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NAMM 2009

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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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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RJM Announces Mini Series, Effect Gizmo for 2009

January 27, 2009
RJM announces their newest products for 2009
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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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Dean Guitars USA Models & Private Stash

January 26, 2009
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location at NAMM '09 where she stops by the Dean booth. In this video, we talk with Elliott Rubinson, Dean's CEO, as he walks us through some US Custom Shop Exotic Woods models and also some US Custom Shop Private Stash models which are one-off models created by Dean in Tampa, FL.
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Dean Guitars-Artist Models and New Deceiver model

January 26, 2009
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location at NAMM '09 where she visits the Dean booth. In this clip, we get an up close and personal look at some of Dean's latest artist models including Michael Schenker, Michael Angelo Batio, Vinnie Moore, Eric Peterson. Also in this video we get to look at Dean's latest model, the Deceiver.
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Brown's Guitar Factory-Fretted/less bass & more

January 26, 2009
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location at NAMM '09 where she stops by the Brown's Guitar Factory booth. In this clip, John Brown walks us through BGF's arsenal of basses, both fully fretted and an assortment of fretted/less, guitars and tools/repair accessories that'll surely help during your next repair endeavor.
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65 Amps Lil' Elvis Amp Demo

January 26, 2009
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location at NAMM '09 where she swings by the 65 Amps booth. In this video, we get a chance to hear from 65 Amps co-founders Dan Boul and Peter Stroud, as they walk us through their latest "small-big" amp, the Lil' Elvis. While this sucker doesn't carry all the watts like many other 65 Amp models, it still provides that punch and ability to clean up when neccessary. Also, this amp marks a first for 65 Amps as the Lil' Elvis is their first amp to come in under $2000.
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Marshall Announces MB Series Bass Amps

January 23, 2009
Marshall''s bass amp offerings are expanded
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