The cool gear we saw on the floor on the first day of Summer NAMM.

Wechter Roundneck Resonator
"Wechter introduced a new roundneck resonator guitar at Summer NAMM 2011. Designed by Tim Scheerhorn, the model has post-and-baffle construction and every guitar has its frets dressed with a Plek Pro and sports a Scheerhorn cone. Street is $825 with hardshell case."

Check out our other galleries from Summer NAMM: Day 2 - Day 3

Optimized for a balanced sound with plenty of booty on tap, Nordstrand Audio CatPups offer classically inspired tones for any platform into which you can fit them.

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A newly designed koa wonder that packs a punch.

Incredibly easy to play. Well-balanced tone.

Not as visually stunning as other koa models.


Taylor 724ce

Hawaiian koa has been a favorite of boutique acoustic builders for ages. It has a cool tone personality, somewhere between rosewood and mahogany. It can be used for both back and sides and for top wood, and it’s beautiful. It’s also pretty expensive. The good news is that Taylor’s new 724ce is built with a breed of Koa that actually helps players save a few bucks.
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An all-analog polyphonic amplitude synthesizer that alters the attack and decay time of any sound source without sacrificing the fidelity of the original tone.

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