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Frankfurt, Germany
(April 7, 2011) -- The second day of Musikmesse brought the MIPA (Musikmesse International Press Award) announcements, and another heaping helping of beautiful gear to check out.

Here are today's new product announcements:
Fender Introduces 100-Watt Super-Sonic Amps and Cabinets
Gibson Announces Les Paul Standard Bass Oversized
Gretsch Introduces G6120DE Duane Eddy Signature Hollow Body Guitar
Martin Unveils Six New Ukulele Models
Ampeg Unveils GVT Series Guitar Amplifiers

MIPA Awards
The MIPA Awards honor musical instruments in a number of categories. The winners and nominees are listed below, with the winners in bold and red.

Electric Guitar
* Vox Virage

* PRS Guitars NF3
* Fender American Deluxe Stratocaster

Acoustic Guitar
* Breedlove American Series C-20/SM
* Martin OMCX1E (tie)
* Yamaha FSX730SC

Guitar Amp Combo
* Blackstar HT-1R
* Fender Mustang Series
* Vox AC30 HW2X

Guitar Amp Head
* Kemper Profiling Amp
* Mesa Engineering Trans-Atlantic TA-15
* Ibanez TSA15H Tube Screamer Amp

Guitar Effects
* Electro-Harmonix Freeze
* Line 6 POD HD Series
* TC Electronic TonePrint Pedals

Acoustic Guitar Amp
* Ultrasound DS4
* Roland AC-33
* Fishman Loudbox Mini

* Dunlop Rev. Williy's
* Rotosound Nexus
* D'Addario XL110

Bass Amp
* Mesa Engineering M3 Carbine Combo
* Fender Bassman TV
* TC Electronic BG500

Bass Cabinet
* TC Electronic RS410
* Markbass Traveler 102P
* Trace Elliot 1028H/1518C

Electric Bass
* Warwick Streamer LX 5
* MusicMan Reflex
* Ibanez ATK200

Acoustic Bass
* Fender Kingman Bass SCE
* Takamine TB240SC-NS
* Warwick Alien

Check out our Day 2 photos on the next page...