a Flaxwood model and shows of their tonal repertoire.
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Jet Fretz-Custom Guitar Frets

January 30, 2009
PG's Chris Burgess is On Location at NAMM '09 where he stops by the Jet Fretz booth. In this clip we talk with Jet Fretz founder Jason Rivera as we gives us the inside scoop behind his new frets and what they can do for your guitar. In addition, we get to hear these babies in action as Jason plays us a little demo.
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Mighty Mite - Guitar Parts and Accessories

January 30, 2009
PG's Chris Burgess is On Location at NAMM '09 where he stops by the Mighty Mite booth. In this clip, we hear from the man himself, Jeff Kylloe as he walks us through his wide assortment of accessories, knobs, necks, bodies, pickups and bridges. If you're looking for Fender licensed parts or one-stop shop to build your own hot-rod, Mighty Mite will surely have the parts to help with the job.
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Neutrik-convertCON & crystalCON XLR Products

January 30, 2009
PG's Chris Burgess is On Location at NAMM '09 where he visits Neutrik's booth. In this clip, we get to see some new Neutrik products to offer some night time relief for gigging guitarists. The convertCON eases away any headaches of unprepared colleagues or ill-equipped clubs by having an XLR connector that can go both ways; male or female.
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Eden Electronics-World Tour Black Series Amp

January 27, 2009
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location at NAMM '09 where she visits the Eden Electronics booth. In this clip, we get our first glance at the new World Tour Black Series created by Eden Electronics. With more watts than you'll ever need and an onboard EQ, this amp should hang tough with the rock and metal crowds.
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Parker Guitars-Adrian Belew Signature and more

January 27, 2009
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location at NAMM '09 where she stops by the Parker Guitars booth. In this clip, we get to see one of the elusive Adrian Belew signature guitars which features a Line 6 variax that includes 25 tones and instrument models. We also get a chance to check out Adam Dutkiewiez's (Killswitch Engage) signature guitar which is the first to feature EMG pickups. In addition, we get our hands on their latest project, the MIDIFly. It includes a fully-operating midi system built into the guitar.
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Randall Amps-Nuno Bettencourt and RM 12 models

January 27, 2009
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location at NAMM '09 as she stops by the Randall Amplifiers booth. In this video, you'll get to see Randall's latest signature amp for Nuno Bettencourt which is the first Randall amp to be built with all tubes and it also features a VU meter. In addition, we get a chance to see Randall's latest modular series amp, the RM 12.
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Washburn Guitars-George Lynch & Stu Hamm Acoustics

January 27, 2009
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location at NAMM '09 where visits Washburn Guitars booth. In this segment, we get to look at George Lynch's new signature acoustic. It has some pretty intense western meets horror graphics on the body. We also get a peek at Stu Hamm's signature acoustic bass which features a bridge that allows players to individually intonate each string. For electric lovers, we get our hands on James Malone's new signature.
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Dean Guitars-Buddy Blaze ML

January 27, 2009
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location at NAMM '09 where she stops by the Dean booth. Here, she talks with Elliott Rubinson (Dean CEO) Buddy Blaze (famous luthier) and Pat Baker (Dean US Custom Shop) as they talk about their latest project, the Dean Buddy Blaze ML. All three guys describe their part in the process and how they wanted to create a whole new guitar that met Buddy's standards. Pat Baker takes the Buddy Blaze ML for a ride through the new Dean Dime amp.
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Dean Guitars Dime Amp Demo

January 26, 2009
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location at NAMM '09 where she goes to to the Dean booth. In this video, we talk with Elliott Rubinson, Dean's CEO, about their latest amp endeavor; the Dime Amp. These amps and combo sets are designed after the legendary sounds and tones of Darrell "Dimebag" Abbott of Pantera/Damageplan fame. With the help of Darrell's long-time tech, Grady Champion and Dean's technicians, they feel these amps will get guitarists as close as possible to his epic tone.
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